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  • View Poll Results: What grades are you expecting on results day?
    A*A*A* (A2 only)
    192
    5.80%
    A*A*A (A2 only)
    169
    5.11%
    A*AA (A2 only)
    285
    8.61%
    AAA
    360
    10.88%
    AAB
    468
    14.14%
    ABB
    407
    12.30%
    BBB
    180
    5.44%
    BBC
    204
    6.16%
    BCC
    167
    5.05%
    CCC
    58
    1.75%
    CCD
    135
    4.08%
    A*AB (A2 only)
    161
    4.86%
    A*BB (A2 only)
    47
    1.42%
    ABC
    195
    5.89%
    ACC
    49
    1.48%
    Other
    233
    7.04%

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    Not slept again.. argh so worked up about all of this.

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    (Original post by CaitlinN15)
    Not slept again.. argh so worked up about all of this.

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    Same I always randomly wake up at 4am and can't go back to sleep


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    (Original post by Serine Soul)
    I'm actually really stressed about results, and I'm genuinely afraid of what may happen if I don't get the results I need. To some, it may just seem like I'm chasing prestige but it goes so much beyond that, I can't even begin to explain it.

    I'm really, really scared. You know how people get high blood pressure when they're stressed? I'm so panicky that I've got low blood pressure (I've learnt how to check from my nursing trainee sister).

    The next few days are gonna be pretty tough, and goodness knows what will happen when I see the grade boundaries.

    I hate that this sounds overly emotional and desperate but this is truly how I feel about results day.
    What's your firm/what course? Did I remember you saying your offer was A*A*A? I definitely feel you on the stress front - I was so relieved when my offer was A*AA, yet even though I was aiming for higher than that in the exams I keep convincing myself that I've got nowhere near, aaah!
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    (Original post by fefssdf)
    The course is quite popular and the uni is a Russel group and I don't have any other backup unis that I would happily apply to so it's either get in to That one or don't go at all but I guess a gap year wouldn't be that bad like so many people have to retake things and applying again would take up time anyways and seeing as I think I'm gonna get equivalent grades for my firms's offer I guess I could try and apply there again ahaha ; gosh this uncertainty is killing me
    Any chance you could exceed your firms offer?
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    Not that stressrd just wan it to hurry up
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    (Original post by FemaleBo55)
    LOL you guys think youre exam board is awful, I think you should be grateful you didnt do OCR B Salters -.- No examboard could be as worse as OCR B Salters
    I agree. I also did Salters, hoping F334 is like 63 for an A and F335 80/120 for an A. Any higher would b unfair I think
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    I was with Salters for Chemistry when I did it! Was an absolute *****.
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    (Original post by CaitlinN15)
    Not slept again.. argh so worked up about all of this.

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    Me too! Haven't slept in a good 24 hours
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    (Original post by fuzzedshadow)
    Anyone reckon Uni of Edinburgh will allow me to do Computer Science with AAC (offer AAA)? Completely bummed out in my C4 maths exam because I had a migraine and I couldn't answer a whole question in my D1 paper
    C in maths?
    no way
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    People seem to act positive when the see they firm choice in clearing for their course, isn't it technically good and bad?
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    (Original post by claireestelle)
    Any chance you could exceed your firms offer?
    Not a chance in hell and I really want to go to my firm but it's just my insurance that I don't want to go to and thus would rather try my luck in clearing if my firm rejects me !
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    (Original post by JPFM)
    People seem to act positive when the see they firm choice in clearing for their course, isn't it technically good and bad?
    Well it means some people haven't met the grades which could mean them. If there are lots of places in clearing it either means loads of people have missed the grades massively, or they're being very strict on people who only just missed out :/
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    (Original post by LC1996)
    Well it means some people haven't met the grades which could mean them. If there are lots of places in clearing it either means loads of people have missed the grades massively, or they're being very strict on people who only just missed out :/
    or it could mean that places are not filled up most unis still had spaces when clearing first came out this year/people may have changed course thus freeing up space - not necessarily due to missing grades
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    (Original post by scrawlx101)
    or it could mean that places are not filled up most unis still had spaces when clearing first came out this year/people may have changed course thus freeing up space - not necessarily due to missing grades
    Depends what the course is - some are very competitive and so places being filled won't have been a problem
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    Who is here talking everything that they wpuldnt to someone in real life like parents or friends ... i mean i wouldnt talk about getting soecific grades to my friends and then if i dont get it i would be embarassed all my life when i sit with them lol
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    (Original post by Lainathiel)
    What's your firm/what course? Did I remember you saying your offer was A*A*A? I definitely feel you on the stress front - I was so relieved when my offer was A*AA, yet even though I was aiming for higher than that in the exams I keep convincing myself that I've got nowhere near, aaah!
    Natural Sciences at Cambridge, and yeah my offer is A*A*A
    I feel like I've got A*AB
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    (Original post by emiloujess)
    Erm, it was the 13th last year...



    I'm terrified 😭
    :hugs: I'm sure you'll be fine
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    Am I in the minority who aren't stressing about Thursday?
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    (Original post by QueenBee98)
    Am I in the minority who aren't stressing about Thursday?
    I'm not stressed out either. Just counting the days tbh...
 
 
 
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