Remembering things with funny rhymes / sayings

Mnemonics

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Malt-Teaser
I just saw this in the poor old "Pluto" thread and thought it very good.

damn, thats put paid to the rhyme we learnt at school to remember the order of the planets

Some
Men
Very
Easily
Make
Jam
Sandwiches
Using
Nasty
Plums
Do you have any sayings to add which help you remember things?
andrea
There was one I used to remember how to spell "necessary".

Never Eat Cakes Eat Salmon Sandwiches And Remain Young.
Malt-Teaser
One of my favourites, is the way I was taught to remember the correct cycle of the internal combustion engine:

Suck
Squeeze
Bang
Blow

Which we all know is really induction, compression, ignition, exhaust.
Jenny L
Never Eat Sour Wheat- for North, East, South and West. My teacher taught us that in the third grade... not that I really use it anymore.
Jeeves
Every
Good
Boy
Deserves
Food

and

Great
Big
Dogs
From
Africa

If you don't know what that means then it doesn't matter anyway
They always seems the wrong way round to me, starting at the bottom rather than the top
Malt-Teaser
Then of course, if you forget which way to move your clocks in Autumn / Spring:

Spring forward
Fall back.
righter
Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain - Colours of the spectrum
Every Good Boy Deserves Football - Music Thingy
Panama
There was one I learned to remember the taxonomical classifications in high school

King Peter Came Over For Good Soup

Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species
bern
For those math people... for remembering sine/cosine/tangent...

Some Old Hippie Caught Another Hippie Tripping On Acid...

Sine = Opposite over Hypotenuse
Cosine= Adjacent over Hypotenuse
Tangent= Opposite over Adjacent
koorosh
MBA:
Married But Available
Jeeves
and that helps you remember what, exactly?
Malt-Teaser
Should you forget which order the three baulk colours should be arranged on a snooker table (Green, Brown & Yellow):

God Bless You
bern
Roy G. Biv

Colors (in order) of the rainbow: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet
andrea
and that helps you remember what, exactly?
That nobody wants him
Keydeck
Every Good Boy Deserves Fruit...for me music.

Edit: I see Jeeves pointed that one out already.
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