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# Edexcel GCSE Maths Paper 1 post exam discussion, 9 June 2014 watch

1. Did anyone else miss the last page? Why the **** would you put a question on the backside of a paper?
2. (Original post by BBeyond)
Did anyone else miss the last page? Why the **** would you put a question on the backside of a paper?
not that I missed it, just couldn't answer it - so ****ing pissed off
3. (Original post by j5994)
not that I missed it, just couldn't answer it - so ****ing pissed off
4. I did pretty bad on this paper, maximum 60 marks. I think I am going to curl up into a ball and cry.
5. (Original post by BBeyond)
The answers were (180,0), (270,-1) then A = 2 B = 2 C = 1 I think.
... I put the 0 and 180..the wrong way round.. The pain.
6. (Original post by Pandorax)
... I put the 0 and 180..the wrong way round.. The pain.
Yeah a lot of people did this.
7. (Original post by ohboyimscrewed)
I did pretty bad on this paper, maximum 60 marks. I think I am going to curl up into a ball and cry.
I'm sure you did better than you think!
8. what was the answer for the similar photo and card?
9. I was late due to traffic... Traffic jam got stuck for one hour... So couldn't do the exam, but I can do paper two... Which is the calculator paper, which they will cruely make harder...
10. (Original post by ohboyimscrewed)
I did pretty bad on this paper, maximum 60 marks. I think I am going to curl up into a ball and cry.
same, can't believe how bad I've done
11. (Original post by notthegreatest)
I was late due to traffic... Traffic jam got stuck for one hour... So couldn't do the exam, but I can do paper two... Which is the calculator paper, which they will cruely make harder...
Wow I'm sorry about that That really sucks man, is there anything you can do about it?
12. (Original post by j5994)
what was the answer for the similar photo and card?
I think it was x=6cm.

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13. (Original post by AlphaNick)
Ah, that was good. Only annoying question was the 2014 seconds one, but I got 43.

Last page, I put: (180, 0), (270, -1), 2, 3, 2.
i saw estimate so I did 10,000/2000 to get 50, **** i hated this exam
14. (Original post by AlphaNick)
Ah, that was good. Only annoying question was the 2014 seconds one, but I got 43.

Last page, I put: (180, 0), (270, -1), 2, 3, 2.
I got 40 as you had to estimate?

60 x 60 = 3600 (seconds in hour)
4000 (3600 to 1 sf) x 20 (24 to 1 sf) = 80000
80000/2000 = 40

I don't think I should have estimated as much as I did
15. (Original post by AlphaNick)
Ah, that was good. Only annoying question was the 2014 seconds one, but I got 43.

Last page, I put: (180, 0), (270, -1), 2, 3, 2.
For the 2014 seconds one, it said find an estimate. So when I'd converted 24 hours into seconds I made both numbers into 1 significant figure.

So I did 90,000 / 2,000 = 45.

The way they worded it was confusing...
16. (Original post by BBeyond)
Wow I'm sorry about that That really sucks man, is there anything you can do about it?
No just do the second paper, can't do this paper... I'm wondering how many marks is the calculator paper...
17. I think it was 2,3,1 on the very last question
I think it was x=6cm.

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How did you get this? I got 150/16 x but I didn't really have a clue tbh.
19. (Original post by notthegreatest)
No just do the second paper, can't do this paper... I'm wondering how many marks is the calculator paper...
It's 100 marks.
20. (Original post by AlphaNick)
Ah, that was good. Only annoying question was the 2014 seconds one, but I got 43.

Last page, I put: (180, 0), (270, -1), 2, 3, 2.
I got 48 XDD

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