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    I just did my AS English with OCR this summer, but am worried that I may have messed up my Passage to India section and maybe my Chaucer section too. However, I got a really high mark for my coursework (88/90), so does anybody know how much I would need to score on the exam papers to get an A? I would calculate it myself but my maths is bad... :p:
    And speaking of Passage to India, did anybody find the extract we had to write on seriously seriously long?
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    Depends on what the conversion rate from raw marks to UMS marks are this year.
    I know that for my exam board, it doesn't change an awful lot... so working on the presumption that 1 raw mark = 1 UMS mark:

    You need 240 to get an A for this year, you have 88. So you now need 158/210 or about 75% on the rest! Good luck, and get a calculator.
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    So you now need 158/210 or about 75% on the rest! Good luck, and get a calculator.
    Gasp! 75%! The way I calculated it I'd only need to get 52% or something *blushes*
    And yes, that is why I definitely definitely need to get a calculator.
    And also why I do not do AS Maths either.
 
 
 

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