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    If you learn the textbooks and revision guides for GCSE, will you be fine or do you need to know other things as well? I'm mainly asking this for subjects such as Maths or Science.
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    Not really. I mean there are a few unlikely exceptions, such as the question this year on independent businesses in biology, however it was only a one marker anyway and basically common sense. Anything they ask will be in the revision guide or a topic that allows you to apply knowledge you've learnt to the situation
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    It's happened once to me In IGCSE maths, not sure if our teacher just skipped the page tho
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    (Original post by fishy789)
    If you learn the textbooks and revision guides for GCSE, will you be fine or do you need to know other things as well? I'm mainly asking this for subjects such as Maths or Science.
    It tests you on the the things mentioned on their syllabus, and not all textbook and revision guides will have ALL the notes for all of the topics on the syllabus.

    To answer you question properly, yes but you also need past papers to do regularly to get used to the exam questions they'll throw at you.
 
 
 
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