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What skills are needed for physics?

  1. Jul 24, 2008 #1
    I already know that math skills are required for physics, but what other skills are required for physics?

    P.S. MODERATORS, DON'T MOVE THIS TOPIC!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SERIOUSLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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  3. Jul 24, 2008 #2
    love for the subject...
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    Visualization of the problem that you are trying to solve.

  5. Jul 24, 2008 #4
    If you're on the experimental side, skills in programming, machining, and electronics are useful
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    People skills. Maturity.
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    Additionally, reading comprehension and being able to follow directions is useful. If you post in the correct forum in the first place, your thread won't be moved.
  8. Jul 24, 2008 #7


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    Patience and dedication are pretty essential to be succesful in physics.
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