Edexcel GCSE Mathematics A Higher Paper 2016 Unofficial Markscheme

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    Hi sorry to be a pest but will you being doing the same for today's calculator paper can't find a better post Than yours 👍
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    Please can you do one for the calculator paper? that was today! There have been many debates including whether the rial and improvement questions was 3.7 or 3.8
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    (Original post by chelle102)
    hi sorry to be a pest but will you being doing the same for today's calculator paper can't find a better post than yours 👍
    i want one to!
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    Has anyone got the calculator mark scheme?
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    Have you got the answers for the calculator paper 2016?
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    (Original post by JoeHales151)
    Please can you do one for the calculator paper? that was today! There have been many debates including whether the rial and improvement questions was 3.7 or 3.8
    3.8
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    (Original post by Steve191281)
    I've got my hands on a copy of the paper
    Please can you make a separate thread with a picture to the paper
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    (Original post by JoeHales151)
    Please can you do one for the calculator paper? that was today! There have been many debates including whether the rial and improvement questions was 3.7 or 3.8
    yeah 3.8 because 3.75 was the closet to the answer, but 1dp so 3.8
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    (Original post by Steve191281)
    I've got my hands on a copy of the paper
    can u post it please
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    (Original post by yosemite07)
    It was 3 metal bars
    well i failed maths:rofl::rofl: how the hell did i get some 4 digit number
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    Was the quadratic graph supposed to be an N shape?
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    (Original post by JoeHales151)
    Was the quadratic graph supposed to be an N shape?
    it was a cubic graph that cut the axis 3 times, looking a bit like an N yes


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    (Original post by JoeHales151)
    Was the quadratic graph supposed to be an N shape?
    yes squiggly N
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    Ok thank you! Made me so relieved!
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    Ok Thank god! xD Thanks for messeging me back!
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    1.a) Ordered correctly with correct key b) 9/20 or 0.45 or 45%

    2. a) 30abc b) 3(y+2) c) x^2 - 3x

    3. Form equation 4x + 8 = 45 then solve for x = 9.25

    4. Divide each price by amount to show 18 bags is best value.

    5. Green = 0.09 and Red = 0.36

    6. a) 20.3 b) 68.04 c) 2.61m

    7. 3.8

    8. a) 4:3 b) 480

    9. 124 degrees

    10. 7.92

    11. £42.28 - £42.30 Anywhere in range

    12. 144 degrees

    13. Plot (-2,-1) (-1,3) (0,1) (1,-1) and (2,3)

    14. 3 metal bars

    15. £7766.22, so no it has not lost half it's value, it has lost £7233.78

    16. a) Median = 128 b) IQR = 11

    17. 30.1 degrees (1dp)

    18. a) 10a^5b^4 b) y = 5p^2 - x

    19. 11

    20. x = 0.29 or x = -2.29 (2dp)

    21. 29.25

    22. 41.9

    23. correct histograms with FD of 1.6, 3.2, 2.4, 1.8 and 0.3

    24. a) -1/(3x+4) b) 2x/(x^2-1)

    25. 80.4 degrees
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    (Original post by OmarAl)
    yes squiggly N
    What quadratic graph? There wasn't a quadratic graph on the paper I'm afraid
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    (Original post by Undec)
    can u post it please
    Done
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    (Original post by Steve191281)
    What quadratic graph? There wasn't a quadratic graph on the paper I'm afraid
    i know it was another graph type it wasnt in a U shape
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    (Original post by sfaraj)
    yeah 3.8 because 3.75 was the closet to the answer, but 1dp so 3.8
    Definitely 3.8
 
 
 
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