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GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY B061
Unit B061: ICT in today's world

Candidates answer on the Question Paper

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Candidate Candidate
Forename Surname

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INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
Write your name…

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Section A
Answer all questions.
1 A mobile phone is shown below. Some components are labelled.




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Tick one box in each row to show whether the component is input, output or storage.

Component Input Output Storage
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camera

ear phone

flash memory card…

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2 Email, web browsers and other applications are stored on a mobile phone. Hardeep accesses
these by touching the pictures on the screen.
State the correct term for these pictures.
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3 Hardeep accesses the web browser to display a page which is shown below.


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URL: www.hardeep.co.uk…

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4 Julian, a Geography teacher, writes a field trip report and saves it as a file. He wants to send the
report and images from the field trip to his students.
Describe how Julian would send these documents by email.
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6 What is a computer virus?
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Questions 7 to 9 refer to the information in the box below.

A computer system uses sensors to monitor the water in a school swimming pool.




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7 (a) Explain why the sensors are connected to the…

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9 A robot is used to clean the bottom of the pool.
Name one suitable sensor that could be placed on the robot and explain how it could be used to
help guide the robot around the pool.
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12 Describe the main drawbacks of a computer model used to predict exchange rates.
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13 * "Using the internet is a convenient and secure way to buy and sell goods."
Discuss this statement.
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14 WiFi and Bluetooth are both wireless technologies used to connect devices.
Compare WiFi and Bluetooth wireless technologies.
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15 * Discuss why social networks should be used with caution.
The quality of written communication will be assessed in…

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OXFORD CAMBRIDGE AND RSA EXAMINATIONS
General Certificate of Secondary Education

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION
TECHNOLOGY B061
Unit B061: ICT in today's world
Specimen Mark Scheme
The maximum mark for this paper is 60.




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This document consists of 12 printed pages.
SP (SLM) T12103 © OCR 2009 [500/7947/5…

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Question Max
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Number Mark


1 Tick one box in each row to show whether the component is input,
output or storage.
Ticks as shown:
If the candidate has ticked more than one box in a row, then do not award
the mark for that row.
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thank you! :) I hope you have a pleasant day my young chap... very young

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