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TOPIC: Accommodations - Extended Time

Accommodations - Extended Time 3 months 2 weeks ago #17292

  • Lisa Sweeney
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If I request the accommodation of extended time on the PMP exam, will I receive more difficult questions? I understand that questions are randomly generated from a database.

I read PMI's “Requesting Test Accommodations”, understand their stated policies, and my doctor has completed PMI’s “Test Accommodations Request Form”.

Is there any possibility of being flagged for a more difficult subset due to extended time?


Accommodations - Extended Time 3 months 2 weeks ago #17294

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That's not the way PMI works. You will not be given a more difficult exam just because you requested special accommodation. PMI is not like the airport security, where some people are always "randomly" selected for extra scrutiny...

So... no need to worry!
Until Next Time,
Cornelius Fichtner, PMP, CSM
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