1. to inform the audience how governments around the world are dealing with Covid-19/the coronavirus
3. It responded too slowly / It was slow to respond.
4. establish an aggressive testing regime; trace patient movements and contacts; enforce strict quarantine measures
5. He suggested “herd immunity” as a way of controlling Covid-19, and this is unrealistic because it could result in more than 250,000 deaths/60 per cent of the UK population to be infected with the virus, and overwhelm intensive care units.
6. Taiwan; Tehran
8. (i) no corrections
(ii) Initial responses to stop people from entering and leaving affected areas were
(iii) The entire country subsequently went into lockdown, and social
mingling distancing rules were enforced.
(iv) Factories that produce
basic non-essential goods were also shut down to curb the spread of the virus.
9. (i) measures