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How to Deal with Testing Anxiety

We all have been there. The clock seems to start ticking more loudly than it was a minute ago. The pencil is so sweaty that it falls to the desktop and rolls to the floor with a loud clatter. Someone is tapping a staccato rhythm on the floor. Your mind starts to grasp for the words to a song that matches the beat. Wait! I'm here to take a test! The words are blurring. Maybe I'm going blind. You cover one eye to check for loss in both eyes. Man, that test proctor's hair is weird. It reminds of me of Great-Auntie Edna ...