UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS General Certificate of Education Advanced Subsidiary Level
GENERAL PAPER Paper 1 and Paper 2 Additional Materials:
October/November 2009 2 hours 40 minutes Answer Booklet/Paper
READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS FIRST If you have been given an Answer Booklet, follow the instructions on the front cover of the Booklet. Write your Centre number, candidate number and name on all the work you hand in. Write in dark blue or black pen. Do not use staples, paper clips, highlighters, glue or correction fluid. Answer two questions. Answer one question from Paper 1 and one question from Paper 2. Write the paper number (1 or 2) on the front of your work. Begin your answer to Paper 2 on a new and separate sheet of paper. The total time of 2 hours 40 minutes includes 10 minutes for you to study the questions before you begin your answers. You may make notes during this time if you wish. You are advised to spend no longer than 1 hour 15 minutes on Paper 1. At the end of the examination, hand in your answers to Paper 1 and Paper 2 separately. In Paper 1, all questions carry equal marks. In Paper 2, the number of marks is given in brackets [ ] at the end of each question or part question.
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Answer one question from Paper 1. You should write between 500 and 800 words.
How far is it true to say that leisure interests in your country have changed in recent years?
What makes some forms of historical evidence more reliable than others?
To what degree do you think your government makes good use of tax revenue?
‘Money is ruining sport.’ To what extent do you agree?
What do you understand by ‘alternative’ medicine and what is your view about its role in society?
How far do you agree that cyber crime is an...