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    Hey guys, next year I'll be sitting a full physics or chemistry a level along with A2 maths. So according to you guys which A-Level is easier to take with maths, physics or chemistry? Thanks
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    Chemistry is way way way easier

    But I guess Physics probably compliments Maths better, especially if you're gonna choose to do the Mechanics modules in Maths
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    (Original post by ABeingOnEarth)
    Hey guys, next year I'll be sitting a full physics or chemistry a level along with A2 maths. So according to you guys which A-Level is easier to take with maths, physics or chemistry? Thanks
    Physics would probabky reqiure less work than chemistry as you sre already taking maths, being able to do maths should make all the maths in physics easy. Physics and chemistry have similar quantities of content.
    However whats more important is which you'd prefer to do, and why you want to- like requirements for uni courses
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    Personally, I found Chemistry to be more difficult than Physics, but both are quite difficult.

    Do whichever you think will be more interesting, because it really matters when it comes to motivation/doing well.

    If you're confident with Maths, then some parts of Physics'll be easier, though the Maths in chemistry isn't as demanding - it's the theory that kills you.
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    I found chemistry much harder than physics, although that's only up to AS. Physics seems the obvious choice along with maths, but id say take chemistry cause its more fun.
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    (Original post by ABeingOnEarth)
    Hey guys, next year I'll be sitting a full physics or chemistry a level along with A2 maths. So according to you guys which A-Level is easier to take with maths, physics or chemistry? Thanks
    Short answer : physics (unless you want to go down the medicine/biomedical science route). If you're good at applied calculations, physics will be fine assuming you thoroughly familiarise yourself with the content. Chemistry is the easier of the two as the questions require less application and more memory work. I'm sure many would disagree with me on the latter but that's just my opinion.
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    Both are difficult, do the one you enjoy most.
    It'll feel like less of a chore when revising (only slightly but it helps)
 
 
 
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