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Higher Past Questions
<ul><li>General summary of the questions that have appeared since about 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Remember there are often gr...
1. Population <ul><li>Census (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>Pyramid/trend explanation and consequences (2006, 2005, 2004, 2001, ...
2. Rural <ul><li>Shifting Cultivation (2007, 2002, 1999, 1995) </li></ul><ul><li>Intensive Peasant Farming (2005, 2003, 20...
3. Biosphere <ul><li>Draw profile (2004, 2002, 1995) </li></ul><ul><li>Soil forming processes (2004, 2002, 1999, 1995, 199...
4. Hydrosphere <ul><li>Map (2005, 2003, 2001, 1999, 1997, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Hydrograph (2006, 2002, 2000, 1998) </li...
5. Lithosphere <ul><li>Glacial (2007, 2005, 2001, 2000, 1998, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Coasts (2006) </li></ul><ul><li>Lime...
6. Atmosphere <ul><li>West Africa (2007, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1995, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Atmospheric Circulation (2004, 19...
7. Industry <ul><li>Mapwork (2006, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996) </li></ul><ul><li>Case-Study – why grow & new indus...
8. Urban <ul><li>Map work (2007, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1996, 1995, 1993) </li></ul><ul><li>Remember map work...
PAPER 2 <ul><li>These questions are very similar. Remember: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Causes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conseq...
Urban Change <ul><li>The first ‘general’ question can cause confusion </li></ul><ul><li>Normally a map/graph </li></ul><ul...
Urban Change - ELDC <ul><li>Problems of growth, solutions and effectiveness of solutions (2007, 2005) </li></ul><ul><li>Co...
Urban Change - EMDC <ul><li>Rural-Urban Fringe (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>Site/situation; Housing in the suburbs (2006) </li...
Rural Land Degradation <ul><li>General question on graph/ erosion by wind or water </li></ul><ul><li>Questions on case-stu...
Rural Land Degradation - general <ul><li>Erosion by water and wind processes; methods of conservation (2007) </li></ul><ul...
Rural Land Degradation –  case studies <ul><li>NA & Africa causes; Africa impact (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>NA & Africa impa...
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  1. 1. Higher Past Questions
  2. 2. <ul><li>General summary of the questions that have appeared since about 1994 </li></ul><ul><li>Remember there are often graphs/tables/ diagrams within questions, some which you MUST use, others which may just prompt your answer. </li></ul>
  3. 3. 1. Population <ul><li>Census (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>Pyramid/trend explanation and consequences (2006, 2005, 2004, 2001, 2000, 1997, 1995, 1993) </li></ul><ul><li>Migration (2006, 2002, 1999, 1996) </li></ul><ul><li>D.T.M. (1998, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Changes in B.R./ D.R. – case-study (2003, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Some links here, remember EMDC & ELDC differences; time & solutions </li></ul>
  4. 4. 2. Rural <ul><li>Shifting Cultivation (2007, 2002, 1999, 1995) </li></ul><ul><li>Intensive Peasant Farming (2005, 2003, 2001, 1997, 1995) </li></ul><ul><li>Commercial Arable Farming (2006, 2003, 1997, 1996, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>All the others are a choice – know characteristics, settlement patterns, pop density, changes and their impact </li></ul>
  5. 5. 3. Biosphere <ul><li>Draw profile (2004, 2002, 1995) </li></ul><ul><li>Soil forming processes (2004, 2002, 1999, 1995, 1993) </li></ul><ul><li>Climax Vegetation (2005, 1999, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Plant succession ( psammosere ) (2005, 2003,2001, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1994) </li></ul>
  6. 6. 4. Hydrosphere <ul><li>Map (2005, 2003, 2001, 1999, 1997, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Hydrograph (2006, 2002, 2000, 1998) </li></ul><ul><li>Drawing/ explaining features (2005, 2003, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1995, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Hydrological Cycle (2004, 1998,1996) </li></ul>
