Rural Settlement in the Isle of Purbeck

Specification
Type of questions
Module
AQA B

AS
GGB3


Exam questions

1.
Suburbanisation and counter-urbanisation are two processes taking place in MEDCs.
Choose one of these processes:

a) What is meant by your chosen process? (3)
b) Describe the impact that your chosen process has had on an area within an MEDC.
(7)

2.
Outline the various attitudes that existing residents may have to the growth of a counter-urbanised settlement. (7)


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Specification
Type of questions
Module
Edexcel A

A2
6465 and 6466

Exam questions

6465 question:
Examine how urban communities influence the socio-economic characteristics of rural areas.

Synoptic question:
Examine the changing nature of rural communities in countries at different levels of development.


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Specification
Type of questions
Module
Edexcel B

AS

Unit 2: Managing Change in Human Environments

 

Exam questions

1.
Study Figure 14 – Village Facilities Survey.

a) Draw a graph to show the relationship between population size and service provision in the Isle of Purbeck.
b) Describe and explain the trends shown by your graph.

2.
This section looks at a number of part c) essay-type questions for which this case study would be very suitable.

a) With reference to a named rural area, examine the causes of rural deprivation.

b) With reference to a named village that is either declining or expanding, examine the reasons for this change.

c) With reference to a named rural area that is experiencing counter-urbanisation, examine the causes and effects.

 

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