PLE MOCK

SECTION A

1. Why should school children wear school uniforms?
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2. Suggest any one major cause of road accidents in Uganda.
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3. What is the use of a compass to a pilot?
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4. Of what importance is a constitution to a nation?
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5. State one way climate affects human activities in East Africa.
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6. Why was Captain Frederick D. Ludard sent to Uganda?
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7. State any one kingdom that existed in West Africa.
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8. How is Pubung important in the history of Uganda?
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9. What advantage has clonal coffee over rubusta coffee?
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10. Why was the Legislative Council formed in Uganda in the 1920s?
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11. Uganda was a protectorate and Kenya was a colony. Differentiate between a colony and a protectorate.
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12. Apart from water being available, state one other factor that has made irrigation easy in Gezira.
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13. Suggest the main role of lines of longitude and latitude as used on a map.
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14. Which symbol helps to prevent over crowding on a map?
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15. Write the major cause of the Mau-Mau rebellion in Kenya.
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16. What major problem is facing vanilla growers in Uganda today?
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17. Suggest one way in which the UNHCR is different from the Red Cross.
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18. Who was Kakama?
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19. Which African country organised the World Football Cup in 2010?
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20. In which way is the government of Uganda fighting against illiteracy?
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21. Write NEMA in full.
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22. On which lake in Uganda is Port Butiaba situated?
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23. When was the Uganda National Anthem first sung?
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24. Which cash crop is processed by the flu-curing method?
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25. Where are the headquarters of the Food and Agricultural Organisation found?
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26. Who is the current Secretary General of the African Union?
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27. According to your knowledge, state why you should encourage your friends to conserve swamps in the society.
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28. Uganda has put a lot of emphasis on children's rights. Name any one of these rights.
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29.Which international occasion is celebrated every 8th of March?
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30. What do you understand by the term transhumance?
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31. People who sail on lakes and rivers face the problem of drowning. Suggest one way how this can be prevented.
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32. The government of Uganda is stressing that all drivers should have seat belts. Of what importance are the car belts?
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33. Name the largest country in Africa.
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34. State one advantage of forests to man's health.
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35. Mention any one district where palm oil scheme has been started.
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36. What was the major reason for holding of the Berlin Conference of 1884-1885?
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For each of the questions 37-40, answer EITHER Christian OR Islamic questions BUT NOT BOTH.
37. Either: How helpful was Simon of Cyrene to Jesus before his crucifixion?
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Or: Who was Prophet Muhammad's  father?
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38. Either: What is a church according to Jesus' teachings?
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Or: What is the first and foremost duty of a Muslim?
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39. Either: After meeting Zacchaeus, the sinner , what did Jesus do to show that he loved the sinners?
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Or: Suggest one way how a Muslim can show his/her faith to Allah.
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40. Either:  Give one reason why God made the Sabbath a day of rest.
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Or: Why do Muslims make Hijja?
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SECTION B
41. Study the map of Uganda and answer questions a-d.

(a) Which tribal group entered Uganda through route marked B?
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(b) State the major cash crop grown in the area marked A.
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(c) What is the direction of A from B?
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(d) Name the president of country marked D?
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42. in what ways can one become a citizen of Uganda?
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43. (a) Give two ways why consevation of trees is important.
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(b) How can people within your community contribute towards the conservation of trees in Uganda?
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44. Give four ways in which missionaries contributed to the development of Uganda.
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45. (a) What is population census?
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(b) Suggest one advantage of high population.
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(c) State two major problems faced by countries with very high population.
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46. (a) State any two factors that favour the distribution of wildlife in Uganda.
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(b) Why is the security necessary on the development of tourism industry?
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(c) Why is tourism called an industry?
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47. (a) The government of Uganda is advocating for the setting up of small scale industries . Give two reasons for this.
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(b) State one danger of smuggling to the economy of Uganda.
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(c) Name the type of tax charged on locally manufactured goods in a country like Uganda.
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48. (a) Which country sent Sir Samuel Baker to Uganda?
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(b) State one reason why Sir Samuel Baker was sent to Uganda.
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(c) How did the Acholi benefit from the presence of Sir Smauel Baker?
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(d) Give one reason why Sir Samuel Baker was not welcomed by Omukama Kabalega of Bunyoro.
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49. (a) Write MTN in fulll.
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(b) Mention any two mobile  telephone companies in Uganda today.
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(c) Suggest any disadvantage of of a television as a means of communication.
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50. Bwowe, a teacher at Namasagali P/S earns shs. 130,000 per month. He spends as shown below.
Fees - 45,000/=
Transport - 20,000/=
Fuel - 20,000/=
Rent - 25,000/=
Food - 40,000/=

(a) What is the total expenditure per month?











(b) Name the type of budget practiced by this teacher.
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(c) Draw a diagram to illustrate this type of budget.

(d) Suggest any one problem Bwowe is likely to face as a result of this type of budget.
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51. (a) What do you understand by the term child abuse?
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(b) Mention any two forms of child abuse in Uganda today.
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(c) State one  way the government of Uganda is trying to eradicate child abuse.
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52. (a) Name two instruments that are found at a weather station.
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(b) State the function of each of those instruments you have named above respectively.
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For each of the questions 37-40, answer EITHER Christian OR Islamic questions BUT NOT BOTH.
53. Either: (a) In which three ways was the  Holy Spirit helpful to the disciples?
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(b) Suggest any one way in which Christians are still using the gifts of the Holy Spirit.
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Or: (a) What is the role of an imam?
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(b) State three basic qualities of an imam.
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54. Either: Apart from preaching thr Good News to them, in which four other ways did Jesus help the people around him?
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Or: Give any four conditions a Muslim should fulfill before  prayer.
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55. Either: Choose the correct name in List A with those in List B.

List A
Amos
Thomas
John the Baptist
Judas Iscariot
Simon Peter
Joseph of Arimathea

List B
(i)________________________________________buried the body of our Lord.
(ii)________________________________________doubted that Jesus had risen.
(iii)________________________________________fed on honey and locusts in the wilderness.
(iv)________________________________________denied the Lord thrice.

Or: Choose the correct name in List A with those in List B.

List A
Prophet Ayub
Prophet Nuuh
Prophet Yahya
Prophet Musa
Prophet Ibrahim
Prophet Muhammad

List B
(i)________________________________________carried out Hegira.
(ii)________________________________________tried to sacrifice his son to Allah.
(iii)________________________________________built the kaaba.
(iv)________________________________________built the ark.

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