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    I've just sat GCSE Maths for the 3rd time in November and i got my results and I got 63 marks and I got a D. My friend got a C and she got 64 marks so I was 1 mark off from passing. When I took it in the summer I failed by 1 mark too but I missed the deadline to get it re-marked. Should I risk it and pay for it to get re-marked in case they miscounted or just accept it and try again in June? It's the only GCSE I didn't pass and it's so frustrating! Has anyone else ever had it re-marked and they awarded you more marks?
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    I PERSONALLY would say get it re-marked as it's ONE mark you're talking about and you MAY get it due to your working out etc However, it could go down as well...

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    (Original post by Aliwilks)
    I've just sat GCSE Maths for the 3rd time in November and i got my results and I got 63 marks and I got a D. My friend got a C and she got 64 marks so I was 1 mark off from passing. When I took it in the summer I failed by 1 mark too but I missed the deadline to get it re-marked. Should I risk it and pay for it to get re-marked in case they miscounted or just accept it and try again in June? It's the only GCSE I didn't pass and it's so frustrating! Has anyone else ever had it re-marked and they awarded you more marks?
    It's recommended that you don't get it remarked because it's unlikely that your mark will go up & you're more likely to lose marks in maths.
    This girl at my school was in the same situation as you and got it remarked, but it stayed the same.
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    You can try. Nothing to lose as if you get less marks it is still a fail. With Maths it is easuer to mark prcisely so you are looking for an error.
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    (Original post by Aliwilks)
    I've just sat GCSE Maths for the 3rd time in November and i got my results and I got 63 marks and I got a D. My friend got a C and she got 64 marks so I was 1 mark off from passing. When I took it in the summer I failed by 1 mark too but I missed the deadline to get it re-marked. Should I risk it and pay for it to get re-marked in case they miscounted or just accept it and try again in June? It's the only GCSE I didn't pass and it's so frustrating! Has anyone else ever had it re-marked and they awarded you more marks?
    GCSE maths remarks are rarely successful BUT sometimes they are.

    You already have a D so nothing to lose except your (parents) money.


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