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    I have completed my notes and im not sure how to revise now,Its 4 months before the exam so i dont think its a good idea to start past papers (New spec so they are limited)
    Right now im just actively reading through my notes though im not sure if this is effective of not.
    Will this help me? What are some other revision techniques i can use?
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    (Original post by MrDoggyWoof)
    I have completed my notes and im not sure how to revise now,Its 4 months before the exam so i dont think its a good idea to start past papers (New spec so they are limited)
    Right now im just actively reading through my notes though im not sure if this is effective of not.
    Will this help me? What are some other revision techniques i can use?
    Thanks
    Just out of curiosity, what exam boards are you doing?
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    (Original post by ilovefruit)
    Just out of curiosity, what exam boards are you doing?
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    (Original post by MrDoggyWoof)
    I have completed my notes and im not sure how to revise now,Its 4 months before the exam so i dont think its a good idea to start past papers (New spec so they are limited)
    Right now im just actively reading through my notes though im not sure if this is effective of not.
    Will this help me? What are some other revision techniques i can use?
    Thanks
    Do flashcards until you are very confident on the material then do the texbook questions. After this start doing some past papers from the oldest. Also watch revision videos on youtube. The more ways you learn stuff the more likely it will stick.
 
 
 
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