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What is the importance of knowledge?

Prince Sajir (princesajir)
Jul 22 2022 at 11:16
147 posts
Knowledge is like glue that sticks information as well as learning together. When we have prior knowledge about a topic, we understand it better.

It plays an important role in students’ life, especially in school. If they don’t have related knowledge, they face difficulties in understanding the text.

Four Types of Background Knowledge

Well, there are four types of background knowledge that need to be instilled in students from a very early age

1. General Knowledge

It helps children in developing their knowledge about what is happening in the world. Its main advantage is that they can relate background knowledge with contextual one.

It is essential for understanding a normal language. The meaning of a word in the mind depends on the knowledge and the background of the reader. Reading is a good source of knowledge. It not only increases the meaning of words but also makes comprehension easier to read.

2. Vocabulary knowledge

As already said, reading is the best source of knowledge. It is also a key to developing the vocabulary skills of students.

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The more they read, the more they learn different words and how & where to use them. The importance of prior knowledge in education can be understood. Background knowledge enables the readers to have more options between multiple meanings of words.

3. Concept-based knowledge

Prior background knowledge about a subject can also be taken by the means of conceptual understanding. Giving hands-on experiences is a great source for understanding concepts while reading.

In other words, it takes students away from the classroom and brings them closer to the outside world. Discussions and envisagement are also helpful in developing the conceptual knowledge of students. This helps in collecting different views and information about the world.

4. Knowledge from books

Many good books are filled with a lot of information which consists of deep meanings of the words and are filled with a good amount of knowledge.

Background knowledge about the geographical settings of a place, history, political movements, and religious and cultural environment of the world might not be learnt in the textbooks being taught in schools. Even the languages used in these books make a huge difference in understanding the text.

Thus, parents play a vital role in providing prior knowledge to their children. It is due to the fact that a child’s education starts at home and their parents are their first teachers. After parents, teachers play an important role in the learning process of a child. It is essential for them to understand, evaluate and analyze what the students already know about a topic.

Thanks For Reading!
Seb King (sebking1986)
Jul 25 2022 at 10:09
538 posts
All very true but remember that knowledge is knowing things and intelligence (of which there are many kinds) is the ability to apply it.
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HeavenLeighGill (HeavLeighGill26)
Jul 25 2022 at 16:25
401 posts
I think this is broken down and explained well and can definitely translate into the different kinds of knowledge needed by traders as well.
Jul 26 2022 at 06:27
32 posts
When it comes to trading, knowledge is everything. You cannot trade effectively unless you have knowledge.
Jul 27 2022 at 11:38
26 posts
Knowledge plays a very important role in the success of a trader because it enables an individual to make wise decisions.
Julia (JuliaEvans)
Jul 27 2022 at 16:04
24 posts
Knowledge and experience, in my opinion, are the two most important components for the success of a trader. Thanks for the interesting content!
Jul 28 2022 at 04:36
11 posts
This is carefully broken down and explained, so thank you for that. When it comes to trading, I always consider knowledge to be crucial since without it, it would be tough to grasp without anything to back it up.
Jul 28 2022 at 07:26
49 posts
Knowledge and constant learning are major aspects for success in forex market. Learning should never stop , no matter how much experienced you are!
Aug 01 2022 at 12:06
26 posts
Trading knowledge and a trading plan is paramount to having a successful trading journey. It is important to understand that trading education will never be over and that there will always be new concepts to study, strategies to develop, and skills to master.
Aug 01 2022 at 13:43
125 posts
Oh in general, you say the right things. But I do not agree with everything. As for me now the knowledge about forex obtained from books is too old-fashioned. Time goes by, stock markets change, CFD's changes. Now there is a different trading methods and other methods of earning. Therefore now it is more correct to receive new knowledge directly on Forex forums, lmao.
Aug 05 2022 at 07:00
111 posts
Knowledge is an important and necessary component of becoming a successful trader. It will be difficult to survive without knowledge, and you will be unable to make any money in the market.
Aug 05 2022 at 10:16
22 posts
In order to be successful in forex trading, traders need to have a good understanding of the market and how it works.
By educating yourself about the market and the different forex trading strategies, you can make more informed decisions about your trading. And can manage, minimise your risk and maximise your profits.
Aug 08 2022 at 12:14
17 posts
Knowledge is power! As a beginner I first developed knowledge and then utilised it in demo account. After learning and placing successful trades. I started up with micro account.
Aug 09 2022 at 12:19
32 posts
When it comes to trading, knowledge is everything. You cannot perform well unless you have knowledge.
Aug 12 2022 at 13:13
28 posts
It's very important when you're choosing a broker. Make sure to do a comprehensive comparison.


Aug 12 2022 at 13:17
28 posts
To learn to use some forex tools is a way to get forex knowledge


Aug 17 2022 at 06:04
45 posts
If a trader doesn’t have knowledge about the trading, how will he place the trades and expect to win? Trading without knowledge makes it gambling, which is full of risks. In gambling, you can win big but you have the risk of losing it all. With knowledge, you will know the techniques of how to manage losses as well. In a nutshell, knowledge is the first step of the ladder to success in forex trading and you can’t afford to skip.
Aug 17 2022 at 10:26
25 posts
Knowledge gives you power to see the market as it is and you don’t have to make assumptions out of anything. When your trading decisions are based on your knowledge and skills, you tend to make more profits than otherwise.
Aug 17 2022 at 10:35
22 posts
OP has explained the term ‘knowledge’ in detail through the post. And when we talk about forex trading, knowledge is the foundation that helps us to develop skills as a newbie trader. Market knowledge is very much needed to make money from forex trading. Having knowledge surely gives us an edge without which we won’t be able to move forward in the forex market.
Aug 17 2022 at 13:17
28 posts
Be wise to implement the knowledge, my suggestion is to start with some forex tools.


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