Pre-Mock Examination 1

SECTION A (40 Marks)
1. What name is given to a long wide depression with steep sides on the earth's surface?
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2. Mention the service provided by barbers to the community.
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3. What problem does Rwanda face as a land locked country?
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4. Name one cardinal point of a compass.
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5. What is a picture?
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6. Name the district in which Mabira Rainforest is located.
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7. Give one reason why a school should have a school garden.
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8. Why is important to protect forects in our district?
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9. State any one reason why government of Uganda is encouraging married people to practise family planning.
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10. Why is it useful to have a calender at home?
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11. What title is given to the head of a school in Uganda?
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12. In which way do good roads help crop farmers to get income?
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13. Give one reason why the people of Kabale wear heavy clothes most of the time.
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14. Write the economic activity which makes the Bagisu and the Chagga similar.
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15. How can the citizens of Uganda help their government to improve democracy in the country?
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16. Write any one way how children can be helped to live happily at school.
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17. State one major role played by the Uganda Women's Effort to Save Orphans (UWESO) in our country.
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18. Name the department of the former East African Community which was in charge of railway transport.
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19. Which East African country lies completely in the Southern Hemisphere apart from Tanzania and Rwanda?
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20. In which way is capital important to the development of industries?
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21. Name the ethnic group to which the Sabiny belong.
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22. What information does the sign below give when it is put on the road?


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23. Give any problem faced by a large family with little resources.
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24. Mention one major economic activity that takes place in a market.
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25. Name any one country that stretches its borders to the shores of Lake Tanganyika.
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26. Give any one reason why tourists visit the Sahara Desert.
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27. Why is communal work important to people?
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28. Name the major source of labour in East Africa.
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29. Why did the British have difficulty while turnin Bunyoro into the Protectorate Uganda?
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30. Draw a map symbol for a dam in the space below.










31. Mention any one effect of drunkenness in a family.
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32. Why did the African chiefs need slaves?
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33. Name the stanza of the Uganda National Anthem in which the world learns that Uganda is a land of freedom.
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34. How is Buvuma district similar to Kalangala district in terms of location?
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35. What title is given to a head of civil servants in a district of Uganda?
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For questions 36-40, answer either Christianity or Islamic BUT NOT BOTH.
36. Either: Name the most important holy book for Christians.
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Or: Name the most important holy book for Muslims.
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37.  Either: Name the day when the righteous Christians will be rewarded and evil ones be punished.
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Or: Name the day when the righteous Muslims will be rewarded and evil ones be punished.
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38. Either: In which way is the Devine Authority useful to Christians?
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Or: In which way is the Devine Authority useful to Muslims?
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39. Either: How did God bridge the gap between Himself and human beings?
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Or: How did Allah bridge the gap between Himself and human beings?
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40. Either: Name the first Christian martyr according to the Bible.
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Or: Name the first Christian martyr according to Islam.
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SECTION B (60 Marks)
41. (a) Write the title given to the head of each of the following organs of the government:
(i) Executive
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(ii) Judiciary
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(iii) Parliament
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(b) State any one role of the head of the judiciary.
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42. (a) Name any two services a school provides to a community.
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(b) Give any two difficulties the government of Uganda finds while poviding services to people.
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43. Study the sketch map of Africa below and amswer questions about it.

Photo of Milford Sound in New Zealand

(a) Name the features marked;
(i) A:
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(ii) B:
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(b) What name is given to the imaginary line marked C on the map.
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(c) In which way is line marked C on the map important to a map reader?
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44. Give any two types of migration practiced in Uganda today.
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(b) Write any two changes that occured in Africa as a result of ethnic migrations.

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45. Match information in A to that in B.

No. AB
1. Drainage FeaturePlateau
2.Natural vegetationCrops
3. Relief FeaturesRiver
4.Planted VegetationSwamp

1. Drainage Feature:
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2. Natural vegetation:
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3. Relief features:
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4. Planted vegetation:
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46. (a) What is a bye-election?
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(b) State any three factors that can lead to the organisation of a bye-election.
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47. (a)  Give any two ways petrol stations have contributed to the development of Uganda's economy.
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(b) In which two ways can a government of Uganda support the work of petrol stations in the country?
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48. (a) Mention any two African countries in which whites  settled.
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(b) Give any two reasons why white settlers settled in the above mentioned countries in (a).
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49. (a) Write any two signs of climate change in our communities.
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(b) Give any two ways how climate change can be controlled.
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50. (a) Give any two major tourist attractions in Uganda.
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(b) State two ways through which people of Uganda can develop tourism.
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For questions 51 to 55, answer either Christianity or Islam BUT NOT BOTH.
51. Either: (a) In which two ways can Christians grow in faith?
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(b) Give any two reasons why Christians commit themselves to become faithful.
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Or: (a) In which two ways can Muslims grow in faith?
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(b) Give any two reasons why Muslims commit themselves to become faithful.
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52. Either: Who baptised Jesus Christ?
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(b) Why is River Jordan related to the baptism of Jesus?
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(c) Name any two happenings at the baptism of Jesus Christ.
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Or: (a) Name the angel who brought prophethood to Prophet Muhammad(PBUH).
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(b) Where was Prophet Muhammad when he received the first message?
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(c) In which two ways did Prophet Muhammad react when he received the message?
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53. Either: (a) Who gives hapiness to Christians and other people?
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(b) State any three things Christians should do to have true happiness on earth?
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Or: (a) Who gives hapiness to Muslims and other people?
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(b) State any three things Muslims should do to have true happiness on earth?
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54. Either: (a) Give any two ways in which Jesus preached Christianity.
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(c) Give two reasons why Jesus showed good leadership qualities in his path of faith.
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Or: (a) Give any two ways in which Prophet Muhammad preached Islam.
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(c) Give two reasons why Prophet Muhammad showed good leadership qualities in his path of faith.
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55. Either: (a) Which helper did jesus Christ leave behind for his disciples?
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(b) In which three ways was the helper useful to the disciples?
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Or: (a) Who was the successor of Prophet Muhammad?
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(b) (b) In which three ways was the successor of Prophet Muhammad important in Islam?
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