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    In my As mocks this year I got a B and 3Cs and I’m supposed to get 4 As by the end of the year. Has anyone else done something like this and turned it around
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    In my As mocks this year I got a B and 3Cs and I’m supposed to get 4 As by the end of the year. Has anyone else done something like this and turned it around
    To indirectly answer your question,

    It's not simply a case of working harder to get better grades; it's about working smartly.

    Using your mock results you have to identify where your issues are. Did one area let you down? Was it exam technique? Was it the hardest bits in each section that cost you marks? Etc

    Then you shape your revision around that, test that it had changed and then you should be fine.

    You will only get the same or worse grades in the real thing if you do not learn from mistakes.
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    (Original post by Kevin De Bruyne)
    To indirectly answer your question,

    It's not simply a case of working harder to get better grades; it's about working smartly.

    Using your mock results you have to identify where your issues are. Did one area let you down? Was it exam technique? Was it the hardest bits in each section that cost you marks? Etc

    Then you shape your revision around that, test that it had changed and then you should be fine.

    You will only get the same or worse grades in the real thing if you do not learn from mistakes.
    it is definitely possible if you revise like this, my brother went from Cs and Bs at GCSE to 5A*s at A-Level, but only because it did insane amounts of work and he focused on what he did wrong.
 
 
 
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