Physics Paper 3A Nov/Dec 2015

General Comments

The standard of the paper was high and compared favourably with those of previous years.  The questions were well constructed and within the scope of the examination syllabus.  The rubrics were clear, concise and unambiguous.  The time allocated was quite adequate.  The marking scheme was detailed, flexible and fair to candidates.

The candidates population of 106,351 with raw mean score of  20and standard deviation of 9.49 showed that their performance compared favourably to that of the November/December 2014 WASSCE with a raw mean score of 20 and standard deviation of 9.95 with 112,342 candidates..