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    Just looking at past papers for my a level subjects and exams are getting way harder, just wondering why are they doing this? It seems really unfair how papers back in 2010 were simple and straight forward
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    Just looking at past papers for my a level subjects and exams are getting way harder, just wondering why are they doing this? It seems really unfair how papers back in 2010 were simple and straight forward
    Grade boundaries will be lower, i think grade boundaries are set by normal distribution

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    (Original post by imran_)
    Just looking at past papers for my a level subjects and exams are getting way harder, just wondering why are they doing this? It seems really unfair how papers back in 2010 were simple and straight forward
    As a teacher, I can assure you the papers aren't getting harder - you need to compare grade boundaries.
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    Every single year, the students taking an exam say this year is harder

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    Sometimes I find that exams from 2013 are way easier than 2016
 
 
 
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