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You need to use some strategy for each of two Solaris exams. One of the possible strategies is so called binary strategy that somewhat reminds quicksort algorithm: on each pass you split questions into to more or less equal half and answer only eraler part. Generally you probably will be able to make three three passes over the questions and on each pass you answer only "easer half" leaving more difficult questions for later. None of such strategies is infallible but just having one can help.
topic1: q1 : short note (plausible choices, info, links to other questions, etc)
q2 : short note
topic2: q1: short note
That might later help to find connections between questions that belong to the same topic.
With adequate preparation you can expect that
only approximately 1/3 of those questions that you managed to
answer can be answered incorrectly (if this was exactly 15 questions then
you lost five questions on this stage [-5] or total 7 question in our
After the exam the software printout will tell you whether you've passed or failed. Ask for the printout in case administrator did not print it. It can help you to prepare for another round, if necessary, or to the next round. Certificates are mailed one week after the exam is completed. As stated in Certification - Policies and Agreement
Sun has a 2-week minimum waiting period before a candidate may attempt to re-take any test. In addition, a candidate may not attempt to take a test more than three (3) times within any calendar year without written permission from the Sun Certification Program Manager.
See also Certification FAQ
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