How to outsmart any multiple-choice test
Ideally, multiple-choice exams would be random, without patterns of right or wrong answers. However, all tests are written by humans, and human nature makes it impossible for any test to be truly random.
First, ignore conventional wisdom.
Look at the surrounding answers.
Choose the longest answer.
Eliminate the outliers.
A. haphazard…radicalB. inherent…controversialC. improvised…startlingD. methodical…revolutionaryE. derivative…gradual
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