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Mind mapping A mind map basically refers to a geographical way used to represent important ideas and concepts. It helps in the visual structuring of information, which later assists one to comprehend, understand, synthesize, analyze and recall information and concepts in a better way. Generating new ideas is also one of the best applications of mind mapping. Mind mapping refers to a system of taking notes which is usually pictorial and it provides a summary of a theme and its difficult materials, it allows scholars to comprehend, build links and permits the creation of new thoughts. Mind mapping allows and inspires scholars to initiate with a chief idea and grow outward to more detailed sub-topics by the use of imageries, words and colorization. While a mind map refers to a drawing that has the ability to display facts visually. They normally have the theme located at the middle of the map, ( Rafii, 2017 ). They are brilliant in enhancing conception and grasping of knowledge, it also helps in getting some very vital information into one’s head. This is enhanced by the use of small imageries, direction, shape and the use of colorization since they help in the drawing, remembering and painting maps in somebody's brain. Colorization is used to show the diverse types of thoughts and conceptions where dissimilar colors represent diverse perceptions, colors also help in grouping or encoding and for visual stimulation, the directions are used to link
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