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    New Syllabus = Memorising Imaginatives?

    Is the only way for students to get high marks in an imaginative through memorisation? If so what do students memorise that allows them to adapt it to the question? Thanks in advance fellow BoSers!
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    Is the half angle formula ever in the HSC syllabus?

    If not. Will we lose marks if we include it?
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    What's the best nesa approved calculator for 4U?

    Any recommended calculators for the hsc exam that makes 4u easier?
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    Paul’s math notes good questions?

    Are the questions provided on Paul’s math notes, good enough to practice for HSC assessments or would that be a waste of time?
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    Are Critics still Required

    I was told that after the syllabus changed, we wouldnt need to include critic quotes anymore in Mod B or other modules as they are no longer assessed. Is this true?
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    Band 6 Unreachable?

    Im currently rank 52/69 for 4U at a school that regularly gets 30 band 4s (40+/50) , and 38 Band 3s (30-39/50) for HSC Math ex 2. If I for my 3rd assessment and trials, I get in the top 20 for both, is it possible for me to achieve a final HSC mark of 45/50 for 4u?
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    Easy to get Attacked at 5am?

    Hi guys Due to a recent lifestyle change, I have to start walking at 5AM (when it’s usually still dark) to get to a destination that’s around a suburb away. I was just wondering if urban Sydney streets are particularly dangerous at 5am and if there are any chances of being attacked?
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    Series prerequisite for Proof by induction?

    Hi guys! I'm very aware this sounds like a noob question but are series and sequences (such as arithmetic or geometric) required to be already learnt, for a student to be able to learn proof by induction?
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    Possibility of 92+ without notes

    G'day everyone I've been tossing up a thought in my head recently about economics. Is it possible to just not write your own notes, and instead use another individual's notes (for quick study and then go straight into practice questions) and still get a HSC mark of 92+? I'm really hesitant to...
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    What are the Parts of the Economics Exam?

    G'day guys I just had a question about what exactly the HSC economics exam is like. What are the individual sections and how are they different from other sections of the economics exam? Thanks in advance!
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    A 95+ in Economics

    G'day everyone Does anyone know how hard it is to get a 95+ in economics compared to other subjects, such as business studies? I'm just wondering if it's even possible to achieve 95+ without completely focusing on economics and abandoning my other subjects.
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    Welcome to AKONS' guide to succeeding in the Business Studies HSC course. I had a lot of trouble when I first started business, but with these lessons I learnt I quickly improved and ending up succeeding in a subject I was once unconfident in. QUALIFICATIONS To start of with I'd just like to...
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    Percent in the State

    G'day everyone! I just have a question about HSC results. I got a HSC result of 96. What percentage in the state would I be? If it helps, this mark was in business studies. Thanks in advance!
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    After our results have been moderated and scaled is a final HSC mark of 90 for business studies equal to a mark of 90 in another subject (eg. Physics)? Or even a 95 in business is equal to a 95 in another subject?
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    Economics HSC questions sorted by topic

    G'day everyone! Does anyone know where to find HSC questions, for economics, that are sorted by topic? Thanks in advance😁
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    Is this a good mix for EX2 Math. Cambridge for the theory/explanations and then using Fitzpatrick for their questions?
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    NESA going Easy?

    With this year being so disruptive with COVID-19, I've heard a lot of people saying NESA has been giving easy HSC exams this year to compensate. What do you guys think? Is that true?
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    Best Textbook for 4u?

    G'day guys I'm starting 4u maths this term and I would really appreciate insight from the other BoS users on what textbook is the best. I'm personally looking for a textbook that teaches me to a decent skill level so I can hit past papers straight afterwards. I realise there are older threads...
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    What Math Papers are still relevant?

    Does anyone know what years of HSC and trial papers were made after the syllabus changes?
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    Cambridge vs Fitzpatrick: A Final Vote

    We've seen all the other threads but what is the final decision we all have searched for? Let's find out. Cast a vote today.