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1. Actuarial Studies and Finance

I was sent a PM by a user, and I thought it'd be more valuable for them to get opinions from a variety of people: "Hi, I noticed you are probably finishing up second year actuarial studies and finance and wanted to ask you some questions about your learning experience! 1) Why did you pick...
2. Maths Ext 2 Complex Numbers and Polynomials Qs

Heya everyone! :) Here is a compilation of a few questions which cover Polynomials and Complex Numbers. No answers are provided, so feel free to help each other out with any questions that trouble you. Here is the link to the questions on Complex Numbers -->...
3. Maths Ext 1 Polynomials and Induction Revision Qs

Heya everyone! :) Here is a compilation of a few questions which cover Polynomials and Mathematical Induction. No answers are provided, so feel free to help each other out with any questions that trouble you. Here is the link -->...
4. Sample Maths Ext 2 Trial Paper

Hi Everyone! Here is a sample Mathematics Extension 2 trial paper I made for my students last year. As I no longer tutor students, I thought it would be beneficial for the BOS community, if I uploaded it. It should be noted that some topics were purposely not tested, since my students had not...
5. Sample Maths Ext 1 Trial Paper

Hi Everyone! Here is a sample Mathematics Extension 1 trial paper I made for my students last year. As I no longer tutor students, I thought it would be beneficial for the BOS community, if I uploaded it. It should be noted that some topics were purposely not tested, since my students had not...
6. Sample Preliminary Eco Multiple Choice Questions (with answers)

Hi All, Here are some sample multiple choice questions, some I made myself and some I found from various resources. Hope they help! Note: The next post has the questions with the answers. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Which group...
7. Sample HSC Trial Multiple Choice Questions

Hi All, Here are some sample multiple choice questions, some I made myself and some I found from various resources. Hope they help! Note: The next post has the questions with the answers ---------------------------------------- 1. Which of the following would be most likely to increase...
8. Perms and Combs Confusion

For some reason, I'm struggling to wrap my head around this question. Would someone be able to help explain the provided solutions and/or provide their own solution which is easier to understand? Thanks in advance, all! Questions: The history of an individual’s claiming record is had he...
9. SMH article on HECS vs upfront

http://smh.com.au/money/paying-uni-fees-upfront-v-taking-a-hecs-loan-20160128-gmfrrp.html Very interesting and relevant article. Give your thoughts below!
10. Progression Plans

https://www.business.unsw.edu.au/students/resources/student-centre/program-planning-diagrams An exceptional resource that I bumped into the other day. Definitely helps with mapping out your degree! Would recommend using this in conjunction with the handbook though.
11. UNSW 2015 Sem 2 Results Thread

2015 Sem 2 Pre-Results Thread With provisional marks for first year maths courses coming out in a week's time and some online courses already publishing results, now is a good time to get this thread kickstarted. Post your results, as you receive them! :) In the meantime, post here about how...
12. 2016 Sem 1 Timetables Thread

With 2016 Sem 1 enrolment appointments having already started, feel free to post your timetable here when you get your timetable done!
13. 2015 Sem 2 Finals Thread

With finals starting within the next three weeks, I thought it'd be worth kick-starting a thread for finals. How are you feeling for finals this semester, guys? Are most of you in a similar position to me, lamenting its Week 12 already and trying to catch up weeks and weeks of content haha?
14. Not able to access thread in Contact Mods

Hey all, I reported a post. For some reason, I am being denied access to the thread in contact mods which has my report in it. In the past, I have been able access such threads, if I have wanted to. I am being denied access with this message: mreditor16, you do not have permission to...
15. 2014 Raw (to Aligned) Marks Database (for 15 popular subjects)

Hi Everyone, From some of my students, I've been able to get my hands on how different raw marks (for 15 different high candidature subjects) aligned in 2014. If something doesn't look right, let me know - it could easily be a typo that got through when I was dealing with all this data. Here is...
16. Hard? Perms and Combs Q

I'm just struggling to wrap my head around a solution for this question - Ten male friends and six female friends go to the cinema and sit in a row. Everyone just sits at random. What is the probability that no two females are sitting next to each other? All help will be appreciated! :)
17. Federal Government MP Don Randall found dead.

Federal Government MP Don Randall has been found dead. Police have confirmed Mr Randall was found dead in Boddington, south of Perth. A spokesman says his cause of death is unknown but it is not being treated as suspicious. Randall made headlines in February this year as one of two MPs...
18. UNSW 2015 Sem 1 Results Thread

With maths provisional marks out tomorrow (for first years, at least - not sure if its out for all year levels), I think this would be a good time to get this thread kick started. Feel free to post your marks and/or WAM, when you get them :)
19. Australia in England 2015 Thread

With the Ashes starting within a week, I thought this would be a good thread to facilitate our discussions. What are our predictions for the Ashes test series scoreline?