entrance exam

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Noun1.entrance exam - examination to determine a candidate's preparation for a course of studies
exam, examination, test - a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge; "when the test was stolen the professor had to make a new set of questions"
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The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) is issuing this RFSP to select one Offeror to provide a nationally-normed and widely-accepted standardized off-the-shelf College Entrance Exam for eligible grade 11 students for a spring weekday administration.
EVERYONE has been expressing an opinion about the essay question of the university entrance exam for Greek.
Accordingly, we continue to suspend lessons and exams during the period of the strike with the exception of conducting the previously scheduled entrance exam," the statement said.
CITY boy Srajan Garg, an avid gamer who diligently took out time to play video games even while preparing for his exams, is the Delhi topper in the Indian Institute of Technology Joint Entrance Exam ( IITJEE advanced).
Help yourself, depending on your ability and capability to write an entrance exam.
Removal of prep schools, however, remains an unsettled dispute, with opponents to the bill say that without elimination of central university entrance exam, the move will hamper high school students' plans to be eligible for universities as socio-economic gap between families find its expression in exam results.
The math team covered content that could be found on the Center Test (Math IA, Math IIB) and the University of Tokyo entrance exam pre-tests for humanities course and sciences course.
An 82-year-old man who failed the university entrance exam 24 times has just gotten his bachelor's degree and plans to pursue a master's.
The first question on the entrance exam paper reads "When you meet a woman, what interests you most about her?
Now with 50 per cent board marks weightage coming into play, I have no other go but to study hard for the board examination first and also prepare well for the two sets of entrance exam for IIT admissions.
The all-important entrance exam for a place at seven city grammar schools has been brought forward by two months following new government rules on school admissions.
ACT Exam Secrets: Study Guide, Your Key to Exam Success" is a guide for those who are trying to prepare themselves for the ACT entrance exam and what it calls for in order to succeed on the testing.