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Remembering Test Questions

Remembering Test Questions
« on: April 22, 2010, 11:20:21 PM »
Random thoughts...When I try redoing old tests that I haven't done in months, I always remember the question and what the answer is.  But if you were to ask me to recite any past questions off the top of my head I wouldn't have a clue.  Seeing the problem somehow instantly makes me remember both the question and the answer (or what I put before).

Anybody else like that?

Re: Remembering Test Questions
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2010, 02:10:48 AM »
So, re-reading text makes you remember it better?

Yeah, everyone else is like that.

Re: Remembering Test Questions
« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2010, 12:11:38 PM »
So, re-reading text makes you remember it better?

Yeah, everyone else is like that.

read post again.

It's not about re-reading to memorize it like in a history class, it's that after doing a test once, and then going back to it a couple months later, I still remember the question exactly, even if I can't recite it off the top of my head.

Re: Remembering Test Questions
« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2010, 01:27:00 PM »
I think you are the one that needs to re-read again.

sequoia90

Re: Remembering Test Questions
« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2010, 03:49:53 PM »
yeah, the same thing happened to me! Even questions I did in some prep "homework" would show up on my practice tests...

The best thing to do is just get as many new tests as you can...

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Re: Remembering Test Questions
« Reply #5 on: May 05, 2010, 12:59:33 PM »
Ever watch The Sixth Sense?  Ever watch it AGAIN?  Remember all the really obvious stuff you completely missed the first time?  That's why you should redo LSAT questions.