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    Every bloody year, without fail, at least one paper will publish a silly little "test yourself" page for GCSEs and A-levels...the questions chosen are always the sort you'd only find on the first page of a very easy exam and nothing more.

    Like this... http://www.theguardian.com/education...ience-a-levels

    What is journalists problem with publishing this cherry picked crap? And why do the moronic public actually believe this? It's multiple choice too making it seem even easier.
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    The idea that these are 'very easy' is ridiculous, I study English at uni, so I did the English test, the majority of the questions were misleading or had very obscure answers. No English test I've actually sat asks you to give names for grammatical nonsense.
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    A-Levels aren't easy, anyone who sat them knows that. You have to work your hardest to achieve the results just like anything in life. Didn't encounter a single MCQ at A-Level unlike what you see in that Guardian link.
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    The maths one is stupid. The exam isn't a 50/50 guess, you have to actually work out the answer. Does your average person know what integration is?

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