Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Okay so Chemistry is really one of my best subjects. But I did my mock today and it went awful. I had such a bad mind blank.

    And it wasn't a case of not revising...I DID revise. Truthfully not as much as other subjects, but I had so much before Xmas hols I couldn't begin before. For the time I had, I only did as much as I could. And Chemistry really is one of my best. I don't think I have ever really revised for a single end of topic test, and I almost always get an A*...

    But today was awful. All practise papers went fine, but I just couldn't remember anything! I spent two mins trying to think of the word evaporation!! :unimpressed: I have not EVER had to even TRY to remember that word, it just comes!!

    So it went awful. I didn't finish and I know it can't be anything more than a C (which I know isn't very bad, but for me in Chemistry, it really is). And I was planning on putting this down as an A level option (due Friday; two days) but will this raise eyebrows now???

    I also did Biog and German today, which both went okay, but I'm just so conscious of this chemistry paper...
    Offline

    19
    ReputationRep:
    You will be fine - a bad day in a mock does not matter as you can learn from it and move on. If you're normally a good student then your teacher will understand that and will help you do better in the summer.

    Try to put it behind you ...
 
 
 
  • 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
    Brexit voters: Do you stand by your vote?
    Useful resources

    Study tools

    Rosette

    Essay expert

    Learn to write like a pro with our ultimate essay guide.

    Thinking about uni already?

    Thinking about uni already?

    See where you can apply with our uni match tool

    Student chat

    Ask a question

    Chat to other GCSE students and get your study questions answered.

    Creating

    Make study resources

    Create all the resources you need to get the grades.

    Planner

    Create your own Study Plan

    Organise all your homework and exams so you never miss another deadline.

    Resources by subject

    From flashcards to mind maps; there's everything you need for all of your GCSE subjects.

    Papers

    Find past papers

    100s of GCSE past papers for all your subjects at your fingertips.

    Help out other students

    Can you help? Study help unanswered threads

    Groups associated with this forum:

    View associated groups
  • 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

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