PLE MOCK EXAMINATION

SECTION A

1. Why are farmers in hilly areas encouraged to apply contour ploughing in their gardens?
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2. Give one aspect of climate.
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3. In which way has Libya improved upon its agriculture since it is a desert country?
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4. Differentiate the Bantu  from the Highland Nilotics in terms of their original economic activities.
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5. Which flag was replaced by the Uganda National Flag on independence day?
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6. Mention the largest  landform of East Africa.
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7. State one problem affecting tourism in East Africa.
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8. Historically how was the Liberia and Ethiopia related in their political situation.
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9. How does deforestation lead to loss of soil fertility.
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10. In which one way is democracy exercised in Uganda?
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11. Name the arm of goverment in where the cabinet and ministers and servants belong.
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12. State one way in which the Kabaka's powers were reduced by the 1900 Buganda Agreement.
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13. What is Nationalism?
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14. Why are laws necessary in a community?
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15. Why did British call Ghana Gold coast?
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16. Suggest one way Kenyans are benefiting from Kericho states.
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17. State the factor that makes the use of tractors easy in plateau areas.
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18. Why was the railway line extended from Kampala to Port Bell?
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19. In which african country was apartheid highly exercised?
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20. What is transhumance?
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21. How is a rain gauge placed in order to get accurate measurements of rainfall.
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22. How is the Uganda National Emblem related to Uganda coat of Arm?
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23. Give one way in which the missionary work affected the Uganda's culture.
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24. Give the first group of foreigners to come to East Africa.
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25. Give a reason why Tanzania changed its capital from Da-er-saalam to Dodoma.
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 Use the graph below to answer questions 26 to 30



26. Which type of rainfall is shown on the graph?
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27.What is the lowest temperature recorded on the graph?
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28. Suggest the economic activity that can be done in this area.
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29. Name one month where there was no rainfall recorded.
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30. In which way can man improve on crop growing in this area?
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31. Why did Egypt attempt to colonize Uganda?
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32. Apart from encouraging the growing of cash crops, how else did Sir Hesketh Bell contribute to the economic development of Uganda?
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33. How did the size of Bunyoro-Kitara Empire contribute to its decline?
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34. Which international organisation was formed to maintain world peace after the First World War?
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35. Name one factor of climate which is also an element of weather.
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For questions 36 to 40, answer Either the Christian Or Islamic question but not both
36. Either: In which way did Adam and Eve cause the suffering of man?
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Or: Why is the suffering of man blamed on Adam and Hawa?
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37. Either: Why is Abraham considered as the father of faith?
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Or: Why is Ibrahim called the father of believers?
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38. Either: Why was Jesus hated by the Jews?
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Or: Why did Mohammed fly away from Mecca to Medina?
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