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    I've always wondered what a-level grades really mean... Like A is given to students who are the best at there subject and C is for students who are average at there subject but what do all the grades ment to be for.

    A = Top students for the subject.
    B = ?
    C = Average students for the subject.
    D = ?
    E = ?
    U = Failed
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    An A is NOT given to the people who are best in their subject, IMO. There might be people who have a better understanding of a subject than the people that got an A, but due to bad circumstances they may have only got a B or lower.

    I think the grades are just to show the standard of your work at the time... I don't think it gives a good indication of your performance as a whole.
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    they're just grades. just aim higher (cheesy..)
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    TSR interpretation of A-level grades:

    A - satisfactory
    B - poor
    C or below - fail
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    (Original post by tommm)
    TSR interpretation of A-level grades:

    A - satisfactory
    B - poor
    C or below - fail
    Nice one.

    A sensible list would be like follows:

    A = Excellent
    B = Good
    C = Reasonably capable
    D = Lacklustre
    E = Barely passed
    N = Barely failed
    U = Unclassified
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    B=Average now as far as I remember.
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    (Original post by tommm)
    TSR interpretation of A-level grades:

    A - satisfactory
    B - poor
    C or below - fail
    lol I know what u mean
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    I expect it's something like this:

    A = Excellent
    B = Good
    C = Average
    D = Below average
    E = Poor
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    (Original post by tommm)
    TSR interpretation of A-level grades:

    A - satisfactory
    B - poor
    C or below - fail
    I know. I got 2 Bs as well as my 2As and I was gutted :p:
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    U = u r fik, innit
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    wich prt of lesta u frm suprdaz
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    access to what you want to do.
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    Well i suppose in 2010 it will be:
    A*= excellent
    A= satisfactory
    B= Average
    c= Below average
    d= poor
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    (Original post by Bateman)
    Well i suppose in 2010 it will be:
    A*= excellent
    A= satisfactory
    B= Average
    c= Below average
    d= poor

    pfft. . i can't believe that! A should = good
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    (Original post by Malsi101)
    pfft. . i can't believe that! A should = good
    Yeah, to drop from excellent to satisfactory is a bit steep :p:
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    Ok drop from good to satisfactory.

    I think excellent is top 10 in country :p:
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    A = Good memory
    B = Ok memory
    C = Bad memory
    D = ******* useless
    E = ******* useless
    U = ******* useless

    exams don't show anything but memory and if you can't remember enough to get a C then tbh why are you doing A levels
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    A = Hell yeah!!!
    B = Alright
    C = Not too bad
    D = That was pretty useless
    E = erm..oops
    U = Seriously, what the **** are you doing?

    Well, that's my interpretation anyway.
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    (Original post by abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz)
    A = Good memory
    B = Ok memory
    C = Bad memory
    D = ******* useless
    E = ******* useless
    U = ******* useless

    exams don't show anything but memory and if you can't remember enough to get a C then tbh why are you doing A levels
    your wrong, try doing a maths exam
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    (Original post by Big_C.)
    your wrong, try doing a maths exam
    correct. i know a dude with a FAR better memory than me, remembered our biology book like the back of his hand. he was the one with ABB though. alot of logic, common sense, general intelligence and exam technique are needed
 
 
 

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