011 - Review
How can you review your work effectively for a test?
The test could include any element from the Resources unit.
The test will last 1 hour.
You will get 5 minutes of reading time.
The test will be out of 42 marks in total.
You will need to write in the answer boxes provided.
You will be examined on the content that you have covered within the Resources unit only.
All of the questions are what we classify as 'Short Answer Questions' (EAQ) which range from 1 mark to 6 marks.
You will be asked to define key subject-specific terms.
There will be a series of data response questions (reading a graph/infographic/diagram).
This relates to Criterion A - Knowing and understanding.
Approaching the Test Questions
Possible Ways to Review
Exam Style Questions
Below are examples of test style questions:
Define the term middle classes. [2 marks]
Define the term water footprint. [2 marks]
Describe the pattern of the global middle classes as shown in figure x. [2 marks]
Using figure x, describe the trend of global water consumption. [3 marks]
Identify the TWO views represented in figure x. [1+1 mark]
Using figure x, compare and contrast countries A and B by commenting on their water consumption. [2+2 marks]
How is the rising GDP of countries impacting resource consumption? [4 marks]
Using examples, explain the concept of a wicked problem. [6 marks]
'Lowering average salaries is the most effective way to reduce resource consumption.' Discuss this statement - TWO arguments for and TWO arguments against. [2+2+2+2 marks]