Edexcel AS Maths Paper 1 and 2 8MA0 - 15th/22nd May 2019 [Exam Discussion] Watch

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https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho...20maths%202019

Unofficial markcheme here please help fill it out!
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The crashmaths papers were easier in comparison. What line did you guys get for the linear model? I couldn't really understand what to do :/
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For the tin question part C(maybe) I think they asked you to find the amount of tin mined in 2023, as opposed to the part A which was up to 2020 or whatever. So you had to do the equation for n+1 and subtract n. At least this is what I did? Saw it was a 2 mark and re read the question and spotted it was differently worded
yeah i agree i think. I believe i worked out how much they’d mined in 4 years (up to jan 1st 2023) and then up to 5 years (jan 1st 2024) then took them away to work out how much was mined in the year 2023 was like 100 and something.
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wait is everyone saying that the last question was 15.0° because I used some whack guessing method to get 15 and was certain that I was wrong
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basically got similar answers to you
well done for getting the last question 😂 only a handful of people in my year understood it
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The crashmaths papers were easier in comparison. What line did you guys get for the linear model? I couldn't really understand what to do :/
have to use H=at+b (i think it was H and t) then sub in both values to get two equations and then solve them simultaneously to get an equation.
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yeah i agree i think. I believe i worked out how much they’d mined in 4 years (up to jan 1st 2023) and then up to 5 years (jan 1st 2024) then took them away to work out how much was mined in the year 2023 was like 100 and something.
Sweet yeah that’s what I did and got something like 100
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wait is everyone saying that the last question was 15.0° because I used some whack guessing method to get 15 and was certain that I was wrong
yup im sure you got the correct answer
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have to use H=at+b (i think it was H and t) then sub in both values to get two equations and then solve them simultaneously to get an equation.
ohhhhhh makes sense. thanks
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The unofficial markscheme can be found here: https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/sho....php?t=5947140

Feel free to discuss the paper on that thread so that more people can find it
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OH NO I DID 2022 and 2023 I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT COMPLLED ME IM SO ANNOYED
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Sweet yeah that’s what I did and got something like 100
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Well i need to revise stats/ mechanics that paper was like 20 pages and so hard....
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Well i need to revise stats/ mechanics that paper was like 20 pages and so hard....
Indeed hopefully can cram enough revision in in the next 6 days ☹️
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Yh i subbed in n=5 tne n=4 then i used the difference
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yeah i agree i think. I believe i worked out how much they’d mined in 4 years (up to jan 1st 2023) and then up to 5 years (jan 1st 2024) then took them away to work out how much was mined in the year 2023 was like 100 and something.
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I'm sitting these papers too. I found pure today okay, a few of the questions were a bit out there but honestly not the worst... hope I'm not jinxing myself! Stats+mechs is definitely my downfall... praying for a nice paper ! Good luck for all of your exams
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I’m not sure what you mean, these are the papers and dates etc ...
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(Original post by Megan Vingoe)
I'm sitting these papers too. I found pure today okay, a few of the questions were a bit out there but honestly not the worst... hope I'm not jinxing myself! Stats+mechs is definitely my downfall... praying for a nice paper ! Good luck for all of your exams
I agree I was okay for most of the front of the paper but the last few I really think didn’t go well but oh well I’ll move on and try my best for next week (which will likely go worse for me!).
Good luck to you also.
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hey guys, please if anyone could help. The bronze silver gold papers.. Should i do them or should i do solomon papers or what exactly im soooooo lost 😭
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do both if u have time but there isn't many crash maths papers for further
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I'm really confused. In Stats & Mechanics, when do you leave your answer as a fraction? When should you leave the answer as it is, or to 2 significant figures or to 3 significant figures? When marking past papers, the mark scheme doesn't show any consistency and I'm worried I'm gonna lose stupid marks here.
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I'm pretty sure its 135, you found 15 degrees and you had 30 degrees you then did 180-30-15 = 135
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I am sooooo not ready for stats and mechanics, like I hope pure saves my grade
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Who’s got some answers for the Stats and mech paper we just done?!
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