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    I was just wondering cuz i really do like maths and think its an amazing subject but i see people who do no work and are consistently getting better results than me, of course there are people who work hard and do amazing but some people just seem to be good at maths for no apparent reason and getting full marks on a maths paper is second nature to them and they dont even have to try hard and im here working my butt off and get happy when i get B's. Saying that i worked super hard and feel like i have failed aqa maths c3 and 4 Lol
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    (Original post by Gfizzle225)
    I was just wondering cuz i really do like maths and think its an amazing subject but i see people who do no work and are consistently getting better results than me, of course there are people who work hard and do amazing but some people just seem to be good at maths for no apparent reason and getting full marks on a maths paper is second nature to them and they dont even have to try hard and im here working my butt off and get happy when i get B's. Saying that i worked super hard and feel like i have failed aqa maths c3 and 4 Lol
    Lol no it isnt the people who you think dont do work actually do a lot of work behind closed doors, even when they were in primary school.

    Life isnt some genetic lottery where someone is lucky to be born with maths talent, its all abiut hard work.

    We can do anything and achiege anythinf if we believe in ourselves
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    There are people who learn quicker then others but in the end to a decent level all of it is determined by how much work you put in.


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    I think it could be predetermined to some extent. Disproportionately many top mathematicians have Asperger's Syndrome which is certainly predetermined, and it possibly suggests that whatever causes that also has a positive impact on mathematical ability.

    That said, I think hard work, experience, practice and confidence have the greatest effect on mathematical ability. I feel it's a bit like learning a language; the more you do it (and also the earlier you start), the more it will feel like you just have an in-built grasp of it.
 
 
 
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