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1. (Original post by _anum)
for maths edexcel to get an overall a* ?
don't know!
2. (Original post by c0nfus3d)
don't know!

hhahaa are u doing edexcel and are u asking how to get an a* with that board....lol dont get what ur asking :P
3. (Original post by _anum)
hhahaa are u doing edexcel and are u asking how to get an a* with that board....lol dont get what ur asking :P
with any board?
4. (Original post by c0nfus3d)
with any board?
well with edexcel you have to get an averge of 90% in C3 and C4 and the other 4 modules you do you need to get an average of 80% to get an a*, not sure how it works for other boards like aqa...hope this helps
5. Okay I whizzed through the thread, but being the pillock I am, I didn't quite get it.

Do you get an A* at a level by getting 90% + in each a module or overall A2?

thanks

bump*

huh?
6. (Original post by _anum)
well with edexcel you have to get an averge of 90% in C3 and C4 and the other 4 modules you do you need to get an average of 80% to get an a*, not sure how it works for other boards like aqa...hope this helps
7. (Original post by c0nfus3d)
okayy ...sorry couldnt be more help!
8. (Original post by _anum)
okayy ...sorry couldnt be more help!
It's okay!
9. You need 80% in AS and 90% in A2 to qualify for the A*
10. I think you have to get 90% in each exam.
11. you need 80% AVERAGE overall. And 90% AVERAGE for A2 modules.
12. Average of 90% in all A2 modules
13. (Original post by Sabiha09)
I think you have to get 90% in each exam.
???????????????????
14. For maths, you need to get 180 UMS from C3 and C4 - an average of 90% in the two. The third applied module doesn't count, but you do need 80% average over the whole 6 units. I'm not sure how it works for other subjects.
15. (Original post by mahaneap)
I'm not sure how it works for other subjects.
16. Why did you feel the need to bump your own thread twice within five minutes of posting it?
17. (Original post by parpirate)
Why did you feel the need to bump your own thread twice within five minutes of posting it?
Impatience is not a virtue, I know
18. (Original post by Lou Reed)
Check the Exam boards' website, you'll end up more c0nfus3d here.
LOL!
19. Is it possible to get A* in your Alevel even if you resit an A2 module.... nobody seems to know....some people seem to think so...other disagree....anyone know for sure? Any proof?
20. I say yes because I need to.

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