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    In the exams at GCSE I can answer the questions but I often don't understand the content or how I got there. Esp. with trigonometry where I don't know what sine/tan/cosine represent and I'm just entering random buttons and drawing curves.

    Will I learn the meaning of these at A-Level or should will I have to find out in my own time?

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    Yes, you will really begin to understand the reason behind all you cover at A level. Before A level, maths was simply a set of rules I had to follow to get the marks and answers, but after a year of maths and further maths you do see the reason behind it. Ofcourse there are some things that wont be fully explained to you untill degree level or out of lessons, such as why simultaneous equations can be solved my matrices
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    (Original post by GottaLovePhysics! :))
    Yes, you will really begin to understand the reason behind all you cover at A level. Before A level, maths was simply a set of rules I had to follow to get the marks and answers, but after a year of maths and further maths you do see the reason behind it. Ofcourse there are some things that wont be fully explained to you untill degree level or out of lessons, such as why simultaneous equations can be solved my matrices
    This is re-assuring, thanks .

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