Understanding Historical Sources / Reading Comprehension

Total Marks

Time Spent

3 marks

5 min




WHAT DOES THE QUESTION LOOK LIKE?

  • What, according to Source A, was the significance of the 1925 Locarno Treaty?

WHAT TO PUT IN THE ANSWER?

  • For 3 marks, give at least 3 clear points from the source
  • You can write 4 just in case, to be on the safe side
  • Paraphrase from the source - i.e. put things in your own words
  • Avoid quoting large parts of the source

HOW TO WRITE THE ANSWER?

  • "The 1925 Locarno Treaty is significant because first it..........Second, the Locarno Treaty..........Third, the Locarno Treaty.........."
  • "The first reason given by Source A as to why the 1925 Locarno is significant is..........The second reason given by the Source A..........The third reason given by the Source A.........."