Exam skills: Compare and evaluate

This lesson will look at answering exam questions which have the command words 'compare' and 'evaluate'. We will look at specific examples of these questions with life cycle assessments and the treatment of potable water.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is another word for finite?

1/8

Q2.What are the 3 fossil fuels?

2/8

Q3.What is the purpose of life cycle assessments (LCAs)?

3/8

Q4.What is the first stage of a LCA?

4/8

Q5.Potable water is safe to drink.

5/8

Q6.Which of the following cannot be used in the sterilisation of water.

6/8

Q7.What are the 2 methods of desalination?

Select two (2) boxes

7/8

Q8.Why is distillation not the preferred method for obtaining potable water?

8/8

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is another word for finite?

1/8

Q2.What are the 3 fossil fuels?

2/8

Q3.What is the purpose of life cycle assessments (LCAs)?

3/8

Q4.What is the first stage of a LCA?

4/8

Q5.Potable water is safe to drink.

5/8

Q6.Which of the following cannot be used in the sterilisation of water.

6/8

Q7.What are the 2 methods of desalination?

Select two (2) boxes

7/8

Q8.Why is distillation not the preferred method for obtaining potable water?

8/8

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Quiz:

Exam Skills - Compare and Evaluate

This quiz will assess your knowledge from this lesson and previous lessons.

Q1.What is meant by sustainable development?

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Q2.Which is of the below is an example of a natural product from the Earth?

2/7

Q3.What is a renewable resource?

3/7

Q4.What is the purpose of life cycle assessments (LCAs)?

4/7

Q5.Which of these is a possible effect on the environment?

5/7

Q6.What is the first step in water treatment?

6/7

Q7.Is sea water safe to drink?

7/7

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Exam Skills - Compare and Evaluate

This quiz will assess your knowledge from this lesson and previous lessons.

Q1.What is meant by sustainable development?

1/7

Q2.Which is of the below is an example of a natural product from the Earth?

2/7

Q3.What is a renewable resource?

3/7

Q4.What is the purpose of life cycle assessments (LCAs)?

4/7

Q5.Which of these is a possible effect on the environment?

5/7

Q6.What is the first step in water treatment?

6/7

Q7.Is sea water safe to drink?

7/7

Lesson summary: Exam skills: Compare and evaluate

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