After being appointed to take the prestigious NNPC/total scholarship examination, one of the problems students often have, is to prepare for the examination. Well, it is absolutely right to ask questions if you have not written the examination before. I have therefore decide to share my tips on how to pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination without cheating or stress. Trust me; after reading this article effectively, you will find it more easier to prepare for NNPC/Total scholarship examination.
Meanwhile, if you have not applied for the ongoing 2019 NNPC/total scholarship examination or you have been asking “When will NNPC/total scholarship registration start?”, note that the registration has begin. Candidates in Nigeria can now register for the scholarship examination online. Only 100 level and 200 level students in Nigerian universities are allowed to apply for NNPC/Total scholarship.
- 1 How to pass NNPC/Total scholarship exam
- 1.1 Be optimistic about the exam:
- 1.2 Know the current affairs of Nigeria:
- 1.3 Study your basic English and math topics:
- 1.4 Read through NNPC/Total scholarship examination past questions and answers:
- 1.5 Be very fast during the examination:
- 1.6 Don’t cheat during the examination:
- 1.7 Prepare for questions on quantitative reasoning:
- 1.8 Pray before you start the examination:
- 2 Other things you should know about NNPC/Total scholarship examination
How to pass NNPC/Total scholarship exam
Below are the guides to pass NNPC/Total scholarship exam:
- Be optimistic about the exam.
- Know the current affairs of Nigeria.
- Study your basic English and math topics.
- Read through NNPC/Total scholarship examination past questions and answers.
- Be very fast during the examination.
- Don’t cheat during the examination.
- Prepare for questions on quantitative reasoning.
- Pray before you start the examination.
Okay. There you have the points you need to prepare and pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination. Nevertheless, if you need more details on these points, i enjoin you to continue reading as i explain each of them.
Be optimistic about the exam:
Candidates are always afraid when they are appointed to take NNPC/Total scholarship examination. This apparently wrong because, any examination that is written in fear, is already a jeopardised examination. So if you want to pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination, the first thing you should do, is to nullify your fear for the examination.
Trust me; you can not do without this point. You must be optimistic if you want to pass this examination. Don’t be cowled by the words of people. You can pass the examination excellently if you prepare properly.
Know the current affairs of Nigeria:
If you want to pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination, you have to also know the current affairs of Nigeria. The reason for this is because, most of the questions asked in the examination, are from current affairs. The importance of current affairs can not be overemphasized. If you must pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination, you must study your current affairs diligently.
Take for instance, you can be asked questions like, “who is the current minister of petroleum in Nigeria?”. Here, you have to provide the full name of the current minister of petroleum in Nigeria.
Study your basic English and math topics:
It is truism that there is no examination in Nigeria that does not require a person to pass at least English or Mathematics. Well, NNPC/Total scholarship examination is not an exception. If you want to pass this examination, you must read vast for English and mathematics. Nonetheless, it has been confirmed that the questions normally asked in English and math, are always less complex.
This is basically why i recommend you to know the basic English and mathematics topics you were thought in secondary school. For example, you are supposed to know mathematics topics like, parentage, ratio and fraction etc, to pass NNPC/Total scholarship mathematics examination easily.
Read through NNPC/Total scholarship examination past questions and answers:
Though, for now, I can’t provide NNPC/Total scholarship examination past questions and answers for you to see, but i must confess that those past questions and answers are very necessary. Evidence has shown that NNPC/Total always repeat their scholarship examination previous questions. So, an ideal way to prepare and pass the examination is to study past questions very well.
If you do this, i promise you that you will not fail the impending NNPC/Total scholarship examination. The reason is because, past questions will help you to understand the way NNPC/Total scholarship examination questions are asked. No doubt, this point will go a long way to help you pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination too.
Be very fast during the examination:
As at last year the total number of questions asked in the examination was 80, and a total of 1hours 45minutes was given to candidates who took the examination. Apparently, it is very difficult if not impossible, to assiduously answer 80 questions in that duration. That is why you have to work on your speed. If you must pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination, you must be very fast during the examination.
To do this, i suggest you test yourself using a stopwatch before the examination. Try to improve your fastness in answering technical questions.
Don’t cheat during the examination:
If you are planning to cheat in the impending NNPC/Total scholarship examination, i must announce to you; that you are already bound to fail the examination. The truth is that, you can’t cheat in this examination. In fact, i recommend you don’t even take the examination, than to attempt cheating because there is no way.
To corroborate this, you can ask students who have written the examination before. If you really want to pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination, you must jettison any plan of cheating in the examination hall.
Prepare for questions on quantitative reasoning:
Another question always asked in NNPC/Total scholarship examination, is quantitative reasoning. These are questions that assiduously test the reasoning capacity of candidates taking the examination. It is important to study all the elementary questions on quantitative reasoning you know before taking the examination.
If you have your past questions and answers, i enjoin you to strictly study all the questions on quantitative reason in it. They are most repeated in NNPC/Total scholarship examination. No doubt, this will also go a long way to help you pass NNPC/Total scholarship exam.
Pray before you start the examination:
God factor is inevitable if you really want to pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination. In examinations like this, you need to commit yourself to God. Ask God to help you; to remember everything you read before the examination.
Most often than not, the reason why students fail NNPC/Total scholarship examination is not because they failed to prepare; but because they were unable to show that they actually prepared for the examination. For this reason, it is needful to pray before taking the examination. This will also go a long way to help you pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination easily.
Other things you should know about NNPC/Total scholarship examination
It is very important to have good knowledge of computer studies, if you want to pass NNPC/Total scholarship examination. Sometimes their questions come from that area.
As at last year, the total number of questions asked in NNPC/Total scholarship examination was 80questions. About 2hours was the total time given for the examination.
Bringing of calculator into the examination hall has been officially allowed. So if you want to come with your calculate, you can do that.
Note that you are not allowed to bring in wristwatch into the examination hall. This was made known by NNPC.
Those are the tentative guides you need to prepare and pass the impending NNPC/Total scholarship examination. No doubt, if you make the points here effective, you will do very well in this examination. Remember, the tips here were collected from candidates who have taken NNPC/Total examination before. Lastly, you can tell me what you think about this post using the comment section below.
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Oyeniyi Michael is a professional and ardent blogger. He is a Mechanical student at Yaba college of Technology (YABATECH). Michael is sole bent on disseminating authentic education news to every part of the world.
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