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    Hey guys,

    So I study maths, further maths, economics and politics.

    I'm wondering whether multitasking revision would be effective or counter productive.

    For example, I could be revising maths on mymaths or doing textbook question, and I could also be listening to a revision video on economics or politics, would this approach be better than revising one thing at once or worse?

    It's all about personal style. For me, I would find this completely counter productive but I can't even listen to music when I revise.

    You could try it and then attempt some questions on the subjects you've tested it with to see if it's worth doing.

    I think it'll be very difficult to effectively revise like this. Try listening to the radio while reading, and tell me you can take in words from both at the same time.
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    Sorry but that sounds like a terrible idea. You should dedicate yourself entirely to one thing a time. Multitasking is never great when you want to get something done well


    you wouldn't be able to focus on taking both content in at the same time.

    (at least i wouldn't be able to. i can't even revise with slow, lowest-of-volumes classical music on in the background. it forces me to answer questions without thorough thought; meaning half-baked answers not worth a dime. let alone listening to actual music {all for the purposes of drowning out noises behind me}. and now you're talking about actively revising TWO subjects at once? leul.)

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