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# OCR French reading- i thought it was hard watch

1. I found the one on heat hardest, and it was foundation level >_<
2. I thought it was ok, a tad hard.

I fell into the trap of putting something else for "l'art" instead of art.

For the question about the bungee, what did we put for the first one?

For one of the last questions about what else does the camp site provide, what was detendre?
3. what was detendre?
To relax, i think...
For one of the last questions about what else does the camp site provide
I put space to relax, but i now think that might be wrong
4. (Original post by ali p)
To relax, i think...

I put space to relax, but i now think that might be wrong
No, I think you got it right.

I put parking, damn idiot. LOL.
5. i fought it was hard! if i got an A in the writing, speaking and listenin and a high B in this would i stil get an A over all du reckon?
6. I honestly did not understand 80% of what was in those texts.
7. i fought it was hard! if i got an A in the writing, speaking and listenin and a high B in this would i stil get an A over all du reckon?
If you are doing OCR then you would still get an A They use a point system to determine your mark - an A*= 8, A=7 B=6 C=5 etc..., then for an A* you need 30 (out of 32) points and for an A you need 26. This means that for an A you could get 2 A's and 2 B's (or more of course ) or 3 A's and 1 C. Unfortunately the point system means a high B is no different from a low B, but you sound like you did well anyway, so don't worry
8. (Original post by ali p)
If you are doing OCR then you would still get an A They use a point system to determine your mark - an A*= 8, A=7 B=6 C=5 etc..., then for an A* you need 30 (out of 32) points and for an A you need 26. This means that for an A you could get 2 A's and 2 B's (or more of course ) or 3 A's and 1 C. Unfortunately the point system means a high B is no different from a low B, but you sound like you did well anyway, so don't worry
Seriously?

So if I got 2 crap As and 2 crap Bs I'd still get an A overall?
9. So if I got 2 crap As and 2 crap Bs I'd still get an A overall?
I'm pretty sure you would
10. (Original post by oilcan)
Seriously?

So if I got 2 crap As and 2 crap Bs I'd still get an A overall?
So it seems.
11. Are you doing OCR by the way??? cos i'm not sure if this is how it works with other boards
12. Yeah OCR.

That's annoying because I reckon I'll get a high A and 3 high Bs, thus meaning I won't get an A.

Seems a bit unfair tbh but there we go.
13. That was on the AQA paper - there's a thread about that at http://thestudentroom.co.uk/t123982.html. I put 'after you've tried clothes on, see a sales assistant', but it was actually 'before you've tried clothes on'. Damn.

(Original post by GiBB*)
what did everyone get for the last one...something about a shop notice.
i was running out of time and just put
the shop is closing down and moving address....
14. (Original post by oilcan)
Yeah OCR.

That's annoying because I reckon I'll get a high A and 3 high Bs, thus meaning I won't get an A.

Seems a bit unfair tbh but there we go.
A B grade still looks pretty good on the old results certificate.
15. (Original post by Speleo)
I found the one on heat hardest, and it was foundation level >_<
Don't worry about it - I was exactly the same!!! A lot of my friends found the first question in Section 2 really hard as well. Hopefully the hardness of it will be reflected in the grade boundaries! I think it'll be about 65% to get an A overall..
16. see i thought the question about the boy who wanted to do work experience was well hard and the rest was ok, wot did u guys put as his job to do in the future....?
17. Yeah i found it hard. I hope that the grade boundaries are low cos i didnt do well at all. Pretty bad bout the grade points thing cos i reckon i have some very high Bs and an A.
18. That's annoying because I reckon I'll get a high A and 3 high Bs, thus meaning I won't get an A.
People always presume the worst and give themselves the lowest, so i bet one of your high B's is actually an A
19. 'twas fooo****kin crap lol
20. (Original post by ali p)
If you are doing OCR then you would still get an A They use a point system to determine your mark - an A*= 8, A=7 B=6 C=5 etc..., then for an A* you need 30 (out of 32) points and for an A you need 26. This means that for an A you could get 2 A's and 2 B's (or more of course ) or 3 A's and 1 C. Unfortunately the point system means a high B is no different from a low B, but you sound like you did well anyway, so don't worry

really! kool. how du no? did ur teacher tell you? coz i didnt see any of that on the website as they dont ave the examiners report for previous years.

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