For most people, success is the result of working steadily towards a goal. You wake up and realise that your exams are in a couple of days. You freak out and feel you will not be able to score the passing marks in the exam. Rather than freaking out, you can use easy and quick study tools to get ready for the exam. Here are few tips that will help you study in the last minutes.
Focus on your weak spots: As you are studying at the last minute, you will not get time to go through all your study notes or class materials. Instead, you should read the class material and identify any tough topics you struggle to recall. You should start spending time on those topics in which you are weak in.
For example, you may have forgotten some formulas of physics, like the formula of refraction of light. Then, you should focus your attention on remembering formulas so you can perform well in the examination.
Study Using Videos: You may also try to study using audio-video content because learning with the help of videos will help you to understand the concepts quicker than just reading it from textbooks. Tough topics like electromagnetism, thermodynamics are easily understandable if someone tries to learn it using videos.
Take Study Breaks: Though you are studying in last minutes and trying to grab as much as knowledge, at this moment you should try to take short breaks. Go for a walk, exercise for a while during your study breaks. Doing 10-20 minutes of exercise in between your studies will help you to stay fit and to be mentally prepared for future studies.
Hydrate Yourself: Drink lots of water while you are studying, doing this will help you stay healthy and hydrated. Taking stimulants like energy drinks and excess caffeine will give instant energy but these things have more long-term negative effects.
Take Healthy Diet: One should try to take healthy and energizing foods during the exam days so that you can stay focus and not become too lethargic.
Revise: If you feel you are done with your studies, then you must revise each topic you have studied till date. Students should never try to learn new topics because learning new topics before the exam night will only add to unnecessary stress or may reduce your confidence level.
Follow the above steps rigorously to prepare for your upcoming examinations and to score good marks.
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