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Analysis and interpretation of data. marking guidelines, mapping grids and sample answers. 2 CHEM1D H3-4, H6-11, H13 Production of materials. $18.75 Ser3*** Topic Test: Multiple choice and short-answers. Item Code Examinations Price Order (3) Purchase both a 2011 2011 EXAMINATION Mid-Year and Trial Exam 3 CHEM1E H3-4, H6-11, H13 Production of materials. $18.75 and receive 10% discount Ser3 Analysis of first hand investigation. 13 MIDCHEM11A MID-YEAr EXAM. Core only. (Exam time 2 hours.) $75 14.1 TRCHEM11A TrIAL EXAM. Core only. (Modules 1, 2, 3) (2.25 hour paper.) $110 4 CHEM2D H1, H6-11, H13 Acidic Environment. $18.75 Ser3 Topic Test: Multiple choice and short-answers. 14.2 TRCHEM11B TrIAL EXAM. Core (Modules 1, 2 and 3) plus options: Industrial Chemistry; $125 Shipwrecks, Corrosion and Conservation; Forensic Chemistry. (3 hour paper.) 5 CHEM2E H8, H10, H11, H13 Acidic Environment. $18.75 Ser3 Analysis of first hand investigation. 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SUBTOTAL B $ NOTE: Examination QATs can be edited and 10 CHEM5C H4, H7-8, H13-14 Option: Shipwrecks, Corrosion and Conservation. $18.75 customised to suit the particular needs of Ser3 Topic Test: Short-answers. students and schools. 11 CHEM7A H1, H3-4, H6, H9, H13-14 Option: Forensic Chemistry. $18.75 Ser3 Topic Test: Short-answers. Order form / Tax invoice ABN 54232369681 Email delivery 12 CHEM7B H9, H11, H13 Option: Forensic Chemistry. $18.75 All QATs are distributed by email – efficiently Ser3 Topic Test: Short-answers and rapidly. No post and handling charges are Name: incurred. Each order is sent either as a Word file (exams) or as Acrobat PDF files. Acrobat School/institution: SUBTOTAL A $ ** Series 2 first published 2006 Reader can be downloaded free from www. *** Series 3 first published 2008 adobe.com. Acrobat Reader is required to open Address: Transfer total to order form. Prices include GST. PDF files. 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