UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS
GCE Ordinary Level
MARK SCHEME for the October/November 2006 question paper
Paper 6 (Alternative to Practical), maximum raw mark 40
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GCE O LEVEL - OCT/NOV 2006
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(i) A & B correct on Fig. 1.1 - anther & ovule clearly indicated ;
(ii) A & B correct on Fig. 1.2 - anther & ovule clearly indicated ;
(iii) A & B correctly related:
anther / stamen / andrecium ; pollen (production) / male gametes ;
carpel / ovule / ovary / gynecium / pistil ;
ovule / female gamete / embryo sac formation AW ;
R: ovum / ova / egg
A: second part alone if first is not nonsense, or if first is blank.
A: ovule etc. once only
(iv) Look for related contrasting statements.
large flower /