Could you do A level physics without A level maths?

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Bertybassett
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I want to do a level physics but I don't like maths enough to pursue it as a full a level. How much harder would it be to do the physics a level without doing the maths a level at the same time?
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(Original post by Bertybassett)
I want to do a level physics but I don't like maths enough to pursue it as a full a level. How much harder would it be to do the physics a level without doing the maths a level at the same time?
Not much harder, as long as you are fairly good at maths anyway and learn a few simple concepts like logs.
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I want to do a level physics but I don't like maths enough to pursue it as a full a level. How much harder would it be to do the physics a level without doing the maths a level at the same time?
I would highly highly recommend doing Maths too. About 50% of Physics is calculations. It just makes life a lot easier to be honest. There are people I know who didn't take Maths, but they found Physics a lot trickier. Just personal experience though, only you know your mathematical ability.
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It's not about learning A-level Maths content but it's about your math ability and how much you're practicing.

Most of the physics paper is maths so without practicing your maths, you will struggle.
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I would only do physics with maths, there is a huge amount of maths involved in physics. All the people in my physics class did A-level maths except one person, this individual really struggled and her lack of maths knowledge let her down in the exams. My advice is that without maths don't do physics as you will struggle
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There's pretty much no point doing physics without maths either as every degree that requires physics also requires maths.
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I did AS Physics without Maths and got a U. But it's up to you. I'd say if you got like an A*/8-9 in GCSE Maths you'd be okay tbh. I'd recommend going over Maths lots over the summer to prepare yourself.
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