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59 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 21 November 2007 02:18AM

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Comment author: Gunnar_Zarncke 17 December 2014 01:52:04PM 0 points [-]

My experience is that some people have an easier time memorizing by rote than others. Not all brains are wired the same. Personally I learn relations and concepts much easier and quicker than facts. But that may not be the case for everybody. It might not even be advantageous for everybody - at least not in the ancestral environment which had much less easily detectable structure than our well-structured world.