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by sen117
Thu May 28, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: General Discussion & FAQ
Topic: Theories of personality
Replies: 1
Views: 454

Theories of personality

Hi, I wanted to confirm my understanding of the theories of personality: 1. It seems that Eysenck is involved in both biological theory and the trait theory. What is the difference between biological theory and the trait theory? Arent they both founded upon the idea that our genes lead to a trait, w...
by sen117
Thu May 21, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: AAMC Resources
Topic: AAMC FL 4 CP 24
Replies: 1
Views: 881

AAMC FL 4 CP 24

It appears that this question requires some understanding of NF-κB signaling pathway. What is the take away from this mechanism? How would I have known that compound 2 itself will initiate the anti-apoptotic NF-kB signaling pathway when both comp 1&2 were administered simultaneously? If there's a wa...
by sen117
Wed May 20, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: AAMC Resources
Topic: AAMC FL 4 review video
Replies: 1
Views: 613

AAMC FL 4 review video

Hi,

Is there a Test and Strategy Review Video or office hour video for the AAMC FL4 by any chance?

Thanks,
by sen117
Wed Apr 15, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Post Questions About Exams and QBank
Topic: NS FL1 PS Q26
Replies: 1
Views: 1333

NS FL1 PS Q26

Hi, I am confused about the following question even after reading a previous explanation posted in 2018: Q. Which of the following statements about human-pet interactions best reflects the Schachter-Singer theory of emotion? I chose B because Physiological response (Timothy's HR increase, shouting o...
by sen117
Mon Mar 09, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Post Questions About Exams and QBank
Topic: Diagnostic Exam
Replies: 1
Views: 811

Diagnostic Exam

In Bicarbonate buffer system H+ (aq) + HCO3- (aq) ↔ H2CO3 (aq) ↔ H2O (l) + CO2 (g) If you increase water concentration, wouldn't it stress the side of the product and shift the reaction to left (increase proton/decrease pH)? I understand water is neutral in pH, but I wanted to understand this in ter...
by sen117
Tue Feb 18, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Post your questions here about Next Step's MCAT books
Topic: Difference between SDS Page and gel electrophoresis in Non-reducing condition?
Replies: 1
Views: 1716

Difference between SDS Page and gel electrophoresis in Non-reducing condition?

Hi, 1. Could you please help me distinguish the following? SDS-PAGE remove non-covalent inter-bond & eliminate conflation from m/z ratio Gel Electrophoresis Non-reducing condition: break inter-bonds b tw proteins except covalent bond (disulfide bond). They seem to have the same function. What is the...
by sen117
Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Post your questions here about any videos in the class
Topic: Lesson 7 BCH_part 8 (Histidine in a gel electrophoresis)
Replies: 1
Views: 1401

Lesson 7 BCH_part 8 (Histidine in a gel electrophoresis)

Hi, I am confused with the following question in lesson 7 video: Q. In an electrophoresis gel with a pH=9.5, match the AA to its overall charge or node to which it will migrate A. His (- charge) I thought His can either be charged + when pH <6 or be uncharged. At pH greater than 7.6 (PI of His), doe...
by sen117
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: General Discussion & FAQ
Topic: MCAT Study plan
Replies: 3
Views: 1285

Re: MCAT Study plan

Dear Mathias, Thank you so much for your thorough advice. I will keep them in mind during my study. A few things to confirm, will the academic manager be reaching me via email? If so, do they already have access to the information? Also, the provided link doesn't seem to work for me ("the warning st...
by sen117
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion & FAQ
Topic: MCAT Study plan
Replies: 3
Views: 1285

MCAT Study plan

Hello, I am writing to seek your advice on how to realistically craft a personal study plan. As an MCAT retaker, I plan on taking it at the beginning of April 2020. According to my previous score, I realized that I am still in need of content review and a serious improvement in CARS section. The stu...
by sen117
Tue Jan 28, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Post your questions here about Next Step's MCAT books
Topic: Quantum numbers
Replies: 1
Views: 937

Quantum numbers

Hello, Could you please help me better understand the Quantum numbers?: I got confused after trying to come up with my own example. Let's say principal quantum number n=4 (which is also the same as the 4th period). Looking at Ca and Cr, the Ca doesn't have d suborbital whereas Cr does. If azimuthal ...