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    Almost forgot. In this year's AS Gen Studies exam we had to write an essay on the role of an artist, so I talked about how Christopher Nolan's art is for a purpose and to convey a message or a meaning. I also wrote an entire paragraph on how, and I quote, 'Michael Bay is an example of an artist whose sole purpose is to create art. His work does not necessarily have a deeper meaning beyond explosions, giant robots punching each other, and Shia Labeouf screaming.'

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    GCSE Geography AQA A Exam:

    "What is Cliff Collapse?"

    'the collapse of a cliff'

    - isn't it supposed to be self-explanatory?...
    Hahaha I put that too... Ridiculous question

    I would write obvious and subliminal messaging into my exams. For example, writing H over a page number, E on a later page and of course L and P later on. I achieved great grades so something worked haha!

    God i can barely remember any of my exams, oh boy do i remember B2 AQA though!!! that damn shrimp question!! i just put they were both and male and that they were both female, definitely one mark lost there.............

    ...Although a stupid question would require a stupid answer....

    one of the sources on my history paper was an image of Malcolm X with a gun, which i totally didn't even notice until near the end, so i'm not sure my analysis of the source was what was expected
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    1. Once in a Math mock exam I wrote a whole essay -on the page that says "End of exam."- about how much paper they're wasting by printing out this last page. I got full marks but my teacher wrote "see me" and I got into a debate with him about how necessary it was.
    I won because I pointed out how it got his attention and then he never printed it out that page again.

    2. I accidentally wrote penis instead of pens in a DT exam. :unimpressed:
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