Name of Expression Mnemonics

Custom Search

HOME Brain Upgrade Neurotechnology Medical Dictionary Brain Facts How 1 to 10

Brain Upgrade Neurotechnology Medical Dictionary How 1 to 10

Brain Facts Brain Foods Body Parts Health Quiz

This is by far the most popularly used mnemonic. To make an Expression or Word mnemonic, the first letter of each item in a list is arranged to form a phrase or word. Examples include:

1. For physical laws dealing with gasses, try these:

Charles' Law: For a constant volume, pressure is directly proportional to temperature.
The simple way to remember Chuck is if the tank's too hot, you are out of luck.

Henry's Law: The solubility of a gas increases with pressure.
The way to remember good old Hank is think of bubbles in the Coke you drank.

Boyles' Law: At constant temperature, pressure is inversely proportional to volume.
Boyle's law is best of all because it presses gasses awfully small.

2. In English, the 7 coordinating conjunctions are For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet, So = FANBOYS.

3. The order of operations for math is Parentheses, Exponents, Multiply, Divide, Add, and Subtract =

4. The categories in the classification of life are Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species, Variety = KINGS PLAY CARDS ON FAIRLY GOOD SOFT VELVET.

5. For those who have to remember the order of color coding on electronic resistors: BLACK, BLUE, RED, ORANGE, YELLOW, GREEN, BROWN, VIOLET, GRAY, WHITE, SILVER, GOLD.

Bad Boys Rile Our Young Girls, But Violet Gives Welts (to) Silly Guys

6. Almost every anatomy class has to remember the eight small bones in the wrist: NAVICULAR, LUNATE, TRIQUETRUM, PISIFORM, MULTONGULAR (GREATER), MULTONGULAR (LESSER), CAPITATE (and) HAMATE.

Never Lower Tilly's Pants, Mother Might Come Home.

Custom Search

HOME Brain Foods Skin Care Neurotechnology Brain Facts How 1 to 10