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    1. UPDATE 22/05/16:

      I just can't revise for English Lit but i've tried and i hope Slim comes up tomorrow GOD BLESS I need to get a decent grade

      1. OMAM wrote down 12 essay questions that might come up
      2. P1 past paper
      3. Maths paper - half
      4. 2 Poems analysed
      5. Watched videos on English Lit
      6. Bullet points for all 12 essay questions
      7. Memorised some quotations
      8. Looked through everything for OMAM and Poetry
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    (Original post by Littleone2000)
    Watched and read of mice and men today, tried to read DNA but it was so damn boring I've resorted to reading past examiner's reports instead The thought that soon, I will never have to do English again is pulling me through!
    (Original post by ladybird29)
    I have AQA Religious Studies Unit 3: Religion and Morality as well as AQA English Lit Unit 1 tomorrow! Dreading both :/
    Well done !! Good luck for tomorrow
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    This weekend has consisted of:
    -rereading my of mice and men text guide and pretending it's revision
    -making some really poor essay starters for Slim and Lennie
    -eating my body weight in food
    -playing catch with a stress ball (mainly launching it at my sisters head though )
    -actually managing to get some decent notes down for restless earth (geography)
    -quick glance at the physics spec before Tuesday
    -praying
    -awaiting the sweet release of death :laugh:

    Ok bit melodramatic but I am nervous for English lit...not prepared in the slightest and it's by far one of my weakest subjects. Just praying we get a kind paper and I can scrape an A!
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    AQA English literature of mice and men question- only talk about one or two characters, what the hell was that about?!
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    I offically love Edexcel!!
    Napoleon, terror and power!!
    Significance of Slim!!
    I'm so happy!
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    may someone explain to me how you can tell if a substance is aqueous or solid? if you only have the symbol equations/word equations.

    cheers, this came up in my test today and I was unable to answer it. was worth quite a large number of marks also.

    any help will be greatly appreciated


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    (Original post by hannahrobinsxn)
    may someone explain to me how you can tell if a substance is aqueous or solid? if you only have the symbol equations/word equations.

    cheers, this came up in my test today and I was unable to answer it. was worth quite a large number of marks also.

    any help will be greatly appreciated


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    In a symbol equation there should be state symbols next to each molecule in the equation, such as (s) or (g)
    (s) - solid
    (l) - liquid
    (g) - gas
    (aq) - aqueous (dissolved in water)

    If they're not there then I have no idea
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    (Original post by NiamhM1801)
    In a symbol equation there should be state symbols next to each molecule in the equation, such as (s) or (g)
    (s) - solid
    (l) - liquid
    (g) - gas
    (aq) - aqueous (dissolved in water)

    If they're not there then I have no idea
    thank-you, yes I understand that. however if the molecule hasn't got a state symbol then I am unsure of how to interpret what the state symbol would be.


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    (Original post by hannahrobinsxn)
    may someone explain to me how you can tell if a substance is aqueous or solid? if you only have the symbol equations/word equations.

    cheers, this came up in my test today and I was unable to answer it. was worth quite a large number of marks also.

    any help will be greatly appreciated


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    Well firstly you have to look at the compound. In terms of reactants, unless it says it's in solution, most salts will be solids. Alkalis and Acids will be aqueous, and any covalent compounds will be in their room temperature state.

    For products, it's more complicated. I suspect that you are at GCSE, so you don't need to know too much. Basically all salts will become aqueous.
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    (Original post by hannahrobinsxn)
    thank-you, yes I understand that. however if the molecule hasn't got a state symbol then I am unsure of how to interpret what the state symbol would be.


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    which molecule?
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    (Original post by hannahrobinsxn)
    thank-you, yes I understand that. however if the molecule hasn't got a state symbol then I am unsure of how to interpret what the state symbol would be.


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    Then I'm afraid I don't know.
    Can you remember what the question was?
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    I officially I'm annoyed with WJEC. I didn't understand the poems and apparently I was told it was about prostitution and homosexuality. Well, there goes my chance of getting an A. But the extract question was okay and the essay was good so hopefully, my examiner will be nice.

    AVFTB and A Christmas Carol will have to save me!

    Use of maths was so easy! This cheered me up!
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    (Original post by richpanda)
    Well firstly you have to look at the compound. In terms of reactants, unless it says it's in solution, most salts will be solids. Alkalis and Acids will be aqueous, and any covalent compounds will be in their room temperature state.

    For products, it's more complicated. I suspect that you are at GCSE, so you don't need to know too much. Basically all salts will become aqueous.
    Thank-you very much, this really helped

    Luckily it was just an end of year ten test so have the time to practice applying this knowledge.
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    (Original post by NiamhM1801)
    Then I'm afraid I don't know.
    Can you remember what the question was?
    Don't worry thank-you for your help though
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    (Original post by hannahrobinsxn)
    Don't worry thank-you for your help though
    what compound was it?
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    (Original post by richpanda)
    what compound was it?
    Can't remember exactly tbh. I remember that it was a precipitation reaction. Your method has helped though Luckily it was just an end of year ten test so have time to practice applying the knowledge in which you provided thank-you.
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    (Original post by sahra30013)
    I officially I'm annoyed with WJEC. I didn't understand the poems and apparently I was told it was about prostitution and homosexuality. Well, there goes my chance of getting an A. But the extract question was okay and the essay was good so hopefully, my examiner will be nice.

    AVFTB and A Christmas Carol will have to save me!

    Use of maths was so easy! This cheered me up!
    Ikr i thought it was about a fish monger and a guy working with cars !!! Then again poetry is all about your own interpretation
    Which essay did you do ? Did Lennie
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    (Original post by hannahrobinsxn)
    Can't remember exactly tbh. I remember that it was a precipitation reaction. Your method has helped though Luckily it was just an end of year ten test so have time to practice applying the knowledge in which you provided thank-you.
    precipitation means forming a solid in solution, so that should help.
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    English lit was really good i do DNA(play) and purple hibiscus (novel) the questions were so basic and for the novel they asked a question about the theme of religion which has already been asked/ i dis it for my mock and got A* so yay

    Later today im going to do B1-3 past paper higher and also do some notes for english lit poetry on friday

    But yhh exam season os going really good and is actually not stressful good luk everyone
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    (Original post by nisha.sri)
    Ikr i thought it was about a fish monger and a guy working with cars !!! Then again poetry is all about your own interpretation
    Which essay did you do ? Did Lennie
    I know! I did Anita and Me and it was the relationship between a person called Sam and Meena and how it highlights British society. Was okay- kinda lost track and had to move on.
    Hopefully, we'll get the grades we want!
 
 
 
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