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    Hi. Has anyone else picked, for their A-Levels, Maths, Further Maths, Biology, Chemistry and Physics?

    This arguably has to be the hardest combination of A-Level subjects out there, am I right?

    Also i've heard alot about 3 maths A-levels and even 4 maths A-levels!!!
    Anyone doing that?

    Who else considers thier options to be the hardest combination around?

    :tsr:
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    I've just finished my A-levels - but hell yes you have chosen a tough set!

    I think Maths (of any kind, Further, Applied...whatever), Physics, Chemistry and Modern Languages are the hardest A-levels, followed by English Literature/History.
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    to be honest i heard biology is one of the easiest A levels its just alot of work
    the other A levels are difficult especially maths and chemistry..... not sure about physics cos i never did that A level either.
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    Maths, Italian and chem were all quite hard, so I didn't exactly choose wisely.
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    Chemistry is nasty
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    (Original post by kriztinae)
    to be honest i heard biology is one of the easiest A levels its just alot of work
    the other A levels are difficult especially maths and chemistry..... not sure about physics cos i never did that A level either.
    Biology was the hardest subject i took at A-level (i took biology, chemistry, and english lit/lang). Too much theory and a crappy exam board made it very hard to endure.
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    i did computing. big mistake. its incredibly hard, possibly the hardest subject to get an A in.
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    (Original post by rainjan_4now)
    Biology was the hardest subject i took at A-level (i took biology, chemistry, and english lit/lang). Too much theory and a crappy exam board made it very hard to endure.
    :dito: Biology is NOT easy, although once you get the basic concepts that makes it a little better.

    Put it this way - months of really hard work = C in Biology
    - no work whatsoever = C in Geograpy :rolleyes:
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    (Original post by twiga)
    - no work whatsoever = C in Geograpy :rolleyes:
    hehe, sounds like my relationship with english lit/lang
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    (Original post by twiga)
    Chemistry is nasty
    definitely!!

    (Original post by rainjan_4now)
    Biology was the hardest subject i took at A-level (i took biology, chemistry, and english lit/lang). Too much theory and a crappy exam board made it very hard to endure.
    im not sure i never took it but thats what i heard
    its prob different for different people
    plus i think it depend what examination board you used.

    (Original post by Sam_B)
    i did computing. big mistake. its incredibly hard, possibly the hardest subject to get an A in.
    serious? what board did u do it with?
    we have a crap comp teacher and i got an D without doing any studying whatsoever. jus going to class... my sister got a B with not much studying...
    we did edexcel
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    (Original post by rainjan_4now)
    hehe, sounds like my relationship with english lit/lang
    :rofl: shame it couldn't be the same for biology, the subject I absolutely love, and the stupid thing is I could have got an A in geog if I'd worked for it
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    Obviously A-level difficulty is subjective - if you're really good at maths then Maths and Further Maths A-levels won't seem that difficult
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    (Original post by LH)
    Obviously A-level difficulty is subjective - if you're really good at maths then Maths and Further Maths A-levels won't seem that difficult
    Maths is easy.

    (No, really.)
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    I hated chemistry! I'm so glad those two years are finally over
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    Ironically, the Maths and sciences have been taught to us ever since a young age, and yet some people consider it the hardest subjects at A level :eek:
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    I totally agree maths is easy lol

    so far anyway... completed C1 although has to be said just higher GCSE questions plus a few new easy formulas...

    but i hope to sit C2, S1, M1 in January so workload may be a bit unbalanced between my subjects alot
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    (Original post by 2 + 2 = 5)
    Maths is easy.

    (No, really.)
    well not for me...
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    if you want to see which are the harder A-Levels, look at the least popular subjects. they're usually so unpopular, because to get a good grade in them requires a huge amount of work, and intelligence.
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    Yeh I agree maths (at least AS Level) is pretty easy, but I don't think bio could be called that, since the amount of work you have to put in is a lot to understand all the concepts.
    History and English are both quite hard, unless you have a natural talent for 'Art type' subjects.
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    I don't think anyone can really say what the hardest A-levels are because a) no-one has studied every single A-level that exists, and b) even if they had, it would still be subjective because different people are good at different things. Personally I find the arts easy and the sciences hard (hence my subject choices :p: ) but that doesn't mean sciences are harder than arts, it just means my talents lie within the arts.
 
 
 

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