Before you begin to study, gather all test prep resources—notes, books, review sheets, etc. Notes Since most test questions come from information that’s been presented in class, your class notes are your best test prep resource. If you have key words written Textbooks Have all textbook reading completed early so that you can use your study time to review the following: u chapter introductions and summaries u the first and last paragraph of each section u all bold and italic words u chapter review questions Other important test prep resources u Handouts and review sheets – study these, then use them to come up with possible test questions. u Graded homework and quizzes – go back over these carefully. Test Preparation Resources in the left hand column, cover up the right side of your notes and test yourself to see what you can remember about each topic, event, person, etc.