that occurs in almost every class
one takes in school
. You sit down and answer
a set of questions
, and the number you get correct
determine your score
, which is supposed
to show your knowledge
of the subject
that the test was on. However, this is not always correct
, because it's been shown that the format
of the test can affect
the scores, while it doesn't affect the knowledge.
Different from a quiz because it is of more importance.
Also, what they tell you it is right before setting off the fire alarm so that you don't have the stampede and people getting hurt that a real one would be.