time; make sure you have sufficient time to study so that you
are well prepared for the test.
Go to review,
pay attention to hints that the instructor may give about the
test. Take careful notes and ask questions about items you
may be confused about.
instructor to specify the areas that will be emphasized on
Make sure you go to the class right before the test. It's another
prime time for the instructor to give out more hints or the format
of the test.
any material from old tests, homework, sample problems, review
material, the textbook, class notes... that might be on the
not too much!) before a test. Having food in your stomach will
give you energy and help you focus.
to pull an all nighter. Get at least 3 hours of sleep before
main ideas/information/formulas onto a sheet that can be quickly
reviewed many times, this makes it easier to retain the key
concepts that will be on the test.
Try to show
up at least 5 minutes before the test will start.
alarm and have a backup alarm set as well.
Go to the
bathroom before walking into the exam room. You don't want
to waste any time worrying about your bodily needs during the