I don’t know how to best prepare for and take exams.
Step 2: Identify possible reasons for the problem you have selected.
To find the most effective strategies, select the reason that best describes your situation, keeping in mind there may be multiple relevant reasons.
Exams: they’re stressful, hard, and usually worth a significant percentage of your overall grade. Even if you understand the material perfectly, poor test-taking skills may cause your score to be an inaccurate reflection of your knowledge. Students struggle with exams for different reasons; perhaps you are overwhelmed by the amount of material covered, struggle with test anxiety, or can’t finish an exam within the given amount of time. Like all other skills, test taking is something that needs to be - and more importantly, can be - practiced and perfected.
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