UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS
GCE Advanced Level
MARK SCHEME for the October/November 2007 question paper
Paper 4 (Data Response and Essays – Supplement),
maximum raw mark 70
This mark scheme is published as an aid to teachers and candidates, to indicate the requirements of
the examination. It shows the basis on which Examiners were instructed to award marks. It does not
indicate the details of the discussions that took place at an Examiners’ meeting before marking began.
All Examiners are instructed that alternative correct answers and unexpected approaches in
candidates’ scripts must be given marks that fairly reflect the relevant knowledge and skills
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CIE is publishing the mark schemes for the October/November 2007 question papers for most IGCSE,
GCE Advanced Level and Advanced Subsidiary Level syllabuses and some Ordinary Level
GCE A LEVEL – October/November 2007
© UCLES 2007
(a) Subsistence agriculture, live on dollar a day, 160 out of 173 on HDI, informal sector,
developing tourism, the role of multi-national companies.
Allow marks for initial definition, the development of a point or the explanation of
subsidised farming on the economy.
(b) Jobs in companies that supply the tourist trade but that are not classified as tourist
businesses themselves. Examples should be given.
1 mark for explanation of indirect.
1 each for two examples.
(c) Unskilled, large supply, big employer enforcing minimum wages, seasonal demand,
short term contracts, no unions.
(d) Candidates should draw upon both extracts. The former is more positive and suggests
benefits. The latte