**nemonics**

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**M**__nly__

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**S**The word mnemonics is derived from Greek. Mnemosyne is Greek goddess of memory.

Mnemonics is simply a method or system for improving the memory.When there is a need to remember something, you can put mnemonics to use!

Most often,you find medical students using Mnemonics to remember most difficult medical lists like twelve cranial nerves and their order etc.

Every student of Chemistry is confused with Litmus test – is it Blue to Red or Red to Blue ?

The most simplest Mnemonic no student will forget is

__“BRA”__**lue litmus to**

__B____ed Litmus is__

**R****A**cid

Now , will you ever forget Litmus test?

The secret is..Sexy and dirty mnemonics are easy to remember!

Let's try few more:

Every corporate citizen knows to

**but rarely does**

__"KISS"__

__"KISS".____K__eep

**t**

__I__**imple and**

__S__**hort.**

__S__In maths,to remember the order of operations the Mnemonic is :

**y**__M__**ear**__D__**unt**__A__**ally : Multiply and Divide before you Add and Subtract.**__S__Order of Taxonomy in biology is

Kingdom >> Phylum>> Class>> Order>> Family>> Genus>>Species

**ids**__K__**refer**__P__**heese**__C__**ver**__O__**ried**__F__**reen**__G__**pinach**__S__Kingdom >> Phylum>> Class>> Order>> Family>> Genus>>Species

Remember the order of Planets:

__y__

**M****ery**

__V____asy__

**E**__ethod:__

**M****ust**

__J__**et**

__S__**p**

__U__**N**ine

**lanets.**

__P__Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto

Mnemonics are not just Acronyms. It can be any thing that can remind you.

Here are some examples:

Here are some examples:

Concealed Neuroanatomy in Michelangelo’s Separation of Light From Darkness in the Sistine Chapel - Published in Neuro Surgery

Here is one more for You....

Converting Miles to Kilometers is easy by using fibonacci numbers.

Converting Miles to Kilometers is easy by using fibonacci numbers.

Fibonacci numbers are a infinite series of numbers starting with 1,2 and rest generated adding last two numbers in the series.

So to say,A small series of Fibonacci numbers is

1,2,3,5,

__8,13__,21,34,__55,89__,144,233………
Now,the trick is to look at two consecutive numbers in a Fibonacci series!

8 miles equals approx 13 Kms.

55 Miles equals roughly 89 Kms. and you find every two consecutive numbers can be used for conversion of miles to Kms. Bingo!

Need more Mnemonics ? … go to the site!

How do you feel the post is? is it "SSS" or "B2B"

**harp,**

__S____imple__

**S****S**exy or

**B**oring to

**B**ashing?

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