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    How will Cambridge view GCSE grade 9? Is a grade 8 still an A*?
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    I think Cambridge will stop thinking in terms of A*s and an 8 will just be known as an 8.
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    (Original post by JammieDodger27)
    I think Cambridge will stop thinking in terms of A*s and an 8 will just be known as an 8.
    How can you justify that?
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    (Original post by Glanviator)
    How can you justify that?
    I can't, just using a bit of common sense. If all applicants have 7s, 8s and 9s then why would you try to convert the three different grades into 2 grades. You would just remove accuracy and be clinging to traditions.
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    (Original post by JammieDodger27)
    I can't, just using a bit of common sense. If all applicants have 7s, 8s and 9s then why would you try to convert the three different grades into 2 grades. You would just remove accuracy and be clinging to traditions.
    Its actually very simply. 7 is an A grade. 8 is the lower end of the A* grade. 9 is the top end of the A* grade. Simple. Ofqual stated this clearly.
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    (Original post by Glanviator)
    Its actually very simply. 7 is an A grade. 8 is the lower end of the A* grade. 9 is the top end of the A* grade. Simple. Ofqual stated this clearly.
    An 8 is a high A or a low A*.

    But if you're gonna answer the thread yourself, don't bother making the thread in the first place.
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    (Original post by JammieDodger27)
    An 8 is a high A or a low A*.

    But if you're gonna answer the thread yourself, don't bother making the thread in the first place.
    I said how are Cambridge going to view them. Not myself nor anyone else.
 
 
 
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