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    (Original post by sfaraj)
    anyone doing it? how do you/should you prepare for it?
    Just do past papers
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    Has anyone else done it yet? I just did it today
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    (Original post by Crème brûlée)
    Has anyone else done it yet? I just did it today
    Yess I did it today too
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    (Original post by nut3lla8)
    Yess I did it today too
    How did you find it??? I thought it was so hard!
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    (Original post by Crème brûlée)
    How did you find it??? I thought it was so hard!

    I've got it tomorrow... Was it really hard :/ ?
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    (Original post by a.v.a.v)
    I've got it tomorrow... Was it really hard :/ ?
    Qu 1, 2 and 3 are ok, but I couldn't do 4 and 5 AT ALL because it's a2 stuff
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    (Original post by Crème brûlée)
    Qu 1, 2 and 3 are ok, but I couldn't do 4 and 5 AT ALL because it's a2 stuff

    ahh, you're a lower sixth student too, similar situations then. I'm sure you did well. I've looked at a couple of past papers but no point really revising since most of the paper is a2 level or not on the a level spec at all. The organic synthesis questions are practically impossible -_-. Questions 1,2 and 3 were answerable then huh?
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    (Original post by a.v.a.v)
    ahh, you're a lower sixth student too, similar situations then. I'm sure you did well. I've looked at a couple of past papers but no point really revising since most of the paper is a2 level or not on the a level spec at all. The organic synthesis questions are practically impossible -_-. Questions 1,2 and 3 were answerable then huh?
    Dw guys , I did it when I was in lower sixth and found it hard, but the thing is u only need like 15 marks to get a bronze.
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    Any predictions for the boundaries?
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    (Original post by Hellomynameis..)
    Just do past papers
    (Original post by Crème brûlée)
    Has anyone else done it yet? I just did it today
    (Original post by nut3lla8)
    Yess I did it today too
    (Original post by a.v.a.v)
    I've got it tomorrow... Was it really hard :/ ?
    (Original post by daisie)
    Any predictions for the boundaries?
    I just had mine! that paper was crazy. what topics from those have you guys already covered because I think i've missed some stuff out because of school
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    (Original post by sfaraj)
    I just had mine! that paper was crazy. what topics from those have you guys already covered because I think i've missed some stuff out because of school
    I did it today too. I'm in lower sixth so I hadn't really done any of the stuff on it. I found it hard!
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    (Original post by daisie)
    I did it today too. I'm in lower sixth so I hadn't really done any of the stuff on it. I found it hard!
    what topics had you already covered and which are you yet to cover?
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    (Original post by sfaraj)
    what topics had you already covered and which are you yet to cover?
    We do the AQA spec and we've done Atomic Structure, Amount of Substance, Bonding, Periodicity and naming organic compounds and isomers
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    (Original post by daisie)
    We do the AQA spec and we've done Atomic Structure, Amount of Substance, Bonding, Periodicity and naming organic compounds and isomers
    OH ocr so i dont know if the content of the topics were the same...But from those topics, did their content come up and which topics were they? im just curious about other exam boards and if their contents helped with the olympiad
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    (Original post by sfaraj)
    OH ocr so i dont know if the content of the topics were the same...But from those topics, did their content come up and which topics were they? im just curious about other exam boards and if their contents helped with the olympiad
    (Original post by daisie)
    We do the AQA spec and we've done Atomic Structure, Amount of Substance, Bonding, Periodicity and naming organic compounds and isomers
    (Original post by Hellomynameis..)
    Dw guys , I did it when I was in lower sixth and found it hard, but the thing is u only need like 15 marks to get a bronze.
    (Original post by a.v.a.v)
    ahh, you're a lower sixth student too, similar situations then. I'm sure you did well. I've looked at a couple of past papers but no point really revising since most of the paper is a2 level or not on the a level spec at all. The organic synthesis questions are practically impossible -_-. Questions 1,2 and 3 were answerable then huh?
    (Original post by Crème brûlée)
    Qu 1, 2 and 3 are ok, but I couldn't do 4 and 5 AT ALL because it's a2 stuff
    (Original post by nut3lla8)
    Yess I did it today too
    hey guys what were the topics for the 5 questions that came up in the olympiad? and were the questions hard would you say?
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    what there any standard entahlpy?
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    Did the paper today and I have to say its quite difficult. I found one or two of the questions relatively straightforward, but there was one question which I didn't even attempt. Good luck to anyone else who's yet to do it!
 
 
 
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