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I've always scored well in Maths, but of late, I've been finding certain concepts difficult to understand.

Question: So, I've always scored well in Maths, till std X, but of late, I've been finding certain concepts difficult to understand. I always wanted to pursue Mechanical Engineering, but looking at my recent performance in Maths test, I wonder, if I'll be able to take the pressure. There was a time when I had also thought of pursuing a career in law or journalism and here I am preparing for entrance exams in order to get into one of the top engineering institutes in India. What do I do now? Teentalker , 16-year-old

Dear Teentalker,

Thank you for reaching out and sharing your concerns. It seems like you're finding the maths a little challenging these days. This can be especially bothersome, since it used to be a subject you found relatively easy till class tenth.

At this stage, the ideal thing to do is take time out of your busy schedule and make a note of your strengths and weaknesses. You might also want to re-evaluate your career interests, aptitude and personality traits and take some tests available online in order to get a realistic picture. At the same time, it may not hurt to have a back up plan or plans , in case the g.....

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