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    I've spent a huge amount of time studying for my practice exams, but at times, it feels like I've been studying for hours and learned nothing, and sometimes studying for 10 minutes and feeling enlightened. What's up with that? Am I missing something? Am I learning stuff every time I study but it becomes subconscious? It it worth me spending hours at a time studying or only studying at certain times? So many questions, what does everyone think about it?
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    (Original post by sambeaz6)
    I've spent a huge amount of time studying for my practice exams, but at times, it feels like I've been studying for hours and learned nothing, and sometimes studying for 10 minutes and feeling enlightened. What's up with that? Am I missing something? Am I learning stuff every time I study but it becomes subconscious? It it worth me spending hours at a time studying or only studying at certain times? So many questions, what does everyone think about it?
    There's naturally correlation overtime, which'll eventually plateau (meaning you can't learn it much better), but the ultimate factor is QUALITY of study, not QUANTITY.

    If you're struggling with your current routine, I suggest looking on here on how others developed an effective schedule.
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    I think the most best way to revise is to do it in short 20-30 minute sessions with a break in between. Don't over do it and make sure you get some rest so everything sinks in before starting to revise again.
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    (Original post by sambeaz6)
    I've spent a huge amount of time studying for my practice exams, but at times, it feels like I've been studying for hours and learned nothing, and sometimes studying for 10 minutes and feeling enlightened. What's up with that? Am I missing something? Am I learning stuff every time I study but it becomes subconscious? It it worth me spending hours at a time studying or only studying at certain times? So many questions, what does everyone think about it?
    does time studying equal quality of results?

    no. one of my ex friends (she turned out to be horribly two faced and *****y) used to constantly say how "oh i spent six hours revising last night!" and she said this in GCSE's, AS Levels and A2 levels and then each results day she underperformed what she told people- told them- she was gonna get

    it's entirely the quality of the revising

    i felt much like you do now during my A Levels and GCSE's, however, i recently found out im quite badly longsighted (thought my eyes were just constantly tired!) so if youre eating healthy and excercising and drinking water and are still having issues- maybe get an eye test? i dont know. glasses have helped me loads at uni!
 
 
 
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