Junior Cert Advice

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The Exam

The Junior Certificate Geography Exam is 2 hours for both Higher & Ordinary Level.

Section One of the exam is made up of 20 short questions taken from all parts of the course.This section is worth 60 marks, which is 40% of the exam.

Section Two contains 5 Long Questions. You must do any three.These three questions are worth 90 marks, which is 60% of the exam.


The following are sites which may be helpful

 Link to Junior Certificate Syllabus

Geography Syllabus

Studyclix  (Excellent Resource)



Excellent ebook on Geography Keywords….view sample and purchase by clicking below:

JC Geography Keywords Book