Mnemonics for studying

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As I mentioned in previous post about tips and tricks, I promised to post some good websites to find biological mnemonics.Here are a list:
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Some are here
Very useful ones can be found here
Also here

There more interesting pages, however, I would suggest to search having a topic in mind for example glycolysis enzymes mnemonic or Krebs cycle mnemonic. Or the best way to learn is to create your own and in such way you won’t need to memorize both biological terms and mnemonic itself.To end with, posted some good general mnemonic of science. Check it out:The Speed of Light

Remember this phrase and when you want to know the speed of light, count the letters in each word of the sentence.
We guarantee certainty, clearly referring to this light mnemonic
299,792,458 m/sec

The Earth’s Atmospheres
Here is a phrase to help you remember the order of the earth’s atmospheres:
The Strong Man’s Triceps Explode
This stands for: Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, Thermosphere, Exosphere.

The Colors of the Rainbow This is an excellent way to remember the colors of the rainbow.
Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain
Which, of course, stands for: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet. It is interesting to note that many modern scientists no longer consider Indigo to be a part of the rainbow.The 9 Principal Moons of Saturn

Saturn has a large number of moons (35 of which have names). If you wish to remember the 9 principle moons, remember your last doctors visit:
Met Dr Thip
The letters stand for: Mimas, Enceladus, Tethys, Dione, Rhea, Titan, Hyperion, Iapetus, Phoebe

The Order of the Planets
Here is a mnemonic to remember the order of the planets – starting from closest to the sun to furthest. Pluto is included.
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas
Giving us: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto (my favorite).

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The Speed of Light

The Layers of the Atmosphere





The order of the planets