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Exam Preparation and Performance

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College courses require that you put together information obtained from separate readings and class lectures, so you can efficiently develop integrated review tools in preparation for your exams.
Advantages of Exam Preparation and Performance

When you put strong test taking strategies to use, you will

  • Know when you need help understanding class material
  • Feel prepared for pop quizzes
  • Predict the content and style of your exams
  • Create comprehensive study guides and test yourself repeatedly
  • Transform nervous energy into mental sharpness
  • Safeguard scores by regulating exam performance and reviewing answers

Keys to Exam Preparation and Performance

A first step to improving your exam performance is to adequately prepare for each and every exam. Developing a time management schedule that outlines what exams you need to prepare for and when the exams will be taken will help reduce your test anxiety when exam day comes. By using effective study methods and giving yourself time to prepare, you will perform better on examsReviewing returned exams to learn what you did incorrectly will help you avoid those same mistakes on future exams.


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