Turn on thread page Beta
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    7
    ReputationRep:
    What percentage does one need to get correct in order to achieve an A grade in AS maths?
    •  Official Rep
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
     Official Rep
    Sorry you've not had any responses about this. Are you sure you've posted in the right place? Here's a link to our subject forum which should help get you more responses if you post there.
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Revisionwithmae)
    What percentage does one need to get correct in order to achieve an A grade in AS maths?
    Nobody knows. Exam boundaries are set after exams are marked and the results are analysed. There has never been an exam for this specification so there is no track record to go on. Grade boundaries for new specifications have historically been on the low side in every subject because it's a bit harder to prepare for them and there's limited exam style practice available. Maths papers,especially at AS, have tended to be consistently predictable In content and difficulty. My guess is around 78-82% for an A, most likely a bit less for the first round of exams.
    Posted on the TSR App. Download from Apple or Google Play
 
 
 
The home of Results and Clearing

3,267

people online now

1,567,000

students helped last year

University open days

  1. SAE Institute
    Animation, Audio, Film, Games, Music, Business, Web Further education
    Thu, 16 Aug '18
  2. Bournemouth University
    Clearing Open Day Undergraduate
    Fri, 17 Aug '18
  3. University of Bolton
    Undergraduate Open Day Undergraduate
    Fri, 17 Aug '18
Poll
Will you be tempted to trade up and get out of your firm offer on results day?
Help with your A-levels

All the essentials

The adventure begins mug

Student life: what to expect

What it's really like going to uni

Rosette

Essay expert

Learn to write like a pro with our ultimate essay guide.

Uni match

Uni match

Our tool will help you find the perfect course for you

Study planner

Create a study plan

Get your head around what you need to do and when with the study planner tool.

Study planner

Resources by subject

Everything from mind maps to class notes.

Hands typing

Degrees without fees

Discover more about degree-level apprenticeships.

A student doing homework

Study tips from A* students

Students who got top grades in their A-levels share their secrets

Study help links and info

Can you help? Study help unanswered threadsRules and posting guidelines

Groups associated with this forum:

View associated groups

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.