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    Learning without being spoon fed? (mod, move please?)

    Thanks! It's good to know I can find them if I need to. Aside from the unfamiliar vocabulary though, I really wouldn't mind the uncertainties the authors had. It'd be nice to see how they eventually worked things out. Any suggestions for text in particular?
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    Learning without being spoon fed? (mod, move please?)

    Learning without being spoon fed? edit: thanks mods --------------------------------- Is there a source, or does anyone have an idea how I can learn Physics without being spoon fed? I feel like whenever we were taught something new in my college Physics, we weren't given a chance to come...
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    Good way to take physics notes?

    Ahh book layout, perfect. In fact some other features I was looking for came along with the book layout so how perfect. Cheers! By diagram, I mean if I need to draw a diagram for my notes, it's kinda difficult without a tablet. Right now I'm using microsoft paint to draw them, but they look...
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    Good way to take physics notes?

    Oh man... I spent a good 6 hours into the morning getting the program to work the way I wanted it to. And that's when I hit a stumbling block; diagrams :-\ I tried using paint, but they ended up looking like turds. And then I had another problem. Lyx labels my diagram as figure 1, when I want...
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    Good way to take physics notes?

    Pencil doesn't make a difference when you have to erase an entire paragraph because you accidentally left something out. And my ocd would never allow me to just tack on that info somewhere else. Yea thought of both tablet and latex. Tablet, too expensive. LaTex? Would definitely take too long...
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    Good way to take physics notes?

    Didn't know what section to really post this, but exam time approaches. And we all know what that means. That's right, procrastinate by doing the most mundane things just to avoid studying! Last year was adding lyrics and album art to every song on my iPod. Took about a good 8 days. This time I...
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