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    Hi everyone, I have been preparing for the HSPS exam and I can't find a thread for this year.
    What is a good score to get in the reading comprehension exam?
    What is a good way to write the introduction?
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    (Original post by AnnaMariaaa)
    Hi everyone, I have been preparing for the HSPS exam and I can't find a thread for this year.
    What is a good score to get in the reading comprehension exam?
    What is a good way to write the introduction?
    I assume you're talking about the Cambridge HSPS course?:holmes:
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    (Original post by 04MR17)
    I assume you're talking about the Cambridge HSPS course?:holmes:
    Yes, Cambridge's degree
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    (Original post by AnnaMariaaa)
    Yes, Cambridge's degree
    Moved This into the Cambridge forum for you.

    Lots of helpful people float around here so I'm sure you'll get the replies you're after.
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    (Original post by 04MR17)
    Moved This into the Cambridge forum for you.

    Lots of helpful people float around here so I'm sure you'll get the replies you're after.
    Thank you v much
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    How have you been preparing for the exam? (I'm also due to take it on thursday and am a bit clueless about what to do..)
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    (Original post by sofiaaliceb)
    How have you been preparing for the exam? (I'm also due to take it on thursday and am a bit clueless about what to do..)
    Hey, I did the past papers and did some of the essays. Also, essay plans helped me to think about some ideas
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    There was a bit of discussion early today in the general applicant thread (https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho...28165&page=177) and the HSPS course thread (https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho...932691&page=64).

    In terms of scores, I emailed Kings and they said "The best applicants will score more highly, but only relatively few are expected to gain more than 80% of the available marks." and the average is 50%. With the conversion 33, 34, 35 and 36 all gain the same mark so I'd say that's the aim.

    What kind of marks have you been getting?
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    (Original post by sofiaaliceb)
    How have you been preparing for the exam? (I'm also due to take it on thursday and am a bit clueless about what to do..)
    I haven't done too much preparation to be honest, but I've done some essay plans and sample paragraphs. I've done the specimen paper twice and the 2016 paper once, and have scored 70%, 75%, and 95% respectively.

    Attached is a sample paragraph I did for the question on whether or not the US political system (I believe that was the wording, it has been awhile since I did it) is democratic or not.
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