# AQA GCSE Mathematics Paper 2 calculator (Higher) 8300/2H - 7 Jun 2022 [Exam Chat]

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AQA GCSE Mathematics Paper 2 calculator (Higher) 8300/2H - 7 Jun 2022 [Exam Chat]

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Well done for finishing the exam! How did it go?
What did everyone get for the perpendicular line one....I got -20.25 and the find X washing power I got 17.6..anyone else
The bound one I got 6.9
Original post by John Eva smith
What did everyone get for the perpendicular line one....I got -20.25 and the find X washing power I got 17.6..anyone else

i got something like 4.57 for the washing powder one but idk if it was correct
Original post by John Eva smith
The bound one I got 6.9

the one about room area? cause i got that too i think
Original post by eviemills4
the one about room area? cause i got that too i think

Yes that one
Original post by John Eva smith
Yes that one

did anyone get that the ice cream cone had volume 99525.66 and that it was 1728 times bigger
i left in terms of pi but yes and yes
Original post by eviemills4
did anyone get that the ice cream cone had volume 99525.66 and that it was 1728 times bigger

Wasn't it 1727 as it said how much times bigger or mabey I'm just wrong
I did not understand the washing power one at all lol nor the geometric proof one ahh
Original post by John Eva smith
Wasn't it 1727 as it said how much times bigger or mabey I'm just wrong

Nah cut it was to do with linear scale factors and are scale factors

i got like
1:12 for linear
so cube them and you get
1:1728 and then to get from one to 1728 you multiply by 1728
Your right!
Any other questions??
The function question?
Original post by John Eva smith
Any other questions??
The ice cream one confused me because it said that the cornet was the hemisphere on top of the cone, and later asked you to work out the volume of the cornet, despite giving you the formula and values for the cone too. I and everyone else I've spoken to calculated the volume for both the cone and cornet.
(edited 2 years ago)
The cornet was the cone and the hemisphere
Original post by eviemills4
did anyone get that the ice cream cone had volume 99525.66 and that it was 1728 times bigger

Yes, yes! IMO the only hard question was the washing powder one