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Mathematics is pure exact science, not open for interpretation (except in the highly academic circles). They can be good at it, but i think there is a strong trend with infp's simply not being interested in maths, making them also less good in it, in general because of lack of motivation.

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Can INFP be also good at maths and science? Yes, everyone can.

Do you think INFPs should learn maths in a "special" way? Yes, probably.

Do you know famous INFP sciencist or mathematics? No, not a single one.

I'm not good at math and I think it's just extremely boring.

Me too, but I really want to learn it :happy:

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yes. i finished calc 3 in high school.

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I was pretty exceptional at math, reading was much more of a chllange

But those who find it boring, may struggle more with it. I have been quite good at it, while I find it interesting. So there ya go. We can be good at anyting, especially if our Fi approves <3Can INFP be also good at maths and science? Yes, everyone can.

Do you think INFPs should learn maths in a "special" way? Yes, probably.

Do you know famous INFP sciencist or mathematics? No, not a single one.

I'm not good at math and I think it'sjust extremelyboring.

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Love teaching maths and getting students excited about it, especially the ones who have trouble understanding it.

Love it when students get more confident in their ability to do maths.

Love discussing concepts with stronger students.

opcorn:math:love_heart:

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Oh wow, where were you when I studied math? You sound like an absolutely awesome teacher! The ones I had killed the subject for me.

Love teaching maths and getting students excited about it, especially the ones who have trouble understanding it.

Love it when students get more confident in their ability to do maths.

Love discussing concepts with stronger students.

opcorn:math:love_heart:

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But the overly theoretical stuff such as trigonometry and calculus tends to way over my head, and at best I only learned it from a short term memory perspective. So basically, I can only relate to and work with grounded, practical math. Which may very well be a Te vs Ti thing, now that I think about it.

I bet the only reason it isn't my cup of tea is because I had to take my advanced classes with stupid idiots from the next grade up. Not just idiots and not just stupid, but ... You get the picture. Class was unbearable.

There's a particular vsauce video I like where the dude discusses numbers beyond infinity. Now that's cool right there! Advanced math like that is speculative and theoretical. You get to use concepts to get concepts rather than stick to those blasted numbers. And you get to work with things that haven't or can't be proven through the real world. Math is much too good for me! If you're a die-hard dreamer who really searches for "the answer", math is totally for you!

I'm a science kind of gal, and I don't have a favorite branch of science. I literally like it all, and I'm always trying to learn more and more. Since science deals with the real world, there are fewer absolutes, and I personally love to speculate about all the potential solutions to a problem. Science explains, predicts, and explores the real world—which is what I do all the time quite naturally. Math does the same thing, but as an analog. It's a separate perspective, but they do meet up the higher you go.

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From a different perspective, one can be good at something without actually

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It's strange, because I was great at science, but just not maths.

The course in statistics/maths right now is mentally stimulating so I find it fun.

But am I good? Yeah, I think I'll just use the calculator.

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So sad to hear that. :apologetic:Oh wow, where were you when I studied math? You sound like an absolutely awesome teacher! The ones I had killed the subject for me.

Teachers should inspire, not discourage.

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Using your Ne is great if you can bounce off your ideas with someone who has more knowledge than you. Sometimes, you find out you were right, other times your ideas get proven wrong and you can finally understand why and move on.

It's strange, because I was great at science, but just not maths.

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