GMAT Exam Study: Top 5 Tips from Teachers
Nov30

GMAT Exam Study: Top 5 Tips from Teachers

The GMAT is sometimes intimidating, but it is possible to receive the score needed with study. However, it is necessary to study for the test. Prior to buying a study guide or signing up for a prep class, be aware of some general concepts of GMAT preparation. These tips can help you make an informed decision. Use these five tips to help you study for the GMAT: 1) Study from the source  The most effective method of study is by using...

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How to Study for Your Math Test
Nov30

How to Study for Your Math Test

You have a math test coming up.  Where do you START to even study that content? If math tests are difficult for you, you can excel on your exams by following these tips: Math is best learned by doing it over and over.  Once you understand the basic formulas and concepts do as many problems as you can so that you have the concepts down and are able to build your confidence. Make sure that you are doing problems that are similar to the...

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Preparing for your Open Book Test
Nov30

Preparing for your Open Book Test

Open book tests (or exams) can be harder than it seems like they would be, particularly if you are unfamiliar with the information. Here are some tips to help you prepare: Open book tests are often harder than other tests (yes, true!), so it is very important to study.  Treat it as you would a regular exam. Don’t assume that you will be able to skip studying and just find the answers in the book during the test.  You must familiarise...

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Multiple Choice Exam Tips
Nov30

Multiple Choice Exam Tips

If you are looking to go to college, there is doubt that you will come across multiple choice exams. Standardized tests rely heavily on multiple choice questions, as do exams that you will take in your classes. Because of their importance, it is wise to concentrate on some strategies that will improve your performance on multiple choice questions. Make sure that you completely read each question and all of the possible answers before...

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Ace your Exams: Test-Taking Strategies for all Subjects
Nov30

Ace your Exams: Test-Taking Strategies for all Subjects

Exam / Test Taking Strategies The following strategies will help prepare you for taking all exams and tests.  *You must adapt these to the specific type of test you’re taking, to be most effective.* GENERAL TEST TAKING GUIDELINES 1. Be prepared. Spend as many hours as necessary to understand the material that will be covered on the test well enough to achieve a high score. Since teachers often slightly modify information on...

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Test Preparation: How to Ensure Your Success
Nov30

Test Preparation: How to Ensure Your Success

The following strategies have helped many people improve test scores and prepare more effectively for tests: It is best to begin preparing long before the day of a test. Make it a habit to complete reading assignments and frequently review lecture notes. Make time for studying. Since work and other activities can occupy your time, be sure to set time aside to adequately prepare for tests. Watch for clues the teacher might provide...

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