Students react after A-level Physics Paper 3 on 17 June 2024

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A chance at redemption

Finally, you’ve finished A-level Physics. But surely Paper 3 couldn’t be as hard as the first two...could it?

Thankfully, it was much better. Although it was still a game of two halves, with the first section getting all the plaudits.

Here's how the internet reacted - and tap the links below for more exam chat on The Student Room.

Exam discussion on The Student Room


AQA tried to redeem themselves after the first two papers...

...but not everyone's convinced

Section A was the highlight...and astro was the lowlight

A-level Physics? Completed it mate

What people are saying about A-level Physics Paper 3 on The Student Room

Everyone is saying that they found astro difficult and paper 3a easier but.... I had found paper 3a challenging and astro easy


Why the hell was that paper so long?! Does anyone know what the full grade boundaries are looking like? I’m scared I’m gonna end up with A*AD cjdwhwiqhw


The second six marker threw me off so much.
Said they’re investigating the internal resistance then said they know the internal resistance is 0.1? Whaaaat

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