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HSC Biology Exam Paper Solutions

Here, you can find full solutions and in-depth explanations for the latest HSC Biology Exam Papers.

Why should I do past papers?

The only way to score high marks in the Biology HSC exam is to practise.

This is because there are specific expectations for how you structure your responses, what you should include and how well you can apply your theory knowledge to a practical application.

Re-reading and summarising your notes will only get you so far, and many studies have shown that practice and testing is the highest utility preparation.


How should I do past papers?

Initially, you may not feel confident enough to do past HSC papers in exam conditions. That’s ok.

  1. Start by doing parts of past papers with untimed and/or open book conditions.
  2. Review your responses against our solutions and explanations for that paper. Once you see what an ideal response looks like, you will understand what your response is lacking and how you can improve that for next time.
  3. This immediate feedback will help you construct a strong and practical understanding of how to approach HSC Biology questions, so you can progressively ease into stricter exam conditions.

With enough practice, you will be able to confidently undertake any Biology HSC paper in the specified exam conditions.


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Written by Matrix Science Team

The Matrix Science Team are teachers and tutors with a passion for Science and a dedication to seeing Matrix Students achieving their academic goals.


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