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    (Original post by TeeEm)
    Thanks
    I hope you do well
    Arsey did put up the marking scheme, not me
    Thank you
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    LMFAO, 64 was an A last year because it was a easy paper, you can't compare this year's c1 paper to last year's. Also only 2013 and 2014 is where 60+ was needed for an A grade, if you look before that you would notice an A grade has been lower than 60.
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    how many ums would 66/67 be? I need atleast 90ums on this!
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    Guys for question 7 I did the whole working out and I found that x=-3 but for x=0 I wrote log1/log2. Will I lose any marks? and if yes how many?
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    Can u upload m3 paper?
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    (Original post by Yousf)
    LMFAO, 64 was an A last year because it was a easy paper, you can't compare this year's c1 paper to last year's. Also only 2013 and 2014 is where 60+ was needed for an A grade, if you look before that you would notice an A grade has been lower than 60.
    I sat last years paper and got 90/100 UMS and after checking the mark scheme for this year I got 75/75 marks but I found last years paper harder, might just be because I've done c3 and c4 now
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    (Original post by AliRizzo)
    Sorry if this has been answered already but if I left 5.b) as root 8 instead of 2 root 2 would I lose marks?
    No I don't think you would as it is an equivalent answer
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    (Original post by Arsey)
    Here are my solutions.

    I didn't think it was an 'easy' paper, quite a few questions with tricky parts.

    Expect average(ish) boundaries.
    Hi.. you know for the simulatneous equations question, I wanted to cancel 8x2 + 36x + 16 down so I divided by 8 instead of 4!!! i don't know why I thought 36 was divisible by 8, so I cancelled it to x2 + 9x + 2 when it should be 2x2 + 9x + 4.... how many marks do you think I lost out of the 7
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    Okay I am sorry but how is it possible that you have already got the questions? This seems really dodgy :/
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    (Original post by Beanos)
    I'm doing A2, this was a resit and I made a mess of D1 last year (60/100) which I can't resit (my college isn't doing it again, don't ask, stupid military college) so I need 90 in C1 and C2 to get an A at AS.
    ohhh right, so you have already done D1 and need to get good in both units to get an A

    I feel like I did crap in the C1 paper so im aiming to get in the 70's for my next two papers
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    damn, i thought i only lost 7 marks ...
    i calculated that i got 56/75 in worst case scenario
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    (Original post by lakshmisravya)
    I made a silly mistake in question 7)b), I substituted y=2^x into the equation, and I got the correct values for y, but I forgot to substitute back to solve for x. How many marks do you think I will lose?
    I did exactly the same thing! I asked my teachers and they said worse case, I lost 3 out of the 4 marks. Annoying as they were probably the only marks I lost.
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    I think I got 40 to 45 in that paper. ffs need to smash C2 + S1
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    (Original post by #betahouse)
    Hey arsey, will you be doing the mark scheme for the m3 paper?
    No


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    Will I still be able to take 100 UMS with 74/75?

    I said that 9 + 9 - 8 - 8 was 3 instead of two
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    (Original post by Don Pedro K.)
    Okay I am sorry but how is it possible that you have already got the questions? This seems really dodgy :/
    Every edexcel maths a level teacher in the country has access to a copy of the paper

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    (Original post by Nurullahakash)
    Can u upload m3 paper?
    Haven't got it yet. None of ours did it.


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    For the question 7b, with the hidden quadratic of y=2^x and y^2=4^x .
    How many marks do you think someone will drop for stopping at y=1/8 and y=1 and not working out the value of x? It was a 4 marker
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    (Original post by HeskeyLAD)
    I think I got 40 to 45 in that paper. ffs need to smash C2 + S1
    Don't feel bad about it, i think i've got between 40 and 45 aswell. Just focus on the future exams i'm sure you will do great
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    Wait I'm so confused as to how this guy got the paper literally a few hours after we did it???
 
 
 
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