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How NOT to pass the ISTQB Foundation Level Certification Exam

Very recently I took the ISTQB (CTFL 2018) certification exam - and failed it by missing only one question, 26 correct answers is the passing grade, and I had 25.. If you also do not wish to pass the exam, keep reading I'll share a few tips bellow that are guaranteed to work! So, let's start! Procrastinate and delay scheduling the exam for as long as possible - by registering for exam you will set a deadline for yourself and it will be a constant reminder for you to keep learning consistently on a regular basis. Why would you want that? Study all by yourself - if you surround yourself with other people who are learning the same thing it will be much easier, and we don't want that now do we...? Forget about reading books and the syllabus - the textbook “ Foundation of Software Testing: ISTQB Certification ” by Rex Black, Dorothy Graham is a very useful resource and so is the official syllabus, why waste time with helpful resources? Ignore the glossary whe