Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free

GCSE CORE SCIENCE B1 C1 P1 Exams 2016 {OFFICIAL THREAD} EDEXCEL ONLY Watch

  • View Poll Results: Which is your strongest subject?
    BIOLOGY
    121
    49.59%
    CHEMISTRY
    80
    32.79%
    PHYSICS
    43
    17.62%

    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by arniebob)
    The attached picture is from my revision guide. It was 3.2W so it would have been 0.0032kW. Also, 1075p would have been quite expensive for just a couple of minutes of electricity for the computer
    The answer must be 10.8p then when rounded up.
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    That was the worst exam I have ever done. I was prepared for it as I had done A LOT of P1 revision but I understood nothing from the paper. I thought the questions could've been worded a lot clearly than they were and there was too much maths in it!!
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by blizza15)
    i also got that but my friends are saying its wrong and they are comparing their answers with mine (they both think they got everything right)!!!!!
    lol are they cleverer than you? If they're not we could have got it right!
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    The answer had to be 1p, as you had to convert W into kW when using that formula.
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by JakeTurner16)
    The answer must be 10.8p then when rounded up.
    What
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by arniebob)
    What
    1). 32/1000 = 0.032kw <-- To convert w to kw you divide it by 1000
    2). 0.032 * 24 * 14 = 10.752p
    3) Rounded up to 1dp = 10.8p

    I think that should be right, i don't know if i went wrong somewhere :/
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by JakeTurner16)
    1). 32/1000 = 0.032kw <-- To convert w to kw you divide it by 1000
    2). 0.032 * 24 * 14 = 10.752p
    3) Rounded up to 1dp = 10.8p

    I think that should be right, i don't know if i went wrong somewhere :/
    It was 3.2W so it will be 0.0032kW
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by arniebob)
    It was 3.2W so it will be 0.0032kW
    Oh, sorry then it is 1p. I thought it was 32w, couldn't remember the question
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    ..
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by arniebob)
    It was 3.2W so it will be 0.0032kW
    Yeah thats what i got as well, confused me a little though, 1p haha
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by black1blade)
    Did not like the first six marker at all! Really confusing as you would think shallow water would be less dense but no. Also they snuck in a cheeky blue shift question in there.
    omg, I knew it was blue shift, but we only really ever know about red shift so I thought red shift, well damn
    Offline

    7
    ReputationRep:
    What question was asking about blue shift?!??? :0
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by the pro)
    lol are they cleverer than you? If they're not we could have got it right!
    they are not cleverer than me! i mean i got an a in my previous test whereas they both achieved low Bs:unimpressed:
    Offline

    4
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by roshna00)
    I got 1075p lmao but i think it was supposed to be 1p
    Spoiler:
    Show
    I got that as well :afraid:
    Online

    8
    ReputationRep:
    Hey guys,

    Does anyone know what the answer was for the multiple choice graph question about the laptop and something about it being on for 2 minutes.
    Offline

    5
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by ThatNerd)
    Hey guys,

    Does anyone know what the answer was for the multiple choice graph question about the laptop and something about it being on for 2 minutes.
    I think it was B
    Online

    8
    ReputationRep:
    I put down C but I asked all my friends and they all seem to have gotten different answers.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by ThatNerd)
    I put down C but I asked all my friends and they all seem to have gotten different answers.
    It was either B or D because you had to add up the amount of joules as far as i remember and on the y axis it had something like 1500 joules on B or D

    I think its B cuz majority of people put B
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    anyone doing additional science this year
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by blizza15)
    anyone doing additional science this year
    Yeah, I'm doing additional & triple.
 
 
 
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    What's your favourite Christmas sweets?
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.