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Unformatted text preview: Test taking Strategies for Nursing Courses e eStudying Strategies: â–ˇ Study in a way that checks your understanding â–ˇ Allow appropriate time â–ˇ For hi-fact content---read as you go along. Review content at least 2X â–ˇ Create review sheets/note cards prior to test (sometimes 1X w/ group; 1X on own) â–ˇ Consider time and content prioritization â–ˇ Mnemonics, study aids â–ˇ Even if a powerpoint or handout is detailed, add own notes, reword concepts during lecture eTest Preparation: â–ˇ Attitude â–ˇ Relaxing activity at least part of the night before â–ˇ Donâ€™t over caffeinate or smoke excessively â–ˇ Get adequate fluids, meal/snack high in protein â–ˇ Sleep! and complex carbs 30-60â€ť prior (minimize sugar) eDuring Test: â–ˇ Paper-and-pencil test: If stuck on question, make a choice; mark it and come back if you have timeâ€”donâ€™t waste time hemming over it â–ˇ Take each question on its own and read question and all answers completely before jumping to make a choice â–ˇ Realize you may feel like you are missing questionsâ€”have to stick w/ the principles you have learned...
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- Fall '10
- Nursing, F.A. Davis, McMillin, â–ˇMany answer choices