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Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Computer gets it wrong on MCAT

About 800 students encountered mistakes -- questions on songbirds after a passage about robotic fish, for example -- on the Medical College Admission Test last weekend, the first time the test was administered only by computer rather than by paper and pencil, according to a story in today's New York Times.

Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 06:10 AM
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