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    im not the best at math i didn't even take it for gcse because i did finals instead (american school) what do i do? will i manage?
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    Might be quite difficult for you as topics do require basic GCSE knowledge.

    If you're looking for help - would you want to learn some GCSE maths prior or jump straight into the A-Level Maths help?
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    (Original post by sarah1223)
    im not the best at math i didn't even take it for gcse because i did finals instead (american school) what do i do? will i manage?
    Depends.

    It depends on what you want to do at uni
    Do you enjoy math or are you just taking it because it gets you to where you want to go.
    What other A-levels are you picking alongside it if you were to take it to A-level.

    My advice is unless you intend on working hard on achieving that grade you want, you aren't gonna get it. Maths requires practice over and over again. Its not a subject where you can memorise and thats the end of it.

    My strict opinion is that no you wouldn't be able to take it.
    I'v known many who have just taken it for all the wrong reason such as 'i need to take it' and 'but i want to go to medicine'.

    You can go to med school without maths and if you don't take maths at A-level it isn't the end of the world.

    Its up to you. I can't make you take it and none can but yourself. If you had to ask this question then I don't think you should take it.

    Think about where you want to go to in UNI and what degree course is for you but at the end of the day DO WHAT YOU LOVE.
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    (Original post by Oneiropólos)
    Depends.

    It depends on what you want to do at uni
    Do you enjoy math or are you just taking it because it gets you to where you want to go.
    What other A-levels are you picking alongside it if you were to take it to A-level.

    My advice is unless you intend on working hard on achieving that grade you want, you aren't gonna get it. Maths requires practice over and over again. Its not a subject where you can memorise and thats the end of it.

    My strict opinion is that no you wouldn't be able to take it.
    I'v known many who have just taken it for all the wrong reason such as 'i need to take it' and 'but i want to go to medicine'.

    You can go to med school without maths and if you don't take maths at A-level it isn't the end of the world.

    Its up to you. I can't make you take it and none can but yourself. If you had to ask this question then I don't think you should take it.

    Think about where you want to go to in UNI and what degree course is for you but at the end of the day DO WHAT YOU LOVE.

    i totally understand you but my problem is that i love biology with a passion and for that i would need to take up math... I'm willing to put my all even hire a tutor to help me do you think that would make a difference
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    (Original post by JordLndr)
    Might be quite difficult for you as topics do require basic GCSE knowledge.

    If you're looking for help - would you want to learn some GCSE maths prior or jump straight into the A-Level Maths help?
    yes i want to! i want to start studying before school starts
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    (Original post by sarah1223)
    yes i want to! i want to start studying before school starts
    If you're looking for GCSE help - there's all the tutorials you will need right here:

    https://www.examsolutions.net
    https://www.examsolutions.net/gcse-maths/

    For A-Level maths, Are you talking about AS Levels or actual A-Levels?
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    (Original post by sarah1223)
    i totally understand you but my problem is that i love biology with a passion and for that i would need to take up math... I'm willing to put my all even hire a tutor to help me do you think that would make a difference
    GO FOR IT.
    If you have that fire in you to work at it THEN GO FOR IT.
    by the way biology and maths pair very well
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    (Original post by JordLndr)
    If you're looking for GCSE help - there's all the tutorials you will need right here:

    https://www.examsolutions.net
    https://www.examsolutions.net/gcse-maths/

    For A-Level maths, Are you talking about AS Levels or actual A-Levels?
    thanks ill check them out!
    well i would want to drop it at as level but i don't know if that possible for the course i want to do.. i would want to study zoology or become a nurse something like that
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    (Original post by sarah1223)
    thanks ill check them out!
    well i would want to drop it at as level but i don't know if that possible for the course i want to do.. i would want to study zoology or become a nurse something like that
    Okay, so:

    For Zoology, It's states:

    Zoology is a science-based subject, and most courses won't consider applicants without an A-level in biology and often at least one other science subject too – chemistry is usually preferred, but it could be physics or environmental science instead.

    And I believe it states you need GCSE math knowledge, as well as the other humanity subjects.

    If you're really interested into these two career paths, take some time to research the subjects required to take these routes - I don't want to give any false information
 
 
 
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