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1
Q

what is important in an explain question?

A

BECAUSE

2
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How many marks is an explain question?

A

6 marks

3
Q

how do you start an explain question?

A

One reason why…(link to the question) …was because…

4
Q

how many marks is a describe question?

A

4 marks

5
Q

what should you NOT do in a describe question

A

LIST OR BULLET POINT!!!

6
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How many sentences should a describe question have?

A

Minimum of 4 sentences

7
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how do you start a describe question?

A

link to the question

8
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what method do you use for an evaluate the usefulness question? (evaluation)

A

COWPAT

9
Q

what does the C stand for in COWPAT?

A

content- what does the source tell us?

10
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what does the O in COWPAT stand for?

A

Omissions- what does the source miss out?

11
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what does the W in cowpat stand for?

A

When- when was the source written (usually found at the top of the source)

12
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what does the P in COWPAT stand for?

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purpose- why is the source written, why is it useful

13
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what does the A in COWPAT stand for?

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Author- who wrote the source?

14
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what does the T in COWPAT stand for?

A

Type- what type of source is it, Primary or secondary?

15
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how many marks is an evaluation question?

A

5 marks but maybe add an extra one just incase

16
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how do you start an evaluation question?

A

The source mentions (quote) this is useful because it is accurate