Final exams typically make up a large portion of your final grade, so there is a certain pressure to get them right. If you've scored a low final exam grade, it's really time for some self-evaluation as to why you scored low.
Did You Give it Your Best?
To answer this question, you're really going to have to be honest with yourself. A final exam is a test of your knowledge for the course's totality. This means, you would've had to put in the time on a regular basis to study. At the same time, attendance is very important. If you didn't attend the classes regularly, it's likely that you missed out on important lectures and the taking of important notes. You can't learn if you didn't show up. Once you do an honest evaluation of the effort that you put in and find weaknesses, you can clean up your act and do what's needed to score better grades in up-and-coming final exams for other classes.
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