A/L Econ paper riddled with errors – Teachers Union
Thursday, 07 August 2014 - 16:40
Lanka Teacher Services Union today alleged that the Advanced Level Economics Paper 1 was full of errors and was substandard. In a letter addressed to the Exams Commissioner the Secretary of the Union Mahinda Jayasinghe claimed that the paper held on August 5 was riddled with errors.
The letter adds that the Multiple Choice Questions(MCQ) numbers 23,25,28,29 and 38 had errors and that the whole paper was set in an substandard manner that did not test the students knowledge in the subject.
The Union claimed that the political decision to replace Prof. Dany Attapattu who has been instrumental in setting the Economics paper for a long time had resulted in the substandard and error filled paper.