A-level maths paper is leaked online ahead of tests for third year in a row, sparking probe by exam chiefs

A-level maths paper is leaked online ahead of tests for third year in a row, sparking probe by exam chiefs

EXAM chiefs are investigating after an A-level maths paper was leaked online for the third year in a row. Exam body Edexcel, owned by Pearson, conf

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EXAM chiefs are investigating after an A-level maths paper was leaked online for the third year in a row.

Exam body Edexcel, owned by Pearson, confirmed that “blacked-out images” of two questions had circulated on social media before yesterday’s test.

An A-level maths paper has been leaked on social media - for the third year in a row ahead of tests
An A-level maths paper has been leaked ahead of tests on social media – for the third year in a row
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Pictures went viral on Twitter with a message inviting students to get in touch “if you want tomorrow’s A-level maths, stats and mechanics paper 3 exam”.

Roughly 60,000 students took Edexcel’s maths A-level, which consisted of three papers over last week and this week.

Last year another EdExcel maths exam was leaked to students on social media.

EdExcel said last June that they were looking into a “breach of security” and working with police on the investigation.


But students had reacted furiously over claims that the answers were being sold online for £300 ahead of sitting the test.

Students took to Twitter to voice their anger and dismay after the latest leak
Exam body Edexcel, owned by Pearson, was slammed online by furious students

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