Test Taking Tips
- Get plenty of rest and eat something healthy.
It might seem obvious, but the biggest factors affecting concentration are rest and food.
- Pay careful attention to directions.
Be sure you understand the instructions and read each question carefully.
- Do your best.
It is important that you do your best when answering each question, but don't be concerned if you do not know some of the material. The placement test is designed to place you into courses that are neither too easy nor too difficult.
- Use the process of elimination.
If you do not know the answer to a question, try to eliminate one or more of the choices, you will not be penalized for guessing.
- Stay alert, but don't stress.
The placement test is a tool to help you succeed in college.