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    Hello everyone,
    I have just finished my GCSEs which resulted in complete failure, however I ended up choosing subjects that are considered quite hard by many people for A-level.
    So I chose:
    Further Maths

    Can anyone who has done these subjects or are currently doing them tell me a how hard they find it and whether a person like me who doesn't love neither hates maths should do all these maths based subjects?

    By the way, I had A in GCSE maths, an A* in physics, an A in biology and A in chemistry with an overall A in additional science. However I don't always enjoy every aspect of these subjects and to be honest after only two days in sixth form I am already fed up.

    Thank you in advance for anyone who replies.

    I found Maths okay, got A*, if you don't love maths then that doesn't matter too much, as long as you do enough practice
    Physics was hard but okay at the same time, again got A*. Like in the exams it always felt like it was so difficult but I ended up going good anyway

    Harder than diamond, most 6th forms say you need A* to do further maths. Are there any subjects that really interest you?

    They'll be alright if you put the work in.
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    (Original post by SuperHuman98)
    Harder than diamond, most 6th forms say you need A* to do further maths. Are there any subjects that really interest you?
    My sixth form requires A* in maths to do further maths as well, however I was an internal student and most of the maths teachers including the head of maths know me well and they believed i could cope with it, plus i was really close to an A* so they let me do it.

    Anyway, subjects that interest me... well, I find psychology interesting, however even though I originally applied for it, it clashed with both further maths and physics. Therefore I ended up choosing biology in its place.
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