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    I am currently in my AS year studying maths, physics, chemistry and biology. My chosen revision method is past papers and questions, i like to do a lot of question practice. But my problem is, for all of my sciences, we are doing the new specifications. Although the specimen papers are available to me, my teachers don't want me to use them as it is the only resource they have to test us on for the new spec.

    My question is, how do i revise effectively ready for my exams? I understand that even if i use the old style exam papers i will still be testing the same knowledge but i want to be prepared for the exams that I am going to take.

    How do i tackle this issue? Should i try to ask my teachers if they would be willing to allow us to see the specimen papers? Or should i just carry on only using the old style papers?

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    I don't think the specs ( at least for chemistry and biology) have changed massively, so you're still fine doing past papers from the old spec. Just make sure you create your own questions for the new stuff you've learned, or on stuff you don't find on the past papers!
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    You revise effectively by not being a pleb and getting into trinity. oh wait thats me #toptoptop
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    (Original post by typicalvirgo)
    I don't think the specs ( at least for chemistry and biology) have changed massively, so you're still fine doing past papers from the old spec. Just make sure you create your own questions for the new stuff you've learned, or on stuff you don't find on the past papers!
    thanks for replying i was just a little worried because obviously the style of questions have changed so i would want to be used to how they ask me things.
 
 
 
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