UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS
GCE Ordinary Level
MARK SCHEME for the May/June 2007 question paper
7094 BANGLADESH STUDIES
Paper 1 (History and Culture of Bangladesh),
maximum raw mark 75
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
Mark schemes must be read in conjunction with the question papers and the report on the
CIE will not enter into discussions or correspondence in connection with these mark schemes.
CIE is publishing the mark schemes for the May/June 2007 question papers for most IGCSE, GCE
Advanced Level and Advanced Subsidiary Level syllabuses and some Ordinary Level syllabuses.
GCE O LEVEL – May/June 2007
© UCLES 2007
The questions on Paper 1 divide into several distinct types:
questions which are either correct (and score one mark) or are incorrect (and score zero).
These can be found in Part (a) of each of the four questions on the paper.
questions which require candidates to relate historical information without analysis. These will
usually be found in Part (b)(i) of Questions 2 to 4 and will be marked on a ‘one point = one mark
questions where there is a hierarchy of correct responses, as in Part (b) of Question 1, Part (b)(ii)
of Questions 2 to 4 and in all Part (c) questions. For such answers, a ‘levels of response’ mark
scheme is used. The candidate’s response is placed in a level according to the best part of
the answer and the mark