Biology Paper 2 Nov/Dec 2015

General Comments


The standard of the paper was high and compared favourably with those of previous years. The rubrics were clear. The questions were well spread over the parts of the syllabus. The marking scheme was fair and exhaustive.
The performance of the candidates was better than that of the previous year with a raw mean score of 23 and standard deviation of 11.22 this year compared to a raw mean score of 18 and a standard deviation of 09.75 for the November/December 2014 WASSCE. The total population of candidates that sat for this examination was 208, 245.