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When choosing a career path or field of study, is it more important to consider aptitude, or interest?


I'm interested in going into medicine or physics, but all my aptitudes point towards the social sciences. I'm starting to consider if it would even be possible to go into such fields without having an almost innate skill at math, chemistry, usw. I'm not awful at math, but history comes far, far easier to me. Sadface.
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  • It's my jam!

    What is your favourite musical or movie soundtrack? Mine for some reason is Heavy Metal--lots of great songs on there!

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    What is your favourite kitchen gadget or tool? (I remember some of you love your stand mixers--I still haven't gotten around to selling ours) What's…

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