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    I have wasted the 2 weeks holiday and that has knocked my confidence a little and has decreased my hope even further that I will never be able to do well in my exams. Everything I did last year I am doing this year and honestly I'm thinking of just dropping out of college and becoming a stripper or something if the outcome is the same. These are the exams I am sitting this year; http://prntscr.com/aq2uuq

    If I start proper revision at this moment of time (Only like 1 month and 9 days until my first exam), do I even have a CHANCE at doing well getting A's? I did this last year with the whole leaving revision until the literal last minute and I KNEW the outcome so why oh WHY I did it this year AGAIN is really beyond me. I guess I was waiting for my mental health to improve which it has and studying is way more easier than it was last year but alas I have reached this point far too late.

    Am I just kidding myself into thinking that if I start now everything will turn out alright?? Is it really impossible/chances are low that I will succeed the second time round doing the same thing that I did last year.

    Should I just give up? :sad:
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    (Original post by bluemadhatter)
    I have wasted the 2 weeks holiday and that has knocked my confidence a little and has decreased my hope even further that I will never be able to do well in my exams. Everything I did last year I am doing this year and honestly I'm thinking of just dropping out of college and becoming a stripper or something if the outcome is the same. These are the exams I am sitting this year; http://prntscr.com/aq2uuq

    If I start proper revision at this moment of time (Only like 1 month and 9 days until my first exam), do I even have a CHANCE at doing well getting A's? I did this last year with the whole leaving revision until the literal last minute and I KNEW the outcome so why oh WHY I did it this year AGAIN is really beyond me. I guess I was waiting for my mental health to improve which it has and studying is way more easier than it was last year but alas I have reached this point far too late.

    Am I just kidding myself into thinking that if I start now everything will turn out alright?? Is it really impossible/chances are low that I will succeed the second time round doing the same thing that I did last year.

    Should I just give up? :sad:
    Don't give up, you've still got plenty of time
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    I'm in a similar boat, not really done much revision in the holidays, I mean I've done like 3 or 4 past papers but not enough. But it all depends, how well do you know it before? There's a big difference from someone who has a good chunk of it down who took a break for 2 weeks and is going back to heavy revision afters than someone who has literally done NOTHING and is learning from scratch.

    Assuming you did work before these 2 weeks, and you are gonna put in 110% from now on it should be alright, I don't know what you'll get but you have a better chance of getting something higher if you don't give up, 1 hour of revision is better than none. 6 weeks of revision is better than none.
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    (Original post by bluemadhatter)
    I have wasted the 2 weeks holiday and that has knocked my confidence a little and has decreased my hope even further that I will never be able to do well in my exams. Everything I did last year I am doing this year and honestly I'm thinking of just dropping out of college and becoming a stripper or something if the outcome is the same. These are the exams I am sitting this year; http://prntscr.com/aq2uuq

    If I start proper revision at this moment of time (Only like 1 month and 9 days until my first exam), do I even have a CHANCE at doing well getting A's? I did this last year with the whole leaving revision until the literal last minute and I KNEW the outcome so why oh WHY I did it this year AGAIN is really beyond me. I guess I was waiting for my mental health to improve which it has and studying is way more easier than it was last year but alas I have reached this point far too late.

    Am I just kidding myself into thinking that if I start now everything will turn out alright?? Is it really impossible/chances are low that I will succeed the second time round doing the same thing that I did last year.

    Should I just give up? :sad:
    No of course not, just knuckle down for the time that you have left then you should be fine
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    Wow even regular posters make threads as redundant as this? OP just start working, the opinions of others on what your chances of success are is irrelevant. Just because someone says you're going to fail or succeed it won't suddenly affirm your ability to do so.
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    (Original post by bluemadhatter)
    I have wasted the 2 weeks holiday and that has knocked my confidence a little and has decreased my hope even further that I will never be able to do well in my exams. Everything I did last year I am doing this year and honestly I'm thinking of just dropping out of college and becoming a stripper or something if the outcome is the same. These are the exams I am sitting this year; http://prntscr.com/aq2uuq

    If I start proper revision at this moment of time (Only like 1 month and 9 days until my first exam), do I even have a CHANCE at doing well getting A's? I did this last year with the whole leaving revision until the literal last minute and I KNEW the outcome so why oh WHY I did it this year AGAIN is really beyond me. I guess I was waiting for my mental health to improve which it has and studying is way more easier than it was last year but alas I have reached this point far too late.

    Am I just kidding myself into thinking that if I start now everything will turn out alright?? Is it really impossible/chances are low that I will succeed the second time round doing the same thing that I did last year.

    Should I just give up? :sad:
    No one can tell you what grades you are capable of getting. The only thing you can truthfully say is that it is always possible to get better, and that chances are if you work between now and the exams you will be in a much better position than you are now. Get working and dont give up, giving up would be a complete waste of all the time you have put in so far, and besides as you say its only like a month until exams, so surely its worth putting in the effort for just one month and then you can make decisions about what you want to do afterwards, as well as hopefully having more options open to you.
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    Just think of all the revision you could have done in the time it took you to make this thread
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    Start off by saying: 'I can do this!'

    Then leave TSR

    and work work work work work work

    On a serious note though, you still have time. Be super strict with yourself. Limit your phone and laptop usage. From today, you're going to work super hard! You can still get all As but you need to tell yourself you can do it first
 
 
 
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