Music can work wonders when you are trying to focus on your work so that you can revise in preparation for your exams. In fact, there have been a whole load of studies to see just how effective it can be, we have a few interesting facts on the topic:
⦾ Music makes us productive: When we listen to music that we enjoy, it boosts the amount of dopamine that is produced, and dopamine is the neurochemical responsible for making us feel good when we perform tasks that we enjoy.
⦾ Lyrics aren’t always distracting: Studies have shown that lyrics in music aren’t always a distraction if you like the song. It can help you to focus on your work, but if you dislike the music it can have an opposite effect.
⦾ The Mozart Effect isn’t True: In the 90s, everyone believed that the Mozart Effect was about how classical music made kids smarter. In fact, this is just a myth.
⦿ Let’s conclude: Hopefully, you found our facts helpful. After all, music isn’t usually the first thing that comes to mind when we think about focusing!
◔_◔ NonPlus: Research by South Korean scientists found that music —especially classical — can help make plants grow faster!