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Should I take physics my senior year instead of Junior?

lemongrasstealemongrasstea 1 replies1 threads New Member
I’m currently going into junior year and here are the classes I’m taking
Spanish Speakers 2
Theater 3
Pre-Cal Honors
AP chem
(College classes: English and US history)
Based on this, should I take on Physics and replace anatomy? Or should I just take physics my senior year? (I really want to get into prestigious universities so I’m really not sure) thank you :))
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  • skieuropeskieurope 41108 replies7749 threads Super Moderator
    It'snot a make-or-break, but I would suggest getting core sciences out of the way first. Take anatomy as a senior.
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  • happy1happy1 24217 replies2431 threads Super Moderator
    edited July 2019
    I don't think it matters much as long as you complete a sequence of bio, chem, and physics by senior year. Do what fits into your schedule best. All things being equal taking physics this year will give you a lot of flexibility with next year's schedule.

    Are you certain you can manage two lab sciences in one year?
    edited July 2019
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  • MYOS1634MYOS1634 43287 replies471 threads Senior Member
    Stick with anatomy which I would assume is easier than physics because you're also taking AP chem, which is very hard. Take physics (and only that science) senior year.
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  • lemongrasstealemongrasstea 1 replies1 threads New Member
    I would assume it would be much more pressuring but in my school since I’m taking the two college classes I would essentially have two free periods. Maybe that would help me in the sense of not having classes back to back.
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  • h8annahh8annah 410 replies29 threads Member
    I agree with @MYOS1634 . I think it'll be easier on yourself if you wait to take Physics senior year, since you can focus more time on AP Chem.
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