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Slightly Above Average

Hot damn, I did OK on the MAT! And it’s over!

So, one step closer to library school now. The test was NOT easy. I had been taking a few “dummy’ tests from a CD I got from the library and had done extraordinarily well on those…scored in the 98th percentile. Now, I am thinking those practice tests were made easy to boost one’s confidence. The reality of my test day was that I scored above average, but certainly not in the “Wile E. Coyote, Super Genius” range.

Apparently, there IS a parody of analogies: Conan O’Brien does an SAT Analogies bit (even though they have now dropped the analogies from the SAT).

You can check it out here: http://www.nbc.com/nbc/Late_Night_with_Conan_O’Brien/satanalogies/satanalogies_0106_1.shtml

***Update 9/10/07: Got the official test scores in the mail today and it seems I did better than I thought….scored in the 99th percentile! Yea, me! Not that it means I won’t be doing anymore dumb things, as I seem to have a pretty strong track record there….


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