Edexcel Politics Exam A-level 9GE0 P 1,2,3 5th/8th/13th Oct 2020 - Exam Discussion

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Edexcel A-level Politics 9PL0 - Paper 1,2 and 3 5th/8th/13th October 2020

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  • 9PLO Paper 1,2,3 5th/8th/13th October 2020



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I think I did good on the source questions and decently on the first one but I had no idea what to write for either of the 30 markers it was acc a mess. What about you? Which question did you choose?
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I think I did good on the source questions and decently on the first one but I had no idea what to write for either of the 30 markers it was acc a mess. What about you? Which question did you choose?
proper bad, the paper was horrible , i did the voting behaviour source , pressure group and civil liberties one for second and liberalism wby?
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Did anybody else nothave their school finish the whole content before we were kicked out.
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Did anybody else nothave their school finish the whole content before we were kicked out.
yh i did
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yh i did
I didn't finish multiculturalism so I had to teach myself so I'm worried for tommorow especially considering they won't change the grade boundaries.
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I didn't finish multiculturalism so I had to teach myself so I'm worried for tommorow especially considering they won't change the grade boundaries.
how do you know their not changing the grade boundaries?
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how do you know their not changing the grade boundaries?
They said the grade boundaries are being done in the same way as usual.
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They said the grade boundaries are being done in the same way as usual.
they mean that they're going to set them the same way they've done in previous years, so by averaging it out and top 10% get a* and so on
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(Original post by strawberryeater)
they mean that they're going to set them the same way they've done in previous years, so by averaging it out and top 10% get a* and so on
Na they compare it based on the standards of each paper rather than a set amount of people getting each grade.

http://www.aqa.org.uk/exams-administ...ade-boundaries
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please tell me i’m not the inly one who found the ideologies and 2nd questions incredibly hard? cabinet in 2010 there’s very limited you could right it was a ****ing ridiculous question
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i did supreme court for knowledge
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i did supreme court for knowledge
what did u wrote
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what did u wrote
Judicial independece, they can declare an act of incompatibility and their neutrality
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please tell me i’m not the inly one who found the ideologies and 2nd questions incredibly hard? cabinet in 2010 there’s very limited you could right it was a ****ing ridiculous question
I thought it was alright unless I majorly messed up. What ideology did you do?
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Judicial independece, they can declare an act of incompatibility and their neutrality
oh same
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I thought today’s exam was 10x better than the first
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Nationalism was pretty broad which was good
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What questions did you do for the first two?
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