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    Hi everyone.

    I have a problem.

    In my Edexcel calculator paper- higher- I found the paper really quite simple. Everything was more or less straightforward, and it was MUCH easier than the non calculator.

    However, I had a number of weird numbers within the shape questions, as my calculator had been changed to radians by accident; I did not realise this [stupidly] until the end of the exam, after they said "put your pens down". So I need someone to help-

    Is there any way that I can still get an A*, even though I got the methods right- i.e. 1/2 a b sin C and everything, but my figures were crazily wrong?
    Also, is it worth retaking it if I get a bad grade- which, for me, is like an A downwards? Because I feel that I would have easily got at least 95, had it not been for the calculator being on radians without my realising.

    Thank you
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    You can still get an A* because you''ll get marked for the method too.
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    I would not retake
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    (Original post by CorpusLuteum)
    You can still get an A* because you''ll get marked for the method too.
    That's okay then; do you know of anyone else who's ever done this?

    Because I feel so stupid.
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    (Original post by TeenPolyglot)
    That's okay then; do you know of anyone else who's ever done this?

    Because I feel so stupid.
    Hmmm, not really... Don't feel stupid, mistakes like that happen. If you think you did bad, just remember that I got approx. eight marks for paper one and that's insane. So ya, keep it up
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    (Original post by CorpusLuteum)
    Hmmm, not really... Don't feel stupid, mistakes like that happen. If you think you did bad, just remember that I got approx. eight marks for paper one and that's insane. So ya, keep it up
    Hmm, that's true. And thanks- I know someone who labelled the tourism graph in geography as the Butler model...

    But thank you all the same

    (Et tuum nomen amo!)
 
 
 
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