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Edexcel Biology exam lengths for AS/A2?

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    As the title says? how much time do you have to fill in the exam paper?

    According to the Specification:
    http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocu...4%20250510.pdf

    AS: 1 Hour 15 minutes
    A2: 1 Hour 30 minutes

    However if you look at their specimen papers
    http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocu...e_20110111.pdf

    http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocu...e_20110127.pdf

    AS: 1 Hour 30 minutes
    A2: 1 Hour 45 minutes.

    Which is 15 minutes longer for each.

    Does anyone know what is the actual length?
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    (Original post by MartinK84)
    As the title says? how much time do you have to fill in the exam paper?

    According to the Specification:
    http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocu...4%20250510.pdf

    AS: 1 Hour 15 minutes
    A2: 1 Hour 30 minutes

    However if you look at their specimen papers
    http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocu...e_20110111.pdf

    http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocu...e_20110127.pdf

    AS: 1 Hour 30 minutes
    A2: 1 Hour 45 minutes.

    Which is 15 minutes longer for each.

    Does anyone know what is the actual length?

    The A2 one
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    AS is 1 hour 30 as they extended it. Not sure about A2.

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