History SOL Testing
ALL Multiple Choice
Choose the 1 best answer
Read Slow, Careful, and deliberate
Use tools to highlight words like NOT,
EXCEPT, NOT TRUE, FALSE, etc.
For Maps, Charts, Pictures Read
TITLES and KEYS!
Use the Test! Look back at maps,
pictures, etc. to find information to
Use process of elimination. Use the tools
to cross out wrong answers. Narrow it
down before guessing.
Look at ALL choices. Be careful of “all of
Be careful with absolute words such as
ALWAYS, ALL the TIME, NEVER, etc.
There will be distracters. Don’t pick them!
If you have never seen/heard something…
don’t pick it.
Numbers are sometimes NOT in A,B,C,D
order. Be careful!
Don’t get frustrated, scared, or bogged
down! Use “flag for review” and go to
the next question. Come back later…
Take your time and double check each
answer. Remember your 1st guess is
usually right. Be confident if you change
Smile! We are so proud of you!
Do your BEST on the TEST!
Best of Luck!