A Mind for Numbers

Barbara Oakley

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Highlights from July 26, 2021

  • “The dread of doing a task uses up more time and energy than doing the task itself.”6 (Location 1259)
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  • Habit is an energy saver for us. It allows us to free our mind for other types of activities. (Location 1357)
  • Generating (that is, recalling) the material helps you learn it much more effectively than simply rereading it. (Location 1635)
  • Recall, not simple rereading, is the best form of deliberate practice in study. (Location 1652)