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  • 1. 

    Unclassified grade (U) is given to these levels except... 

    • A.

      Level 3

    • B.

      Level 1

    • C.

      Level 4

    • D.

      Level 5

    Correct Answer
    B. Level 1
    Explanation
    The unclassified grade (U) is given to all levels except for Level 1.

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  • 2. 

    Hong Kong education system is...

    • A.

      3-6-3

    • B.

      3-3-4

    • C.

      9-3-4

    • D.

      4-4-2

    Correct Answer
    B. 3-3-4
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 3-3-4. This refers to the structure of the Hong Kong education system, which consists of three years of kindergarten (3), three years of junior secondary education (3), and four years of senior secondary education (4). This system allows students to receive a well-rounded education and prepares them for higher education or entering the workforce.

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  • 3. 

    Candidates are expected to choose how many core subjects?

    • A.

      Four core subjects

    • B.

      Five core subjects

    • C.

      Two core subjects

    • D.

      Six core subjects

    Correct Answer
    A. Four core subjects
    Explanation
    Candidates are expected to choose four core subjects.

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  • 4. 

    One of the core subjects in Hong Kong education is...

    • A.

      Chinese language

    • B.

      Geography

    • C.

      Chinese literature

    • D.

      Chinese history

    Correct Answer
    A. Chinese language
    Explanation
    In Hong Kong education, Chinese language is considered one of the core subjects. This is because Chinese language holds significant importance in Hong Kong's cultural and historical context. It is the primary language spoken by the majority of the population and is essential for effective communication, understanding local traditions, and preserving cultural heritage. Moreover, proficiency in Chinese language is crucial for academic and professional success in Hong Kong. Therefore, it is logical to consider Chinese language as a core subject in Hong Kong education.

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  • 5. 

    Category A of the HKDSE consists of how many subjects?

    • A.

      Seven subjects

    • B.

      Ten subjects

    • C.

      Three subjects

    • D.

      Two subjects

    Correct Answer
    A. Seven subjects
    Explanation
    Category A of the HKDSE consists of seven subjects. This means that students who are taking the HKDSE exams in Category A will have to study and be assessed in seven different subjects.

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  • 6. 

    Compulsory parts of the HKDSE cannot be used to replace extended parts.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      I don't know

    • D.

      There are no parts

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    This statement is true because compulsory parts of the HKDSE (Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education) are required and cannot be substituted or replaced by extended parts. The compulsory parts are essential for completing the HKDSE curriculum and earning the diploma. Extended parts, on the other hand, are additional components that students can choose to take to enhance their academic profile but they cannot be used as a replacement for the compulsory parts.

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  • 7. 

    Students who choose combined science will have to choose how many subjects?

    • A.

      Nine subjects

    • B.

      Two subjects

    • C.

      Four subjects

    • D.

      Three subjects

    Correct Answer
    B. Two subjects
  • 8. 

    The candidate can choose a maximum of how many subjects in Category A?

    • A.

      Eight subjects

    • B.

      Ten subjects

    • C.

      Nine subjects

    • D.

      Five subjects

    Correct Answer
    A. Eight subjects
    Explanation
    The candidate can choose a maximum of eight subjects in Category A. This means that they have the option to select up to eight subjects from this category.

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  • 9. 

    There are how many selective questions?

    • A.

      Three/four

    • B.

      Two/three

    • C.

      One/two

    • D.

      Four/five

    Correct Answer
    B. Two/three
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Two/three. This means that there are either two or three selective questions.

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  • 10. 

    The examination normally holds from...

    • A.

      Late March to early May

    • B.

      Early March to early May

    • C.

      March to April

    • D.

      April to November

    Correct Answer
    B. Early March to early May
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Early March to early May." This is because the examination is normally held during this time period. It starts in early March and continues until early May, allowing for a sufficient amount of time for the examination to be conducted.

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