Common Pitfalls #3 in A-level Paper

As many students will note, more and more questions these days have the ominous “Hence” word. They can heave a sigh of relief if they still see “or otherwise”. But if it [...]

Common pitfall in A-level math #2

The midyears for many JC have ended and most of my students got their papers back. I notice a handful do not follow instructions very clearly. The instructions to candidates always state clearly [...]

Common pitfall in A-level math #1

In 2013 A-level Paper 2 , many students made an unfortunate mistake. The following is an snapshot of questions 2 of the paper. Many students faced the dilemma of what to prove, and some resorted [...]