How to Study

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College Students' #1 Choice!

Learn and remember more in less time!

How to Study shows you the smart way to study!

How to Study

And Other Skills for Success in College

This essential college survival guide gives you proven study techniques—pretested for you by thousands of successful college students—to help...

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Overview

College Students' #1 Choice!

Learn and remember more in less time!

How to Study shows you the smart way to study!

How to Study

And Other Skills for Success in College

This essential college survival guide gives you proven study techniques—pretested for you by thousands of successful college students—to help you learn more and earn better grades, while actually reducing study time.

In fact long, hard hours with your textbooks can be counterproductive. How to Study shows you just what to do to optimize your study time, with special tips for difficult subjects like math and chemistry. You also get techniques for upgrading your test-taking skills and improving writing, research, and reading abilities.

In addition, this revised and updated edition of How to Study gives you solid, down-to-earth advice on handling living arrangements, how to organize study groups, utilize campus services, the latest on computer aids, and various tools for help with personal adjustment.

No one's saying college isn't challenging. But if you want to enjoy it more, get better grades, and find more time for extracurricular activities, this guide is the tool for you!

PUT THESE TACTICS INTO ACTION

Motivational Self Survey

Super Schedule

Student Quality Quiz

Mental Rejoinders

Studying Out Loud

The Five R's of Note Taking

Study/Class Time Ratio

Six Ways to Read Better

Ways to Upgrade Writing

True-False Test-Taking Tips

Essay Question Tools

Seven Keys to Adjusting to College

SPECIAL TIPS FOR DIFFICULT SUBJECTS

Foreign Languages

Mathematics

Chemistry

Biology

Physics

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071406079
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/11/2002
  • Series: Schaum's Outline Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 460,009
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Allan Mundsack, MA, is on the mathematics faculty at Los Angeles Pierce College and was twice elected President of the Academic Senate at Los Angeles Mission College, where he was vice-chairman of the mathematics department.

James Deese is Hugh Scott Hamilton Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Virginia.

Ellin K. Deese is former Assistant Dean in the college of Arts and Sciences and Associate Professor in the General Faculty and Lecturer in Religious Studies at the university of Virginia.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 14, 2011

    Very informative...

    As an adult student, this book has given me insight to much of what I had forgotten or never known.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 13, 2009

    GREAT!

    i bought this a while ago and usually refer to it once in a while. i already get good grades, i've had straight a's since 3rd grade and im in 8th at the moment, going to one of the best high school in nj in the summer of 09. this book had great tips for me to keep in mind, because improvement is always welcome. i'm glad i bought it! i highly recommend this book and i bet it'll be useful for me in high school. :]

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 25, 2008

    :]

    This was a great book. I just received it a few weeks ago.. and've jst started going through it now. It seems like a great book and so far & I've enjoyed it. The book is really helpful and you should get it. :]

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 20, 2004

    The Answer

    o my goodness...if this book never came along my way...i would have never gotten an A+. I love this book it has the easy way out about how to study. This is the answer to good scores!

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