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