Choose ONE of the following options to complete and submit:
Option 1 – Complete the “Journal Reflections” (Chapter 4). Post your answer to all of the questions indicated. Additionally, why would sitting near the front of the class be advantageous for taking notes? List two recommendations from your text for taking notes.
Option 2 – Explain how tests are useful. How someone does on a test depends upon a number of considerations. Identify three of these considerations. What type of test question do you prefer and why? Complete the “Try It!” 1 “Measure Your Test-taking Style” (Chapter 5). Describe two strategies to deal with test anxiety.
Option 3 – Complete the “Try It!” 5 “Take a Test-Taking Test” (Chapter 5). After completing the test submit your response to the following questions:
- What are five things you should find out about a test before you take it?
- Describe the advantages of using a study group to prepare for an examination.
- What is academic honesty and why is it important? In addition, compose a multiple choice and a true/false question over Chapter 5 material. Provide the answers to your questions and the page number(s) where those answers are indicated.