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Ricardo Espírito Santo
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YEY,

Just passed this certification with 73% just one percent above the pass mark!

Quick advice to all taking the exam soon: MEMORIZE the API

I've mainly studied the HF!

thanks to the authors =)
 
Prachi Pandey
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Hey hi..

I am planning to take this exam on 4th November. Did you study only HFJS or any dumps too. Somehow I am so worried about this exam.
Do you mind helping me with more tips and tricks.

Thanks
Prachi
 
Ricardo Espírito Santo
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Well It's a really hard exam, at least it was to me :p I've finished the HF final book exam and passed it. Then reviewed the things I've failed then went back to reading those chapters. Re-done the end of chapter review questions. Re-read all the bullet points in the book (they are all marked on the final index) And that was about it.

I would recommend memorizing the API, really knowing all the unimportant to real life details such as where is the X method defined: HttpServletRequest or ServletRequest. Knowing all the details about the attribute names in all the tags. It's hard to say more since if I start thinking about it ALL of the book is in there. And even some things aren't such as how do you access the uri that a request came from if it was directed through a request dispatcher...

Also on the final days (weekend) I've found out that reading this (http://library.nu/docs/FR28H7YTS6/SCWCD%20Exam%20Study%20Kit%20Second%20Edition%3A%20Java%20Web%20Component%20Developer%20Certification) quick exam prep provides a more structured view on all the information.

Let me know if you need anything else mate and Good Luck with it.
 
Prachi Pandey
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Hi,

Did you take the practice tests by Pearson Vue(the new vendor via which you can take up these exams)? How are they and are they really helpful ?

Thanks
Prachi
 
Ricardo Espírito Santo
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I did not. "I" (my company) bought the practice exams specified by the oracle certification website and those plus the end of the book one were the only practice exams I did.

I did find the practice exams a bit easier than the actual exam.

 
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Congrats and keep up the good work
 
Ricardo Espírito Santo
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Thanks bud! On my way to a JPA certification now =)
 
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Congratulations!!!
 
Roberto Perillo
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Parabéns, Ricardo!
 
Ricardo Espírito Santo
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Obrigado Roberto!
 
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