Chemistry Paper 3 WASSCE (SC), 2018

General Comments

The standard of the paper was high and compared favourably with those of the previous years. The question were straight forward, unambiguous and within the scope of the syllabus.
The marking schemes were detailed.


It was reported that the performance of the candidates was worse than WASSCE for School Candidates, 2017 with a raw mean score of 26.0   and standard deviation of 08.37 compared to a raw mean score of 24.0 and standard deviation of 09.95 for WASSCE for School Candidates, 2018. The total number of candidates that sat the examination was 728,998.