General Study skills

This site contains useful study skills materials - it addresses a wide range of topics, from notetaking to how to study for objective and multiple choice tests - as well as how to cope with common student problems like test anxiety and procrastination.

General Study Skills 
Reducing Test Anxiety The term "test anxiety" refers to the emotional reactions that some students have to exams...
Dealing with Procrastination  Procrastination is a fact of student life in college. Most students, at one time or another in their college careers, have academic problems because they fail to complete work on time...
10 Commandments for Finals  "Thou Shall Follow the 10 Commandments for Finals"...
Math Word Problems  Classes in mathematics and the sciences have traditionally been the nemesis of students' attempts to maintain high grade point averages...
Objective Tests  True/False, Fill in the Blanks, Matching & Multiple Choice...
Foreign Languages  Efficient study techniques in foreign language study, like learning methods in any subject, require an organized approach, in order to...
Shortcut to Lecture Notes  At the beginning of each quarter, students everywhere vow that this will be the quarter they get themselves organized...
Taking Lecture Notes  You will be expected to remember, understand, and apply the information in your instructor's lectures...
Taking Multiple Choice Strategies  This is a "multiple-guess" test. The questions are strange - all of the names of people are made up and certain other words...
Memory Improvement  Success in college courses requires that you master the material of the course and that you remember what you have learned when you take exams...