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    Just wondering if anyone has any tips on how to manage the huge work loads I’m currently doing all my notes in free periods and 5 hours each night on any home work and exam papers but I just feel like I’m gonna fail as I still can’t get my head around a lot of stuff in lessons
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    Relax, it'll all click in at the end, as it does for 70% of the people, the other 30% fail. Also why are you doing exam papers now? It's way too early and you're going to burn out your resources to revise closer to the exam day. What subjects are you studying?
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    (Original post by CompSci in2k17)
    Relax, it'll all click in at the end, as it does for 70% of the people, the other 30% fail. Also why are you doing exam papers now? It's way too early and you're going to burn out your resources to revise closer to the exam day. What subjects are you studying?
    Chemistry biology and maths and I’m only doing it on the bits I have done so far as I find it is the best way to learn it as then you know exactly what the examiner wants and don’t learn the incorrect definition early on .
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    What subjects do you do? Did you choose them as you enjoy them or just because you need them for a university course? Did you do them at GCSE?
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    I can only speak for Maths, but it is really easy, things just need to click. I would mostly focus on learning the basic steps to approach every question and then learning the select scenarios which are there to trip you up. This is most easily done by just analysing the tests you've done in class. You'll find towards the end of the year that most questions are pretty much the same. I was getting Ds in every single test (for all subjects so Maths, Further Maths, Physics and CompSci) at AS but then everything clicked and I came out with As. Pretty much just give it time and try to understand why things work, don't try to cram all of the understanding, you wont gain anything.
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    It's also worth noting that going on solution bank and glossing over the solutions of loads of questions you know you won't have time for, or will do, is extremely useful.
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    (Original post by CompSci in2k17)
    It's also worth noting that going on solution bank and glossing over the solutions of loads of questions you know you won't have time for, or will do, is extremely useful.
    Thank you, I will definitely try that for the maths 😊
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