Component 1 - Written Exam

Exam Overview

This is a document-based question exam. There are 3 questions, some short answer and some longer essay-style questions (no multiple choice, matching, true/false, etc.)

The questions take the same form regardless of topic. Note the command words!

  • Question 1

    • Identify 2 examples of...

    • Explain 2 benefits of...

  • Question 2

    • Assess the strengths and weaknesses of the evidence used in one of the sources.

  • Question 3

    • To what extent is author 1's argument stronger than the argument made by author 2?