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    Ive used the pens that can rub out by friction for my AS exams last year and it helped me massively as I make a lot of mistakes. However, some people said I should risk it which got me worried .. It is really that much of a big deal?
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    I highly doubt it will be an issue. Generally even writing in different coloured ink isn't an issue either - It just won't scan but the scanner will pick this up and it will be sent for physical marking rather than using the electronic system.

    This video will bring some insight into how marking works https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_ruJ5i8ZJ4
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    (Original post by student277)
    Ive used the pens that can rub out by friction for my AS exams last year and it helped me massively as I make a lot of mistakes. However, some people said I should risk it which got me worried .. It is really that much of a big deal?
    Yes. I have had to slowly transition to a biro as heat (from scanning in the paper before marking) can lift off the Frixion ink. I wouldn't risk it.
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    Ive used the pens that can rub out by friction for my AS exams last year and it helped me massively as I make a lot of mistakes. However, some people said I should risk it which got me worried .. It is really that much of a big deal?
    Heat's been found to have the same effect as the erasing (I think), that's why it's better just to use a normal pen. Surely crossing something out's quicker than erasing it anyway?
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    Heat's been found to have the same effect as the erasing (I think), that's why it's better just to use a normal pen. Surely crossing something out's quicker than erasing it anyway?
    Its because I make a lot mistakes and there are situations where I have to cross out my whole answer and there's no space to write. I know I can ask for more paper but rubbing it out is so much easier and less hassle.
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    Its against the rules, but you are unlikely to be caught
    Who says its against the rules?
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    (Original post by student277)
    Ive used the pens that can rub out by friction for my AS exams last year and it helped me massively as I make a lot of mistakes. However, some people said I should risk it which got me worried .. It is really that much of a big deal?
    Were your results ok in the end or did your work actually get erased?
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    Ive used the pens that can rub out by friction for my AS exams last year and it helped me massively as I make a lot of mistakes. However, some people said I should risk it which got me worried .. It is really that much of a big deal?
    in your AS Exams, did you have any problems with the papers being marked?
 
 
 
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