Mock exam paper B Ordinary Level Marking Scheme

PRE - JUNIOR CERTIFICATE 2012

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MARKING SCHEME

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GEOGRAPHY

ORDINARY LEVEL

SECTION 1 – FOLDER (60 MARKS)

Students must answer all questions (20 @ 3m each)

Fossil fuels like coal are burned

3

By remains of animals, plants or other rocks being compressed

3

a.The Eurasian plate

b. At the centre of the plates

1.5

1.5

Waterfall

3

    1. Sand spit
    2. Arete

1.5

1.5

Teaching

3

Stack

3

Crater

3

Bringing water to dry land

3

Burning fossil fuels

3

Washing down of minerals by water

3

Northern (Boreal) Coniferous Forests

3

Granite

3

Tertiary activities

3

Developed country

3

Unemployment

3

Oblique photograph

3

Golf course

3

R352

3

104 metres

3

SECTION 2 (90 MARKS)

Students must answer any THREE questions @ 30 marks each

  1. Rivers
  2. Landforms
  3. name landform- erosion 2m

diagram 4m

  1. name landform- deposition 2m

diagram 4m

  1. Uses 3m
  2. 3 ways humans use rivers

4mx3

Possible answers:

Hydro electric power

Tourism

Transportation

Waste disposal

  1. Problems

Rivers cause problems for people

1mx3

  1. Geographical Mix

A. Irish Soil Types

  1. Brown soil 1m
  2. Gleys soils 2m
  3. Name of soil type
  4. Where it is found

Colour

How it is formed

Soil fertility 5m

B. Traffic Congestion

(i) Many people working in CBD

Shortage off street parking,

People not using public transport

More people own and use cars

5m

(ii) Improving road and railway transport

Road pricing

5m

C. Population Density

(i) Name the country you have chosen 2m

(ii) Name one part that is heavily populated 2m

  1. name one part of it that is highly populated 2m
  2. 2 reasons why heavily populated area has more people than lightly populated

area 4m

  1. Physical Geography
  2. Formation of a volcanoe

5 points of information @ 2m each (10)

  1. Volcanoes and Humans
  2. Named 3 types of damage caused by eruption of volcano @ 2m each (6)
  3. Two ways volcanoes useful to humans named @ 2m each (4)
  4. Extracting Rocks
  5. Three rocks named @ 2m each (6)
  6. Two objections to quarry @ 2 + 2

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