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May 29, 2013

Are you a musician who learns a piece of music by hearing it just a few times? Can you complete a task when it has only been explained to you once? Can you recall conversations in detail and verbalize ideas well? Then your learning style maybe auditory – you learn best by having things read or told to you. But even if you can’t have your professor repeat the semester word for word to help you study, you can use sound, patterns, and rhythms to aid studying.

Not an auditory learner? You could be a visual learner, or a kinesthetic. Some people learn more than one way and employ a variety of techniques. Explore our other LifeNotes study tips.

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