Lifehacker: “Study Less, Study Smart: The Best Ways to Retain More in Less Time.”

LIFEHACKER: “Study Less, Study Smart: The Best Ways to Retain More in Less Time.” Two ideas I like: “Study in chunked sessions: Your ability to retain information diminishes after about 25-30 minutes, so break it up into multiple, smaller sessions. Reward yourself with fun activities during your breaks….
Know the difference between recognition and recollection: Recognition requires a trigger for you to remember something and you may not get that on a test. Study actively with focus on recollection. Quiz yourself and don’t just glance over highlighted notes.

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