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Old 20th March 2017, 13:21   #166
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Nothing yet buddy, they said a week (5 working days so would expect to hear by Wednesday). How did you think you got on? I think I did well in GB and the tea occ. Not sure I did so well in the memory test about Glopp. Will be gutted if thats what lets me down. Think i maybe got around 10/11 out of the 18 for sure. Im sure I will get shot down for saying this as I should of done my research better and learnt about glop but its not really a memory test if people have learnt the information beforehand. I mean would people who get 18/18 would they be able to get that figure if it was about a completly different subject with no prior knowledge? I thought 10 out of 18 would be a good score on a new topic with 5 mins reading but maybe that will not be the case. Oh well am still hopeful have done enough
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Old 20th March 2017, 13:29   #167
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Nothing yet buddy, they said a week (5 working days so would expect to hear by Wednesday). How did you think you got on? I think I did well in GB and the tea occ. Not sure I did so well in the memory test about Glopp. Will be gutted if thats what lets me down. Think i maybe got around 10/11 out of the 18 for sure. Im sure I will get shot down for saying this as I should of done my research better and learnt about glop but its not really a memory test if people have learnt the information beforehand. I mean would people who get 18/18 would they be able to get that figure if it was about a completly different subject with no prior knowledge? I thought 10 out of 18 would be a good score on a new topic with 5 mins reading but maybe that will not be the case. Oh well am still hopeful have done enough
But glop isn't real, it's only loosely based on Sandite
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Old 20th March 2017, 13:34   #168
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I know mate, but more research should of been done by myself in that area if I had read a bit about sandite and others experiences of testing. Did you do the tests? How do you think you got on?
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Old 20th March 2017, 13:42   #169
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I know mate, but more research should of been done by myself in that area if I had read a bit about sandite and others experiences of testing. Did you do the tests? How do you think you got on?
I was lucky enough to pass it without any knowledge about Sandite

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Old 20th March 2017, 18:51   #170
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Nothing yet buddy, they said a week (5 working days so would expect to hear by Wednesday). How did you think you got on? I think I did well in GB and the tea occ. Not sure I did so well in the memory test about Glopp. Will be gutted if thats what lets me down. Think i maybe got around 10/11 out of the 18 for sure. Im sure I will get shot down for saying this as I should of done my research better and learnt about glop but its not really a memory test if people have learnt the information beforehand. I mean would people who get 18/18 would they be able to get that figure if it was about a completly different subject with no prior knowledge? I thought 10 out of 18 would be a good score on a new topic with 5 mins reading but maybe that will not be the case. Oh well am still hopeful have done enough
Yes, wierdly for what seems like the simplest bit, i was worried about the glop test, there were two answers I went back and changed as I wasn't sure, and i keep thinking, like yourself, what will the pass mark be, but I suspect there is no pass mark, Chiltern will just sift the results depending how many they need to interview.
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Old 20th March 2017, 20:30   #171
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Yes, wierdly for what seems like the simplest bit, i was worried about the glop test, there were two answers I went back and changed as I wasn't sure, and i keep thinking, like yourself, what will the pass mark be, but I suspect there is no pass mark, Chiltern will just sift the results depending how many they need to interview.
There are pass marks. When I did my with another testing we got told on the day pass or fail so the fact chiltern haven't told you suggests they maybe looking to progress the highest scoring people to the next stage. I wouldn't be surprised to hear of people passing the tests but not having their application progressed.
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Old 20th March 2017, 20:31   #172
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interested to hear how people approached the memory test on the day- did you listen and read at the same speed as the audio, then take notes? did you take notes at the same time as the audio? etc
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Old 20th March 2017, 21:34   #173
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interested to hear how people approached the memory test on the day- did you listen and read at the same speed as the audio, then take notes? did you take notes at the same time as the audio? etc
Yes to all that. Statistically you are massively more likely to remember detail having written it all down.'
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Old 20th March 2017, 22:39   #174
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I know mate, but more research should of been done by myself in that area if I had read a bit about sandite and others experiences of testing. Did you do the tests? How do you think you got on?
The 'Glop' test could be based on the Teletubbies as long as they had numbers and detail to recall. Its not the subject that they are testing you on, its the ability to recall specific detailed information correctly, which could be asked on literally ANY subject.
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Old 20th March 2017, 22:41   #175
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The 'Glop' test could be based on the Teletubbies as long as they had numbers and detail to recall. Its not the subject that they are testing you on, its the ability to recall specific detailed information correctly, which could be asked on literally ANY subject.
Absolutely spot on, couldn't agree more!
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Old 20th March 2017, 22:42   #176
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Yes, wierdly for what seems like the simplest bit, i was worried about the glop test, there were two answers I went back and changed as I wasn't sure, and i keep thinking, like yourself, what will the pass mark be, but I suspect there is no pass mark, Chiltern will just sift the results depending how many they need to interview.
There absolutely is definitely a pass mark and an enhanced pass mark. I believe enhanced is minimum of 16/18. No idea of a pass mark though.
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Old 20th March 2017, 23:56   #177
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There absolutely is definitely a pass mark and an enhanced pass mark. I believe enhanced is minimum of 16/18. No idea of a pass mark though.
Hello Jonny, how do you know the enhanced pass mark and how reliable is your information? Thanks
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Hello Jonny, how do you know the enhanced pass mark and how reliable is your information? Thanks
Hi Trio. I suppose different companies can have a different view of what they consider to be enhanced, but I was told 16 off the record. Sorry I can't be specific but it was a reliable source in terms of the scoring. I don't proclaim to know what is expected on all of these tests, the only insider info I was told was 16 for the glop and one mistake on the reactions test were good enough. No info on any other modules though.
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Old 22nd March 2017, 00:17   #179
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Hi Trio. I suppose different companies can have a different view of what they consider to be enhanced, but I was told 16 off the record. Sorry I can't be specific but it was a reliable source in terms of the scoring. I don't proclaim to know what is expected on all of these tests, the only insider info I was told was 16 for the glop and one mistake on the reactions test were good enough. No info on any other modules though.
Thanks, reading the forums different views crop on pass marks and enhanced passes, so I was interested to know how good your information was. On a personal note I will just have to wait and see what Chiltern make of my scores!
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Thanks, reading the forums different views crop on pass marks and enhanced passes, so I was interested to know how good your information was. On a personal note I will just have to wait and see what Chiltern make of my scores!
Fingers crossed matey!
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