Test Prep Tip: Using Process of Elimination on Multiple Choice Questions [Video]

When parents and students ask for test prep tips, they almost always are instructed to use process of elimination on multiple choice questions. Unfortunately, some students eliminate the right answer when they use this method. A+ tutor, Adam Torr, has a helpful test prep tip for successfully using process of elimination.Process_of_Eliminationact_sat_vocabulary_tip


Key Takeaways:

  • Don't rule out any answer choices until you're absolutely sure it is not the correct answer.
  • Make sure to pay close attention to the language of the question, looking out for words like "must" and "except." Be clear about the question before ruling out answer choices. 

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