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    guys what do u think the grade boundaries are?
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    I am so dumb I got £2436578 for that petrol question
    I should die
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    I got 81!
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    For those who got 80.1, I want to ask if you guys rounded the values you got to 3 s.f. for every step of working out instead of leaving the number as a long decimal.
    Because on the last question there were so many decimals to work with highly possible that rounding the value the calculator showed each time had affected the final answer

    Usually in other questions if you round your answer because it has a lot of decimal places, you'll still get the same answer without rounding your values from the working out until the end as there are less numbers to work with.

    So I feel that the fact there were a lot of decimals to work with in the last question is the reason some people are getting 80.1 and some are getting 80.4. I may be wrong but this is a possible reason..
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    (Original post by user2k16)
    I am so dumb I got £2436578 for that petrol question
    I should die
    I got £0.0456 I should die too😂
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    How many marks do you reckon for an A*?
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    (Original post by Meegan543210)
    Probably high?
    no, it should be the same as last year
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    (Original post by _willseager)
    How many marks do you reckon for an A*?
    Around 160/200
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    So i marked myself quite harshly and think i got 77 on paper 1 and 90 on paper 2

    What grade would this be?

    really hoping for an A*!!!
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    (Original post by _willseager)
    How many marks do you reckon for an A*?
    Around 165
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    Think I got around 131/200- would this be enough for an A?
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    (Original post by failureofaperson)
    I got £0.0456 I should die too😂
    Not as bad as mine honestly I made some stupid mistakes
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    (Original post by GCSE_core)
    Think I got around 131/200- would this be enough for an A?
    Yeah I'm thinking I got 132-134 but idk what that would be😔
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    (Original post by Yasminxx123xz)
    So i marked myself quite harshly and think i got 77 on paper 1 and 90 on paper 2

    What grade would this be?

    really hoping for an A*!!!
    Depending on how harshly you marked yourself, that should be an A*
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    (Original post by user2k16)
    Not as bad as mine honestly I made some stupid mistakes
    So did i😔 For the car decreasing in value I took away 18% each year, making it 36%😂
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    What do you think it will be for a B
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    (Original post by Anmol_.)
    What do you think it will be for a B
    Around 95-97
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    (Original post by failureofaperson)
    So did i😔 For the car decreasing in value I took away 18% each year, making it 36%😂
    I did the exact same think but instead of taking away I added it each year
    I ruined my life
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    (Original post by user2k16)
    I did the exact same think but instead of taking away I added it each year
    I ruined my life
    I'm sure you're just being too harsh on yourself!! What are you aiming for?
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    (Original post by failureofaperson)
    Around 95-97
    I hope it is many people are saying it will go to 100-105
 
 
 
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