Standardized Testing Unfair

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A pencil and a paper is more powerful than it appears. It can determine our admission into college and our entire future. It is what creates standardized testing; it is what creates our deepest fears. The sole purpose of standardized testing is to measure intelligence in an “objective” way. However, the problem is WE ARE NOT ALL THE SAME; therefore, we should not be judged the same. I am for the abolishment of standardized testing because it leads to stress and is only used for ranking. The only thing standardized testing does is measure one’s ability to take a test and nothing else.
For one, not everyone performs well on standardized testing. Instead of focusing on the materials at hand, stress is the outcome of these exams due to the pressure
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