Don’t forget there are a series of practice questions for each of the topics we have covered at St Ivo – try these interactive practice papers… Suggested answers / content for answers is given once you have had a go.
Category Archives: Interactive Past Papers
Don’t forget ALL the past lesson resources and presentations and an electronic copy of the revision guide are on Schoology for you. However also remember the following useful resources for testing yourself / last minute practice!
Remember the Interactive Practice Paper – try some questions – then click submit to get ideas of what should be in your answer so you can mark yourself.
See how much you know by having a go at the 50 question Multiple-Choice quiz for Challenges to the Planet!
Remember there are the revision cards for Challenges to the Planet available here – get someone to test you!
CASE STUDIES – what case studies / examples should you be make sure you know?
Make sure as well as your usual revision and revising the key concepts – you are clear on the main case studies we have looked at here at the Ivo for tomorrow’s exam.
Unit 1 Effects of climate change – Changes in Crop Production (Ethiopia, Mozambique etc.); Rising sea levels (effects on places like Tuvalu / Bangladesh); Melting glaciers (e.g. Athabasca) etc.
Unit 1 – Example of International Climate Conference – Kyoto (Kyoto Protocol – 1997)
Unit 1 – Local scale response to Climate Change – Huntingdonshire District Council
Unit 1 – Named example – NGO involved in Climate Change campaigning – Greenpeace
Unit 1 – Case Study – Sustainability in the Workplace – either (i) NOKIA or (ii) Marks and Spencers (Plan A) (could also use examples such as Holiday Inn (towels) and companies using skype more to reduce carbon footprint etc.
Unit 1 – Case Studies – Sustainable Transport – (i) London Congestion Charge (ii) Cambridge Park and Ride (make sure you know how these have helped reduce the effects on urban areas – e.g. reduced congestion, reduced pollution etc.)
Unit 1 – Examples – Effects of Resource Extraction – Logging (Cameroon) Oil Extraction(Ecuador) Gold Mining (Brazil), Gas Project(Peru) etc.
Unit 1 – Examples – Sustainable Management Rainforest – Ecotourism, Agriculture & Small Scale Forestry (Costa Rica); Companies taking responsibility (Maxus Energy); Medicinal Uses (Merck) ; Fragrances (Givaudan);Governments taking stand (Kaw Mountain–French Guiana)
The final interactive past paper contains 24 questions specifically for the Challenges to the Planet section of Unit 1. We hope they are helpful!
Following on from this afternoon’s post on Unit 2 questions, here are the new interactive Practice Papers to help you practice answering questions for Unit 3. As with the others, questions can be given randomly and you can opt to answer it under timed conditions. Having finished your answer you can print your response and then see advice and possible answers to help your mark your answers and get help in consolidating your exam technique.
Here are the new interactive Practice Papers to help you practice answering questions for Unit 2. Questions can be given randomly and you can opt to answer it under timed conditions. Having finished your answer you can print your response and then see advice and possible answers to help your mark your answers and get help in consolidating your exam technique.
New interactive Past Papers – updated for 2015. For a more interactive revision experience! Select a question at random or take them all – type your answer and then print and compare it with a suggested answer which will appear when you click submit.
Unit 2 Interactive Past Papers and Unit 3 Economic Change/Settlement coming shortly.