Instructions given to students as they prepare for a comprehension test in modelling

from S. K. Houston

Comprehension test.

This article is called ....... It is written by .....

The examiners have added consecutive line numbers in the margin, with, usually, every tenth line being numbered. This is to facilitate references to the text by both examiners and candidates.

Note that there are some mistakes and misprints in the article.

In their preparation candidates should use a spread sheet or some other tool to investigate thoroughly the procedure described in lines ......, and should attempt to verify the results presented subsequently in the article.

Also candidates should bear in mind the following questions which relate to the modelling process:

You should be able to relate the article to a Modelling Flowchart.

Go to Houston's home page.

Return to Teaching

Return to Home Page