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    hi everyone i am entitled for 50% extra time in tests so if an exam is 1 hour how much more time will i get and how much will i get if an exam is 1 hour and 30 minutes thanks?
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    whoever answers will get 5+reps!!!
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    please anyoneeeee
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    does know one want 5+reps!!
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    If an exam is 1 hour, you will get 3 hours extra. If an exam is 1 hour 30 minutes, you will have negative 15 minutes to finish it.
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    150% * 60min = 90min
    So 1h30 for a 1h exam (30min extra)

    150% * 90min = 135min
    So 2h15 for a 1h30 exam (45min extra)
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    (Original post by tripleeagle)
    150% * 60min = 90min
    So 1h30 for a 1h exam (30min extra)

    150% * 90min = 135min
    So 2h15 for a 1h30 exam (45min extra)
    its not 150% i am entitled for 50% extra so 30 min extra for 1 hour and 2 hour 15min for a 1 hour and 30 minute exam right?
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    (Original post by otrivine)
    its not 150% i am entitled for 50% extra so 30 min extra for 1 hour and 2 hour 15min for a 1 hour and 30 minute exam right?
    50% extra means 150% of the original value (i.e. 100%, the original value, plus 50% extra)
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    hi everyone i am entitled for 50% extra time in tests so if an exam is 1 hour how much more time will i get and how much will i get if an exam is 1 hour and 30 minutes thanks?

    Half as much time again. Hope it is not a Maths exam.

    1 hour = 30 mins extra. Total time 1hr 30 mins.
    1 hour and 30 mins = 45 mins extra. Total time 2 hours 15 mins.
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    (Original post by otrivine)
    hi everyone i am entitled for 50% extra time in tests so if an exam is 1 hour how much more time will i get and how much will i get if an exam is 1 hour and 30 minutes thanks?
    I don't think it matters. If this Year 3 Maths is beyond you then no amount of extra time is going to be much use, whatever the subject.

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