OCR Biology B Grade Boundaries Confusion

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When seeing the GCSE grade boundaries for OCR, which are scarily high across the board, I came across a problem.

On the OCR grade boundaries document, the Biology B grade boundaries are different to those on the UMS converter.

I have only included the A* boundaries but this applies to the whole set of boundaries.

Document: (B1 B2 B3) A* - 61; (B4 B5 B6) A* - 60

UMS Converter: (B1 B2 B3) A* - 54; (B4 B5 B6) A* - 55

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When seeing the GCSE grade boundaries for OCR, which are scarily high across the board, I came across a problem.

On the OCR grade boundaries document, the Biology B grade boundaries are different to those on the UMS converter.

I have only included the A* boundaries but this applies to the whole set of boundaries.

Document: (B1 B2 B3) A* - 61; (B4 B5 B6) A* - 60

UMS Converter: (B1 B2 B3) A* - 54; (B4 B5 B6) A* - 55

What has happened?

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OCR just updated the grade boundaries document, and now they are the same as the UMS converter, so much better
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OCR just updated the grade boundaries document, and now they are the same as the UMS converter, so much better
Are you sure? They're still the same on mine
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OMG THEY UPDATED THE PDF WTF. It matches the UMS calculator now.

B1, B2, B3 = 54/75 (A*)
B4, B5, B6 = 55/85 (A*)


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