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    C1 might be an easy paper, but exam stress reduces your full potential. Last year I got C in C1, and like you, I used to finish past papers in 30 minutes or so. The biggest mistake I made was I spent too much on questions I didn't understand which eventually led to the invigilator swiping my paper. This year I can say I comfortably got A, and this was due to the following:
    - When doing past papers look at every single mistake you make even if you got 74/75.
    - Learn to work with fractions and surds so they become second nature.
    - Understand how the answer came about. Don't just remember the method.
    - Do the IYGB and Solomon papers.
    - Take a watch with you in the exam, and make sure you on time. If not, move on.

    Finally, If you are in year 12, C1 and C2 will be really easY once you have done C3 and C4.

    REMEMBER IF I WENT FROM C ------> A, THEN YOU CAN ASWELL
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    This applies to C2 as well.
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    (Original post by Boss987)
    C1 might be an easy paper, but exam stress reduces your full potential. Last year I got C in C1, and like you, I used to finish past papers in 30 minutes or so. The biggest mistake I made was I spent too much on questions I didn't understand which eventually led to the invigilator swiping my paper. This year I can say I comfortably got A, and this was due to the following:
    - When doing past papers look at every single mistake you make even if you got 74/75.
    - Learn to work with fractions and surds so they become second nature.
    - Understand how the answer came about. Don't just remember the method.
    - Do the IYGB and Solomon papers.
    - Take a watch with you in the exam, and make sure you on time. If not, move on.

    Finally, If you are in year 12, C1 and C2 will be really easY once you have done C3 and C4.

    REMEMBER IF I WENT FROM C ------> A, THEN YOU CAN ASWELL
    (Original post by Boss987)
    This applies to C2 as well.
    I am in Year 13, and some exam boards only offer the full A-Level or AS courses
    I have done C1 just a couple days ago and I think that I did good, there wasn't too much stress around it at all.
    Saying this, I don't think I got the B/A I desired, the paper was annoying ASF
    C2, C3, C4, M1, S1 still to do ...
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    (Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
    I am in Year 13, and some exam boards only offer the full A-Level or AS courses
    I have done C1 just a couple days ago and I think that I did good, there wasn't too much stress around it at all.
    Saying this, I don't think I got the B/A I desired, the paper was annoying ASF
    C2, C3, C4, M1, S1 still to do ...
    What board??? I am Edexcel
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    (Original post by Boss987)
    What board??? I am Edexcel
    I am OCR, but our teacher specialises in Edexcel, so I get the best of both worlds as it were..
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    (Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
    I am OCR, but our teacher specialises in Edexcel, so I get the best of both worlds as it were..
    Right... Good luck for your other exams though!!!!!
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    Right... Good luck for your other exams though!!!!!
    Thanks
    Same to you
 
 
 
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