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  1. katiekms

    Are you allowed to post your BOW online?

    Im just thinking like what if it’s not allowed because of some plagiarism or copyright laws idek but i haven’t seen anything that’s addressed it at all. I wanna eventually post my BOW in places like instagram/reddit/bos for feedback and advice before the due date but i don’t know if it’s...
  2. katiekms

    Are you allowed to sign your major work paintings?

    Like, I’ve heard that you aren’t allowed to reveal your identity in your works since with your VAPD you have to cover your name and stuff so it’s not biased... but would just signing your initials in the painting or even the back be allowed? I want to do this since i do it for every other...
  3. T

    English Extension HSC Question

    Hi guys. I just entered Year 12 and I am studying English Extension 1. Today I watched the Five Nights At Freddy’s movie and it honestly almost made me cry. I know it sounds silly, but when I was depressed (not that long ago) watching Markiplier play FNAF and obsessing over MattPatt’s theories...
  4. S

    Looking for help on how to approach an interview

    I made the interview for Sydney Grammar recently and I wasn't sure how to approach the interview. I was wondering if I could get some tips to prepare for it. 😅
  5. S

    Year 10 2024 School applications

    I am starting to get some of my results for the schools I applied for this year and I can’t seem to make a choice where to go if all goes well. First of all, I go to a top 30 private school and currently rank around 20-30 within my cohort of ~250 students. I applied to various schools such as...
  6. M

    Is HSC Business Studies Worth It

    Does Business Studies actually help you understand business and how to apply it in the real world?
  7. Chiprr

    Push through in english advanced or drop to standard?

    Got my marks back for my second assessment which was a multimodal presentation in the form of a podcast about a novel we got to choose from a list. I ended up getting like 60% which felt fair for the effort I put in considering I hated the requirements of a task. I dropped from 26/118 to 61/110...
  8. S

    Business studies- Case study question? Urgent please

    Hi guys, I am going to do quanta’s for my case study but does anyone have any idea for what the question could be about for business case study that is worth 6 marks?
  9. I

    Is legal worth keeping?

    ^^ Context: I am doing relatively well in terms of rank rn at around the top 5 in a class of around 40 which would likely become around 20 in yr12. I am interested in law but I kinda dislike the english element of legal and apparently it's not that useful for law anyway Edit: By english...
  10. I


    Can anybody help rank these tutoring centres based on personal experience or word of mouth??? (Reasoning or partial rankings would also be greatly appreciated!!)
  11. T

    Is it possible to get an 80 atar in hsc, when performed badly in previous assesments?

    Gday, As the title says; ... By badly I am saying I have done probably above average but not by much in class until trials. My trials were absolutely horrendous - only getting above 50% in one subject (a 63% in mod. history). This is mostly due to me being sick for half of term 3 and missing...
  12. A

    LAT and ATARs, what am i doing

    So I'm a year 12 student in sydney (and a first time forum poster, man this is weird) trying for psych / law next year. UNSW is good, but USYD looks pretty good too. I did the LAT last year (it's valid for 2 years, i think) and got a mark of 97, which is good i think. As for my ATAR, I'll...
  13. I

    Skills vs Text Based Tutoring

    Hey everyone, I was just wondering what your thoughts on skills based english tutoring (i.e creative writing, analysis skills and writing skills) or text based tutoring (i.e tutoring based on school texts). Please let me know what your preferences were for someone trying to excel in english
  14. J

    Q12 b) Abbotsleigh 2U Trial Paper 2021

    I’ve been doing the 2021 Abbotsleigh 2U trial paper found on acehsc, and while it says there are solutions none are attached. If anyone has solutions that would be great. Otherwise, I can’t seem to figure out how to do question 12 b). Does anyone know how? This is the question:
  15. D

    is matrix good for english tutoring?

    I'm a year 10 student that goes to Girraween high school, and used to go to Ngo and sons for English tutoring until recently I switched to matrix based on recommendations from a friend. Is matrix good for building general English skills like essay writing, narrative writing, and poetry analysis...
  16. A

    Early Entry

    So the UAC account applications open tomorrow at 9am and I've got a few Uni's that I'm trying to apply for early entry. Just wondering what questions they would typically ask so I can prepare a response?
  17. A

    Which University are you planning to go to and why?

    Just wondering about community perceptions of Sydney's universities.
  18. lucywills24

    HELP! Chemistry emergency :(

    So I haven’t studied for chem all summer holidays and I have forgotten so much content, so I have to start back at mod 5. Can anyone please help me with this question, the answer is D but I can’t figure out why. Thanks 😊
  19. Modern4DaBois

    Question about Special Relativity

    How do relative velocities work near the speed of light. Say u r shooting a bullet that goes at 0.8c from a spaceship that goes at 0.8c, what is the velocity of the bullet relative to an observer on the ground? I know that this equation gives the answer, but could someone pls show how to derive...
  20. R


    I have to answer this question: Write down the definition for the 5 core concepts using the glossary AND think of an example that describes the concept. (I have already wrote down the definitions for the fundamental concepts: persons, society, culture, environment and time. I only need the...