This digital exam paper examines content in the NESA NSW HSC Physics curriculum. All questions contained in the exam are created by Science Ready to accurately reflect real HSC exams.
The exam comes with comprehensive solutions including Band 6 sample answers for Extended Response Questions.
How do I effectively use this practice exam?
Upon purchase, you will receive a download link (maximum of 3 downloads) at checkout and via email. After downloading, you will receive two PDF documents:
- HSC Physics Practice Exam A
- HSC Physics Practice Exam A Solutions
Print HSC Physics Practice Exam A and attempt the exam by following the instructions on the front cover (page 2). Check HSC Physics Practice Exam A Solutions for answers and working out.
Exam Composition and Mark Allocation
Section I: 20 Multiple Choice Questions worth 20 marks
Section II: 13 Extended Response Questions worth 80 marks
The relative weighting of HSC Physics All-Module Practice Exam A is as follows:
Module 5 Advanced Mechanics: 24 marks
Module 6: Electromagnetism: 23.5 marks
Module 7: The Nature of Light: 26 marks
Module 8: From the Universe to the Atom: 26.5 marks
The following data were calculated from a sample size of <10. Therefore, use at your own discretion. Some questions were not included in marking due to error and necessary amendment.
Section I Mean: 13/19
Section II Mean: 47/80
Overall Mean: 60/99
(Updated as of 13 October 2019)