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Centre Number Candidate Number For Examiner's Use
Surname
Other Names
Examiner's Initials
Candidate Signature
Question Mark
General Certificate of Secondary Education 1
Higher Tier Tier
Foundation
June 2010 2
TOTAL
Geography
Home Economics 40353F
3562H
H
F
(Food and Nutrition)
(Specification B)
Paper 1
3: Investigating
Managing Places
the Shrinking
in the 21st
World
Century
Monday X 24
Thursday June
June
2010
2010 1.30
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· the insert (enclosed).
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l The maximum mark for this paper is XX.
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· The marks for questions are shown in brackets.
· The maximum mark for this paper is 50.
· You are reminded of the need for good English and clear presentation
in your answers. Where applicable, questions should be answered in
continuous prose. Quality of Written Communication will be assessed in
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Section A ­ Investigating the Globalisation of Industry
Answer either Section A (Question 1) or Section B (Question 2).
Use case studies to support your answers where appropriate.
Total for this question: 50 marks
1 (a) Study Figure 1. Figure 1 gives information about the location of factories owned by
Intel, a Transnational Corporation.
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1 (a)(i) Which one statement below describes a `Transnational Corporation' (TNC)?
Tick the correct box.
A company based only in the UK
A company with factories in many countries
A company that sells products in one country
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1 (a)(ii) Describe the global distribution of Intel's chip assembly and testing factories.
Use Figure 1.
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1 (a)(iii) Name the country where Intel has the most silicon production factories.
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1 (b) Intel is planning to build a new chip assembly and testing factory in China.
1 (b)(i) `China is a good place for a TNC to build a new factory.'
Suggest two reasons why.
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1 (b)(ii) A new factory might benefit the area in which it is built.
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1 (c) Study Figure 2, on the insert. Figure 2 gives information about the location of a
factory. The electronics company Bang & Olufsen owns the factory.
1 (c)(i) What is the approximate straight line distance between the Bang & Olufsen factory and
the centre of Struer?
Circle the correct answer.
1 km 3 km 5 km
(1 mark)
1 (c)(ii) Complete the paragraph below. Choose the three correct words from the following list.…read more

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1 (d) Modern industries are often found in science and research parks.
1 (d)(i) Give two examples of industries that locate on science or research parks.
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1 (d)(ii) Explain why there has been a growth in the number of science and research parks in
more developed countries.
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1 (e) Study Figure 3. Figure 3 shows information about four countries.…read more

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1 (e)(ii) Which one of the following statements is true?
Use Figure 3.
Tick the correct box.
The country with the highest GNI per person has the highest life expectancy.
The country with the lowest GNI per person has the highest life expectancy.
The richer countries have a higher life expectancy than the poorer countries.
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1 (e)(iii) Complete Figure 4 below to show life expectancy in each country.
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1 (e)(iv) How well does the data in Figure 3 show which country is least developed?
Give reasons for your answer.
Use Figure 3 and your own knowledge to support your answer.
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