Thursday, January 27, 2011

Midterm Essentials: Day Four

Well, folks, we're coming into the homestretch here. Today I take exams 3 and 4, leaving me with one left... Yay!

Day four's essential is mechanical pencils. I don't know what it is about them, but I can barely use a regular pencil anymore. I know, I'm spoiled!

The only thing about mechanical pencils and big tests is you have to make sure that they're #2 lead, otherwise, if you're using a ScanTron or other sort of machine-checked test, they may not read right. Most are, but it can never hurt to double check.

Here are some of my favorites:

Are you hooked on mechanical pencils, too, or do you prefer regular pencils?



  1. I'm definitely hooked on mechanical pencils too!

  2. I agree, mechanical pencils are wonderful and always sharp!!