P.7 SST & RE PAPER 2

                   SECTION A (40 Marks)
1. Name the element of weather that enables farmers to dry harvested crops easily.
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2. Give one reason why the culture of greeting is important in a society.

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3. Why do areas near the Equator have high temperatures in the months of March and September?
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4. Mention one common problem faced by people who settle in wetland areas.
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5. Name the bank which funds the activities of the East African Community.
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6. How were the legislative councils useful to the colonial government?
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7. Why do people prefer using modern means of communication to tradition ones?
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8. In the space provided below, draw a map symbol for a dam.












9. Why was the cement industry built in Tororo but not in Kampala?
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10. What type of wood is obtained from forests that in areas which receive plenty of rainfall?
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11. Why were there few Europeans who travelled across the Sahara Desert?
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12. Mention any one activity carried out on the school assembly.
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13. Give one method of preserving fish in Uganda.
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14. What is the main cause of the refugee problem in Africa?
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15. Name the type of climate which is wet and hot throughout the year.
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16. Give one reason that causes changes in population distribution in different places.
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17. Mention any one way how waterfalls are important to the power industry.
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18. State any one reason why family planning services are good in a country.
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19. What is the use of an anemometer at a weather station?
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20. Give any one way how hotels promote the tourism industry in East Africa.
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21. Give one reason why we need teachers at school.
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22. Name the side of a highland which receives heavy rainfall.
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23. Give the main reason why African leaders didn't want slave trade to end.
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24. How was the formation of Atlas Mountains in Morocco different from that of the Drakensberg mountains in Lesotho?
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25. Name the kind of tax which is charged on goods locally made in Uganda?
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26. Why was the first Pan African Conference in Africa held in Ghana in 1958?
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27. Give one reason why subsistence farming is cheap to carryout.
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28. Mention any one product made from clay.
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29.  Give one way how the movement of blacks was controlled during Apartheid rule in South Africa.
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30. State one factor that forced to give independence to the Africans.
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31. Give one reason why the government is putting a lot of money in building markets.
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32. State one reason why monkeys enjoy to stay under the canopies of forests.
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33. Why is it good for a school child to wear a uniform with a badge?
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34. Give any one reason why Uganda is called a landlocked country.
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35. What is population census?
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For questions 36 to 40, answer either Christianity or Islamic but not both alternatives in a number.
36. Either: Give one way how a prayer is important in the life of a Christian.
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Or: Give one way how a prayer is important in the life of a  Muslim.
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37. Either: Why is Mount Sinai important to Christians?
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Or: Why is the Hira Cave on Mount Jabal-al-Noor important to Muslims?
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38. Either: Mention any one way how Christians show love and kindness to those who are in need.
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Or: Mention any one way how Muslims show love and kindness to those who are in need.
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39. Either:  State one reason why a Christian should repent after sinning.
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Or:  Why should a Muslim repent after sinning?
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40. Either: How is Namugongo important to Christians today?
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Or: How is Mecca important to Muslims today?
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                                                     SECTION B (60 MARKS)
41. Study the map below and use it to answer the questions that follow.

(a) Name the national park located in the shaded area on the map.
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(b) Give the compass direction of town A from town B.
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(c) Name the river marked Q.
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(d) Which suitable industry can be established in the area marked XX?
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42. (a) Name the units for measuring rainfall.
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(b) Give any two reasons why some areas of Uganda lack reliable rainfall.
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(c) State one way how the planting of trees helps to improve on the climate of an area.
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43. (a) Name the major cash crop grown on the Gezira Irrigation Scheme.
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(b) Mention the method of irrigation used on the Gezira Irrigation Scheme.
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(c) Give any two benefits of the Gezira Irrigation Scheme to the people.
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44. (a) Write UNICEF in full.
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(b) State any two ways how UNICEF has helped to promote the health of the people of Uganda.
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(c) Mention any one challenge facing the above organisation in its work.
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45. (a) Name the feature which helps pedestrians to cross busy roads.
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(b) State one other way of ensuring safety on the road.
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(c) Give one reason why the road network is not well developed in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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(d) State one way how bad roads affect trade activities in a country.
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46. (a) Which international organisation unites all oil producing countries in Africa?
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(b) Mention the largest oil producing country in Africa.

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(c) Give any two ways how the organisation named in (a) above is of benefit to its member states.
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47. Match and re-write the people in List A with their historic contribution in List B. 

List AList B
Nuwa MbagutaSigned the provisional Namirembe Agreement
Michael KintuWas the first Chief Minister of Uganda
Benedict KiwanukaExtended British rule to Western Uganda
Zakaria KisingiriWas one of the regents of Kabaka Daudi Chwa

(a) Nuwa Mbaguta: 
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(b) Benedict Kiwanuka: 
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(c) Michael Kintu:
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(d) Zakaria Kisingiri:
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48. (a) Name any one  pastoral tribe that lives in the semi-arid areas of Uganda.
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(b) State any two problems faced by people living in semi-arid areas of East Africa.
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(c) How can the semi-arid areas of East Africa be put under effective agriculture?
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49. (a) Which body in Uganda educates people about the need to respect human rights?
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(b) Give one how women's rights have been promoted in Uganda.
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(c) State any two ways how the rights of a girl child are violeted in some parts of Uganda.
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50. (a) Give any two ways through which leaders are got in Uganda.
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(b) State one conditions that allows one to vote in Uganda.
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(c) Mention any one challenge faced during elections in Uganda.
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For questions 51 to 54, answer either Christianity or Islamic but not both alternatives in a number.
51. Either:
(a) Name the celebration which marks the end of Lent Period.
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(b) Give one reason why Christians fast during Lent Period.
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(c) Mention any two things Christians do during Lent Period.
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Or:  
(a) Name the celebration which marks the end of 
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(b) Mention any two things Muslims do during Ramadhan.
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(c) Give one reason why Muslims fast during Ramadhan.
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52. Either:
(a) What is the first commandment according to the Bible.
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(b) Mention any two ways in which Christians observe the commandment.
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(c) Give one way how God rewards people who observe His commandments.
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Or: 
(a) What is the first pillar of Islam?
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(b) Mention any two ways how Muslims observe the above mentioned pillar of Islam.
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(c) Give one way how Allah rewards Muslims who observe the pillars of Islam.
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53. Either: "It is not good for ma to live alone. I'll make a suitable companion for him." (Genesis 2:18)
(a) Who said these words?
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(b) Why were the above words said?
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(c) Where did the the people talked about in the above verse live?
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(d) Name any one of the sons the above people had.
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Or: "O mankind! Be dutiful to your Lord, who created you from a single  person and from him,  he created his wife and from them both, he created and men and women. (Quran 4:1)
(a) Who said the above words?
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(b) Name the two people who are talked about in the above verse.
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(c) Mention any one duty of Muslim men to women according to Islam.
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54. Either: 
(a) Name the prophet who was thrown in a den of lions.
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(b) Why was the above prophet disliked by the governors of the Medes and Persians?
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(c)  What did the above prophet refuse to do?
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(d) Mention any one lesson that we learn from the story of the above prophet.
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Or: 
(a) Name the prophet who escaped from being killed by the people of Mecca.
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(b) Why was the above named prophet hated by the people of Mecca?
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(c) How did Allah protect His prophet from being killed by the people of Mecca?
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(d) Mention any one lesson we learn from the story of the above named prophet.
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FOR BOTH
55. (a) Mention any two common beliefs between Muslims and Christians.
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(b) State any two common practices between Christianity and Islam.
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