Edexcel GCSE Mathematics A Higher Paper 2016 Unofficial Markscheme

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    (Original post by HateOCR)
    HERE IS THE LINK TO THE PAPER GUYS: http://mrkibria.weebly.com/uploads/7..._mr_kibria.pdf
    Can you please comment or reply to me and tell me what you got roughly? I got 75 out of 100
    94/100

    worst case scenario 91/100

    Had a massive brain fart with question 23 ;/
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    11 for the art gallery
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    I failed that exam so badly
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    (Original post by junayd1998)
    Yes you may permission granted thanks for asking first.
    No worries and thank you!
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    If I remember correctly question 9 was something like find a formula for the total envelops T in terms of x and y. I got something like 5x+20y.
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    (Original post by Jesnazzy)
    I think i put T = x + 4y, which is the simplified form of 5x + 20y. Is that wrong?
    If you wrote T= 5x + 20y in your working and then showing that u simplified it you might get 1 mark but after seeing a full unofficial mark scheme it looks like T= 5x + 20y will get u full marks.
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    Anyone got the foundation paper questions?




    QUOTE=HateOCR;65204121]HERE IS THE LINK TO THE PAPER: http://mrkibria.weebly.com/uploads/7..._mr_kibria.pdf[/QUOTE]
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    (Original post by 34908seikj)
    Yes, as the fraction is in it's simplest form.
    Hip-pip Hooray!
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    (Original post by HateOCR)
    HERE IS THE LINK TO THE PAPER: http://mrkibria.weebly.com/uploads/7..._mr_kibria.pdf
    Very helpful! But question 2 part b is 1 too high... And I believe I got 99 (I don't dare say 100)
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    I simplified 100-25pii to 25-5pi is that still full marks??
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    (Original post by bethanyjx)
    has everyone seen the full mark scheme yet? it's up with scanned photos of the questions & method too so all this debating can stop Hah
    Nice one. Where is this please?
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    can you explain question 8
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    (Original post by archiiii)
    Did not get the last step after 2/5=36 what happened can u slove it step by step
    40% of the workers are male, so 40% = 36 teachers
    therefore 10% = 9 workers
    100% = 90 workers
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    For the graph one, I put both x and y values. Will I still get the marks???
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    (Original post by 11ahf)
    Very helpful! But question 2 part b is 1 too high...
    Doesn't really matter though, it's unofficial if you turned it 90 degrees anti-clockwise to way for you to get that question wrong, well, unless you're him.
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    (Original post by Ace2233)
    If I remember correctly question 9 was something like find a formula for the total envelops T in terms of x and y. I got something like 5x+20y.
    T= 5x + 20y, your right.
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    (Original post by J____Rowe)
    can you explain question 8
    The probability of getting L is 16/80 which can be simplified down to 1/5 or 0.2

    300 x 0.2 = 60.
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    I counted up all my marks on a worked through paper and I got 85 (if I was unsure of my answer I counted it as 0). I need an A* or I will have to do it next year (taking it a year early). Do you think this will be enough for an A* if I do similarly well in the calc?
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    (Original post by Mo128)
    Is it okay that i wrote 100TT cm^2 - TT25 cm^2 instead of 100TT cm^2 -25 TTcm^2
    Why did you put 100π?
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    (Original post by mathsgcse16)
    I counted up all my marks on a worked through paper and I got 85 (if I was unsure of my answer I counted it as 0). I need an A* or I will have to do it next year (taking it a year early). Do you think this will be enough for an A* if I do similarly well in the calc?
    I'm fairly sure 85 will be an A* in that exam considering last year's grade boundary was 78.
 
 
 
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