However much you have studied, if you can not solve the problem on day of the test, you are lost.
Thankfully, there are some techniques for studying maths that you can do regardless of your level.
When you’re practising with these problems, it’s important to work through the process for each solution.
If you have made any mistakes, you should review them and understand where your problem-solving skills let you down. It is much better and rewarding in the long-run to focus on understanding the process and logic that is involved.
You should avoid doing this and instead spend time trying to understand the process of solving the problem.
Once you have grasped an understanding of the initial problem, you can use this as a stepping stone to progress to the remainder of the question. It is a good idea to study with a friend who you can consult with and bounce ideas off when trying to solve complex problems.
Sometimes you can get stuck trying to solve part of a maths problem and find it difficult to move on to the next stage.
It’s common for many students to skip this question and continue on to the next.
Oh and don’t forget that it’s also important to have confidence in yourself and face the exam knowing that you have prepared properly!
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