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    Pure maths...core mathematics is beautiful. Absorbing. Delicious.

    And then we have Statistics. I suppose it doesn't help i have a moody Irish teacher. But good god, does anyone truly understand anything from this content?
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    Does anybody understand it? Sure.

    Anyone in their right mind? I doubt that.
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    (Original post by ZiggyStarDust_)
    Pure maths...core mathematics is beautiful. Absorbing. Delicious.

    And then we have Statistics. I suppose it doesn't help i have a moody Irish teacher. But good god, does anyone truly understand anything from this content?
    50 people in a poll of 100 said they understand it.
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    (Original post by jape)
    Does anybody understand it? Sure.

    Anyone in their right mind? I doubt that.
    haha this^

    that made me feel slightly better. slightly.

    so OP, you are strong in the field of statistics?
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    I managed a strong B on an S1 practice paper after a few hours of learning it if that counts :lol:
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    (Original post by ByronicHero)
    I managed a strong B on an S1 practice paper after a few hours of learning it if that counts :lol:
    That's quick.
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    (Original post by ZiggyStarDust_)
    Pure maths...core mathematics is beautiful. Absorbing. Delicious.

    And then we have Statistics. I suppose it doesn't help i have a moody Irish teacher. But good god, does anyone truly understand anything from this content?
    I did .not .at. all. all year but then in the half term holidays the week before the exam I worked from CGP guide and textbook and did many past papers....got me 95%
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    (Original post by S2M)
    That's quick.
    It's very simple. It also didn't stick. I moved on to S2 and managed something similar but then came back to it a week or two later and had mostly forgotten everything :lol:
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    Funny, I have a statistics exam tomorrow and I don't have a ****ing clue.
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    Did anyone ask yall to turn this thread into a brag fest?


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    (Original post by ByronicHero)
    It's very simple. It also didn't stick. I moved on to S2 and managed something similar but then came back to it a week or two later and had mostly forgotten everything :lol:
    Ohh. Are you just doing it for fun?
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    (Original post by Dhanny)
    Did anyone ask yall to turn this thread into a brag fest?


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    shut up dhanny and answer the question.

    irritating swine.
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    I understand the statistics I have been taught (s1 and s2) and find some it very interesting, such as normal distribution and Hypothesis testing;they are however the lowest exam scores I have in maths apart from one decision module.
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    (Original post by Nulliverse)
    Funny, I have a statistics exam tomorrow and I don't have a ****ing clue.
    you poor thing??? Good luck, buddy.

    i know how painful stats is...but try to revise? u can do it, my dude.
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    (Original post by NotNotBatman)
    I understand the statistics I have been taught (s1 and s2) and find some it very interesting, such as normal distribution and Hypothesis testing;they are however the lowest exam scores I have in maths apart from one decision module.
    the mere fact you can understand it is a mystery to me. but good on you, my fam.
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    S2 was a disease
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    (Original post by ByronicHero)
    I managed a strong B on an S1 practice paper after a few hours of learning it if that counts :lol:
    interesting. what was your learning/revision techniques?
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    (Original post by Jess_x)
    I did .not .at. all. all year but then in the half term holidays the week before the exam I worked from CGP guide and textbook and did many past papers....got me 95%
    95%! Wow, well done!

    I'll see if i can order the stats cgp books, thank u for this.
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    (Original post by ZiggyStarDust_)
    you poor thing??? Good luck, buddy.

    i know how painful stats is...but try to revise? u can do it, my dude.
    I'm trying now and it's all just a mind ****. Like I see my notes and think, hmm this is easy, I go do an exercise question and I'm just dumbfounded as the answer requires some special ass trick that I could not see at all. Eh I only need 40% to pass as it's a uni module and I'm pretty sure I can do that.
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    (Original post by ZiggyStarDust_)
    the mere fact you can understand it is a mystery to me. but good on you, my fam.
    What parts don't you understand? If you give some examples, I or someone else might be able to help with it
 
 
 
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