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A Surprising Study Hack – Physical Exercise [With Case Studies]

It’s an ultra-competitive world. In academic tests at national/ international level, if you don’t finish in top few percentiles, sometimes under 1%, you’re unlikely to achieve your goal of getting admission to your dream college or that coveted fellowship.

In pursuit of such tough goals, diligent students go all out to get an edge on any front – study material, tutors, diet, energy boosters, and so on.

And even Physical Exercise (PE)!

You read it right. Physical exercise. Physical exercise of a certain kind, though. And it’ll help you even if you’ve a modest goal of just improving in your most challenging subjects.

By |5th June 2017|Study Skills|

How to Stay Awake All Night to Study – Learn 11 Healthy Ways?

A big submission due tomorrow? Or maybe an exam where you’ve a mountain to climb in a single night? Willy-nilly, most students need to pull out that occasional all-nighter to atone for procrastination.

How can you make an all-nighter, first of all, feasible (it’s tough, isn’t it?) and, then, less taxing on your body?

In this post, I’ll cover how to pull off an all-nighter, what to do the next day to recover fast, and when you must absolutely avoid an all-nighter.

By |25th May 2017|Study Skills|

How Much Sleep Do Students Need? [Research-backed]

More than 90 percent of American High School students and nearly 70 percent of college students are chronically sleep deprived, resulting in academic and health consequences.

If you’re like most, then you too are getting far less sleep than recommended for a balanced life.

National Sleep Foundation put together a high-powered panel of 18 scientists and researchers from reputed medical associations in the U.S. to study our daily sleep requirement. The panel gleaned through more than 300 studies, and came up with following recommendations:

By |15th May 2017|Study Skills|

6 Test-Taking Strategies for Multiple Choice Exams [With Examples and Data]

Ever got stuck on multiple-choice questions in a test where you were not certain about the answer? Or, you had to rush through the last few questions due to paucity of time.When faced with such situations, the best you can do is eliminate as many options as possible and make an educated guess?Educated guess!Yes, that’s one of the obvious secrets behind the success of top test-takers in multiple-choice exams.But, are you really making educated guesses?

By |5th May 2017|Study Skills|

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