So, as explained in the Leaving Cert Exam section, the first part of your exam will be a Document Question based on one of three Case Studies.
Every two years, the Department of Education chooses one of the Leaving Cert History topics to be the prescribed topic, meaning it will be the topic that the Document Question will be about.
For the 2016 and 2017 exams, that topic is Dictatorship and Democracy in Europe, 1920 - 1945. Your Document question will be on one of the three Case Studies from that topic:
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