JANUARY MOCK EXAMS 2018

OVERVIEW

Paper 2

  • Friday 12th January 2018
  • 1h 30 minutes
  • Map skills questions
  • Short answers
  • Case studies not needed

Paper 1 

  • Thursday 11th January 2018
  • 1h 45 minutes
  • Short, medium and longer answers.
  • Case Studies needed
 

POSSIBLE TOPICS IN PAPER 1:

  • Tourism
  • Environmental Risks of Economic Development
  • Population
  • Migration
  • Rivers 
  • Coasts
  • Development
  • Food Production
  • Industry
 

PRACTICE PAPERS & MARK SCHEMES

 

MAIN REVISION RESOURCES

  • IGCSE Textbook
  • IGCSE Workbook
  • Class notes
  • geo41.com
  • iGCSE Geography App
  • Quizlet flashcards on Quizlet
 

CASE STUDIES

You will need to learn case studies that we have learned about in class. Find/make a case study summary for each one.

 

Rivers

  • Huang He River, China
  • Three Gorges Dam, China
  • Aare River flood, Switzerland 2005

Coasts

  • Typhoon Haiyan
  • Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
  • Tourism in Jamaica / St Lucia
  • Great Barrier Reef

Development

  • Tata Group, India

Food Production

  • Food Shortages in Sudan and South Sudan

Industry

  • Bangalore Hi-Tech Industry, India

Environmental Risks of Economic Development

  • EU Common Fisheries Policy
  • Pearl River Delta, China
  • + other examples

You do not need to know all of the case studies in the textbook, but you can use them to support your answers if necessary. 

 

RESOURCES

IGCSE Course Book

IGCSE Revision App. Free in the App Portal.

 

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