Math Department

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Taking Tests

  • Take your time
  • Don't stress (don't be intimidated)
  • Relax; Calm down
  • Focus and try not to get distracted. Pay attention: don't think outside of class.
  • Read questions over
  • Pace yourself and break down each problem step-by-step
  • Use lots of scrap paper!  Write.
  • Relax and remember, if you get your degree you could make more money than your teacher.
  • Be specific, answer what you know clearly
  • Read and understand the questions
  • Make a plan
  • You can get half credit on all questions
  • Relax, concentrate and do the ones you know first
  • Breathe

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