Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.
11 Why did a port originally develop at Manham?
A It was safe from enemy attack
B It was convenient for river transport
C It had a good position on the sea coast
12 What caused Manham’s sudden expansion during the Industrial Revolution?
A the improvement in mining techniques
B the increase in demand for metals
C the discovery of tin in the area
13 Why did rocks have to be sent away from Manham to be processed?
A shortage of fuel
B poor transport systems
C lack of skills among local people
14 What happened when the port declined in the twentieth century?
A The workers went away
B Traditional skills were lost
C Buildings were used for new purposes
15 What did the Manham Trust hope to do?
A discover the location of the original port
B provide jobs for the unemployed
C rebuild the port complex
Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.
Complete the table below.
|Tourist attractions in Manham|
|Place||Features and activities||Advice|
|copper mine||Specially adapted miners’ 16 take visitors into the mountain||the mine is 17 and enclosed — unsuitable for children and animals|
|village school||classrooms and a special exhibition of 18||a 19 is recommended|
|“The George” (old sailing ship)||the ship’s wheel (was lost but has now been restored)||children shouldn’t use the 20|