A Level Physics OCR Past Papers

Physics A (New From 2015)

November 2020

June 2019

June 2018

June 2017

June 2016

Sample assessment materials

Physics A (Old Specification)

Jun-16

Jun-15

Jun-14

Jun-13

Jan-13

Jun-12

Jan-12

Jun-11

Jan-11

Jun-10

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Physics B (Advancing Physics) (New From 2015)

November 2020

June 2019

June 2018

June 2017

June 2016

Sample Assessment Materials

Physics B (Old Specification)

Jun-16

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Jun-12

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AQA A Level Maths Spec at a glance

The new AQA A level maths specification came into effect in 2017 with first exams in 2018. The following list details the core content within the AQA A level maths course.

  • OT1: Mathematical argument, language and proof (page 11)
  • OT2: Mathematical problem solving (page 11)
  • OT3: Mathematical modelling (page 12)
  • A: Proof (page 12)
  • B: Algebra and functions (page 13)
  • C: Coordinate geometry in the (x,y) plane (page 14)
  • D: Sequences and series (page 15)
  • E: Trigonometry (page 15)
  • F: Exponentials and logarithms (page 17)
  • G: Differentiation (page 18)
  • H: Integration (page 19)
  • I: Numerical methods (page 20)
  • J: Vectors (page 20)
  • K: Statistical sampling (page 21)
  • L: Data presentation and interpretation (page 21)
  • M: Probability (page 22)
  • N: Statistical distributions (page 22)
  • O: Statistical hypothesis testing (page 23)
  • P: Quantities and units in mechanics (paqe 23)
  • Q: Kinematics (page 23)
  • R: Forces and Newton’s laws (page 24)
  • S: Moments (page 25)

AQA A level Maths Exam Structure

Paper 1

The following areas of the course are assessed in paper 1:

  • A: Proof
  • B: Algebra and functions
  • C: Coordinate geometry
  • D: Sequences and series
  • E: Trigonometry
  • F: Exponentials and logarithms
  • G: Differentiation
  • H: Integration
  • I: Numerical methods

Exam structure:

  • Written exam: 2 hours
  • 100 marks
  • 33⅓ % of A-level
  • There are all types of questions from single marks to long answer questions that require multiple steps to complete.

Paper 2

The following areas of the course are assessed in paper 2:

  • J: Vectors
  • P: Quantities and units in mechanics
  • Q: Kinematics
  • R: Forces and Newton’s laws
  • S: Moments

Exam structure:

  • Written exam: 2 hours
  • 100 marks
  • 33⅓ % of A-level
  • Long and short questions.

Paper 3

The following areas of the course are assessed in paper 3:

  • Any content from Paper 1
  • K: Statistical sampling
  • L: Data presentation and Interpretation
  • M: Probability
  • N: Statistical distributions
  • O: Statistical hypothesis testing

Exam structure:

  • Written exam: 2 hours
  • 100 marks
  • 33⅓ % of A-level
  • A mixture of short and long answer questions