About This Book
Over a million students like you have transformed adequate work into academic achievement with this best-selling text. HOW TO STUDY IN COLLEGE sets you on the path to success by helping you build a strong foundation of study skills, and learn how to gain, retain, and explain information. Based on widely tested educational and learning theories, HOW TO STUDY IN COLLEGE teaches study techniques such as visual thinking, active listening, concentration, note taking, and test taking, while also incorporating material on vocabulary building. Strategies throughout the text, like Questions in the Margin which is a technique for identifying and remembering main ideas, help you develop critical thinking skills that will lead to success in your other courses and in your future career.