do you have to read to make good grades? - page 3

I was wondering, how important is reading the required material in passing exams? I have a lot of reading to do....which I am doing now but some people in my class say that they don't read and they... Read More

  1. by   lisamc1RN
    I read most of the assigned reading because there have been questions from the reading that weren't in lecture before. I do skip sections if I really understand it already.
  2. by   Tilleycs
    Quote from MLOS
    While I will be the first to admit that I don't always read every single page of all assigned reading (sometimes it's just too much) ... this thread kinda disturbs me.

    Reading is for understanding, learning and internalizing the information. Not just for grades. Someday when I'm ill, I hope I don't have some condition that my nurse found "boring" and neglected to read about.
    I agree. Would you want to be operating on by a surgeon who found HIS textbooks too boring? Would you want your taxes done by an accountant who found the latest changes to the tax code too boring?