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~~Learning a language involves learning new words. The more words you know the more you will understand and the better you will be able to communicate. It is said that in order to “get by” in a foreign language you need a vocabulary of at least 120 words. Read: The more words you are exposed to the better vocabulary you will have. When you read and see words you don’t know first try to guess the meaning from the sentence/story and then look the word up. Read and listen to things you are interested in. There are lots of graded/guided readers available and even manga/comics. Play
Taking any serious examination can be an intimidating matter. No one knows exactly what to expect. Whether you are studying for the GCSE or the IB exams, knowledge is power. This is not only limited to knowledge of the material being tested, but knowledge of how the test actually functions.
Different people have different preferences and ways of doing things. This is also true in the way people study. A study technique that works for one person will not necessarily be effective for everyone. There are, however, some general practices that can help each learner minimize wasted time and frustration, and help them maximize their academic performance.
A log book can be a highly valuable record for improvement. Log books are used to keep track of things such as the last date of automobile maintenance and what was done, or the number of hours a pilot has flown and where he's traveled. The log book becomes evidence of the event or action, and is used to ensure that the next trip or event is better because of what has been learned. Likewise, a student...
Study for exams: Having good grades is your passport in entering an excellent university or college. If you are in college already, landing a good job is your next aim and a better way to do that is by having good grades in school.
Maybe you aren't satisfied with your computational skills. If you want to improve them, check the quality of your simple mental computations first.