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How Is The MPRE Scored?

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How Is The MPRE Scored?

How is the MPRE scored?: The MPRE is composed of 60 multiple choice questions, 50 of which are scored and 10 of which are “test” questions or unsc

ored. Each jurisdiction is able to set their own passing score, but the range is from 75 to 86. The MPRE is scored differently each administration. Therefore, the raw number of questions you need to get correct to pass changes based upon the exam’s difficulty. However, based upon the data of how the MPRE is scored, the overall the numbers do not change much from administration to administration. So, how is the MPRE scored?

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MPRE Study Guide: What Do I Need to Know to Pass?

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MPRE Study Guide: What Do I Need to Know to Pass?

The obvious answer to this question is “the rules.” While that may be annoying to read, we encounter SO many students who never read the rules, in any way shape or form, prior to taking the MPRE. Thus, it is worth reminding you that the rules are the most important thing to know!

So, in short, for an MPRE study guide, you need to know the rules to pass. However, not all the rules are created equal. We firmly believe that if you are trying to maximize your time studying prior to the MPRE you should study smarter, not harder. To do this you should get an idea how they test these rules. Next, you should make sure that you review the rules and practice application. If you do these things, you are much more likely to pass the MPRE.

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What Is The MPRE Raw Score Needed to Pass the MPRE Exam?

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What Is The MPRE Raw Score Needed to Pass the MPRE Exam?

What MPRE raw score do you need to pass the MPRE exam? This is a common question among MPRE takers. The National Conference of Bar Examiners does not release taker’s MPRE raw score, so it is impossible to tell you the precise number of questions you need to answer correctly. However, we hope that the information below will shed some light upon what constitutes a passing score on the MPRE.

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How Many MPRE Questions Should I Answer Total Before The MPRE?

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How Many MPRE Questions Should I Answer Total Before The MPRE?

How Many MPRE Questions Should I Answer Total Before The MPRE?: One of the most common questions we receive is, “How many MPRE questions should I answer to pass the exam?” This is a loaded question! The short answer is one you probably won’t like–it truly depends. A lot students take the position that they will simply do practice questions for their total exam preparation. Some of those students who take that route actually pass. There are many others, however, that take the exam multiple times before finally receiving that passing score. So, trying to determine the number of MPRE questions you should answer prior to taking the exam is a good idea.

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Should I Take the MPRE After the Bar Exam?

MPRE After the Bar ExamShould I Take the MPRE After the Bar Exam?

Many students wonder about whether they should take the MPRE after the bar exam. Often, they’ve delayed talking the MPRE, and want to get what they see as the more stressful exam out of the way. However, depending on their state, this could be a huge mistake! Read further to see why we advise taking the MPRE before the bar exam.

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Taking the August MPRE? Sign up for JD Advising’s MPRE Course!

UBE CourseTaking the August MPRE? Sign up for JD Advising’s MPRE Course!

Taking the August MPRE? Sign up for JD Advising’s MPRE Course!: Are you practicing for the MPRE and still struggling with the questions? Have you taken the MPRE previously and failed? If you’re struggling with passing the MPRE, we highly recommend our Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam Course! We had a 100% passage rate among first time and repeat MPRE takers for the August 2016 administration! We have above a 90% passage rate overall — and this includes students who are taking the MPRE for the first time – or who are taking it for the second, third, fourth+ time.

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I Have Been Professionally Disciplined And Have To Take The MPRE

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I Have Been Professionally Disciplined And Have To Take The MPRE

You may be surprised to learn that one of the phone calls we frequently receive is from attorneys who have been professionally disciplined for one reason or another. Often, they are forced to take the MPRE. The great news is that these people usually pass (even if they have never had to take the MPRE before) and if you are in this situation, you can too!

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Should I Take the MPRE the Summer After 1L Year?

Should I Take the MPRE the Summer After 1L Year?

Should I Take the MPRE the Summer After 1L Year?: Now that your first year of law school is completely behind you (yay!), one thing to start thinking about is when to take the professional responsibility exam.  The MPRE is offered three times a year: March, August, and November.  You have to achieve a passing score on the MPRE before you can receive your law license in most states. (Some states limit the number of times you can take the bar exam without a passing MPRE score. A couple states prohibit you from taking the bar exam at all until you pass the MPRE!)

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Looking For Last Minute MPRE Tutoring?

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Looking For Last Minute MPRE Tutoring?

The MPRE is right around the corner. Many people who have starting studying usually realize that they have questions around this time. And there are others who have not yet started studying and are starting to get nervous about their lack of preparation. No matter what your situation you are in, we can help you. What can a last minute MPRE tutoring session do for you?

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Should I Get An MPRE Tutor?

Should I Get An MPRE Tutor?

Often times the MPRE is talked about as being an “easy” exam. But what people aren’t talking about is that MANY people struggle to pass this test.

In our opinion, the MPRE is a tough exam and it is something that should be taken seriously! If you are considering getting an MPRE tutor, the following are a few reasons why you should.

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I Can’t Pass the MPRE

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I Can’t Pass the MPRE!

Can’t pass the MPRE? Have you taken the MPRE once, twice, three times, four times, or more? You are not alone! We have had students come to us for private tutoring for the MPRE on their seventh time taking it. We also have students who take the MPRE multiple times yet pass the bar exam on their first try.

There is something about the MPRE that makes it very difficult for very smart, successful students to pass!

So, if you can’t seem to pass the MPRE, you may need to change your approach completely! Sometimes changing how you are thinking about and preparing for the MPRE can make a big difference in score.

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Ashley Heidemann from JD Advising LLC participates in University of Detroit Mercy Law School’s Professionalism in Action

Ashley Heidemann from JD Advising LLC  (pictured first on the left in the second row, above) participates in the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Professionalism in Action program.

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law hosts
Professionalism in Action Event

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