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Question How and When to study FA?

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I'm in my first read and i don't know exactly when to start reading FA and how to do that.
The only thing i do now is every time i'm over with a chapter, in any subject, i just ''scan'' the corresponding material found in FA to see if i skipped something...

Is it necessary to read FA thoroughly and add notes from now? Or wait 'till my second read and the time i start Qbanks and Qbooks?

Need your advice! Thanks in advance!
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It varies from person to person.. I tried reading FA during my first reads, it made no sense to me.. But once I started doing qbanks, FA was very helpful..! And yes, thats wen I started noting extra points in it.
Qbook, I didnt care to read so far.
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Hey guys!

I'm in my first read and i don't know exactly when to start reading FA and how to do that.
The only thing i do now is every time i'm over with a chapter, in any subject, i just ''scan'' the corresponding material found in FA to see if i skipped something...

Is it necessary to read FA thoroughly and add notes from now? Or wait 'till my second read and the time i start Qbanks and Qbooks?

Need your advice! Thanks in advance!
Read whole book first(not chapter). Lets say you read patho. After that read the patho part in FA. Try to annotate missing info in FA. Try to read FA again before doing Qbank and annotate the info you gather from Qbank into FA. FA is the book you have to go through thoroughly and upto 3-4times.
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Thanks guys for your responses!

Things you suggest make total sense... The only thing for sure is that going through FA several times is vital!!!
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