Test-Taking Skills

Prepare for the Test:

  1. Use flash cards to review details.
  2. Review your notes nightly.
  3. Highlight your notes.
  4. Review old quizzes and study guides.
  5. Make a time line of events.

Before the Test:

  1. Rest the night before.
  2. Eat a good breakfast.
  3. Wear comfortable clothes.
  4. Bring two #2 pencils with erasers.
  5. Be on time.

Multiple Choice Test Taking Tips:

  1. Read the entire question.
  2. Look for key words.
  3. Read all the answer choices.
  4. Draw a line through incorrect answer choices.
  5. If there is more than one choice left, re-read each answer.
  6. Answer all items.

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