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AQA GCSE Chemistry 8462 - Paper 1 - 16th May

Exam technique, night before breakdowns and discussion regarding this exam... It's all here :gthumb: Feel free to add resources to the thread as well as anything that may be helpful to others :smartass:

This thread covers the following papers:
  • 8462 Paper 1 1h 45m 16 May 2019 am (Both tiers)
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The official specification: https://filestore.aqa.org.uk/resourc...62-SP-2016.PDF
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Topics 1–5: Atomic structure and the periodic table; Bonding, structure, and the properties of matter; Quantitative chemistry, Chemical changes; and Energy changes.


Specimen and past papers:
https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/scie...ment-resources

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This will kill me. So hard.
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This will kill me. So hard.
Guess you're not feeling too confident? :sad:
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i really hope strong and weak acids, titration calculations, bond energy and fuel cells all reappear for 2019 the 2018 mock paper 1 was so easy i finished it cus it had all my strongest topics on
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come on lets get a 9 on this paper
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come on lets get a 9 on this paper
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Good luck to ALL Year 11s sitting this paper, you'll all ace it! :yep:
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anyone here hoping to do well on this paper so they can do A Level Chemistry i am i hope i can get a 7 at least
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i hope so need to so i can do chemistry a level
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Good luck to ALL Year 11s sitting this paper, you'll all ace it! :yep:
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is this triple chemistry or combined as well?
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is this triple chemistry or combined as well?
OP put the exam time as 1hr 45min. The combined exams last for 1hr 15m. So I'm guessing, only for Foundation and Higher triple Chemistry
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OP put the exam time as 1hr 45min. The combined exams last for 1hr 15m. So I'm guessing, only for Foundation and Higher triple Chemistry
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It shouldn't matter though, because the content of combined and triple are the same, except that triple has a bit more content.
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Is there anywhere else I can get triple past papers?I'm currently working on a 6 and need a 9 by the end!!!any advice?
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Is there anywhere else I can find triple past papers/
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AQA GCSE Chemistry 8462 - Paper 1 - 16th May

Exam technique, night before breakdowns and discussion regarding this exam... It's all here :gthumb: Feel free to add resources to the thread as well as anything that may be helpful to others :smartass:

This thread covers the following papers:
  • 8462 Paper 1 1h 45m 16 May 2019 am (Both tiers)
:rave:

The official specification: https://filestore.aqa.org.uk/resourc...62-SP-2016.PDF
Spoiler:
Show

Paper 1:
What's assessed
Topics 1–5: Atomic structure and the periodic table; Bonding, structure, and the properties of matter; Quantitative chemistry, Chemical changes; and Energy changes.


Specimen and past papers:
https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/scie...ment-resources

:goodluck:

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AQA website has some specimen papers or you could ask your teacher.
there is also revision workbooks which have some really good questions in.
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Is there anywhere else I can find triple past papers/
I'm currently working on a 6 and need a 9 at the end!!!
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any predictions for what might come up in the paper?
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definetly Balancing equations and qualitative chemistry atom economy, percentage yield etc
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Does anyone have the 2018 edexcel chem exams?? Xxx
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Anyone else here want to get an 8/9
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