what do I do once I complete this CCNA textbook?
#1
So I'm reading this book "Cisco CCNA Simplified 6th Edition" by Paul Browning. I am 10% of the way through the book. That's great but when I finally finish the book, how do I study the material in order to pass the exam? I don't think they are expecting me to memorize the whole textbook right?

Here's what I am doing so far. Each time I read a chapter, I then reread the chapter and take notes on it the second time around. Then, I read it a third time and do the lab for the chapter. Then I take the online chapter quiz from the companion website for the book.

Here's the thing. Once I complete the book, so I just study the notes? I obviously should do the advanced labs that come with the book but what else do I do? Is there anything I should flashcard? Is there anything I just need to do labs to get? Where do I get high quality practice exams?

This is for CCNA R&S and I assume that once I get through that I can get a job as a network professional given that I have already completed A+ and Net+.

Thanks so much.
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#2
All you have mentioned are considered good practices and will help you study. Each person however has a different way of memorizing so you have to know yourself and focus on what help you the most.

Flashcards, labs and notes are key for studying whatever topic.
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#3
All you have mentioned up to the point of doing the labs. Is a good way to learn. After that, what i would do is go for the Advanced Labs while keeping the notes handy for when you need a sneak peak.

I'd say you're doing great so far.
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