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Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by freemontie, Sep 22, 2014.

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  1. freemontie

    freemontie Banned Banned

    Aug 19, 2014
    Let's share our study tactics and what's best for different subjects. What "techniques" have helped you the most?
    Here's one question: When reviewing chapters- do you give yourself "deadlines" (i.e. finish this chapter in 1 hour) to keep yourself on track or do you prefer not to because you don't want to rush it?

    EDIT: either
    Last edited: Sep 22, 2014
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  3. 640936

    640936 Internally driven

    Sep 17, 2014
    Studying for a class or studying for the MCAT?
  4. Strudel19

    Strudel19 5+ Year Member

    Jul 14, 2011
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    I just read chapters out of the textbook. The book covers everything in the course and more in detail. When it's time to look at powerpoint slides there really isn't anything to memorize because I read the chapter.

    For Bio, read the chapter. For physics/ochem, read the chapter and do problems.
  5. 640936

    640936 Internally driven

    Sep 17, 2014
    I agree with the above! I also take my own personal notes on the chapters I read before class and ask any questions I encounter
  6. mehc012

    mehc012 Big Damn Hero 2+ Year Member

    Jul 9, 2012
    The Black

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