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Study Smart, Study Less

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    Jul 05, 2011 | 128 Pages

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    Jul 05, 2011 | 128 Pages

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Table Of Contents

Preface: Study Is Not a Four-Letter Word  vi

Chapter 1     Maniacs, Brainiacs, Geeks, and Slackers  1
Identifying your study persona

Chapter 2     Unlocking Your Inner Brainiac  8
Identifying and maximizing your learning strengths

Chapter 3     Rescuing the Book-Laden, Burned-Out,  and Bewildered Student  22
Small changes to your work style that lead to big results

Chapter 4     How to Shrink-Wrap Your Brain  36
Study tricks your friends will beg you to tell them 

Chapter 5     Frequently Masked Questions  58
Most common ways students fail, and how to succeed

Chapter 6     Caution: Potential Land Mine Ahead  89
Overcoming (versus overlooking) learning disabilities

Closing: What, Done Already?  105

Appendix A     Study Tricks   106
Appendix B     Note-Taking Models   107
Appendix C     Time Maps   112
Appendix D     Sample Study Group Schedule   113
Appendix E     Learning Disability Resources   114

Acknowledgments   115
Index   117
About the Author   122

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