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    What would you recommend as the best legal scientific calculator for examinations?

    I have emailed AQA, so I will post their response here once I receive it but also, it would be great to get some of your advice.
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    The Casio fx 991 Es plus


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    This is the reply I received back from AQA.
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    Hello Dan

    most scientific or graphics calculators are allowed. Calculators that feature a ‘Computer Algebra system’ (CAS) are not allowed.
    It is usually clear from the manufacturer’s specifications whether this model has this feature.
    A simple way to determine if a calculator is permitted for an exam:
    “If it can give you an answer in algebraic form, then it is NOT allowed”


    Also, please see below JCQ's guide for conducting exams:
    JCQ’s guide for conducting examinations
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    @gdunne42 - The calculator you suggested is extremely popular and after checking the specification, I cannot see CAS or Computer Algebra system written anywhere. It states it is perfect for GCSE / GCE so I'll go ahead and order it.

    Thanks for your reply.
 
 
 
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