midterm exam

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Noun1.midterm exam - an examination administered in the middle of an academic termmidterm exam - an examination administered in the middle of an academic term
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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There was some excitement at the end, but it also felt like the Bulls failed a midterm exam in how to finish a close game, losing to the Los Angeles Clippers 106-101 on Friday.
Aminah Khan, who participated in the tournament with her two sisters, told Arab News: "I came here for fun, and to try my luck before I go to my midterm exam."
At the beginning of the study, students were asked to complete a questionnaire during a scheduled class just after taking the midterm exam but prior to knowing their score on the midterm exam.
Module 4 is to be completed during the 4th week of the course and consists of the preparation and taking of the midterm exam. The midterm exam covers all objectives from Module 1 through Module 3.
There are one midterm exam and a final exam making up 60% of the overall grade.
Students must take quizzes, complete a midterm exam and, as their final assessment, conduct what Santos calls a "Hack Yo'Self Project," a personal self-improvement project.
The 30 questions in the midterm exam contained only items that should be known from seminars and lectures till that time.
Grading: The instructor expectations were also provided in clear grading policy that was distributed between weekly Homework (HW) assignments, Midterm exam and Final Exam in online section.
The midterm exam had all four domains of language--reading, writing, listening and speaking--(with) heavier emphasis on listening and speaking."
In line with this study, to assess stress levels, we decided to record the participants' blood pressure levels by measuring and comparing their pre-systolic and prediastolic numbers to post-systolic and post-diastolic numbers after being exposed to a novel, friendly dog, prior to a midterm exam.
My first encounter with accounting was scary; I failed the first midterm exam in Introduction to Accounting.
Kris (10) had an average midterm exam grade that was roughly between an A- and a B+ but she ended up in a group where the other students' overall average grade on the midterms was a D, a difference of about two and a half letter grades.