UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS
GCE O Level
MARK SCHEME for the May/June 2006 question paper
7094 BANGLADESH STUDIES
maximum raw mark 75
This mark scheme is published as an aid to teachers and students, to indicate the requirements of the
examination. It shows the basis on which Examiners were initially instructed to award marks. It does
not indicate the details of the discussions that took place at an Examiners’ meeting before marking
began. Any substantial changes to the mark scheme that arose from these discussions will be
recorded in the published Report on the Examination.
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 discussion or correspondence in connection with these mark schemes.
CIE is publishing the mark schemes for the May/June 2006 question papers for most IGCSE and
GCE Advanced Level and Advanced Subsidiary Level syllabuses and some Ordinary Level
GCE O Level – May/June 2006
© University of Cambridge International Examinations 2006
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 basis’.
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 ‘leve