Remember What You Read – How To Memorize What You Read!

Wow. This book is so good. It’s about…I
can’t remember. How many times have you read something and then, five seconds later, you
have to go back and reread that same page because you can’t remember what you read?
Here’s the solution for that. Check this out. Hey, guys, Ron White here. Now, we’ve all
been there. We’ve all read a page and then, two seconds later, we have to go back and
reread that page because we have no idea what we just read. Here’s the solution for that,
and this process can be broken down into six easy steps. Let’s start with step number one. Don’t try
to memorize as you’re reading. But, instead, read with a highlighter or a marker and underline
or highlight the key words as you are reading, or take notes as you’re reading. But, don’t
try to memorize as you read. Number two, is you need a technique or a tool
called the Mind Palace, or it’s called the Method of Loci. Essentially, what it is, is
you remember a map of a room. Stand in the doorway of every room in your house and number
five pieces of furniture in each room. The first room, you [inaudible] one, two, three,
four, five. It might be desk, bed, TV, picture, plant. Then go to the next room and number
that room six, seven, eight, nine, and ten. Good things will be desks, or chairs, or computers,
or windows, or showers, or sinks. This is your Mind Palace and this is actually going
to hold the data that you are memorizing in the book, which lead us to step number three. Step number three is, whatever you want to
remember, you need to turn it into a picture. Let’s say you’re reading a book about Abraham
Lincoln. The picture for Abraham Lincoln could be a penny because Abraham Lincoln is on the
penny. And maybe you want to remember he was born in Kentucky, so you’re going to need
a picture for Kentucky. Maybe you would use the Kentucky Derby. And maybe you want to
remember he was the 16th President. You need to create a picture for 16 and you might use
a car for that because you get your driver’s license when you’re 16 years old. So, everything
you have highlighted or everything you have underlined, you’re going to create pictures
for to remember those highlighted or underlined words. Pretty easy, right. All right. Let’s move on to step number four.
Step number four is, is you use the pieces of furniture in your room to store the data.
The first point that you want to memorize is Abraham Lincoln was born in Kentucky. So,
you think of a penny and a penny is racing around the Kentucky Derby. Now, you take picture
and you put it on the first piece of furniture in your house. Maybe the first piece of furniture
in your house is a table, so a penny racing around the Kentucky Derby. The second thing
you want to remember is Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president. So, you see a penny for
Lincoln, and the penny is driving a car for 16, and you see that on the second piece of
furniture, which may be the refrigerator. You see a penny driving a car around the refrigerator.
Every point that you have underlined, you turn into a picture, and you would see on
pieces of furniture around your house — five in a room. And that’s how you remember points
from a book. All right, guys. Let’s go on to step number
five. Step five is simply, if you want to remember five points from every chapter, you
use one room to represent every chapter because you have five pieces of furniture in every
room. If you want to remember ten points from a chapter, easy enough. You just use two rooms
to represent that chapter. And, if you want to remember 15 points from a chapter, easy
enough. You just use three rooms for that chapter. So, those are the five steps that you need
to memorize what you read. If you want to remember dates, like you’re reading a history
book, there is an optional sixth step. To remember dates, you need to create pictures
for the date. For example, maybe you use a Cupid for Valentine’s Day, for February. For
March, you might use soldiers marching to remember the month of March. April showers
to remember the month of April. So, that’s an optional sixth step, creating pictures
for the months to remember important dates if you’re reading a history book. So, in recap, number one, don’t memorize as
you read. But, instead, highlight or underline as you read. Number two, create a Mind Palace,
locations in a room where you’re going to store the data. Number three, turn whatever
you want to recall into a picture. See it as an animated image. Number four, store those
pictures on the pieces of furniture around your house in your Mind Palace to remember
the details of what you read. Number five, you segment the chapters. You put everything
about one chapter in one room. And then, finally, the optional sixth step, if you want to remember
dates, you just need to create pictures for those dates. This is a simple method. It’s called the Mind
Palace. Sherlock Holmes used it in his books. So, it’s completely free. Click the link right
here, or click the link below, and I’ll see you on the next page as you get this Sherlock
Holmes Mind Palace training. All right guys, thanks for watching. I’m going
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100 thoughts on “Remember What You Read – How To Memorize What You Read!

