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Improve Your Memory, Sixth Edition by Ron Fry

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Chapter 2. And Now for a Little Quiz

I know what you’re thinking. You bought this book so you could improve your memory and perform better on exams and those darned pop quizzes, and now I turn around and throw some more tests your way. I could note that “Them’s the breaks!”

Or, as one of my high school teachers used to say, I could encourage you to think of tests as your best friends (no, it wasn’t the crazy biology teacher I told you about in Chapter 1). In this book, and throughout your academic career, tests will give you the measure of how far you’ve come...and how far you’ve got to go. Follow the advice in this book and your score on similar tests in the last chapter should be 25 percent higher.

Test 1: Numbers

Look at the number directly below ...

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