Complete the sentences below.
Write NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer
Braille – a system of writing for the blind
Louis Braille was blinded as a child in his 21 __________
Braille invented the writing system in the year 22 __________
An early writing system for the blind used embossed letters.
A military system using dots was called 23 __________
Choose the correct answer A-C.
24. Which diagram shows the Braille positions?
25. What can the combined dots represent?
A both letters and words
B only individual words
C only letters of the alphabet
26. When was the Braille system officially adopted?
A as soon as it was invented
B two years after it was invented
C after Louis Braille had died
27. What is unusual about the way Braille is written?
A It can only be written using a machine.
B The texts have to be read backwards.
C Handwritten Braille is created in reverse.
List THREE subjects that also use a Braille code.
Write NO MORE THAN ONE WORD for each answer.
Complete the notes using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.
Question: Can babies remember any 31 __________
Experiment with babies
baby in cot
some 32 __________
Re-introduce mobile between one and 33 __________ later.
Table showing memory test results
|Baby’s age||Maximum memory span|
|2 months||2 days|
|3 months||34 __________|
|21 months||several weeks|
|2 years||35 __________|
Complete the sentences using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer.
Research questions: Is memory linked to 36 __________ development?
Can babies 37 __________ their memories?
Experiment with older children
Stages in incident:
a. lecture taking place
b. object falls over
c. 38 __________
|Age||% remembered next day||% remembered after 5 months|
|9-year-olds||70%||Less than 60%|
|6-year-olds||Just under 70%||40 __________|
|1. B||21. father’s workshop|
|2. A||22. 1824|
|3. B||23. night writing|
|4. C||24. B|
|5. Hagerty||25. A|
|6. ricky45||26. C|
|7. 29(th) February||27. C|
|8. business||28. mathematics/maths|
|9. conversation/to communicate||29. science|
|10. (at) school||30. music|
|11. loyal||31. (particular) events|
|12. statue||32. string|
|13. (possibly) count||33. 14 days|
|14. gentle (nature)||34. (a) fortnight/2 weeks/two weeks|
|15. donations/donors||35. six months|
|16. search and rescue||36. language|
|17. (international) database||37. retrieve/recall/recover|
|18. love their food/love food/love eating||38. (an) argument|
|19. 80 people||39. 70%|
|20. in a team||40. 40%|
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