
#1
May2505, 01:46 PM

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does anyone knw the grade boundaries for a/s annd a2 physics i dont think 80% is an A i was told 70ish%




#2
May2505, 01:57 PM

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When I did that course (20002003), I seem to remember the boundaries being something like 75 for an A, 65 for a B, 55 for a C, 45 for a D. However, those are after your marks have been scaled, so don't count on them being right.




#3
May2505, 02:04 PM

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I've since tried to find out properly, they may all be 5% higher than I initially posted (80% for an A), but these are still after scaling.




#4
May2505, 02:16 PM

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edexcel grade boundaries
Isn't it all points now at edexel? I thought that this was how all the AS/A2 exams worked?
OCR (and others I think) award out of 300 points 240 for an A 210 for a B 180 for a C 150 for a D 120 for an E The above is for AS, and for A2 level these are doubled. However, actual marks are 'scaled' meaning that with a mark of 90% or so, you can get 100% Also, at A2 level an A grade goes to those with points totals ranging from 480/600 to 600/600  Hardly discriminating for top pupils is it, especially so as you can resit papers over and over again! 



#5
May2505, 02:59 PM

P: 4

yeh but those are the scaled marks...the actually percent vary's from yr to yr i jus wanted to know an average



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