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    Historical Investigation – role of Mikhail Gorbachev in the dissolution of the Soviet Union

    I received a mark equivalent to 98% on this. It's an evaluation of Mikhail Gorbachev's role in the dissolution of the Soviet Union – complementary to personal interest in Russian history, the USSR and how it ended.
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    (61/62 = 98%) Historical investigation – perceptions of Emperor Julian (the Apostate)

    I received a mark of 98% on this task – it essentially discusses positive and negative, ancient and modern historical perspectives of the Roman emperor Julian the Apostate, who was notable for being the last pagan emperor.
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    Notes on the Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    In the form of a 2x2 table, with the relevent syllabus points on the sides so you can easily navigate between notes and their relation to the syllabus. Good luck Year 11/12 M.HIS students.
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    I don't know how to do my assignment, please help me. Modern History 2021 HSC course

    Really neat of you to help this guy out so much. Wish I could give more than a simple thumbs-up. This is wonderful.
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    TO 2021 YEAR 10 STUDENTS CONSIDERING EXTENSION ENGLISH I

    Hi Year 10 students (and others), I just thought I should write a quick thing to consider before you pick English Extension in Year 11 because it could be the difference between you really enjoying or disliking it. ---------------------------------- If you are a STRAIGHT-TO-THE-POINT...
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    Taking English Ext 1 just for year 11

    Ah man, I'm doing this now. Dude it's sucking so hard but know that you're not the only one.
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    Analysis of problems with constructing of Holocaust history - 18/20

    • ~1,500 words essay on the problems with constructing Holocaust history • received an 18/20 • had to elaborate not just on the problematic methods of constructing history (like ommiting information, making up facts, etc) but also how this affects real historians - think of it like this: by...
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    Critique of a modern issue + an infographic relating to the topic of interest - 24/25

    For this task, we were required to write a critique of a modern-day issue (e.g same-sex marriage, human trafficking, etc) and I wrote about the emergence of fake news. We also had to write about the impacts our selected issue has on the micro, meso and macro levels of society. Some feedback I...
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    (ENGLISH) Just finished Year 11 Term 1, beyond overwhelmed by what's in store

    Thanks man, I really appreciate that. All the best. :D
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    (ENGLISH) Just finished Year 11 Term 1, beyond overwhelmed by what's in store

    Yeah...yeah, you're right. I really do want to get to that point. I feel like things will be so much easier if I just try and work through things positively. I really appreciate your input - am already calmed down more since people have said the same thing and empathise with what I'm going...
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    (ENGLISH) Just finished Year 11 Term 1, beyond overwhelmed by what's in store

    I do understand what you're saying. I acknowledge with my Dad that some parts of schooling is definitely easier now, like our access to calculators, the Internet, being able to email teachers when stuck, and so on. I just find it so so frustrating that he refuses to acknowledge that school might...
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    (ENGLISH) Just finished Year 11 Term 1, beyond overwhelmed by what's in store

    I get what you're saying but I've hated English since year 9 because it just got really analytical and unenjoyable from that point forward - I'd still get A's in my English tasks and awards at school ceremonies for it. I was doing well, but I hated it and just kept saying "when will I ever need...
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    (ENGLISH) Just finished Year 11 Term 1, beyond overwhelmed by what's in store

    That is a fair point. I hear a lot at school the idea of a fixed vs growth mindset. Am a natural pessimist and it is so hard to be optimistic - it normally comes in odd spurts here and there where I really feel okay with how I'm doing, because I know others are struggling too. I do appreciate...
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