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    I really need a legit answer on this:
    I think I got a C in unit 3 physics exam but I got a high A in unit 1 an A in unit 2 and an A in my ISA.

    WHAT WILL MY OVERALL BE??? PLEASE BE SURE BEFORE YOU ANSWER. WILL I GET MY OVERALL A
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    Depends on how high your A's are.. and depends on your UMS

    I would say for sure either a High B or a Low A
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    (Original post by CopyThat)
    Depends on how high your A's are.. and depends on your UMS

    I would say for sure either a High B or a Low A
    in unit 1 I'm pretty sure i'm just 2/3 marks away from A* in unit 2 I got around 38 in my ISA I got 43 and I probably got 32 in unit 3 which is a really high C so do you think it's enough for an A
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    (Original post by stressed101)
    I really need a legit answer on this:
    I think I got a C in unit 3 physics exam but I got a high A in unit 1 an A in unit 2 and an A in my ISA.

    WHAT WILL MY OVERALL BE??? PLEASE BE SURE BEFORE YOU ANSWER. WILL I GET MY OVERALL A
    You sound pretty stressed judging by your username.
    If you have some high As or even a low A* and the C is high, you could get an A overall. It all just depends on UMS. My friend got E in their science coursework (because it was marked wrong) but got B in her exams and got a C overall so anything can happen I guess. It all depends on UMS.
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    (Original post by stressed101)
    I really need a legit answer on this:
    I think I got a C in unit 3 physics exam but I got a high A in unit 1 an A in unit 2 and an A in my ISA.

    WHAT WILL MY OVERALL BE??? PLEASE BE SURE BEFORE YOU ANSWER. WILL I GET MY OVERALL A
    Yes, it is still possible, if you're on AQA this is how it works:
    For each unit, your raw mark is converted into UMS out of 100

    A* - 90
    A - 80
    B -70 so on...

    So, for you in particular:
    Unit 1 - You said a high A - Estimated 88 UMS
    Unit 2 - You said an A - 80 UMS
    Unit 3 - You said a C - 60 UMS
    ISA - You said an A - 80 UMS
    Total - 308 - Just under an A (A - 320/400)

    So if you got a mid a in Unit 2 and ISA (85) and a mid C in Unit 3 (65) your total would actually come to 323 - just over an A.

    Therefore you can still get an A, but it depends on the specific mark you get in each Unit (if it was a low A, mid A, high A for example..) which you can only find out on results day.

    Remember that most people, including myself, found Unit 2 and Unit 3 difficult, almost like Unit 1 Biology, so grade boundaries will be lower and you might get a better grade anyway.

    So yeah, basically an A is still possible but it really depends on the specific mark you get, and you might (like me) be on the boundary between a B and an A
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    (Original post by romansholiday)
    Yes, it is still possible, if you're on AQA this is how it works:
    For each unit, your raw mark is converted into UMS out of 100

    A* - 90
    A - 80
    B -70 so on...

    So, for you in particular:
    Unit 1 - You said a high A - Estimated 88 UMS
    Unit 2 - You said an A - 80 UMS
    Unit 3 - You said a C - 60 UMS
    ISA - You said an A - 80 UMS
    Total - 308 - Just under an A (A - 320/400)

    So if you got a mid a in Unit 2 and ISA (85) and a mid C in Unit 3 (65) your total would actually come to 323 - just over an A.

    Therefore you can still get an A, but it depends on the specific mark you get in each Unit (if it was a low A, mid A, high A for example..) which you can only find out on results day.

    Remember that most people, including myself, found Unit 2 and Unit 3 difficult, almost like Unit 1 Biology, so grade boundaries will be lower and you might get a better grade anyway.

    So yeah, basically an A is still possible but it really depends on the specific mark you get, and you might (like me) be on the boundary between a B and an A
    thank you soo much this made me feel much better. i'm not even that much of a studious person but my mum has really high expextations.. thx
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    (Original post by stressed101)
    thank you soo much this made me feel much better. i'm not even that much of a studious person but my mum has really high expextations.. thx
    I'm already worried about results day - particularly for Biology and Geography as I want to take them next year, so I want As, but the exams didn't even go that well lol
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    (Original post by romansholiday)
    I'm already worried about results day - particularly for Biology and Geography as I want to take them next year, so I want As, but the exams didn't even go that well lol
    hopefully you will i'm pretty sure the grade boundaries for bio will be low as they were pretty tough and I don't take geography but many of my friends found it hard. history definitely was much better the exam was really straight forward.
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    (Original post by romansholiday)
    I'm already worried about results day - particularly for Biology and Geography as I want to take them next year, so I want As, but the exams didn't even go that well lol
    sorry to bother you again but you said mid A I estimate 38 in my unit 2 is that a mid A??? also I estimate 32/33 for unit 3 and I got 43 on my ISA??
 
 
 
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