Frequently Asked Questions


Why should I become an A* Grade user?

Become an A* Grade user for £4.99/month or £37.99/year to get access to:

- In-depth revision notes that are expertly written

- Sample answers & revision

- Exam-focused notes, to help you get that A* in your GCSE or A-Level exams.

Sign up for an A* Grade account today!

I’m an A* Grade user, how do I get access to these premium notes?

To gain access to the wide range of notes on our site, simply navigate to the relevant section on the menu bar, whether it is GCSE or A-Level, select the subject, enter the A* Grade section, and from there you can choose what notes you want to download. 

I'm being asked for a password when I try to download my notes, what is it?

When you have selected the notes that you want to download, you’ll be prompted to enter in a password. Don’t worry! The password will be the email address of the account you used to register with us – please note: the password in this instance is case sensitive, so ensure that you type your email address in exactly as you had registered, for example, if you registered using, this is what your password would have to be. Once this is done, you’ll be able to download the notes. 

If you are having any difficulties with this, please email

I have chosen to register with a Basic Account; what do I have access to?

As a Basic Account user, you won’t have access to the same benefits as listed above, which is why we do recommend you sign up for an A* Grade account, but you will still have access to a wide-range of utilities, such as:

Online MCQ exams

Quick revision notes

Exam creator

Video tutorials for GCSEs

… and much, much more!

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Who writes your eNotes and Sample Answers?

We have a number of contributors across the UK, from Teachers to A* Achieving students.  

All our content is written to A* standards for GCSE and A Level.

How can I contribute to the website and what can I get for this?

Have some notes that you’re proud of and have received an A* from your teacher? Scan them or take a clear image, so that the notes are legible and complete, email them to us at – the corrections (and marks) from your teacher must be clear, and we’ll give you free access to A-Grade notes.

What is an MCQ exam and how does it work? Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) are quick and free online exams that can test your knowledge on a particular subject, giving you a score at the end.

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Do you have a mobile app? 

Yes, we do! iRevise is pleased to say that we have released an Android app, which gives you full access to all the features of the website, but from the ease of your smartphone/tablet device!

You can download it from the Play store!

How much do your Maths Video Lessons cost?

All our video lessons are Free of charge for GCSE students.
Register for free today and have access to over 300 Maths Video Lessons.


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