OCR GCSE Citizenship- 6 mark questions

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OCR GCSE Citizenship- 6 mark questions

  1. 1. 6 MARK QUESTIONSYEAR 11- A343EXAM- 22ND MAY 2013
  2. 2. There are 3 six mark questions 18 marks!They can make a difference of 4 ½ gradesAt least 2 of the six mark questions will link to asource- INCLUDE THEM IN YOUR ANSWERUse the bullets points provided with the questions6 Mark questions-Exam Info
  3. 3. 1) Look at command wordsWhat do these words mean?Do exactly what they say!“What problems are likely to arise whena small number of companies own mostof the media in the UK-Explain one problem in depth…”“Explain how MEDCs can benefit bygiving aid to LEDCs…”
  4. 4. Look at that one word or phrase which links to3.31, 3.3.2 or 3.3.3 and DEFINE IT!2) Define the Key WordsLearn the definitions of all thekey words for the exam!By doing this and giving anexample, you are guaranteed1 mark straightaway
  5. 5. 3) Use P.E.E.LMEDCs can benefit bygiving aid to LEDCs as itcan encourage trade.An example of this iswhen the UK trade withZimbabwe for foodproducts which cannotbe grown here.This helps to maintainrelations betweencountries which can resultin the LEDC becoming anally.Consequently, aid willstimulate trade which willstrengthen the UKs economyleading to more spending.
  6. 6. Mr Ali goes on about this- ALL THE TIME!4) Citizenship ConceptsWhat CT concepts would youinclude in these questions?THE TIME!“Support the view point that ‘shoppers in theUK can make the lives of people in LEDCsbetter”“Describe action that pressure groups orbusiness could take to encourage fairertrade.”“Discuss the viewpoint that ‘there are betterways to help people in LEDCs other thansending money or other emergency aid.”
  7. 7. Mr Ali goes on about this- ALL THE TIME!4) Citizenship ConceptsWhat CT concepts would youinclude in these questions?THE TIME!Remember all these concepts-Fair TradeTHE TIME!Rights TIME! Responsibilities DemocracyDictatorship EconomySustainabilityMulticulturalismCan you think of any more? THETIME!
  8. 8. 5) It isn’t an ESSAY!
  9. 9. Looking at ‘perfect’ six markanswers…This answer is from the exam board- Why does it deserve 6/6?THETIME!
  10. 10. Looking at ‘perfect’ six markanswers…DefinitionS? CT Concepts? Examples? Spelling/Grammer?!
  11. 11. DO YOU NOW UNDERSTAND HOWTO WRITE A 6 MARK ANSWER?Try one-ON YOUR MARKS,GET SET,GO!!!

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