Originally Posted by MrPockets
Not the point I was trying to make. The same goes for TV/Internet when studying. It is a lot easier to sing a sing in my head than to recall images and sound of a TV show.
It's more about the brain associating new knowledge to other things before it becomes ingrained.
Okay, gotcha. What about distraction? When I was at school I music distracted me when trying to study, especially the vocals. I went to instrumental music and that worked until I started getting into that too.
Do you change the lyrics to fit study themes? Stairway to Loretto Chapel? All You Need is Enzymes? Like a Rolling Sedimentary Stone?