Types of questions in paper 4
All related to geographical investigation
OS Map And Grid References
What is a Hypothesis?
What is a Null Hypothesis?
What are Primary and Secondary data?
What do quantitative and qualitative data mean?
Theme 1: Population and Settlement
Hypothesis 1: Pedestrian flow decreases away from the centre of the CBD
To Investigate this hypothesis, students worked in pairs to do ‘Pedestrian counts’ at 30 points in the town. They decided all counts would be done between 9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. on the same day.
A. Give two advantages of this decision.
(Word Suggestions: Consistency, reliability, enough sampling points to produce sufficient data, peak office hours)
B. Draw a data recording sheet for the pedestrian count