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    Rank your A-levels from easiest :dunce: to hardest :holmes: so we can find out once and for all what was the hardest A-level of 2018!
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    Woo I'm first !

    Easiest to hardest:

    Physics
    Mathematics
    Chemistry

    Haven't started English Lit yet tho
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    easiest to hardest :geography physics maththere is a lot of talk about geography being a subject where you just colour in and is incredibly easy - this is because in my experience it couldn't be more true lol
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    Further Maths
    Physics
    Maths

    (further maths is a cheat code for maths lmao, makes maths childsplay)
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    (Original post by Evil Homer)
    Rank your A-levels from easiest :dunce: to hardest :holmes: so we can find out once and for all what was the hardest A-level of 2018!
    Easiest to hardest for me is
    Chemistry
    Biology
    Maths
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    Back when I did them;

    Maths
    History
    Chemistry - tbh wasn't even that difficult, just lots to know
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    Hardest -

    Economics
    Government and Politics
    Mathematics

    Easiest
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    (Original post by Evil Homer)
    Rank your A-levels from easiest :dunce: to hardest :holmes: so we can find out once and for all what was the hardest A-level of 2018!
    Easiest :cool:
    Geography
    French
    Mathematics
    Hardest :eek:
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    For me it would probably be:
    Maths
    Pre U Physics
    Chemistry
    Further Maths

    Just for the record, I put Pre U physics lower than chem because I think it's harder to get an A* in Chem than it is to get a D2 (the equivalent) in Pre U Physics. However the actual content in Chem is a lot simpler (and way less interesting imo)

    Maths was pretty simple and then Further Maths was all good except for FP3, but it's still pretty hard to get at least 90 UMS average on 3 A2 modules, even if you do 5, so that's why I said it was hardest.
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    Maths
    Further Maths
    English
    Physics
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    1. Media (Easiest)
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    3. ICT
    4. German (hardest)
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    English Literature
    History
    Maths


    Funnily enough my results indicate the reverse
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    Easiest

    English Lit and Lang (probably as I love it so much and want to do English at uni)
    Psychology (it's never been hard, but the workload has been quite tough)
    Spanish (boy oh boy)

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    Easiest-hardest:
    Biology
    Chemistry
    Maths
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    (Original post by Missradioactive)
    Woo I'm first !

    Easiest to hardest:

    Physics
    Mathematics
    Chemistry

    Haven't started English Lit yet tho
    I would say Maths easier than physics
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    Arguably, the easiest are Media Studies, Photography, Sociology, Psychology, anything else like that, where you can basically rote learn a list of facts/studies.

    Hardest: chemistry, physics, maths and further maths (conceptually hard), English Literature and History ('hard' in the sense that you have to read a lot, and then evaluate what you've read).

    I didn't take any sciences, but I think it's generally accepted that maths/physics at an advanced level is difficult.
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    (Original post by joyoustele)
    I would say Maths easier than physics
    physics is maths isn’t it though?
    Both are so hard and I respect anyone that can do them ✨😭✨
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    (Original post by Missradioactive)
    Woo I'm first !

    Easiest to hardest:

    Physics
    Mathematics
    Chemistry

    Haven't started English Lit yet tho
    English Lit will definitely be easier, as long as you (1) read the books (2) remember the quotes and remember to structure your essays properly.
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    Easiest to hardest:
    Politics
    German
    History
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    (Original post by ohdearstudying)
    physics is maths isn’t it though?
    Both are so hard and I respect anyone that can do them ✨😭✨
    A level Maths by edexcel is as simple as 123. But A level Physics on the other hand - whew!
 
 
 

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