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Am I guilty of cheating?

I have received and studied a year-old key to a test that I am taking tomorrow, am I guilty of cheating? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on May 11, 2010 - 28 answers

What is normal?

Statistics-filter: Two relatively (I think) simple statistics questions. [more inside]
posted by activitystory on May 4, 2010 - 8 answers

A way to test the fat content of mince/ground beef at home?

Is there a way to test the fat content of mince/ground beef at home? i.e. (semi-)scientific procedure [more inside]
posted by Not Supplied on May 4, 2010 - 29 answers

Failed smog, what to fix?

Hello AskMe Mechanics! My 1999 Chevy S-10 just failed its emissions test and I need some reliable information as to why and towards what I can do to make sure it passes next time. [more inside]
posted by carsonb on Apr 26, 2010 - 8 answers

You are not a doctor

You Are Not A Doctor - But you can still help me. Red spots all over my body? [more inside]
posted by freddymetz on Apr 9, 2010 - 28 answers

Mail order medications

Mail order medical supplies [diabetic testing strips] from overseas, has anyone found a reliable resource? I would prefer Accu-Chek Aviva system. At a $1 a strip I could use some help.
posted by 77144 on Mar 28, 2010 - 6 answers

What are some cool judicial tests?

What are some judicial tests? I already know about the M'Naughten rules and the Product Test (for mental competence to stand trial), and the Lemon Test and Coercion Test (for whether school-led prayer violates the establishment clause). I love these. What are some other judicial tests? Where can I read about them? [more inside]
posted by mathtime! on Mar 18, 2010 - 19 answers

There is an Evil Dead II joke in here somewhere....

I am in my last semester of graduate school, with my comprehensive exam coming up. It is a 4.5 hour written (essay) exam. The problem? I haven't written (only typed) in forever, and my hand does not seem to be cooperating. [more inside]
posted by afton on Feb 24, 2010 - 17 answers

Am I low in testosterone or what?

Testosterone test results, what's the deal here? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 16, 2010 - 8 answers

What is the best most thorough method of testing one's water?

I am thinking about cultivating a small vegetable patch area near a river. What would be the best method to thoroughly test the water for nasty contaminants like arsenic, lead or other spooky chemicals I can't even pronounce? [more inside]
posted by Sentus on Jan 25, 2010 - 18 answers

Antiques and Electronics Buying Trip

Electronics deals between Toronto and Arizona [more inside]
posted by Chuckles on Jan 16, 2010 - 4 answers

What was this test I was given when I was a kid?

I took a test in second grade, but was never told what it was or why I was taking it. Does anyone know what it was? [more inside]
posted by soonertbone on Jan 9, 2010 - 29 answers

Drug test questions

I have a question about being hired as a contractor for the Department of Justice and having to take a drug test. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 16, 2009 - 11 answers

Simple Quiz Maker?

Can you help me create a Word test that I can email to potential employees (without them being able to cheat on it too easily)? And without purchasing new software? [more inside]
posted by ohyouknow on Dec 16, 2009 - 13 answers

How do I set up a simple database for vocabulary terms?

How do I make a database of vocabulary terms and definitions to use for teaching? What software, settings, etc. should I use? [more inside]
posted by washburn on Dec 10, 2009 - 6 answers

Census Worker

Census worker. What is it like to be one? [more inside]
posted by josher71 on Nov 30, 2009 - 4 answers

How can I stop freaking out over timed LSAT games?

The LSAT is next week and my games section is abysmal. I know it's a psychological thing. What do you recommend? [more inside]
posted by AAAAAThatsFiveAs on Nov 28, 2009 - 8 answers

Mefites: Please hope me!!!

I need to take two exams in order to continue to compete for a job I have applied for. I very much want and need this job, or something like it (I am truly desperate!) The tests take place in about a week. The email that arrived from the HR person states that the exams I need passing scores on are: [more inside]
posted by bebrave! on Nov 24, 2009 - 16 answers

Where can we get an advanced London Eye(s) Test?

Advice on where to go in London for more advanced eye problems? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Nov 22, 2009 - 4 answers

test out of nursing school?

I'm a nursing school student and I'm interested in testing out of as much school as I can. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 27, 2009 - 5 answers

Am I considered a stoner if I eat hemp seed?

If I consume dietary hemp seed, will the THC show up on a drug test? [more inside]
posted by torquemaniac on Oct 24, 2009 - 9 answers

Stress Detector

Is there a device that can automatically observe your stress levels in real-time? [more inside]
posted by philosophistry on Oct 16, 2009 - 9 answers

Herpes blood test in NYC

Where to get a herpes blood test in NYC? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 13, 2009 - 1 answer

mystery diagnosis

Did the hospital save my blood samples and could they be retested? Would swine flu cause a positive test for regular flu? [more inside]
posted by WeekendJen on Oct 9, 2009 - 6 answers

Test creation software?

Please help me find software for creating tests from a bank of questions, ideally open-source and even more ideally Linux. [more inside]
posted by fogovonslack on Oct 5, 2009 - 6 answers

Help us hack the ACT test!

I'm interested in starting an after-school ACT test prep program for the high school students that I work with. I'm not an educator, so I don't have a clue where to start. What are the best techniques, from start to finish to organizing and operating a successful group test preparation workshop? How can I help my students acquire the techniques they need to do well on the test? [more inside]
posted by chara on Sep 21, 2009 - 7 answers

How can my 74 yr old ex husband make an informed decision about his super high PSA results?

