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    what will boost my grades more? I do maths, physics, chemistry, biology and RE. I want to do some damage control and make my grades higher than C's and D's, help me please, I thought I was doing good till I did the specimen paper in each class and only got a C, D and E. ugh im so ****ed
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    (Original post by theguywhosaidhi)
    what will boost my grades more? I do maths, physics, chemistry, biology and RE. I want to do some damage control and make my grades higher than C's and D's, help me please, I thought I was doing good till I did the specimen paper in each class and only got a C, D and E. ugh im so ****ed
    specimen papers are much more difficult than the real thing
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    (Original post by thefatone)
    specimen papers are much more difficult than the real thing
    I guess it's good cause it's motivated me to fire up the revision, but was super demotivating when I initially got it back
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    (Original post by theguywhosaidhi)
    I guess it's good cause it's motivated me to fire up the revision, but was super demotivating when I initially got it back
    lol i'm done with chem xD i got this meaty difficult paper which will kill me
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    Do past papers lots of them and then use the textbook to correct your mistakes (even if you start with just getting a U) and then use the mark scheme to learn exam techniques. Repeat over and over again.
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    (Original post by thefatone)
    lol i'm done with chem xD i got this meaty difficult paper which will kill me
    rest in pepperonis, i'm dropping chem after this year, I reallyyyyyyyyy don't like it
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    (Original post by bluemadhatter)
    Do past papers lots of them and then use the textbook to correct your mistakes (even if you start with just getting a U) and then use the mark scheme to learn exam techniques. Repeat over and over again.
    ok, so should I try do like 2 papers a night and like 4 on a weekend and correct the paper to 100% after initially doing it?
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    theguywhosaidhi and thefatone Where can I find specimen papers from?
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    (Original post by theguywhosaidhi)
    ok, so should I try do like 2 papers a night and like 4 on a weekend and correct the paper to 100% after initially doing it?
    Yups! Its what I'm planning to do :lol:

    Good luck to the both of us
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    (Original post by bluemadhatter)
    Yups! Its what I'm planning to do :lol:

    Good luck to the both of us
    for sure, thanks for the advice <3 good luck!
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    (Original post by theguywhosaidhi)
    rest in pepperonis, i'm dropping chem after this year, I reallyyyyyyyyy don't like it
    i'm dead meat already

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    theguywhosaidhi and thefatone Where can I find specimen papers from?
    teachers gave me mine..... i'm sure if you type in specimen papers for x subject something will come up on google
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    (Original post by Philip-flop)
    theguywhosaidhi and thefatone Where can I find specimen papers from?
    not sure man, we just did them in class, sorry i can't be of much help :<
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    (Original post by Philip-flop)
    theguywhosaidhi and thefatone Where can I find specimen papers from?
    Exam board's website, type in on google the exam board and the subject you are doing. Out of curiosity which exam boards are you doing?
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    (Original post by thefatone)
    i'm sure if you type in specimen papers for x subject something will come up on google
    remember your exam board too!!!!!!!
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    (Original post by theguywhosaidhi)
    what will boost my grades more? I do maths, physics, chemistry, biology and RE. I want to do some damage control and make my grades higher than C's and D's, help me please, I thought I was doing good till I did the specimen paper in each class and only got a C, D and E. ugh im so ****ed
    Past papers, only past papers. Perhaps start with the biggest questions at the back if poss.
 
 
 
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