P7 MID TERM II

SECTION A (40 MARKS)
Questions 1 to 40 carry one mark each.

1. Name the element of the map used to interpret symbols on a map.
                                                                                                                                                                 
2. Mention any one group of people who keep security at home.
                                                                                                                                                                
3. Give any one landlocked country in East Africa.
                                                                                                                                                                
4. State  any one way in which the government of Uganda gets its income.
                                                                                                                                                            
5. Why did most explorers come to Uganda?
                                                                                                                                                            
6. Drawa map symbol for a railway line in the space provided below.


7. What evidence is there to show that the Portuguese once lived at the East African coast?
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8. Give any one crop which grows in the Mediterranean climatic zone?
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9. Which organ of the East African Community is responsible for making laws?
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10. Name the Uganan nationalist who designed the Uganda National Flag.
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11. How are social services important to people in our communities?
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12. Identify the process which led to the formation of the Atlas Mountain Ranges.
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13. Give any one activity which can lead to land degradation?
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14. In which East African country was the MAU MAU rebellion staged?
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15. State any one characteristic of Equatorial rain forests.
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16. Give any one problem faced by traders in our district.
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17. Why did the British colonialists use indirect rule in Uganda?
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18. Maria is facing North East. What will be her new direction if she turns 180° clockwise?
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19. Give an example of non-renewable resources.
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20. In which one way does the judiciary punish law breakers?
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21. State any one role of the Chairperson LCV.
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22. How did the migration of the Bantu affect the Bushmen?
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23. Give any one way how children can relate well with their parents at home.
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24. Name any one natural material which can be used to make baskets.
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25. Mention one weather disaster that is commonly experienced in Equatorial regions.
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27. Mention any one factor that can attract many people to settle in an area.
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28. Why is it necessary for the government to protect wild animals?
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29. In  which water body is Sao Tome and Principe located?
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30. From which direction did the River-Lake Nilotes enter Uganda?
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31. Name any one craft item used for Physical Education lessons.
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32. How are the Fulani of Nigeria similar to the Karimojong of Uganda?
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33. State any one way in which the community may benefit from staying near a ranch.
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34. Name the map symbol below.

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35. Why did  Ignatius Kangave Musaazi form the  Uganda National Congress party in Uganda?
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For questions 36-40, answer either the Christianity or Islamic questions but not both alternatives on the same number.
36. Either: Who was the father of Jacob?
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Or: Who was the father of Prophet Yaqub?
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37. Either: Give any one value of work to a Christian.
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Or: Give any one value of work to a Muslims.
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38. Either: Mention any one activity which takes place in the church.
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Or:  Mention any one activity which takes place in the mosque.
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39. Either: State the origin of human suffering and death according to the Bible.
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Or: State the origin of human suffering and death according to the Qur'an.
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40. Either: Mention any one quality of a good marriage partner in Christianity.
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Or: Mention any one quality of a good marriage partner in Islam.
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SECTION B (60 MARKS)
Questions 41 to 55 carry four marks each.
41. (a) Name any one lake crossed by the Equator in Uganda.
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(b) How is the Equator important to a map reader?
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(c) Apart from Uganda, give any two other African countries crossed by the Equator.
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42. (a) Give the meaning of the term culture.
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(b) Write down any one example of material culture in our societies.
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(c) State any two ways in which culture is important to people.
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(ii)_________________________________________________________________________
43. Below is a map of Africa. Study it carefully and answer the questions about it.
Sketch Map
(a) Name the ocean current labelled W on the map above.
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(b) Name the water channel marked X.
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(c) Write any one Bantu tribe found in the area marked C on the map.
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(d) How is port marked R importance to Somalia?
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44. (a) State any two children's rights in Uganda.
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(b) Write down any two responsibilities of children at home.
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45. (a) In which two ways in which are mountains a  disadvantage to the people who live around them?
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(b) Give any two ways in which people can control the above problems.
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46. (a) Mention any two items transported by pipeline transport.
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(b) Write down any two disadvantages of pipeline transport.
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47. (a) Give the reason why plants in desert areas have the following:
(i) thin leaves
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(ii) deep roots
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(b) Give any two problems facing people in desert areas.
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48. (a) Mention any one type of citizenship.
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(b) In which two ways can one become a citizen of Uganda?
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(c) State any one responsibility of a citizen.
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49. (a) What type of electricity is generated from hot springs?
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(b) Mention any two hydro power stations on River Nile in Uganda.
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(c) Why do some Ugandans fail to use hydro electricity in their homes?
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50. Match the information in A to that in B.

List AList B
NamibiaWest Africa
TanzaniaSouthern Africa
NigeriaHorn of Africa
Ethiopia East Africa

Namibia:
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Tanzania:
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Nigeria:
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Ethiopia:
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For questions 51-55, answer either the Christian or Islamic question but not both alternatives on the same number.
51. Either: (a) Who is an apostle?
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(b) Why did Jesus choose the apostle?
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(c) Mention the first two apostles to be called by Jesus.
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Or: (a) Who is a caliph?
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(b) How are caliphs important to Islam?
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(c) Mention the first two caliphs of Prophet Muhammad.
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52. Either: (a) Why is the Bible considered as a unique book?
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(b) Name the two sections of the Holy Bible.
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(c) In which one way is the Bible important to a Christian?
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Or:  (a) Why is the Quran considered as a unique book?
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(b) Name any two prophets talked about in the Holy Qur'an.
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(c) In which one way is the Holy Qur'an important to a Muslim?
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53. Either: (a) Give the meaning of the term reconciliation.
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(b) Write any two traditional way of reconciling  with others.
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(c) State any one way in which reconciliation is important to people.
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Or: (a) Give the meaning of the term reconciliation.
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(b) Write any two traditional way of reconciling  with others.
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(c) State any one way in which reconciliation is important to people.
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54. Either: Complete the table below correctly.
PlaceEvent
Mt. Olives__________________________________________________________
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Noah's ark rested after the flood
Gethsemane__________________________________________________________
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Jesus was crucified

Or:  Complete the table below correctly.
PlaceEvent
Mecca__________________________________________________________
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The first Islamic state
Mt. Ararat__________________________________________________________
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Prophet Muhammad received the Holy Qur'an

55. Both: (a) What is temptation?
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(b) State any two ways how a Muslim /Christian can overcome temptations.
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(c) Who is responsible for tempting Christians/Muslims?
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