9780072346930

How to Study Science

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072346930

  • ISBN10:

    0072346930

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/16/2002
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Summary

This inexpensive supplement is especially valuable for students who are uneasy about learning science. It can help them get the most out of their science course by giving them suggestions on note-taking, managing study time, taking tests, and more.This guide can be used in several ways. Individual students may use this book to enhance their study skills, or instructors may use it as a test or supplement for orientation classes, college seminars, or science courses.

Table of Contents

1 The Study of Science

2 Science Classes and Instructors

3 Bridging the Learning Pyramid

4 The First Week and the "Two D's"

5 Listening and Taking Notes

6 Time Management

7 Study Sessions

8 Use of Textbooks

9 Terms, Symbols, and Figures

10 Analyzing Figures

11 Practice Understanding Figures

12 Assignments and Reports

13 Answering Essay and Math-Based Problems

14 Tests

15 Analyzing Results of Tests and Assignments

Appendix A Mnemonics

Appendix B Exercise Resource

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