2006 Paper 1 Maths Ordinary Level Marking Scheme
Coimisiún na Scrúduithe Stáit State Examinations Commission
- Penalties of three types are applied to candidates’ work as follows:
- Blunders - mathematical errors/omissions (-3)
- Slips- numerical errors (-1)
- Misreadings (provided task is not oversimplified) (-1).
Frequently occurring errors to which these penalties must be applied are listed in the scheme. They are labelled: B1, B2, B3,…, S1, S2,…,...