GCSE Geography Unit 1 - Challenges for the Planet Practice Exam B

Practice Exam B for Edexcel GCSE

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GCSE Edexcel
Geography A
Unit 1: Challenges for the Planet
Practice Paper B
Time allowed: 30 minutes Total marks: 25
Name
Centre no. Candidate no.
Information:
You have 30 minutes to complete this exam.
There are 25 marks available in total.
Instructions:
You may use a calculator and ruler.
Write everything on this paper, and you may use spare paper if required.
Do not open this booklet until you are told to do so.
Questions marked with an asterix * will be looking for you to write in clear
sentences using good English.
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Advice:
Work steadily through the booklet.
Check your answers at the end if you have time.
1. Name one internal factor that has led to climate change.
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(Total for Question 1 = 1 mark)
2. How does solar output affect the earth's climate?
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3. Explain how car exhaust emissions are contributing to climate change.
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Total for Question 4 = 2 marks)
5. Explain the key objectives and outcomes of the Kyoto Protocol in 1997.
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Explain in one way how an NGO is working to reduce climate change in the UK.
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(Total for Question 6 = 2 marks)
7. Park and Ride is a sustainable transport scheme used in many urban areas. Explain how one
other transport scheme has been used sustainably, referring to case study information in your
answer.
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Total for Question 7 = 3 marks)
8. For one example that you have learned about, explain how extraction in tropical rainforests is
being managed.
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9. Explain the potential negative effects of global warming on people and the environment. Use
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