u Do you ever feel unprepared for tests? u Do you usually wait until the day before a test to start studying? u Do you often study the wrong things? u Are your test grades lower than they should be? If you answered yes to any of the above, you may want to work on improving the way you prepare for tests. Many students listen in class and do all of their assignments, yet their test grades never seem to accurately reflect their knowledge or effort. All students can improve their test scores and grades just by using some simple test preparation strategies. “Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” Alexander Graham Bell Preparing for Tests