entrance exam

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Synonyms for entrance exam

examination to determine a candidate's preparation for a course of studies

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Certain analytical skills may also have been required, but this was a university entrance exam, which had to test the thinking capabilities of the applicants and not just their aptitude for rote learning and reproducing an essay they were taught in class.
One of the best tricks to crack entrance exams is to solve sample question papers.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Controversial bill seeking to remove dershanes, schools that help students prepare for their high school and university entrance exams, was passed by Parliament late on Friday night after much political wrangling and even scuffles between ruling party deputies and lawmakers from the opposition parties.
The research initiatives of the math team have been introduced in the collection of papers for the 27th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence, 2013, as "Solving University Entrance Exam Math Problems through the Integration of Deep Language Understanding and Computer Algebra," (Takuya Matsuzaki, Hidenao Iwane, Hirokazu Anai, Akiko Aizawa, and Noriko Arai), and "A Symbolic Approach to University Entrance Examination Problems in Mathematics and Issues Combining with National Language Processing," (Hidenao Iwane, Takuya Matsuzaki, Hirokazu Anai, and Noriko Arai).
He took the university entrance exam for the first time in 1977, but failed.
In addition, I will have to prepare myself for two entrance exams -- main and advanced -- to be held on the same day.
Under the Government's new schools admission code, families will be given the results of their child's entrance exam ahead of the October 31 deadline to fill out a local authority form for Year 7 places.
The interested students must stay informed about National ICT Scholarship Programme 2011 participating university selection criteria, registration, and entrance exam dates and take the entrance exams for selected universities on their own to be potentially eligible for the scholarship.
It is the responsibility of the interested students to stay informed about National ICT Scholarship Program 2011 participating university selection criteria, registration and entrance exam dates and take the entrance exams for selected universities on their own to be potentially eligible for the scholarship.
02 percent of students who took last year's college entrance exam were later found to have cheated, according to figures from the ministry.
Ali Demir, the chairman of the Student Selection and Replacement Center (OSYM), denied claims of "secret coding at the university entrance exam.
I would firstly like to point out that Bablake School is a selective school, every pupil has taken an entrance exam to be admitted into Bablake for year seven and in this respect the sixth form is no different.
20 -- The Tamil Nadu government has moved the Supreme Court expressing its opposition to the central government's proposal to conduct a combined entrance exam for medical colleges from the next academic session, an official said Thursday.
This coldest time of the year brings the most difficult time of the year for students and parents - entrance exam season.
An entrance exam to gain a scholarship for one of Wales' most famous schools will take place this weekend.