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    i have to choose between a level math and a level chemistry i haven't done gcse for either of them, I'm not very good at both i don't think.. which one would i be able to catch up on faster then the other
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    (Original post by sarah1223)
    i have to choose between a level math and a level chemistry i haven't done gcse for either of them, I'm not very good at both i don't think.. which one would i be able to catch up on faster then the other
    How come you haven't done GCSE maths, or chemistry for that matter...? Are you a mature student?

    Have you done double science GCSE?
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    (Original post by Doonesbury)
    How come you haven't done GCSE maths, or chemistry for that matter...? Are you a mature student?

    Have you done double science GCSE?
    i moved to america and did an american school system but now i moved back and I'm doing a levels
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    A level math is fairly easy.
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    (Original post by sarah1223)
    i moved to america and did an american school system but now i moved back and I'm doing a levels
    Well which did you prefer in the American system...? The system matters not... your ability/interest in the subject is what is important.

    Why do you "have to choose between a level math and a level chemistry"? Why do you have to do them at all?

    What are your other subjects and your intention after school; e.g. going to a university to study what?
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    well basically my dilemma is that i want to do something that needs either maths or chemistry i would want to study zoology or be a vet something in that field.. however i did maths all my throughout my time in america and i did good but i think the academic level is easier then a level and i haven't done chemistry in america since i was doing biology so would it be to hard to do chemistry?Did i miss too much? I'm not very bright at maths but i did improve in america.
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    I would do maths as the jump from GCSE chemistry to a-level chemistry is greater in my opinion Maths sort of eases you in with C1 (first module)
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    (Original post by sarah1223)
    well basically my dilemma is that i want to do something that needs either maths or chemistry i would want to study zoology or be a vet something in that field.. however i did maths all my throughout my time in america and i did good but i think the academic level is easier then a level and i haven't done chemistry in america since i was doing biology so would it be to hard to do chemistry?Did i miss too much? I'm not very bright at maths but i did improve in america.
    Again, what are your other A-levels?

    Look at zoology course requirements.
    Usually Biology plus another science. e.g. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/biosci...______________

    Then look at veterinary course requirements.
    Bristol requires Chemistry plus another "lab-based" science (i.e. not maths).
    http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/under...inary-science/

    Other universities may have different requirements - you need to do the research.

    But yes I'd be concerned about you trying to do A-level Chemistry with zero prior chemistry experience. Maths would seem to be a better bet, but may close the vetmed door for you. And not being "bright" at maths is a concern also...

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