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    I was cooking for family so I am going to start English Literature quotation notes for frankenstein
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    (Original post by catpeas)
    what revision techniques/tips do people have for a-level maths (other than past papers)???
    (paper +mock advice sorry lol)
    it may seem silly but write next to each question what techniques will be involved in answering. for instance in my C3 mock i metaphorically tore each question apart and got 99UMS (lol 74/75) for instance; differentiation, highlighting the products and quotients , writing the appropriate trig identities next to a trig "prove" question. also remembering that questions and techniques can link in can help quite a bit.

    when doing questions themselves take time and concentrate on the technique and specific answer forms your exam board may ask for from you.
    hope this helps you

    ps. don't be disheartened if you get things wrong
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    (Original post by catpeas)
    what revision techniques/tips do people have for a-level maths (other than past papers)???
    According to my brother: Maths revision is pretty dull. With Maths there are no short cuts to success. What he did was every single question in the book and then did any past paper he could he find which tested the knowledge of the modules he had learned.

    He came out with pretty much full UMS in everything
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    (Original post by Vanessaxx98)
    I was cooking for family so I am going to start English Literature quotation notes for frankenstein
    I wish that was on my syllabus

    Just did biol revision as soon as i got back from school. It's 8 now so that's like 4 hours :+)
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    (Original post by fatima1998)
    OCR
    I'm with AQA.
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    (Original post by Ara8311a)
    I'm with AQA.
    haha why sad face?
    are you struggling or something?:hugs:
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    (Original post by fatima1998)
    nooo you aren't the only one
    70% in every sixth is struggling with the exam technique- that's my statistics :laugh:
    That's relieving...I just find the exam technique so odd. In my mock exam I lost a mark on one question for not operationalising even though the question didn't specifically say to operationalise, it's sooo frustrating :mad:. In all my subjects I am so bad at exam technique it's annoying when I get all the content in my head and then when I apply it it all goes wrong :unimpressed:.
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    Finally going to start revision!

    In the 8:30 - 10 slot:

    I'm starting on Series & Sequences (C2) and hoping to Finish Exercise 7A, 7B, 7C & 7D.
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    (Original post by electric33)
    That's relieving...I just find the exam technique so odd. In my mock exam I lost a mark on one question for not operationalising even though the question didn't specifically say to operationalise, it's sooo frustrating :mad:. In all my subjects I am so bad at exam technique it's annoying when I get all the content in my head and then when I apply it it all goes wrong :unimpressed:.
    U R LITERALLY LIKE ME :shakehand:
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    (Original post by Kittyboy)
    I wish that was on my syllabus

    Just did biol revision as soon as i got back from school. It's 8 now so that's like 4 hours :+)
    Wow i dont know how you get the motivation. I have decided to kick start my exam revision tomorrow
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    So, I started much later than 5:30pm bc I went to have dinner and then idek what i did but I managed to practice a few questions from the book + wrote some notes. I don't think I can do anything else or stay awake for any longer. >.< Infact, I don't think I'm functioning properly anymore. Going to bed in, like... rn. :woo:
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    (Original post by Anon_98)
    So, I started much later than 5:30pm bc I went to have dinner and then idek what i did but I managed to practice a few questions from the book + wrote some notes. I don't think I can do anything else or stay awake for any longer. >.< Infact, I don't think I'm functioning properly anymore. Going to bed in, like... rn. :woo:
    have your sleeep
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    (Original post by fatima1998)
    haha why sad face?
    are you struggling or something?:hugs:
    No, not at the moment. I just thought we could be study buddies if we were with the same exam board.
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    (Original post by Ara8311a)
    No, not at the moment. I just thought we could be study buddies if we were with the same exam board.
    hahah ikr...
    but maybe the thoery is kinda the same
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    (Original post by fatima1998)
    hahah ikr...
    but maybe the thoery is kinda the same
    Maybe. It doesn't matter. I can just badger my friends at school to revise with me.
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    (Original post by Ara8311a)
    Maybe. It doesn't matter. I can just badger my friends at school to revise with me.
    haha fun
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    (Original post by electric33)
    That's relieving...I just find the exam technique so odd. In my mock exam I lost a mark on one question for not operationalising even though the question didn't specifically say to operationalise, it's sooo frustrating :mad:. In all my subjects I am so bad at exam technique it's annoying when I get all the content in my head and then when I apply it it all goes wrong :unimpressed:.
    literally my struggle, always the exam technique or the way they really twist questions that gets in my way
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    (Original post by fatima1998)
    U R LITERALLY LIKE ME :shakehand:
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    I felt like I did the easiest paper for C3 ,yet got only 60/75
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    (Original post by sd_skittles)
    literally my struggle, always the exam technique or the way they really twist questions that gets in my way
    OMG same here! Exam technique is my biggest weakness for the exams...
 
 
 
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