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    Ok so I gats a little problem

    I have my C2 and C3 chemistry exams and a literature exam ( all AQA) on the same day. I'm sure a lot of people would also have the same problem round here and need help on how to get A/A*'s on these exams


    Any help would be appreciated!!!!
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    ARe they all in one go? You'll probably get a little break inbetween, but it's still ot very nice. At least they're not three completely different knowledge based ones!

    I had C2 and C3 at the same time too. Science is really about knowing your facts - use whatever works for you, be it mind maps, revision cards or making up littl songs - and getting to know the paper. I remember when I got into the exam hall, I used to quickly skim the paper, immediately answer ones I knew the answer too straight away and then go back. Remember to check your answers and it's easy to get things mixed up when you're writing quickly and you don't want to lose any silly marks.

    If I remember correctly, I had three English exams - for the literature paper, I'd say get to know your set texts; reread/ make notes on them. Practise structuring/ planning essays and writing them under timed conditions. Remember to use appropiate terminology and make sure you're actually answering the question and not doing an "all I know about X". If the question requires you to omment on moer than one text, try to try equal amounts about both and actually compare/ contrast them rather than simply writing two separate answers on each individual text. Use quotes to provide evidence for your arguments.

    Good luck and quote me if you have any other questions!
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    Ok so I gats a little problem

    I have my C2 and C3 chemistry exams and a literature exam ( all AQA) on the same day. I'm sure a lot of people would also have the same problem round here and need help on how to get A/A*'s on these exams


    Any help would be appreciated!!!!
    Well this is my secret (not so secret now ) strategy.

    I find you can never revise something and fully remember it for more than a day or so. So I essentially start revision early and go over the notes like 20-30 times.

    THEN on the day or two before I just revise that subject. Those are the most crucial days for revision, your essentially building up all your revision for those couple of days.

    So in your case you are going to have to juggle 3 subjects, literature is easy if you know your poems inside out. You really shouldn't have to remember much for literature, as long as you remember the key points for each poem.

    Science is very much knowledge based so I guess you should split up the couple of days you have before those 3 exams, 70/30 revision wise. 70% time on science and 30% on English.
 
 
 
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