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    Hey, does anyone know how many marks students get in average for the 25 mark essay in biology?
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    he maximum you get is 16 marks
    average is about 6- 10 marks
    you wont get more than 16 how much ever you try only if you put all the facts you get arround 16-18
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    (Original post by megh12)
    he maximum you get is 16 marks
    average is about 6- 10 marks
    you wont get more than 16 how much ever you try only if you put all the facts you get arround 16-18
    Damn, that's quite low! What do u mean the maximum is 16? Is that the highest mark that A* students get. Thx for the reply
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    (Original post by jimgordan)
    Damn, that's quite low! What do u mean the maximum is 16? Is that the highest mark that A* students get. Thx for the reply
    yup thats the highest not more thanthat and you need to have all your facts correctlt for it , a bad essay gets between 0-3 marks lol
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    (Original post by megh12)
    yup thats the highest not more thanthat and you need to have all your facts correctlt for it , a bad essay gets between 0-3 marks lol
    Ah okay thanks! One final question. How many sides do you have to write?
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    (Original post by jimgordan)
    Ah okay thanks! One final question. How many sides do you have to write?
    lol it depends if you aim for grade a then write about 3-4 pages but major marks are given for specific content always write the specific you can highlight it too the 16 marks i told is based on scientific content that has the major chunk


    relevance and communication gets you 3 marks each lol its not actually depended on number of pages hope it helps
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    (Original post by megh12)
    lol it depends if you aim for grade a then write about 3-4 pages but major marks are given for specific content always write the specific you can highlight it too the 16 marks i told is based on scientific content that has the major chunk


    relevance and communication gets you 3 marks each lol its not actually depended on number of pages hope it helps
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    Ah okay thanks! One final question. How many sides do you have to write?
    Why are you talking rubbish? The maximum Isn't 16 the maximum is obviously 25 and u can easily get 20+
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    (Original post by Squishy•)
    Why are you talking rubbish? The maximum Isn't 16 the maximum is obviously 25 and u can easily get 20+
    Yh, the maximum is 25 but what I think Megh12 meant was that the top students generally get around 16. My teacher said that the average students tend to get 12 marks whilst the A* students get around 16-17. And how can you get 20+ easily?
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    (Original post by jimgordan)
    Yh, the maximum is 25 but what I think Megh12 meant was that the top students generally get around 16. My teacher said that the average students tend to get 12 marks whilst the A* students get around 16-17. And how can you get 20+ easily?
    Oh I get u. Everyone in my school is getting 20+ as long as u know ur content then it's fine
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    (Original post by Squishy•)
    Oh I get u. Everyone in my school is getting 20+ as long as u know ur content then it's fine
    Ah okay fair enough.
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    (Original post by jimgordan)
    Yh, the maximum is 25 but what I think Megh12 meant was that the top students generally get around 16. My teacher said that the average students tend to get 12 marks whilst the A* students get around 16-17. And how can you get 20+ easily?
    yup thats what i meant 20+ is a bit hard not that easy but if you get your facts right you can get it and i did do my master in biology as a part time course
 
 
 
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