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    How can i achieve a C please help me I'm struggling
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    Okay so a C grade (or a 4) is the lowest pass mark for GCSE. You can achieve it by passing the Higher paper or by doing well on Foundation. If you are struggling, I'd recommend doing Foundation and aiming for a good mark rather than doing badly at higher. That being said, the highest mark available on the Foundation paper is a C, so if you want to aim for a B then you need to sit the Higher paper.
    Hope this helps. Message me if you need help with specific areas or if you have any questions x
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    Do past/specimen papers/questions and identify your weak areas, then go to your teacher/anyone who is knowledgeable of the topic and consolidate those weak areas before reattempting the question(s).
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    (Original post by alannah88)
    Okay so a C grade (or a 4) is the lowest pass mark for GCSE. You can achieve it by passing the Higher paper or by doing well on Foundation. If you are struggling, I'd recommend doing Foundation and aiming for a good mark rather than doing badly at higher. That being said, the highest mark available on the Foundation paper is a C, so if you want to aim for a B then you need to sit the Higher paper.
    Hope this helps. Message me if you need help with specific areas or if you have any questions x
    The Maths GCSE C for 2018 has now gone up to a 5. Making it harder to pass sadly
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    Do the foundation paper, maybe consider getting a tutor if it’s REALLY bad? Does your school do extra lessons or anything? Talk to your parents / school about it
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    (Original post by Ryanathomass)
    The Maths GCSE C for 2018 has now gone up to a 5. Making it harder to pass sadly
    Is it that a 5 is a pass but from recently you have to redo your English and Maths until you get a 4 or above? Or is it a 5?
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    (Original post by Bill Nye)
    Is it that a 5 is a pass but from recently you have to redo your English and Maths until you get a 4 or above? Or is it a 5?
    Last year (when I did my GCSEs) the C grade was moved to a 4. And we were told we were “lucky” because the next years C grade was going to be moved to a 5.
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    A C grade is still a 4 for the upcoming GCSE exams in the next few months
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    Look up the curriculum for the board you are doing, either on their website/another website or ask your teaching for a list. These are the things you will need to revise, not only to learn, but to also understand. It's better to know the later, as it will help you with the first. Try to get to a level where you can teach it to someone else, even if it is the family pet.

    Start revising now with a way that works for you (ie flash cards, mind maps,watching videos etc).
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    (Original post by Ryanathomass)
    Last year (when I did my GCSEs) the C grade was moved to a 4. And we were told we were “lucky” because the next years C grade was going to be moved to a 5.
    Actually, a 4 is still a pass, but a 5 is a 'good pass' as defined by DofE.
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