Specializes in Pediatrics, Pediatric Float, PICU, NICU. In addition, I read the Saunder's book front to back and took notes on every chapter (in total about 200 pages of notes!!) I know the number of questions doesn't matter but I'm still so anxious becasue I have so much riding on this and don't know how I'm going to make it through the next few days! The number of questions you get has absolutely nothing to with determining pass or fail. I had taken the HESI exit exam for my school 3 times before I passed with an 871 in Nov 08. Hi. Passed NCLEX 130 questions! What action should the RN take?" allnurses.com, INC, 7900 International Drive #300, Bloomington MN 55425 I felt also like I didn't answer the last number of questions correctly. Took NCLEX today and stopped at 120-130 questions, Shut off at 75 Questions but got last answer wrong. I had to stop caring what my other classmates did, I even had to shut off my phone some days because it was plain depressing. Specializes in Mental health, substance abuse, geriatrics, PCU. and then studied from the notes and referenced the book when needed. My second last question was a SATA and my final question was a drag and drop. I also passed too! I really thought HESI would be harder, but now I find NCLEX harder, but then again, when I got to the prioritization, I just predominantly chose airway problems predominantly over circulation like Kaplan recommended...HESI hardly had any prioritization. ⚠️ PASSED NCLEX with 130 Questions January 20 Eleiza said: “I graduated from the RN program about 3 years ago with a 3.9 GPA. I think most people leave that way. For example, let's say we had questions about blood pressure. Our mission is to Empower, Unite, and Advance every nurse, student, and educator. How many questions are on the NCLEX-RN? Questions are written both above and below passing standard. So nervous and tired of taking NCLEX. I made it to 178 on my first NCLEX test & failed. Good Luck and try to relax. You did your best and that was all you could do. I just took the NCLEX-RN for the first time and WOW. 1-612-816-8773. Right or wrong answers aren’t necessarily the determination of passing. allnurses.com, INC, 7900 International Drive #300, Bloomington MN 55425 I think very few people walk out feeling confident. Specializes in Pediatrics, Pediatric Float, PICU, NICU. Took my exam on July 1st feeling prepared after doing both a review course (Anderson NCLEX Review through Fitzgerald website) and … Prioritization and Pharm, No calculations! I too graduated from a 2nd BSN program and did very well in school. I just went out and got a good movie and hopefully I can get to sleep tonight because I barely slept a wink last night! I just graduated in Dec 08 from the local universitys 2nd Degree BSN program. Is this a bad news if you remember 5 question and you checked and you really answered the wrong answer. I thought I passed because I got 75 and didn't. How bad is that the computer will shut you off at 60? I'm a little embarrassed. No I did not pass. I took the NCLEX-RN for the first time today at 0800, and I stopped at 120-130 questions. The NCLEX will serve up between 75 and 265 questions. I was really hoping to stop at 75, but that didn't happen. This would be where you would hold the medication and notify the provider. Generally speaking however, when it cuts off at the minimum, you have either done really well or really not-so-well. hope you will enjoy your profession and a good successful life. Well, I will be praying for you hard, CONGRATS in advance, you will pass it next time. Low order questions include ones that are merely memory or regurgitation of facts. It only matters how many questions you answered right or wrong. Did u do Pearson cue trick sorry to hear that. Good Luck to you! Just got all 130 questions on NCLEX. . Although, I have to admit, I did sleep well last night. Check out the NEW allnurses NCLEX Study Guide it will help you pass the NCLEX. You would then select hypotension. http://faculty.academyart.edu/faculty/teaching-topics/teaching-curriculum/enhancing-teacher-student-interaction/different-types-questions-blooms-taxonomy.html. I also passed too! I haven't seen a single post about anyone failing in 60 questions, and for those of you that need to see that, here it is. I thought I was doing well but when I went passed 75, I was horrified and started to panic! FAQs for Educators and Nursing Regulatory Bodies (NRBs) In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, NCSBN introduced several carefully evaluated and tested modifications to the NCLEX examinations. I took the NCLEX-RN for the first time today at 0800, and I stopped at 120-130 questions. Oh, and overall, I just got a lot of prioritization and drug questions. Good luck. I was one of the first to take the new NCLEX where there was a minimum of only 60 questions and a maximum of 130 with 4 hours only. I guess my question is, did anyone experience something similar? Specializes in Medical and general practice now LTC. I am here to tell you that I passed taking all of the 130 questions. Specializes in Long term care; med-surg; critical care. It is normal to leave thinking you have done terribly, and failed. Under the new NCLEX rule if the computer shut you off at 60 question does it mean that you answered 50 question right or you only answered 25 question right. Hello how are you? Rejoin the rest of the world! Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, both NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN exams will retain some of the characteristics of the modified exam. I blamed myself. No calculations. feeling defeated. After 60 questions, the test kept going. Specializes in Mental health, substance abuse, geriatrics, PCU. The answers was right there. Just passed at 130 (max due to covid) Pearson Vue Trick didn’t work. The NCLEX is really hard to predict so do try to distract yourself with other things while you wait for your results.Hang in there. Since 1997, allnurses is trusted by nurses around the globe. Has 32 years experience. That just destroyed my confidence. Thank you for taking the time to reply back. I felt like I couldn't focus and didn't know if I was answering anything correctly! Class valedictorian passes NCLEX 2020 in full 130 questions. No giving up. A real post. I can't believe it has been five years since I sat the NCLEX exam myself. I have never been so thankful in my life. I had anxiety even what I know I picked the wrong answer. I'm a little disappointed that I didn't stop at 75 questions, because overall, I was performing near the passing range for a lot of the 25 ques Quizzes from the Hogan Prentice Hall Comp NCLEX RN CD, and now this. I feel like i was way over analyzing the questions and the exam itself based on if i got a SATA following a question i thought i got right. I wanted to write this post for people out there that can't fully relate to every other post out there on NCLEX. I am new on here and was wondering if you passed your NCLEX I took my NCLEX yesterday and the computer shut off in 60 questions I don't know how to feel. Correct answers to questions below the passing standard don’t really lead to passing- you must correctly answer questions at/above the passing standard. Hey everyone! Also this not fair, you will study all month and NCLEX will ask question from different area. We're both very lucky! The computer will shut off once your exam is completed, whether you pass or fail. A higher level question would be something more along the lines of "The patient's blood pressure is 75/55. There is a level of competence one must demonstrate. allnurses is a Nursing Career, Support, and News Site. So nervous and tired of taking NCLEX… I just graduated in Dec '08 from the local university's 2nd Degree BSN program. First need to study more . Archived. People who need lots of questions to prove competency are going to struggle. I pray that you pass. Mind you though, I took the course again, this time online in November, and I had taken the in-person class in July '08. Specializes in Programming / Strategist / Web Development. Specializes in OR, education. Higher order questions require one to read a scenario and react to it (apply their knowledge). I hope I pass honestly just tired of testing. =D My best friend got 180 questions and passed the 1st time. There is no way to know how many you answered right or wrong. Now I'm devastated. I too thought I would stop at 75, as many of my friends did and passed. When I got home, I received the email from Pearson, waited an hour, and tried the Pearson Vue Trick. Second test (Feb 2020): Kaplan (same as above) ... keep going FOR YOU. The number of questions you receive is determined in real time by the NCLEX exam software depending on how you answer questions as you go. I have taken my NCLEX 5 times. 60 questions to pass is the same as before, because the full length NCLEX includes 15 unscored questions, which means either way its 60 scored questions to pass at the minimum. Bloom's taxonomy (educational theorist) discusses low order and high order levels of questions. 102 questions was a breeze compared to 265. 