UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS
GCE Ordinary Level
MARK SCHEME for the May/June 2007 question paper
7094 BANGLADESH STUDIES
Paper 2 (Environment and Development of Bangladesh),
maximum raw mark 75
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GCE O LEVEL – May/June 2007
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(a) (i) high sea temperatures
converging air currents
(ii) warm, moist air rises rapidly/evaporation from oceans cools
condenses/creation of latent heat
cold air drawn inwards/in spiralling motion
cold air in centre sinks
(b) (i) rapid rise in sea level
strong winds push sea water onto coast
waves (several metres) high
loss of life
loss of jobs
lack of clean water/contaminated water
disease – cholera, etc.
communications disrupted – affect rescue
difficult for aid to be distributed
fishing boats destroyed