For a level history, answering a source-based question (sbq, in short) requires effective reading and writing skills given that the examination is 3-hours long, it is crucial to plan your time well therefore, we will examine some key concerns in handling this segment of the a level history subject.
In upper secondary history, sbq will comprise 30 marks out of 50 that's a whopping 60% of your grade even if you decide not to take history, you will still have to take social studies.
Before answering the sbq, always identify the issue question given in section a. History notes year 2 2011 @ dhs pre 1819 singapore (myths, legends, singapura) traditional views on pre 1819 singapore history small fishing village raffles came, singapore was inhabited by a few hundred malays and orang laut before 1819, singapore history was non-existent and unimportant 1.
Sbq skills: comparison and contrast questions ( stalin) page history last edited by pbworks 11 years, 5 months ago comparing and contrasting sources : usually two different points of view.