1-612-816-8773. Specializes in Peds Hem, Onc, Med/Surg. LOL. I studied and I reviewed most material in the website LOL. Preparing for the NCLEX During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Shut off at 75 Questions but got last answer wrong. I got the bad pop up. Once I did that, I would start over and go through the questions like Joan told us to do. I gat this . Hi there. Posted by 6 months ago. By using the site you agree to our Privacy, Cookies, and Terms of Service Policies. Our members represent more than 60 professional nursing specialties. SMH. Has 15 years experience. I read all the rationales and seemed to be doing ok on the questions. I don't know..sorry, just had to vent. I did the PVT 2hrs and 4 hrs later. These modifications expired on Sept. 30, 2020. Most leave the test feeling like they failed. congratulations for passing your nclex. Please kindly advice. Please kindly advice. She thought she failed and didn't. The NCLEX shut off on me at 60 questions yesterday at 1pm . How bad is that the computer will shut you off at 60? It's literally been 16 hrs at this point and I have a long 32 hrs to go before I have definitive results. It's free to download. DON'T GIVE UP!!! the first 15 question matters alot if you are aiming at stop at 60 question. Congratulations! UWorld is a life saver!!! you-world was very helpful in understanding how to answer the questions but I would say that the questions on the NCLEX were more vague and there was definitely no one obvious answer like in you-world. Congratulations to all you new grad nurses out there! I had taken the HESI exit exam for my school 3 times before I passed with an 871 in Nov '08. But many find out they in fact passed. Close. It only means that is how many questions you got. Hey everyone, I want to share my story because some of you may be in the same situation. I just took NCLEX today as well and had 120-130 questions! I also didn't get any specific subject..in fact, I got a little bit of everything. Even if those questions are answered correctly, it does not help with passing because they do not show that the minimum competency has been met. I realized that now would be a good time to take the NCLEX since I scored high on the Kaplan Diagnostic and Readiness tests, which were 66 and 70 respectively. Thanks. Now, after taking this test, I really like I failed. What action should the RN take?" Hi. I did uworld for a month, every day, and thought I could do it. It took me 4 hours to complete this many questions, so nerves were kind of getting in my way. Don't worry. If it shuts off at 60, it just means that the computer determined with 95% accuracy that giving you any more questions would not change whatever result you got. Just wanted to post this for others who have gotten all 130 questions with the new NCLEX test minimum/maximum (60/130). Some questions are written below the required level of competency. My exam shut off at 102 questions in 2.5 hours. That was all I did in terms of studying to pass the NCLEX. The patient has an order for IV metoprolol. Thank you so much butttttttttt butttttttt OMG. Hi! I Just graduated with my BSN in June and as we all know, coronavirus threw a huge wrench into everyones lives. Specializes in Long term care; med-surg; critical care. We're both very lucky! Has 24 years experience. NCLEX Question About Computer Shut Down At 60. I just overviewed questions y'day morning, and I rested for the rest of the afternoon yesterday. This is my question. Luckily though, I didn't remember any of the questions from the Diagnostic/Readiness tests from July, so I felt good. It went all the way to 130 questions. Thank you so much for sharing this illustration and I think every test taker should be aware of this. I haven't heard anything about my test yet I am so nervous. It isn't going to be an issue for strong test-takers. I took the NCLEX with the new COVID rules: 60 questions min, 130 max. Applying for accommodation in my next exam. I feel so defeated. The patient has an order for IV metoprolol. I thought I did well but the questions seemed easy. You will pass congrat in advance. Our mission is to Empower, Unite, and Advance every nurse, student, and educator. Once it shut off, I told myself I did it. I totally feel your pain! By using the site you agree to our Privacy, Cookies, and Terms of Service Policies. Has 8 years experience. 10. Since 1997, allnurses is trusted by nurses around the globe. What term describes the patient's condition?" Let us know how it goes! Did you get your results yet from your exam earlier this week? Our members represent more than 60 professional nursing specialties. Under the new NCLEX rule if the computer shut you off at 60 question does it mean that you answered 50 question right or you only answered 25 question right. I got 75 and failed the first time. This would be where you would hold the medication and notify the provider. *LOL*! Now, I'm dreading getting my results, because I have to admit, I rushed a little bit toward the end when I felt like I probably would finish at 265 questions, which actually allowed me to spend at least a minute per questions. THAT MEANS NOTHING!! A low level question would be "The patient's blood pressure is 75/55. Congratulations! I took the NCLEX on 06/10, and when it shut off at 60 questions, I had no idea what to think. allnurses is a Nursing Career, Support, and News Site. So try to relax and wait for your results.