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What is the benefit of bias?

Lets you find out about events, beliefs or opinions

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What are the four types of evidence?

Written, oral, visual, physical

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Written evidence

Newspapers, autobiographies, diaries

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Oral evidence

DVD, music, radio

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Visual evidence

Drawing, painting, poster

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Physical evidence

Bones, pottery, ruins

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What is primary evidence

First hand evidence, comes from the event.

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Secondary evidence

second hand evidence, written after the event happened e.g. school textbook

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chronology

time, date, periods, decades, AD BC

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cause and consequence

long term, short term, results of events, reasons of event

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awareness of evidence

oral evidence, physical evidence, visual evidence, written evidence

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what is bias

Where someone has an unbalanced opinion

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What does a historian do?

An Historian gathers evidence to find out more about the past.

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What is the benefit of bias?

Let's you find out about events, beliefs or opinions.