￼UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS International General Certificate of Secondary Education
0460/11 October/November 2010 1 hour 45 minutes
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If you have been given an Answer Booklet, follow the instructions on the front cover of the Booklet. Write your Centre number, candidate number and name on all the work you hand in.
Write in dark blue or black pen.
You may use a soft pencil for any diagrams, graphs or rough working.
Do not use staples, paper clips, highlighters, glue or correction fluid.
Answer three questions.
Sketch maps and diagrams should be drawn whenever they serve to illustrate an answer.
The Insert contains Fig. 3 for Question 2, Photograph A for Question 3, Photograph B for Question 4 and Photographs C, D and E for Question 6.
At the end of the examination, fasten all your work securely together.
The number of marks is given in brackets [ ] at the end of each question or part question.
This document consists of 12 printed pages and 1 Insert.
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1 (a) Study Table 1, which shows information about the population and area of selected regions in China.
￼￼Area (square km)
￼￼Population Density (per square km)
￼￼1 600 000
(ii) (iii) (iv)
List the following regions of China from the highest to the lowest population density.
Guizhou Qinghai Shandong
Calculate the population density of Hubei (in people per square km). You must show your calculations. 
Xinjiang is a highland region. Referring to physical factors, explain why some highland regions are sparsely populated. ...