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Is blank paper allowed for the BCG online case?

Someone asked on Oct 02, 2018 - 2 answers

Is it allowed to take notes during the test or we are supposed to keep previous answers in mind and/or come back to old questions for interdependent questions?

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Anonymous B updated his answer on Oct 02, 2018

I took the BCG Potential Test last week. The answer to your question is yes, you are allowed to have a blank paper during the test. Specifically, you are left in a room with a computer, pen and stack of white papers. Depending on your office (you should ask) you might be allowed to use a calculator or not. Let me know if you have any other further questions about the test.


replied on Oct 02, 2018
Bain & Company | University of Cambridge | CV/Resume writing | 770 GMAT

Yes, you can. For reference, I haven't heard of any tests where you aren't allowed to use pen and paper to do calculations/take notes - you can assume this is always a given. Less of a given is whether you can use calculators or not.

Good luck!


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