Study Skills I

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Study Skills Quizzes & Trivia

A Short Quiz on Successful Study Habits


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to the lecture, what is a possible consequence of cramming?
    • A. 

      You may become tired before taking the test

    • B. 

      You teacher will be upset because of your study habits

    • C. 

      Your work and energy for your other classes may falter

    • D. 

      You may quickly forget the information you have studied

  • 2. 
    According to the lecture, what is the first step in managing your time?
    • A. 

      Buying an alarm clock

    • B. 

      Making a schedule

    • C. 

      Organizing your notes

    • D. 

      Joining a study group

  • 3. 
    Study Groups In study groups students can share __________________________ and quiz one another before the test.
  • 4. 
    Effective study groups have a common goal to do _____________________.
  • 5. 
    Students tend to conform to ______________________ norms in their patterns of achievement
  • 6. 
    If the group____________________________________, its members are likely to work hard; conversely, if the group does not value   _________________________, students are likely to do less than their best in order to be accepted by the group.
  • 7. 
    Select group members who are as concerned about being ____________________ as you are.
  • 8. 
    Use study groups to ______________________ personal study time - not _____________________ it.
  • 9. 
    Read the material before the meeting so you can _______________________ to the discussions.
  • 10. 
    Studying By YourselfSchedule a set time each day during your "______________________" times of the day.
  • 11. 
    Study your most ______________________ or least favorite subjects first.
  • 12. 
     If your instructor offers a ________________________________, then GO! This is a great time to ask questions and will help to clarify or reinforce what you already know.
  • 13. 
    According to the lecture, what are the things you need to really learn well?
    • A. 

      Ability to concentrate

    • B. 

      Ability to study everyday

    • C. 

      Ability to organize notes

    • D. 

      Memory techniques

  • 14. 
    Many people approach studying from a ______________________standpoint - they read their textbook, ________________________, and go over their notes. But they do not do anything with that information.
  • 15. 
    Learners who are more effective tend to _____________________ the information in a way that makes sense to them. They have learned to become ______________________.
  • 16. 
    According to the lecture, which is not a method of improving concentration and becoming an active listener?
    • A. 

      Study the same subject at the same time in the same location.

    • B. 

      Take notes on what you are studying and re-arrange the information in some other way.

    • C. 

      Read the material 10 times before taking a test

    • D. 

      Make an association with something you already know.