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To create sucess in your life through a positive change,
Relize that change takes time
Anyone can set goals, but that doesn't guarantee a person will achieve them. If a student sets SMART goals, he or she is more likely to succeed. SMART is an acronym for a list of qualities that make a goal more.
Concrete and improve the chances of achieving it.
Identify why the following statement is not a S. M. A. R. T. Goal. "My goal is to make a lot of money with three years of leaving college with my engineering degree."
This goal is not measurable
"I will take the GRE within 2 years. " this statement is an example of_
Daniel sets the long-term goal of reading a novel in Spanish by the end of the term. Which option is best supporting short-term goal?
Getting through 4 chapters per week by reading for twenty minutes each night.
What is one way college culture differs from high school culture?
Instructors provide less guidance in college than in high school
Rochelle sets the goal," to increase my business writing grade from a 45 to a 95 in the next two weeks, I will study six hours a day and submit four drafts of the next assignment for feedback.
Make it more realistic
To increase my course average from a 65 to an 85, I will study six hours every day. What does does her goal statement need to make it a SMART goal?
A timetable measurable
Which student shows matuturity after reviewing negative feedback from an instructor?
Ayah hopes to obtain her medical license to practice medicine someday. However, to reach that goal, Ayah plans to apply to take the pre-qualifying MCAT exam next week.
Samuel is attending a community college and plans to transfer to a state university. Which degree should Samuel choose to pursue at his community college?
Associate of science
Tim is the first in his family to finish high school. He knows that statistics say he is likely to drop out before finishing college. What should Tim do?
Find a mentor at school
Erin is doing a lab in her Introduction to Biology class. Her results say that her liquid has 37% salinity. The book says that her results should be 15% salinity. Erin copies the dAta from the book into her lab sheet
Yes, because she is being dishonest in her results
kerry is registering for classes. What will the college expect from her based on her registration?
She will be able to drive at her classes on time.
Sandy's plant biology course has 200 hundred students. During the lecture she does not understand the process of photosynthesis. What is the best way for Sandy to have the instructor explained a process to help step by step?
Visit the instructors office hours
What is the usual purpose of an associates of applied science degree?
To transfer into the workforce
Where should a student goes for help writing a resume
The career service center
During a political class discussion Beth becomes angry because another student opinions. However before the student speaks she make sure she listens to the other student which example of academic integrity does beth show
Alex's mother plans to call Alex at 3 o'clock o'clock about where she wants to meet for dinner. Alex's class runs from 3 o'clock to to 5 o'clock what should Alex do about his phone call
Turn his phone off and check his voicemail after class
Which strategy increases the likelihood of a student staying in school
Become involved in a campus group or activity
A student has a strong visual learning preference. How could he most effectively create a visual learning experience in the lecture class
Take notes and mapping format
How can you best prepare for taking notes in class
Read the assignment before class in think about the material
What is identifying learning preferences allow students to do
Cheese classroom and study strategies targeted to their strengths
What is the benefit of previewing your reading material before class
Previewing material supplies background information on the topics to be covered in class
Which personality types relate to how person interprets new information
Sensing and intuiting
Why should you take notes during class
To have information to help you complete assignments and prepare for exams
How might a strong auditory learner most effectively study for test
Record key fax and listen to the recording over and over
What is one characteristics of the Cornell note taking System
Riding notes in an upside down T
What doing a mnemonic Device is best help you to do
If a student learns best by sitting quietly and listening which is learning preference is she most likely to have
Which strategy can help active readers increase their concentration
Reduce outside distractions
Which question would be best to asking instructor before test
Which topics will be covered and what type of questions should I expect
Which phrase is the goal of reading comprehension
Angel is reading her literature text and needs to find short quotes from the readings. Which reading strategy is the best one for Angel to use
In Ruby introductory psychology class the instructor gives a 40 item multiple-choice test every second week. Each test covers about 30 pages of lecture notes and three chapters of information. Which steps should Ruby take first to prepare for the objective test
Make a list or outline all the key concepts from the text and lectures
Joseph communication teacher includes this question on the test contrast verbal and nonverbal communication why should Joseph do to answer the question correctly
Describe how verbal and nonverbal communication differ
Morgan wants to take steps to change her from being a passive to active learner which action would best help her reach her goal
Take notes as she reads textbook
Which is the best way to improve concentration my reading
Controlling an internal and external distractions
Which is the best option for creating a senates mnemonic to help I still remember the Great Lakes in order of their size superior her on Michigan Erie and Ontario
Sam's horse must eat oats
Choose an example that Best represents the use of a jingle as a memory toll
Two remember the days of the week in Spanish Lucy what size van To the tune of the alphabet song
Paul is being trained as a car mechanic at his job. He is also taking an online auto mechanic certification course at home. Paul gets frustrated when he is studying because he prefers to be at work. Part of salsa drop out of his classes so he can spend more time in on the job training. What negative effect may result from Paul decision
Lack of the certificate
As a critical thinker focusing on the issue of increasing tuition cost at your school you consider this view from a faculty member: the economic downturn has resulted in a multimillion dollar state budget defect so the legislature has cut our budget by millions of dollars to adjust because we are considering eliminating faculty positions reducing class offerings and increasing tuition by 3% it will be better for everyone including students to raise tuition
It will be for everyone including students to raise tuition
What is the first step in the critical thinking process
State the issue
In environmental science class students are researching water quality of local strains of the Chesapeake Bay watershed. They have identified the problem in generated potential solutions
Evaluating potential solutions
You went through the critical thinking process and selected several jobs to apply to but today you heard about another opening it might be worth considering what should you do now
Repeat the steps of critical thinking process
Which of the following is a question that requires critical thinking skills
When should our country go to war
A mother came home from a long day at work to find her son's books and clothes shattered around the house this song was watching a violent TV shows the mother asked her son while he was not cleaning or doing homework the sun call me answer that he had finished the homework the mother begin yelling at his son Leo back at his mother what triggered the sun strong emotions
The mothers volume
What happens if you do not identifying solid root issues for problems you were solving
The same types of problems and issues worker again and again
A student decide to go to a party instead meeting with his about geology team to work on experiment that was due the next day this was not the first time the student had missed a team meeting this student is concerned by his team to discuss the situation which question can most tell the team members defined the root cause of the problem
What is she most contributes to miss meetings
Consider the source below you should not use in a research paper. In online encyclopedia in which individuals are free to add content that list a state's population numbers from 1988
It is not current it is not from a reliable source
Oh my structures expect students to actively participate in the course what does active participation include
Contributing thoughts origin responses to post the discussion questions
What is the difference between journal writing in report writing
Reports are more formal than journals
Which option best describes what Trina should do if she is sending an important email message
Mark the message as high importance
Reducing area answer the question that follows George is doing some online research he has failed several sites with information relating to topic which side would be the best source for accurate information
Lena just started her first online class and is worry about the great she will receive at the end of the term which action should Lena take two most effective reduce her worrying
Tracker grades on an ongoing basis
What is the first step in the information literary process
Determine what information you need on your topic
Which option is a main benefit of library research as compared to the Internet research
Assistance is available from specialists
You have been studying the causes and effects of the American Revolution. List the events leading to the war in order. Then analyze the facts of each event as it relates to the relationship between the British and colonialist. Explain whether you believe the American Revolution was avoidable and described North America if the war had not occurred. What should ass and do when chief finishes for essay
Be sure she has followed all the directions
Why are open content sources such as Wikipedia acceptable for research
Anyone can add information and the information is not verified
Which question can most help Frank create his daily to-do list
What are all the tasks that need to be accomplished today