##### Asked by: Beato Samagaio

asked in category: General Last Updated: 24th May, 2020# How long are GCSE maths papers?

**4 hours**(depending on the tier) in exams, split across exams ranging from

**1 to 2 hours**long.

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Similarly, it is asked, how long is a maths paper?

The ideal length is between 20 and 40 pages. A **paper** between 40 and 60 pages is a bit **long**, but would still be considered by any journal. Some journals may reject a **paper** between 60 and 100 pages based on space restrictions.

Subsequently, question is, what percentage do you need to pass GCSE maths foundation? This grade is important since it forms the official “**pass**” of the **GCSE** qualification. This will most likely be attributable to a 68 – 85% in the **Foundation** Tier examinations or 23%+ in the Higher Tier examinations.

Then, how many maths papers are there in GCSE?

Assessments. **GCSE** Mathematics has a Foundation tier (grades 1 – 5) and a Higher tier (grades 4 – 9). Students must take three question **papers** at the same tier. All question **papers** must be taken in the same series.

Is Grade 3 a pass in GCSE maths?

So the answer is yes, they have passed, but no, they have not met the equivalent of the old **grade** C level which many considered to be a **pass**.