Tue 3 June 2008, The Independent

Passing GCSE maths 'has become much easier'

By Richard Garner
It is now "substantially easier" to obtain a C-grade GCSE pass in maths compared with 20 years ago, academics said. A report by the think-tank Reform published today reveals pupils only need 20 per cent for a C-grade pass in the top-tier paper – compared with 50 per cent in 1990.
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