  7. 7. 5. Lithosphere <ul><li>Glacial (2007, 2005, 2001, 2000, 1998, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Coasts (2006) </li></ul><ul><li>Limestone (2004, 2002, 1997, 1995) </li></ul><ul><li>Mass Movement (2006, 2003, 1999, 1996) </li></ul><ul><li>These questions are a mix of drawing features, explaining features, identifying on maps/ photographs </li></ul>
  8. 8. 6. Atmosphere <ul><li>West Africa (2007, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1995, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Atmospheric Circulation (2004, 1999, 1996 </li></ul><ul><li>Global Heat Budget (2006, 2005, 2002, 1999, 1997, 1996, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Ocean Currents (2004, 1999, 1997 </li></ul><ul><li>Climate Change (2005, 2001, 1997, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Surface winds can also be asked – 1993 & 1999, link with atmospheric circulation </li></ul>
  9. 9. 7. Industry <ul><li>Mapwork (2006, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996) </li></ul><ul><li>Case-Study – why grow & new industries (2007, 2006, 2005, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1997, 1995) </li></ul><ul><li>Also – environmental impact and general location factors. </li></ul>
  10. 10. 8. Urban <ul><li>Map work (2007, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1996, 1995, 1993) </li></ul><ul><li>Remember map work comes in the different forms (residential, environment, functions, comparisons, land use etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>Case-Study (2005, 2003, 2001, 1997, 1994) </li></ul><ul><li>Includes site & situation, land use and changes </li></ul>
  11. 11. PAPER 2 <ul><li>These questions are very similar. Remember: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Causes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consequences </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Solutions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Effectiveness </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Social, economic, environmental </li></ul></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Urban Change <ul><li>The first ‘general’ question can cause confusion </li></ul><ul><li>Normally a map/graph </li></ul><ul><li>Differences urban growth in ELDC/EMDCs </li></ul><ul><li>Distribution of cities in countries </li></ul><ul><li>Remember case-studies of Pakistan and the UK in general here </li></ul>
  13. 13. Urban Change - ELDC <ul><li>Problems of growth, solutions and effectiveness of solutions (2007, 2005) </li></ul><ul><li>Continued growth & problems/advantages of shanty towns (2006) </li></ul><ul><li>Causes and problems of growth (2004, 2002) </li></ul><ul><li>Problems for residents, solutions & effectiveness (2003) </li></ul>
  14. 14. Urban Change - EMDC <ul><li>Rural-Urban Fringe (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>Site/situation; Housing in the suburbs (2006) </li></ul><ul><li>Traffic congestion in CBD (2005) </li></ul><ul><li>Changes in CBD, transport/shopping/ leisure; conflict on edge of city (2004) </li></ul><ul><li>Specific redevelopment area – causes, solutions, effectiveness (2003) </li></ul><ul><li>Site/situation; general changes in housing/industry/shopping/transport (2002) </li></ul>
  15. 15. Rural Land Degradation <ul><li>General question on graph/ erosion by wind or water </li></ul><ul><li>Questions on case-studies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Causes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Impacts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Solutions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Effectiveness </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Human, Physical, People, Environment </li></ul></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Rural Land Degradation - general <ul><li>Erosion by water and wind processes; methods of conservation (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>Describe & explain rainfall graph (2006) </li></ul><ul><li>Describe & explain wind erosion (2005) </li></ul>
  17. 17. Rural Land Degradation – case studies <ul><li>NA & Africa causes; Africa impact (2007) </li></ul><ul><li>NA & Africa impact; NA & Africa solutions (2006) </li></ul><ul><li>Africa causes & impact; NA solutions & effectiveness (2005) </li></ul><ul><li>NA causes; Africa impact; NA solutions & effectiveness (2004) </li></ul><ul><li>Africa causes & impact; NA & Africa solutions & effectiveness (2003) </li></ul><ul><li>NA causes; NA & Africa impact; Africa solutions & effectiveness (2002) </li></ul>
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