Anonymous asked in Pregnancy & ParentingAdolescent · 9 years ago

why did this happen? how can i better my grade?

i studied day and night many hours for a math quiz. i'm honors geometry.

i failed the quiz. and my grade is horrible. what do i do?

it went from an A (first quarter) to a D

and dont say "study more" i study a lot, i reveiw after school with my teacher, and i even have a tutor

and i undertsand everything!!! but i dont take tests well!

why did this happen?!

should i drop a level now and go into the normal level 1 class?

5 Answers

  • 9 years ago
    Favorite Answer

    Fiona- It seems like you are good at math but just not good at taking tests. I would say to not go down to a lower class but instead ask the teacher if you can test in a private room by yourself and see if that helps. If not, just remember to stay calm and instead of focusing on the test being a test instead focus on the problems and work on it as if it were homework. Don't look around at other people, just focus on your paper. Good luck.

    Source(s): 17 year old female
  • 5 years ago

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  • 9 years ago

    Day and night ? If you don't sleep enough, that'd explain your problem. I'm studying at a university and always stop working in the afternoon before the exam, and I go to bed early.

    It's much more difficult to focus on a test/exam when you're tired. Just try it a few times, you'll see if it helps.

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    This has happened to me numerous times. I understand everything, do great on homework, and somehow end up failing tests/quizzes. I still manage to raise my grade back up, though. You should talk to your teacher, see if you can get extra credit or what you can do to get a better grade on the next quiz/test.

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    maybe it was just not a good day for you.

    were you distracted or unwell?

    we all have bad days. i wouldnt give up yet.

    im sure you will do better on the next one :)

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