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First Aid Annotating UWorld into FA

So I am doing the UWorld questions and taking notes on them into FA, but its taking FOREVER!
Whats the best way to take notes into FA...I've always been bad at taking notes cuz I always end up writing everything down!!!
How would you know what's the important part of the explanation?!
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IMO its better memorizing and understanding things than writing them down
takes half as much time and twice as useful
plus most of the high yield info is already present in FA
use uworld to consolidate ur concepts
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So I am doing the Uworld questions and taking notes on them into FA, but its taking FOREVER! Whats the best way to take notes into FA...ive always been bad at taking notes cuz I always end up writing everything down!!! How would you know whats the important part of the explanation?! HELPPP!
Take your time . You wont regret it later.
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i have heard annotating uworld in ur notebk, & making ur own notes, is better than doing it on FA?

plz advise?? :?
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Default UW notes in FA

I chose one ink color for uw notes, so when I review FA I know where it came from. Also, I only add high yield stuff that I didn't know into the FA. The questions that I get wrong, I just make a star next to the topic so when I review I pay extra attention.

I find it really helpful! I know it takes time...but it's totally worth it!
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i have heard annotating uworld in ur notebk, & making ur own notes, is better than doing it on FA?

plz advise?? :?

Its better to annotate into FA because when you read FA multiple times you essentially read uworld points too. Dont annotate the things you can find in FA easily though.
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I chose one ink color for uw notes, so when I review FA I know where it came from. Also, I only add high yield stuff that I didn't know into the FA. The questions that I get wrong, I just make a star next to the topic so when I review I pay extra attention.

I find it really helpful! I know it takes time...but it's totally worth it!
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so if i only write down the objectives at the bottom of the explanation would that be enough?
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so if i only write down the objectives at the bottom of the explanation would that be enough?
I right a small explanation of things that are not in FA. For the things I should know but I get wrong, I put a star or asterisk on the topic to put extra emphasizes while reviewing. Hope that helps!
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I put my first aid into a binder, and have a plain white piece of paper after every page in the first aid. UW learning objective and questions I get wrong I put on the corresponding FA page if i need extra space I use the white paper.
hope that helps
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