Best way to cram for my physics exam tomorrow?

  • Studying
  • Thread starter Kuzon
  • Start date
  • #1
Kuzon
42
5
Should I go through my lectures or just do practice questions, or just watch youtube vids? What's the best way to study for physics? I'm a year one university student.

I haven't studied because I've been prioritising other subjects.
 

Answers and Replies

  • #2
DrClaude
Mentor
7,797
4,334
Should I go through my lectures or just do practice questions, or just watch youtube vids? What's the best way to study for physics? I'm a year one university student.
Go through the lecture, read the textbook, but mostly do as many exercises as possible.

Watching YouTube is the last thing you want to do. You need to be active, not passive.
 
  • #3
Kuzon
42
5
Go through the lecture, read the textbook, but mostly do as many exercises as possible.

Watching YouTube is the last thing you want to do. You need to be active, not passive.


Thanks my man!
 
  • #4
micromass
Staff Emeritus
Science Advisor
Homework Helper
Insights Author
22,129
3,302
If your exam is tomorrow, then you're asking this too late.
 
  • #5
DrClaude
Mentor
7,797
4,334
If your exam is tomorrow, then you're asking this too late.
I had missed that, as it was in the thread title. Indeed, it's too late to do anything significant.
 
  • #6
MidgetDwarf
1,292
466
Pray to every deity, and hope that one works.
 
  • #7
Dishsoap
1,016
309
Your best bet is to study like you've never studied before, then use the knowledge you've gained to build a time capsule, and go back to about a month ago.

Seriously though, just do problems. Lots of them.
 
  • Like
Likes Kuzon and gmax137
  • #8
36,197
8,186
I haven't studied because I've been prioritising other subjects.
If I were to bet on the outcome of your final exam, my bet would be on a failing grade for the exam.

Since the priority has been your other classes, the cost of that decision is a low or failing grade in this class.
 

Suggested for: Best way to cram for my physics exam tomorrow?

  • Last Post
Replies
7
Views
5K
Replies
8
Views
2K
Replies
1
Views
3K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
4K
  • Last Post
2
Replies
37
Views
5K
  • Last Post
Replies
5
Views
3K
  • Last Post
Replies
5
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
3
Views
3K
Replies
3
Views
2K
Replies
8
Views
2K
Top