## What is IB mathematics HL?

General Description: IB Math HL 1 is the first of two years that prepare students to take the IB Higher Level (HL) Math exam. The course covers all topics typically covered during the first two quarters of college calculus. In addition, it also covers additional IB required topics.

## How hard is it to get a 7 in HL Math?

It’s not impossible but it is super hard. HL Maths is pretty much first year bachelors degree maths. The only person I know who got a 7 was an international student at Cambridge during an open day.

**How hard is HL Math?**

Only 14% of IB students take IB HL, an incredibly low take up. Even more remarkably half of this group will only get a level 2-4. Looking at the top end, to get a level 6 or 7 at HL you probably need to have a maths ability in the top 3.5% of all global IB students.

**How do I pass the IB maths exam?**

6 TIPS ON HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE IB MATHS SL EXAM

- USE ONLINE RESOURCE.
- STUDY CONSISTENTLY WELL BEFORE YOUR EXAM.
- REMOVE ALL DISTRACTIONS DURING SET STUDY TIMES.
- GET INTO STUDY MODE.
- REGULARLY REVIEW YOUR CLASSROOM NOTES AND STUDY GUIDE.
- GET A TUTOR.

### How long is the IB math test?

IB Math SL exam consists of two papers, you will be allotted an hour and a half for each paper. Each paper is divided into different sections. You will have to attempt short answer questions and long answer questions. You need to cover the entire syllabus for the exam.

### Is IB math HL hard?

But IB HL maths is probably as difficult as A-level FM, because the questions themselves and the skills needed to answer them are more difficult.

**Why is IB maths so hard?**

But IB HL maths is probably as difficult as A-level FM, because the questions themselves and the skills needed to answer them are more difficult. A-level is modular so you don’t need to combine abilities from multiple areas of the syllabus – you won’t have to mix matrices and differentiation, for example.

**How hard is it to get a 7 in HL math?**