# Mock exam paper B Section A Ordinary Level

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PRE JUNIOR CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION 2014

 Name Class Teacher School
 Question Examiner’s Marks Sec A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Total

2 hours and 30 minutes

JC Business Studies Ordinary Level Only

EXAMINATION BOOKLET

Answer Section A (starting on Page 2) and Section B (starting on Page 9)

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SECTION A

(100 marks)

Answer all 20 questions. Each question carries 5 marks.

1. The following initials are used in technology. What do they stand for?

(Write each answer in full in the space provided.)

 RAM VDU
1. Arrange the following customers’ names in alphabetical order:
 MELANIE BRESLIN, MIKE BRENT, MAUREEN BREEN, MELISSA BRENNAN
 (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)
1. Indicate by using a tick ( ) which of the following countries joined the European Union in July 2013 becoming the 28th Member state of the EU.
 Ireland Croatia France
1. There are four factors of production. Two are listed below, name the other two in the space provided below.
 LAND LABOUR
1. Place a tick() after each statement showing whether it is TRUE or FALSE:

TRUE

FALSE

It is legal for retailers to show the following sign on their premises: ‘Goods will NOT be exchanged’

The Consumer Protection Act 2007 protects consumers against false and misleading information.

1. The following line graph shows the rate of inflation in a country over the last 5 year.

Study the graph and answer the questions that follow:

Inflation%

1. Which year had the highest rate of Inflation?

1. How is inflation measured in Ireland?
2. Emmet O’Halloran received his wages in cash. His employer used the least number of notes and coins possible when putting the cash in Emmet’s pay envelope. Complete the Note/Coin Analysis slip showing how many notes and coins of each amount were in the envelope.

NOTE/COIN ANALYSIS

 TOTAL €100 €50 €20 €10 €5 €2 €1 50c 20c 10c 5c 2c 1c €479.58
1. Which one of the following is an example of an...