back to top

12 Midterm Moments That Make You Question Your Life Choices

Brace yourselves: Midterms are coming. Master the concepts you'll need for midterms with Chegg Study.

Posted on

1. When your friends are complaining about how they have a midterm tomorrow, but you have three.

40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks / Via theodysseyonline.com

2. When you're trying to commit Maxwell's equations for electromagnetism to memory, and your roommate wants to dish about what happened on their favorite reality show.

Warner Bros. Television / Via tenor.co

3. When you try to take a quick break, then freak out and resume frantically cramming theorems into your head.

4. When someone can see you're stressed and suggests that you "try to relax."

Harmonius Claptrap / Via heartinmyheadphones.tumblr.com

5. When the sink is full of dishes and you've worn the same clothes for three days because midterms.

6. When you come to terms with the facts that you still have 18 chapters to study and you're definitely not getting any sleep tonight.

Pitch on FOX / Via giphy.com

7. When you wake up at 5:53 a.m. with a physics book on your face after falling asleep during your all-nighter.

Media Rights Capital / Via bdcwire.com

8. When you sit down for the midterm, confident that you've got this, and the first question completely stumps you.

Election 2016 / Via giphy.com

9. When the next question asks you to "determine the shear stress developed at Point A on a beam subjected to a shear force of V=100 kN."

10. When you spend what you think is three minutes on one question, only to check the clock and realize that it’s actually been 10 minutes.

Joseph M. Schenck Productions / Via mlkshk.com

11. When your professor insisted that the Bernoulli Equation was 100% going to be on the midterm, and it totally wasn't.

Renaissance Pictures / Via popkey.co

12. When you not only pass the midterm you thought you bombed, but you actually pass it with flying colors.

The Oscars / Via giphy.com

Midterms are tough. There’s no need to make them tougher. Use Chegg Study to help you prepare.