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College Success Exam
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2 main benefits of going to college
what is your job at this time?
-make more money
-full time student
strategies for preparing for specific tests: multiple choice, essay, true/false
time management and what it's not
-is: making informed choices
-not: managing every minute of your day
note taking formats and 3 specific times that you should take notes in college
-formats: classic outline, modified outline, matrix, split page, web/mind map, paragraphs, and Cornell
-3 specific times: in class, reading textbooks, and for research papers
how should you read your textbook?
-in small bites
-different paces depending on the material
what is SQ4R? what kind of reporter questions should you ask before reading the assignment?
how do we recommend approaching a paper? what are the 10 steps?
1. choose topic
2. preliminary research
3. create questions
4. thorough research
5. create thesis statement
6. write an outline
7. topic sentence for each paragraph
8. first draft
how can you benefit the most from your instructors?
-using your resources
what is critical thinking? how is it helpful in academics and the working world?
-thinking about something from more than one point of view
-helps you problem solve
what is a topic sentence? what 2 elements will it include?
-main point of paragraph
-subject/topic and a controlling idea
what 2 things should you consider about your instructor when you are choosing a topic for a paper?
-personal biased topic
what are some typical time blocks college students face?
- any distraction like social media, friends, sports, and other activities
what are the 3 basic kinds of stress? which is most difficult to handle and why?
-personal: you and yours
-daily hassles: daily annoyances - most difficult because they happen everyday
what are 2 of the reasons people choose to procrastinate? what strategies help to overcome procrastination?
-fear of failure
-fear of success
-strategies: give yourself incentives, map it out, 5 minute plan, and break down assignment
knowledge is __________ of questions.
the quality of our ____________________ is given in the quality of our_______________.
thinking ; questions
what are the 3 c's of a hardy person?
what are some common internal and external distractions that can make it hard to concentrate? (3 each)
-other: friends , media, etc
what is the Cornell method? what is the particular component that makes it a valuable format for taking notes?
-note taking format
-able to quiz yourself
what are the two ways a person can see himself? how can a person be a victim with a capital V or victim with a lowercase v?
-victim: capital V
-victor: lowercase v
what are the top 3 reasons students do poorly on tests?
-not test wise
how to get the most out of your study time
-15-20 min sessions
how much of a textbook id important to remember?
what is the suggested limit to highlight on a page?
20% ; 10%
what are the uses for a daily to do list, weekly planner, and semester calendar?
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