  1. we have to learn atleast 25ques in a chapter and in exam 25 chapter are going to come will this methid will be right

  2. I remember what I read, but if someone calls me,
    I forget where i was on the book, and I have to go through the whole page again…

  3. Im a student n i will like to take your 6 steps which is easy for my study.1 not to memorise but to highlight it.ummm ty

  4. when i am reading i remember during the process but when the reading process ends, several days later, when i try to remind there is no idea

  5. I totally disagree about the trick no. 10 mind palace coz u have lots and lots of things to memorize and u can't just keep on doing it. U get confuse with your own trick.

  6. This works for one page with 10 points about a textbook of 2500 pages with 25000 points ? U definitely would confuse things together ..

  7. There's no point of highlighting the keywords because what if i just borrowed it from the libary? They would fine me.

  8. Not helping man..
    What if you were to do a exam.
    That's no going to help you remember.
    It's just going to test you on your memory.
    Pictures don't help, you get confused with them.

  9. I need pictures to remember the pictures to remember the pictures to remember the pictures,……………..

  10. My problem with the mind palace is memorizing the pictures that you create. It's extra stuff you have to memorize

  11. ஏன்னா என்னை தவறாக கையாண்ட வர்கள் அதிகம். வயது 30

  12. Thanks a lot…. liked your ideas…idk it’s happening to me! I’m forgetting everything I just read whereas I was a smart brain before…I’m really really worried! I wish I recover soon😪

  13. Oops

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  15. Actually pretty useful info.. However, there are two categories of the people – those who remember with eyes, and those who do it with ears,(auditional memory) So, this video is nothing for that second category (me.). But thanks anyway

  16. Mum: what are you doing?
    Me: i see a penny driving a car around the fridge
    Mum: yeah hello…yeah i need an appointment for my daughter

  17. Just thinging how this works for bio students doing my second year in biotechnology I need to build up atleast 5000 🚪 doors to remember one chapter 😣😢

  18. I just cried cuz I feel so stupid whenever I need to summarize.. I need this ability for my satttttrrrr …

  19. hahahahaaha this is sooo me every time i read, 5 minutes later it's like i have an amnesia… i tend to forget it hahahahaha

  20. What if I read 30 books in a year with 20-25 chapters each, so much cross-linking. I look at the chair and it's got 30 "stories" on it. And that's just for one year… This doesn't seem like it would scale, especially for long term memory aspects. Spaced repetition w/o the overhead of all these things would scale better.

  21. Omg, you know what? I've used this technique when I was at school without even realizing that it has a name. It was my and my friend's thing only and it worked so naturally. It was really helpful and we had so much fun studying this way. I thought we created it. What a bummer. But now that I'm a university student and need this method the most I just lost my ability to create those pictures in my mind.

  22. Sherlock Holmes is a fictional character. The fastest way to absorb information is if it interests you. Also it is known that high dopamine levels are associated with good memory. So if you want to boost your memory you should do things that rise your dopamine levels like sport, eating healthy, getting rid of addictions, etc.

  23. Thank you I from iraq I love your vedio I read the book of mega memory and you explaine for me alot of things I dont understand it when I read it

  24. Cheers for this, I've been looking for "how to memorize things overnight" for a while now, and I think this has helped. You ever tried – Yiyevi Ponevi Approach – (do a search on google ) ? Ive heard some pretty good things about it and my friend got excellent success with it.

  25. This is glorious, I have been researching "how to quickly memorize things" for a while now, and I think this has helped. Ever heard of – Yiyevi Ponevi Approach – (search on google ) ? Ive heard some extraordinary things about it and my m8 got great success with it.

  26. Cheers for this, I've been looking for "how to memorize fast and easily for exams" for a while now, and I think this has helped. Ever heard of – Yiyevi Ponevi Approach – (do a search on google ) ? Ive heard some amazing things about it and my colleague got excellent results with it.

  27. sorry but this is not gnna work if you have to remember a whole textbook for your exam. Its too time consuming and will eventually get confusing.

  28. It sure does work. What i did to remember for exams is to highlight words and then create funny images relating them. Since i had to remember things in order, i would link the funny words together, one giving hint of the other. Believe me, in exams the answers would pour out of my brain without missing a thing.

  29. I advice u guys to write down these pics(shortcuts that u put in funitures) below or above the sentence in the book u want to memorise…so that u can revise

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