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    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...
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    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
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    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:
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    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...
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    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?
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    Which University are you planning to go to and why?

    Just wondering about community perceptions of Sydney's universities.
  7. 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 😊
  8. 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...
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    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...
  10. Modern4DaBois

    Help Pls with 4U Problem ASAP

    Hello, could anyone pls help me do part (c)? I've done a and b and kinda mind-blanked for c.
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    q 25 2020 h&c chem = suffering

    Hi guys! I just wanted to make sure I fully understand the answer to question 25 from last years paper. Is it true that we can say the point of intersection between the two graphs is the equivalence point because it shows where the reaction goes from producing a specific amount of energy per...
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    Accounting at MQ

    Hi! I've received an offer to study a double Bachelor of Business Administration and Professional Accounting at MQ, and wondering if the maths in Accounting will be difficult. If so, which subjects did you find the most difficult, so I can gauge how hard it is going to be and see what type of...
  13. sophieecam

    Questions about the IRP

    Hey everyone! :) We recently got the assessment notification for the IRP and I just had some questions about it in regards to the primary and secondary research 1) My first question is how many methods of primary research do we have to do? Should we do more then one? 2) For secondary research...
  14. ItsNotHSC

    Extension Question - Arcs / Radians

    Anyone know how to solve this one (q20 11I Cambridge Extension 1 Year 11): A certain hill is represented by a hemisphere of a radius 1km. A man 180cm tall walks down the hill from the summit S at 6km/h. How long (correct to the nearest second) will it be before he is invisible to a person lying...
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    Free Online Y10, Y11, Y12 Science Tutors

    Hey guys! Learning in lockdown can get pretty frustrating so to help out we’re offering free help for anyone that has questions on physics or chemistry! Visit our website (link in first image) to book a quick 15 minute session to ask us anything. We're Olympiad-trained James Ruse graduates who...
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    help with a maths question

    Let P(x) = (x+1)(x-3)Q(x) + a(x+1) + b, where Q(x) is a polynomial and a and b are real numbers When P(x) is divisible by (x+1) the remainder is -11. When P(x) is divisible by (x-3) the remainder is 1. i) What is the value of b? ii) What is the remainder when P(x) is divided by (x+1)(x-3)...
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    Need help on a math exam question

    I would be grateful for any ideas on this question :) , I know the use of the difference between cubes is used but how do you proceed from there?
  18. justbellaforshort

    Can you do Ancient, Modern and Extension in Year 12?

    I'm looking at swapping Extension English out for Extension History, however I keep seeing "need a co-requisite of Ancient or Modern". So, would I need to discontinue my studies in one of those? Am already doing Ancient and Modern, but would I have to drop one to do Extension next year? Thanks...
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    Sequence Q.

    Hey, So I did this by subbing in values (rlly not efficient and time consuming). Can someone show me how they would actually solve this? Thanks The answer is (B)
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    Quick Maths Q.

    Hello, hello! I'll cut right to it. I'm confused why the answer is 16 - and feel especially stupid because you get that from 249 - 233, however i don't see the connection. Can someone explain this to me? The sum of 50 terms of an arithmetic series is 249 and the sum of 49 terms of the...