There are many different types of exams and you're more than likely to encounter multiple choice tests and essay-based exams. Know how to tackle these types of exams and successfully answer these types of questions:
Although, these two types of exams or a mix of the two are popular with instructors, you could also encounter exams with questions that require answers in the following responses: true/false, fill in the blanks, quantitive or problem solving, or short answers. Exams can also be online, oral, open book, or take home. Instructors may also develop an exam in a format not listed above. In any case, try to give yourself enough time to study the materials and get a good night's sleep the day before so that you are prepared for any questions that may come your way.