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What do I need to get A* in Edexcel A-Level Mathematics? watch

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    I've just gotten an A in AS Level mathematics and I got a total of 252 UMS marks.
    C1: 88 UMS
    C2: 92 UMS
    D1: 72 UMS

    What do I need to get A* overall? As in, do I need to retake any modules, or should I do both S1 and M1 and hope I get higher than the 72 UMS I got in D1??

    a smart brain
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    (Original post by PHD2027)
    a smart brain
    haha thanks mate I mean as in, what percentages/grades do I need to get??

    You need 80% UMS overall, with an average of 90UMS in C3 and C4

    You need a minimum of 480 UMS altogether, with a minimum total of 180 UMS in C3 and C4.

    I wouldn't resit in your position.
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    Very Important Poster
    In your situation no real need to resit anything if you are going for an A*. This is because you could, say, get 180 UMS (the minimum for A*) from C3 and C4 combined to total 432, then you would just need 48 in your last A2 module to get the second condition, 480+ UMS overall, for an A*.
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