GCSE Practice Papers 2017-05-06T14:26:20+00:00

What are crashMATHS practice papers?

Our practice papers are unique exam-style question papers that we have created to give you an additional source of practice for the new 9-1 GCSE. Although they are primarily tailored towards the Edexcel maths specification, the content is, on the whole, similar to most other GCSE maths specifications. We hope that these practice papers will be useful to you.

Download them here!

Note on printing: if you wish to print our papers, you should note that some printers may not print PDF files to full scale. You may wish to configure your printing settings to ensure that your printer prints at the 100% scale.
  • Practice Set A 

Foundation Tier:

Paper 1 (Non-Calculator)

Paper 2 (Calculator)

We will post the other foundation paper soon.

Higher Tier:

Paper 1 (Non Calculator)

NB: Ignore Q8b and do not attempt to answer it. It will be updated soon, but please ignore it for the meantime. 

Paper 2 (Calculator)

Paper 3 (Calculator)

Mark Schemes (Foundation Tier):

These will be released for the individual papers soon.

Mark Schemes (Higher Tier):

Paper 1 (Non-Calculator)

NB: Ignore Q8b and do not attempt to mark it. It will be updated soon, but please ignore it for the meantime. 

Paper 2 (Calculator)

Paper 3 (Calculator)

Foundation Tier:

We will only be suggesting boundaries for Grade 4 and Grade 5. These will be released once the papers and the mark schemes have been released.

Higher Tier:

Grade Boundaries

You can also find the notional grade boundaries for individual papers on the front of their respective mark schemes.

  • Practice Set C 

Paper 1 (Non-Calculator)

We anticipate to have the full set available by the end of April. These are overdue – we are hoping to have them up here soon. 

Paper 1 (Non-Calculator)

We aim to have the full set available by the end of April. These are overdue – we are hoping to have them up here soon. 

We aim to have the full set available by the end of April.These are overdue – we are hoping to have them up here soon. 

Official Past Papers

Here you can find official past papers for the old specification sat by candidates in previous years. 

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