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    So in AS I took maths, further maths, physics, and chemistry.
    I don't know if I should drop physics or chemistry, I wanna do maths or something very maths centric at university, probably maths with finance.
    I like both physics and chemistry, I feel like physics fits with maths more, but I was prepared to drop physics because I thought I was going to fail AS (I didn't).
    Help? Would it be worth taking all 4 to see which I like most before dropping one?
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    (Original post by Opengate)
    So in AS I took maths, further maths, physics, and chemistry.
    I don't know if I should drop physics or chemistry, I wanna do maths or something very maths centric at university, probably maths with finance.
    I like both physics and chemistry, I feel like physics fits with maths more, but I was prepared to drop physics because I thought I was going to fail AS (I didn't).
    Help? Would it be worth taking all 4 to see which I like most before dropping one?
    If you wanna do maths at uni then they probably won't be bothered what the 3rd a level is (out of those 2 anyway) as long as you've got maths and further so I'd say just keep the one that you are likely to do best in/enjoy the most
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    Take all 4 at the start of your a2 year and see what you like best. In my experience, you have to remember less for physics but it's more mathematically intense and problem solving based whereas chemistry is more remembering and recalling information. A2 physics is a lot harder than AS though so be wary of that, the concepts are harder to grasp at first. As far as i know from other students at my college that did both, physics is harder than chemistry at A2. I only did AS chemistry and found it ok but boring. If you're going to go for a maths based subject i would recommend physics over chemistry but it's definitely worth giving both a go if you are in a situation where you can do that.
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