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Physics Jun 2010 Mark Scheme Unit 5

Physics Jun 2010 Mark Scheme Unit 5

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 Mark Scheme (Results)June 2010
GCE Physics (6PH05)
Edexcel Limited. Registered in England and Wales No. 4496750Registered Office: One90 High Holborn, London WC1V 7BH
Edexcel is one of the leading examining and awarding bodies in the UK and throughout theworld. We provide a wide range of qualifications including academic, vocational,occupational and specific programmes for employers.Through a network of UK and overseas offices, Edexcel’s centres receive the support theyneed to help them deliver their education and training programmes to learners.For further information, please call our GCE line on 0844 576 0025, our GCSE team on 0844576 0027, or visit our website at www.edexcel.com.If you have any subject specific questions about the content of this Mark Scheme thatrequire the help of a subject specialist, you may find our Ask The Expert email servicehelpful.Ask The Expert can be accessed online at the following link:http://www.edexcel.com/Aboutus/contact-us/ Alternatively, you can speak directly to a subject specialist at Edexcel on our dedicatedScience telephone line: 0844 576 0037Summer 2010Publications Code UA024551All the material in this publication is copyright© Edexcel Ltd 2010
Mark scheme notesUnderlying principle
The mark scheme will clearly indicate the concept that is being rewarded, backed up by examples. Itis not a set of model answers.For example:(iii) Horizontal force of hinge on table top66.3 (N) or 66 (N)
correct indication of direction [no ue][Some examples of direction: acting from right (to left) / to the left / West/ opposite direction to horizontal. May show direction by arrow. Do notaccept a minus sign in front of number as direction.]
This has a clear statement of the principle for awarding the mark, supported by some examplesillustrating acceptable boundaries.
Mark scheme format
You will not see ‘wtte’ (words to that effect). Alternative correct wording should becredited in every answer unless the ms has specified specific words that must be present.Such words will be indicated by underlining e.g. ‘resonance’1.2
Bold lower case will be used for emphasis.1.3
Round brackets ( ) indicate words that are not essential e.g. “(hence) distance isincreased”.1.4
Square brackets [ ] indicate advice to examiners or examples e.g. [Do not accept gravity][ecf].
Unit error penalties
A separate mark is not usually given for a unit but a missing or incorrect unit will normallymean that the final calculation mark will not be awarded.2.2
Incorrect use of case e.g. ‘Watt’ or ‘w’ will
be penalised.2.3
There will be no unit penalty applied in ‘show that’ questions or in any other questionwhere the units to be used have been given, for example in a spreadsheet.2.4
The same missing or incorrect unit will not be penalised more than once within onequestion (one clip in epen).2.5
Occasionally, it may be decided not to penalise a missing or incorrect unit e.g. thecandidate may be calculating the gradient of a graph, resulting in a unit that is not one thatshould be known and is complex.2.6
The mark scheme will indicate if no unit error penalty is to be applied by means of [no ue].
Significant figures
Use of an inappropriate number of significant figures in the theory papers will normally onlybe penalised in ‘show that’ questions where use of too few significant figures has resultedin the candidate not demonstrating the validity of the given answer.3.2
The use of 
= 10 m s
or 10 N kg
instead of 9.81 m s
or 9.81 N kg
will be penalised byone mark (but not more than once per clip). Accept 9.8 m s
or 9.8 N kg

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