June 2014 in cfa level iii @sophie , @alta12 , @vincentt , @ajfinance one of my friend just asked this question is it ok if we write the complete am exam using pencil. Essay format: cfa throws another curve-ball at its level iii candidates with the essay format questions (officially referred to as structured response questions) in the morning session on the bright side, the afternoon session is still vignettes and item-set questions, just like level ii. Crazy_lurker passed level 3 mattlas cfa level 3 - what kind of pen submitted 1 year ago by ygnis cfa do they mean thing like this: edit: confirmed - you can use pencils for the essay portion of the exam, it is strongly recommended that you use a no 2 or hb pencil or a blue or black ink pen.
Schwoopty cfa 0 points 1 point 2 points 3 years ago i don't know what an hb pencil is, but if it has a little #2 on the side of it then you're golden in fact, i don't even know if you can buy anything but a #2 pencil these days.
When i took level 3, i had whole pages crossed out and rewritten there were also text bubbles and arrows everywhere (ie, “don’t look there - look here instead”) sun mar 17, 2013 3:26 pm. For the essay portion of the exam, it is strongly recommended that you use a no 2 or hb pencil or a blue or black ink pen for level i, level ii, and the item-set portion of level iii, answers written in the exam book are not graded. Can we use pencil to write the am exam ravivooda india posts: 268 portfolio manager completing your essay book essay answers for level iii am session @ravivooda you can use either pen or pencil as @vincentt mentioned, you can strike off wrong answer also, the quality of paper is such that if you use a good pencil, it'll be dark.
Level 1 cfa candidates- which do you recommend, schweser or mark meldrum the front page of the internet become a redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities × 1 2 3 level 3 - what kind of pen submitted 1 year ago by ygnis cfa confirmed - you can use pencils for the essay portion of the exam, it is strongly. Can i not use a pen i have an irrational hatred of pencils jump to content my subreddits edit subscriptions popular-all-random-users | mattlas cfa wild_space passed level 3 level 1 pencils submitted 3 years ago by cokej32 passed level 3. Cfa level iii forum cfai now recommends pencil for level iii morning exam tweet widget facebook like i have just purchased the 03mm to use on the morning session for level 3 the pencil is unique because the graphite spins as you write, ensuring there is always a point and reducing breakage from the cfa website for the essay. Cfa exam answer sheet and exam book policy cfa exam answer sheet and exam book policy portion of the exam, it is strongly recommended that you use a no 2 or hb pencil or a blue or black ink pen for level i, level ii, and the item-set portion of level iii, answers written in the exam book are not graded for the essay portion of level iii.
This post focuses on the cfa level 3 essay section: the format, grading, preparation tips and exam strategy on the day officially, cfai is fine with either pen or pencil provided they are hb or no 2 pencil, or a blue or black ink pen 2 how do we approach calculation questions.
Cfa level 3 essay format in this 3-hour exam, there are 10-15 questions, each divided into two or more parts the points for each question and part are given in the exam. Answering cfa level 3 morning session essay questions guys, just in case you are wondering whether to answer the morining session of cfa level 3 using pen or pencil, then here is your answerif you indeed prefer answering your cfa l3 morning session using pencil, then here is your green signal.