How strict are MBB on quant section? Are they more worried about structure or calculation proficiency

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Structure always. If someone messed up on a calc but had the right structure I always moved them on assuming the rest of the case was strong

Both, but I would emphasize structure of math mostly. However, always minimize “stupid” math mistakes.
Can be easily done by doing mental math for just 20 min/day

Structure is more important but this is an odd question. You should aim to be good at everything. You can't stumble on every number and walk out fine.

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