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Make Exams Easy: Learn Time-proven Exam Techniques&hellip by Mike Evans
This book suffered from the same fate as the science-for-non-scientist book I gave someone. The exam-reluctant recipient paid it even less attention than he paid his course books (sigh)
Rexel Translucent Polypropylene 10 Part Divider - &hellip by Rexel
They are really pleasing to touch and look at, with beautiful translucent colours. However, I have gone back to card ones because it is quite hard to find the right set of papers. With dividers made from card you can quickly write on the tab which subject it refers to. It would be a nice solution to make little labels to stick on the tabs with these dividers but, I am sorry, I am too lazy to do that.
Westcott 30mm Shatter Proof Plastic Ruler - Transp&hellip by Westcott
Ok it's more expensive but it really is a nice ruler. It will bend to 45 degrees easily and if I wanted to take a chance I guess it would go all the way to 90 degrees without breaking. The markings are clear in 1/16 inch on one side and cm/mm on the other.