Handling Reading Pretest
How Effective Are My Reading Strategies?

1. Respond to each statement below.

2. Calculate your score.

3. Review your selections and get our advice and comments on your responses.

4. Click each question for more information.




1: I read all assigned text material.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
2: I allow enough time to get my reading done as it is assigned.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
3: I divide my reading into manageable amounts and read for effective lengths of time.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
4:I use chapter headings and subheadings.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
5: I ask questions and find the answers as I read.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
6: I mark key ideas and examples.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
7: I stop frequently and try to re-state ideas in my own words.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
8: I take brief notes when I read to clarify, condense, summarize and remember ideas.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
9: I re-read or refer to lecture notes when I don't understand difficult material.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
10: I test my understanding by using the summary or review questions.
Never [0 pts]
Sometimes [5 pts]
Usually [10 pts]
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