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MTC Entrance
Success At MTC

During the Test

  • First, write down all formulas, dates, etc. that you have remembered
  • Use the entire time allotted
  • Think positive
  • If you draw a blank, donít panic
  • Donít look around to see what other students are doing
  • Keep things in perspective
  • Imagine a calming, soothing scene in your mind
  • Stretch and take deep breaths
  • Pay attention to verbal directions
  • Scan the whole test immediately and notice the point value of each section and estimate how much time you will need for each section
  • Read directions slowly and carefully
  • Ask if questions are confusing

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