The history of stuff is created for and by the upper school history students of the international school of estonia we are a community of scholars a scholar is excited about learning. Ib examinations: paper 2 you will have two hours to answer one question based on at least two of the part 3 works you have studied you may include in your answer a discussion of a part 2 work of the same genre if relevant. At any time, you can access free podcasts, videos, and articles, relevant to your ib tok essay or presentation, from the site's social media pages the posts also provide links to discussions of woks, aoks and real-life examples so it's worth following or liking them. Essays always benefit from having a conclusion, a direct answer to the question set that reflects your own views of course the conclusion should be consistent with your argument in the body of the essay and should avoid introducing completely new ideas. November 2011 paper 2 topic 1 causes, practices and effects of wars with reference to one war before 1945 and one war after 1945, assess the significance of either air power or naval power in deciding its outcome.
Paper 2 (40 marks at sl and 60 marks at hl, both weighed to 35%, 1 hour 20 minutes at sl, 2 hours at hl) - this paper assesses knowledge on the optional themes studied essentially, sl and hl students sit the same paper except that sl candidates answer two questions and hl candidates answer three from the themes studied, for 20 marks each. For the 15 mark question - this essay is written using exactly the same skills as the 15 mark paper 1 questions wwwthegeographeronlinenet the geographer online is an educational website aimed at providing geography teaching resources for all levels. Paper 2 essays present particular demanding situations to college students in that they regularly contain the ability to handle examples from special areas and constructing comparative essays. Students previously had to study 2 out of 5 twentieth century topics and were examined via essay questions on each of their respective topics of study students now must choose 2 out of a total of 12 world history topics.
An an ib history teacher, i've been waiting to find this question i'm expecting this comes from a student trying to cut some corners on the hard work of coming up with their own research question. Ib2 essay questions (paper 2) world history topic 5 the cold war (continued) assessment focus on essay writing techniques weekly essay homework. Paper 1 is a source based paper which lasts one hour it consists of 4 sources (one of which is visual source such as a cartoon or a map) there are four questions which require students to use their source analysis skills. A list of the steps necessary in order to carry out the research required for writing the ib extended essay - choosing the subject and topic, doing the required reading of ib rules and guidelines, writing the initial research question, and more.
Papers 1 and 2 will be given the first day, paper 3 will be given the second day of history testing content review - selecting your areas paper 3 asks that you write three essays, chosen from twenty-four questions. Section 2, the 'investigation', consists of the actual historical inquiry this section closely resembles a traditional research essay your task is to construct a clear, well-structured, logical and analytical response to your research question. Ib history paper 2 - world history questions topic 1 - causes, practices and effects of war 1 compare and contrast the causes of the first world war and the second world war. 10 most interesting history extended essay topics an extended essay is one which you will not finish overnight it is up to 4000 words in length and will need to be discussed in detail with your teacher or supervisor.
Assessment objectives in paper 1 part (a) of the questions examines assessment objectives 1, 2 and 4 part (b) of the questions examines assessment objectives 1, 2, 3 and 4 maximum marks earned in paper 1. The podcast focuses on how to approach part (b) questions on paper 2 of the exam beginning with a discussion of the mark scheme, it goes on to suggest a generic essay structure that aims to help you provide a 'sustained judgement' throughout your essay. All of these students produce an internal assessment (ia) on a topic of their choice during the course, and sit for two examination papers: paper 1 consists of four sourcework questions, whilst paper 2 requires students to write two essays. There are 25 questions on paper 3, and you have 2 1/2 hours to answer any three (3) of those 25 questions thorough preparation for 5-6 of the ib topics should prepare the student for success on the exam. Ib history paper 2 past questions and markschemes topic 1 causes, practices and effects of war 1 analyse the results of either the first world war or the second world war (may 2005) candidates should understand by results, the actual results of the war - which side won, the effects upon both sides and the wider effe.
1 and 2 will cover topics from 20th century world history topics paper 3 will cover topics from the study of the history of the americas, and makes up 35% of your mark for history in. Sample history essay questions how did the leaders of civil rights movement in america seek to win over public opinion how did the mughal and ottoman military systems differ from one another- what was the policy behind each administrations choice of a military system. Paper 2 drama questions below is a sample of previous paper 2 questions for drama remember that you'll have to write about two (2) of the plays we read 2nd semester ( rosencrantz and guildenstern are dead , death of a salesman , fences or a streetcar named desire .
Ib eng a lit / lang & lit: how to do paper 2 ib economics paper 2 - 4 mark questions - exam technique advice on how to write a history essay in the ib - duration:. Ib history ia (algerian war) essay two of the sources used in the essay, the question a written memoir by henri alleg, the battle of the casbah written by general. Paper 2: world history topics this is the concept-based component of the exams: review the specimen paper there are 24 questions in 12 topic areas it is fine if you can only answer 3 or 4 of those questions, after all you only have to answer 2.