Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18Use Key Words in Your Notes Using key words (topics, people, events) will help you organize your thoughts and make your notes easier to understand. Leave a wide margin on the left side of each page for key words. As you take notes, write the key words in the left-hand margin. Key Words can help you study When studying for a test, cover up the right side of your notes, look at each key word, and test yourself to see what you can remember. Studies have shown that about 50% of what a person hears is forgotten in 20 minutes. Listening in class isn’t enough. You need to write down the information you want to remember. STUDIES HAVE SHOWN... Key Words 1929 Wall Street 9