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Edexcel GCSE Mathematics A Higher Paper 2016 Unofficial Markscheme Watch

1. this is depressing
2. (Original post by ZakAli7)
Why is question 13 36% instead of 50%

30% of 800= 240+20%of 800=160
240+160=400
400 is 50% of 800
You found 20% of the wrong thing :0
3. (Original post by ZakAli7)
Why is question 13 36% instead of 50%

30% of 800= 240+20%of 800=160
240+160=400
400 is 50% of 800
That is what nearly everyone I know did however you needed to do 20% of 36% even i messed up
4. what types of grade boundries are we looking at everyone? any ideas?
5. (Original post by J-ved)
Hopefully mate, good luck!
Calculator better be my *****.
I also got around 85 on this paper and I'm really hoping they lower the grade boundaries cuz I want an A* overall.😭
6. anyone got an idea of the grade boundary?
7. (Original post by jwelton99)
anyone got an idea of the grade boundary?
166= a*
133=a
98=b
66=c
32=d
Etc
8. (Original post by Anygy)
if I got 40 on here, what would I need to get on paper 2 to get a B?
9. Does anyone know what the grade boundary will be like? I reckon I got about 75/100
10. (Original post by chocolatexx)
I totally messed this paper up. I got around 50 , I made so many silly mistakes and spend too long arghh so annoyed at myself now. I really want to get an A at least, do you think its possible to get an A overall if I do well on the other paper?
Yeh you'll need like 85 ish to get an A
11. Counted my marks quickly....I got 85 with a sh¡t tonne of stupid mistakes...
What do I need to get to secure an A*???
12. Also, on Q15 (box plot one), when asked to compare the distribution, would mentioning the IQR & Range be enough, or would I have needed to also mention the medium to gain that mark?
13. (Original post by Omz123)
Counted my marks quickly....I got 85 with a sh¡t tonne of stupid mistakes...
What do I need to get to secure an A*???
85 is an a* for sure

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14. (Original post by Omz123)
Counted my marks quickly....I got 85 with a sh¡t tonne of stupid mistakes...
What do I need to get to secure an A*???
15. (Original post by Angie.s)
I also got around 85 on this paper and I'm really hoping they lower the grade boundaries cuz I want an A* overall.😭
OMG SAME..I need that A*
16. (Original post by Midnight1811)
Also, on Q15 (box plot one), when asked to compare the distribution, would mentioning the IQR & Range be enough, or would I have needed to also mention the medium to gain that mark?
No, all you need is the IQR and medium they're crucial.
17. (Original post by G mandem)
Hopefully the calc paper ain't a b¡tch
18. Anyone else reckon the grade boundaries will be similar to last years?

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19. (Original post by Revisionista)
Does anyone know what the grade boundary will be like? I reckon I got about 75/100
68 will be an A in my opinion
20. Is there a mark scheme for foundation paper?

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