C to an A in AS physics in 20 days??

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I'm only taking an AS in physics. So I'll have 20 days to focus on AS physics alone. Possible to go from a high C to an A??

If so, how?

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I'm only taking an AS in physics. So I'll have 20 days to focus on AS physics alone. Possible to go from a high C to an A??

If so, how?

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Lol, 3-4 days is more than enough if you're gonna spend them just on physics and nothing else. The practical stuff is really hard though so that might take longer but 20 days is TOO much time, in my opinion.

Maybe it's just me though. I'd do a topic or two a day? Like particles and EM radiation, photoelectric effect etc. on day 1, mechanics & materials on day two etc.
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By not asking if you can do it, and simply doing it! Get off and go revise your ass off
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Lol, 3-4 days is more than enough if you're gonna spend them just on physics and nothing else. The practical stuff is really hard though so that might take longer but 20 days is TOO much time, in my opinion.

Maybe it's just me though. I'd do a topic or two a day? Like particles and EM radiation, photoelectric effect etc. on day 1, mechanics & materials on day two etc.
Ye though what about past papers? Especially the new spec is a bit harder imo
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By not asking if you can do it, and simply doing it! Get off and go revise your ass off
Do you have any advice? Any tips ?
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Do you have any advice? Any tips ?
Target specific weak points, read the book, do summary questions then do timed exam questions.
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Target specific weak points, read the book, do summary questions then do timed exam questions.
Which books would you recommend?
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Lol, 3-4 days is more than enough if you're gonna spend them just on physics and nothing else. The practical stuff is really hard though so that might take longer but 20 days is TOO much time, in my opinion.

Maybe it's just me though. I'd do a topic or two a day? Like particles and EM radiation, photoelectric effect etc. on day 1, mechanics & materials on day two etc.
If you took/taking physics, what advice do you have ?
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If you took/taking physics, what advice do you have ?
Took Physics.
Made the mistake of not doing past paper questions.
Got a B overall (3 or 4 marks from an A):
A in depth of physics (OCR A)
and
B in breadth of physics (OCR A).

Just do questions. questions and questions.
If you have any weak areas go over the content and do questions for those weak areas.
Try and apply physics to everyday life as well, this shall help you remember things.
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If you don't already, check out the CGP books, they're really useful!
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If you took/taking physics, what advice do you have ?
I'm not the best person to give advice about physics but I did this for chemistry and i'm planning on doing it for physics so all I did was just plan to do like a topic or two a day. My advice would be to just REALLY UNDERSTAND IT WELL because trust me exam questions are EXTREMELY RANDOM and only if you understand it really well will you the where the most remote links are.
Hope that helps and sorry i'm not much use lol
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Also some good youtube channels like A Level Physics Online help out a lot.
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