https://www.duolingo.com/MsPippi

Strengthening question

Hello! I am enjoying learning Swedish with Duolingo, it is a great system. I have one question, though. Sometimes when I do the exercise to strengthen my vocabulary, I do rather poorly at first, perhaps just getting one or two correct answers. But nevertheless, my strength bar gets filled. I am wondering if it might make more sense to have a minimum number of correct answers before the strength bar gets filled. That way, I don't get credit for something I didn't really do. What do you think about that? Thanks!

December 13, 2014

2 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/superdaisy

The word strength algorithms are a little opaque. This post has some good explanations and discussion.

December 14, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/MsPippi

Thanks, this is really interesting!

December 14, 2014
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