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    • COL 103
      COLLEGE TEST TAKING
    • Learning Outcomes
      At the end of this presentation, students should be able to :
      Identify two test taking skills
      Explain one method to prepare for a test
      Identity ways to reduce test anxiety
      Develop a plan to take a test
    • Show What You KnowWhen Testing
      YES!
      NO!
    • First …
      Put the test in perspective.
      Remember:
      Tests are not the end of the world
      It’s only putting marks on a piece of paper or on a computer screen.
      Be prepared.
      Relax.
      Know that you will pass the test.
    • Celebrate Your Success
      Victory!
    • Plan Your Approach
      Prepare…
      Physically for the exam.
      Mentally for the exam.
      Investigate…
      Find out about the test.
      Know what is expected of you.
    • Plan Your Approach
      Plan…
      Design an exam plan.
      Join a study group.
      Use tutoring and other campus support resources.
      Academic Success Center
    • Test Taking Tips
      Before all else!
      Be Prepared!
    • Test Taking Tips
      Get a good night’s sleep.
      Eat a hearty breakfast.
      Bring necessary supplies to class.
      Relax and control your breathing.
      Preview the entire test.
      Ask any questions about the instructions.
    • Tips for Taking Tests
      Don’t …
      Linger on hard questions.
      Move on.
      Get distracted by others finishing before you.
      Do …
      Ask for clarification when necessary.
      Use clues in the test to jog your memory.
      Re-check your work before handing it in.
    • Memory Aids
      Use multiple senses
      —read, discuss, draw.
      Ah, yes,I remember
      it well.
    • Aids to Memory
      Over-learn the material—go over it again and again.
      Categorize the information.
      Use mnemonics.
    • Aids to Memory
      Associate ideas to things you already know.
      Visualize the concepts.
      Use flash cards.
      Use rhymes, songs, and acronyms.
    • Tips for Taking Tests
      Be Encouraged
      Test Taking is a skill
      Can be learned
      Practice makes perfect
      You Will Succeed!
    • Test-Taking
    • Learning Outcomes
      You should have learned how to :
      Identify two test taking skills
      Explain one method to prepare for a test
      Identity ways to reduce test anxiety
      Develop a plan to take a test