Studying for a Multiple-Choice Test

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Essay tests assess your mastery of things and overall ideas. When you study for an essay test, your goal should be to recall broad information in an organized way so that you can produce an answer. Multiple-choice tests, in contrast, require you to recognize a correct answer among a set of options. You should study differently for a multiple-choice test than the way in which you study for an essay test.

Here are some things you should do when studying for a multiple-choice test.

The key to success when studying for a multiple-choice test is to keep in mind that success requires recognizing correct information.

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