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Chemistry HL:7... only 2 of us are girls
BiologyHL: 10... only 2 guys
Geography HL: 4!- 2 and 2
English A1 SL: 11... 5 girls
Maths: 6 3 and 3
french: 5 on a good day!

I go to a private school, I didn't know they ran IB in state! :P We don't pay for the books, instead the teachers try to kill us by giving us excessive ones... I have 6 books for geography and 5 for biology!!
Really?! That's a lot of books!!! I go to a private school also so the books are payed for. For us:

Bio - 2 books
Geography - 1 book, really thick and I hate carrying it around
History - 20 books......yay
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Really?! That's a lot of books!!! I go to a private school also so the books are payed for. For us:

Bio - 2 books
Geography - 1 book, really thick and I hate carrying it around
History - 20 books......yay
Our physics book is like 2 and a half kg. You could seriously hurt someone if you hit them with it...
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Our physics book is like 2 and a half kg. You could seriously hurt someone if you hit them with it...
That sounds like my Biology Book...!!

Bio:5 books
Physics:6 books
French: 2 books
Math: 2 books
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Our physics book is like 2 and a half kg. You could seriously hurt someone if you hit them with it...
That's my bio book~~!!!
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My physics textbook was written by my teacher!!
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My physics textbook was written by my teacher!!
Really!! The one specifically for the IB?
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That's my bio book~~!!!
I think we both have the same bio book! (:
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I think we both have the same bio book! (:
Do you have the one by Cambell? The other one I use is specifically for IB.
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Do you have the one by Cambell? The other one I use is specifically for IB.
One is Modern Biology by Trowle, the other is "Biology: Principles and processes" by Roberts, Reiss and Monger...and the third is that green book specifically for the IB...WHY do people publish such gigantic books?!
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One is Modern Biology by Trowle, the other is "Biology: Principles and processes" by Roberts, Reiss and Monger...and the third is that green book specifically for the IB...WHY do people publish such gigantic books?!
Yea, we should sue them for back problems. I blame my hunched back on heavy books and stress Kind of fixed it through ballet though.
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Yea, we should sue them for back problems. I blame my hunched back on heavy books and stress Kind of fixed it through ballet though.
Yeah well, you were lucky....what about people like me who can barely touch their fingertips on the floor while they stand?! I am positive I have a dislocated shoulder and people tell me I walk crooked...(I feel like I look like a witch now!hahaha)
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Really!! The one specifically for the IB?
haha no unfortunately... just an "advanced physics" textbook... but it's really accessible and useful!!

bad you don't study physics~
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haha no unfortunately... just an "advanced physics" textbook... but it's really accessible and useful!!

bad you don't study physics~
well the IB specific one sucks anyway.
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well the IB specific one sucks anyway.
Are you talking about that horrid green book?! It really is awful...
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Are you talking about that horrid green book?! It really is awful...
we switched to an American text book, by Giancoli, because the IB one sucked...
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I quite like the IB Biology textbook though, nice and simple
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Are you talking about that horrid green book?! It really is awful...
The chem one as well.. the one by John Green... really sucks..
I found books in that "IB series" all suck
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we switched to an American text book, by Giancoli, because the IB one sucked...
Yeah thats a nice book...that blue one with a guy skiing or surfing? Cant rem which...
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I quite like the IB Biology textbook though, nice and simple
Minka? A few things that she/he(?) has said are wrong...at least we thought so!
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Minka? A few things that she/he(?) has said are wrong...at least we thought so!
Hmmm it wasn't Minka...it's the book with the Eagle on the front.
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