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    I got a D in my AS chemistry exam. I messed up, if I hadn't I'm certain I could of got a C. My question is, if I work very hard this year would I be capable of getting a B? Considering the D doesn't count towards the final A-level grade. Has anyone been able to make the turn around? Because all I'm getting is negative comments that are putting me down and I want to believe that I can, so I have something to go from...
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    You can, but its unlikely to happen. A2 is much harder so you'll need to work very hard this year to improve your grade.
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    I got a D in my AS history, but I managed to get a B this year
    You can definitely do it if you put the work in

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    (Original post by RedRosesBloom)
    I got a D in my AS chemistry exam. I messed up, if I hadn't I'm certain I could of got a C. My question is, if I work very hard this year would I be capable of getting a B? Considering the D doesn't count towards the final A-level grade. Has anyone been able to make the turn around? Because all I'm getting is negative comments that are putting me down and I want to believe that I can, so I have something to go from...
    I have managed to go from a U in a maths AS-level module to studying the subject at university on a course where the requirement was A*AA (so essentially I managed to improve my grade significantly). Situation was a bit different: I studied it in year 11 as part of an accelerated class and the lessons were before school at 7:30 am and I just slept through them. I didn't have any additional teaching though and resat and significantly boosted my grade by working really hard.

    It therefore is definitely possible if the innate ability is there.

    Having said that if you worked really hard and in a structured way all year and did your best and you still came out with a D you probably can't turn it around very easily.
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    (Original post by RedRosesBloom)
    I got a D in my AS chemistry exam. I messed up, if I hadn't I'm certain I could of got a C. My question is, if I work very hard this year would I be capable of getting a B? Considering the D doesn't count towards the final A-level grade. Has anyone been able to make the turn around? Because all I'm getting is negative comments that are putting me down and I want to believe that I can, so I have something to go from...
    ABSOLUTELY 100% YOU CAN. In economics AS I got a grade D. At A2 I got a grade A. Living proof that it can be done.
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    I went from an E to a B so you can definitely do it!


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