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    Sometimes its just fun to listen, so what were your worse experiences of GCSE, or what did you hate the most and how nervous were you?
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    Paranoia about invigilator games
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    I've heard that in another school, an invigilator decided to make pot noodle in the middle of an exam. So all you could hear was the kettle for a few minutes and then her slurping noises as she ate
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    i was sat in the front row during my final chemistry exam, forgot to switch off my phone it started vibrating everyone around staring at me whilst invigilator was stood RIGHT in front of me, i really thought that was it - disqaulified - zero gcses but luckily idk HOW but the lady didnt hear, the rest of the hour was spent praying my phone wouldnt go off again
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    (Original post by Popsiclez)
    Sometimes its just fun to listen, so what were your worse experiences of GCSE, or what did you hate the most and how nervous were you?
    Someone's phone went off in the exam and it was in my row so we had to be kept behind to check.

    I was so incredibly nervous, loads of people had their phones on them as they didn't pay attention to the 'Put all phones i bags' message. I really needed to pee during that time and I was so scared that if i went to the toilet they'd proper search me as they'd think I went to hide my phone.

    We were kept back for like 30 minutes after and they did a thorough check, patting down blazers and checking pockets, they caught two other with the phone, their phones didn't ring. They guilty guy got away.

    After that most people kept their phones in their bags, or I would hope.

    In two of my AS exams a phone went off had to relive that again. Whenever a phone goes off it's always in my exam.
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    French speaking.

    We were meant to rattle off for three minutes in French. I managed thirty seconds before I realised that I had forgotten it all and sat there repeating "my name is xxx" over and over again in French. In the end, my teacher pressed the stop button and that was the end of the exam.

    I got a U.
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    Controlled assessment for french...

    Because i was so nervous, i accidentally said 'Je suis diabetes' :P
    Teacher let me have another go
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    A girl passed out in the first exam, she cried alot and was eventually allowed extra time
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    When the invigilator just walks right next to you looking over you as you work like can you just f off please thanks
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    I was at the front of the exam hall and an invigilator leant against the wall near me, with her feet about a foot away from the wall. She then proceeded to slide up and down the wall, breathing very loudly and slowly as she did.
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    my stomach growled during my gcse german listening exam - when the tape stopped it growled and people sitting at desks 9 o clock, 12 o clock, 3 o clock, and 6 o clock, around all turned their heads to look at me 😫😫
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    In my GCSE history exam the invigilator spent a good five minutes picking his nose. Obviously thought nobody was watching
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    Last year in my GCSE Spanish I was almost accused of cheating.
    The two exams (listening and reading) were run consecutively one after the other. After I finished the listening I had to go somewhere else to do the reading exam because of extra time and special stuff.
    Anyway, during the listening exam I drank way too much water, due to the fact that I was incredibly nervous and could not calm myself. It was a litre bottle I think, I drunk it in the entire 45 minutes of the exam and sweating everywhere due to the anxiety of it all. I was still able to do the exam fine though.
    However this obviously had a bad effect on my bladder. I was pretty much nearly done with the reading exam but I really needed to pee, I could not hold it in until the end, I had to go.
    So the invigilator took me to the toilet and I went in there and well, yeah. However, because my bag was full of crap I had to store some paper in my pockets. I forgot to take them out before the exam started.
    As soon as I walked out of the toilet, two invigilators looked at me with a stern look and demanded I handed all the papers in my pockets. I was ****-scared, if there were any spanish notes in my pockets, then I probably would have been disqualified for obvious reasons.
    Thankfully, it was just some unreadable history notes and other miscellaneous bits of scrap paper, I didn't really make flash cards or notes on Spanish. The invigilator told me it was fine, but to empty my pockets next time. I do so every time I go into my A-level exams now.

    tl;dr empty your ****ing pockets guys
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    Also I have another story, not related to me though, related to someone else. A teacher told us this story, I question its legitimacy but I still found it pretty funny.
    So basically in the place where all the special consideration people have to take their exams, this kid was doing his GCSE English exam. It was nearly the end of the exam. However, this one kid reached into his pocket and pulled out his phone and raised it into the air and pretty much yelled "Oh Miss! I forgot to hand my phone in!". Obviously the kid had issues and all, but he was still disqualified from I think all exams and made to repeat the exam next year I think.
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    Kinda gross but in my first gcse the person behind me got sick Everywhere and had to be taken out and given a new paper/ it was only like 5/20 minutes in but it took me a while to be able to get back into the paper
 
 
 
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