Why do we learn new concepts? What is the actual aim of learning new material? Be it a new language, an instrument or how to be a barista?
Is it to challenge ourselves in a new area? Is it so we appear smarter to our friends and colleagues? Or is it simply to tick the box to get a job or promotion?
No wrong or right answer but the simple answer to the question is found in any school class when an upcoming test is looming “Will this be on the test”