Edexcel GCSE Mathematics A Higher Paper 2016 Unofficial Markscheme

Announcements Posted on
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by 34908seikj)
    I've dropped 8 cuz I'm stoooopid feels bad man.
    Ahhh I know man, all the marks I ever drop on maths tests are for stupid reasons, and what I really hate is when I come out and realise I actually could have answered it easily!
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by mrpaper)
    Think about it,
    The probability of it not raining in June and the match not being cancelled.
    0.04 doesn't make much sense.
    Yep I believe it was 0.8*0.95 = 0.76
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    could you please put the marks next to each answer fo the higher answes, thanks
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    How many marks will i have dropped for these answers;
    75TT (did have 100-25TT written down) but didnt think to leave it like that.
    0.4 for the probability one.
    Table of values- 1, 0.25, 0.4.
    Read the scalar wrong for the vector and did 1/3 (a +b).
    For the x and Y question with the quadratic. I did y= 6 +x (instead of -x) and drew a straight line and found 2 points of interception going through the curved parabola.
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by kennethdcharles)
    Ahhh I know man, all the marks I ever drop on maths tests are for stupid reasons, and what I really hate is when I come out and realise I actually could have answered it easily!
    Yea I flopped so hard on question 23. I don't know what was going through my head. I'll probably pick up 2 marks for method though.
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by bantaleg)
    Explain yuself
    Wha yu mean
    Have you got edexcel poetry tomorrow?


    Posted from TSR Mobile
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    For the circle theorem, I got it wrong but I wrote

    -Angles in triangle = 180
    -Isosceles triangle so two sides are same
    -Tangent meets radius so 90
    180 - 48(2) = 84
    How many marks would this get?..
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by LogicalFallacy)
    It did award that, but I'm worried that if I create one then people will take it too literally and panic. I might anyhow in a bit.

    And yes, there was a question, but I can't quite remember the number and that's what's troubling me.

    Thanks anyhow!
    Yes i put how often do you buy crisps in a week?
    Is that right?
    and class intervals:
    0-1 time
    2-5
    6-10
    more than 10 times
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    what was the answer for the last question and the simultaneous questions
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    I got 100-25pi in the question.

    However stupid me didn't think it was that easy and that it was in its simplest form so I put 75pi as my final answer.

    However all my working out was correct and the answer is in my working out.

    But the answer i put in the box is wrong.

    How many marks will I loose?
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by #1Mathlete)
    Have you got edexcel poetry tomorrow?


    Posted from TSR Mobile
    Yeah lol man knowssss #halfcasteisa*****
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by soph.browne)
    I got 1cm for the last question oh well
    Also I thought the circle theorem question was an alternate angle question?

    I think the envelope question was T= 5x + 20y but I have no idea why it was 3 marks
    i got 1cm too :/ hopefully get some marks for workings out
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by gcseexamz)
    Yes i put how often do you buy crisps in a week?
    Is that right?
    and class intervals:
    0-1 time
    2-5
    6-10
    more than 10 times
    Something like that should be correct.
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by natashabeth)
    This is all incorrect do NOT TRUST THIS PAGE WARNINGGGGG
    its okay mate, you dont have to justify the fact you flopped by saying everyone else is wrong. get therapy and work through you mistakes, im here all of the way
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Xxxibgdrgn)
    OMG so i wasted 30 mins trying to figure out the exact figure and then wrote down 0.50?!
    damn daniel 30 minutes is a loooooong time
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by 34908seikj)
    Yep I believe it was 0.8*0.95 = 0.76
    But the question was not raining (0.8) and match IS cancelled (0.05) so it's 0.04


    Posted from TSR Mobile
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    For the circle and square question, I wrote

    10 X 10 = 100CM"2
    Area of circle = PIE R"2
    and then did 100/25
    How many marks do i get?
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    What was the question for question 19?? Don't remember
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by mysticfalls)
    what was the answer for the last question and the simultaneous questions
    Check the spoilers section of the first post.
    Offline

    1
    ReputationRep:
    How
 
 
 
Write a reply… Reply
Submit reply

Register

Thanks for posting! You just need to create an account in order to submit the post
  1. this can't be left blank
    that username has been taken, please choose another Forgotten your password?
  2. this can't be left blank
    this email is already registered. Forgotten your password?
  3. this can't be left blank

    6 characters or longer with both numbers and letters is safer

  4. this can't be left empty
    your full birthday is required
  1. Oops, you need to agree to our Ts&Cs to register
  2. Slide to join now Processing…

Updated: December 8, 2016
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Today on TSR
Poll
How are you feeling about doing A-levels?
Study resources

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.