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5 Simple Tricks to Prep for Midterms

It’s that time again! Don’t panic. Let’s do this together. Here’s how we suggest you ace your midterms: 1. Study with video. Studies show you learn more with video. Virtual learning sites like Numerade can act as your 24/7 video tutor. The site has over 1 million video lessons matched to more than 1,600 textbooks, with customized …

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The Science Behind the “Squid Game” Candy Challenge

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve seen—or at least seen the memes about—Netflix’s #1 new show, “Squid Game.” We won’t spoil everything, but one of the most iconic moments in the show centers around a challenge where contestants have to cut shapes out of the honeycomb-like Korean candy known as Dalgona—without cracking it. …

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15 Video Courses You Can Take Online (For Free)

Ready to master a new skill? From Computer Science to Calculus, Numerade has 15+ full-length video courses you can take today—without ever cracking open a book. Just sit back, press play, and let the learning begin. Here are 15+ video courses you can take online today.  1. Precalculus This course explores the basic properties of …

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5 Reasons to Take Computer Science as an Elective

By Mustafa Abdulrahman, Numerade Intern Choosing courses for high school has never been easy, and by the time you’re past your sophomore year, it feels like you should have your entire career path already decided. As a recent high school graduate, I felt the same pressure, but what I’m here to tell you is that …

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4 Ways Music Helps You Learn

When you think of music, you probably don’t immediately think about studying. You probably think about fun—entertainment, parties, dancing. But did you know that music helps you learn? It’s true! Among other benefits, music activates both the left and right brain at the same time, and the activation of both hemispheres can maximize learning and improve …

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How to Use Discord to Improve Your Grades

Study hack: use Discord’s chat platform to get study help any time night or day. Whether you’re already familiar with the platform or totally new, we’ll talk you through how to take advantage of voice chat, screenshare, and more within Discord to join and run study sessions, boost your grades, and connect with other students …

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Why Videos Are More Effective Than Textbooks

Studies show that students learn better when they can see and hear the material. It’s clear that video has become an increasingly popular way to help people understand concepts, especially in subjects like math and science. But what actually makes video such an effective tool for learning? Here are 6 reasons why videos make great …