13+ Last minute hints
1: Underline the key words in the question. Ask yourself what the question requires of you.
2: Check the marking scheme, don't waste time on a one mark answer
3: Look for recognisable instructions: describe, analyse, compare
4: Is the question asking HOW something happens or WHY?
5: As you are answering, refer back to the question to make sure that you are on track.
Read carefully... Don't panic!