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0 motivation

Postby Kohinoor » Tue Aug 31, 2010 3:08 pm

Now that I know how to prep for exams, I can't bring myself to do anything more principled than play Bejeweled Blitz during class.

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby jnorsky » Tue Aug 31, 2010 3:14 pm

how do you prep for exams? I am a 1L and i cant pay attention in class. i go to your school btw

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby Kohinoor » Tue Aug 31, 2010 3:18 pm

jnorsky wrote:how do you prep for exams? I am a 1L and i cant pay attention in class. i go to your school btw

I personally read the book, make my own outlines, then do practice exams. That process doesn't take 13 weeks and doesn't require me to be in class.

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby vanwinkle » Tue Aug 31, 2010 3:20 pm

Kohinoor wrote:
jnorsky wrote:how do you prep for exams? I am a 1L and i cant pay attention in class. i go to your school btw

I personally read the book, make my own outlines, then do practice exams. That process doesn't take 13 weeks and doesn't require me to be in class.

Wait. People read the book?

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby Kohinoor » Tue Aug 31, 2010 5:03 pm

vanwinkle wrote:
Kohinoor wrote:
jnorsky wrote:how do you prep for exams? I am a 1L and i cant pay attention in class. i go to your school btw

I personally read the book, make my own outlines, then do practice exams. That process doesn't take 13 weeks and doesn't require me to be in class.

Wait. People read the book?

I'm old-fashioned.

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby rynabrius » Tue Aug 31, 2010 8:10 pm

I just got my Blitz score on my iPhone up to 400,000. Pretty good, but since it's on the phone I can't use the elite technique. Of course, I don't use boosts.

My Bejeweled Twist blitz score is >1.6million.

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby RP1983 » Wed Sep 01, 2010 12:25 am

You are taking exams already?

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby calicocat » Wed Sep 01, 2010 12:33 am

RP1983 wrote:You are taking exams already?

That was some great RC

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby joobacca » Wed Sep 01, 2010 2:20 pm

I totally agree with OP. I can't really focus during class. I can't get myself to do the readings seriously. I know a hornbook will explain it all very well and then I can take a ton of practice exams.

What I'm confused about is that some 2Ls seem as motivated (at this stage) as they were during 1L

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby Kohinoor » Wed Sep 01, 2010 2:24 pm

joobacca wrote:I totally agree with OP. I can't really focus during class. I can't get myself to do the readings seriously. I know a hornbook will explain it all very well and then I can take a ton of practice exams.

What I'm confused about is that some 2Ls seem as motivated (at this stage) as they were during 1L

SCOTUS clerkship crowd maybe? They can't risk even one A-.

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby joobacca » Wed Sep 01, 2010 2:26 pm

Kohinoor wrote:
joobacca wrote:I totally agree with OP. I can't really focus during class. I can't get myself to do the readings seriously. I know a hornbook will explain it all very well and then I can take a ton of practice exams.

What I'm confused about is that some 2Ls seem as motivated (at this stage) as they were during 1L

SCOTUS clerkship crowd maybe? They can't risk even one A-.

haha i don't think anyone's getting a SCOTUS clerkship where i go

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby chup » Wed Sep 01, 2010 9:29 pm

joobacca wrote:
Kohinoor wrote:
joobacca wrote:I totally agree with OP. I can't really focus during class. I can't get myself to do the readings seriously. I know a hornbook will explain it all very well and then I can take a ton of practice exams.

What I'm confused about is that some 2Ls seem as motivated (at this stage) as they were during 1L

SCOTUS clerkship crowd maybe? They can't risk even one A-.

haha i don't think anyone's getting a SCOTUS clerkship where i go

Never underestimate how much Clarence Thomas hates "elites."

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Re: 0 motivation

Postby MTal » Wed Sep 01, 2010 11:28 pm

Kohinoor wrote:Now that I know how to prep for exams, I can't bring myself to do anything more principled than play Bejeweled Blitz during class.


How'd you end up doing?



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