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    In every physics test I've done, most questions were about equations. Do you think it's possible to get a 6 just knowing equations and little theory?
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    Nope. Only one or two questions will require you to only recall equations and put them to use. Most of the questions will demand theory behind the equations.
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    (Original post by thestudent33)
    Nope. Only one or two questions will require you to only recall equations and put them to use. Most of the questions will demand theory behind the equations.
    I see, guess I better get revising then
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    Well in my opinion if u are decent at the general knowledge of physics and understand all equations and know required practicals u shud do just fine
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    actually 30% of the marks are maths based so with a bit of knowledge you probably could get a 6 only if you got the majority of the maths right
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    (Original post by ineeedhellp)
    actually 30% of the marks are maths based so with a bit of knowledge you probably could get a 6 only if you got the majority of the maths right
    It depends on what exam board you're with
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    Yes, if you understand the equations enough and know your SI units and stuff... Although whether or not this will get you as high as a 6 without other knowledge is unknown at this point in time.
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    (Original post by thestudent33)
    It depends on what exam board you're with
    I'm with OCR
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    (Original post by candydarling)
    In every physics test I've done, most questions were about equations. Do you think it's possible to get a 6 just knowing equations and little theory?
    No. A little theory won't cover the marks for a 6, so far the science papers have been easy so you will need to gain a lot more marks you can in order to achieve the higher passes
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    (Original post by candydarling)
    In every physics test I've done, most questions were about equations. Do you think it's possible to get a 6 just knowing equations and little theory?
    30% Maths, 15% RP (Required practicals) and 55% geneeral knowledge of Physics. Better start revising!
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    (Original post by OhSoLucky)
    30% Maths, 15% RP (Required practicals) and 55% geneeral knowledge of Physics. Better start revising!
    Yep! I got my physics exam tomorrow!

    Wish me luck!
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    (Original post by OhSoLucky)
    30% Maths, 15% RP (Required practicals) and 55% geneeral knowledge of Physics. Better start revising!
    Alright I'm going to get off the student room and crash course it, thanks for the warning!
 
 
 
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