I am good friends with my ex husband. He learned a couple of months ago that his PSA was over 20. He was also having a serious problem with his leg at the time (he had a femoral by pass surgery). That surgery went well and he has recovered from it..but during that time the high PSA results were put on the back burner until he could get through the surgery. [more inside]
posted by naplesyellow on Sep 8, 2009 - 9 answers

Psychological Interview Preperation

Tomorrow I have to take psychological testing for a firefighter job. If anyone has been through anything similar I'd appreciate any advice. [more inside]
posted by brevator on Aug 26, 2009 - 9 answers

What other substances might show up in a blood test for valproic acid levels?

What other substances might show up in a blood test for valproic acid levels? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jul 25, 2009 - 12 answers

SAT guide IP question

I need help with intellectual property issues regarding the SAT test prep guide and a digital study guide I am building. [more inside]
posted by diode on Jul 10, 2009 - 8 answers

Would the h1n1 test show positive after being sick?

Would an h1n1 test show a positive result on a person that had the flu weeks ago but is not currently sick? [more inside]
posted by flyingcowofdoom on Jun 25, 2009 - 4 answers

How do I generate meaningful results from split tests?

Having run split tests on the e-commerce website at work, how do I extract meaningful conclusions from the raw data? [more inside]
posted by gi_wrighty on Jun 24, 2009 - 2 answers

whats the best way to measure plastic

in my work, there is a requirement to test two plastics and compare the properties for an automotive application. the testing is done by an external agency, with whom i have no background, and they just give a table of results. what tests are they doing, how do they do them, why do they do them, and what tricks should i be on the lookout for? [more inside]
posted by edtut on Jun 23, 2009 - 2 answers

Preparing for a doctor appointment

When, if ever, is it reasonable to ask for a preemptive test? Given a family history of congestive heart failure I'm wondering how reasonable it is to reguest a MUGA or echocardiogram just to allay (or confirm) my own worries. I'm definitely already going to see a doctor, so I'm not asking for medical advice. I guess I am asking for perspective to help me frame my request with my physician. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jun 17, 2009 - 12 answers

GRE Literature as Subject Test HELP!

I'm trying to find a prep course for the Literature Subject Test of the GRE (which is not the same as the general GRE) in NYC. [more inside]
posted by miss-lapin on May 27, 2009 - 6 answers

Help me pass my road test mefi!

Help me pass my road test on Wednesday this time around. [more inside]
posted by QueenHawkeye on Apr 26, 2009 - 13 answers

How can a risk calculation have a false positive?

How can an estimate of a health risk (eg 1 in 500) have a false positive? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 2, 2009 - 9 answers

What are your favorite at-home test kits which provide a basic lipid profile (Total, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides)?

What are your favorite at-home test kits which provide basic lipid profiles (Total, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides)? [more inside]
posted by adipocere on Apr 1, 2009 - 7 answers

[USA] Best chances to become a foriegn service worker?

[USA] Best chances to become a foriegn service worker? I want to apply, I've alreadly gotten the study guide, but beyond studying and being open minded of the people I'd be dealing with, I don't really know how to prepare. [more inside]
posted by Nighthawk3729 on Mar 29, 2009 - 2 answers

GMAT prep course?

GMAT: Invest in prep course or just buy a book? [more inside]
posted by fixedgear on Mar 26, 2009 - 6 answers

Will these totally legal drugs keep me from getting the job?

I may have to take a pre-employment drug test very soon, and I'm worried about whether the totally legal and authorized stimulants I'm taking are going to keep me from getting hired. Are my worries reasonable, and if so is there anything I should do to protect myself? [more inside]
posted by croutonsupafreak on Mar 15, 2009 - 16 answers

A complete MAT acceptance list eludes me.

Where can I find a complete list of college and university graduate programs in the USA that accept the Miller Analogies Test for admission?
posted by parmanparman on Mar 14, 2009 - 2 answers

Help me cram for a sports proficiency test!

Help me cram for a sports proficiency test! [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Mar 10, 2009 - 5 answers

Testing the warmth of a blanket.

How can I empirically test the relative warmth of a blanket? [more inside]
posted by plasticbugs on Mar 9, 2009 - 23 answers

How can I study for the OPAC?

Has anyone taken the Office Proficiency Assessment and Certification (OPAC) test recently, or have documentation on what exactly it tests for in Word and Excel? [more inside]
posted by limeswirltart on Mar 6, 2009 - 3 answers

Stupid stupid stupid

Waste of a question-filter: Can anybody remember one of those stupid "do you think more like a man or woman" tests? [more inside]
posted by Mave_80 on Feb 26, 2009 - 20 answers

How to test silver items

I want to test the silver content of some items. What should I buy? I see people offering silver testing kits on Ebay. Are these a good choice, or would I better off buying the reagents themselves? If so, which ones?
posted by Joe in Australia on Feb 16, 2009 - 5 answers

Getting set for military fitness test

Army entrance fitness test on Monday. What should I do between now and then? [more inside]
posted by Clandestine Outlawry on Feb 11, 2009 - 9 answers

How to tell if a placebo group is taking regimen as they're supposed to?

In double-blind clinical trials, is there a common drug put into the placebo group and the test groups drug to test to make sure the participants are taking the drug correctly? [more inside]
posted by ilovehistory on Feb 5, 2009 - 5 answers

Which statistical test for these two variables?

How to calculate the probability of a result not being due to chance? Not homework! [more inside]
posted by unSane on Jan 4, 2009 - 15 answers

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