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Calculator in Exam 3 years 6 months ago #3239

  • Cori OGrady
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Is a calculator required and/or allowed for the PMP Exam?

Calculator in Exam 3 years 6 months ago #3240

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Do not bring a calculator to your exam. You will not be allowed to take it in.

But... The PMP Exam is a computer-based exam and a "windows style" calculator is available right on the computer. So for any calculations that you need to make, simply start up the calculator on the exam computer screen.

In fact... I recommend that you start up the calculator for anything that you need to calculate. 1+1? Use the calculator. 100/2? Use the calculator!
Until Next Time,
Cornelius Fichtner, PMP, CSM
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