In part one of our brain blogs, we described some key differences between human brains and computers. Unlike computers, our brains:
Understanding these differentiators can be extremely helpful when preparing for a board exam and even in your daily life. Below are five ways you can harness your brain’s habits to remember more.
Learning seemed a lot simpler when we crammed! And for the short term, cramming works. But it is based on the false assumption that the brain is like a computer. If we want our learning to stick around long term, and be accessible when we need it, we must work with our brain, not against it. Then, perhaps we can harness our brain’s practically infinite capacity for learning.