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    So on GetRevising it says that you should spend 15-30 hours on each subject. Is that for each subject or each exam? So for example I have three biology exams (Unit 1,2,3) am I meant to spend about 20 hours revising for each separate exam or for each subject overall, so 20 hours for biology compared to 60 hours.
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    From personal experience, 2-4 hours per exam worked well for me. 15-30 hours per exam would've been vastly overworking for GCSE level, (about on par for what I'd recommend for an A level exam).
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    From personal experience, 2-4 hours per exam worked well for me. 15-30 hours per exam would've been vastly overworking for GCSE level, (about on par for what I'd recommend for an A level exam).
    Is that 2-4 hours per week or overall? So from now to GSCEs (inc. study leave) you'd say to spend 2-4 hours on each exam?
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    Is that 2-4 hours per week or overall? So from now to GSCEs (inc. study leave) you'd say to spend 2-4 hours on each exam?
    Not per week. I spent about 2-3 hours making revision notes of everything I didn't know first, then 2-4 hours the night before the exam memorising my notes. Spending more/less time on exams I found harder/easier. I'd allocate more time for the memorisation unless you're confident about your memory.
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    We are all different, some are brighter than others.

    Use the revision timetable amd plan the work/ subjects you have and share them out amongsth the time you have left.

    You know how intelligent you are and what yu need to catch up on. Your aim is to get to your level of competency in all exams just as they fall due.

    Do past papers and when you are getting high marks you are happy with then you are there.
 
 
 

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