Test Taking Power Strategies

Test Taking Power Strategies

by Learning Express Editors
ISBN-10:
157685633X
ISBN-13:
9781576856338
Pub. Date:
09/25/2007
Publisher:
Learningexpress, Llc
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Overview

Test Taking Power Strategies

Improve any kind of test score with easy-to-grasp insider tips and strategies. Learn the Techniques that All Successful Test Takers Know. Any kind of test-from high stakes academic tests to career qualification exams-can be faced successfully with this book. Students will learn simple but valuable tips, such as the most effective ways to memorize, the five classic methods to overcome test anxiety, the right and wrong way to cram, and the 10 most common test-day problems and solutions. This guide will even reveal how test-makers try to distract the test-taker, how to become an educated guesser, and how to predict essay-question subjects in advance.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781576856338
Publisher: Learningexpress, Llc
Publication date: 09/25/2007
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 10.06(h) x 0.49(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction: How to Use This Book     1
Finding Out about the Tests You Must Take     5
Making and Carrying Out a Study Plan     13
Learning Strategies     31
Knowing When You Don't Know     47
Getting More Out of Reading     53
Coping with Test Anxiety     61
Psyching Out the Multiple-Choice Test     71
Other Types of Questions on the Classroom Test     89
Should You Guess? Often, Yes!     101
Managing Your Time during a Short-Answer Test     109
Preparing for Essay Questions     117
Taking an Essay Test     129
Writing Basics for the Essay Test     139
Test Yourself: A Practice Standardized Test     151
Test Yourself: A Practice Classroom Test     167
Summing Up     177
The Answer Grid     185
Additional Resources     187

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