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    I got an A in maths and I consistently would get A's in class mocks as well very rarely A*s or Bs. To people who have done further maths, were you or others in you class like this and how did they/you do?
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    (Original post by Sint)
    I got an A in maths and I consistently would get A's in class mocks as well very rarely A*s or Bs. To people who have done further maths, were you or others in you class like this and how did they/you do?
    depends on how hard you worked for that A, but a-level further maths is so much harder than GCSE so the general presumption is that if you cannot get A* in something as easy as GCSE maths then how on earth can you get an A/A* in a-level, when it is so much harder- but this is only the case if you worked really really hard for that A in GCSE maths.
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    Did you do further maths gcse?
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    No it wasn't offered at our school
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    most places recommend you have an A* at gcse maths before considering further maths
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    yes it is

    just study hard. forget about people saying you need an A*
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    I know someone who did A at GCSE who went on to get AA at Maths and FM. He worked incredibly hard to achieve it and has just graduated with a 2i in Physics from Durham. However, I know plenty of people with an A at GCSE who struggle at single Maths as they don't put sufficient effort in.
 
 
 
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