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    Majoring in Chemistry and Physics

    Greetings all, I am studying a BSc/BSciEducation and USYD next year. I really want to study physics after a newfound interest in it during my gap year this year, however I didn't take it in the HSC. I also studied 2 unit Mathematics, receiving a band 6. How viable is it for me to participate in...
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    Pre-HSC Estimate

    Hey guys! School Rank: 220s Ranks are final assessment ranks English Advanced: 1/30 (tied first) Chemistry 1/9 Legal Studies 1/18 Biology 1/11 Geography 2/27 Mathematics 3/20 Estimates are so appreciated! Thanks all in advance :)
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    EstimATAR for Friend

    School rank - ~220s Mathematics: 1/18 Physics: 2/7 Legal Studies: 6/22 Advanced English: 13/29 Geography: 3/31 Mathematics Ex 1: 2/4 Thanks in advance for any estimates :)
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    Post-trial EstimATAR :)

    School rank is ~220s Post trial ranks: Biology 1/10 Chemistry 1/8 English Advanced 1/30 Geography 2/31 Legal Studies 2/21 Mathematics 3/18 A question also; how accurate are estimates usually, when comparing to the actual achieved ATAR (assuming good marks in the HSC exams)...
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    EstimATAR for a Friend

    School rank is ~220s Just finished trials Business Studies (overall assessment rank): 5/35 Geography (overall assessment rank): 1/31 General Mathematics (overall assessment rank): 2/50 Modern History (overall assessment rank): 3/23 English Advanced (overall assessment rank): 9/35...
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    Best way to review notes before trials?

    What is the best way to review/study my notes before trials? I have just under 3 weeks until the first English exam. I feel like writing them out would take a lot of time out of doing past papers, however, at the same time it would be a good way to remember content. What is best?
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    My Situation

    Hey all, I was just wondering if you all think I am fine and on track for trials so far. NB: my trials are in Week 5 of next term! At the moment, I have 12 days remaining of the holidays, and below are the list of tasks that I am yet to complete (today I completed my notes for our first...
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    Post-Half Yearly Estimate

    Hey guys, anyone willing at all to give me a rough estimate of a possible ATAR range at all following my marks/ranks in the HYs? :lol: School Rank: low 200s (200-220) Number of Assessment Tasks completed for most subjects: 2 or 3 Subjects (exam mark for HY exam/approximate internal assessment...
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    Pre-Half-Yearly ATAR Estimation

    Just thought I might ask for an opinion on my progress so far before half yearlies starts in 5 days time :) Chemistry: 1/9 (87% Assessment Mark after 2 tasks so far) Biology: 2/20 (91% Assessment Mark after 1 prac enzyme task) English: top 5/37 (14/15 for speech task 1, and 20/20 for Module...
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    Integration Question

    Here is there question: The answer is pi = 3.14 units squared. Can someone show me a worked solution?
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    Holidays

    How is everyone's study going? I do the following subjects: Chemistry Biology Legal Studies Geography Maths 2 Unit English Adv. I have done my first term notes for chem, bio and legal, and an English mock AOS paper (87% marked). I have just started on Blueprint of Life to...
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    Advanced English Scaling

    I just recently had my teacher mark a mock trial AOS paper in preparation for the half yearlies, and I ended up with 39/45 which equates to 87%, is there any way possible without a Paper 2 score to determine what such a score (assume I got 87/100 for the HSC exams) would scale to for Advanced...
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    1st Assessment Results

    After receiving my marks for the first set of assessment tasks, I was wondering if it is a good start to the year (with an aim of 92+ ATAR in mind) with the following ranks and marks. English - 14/15 (speech) - Not sure of rank (some students were on 14.5 and 15) Biology - 91%, 2nd...
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    Crime Assessment Task

    I have a Crime assessment task tomorrow which consists of the EXACT four questions from the Crime section of the 2010 Legal Studies paper (screenshot is attached). I have written a prepared response for question D) so far, is there anyone who may be able to check it for me? Also, I have looked...
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    Substrate Concentration on Enzyme Activity

    Hey all, I did my practical exam for Biology on Wednesday, and for the substrate concentration graph I had the right shape, labelled the axes, titled the graph, used a pencil though I used a ruler to join up each point on the curve. Is this okay, or will I drop marks (if so how many?; it was...
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    Best Resources to Have for Each Subject

    For the start of my HSC year I am doing the following subjects: -Mathematics -English Advanced -Chemistry -Biology -Legal Studies -Geography I was wondering if anybody may be able to make some recommendations as to the best and/or most essential resources (text books etc.) to purchase...
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    Should I drop?

    I am in my preliminary year of schooling and at the moment I am doing 13 units consisting of the following subjects with rankings from the half-yearlies: English Extension 1: 6/11 Mathematics: 2/28 Chemistry: 2/13 Biology: 1/22 Geography 2/44 English Advanced: 3/41 Legal Studies: 5/25...
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    Should I drop EE1?

    I am in my preliminary year of schooling and at the moment I am doing 13 units consisting of the following subjects with rankings from the half-yearlies: English Extension 1: 6/11 Mathematics: 2/28 Chemistry: 2/13 Biology: 1/22 Geography 2/44 English Advanced: 3/41 Legal Studies: 5/25...
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    Prelim Advanced Essay

    Hey all, At the moment I have a draft due tomorrow for a dystopian essay on Margaret Atwood's "The Handmaid's Tale". The question is: “How successful is Margaret Atwood’s novel ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ in portraying a dystopia?”. I am fine with finding quotes displaying my chosen themes however I...
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    11M2U Trigonometry Question

    Hi all, I have been completing some Trigonometry revision for my Mathematics term 3 exam and I am able to complete most of it with ease. However, even though I can solve most trigonometric equations, there is one that has been stumping me (which I have attached, question K). The question for...
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