P6 SST & RE Mid-Term One

SECTION A (40 MARKS)

1. Give any one element of a map that helps a map reader to know direction of places.
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2. Name any one country that formed the East African Community of 1967.
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3. Write down the largest physical feature in Uganda.
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4. Why is Rwanda and Uganda facing the same challenges while carrying out trade?
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5. State any one danger of a volcanic eruption.
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6. Why is 8th March of every year a public holiday?
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7. What is vegetation?
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8. Mention one of the commonest legends in Uganda.
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9. Give one reason why people of long ago migrated.
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10. What is the advantage of social services in a country?
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11. State any one type of work people do in our country Uganda.
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12. Give one quality of a good leader.
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13. Write any one of the groups of people who provide social services in our country.
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14. Why did Rwanda and Burundi join the East African Community?
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15. Write one importance of trees in the school compound.
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16. Name the European explorer who entered Uganda from the mouth of River Nile.
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17. What is population growth?
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18. State one problems facing Uganda Revenue Authority (URA).
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19. Who designed the Uganda National Flag?
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20. Give one importance of East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).
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21. Mention one way vegetation affects the climate of East Africa.
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22. The teacher was moving to class in the morning facing East. Where was the shadow of the teacher?
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23. Why was the East African Community revived?
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24. Give one solution to the problems facing land locked countries.
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25. Give one reason why the colonialists used physical features when fixing boundaries in East Africa.
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26. Who introduced the first cotton seeds in Uganda?
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27. Which road sign allows pedestrians to cross busy roads safely?
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28. State the political party which led Uganda to independence?
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29. What does the kob represent on the Uganda's Coat of Arms?
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30. Why is a rain gauge important at a weather station?
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31. State any one challenge faced by farmers in Uganda.
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32. How is a school important in a community?
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33. Give any one social service center in your country.
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34. When was the Uganda National Flag first hoisted?
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35. Who is the top most political leader at sub-county level?
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For questions 36-40, answer either Christianity or Islamic BUT NOT BOTH.
36. Either: Name one Christian religious leader in your community.
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Or: Name one Muslim religious leader in your community.
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37. Either: Why did God send Jesus on earth?
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Or: Why did Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) leave Mecca to Medina?
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38. Either: What term is used to refer to the fasting period of Christians?
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Or: What term is used to refer to the fasting period of Muslims?
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39. Either: Mention any one miracle performed by Moses.
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Or: Mention any one miracle performed by Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
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FOR BOTH
40. Which religion did Ugandans follow before the coming of foreigners?
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SECTION B (60 MARKS)

41. (a) Write EAC in full.
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(b) Apart from Rwanda, mention any other country that joined the East African Community in 2007.
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(c) Give one objective of the East African Community.
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(d) Where is the East African Development Bank located?
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42. (a) What is a landlocked country?
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(b) Besides Uganda, name any one other landlocked country in East Africa.
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(c) State any one challenge faced by land locked countries in East Africa.
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(d) How does promotion of air transport help to develop East African countries?
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43. (a) Name the line of latitude marked 0°.
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(b) State any one function of lines of latitude to a map reader.
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(c) Why are lines of latitude called imaginary lines?
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(d) Name the major line of longitude.
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44. (a) Give the reason why the people of Mbale see the sun earlier than those of Kampala.
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(b) John was facing North and suddenly turned 90° clockwise. Find John's new direction.











(c) The Greenwich Mean Time is 1:00am, what time will it be 30° East of the Greenwich Meridian?











(d) James was going to school in the morning and his shadow was on his right hand, which direction was he taking?
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Study the map below and answer the questions that follow.


(a) Name the country marked with letter A.
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(b) State the capitaL city of the country marked B.
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(c) What is the major cash crop grown at island marked C
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(d) Name any one island district in Uganda.
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46. (a) What is a national constitution?
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(b) What is a parliament?
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c) Give two importance of a national constitution in a given country.
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47. (a) How was Lake Victoria formed?
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(b) Which mineral is got from Lake Katwe?
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(c) Apart from being sources of minerals, give any two other uses of lakes to people.
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48. (a) What is the place of origin for the Nilotics?
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(b) Name any one tribe under the Nilo-Hamites in Uganda.
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(c) Give any one effect for the migration of the Nilo-Hamites in Uganda.
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(d) State any one contribution of the Bachwezi in Uganda.
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49. (a) What is vegetation?
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(b) Give any two economic importance of forests to people.
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(c) Which vegetation zone covers the largest part of Uganda?
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50. Match the following correctly.

List AList B
Rain GaugeWind speed
BarometerHumidity
AnemometerRainfall
HygrometerAir pressure

(i)Rain Gauge:
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(ii)Barometer:
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(iii)Anemometer:
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(ii)Hygrometer:
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For Religious Education questions, answer either Christianity or Islam BUT NOT BOTH.
51. Either: (a) What is uniqueness?
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(b) State any one type of uniqueness.
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(c) Give any one way how people are unique from others.
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(d) What term is used to mean people who are between ten and nineteen years of age?
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Or: (a) What is uniqueness?
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(b) State any one type of uniqueness.
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(c) Give any one way how people are unique from others.
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(d) What term is used to mean people who are between ten and nineteen years of age?
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52. Either: (a) How many apostles did Jesus have?
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(b) Who was the first apostle of Jesus Christ?
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(c) Besides the above mentioned apostle, name any two other apostles of Jesus Christ.
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Or: (a) Who is a caliph?
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(b) Who was the first and immediate caliph of Prophet Mohammed?
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(c) Besides the above mentioned caliph, name any two other caliphs.
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53. Either: (a) What is a talent?
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(b) State any two talents.
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(c) Give any importance of talents to people.
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Or: (a) What is a talent?
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(b) State any two talents.
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(c) Give any importance of talents to people.
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54. Either: (a) Who received the ten commandments?
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(b) Write down any two of the ten commandments.
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(c) How do the ten commandments promote Christianity?
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Or: (a) Who received the torah?
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(b) Write down any two pillars of Islam.
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(c) How do the pillars of Islam promote the Islamic faith?
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55. For Both
(a) What is suffering?
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(b) Mention any two forms of suffering at school.
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(c) Give one cause of suffering at school.
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