PRE PLE


SECTION A
1. While flying in an aeroplane, John saw and drew Namboole stadium. How should he call his drawing?
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2. Describe the term homestead.
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3. State the similarity in the way Semei Kakungulu and Apollo Kaggwa reacted to British rule.
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4. What does the term archaeology mean?
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5. Differentiate between slavery and slave trade.
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6. Why was Portuguese rule unpopular at the coast of East Africa?
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7. Give any one factor which affects the climate in East Africa.
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8. What is common between the copper belt of Zambia and the Shamba Province of the Democratic Republic of Congo?
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9. Why did the British use the native Africans to construct the railway?
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10. In which way is the Tazara line important to Zambia?
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11. Why do most lakes in the Great Rift Valley have salty water?
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12. Why is pyrethrum an important crop?
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13. Name the company which was sent to carry out trade and administer Uganda on behalf of the British.
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14. Where in Buganda did Captain Frederick Dealtry Lugard built his fort?
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15. Why did German have to lose all her former colonies after World War One?
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16. Briefly explain what you understand by the term economic development.
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17. Give any one use of cotton to you as a Ugandan.
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18. Why did the Masai of Kenya and Tanzania migrate from their original homeland?
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19. Why was Ethiopia not colonised?
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20. Why does Arabica coffee grow well around Mount Elgon?
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21. Give one reason why Jinja developed economically.
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22. Write U.M.A in full.
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23. Which political party led Kenya to independence?
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24. Give one factor which can influence production of goods in a country.
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25. Which European country first founded a colony in South Africa?
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26. What were Bantustans?
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27. Besides taxes, give one source of government revenue.
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28. How are structures (instruments) used to drill oil called?
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29. Where does solar energy get its power?
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30. In which government ministry does the police belong?
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31. Peter exchanged beans for a goat with Alex. What type of trade was he practicing?
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32. What is the highest peak of the highest mountain in Uganda?
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33. Give another word for a house.
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34. Obua helped people without getting any pay. Use one term to describe Obua.
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35. What is the use of alcohol or mercury in a thermometer?
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36. Kato wants to connect electricity to his house, which company would you advise him to contact?
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For each of the questions 37-40, answer EITHER Christianity OR Islamic BUT NOT BOTH.  No marks will be awarded to a candidate who attempts both alternatives in a question.
37. Either: Which angel was sent to announce the birth of Jesus?
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Or: Who was the first woman to become a Muslim?
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38. Either: Name the person Jesus raised from the dead.
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Or: Which prophet in Islam is known for his patience and endurance?
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39. Either: What do Christians remember on the day of Sabbath?
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Or: What is the difference between Iman and an imam?
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40. Either: What was the old name for Paul before Jesus saved him from his sinful ways?
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Or: Name the battle Prophet Muhammad  fought against the Meccan pagans.
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SECTION B
41. (a)  Name any two island countries in Africa.
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(b) Why is it good to practise mixed farming?
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42. (a) Identify any two stone age sites in Uganda.
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(b) Why did the British government decide to take over Uganda as its protectorate in 1894?
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43. (a) Why is it important for countries such as Uganda, Zambia and Rwanda to have a good relationship with Kenya and Tanzania.
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(b) Outline two problems which are being faced by the people who purely practise nomadix pastoralism.
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44. (a) Why had the growing of cotton declinedin the past two decades in Uganda?
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(b) Give any two advantages of a commercial bank.
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45. (a) The diagram below is a rain gauge. Study it and answer the questions that follow.
(i) Name the part marked A.
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(ii) What are the units for measuring rainfall?
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(iii) If you are given the responsibility of placing this instrument, where would you place it?
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(iv) What is the function of part marked B?
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46. (a) Name the latitudes marked:
(i) 23½° S
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(ii) 0°
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(b) Give two methods of curing tobacco.
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47. Study the diagram of rain formation below and answer the questions about it.
(a) Name the parts of the mountain marked:
(i) A
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(ii) B
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(b) Name the type of rainfall received in this area.
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(c) If you were a farmer, which part of the mountain would you prefer and why?
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48. (a) Give the two ytpes of savanna.
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(b) Give any two characteristics in the Equatorial Rainforests.
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49. (a) Give any two problems that hinder most of the African countries to develop.
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(b) What are the advantages of Clonal coffee over Arabica and Robusta coffee?
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50. (a) Why is a radio the most common means of communication in Uganda?
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(b) How does the water hyacinth affect the fishing industry?
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51. Match A with B.

RIVERMOUTH
Albert CookBroght the first bicycle in Uganda
Kenneth BorupBuilt Kisubi College
Robert AsheTreated sleeping sickness
White fathersIntroduced cotton seeds in Uganda

52. (a) Write the last line of the 1st and 2nd stanza of the Uganda National Anthem.
(i) 1st stanza
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(ii) 2nd stanza
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(b) Name any two companies created from Uganda Posts and Telecommunications Co-operation.
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For each of the questions 53-55, answer EITHER Christianity OR Islamic BUT NOT BOTH.  No marks will be awarded to a candidate who attempts both alternatives in a question.
53. Either:
(a) State two ways Jesus helped the needy.
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(b) Give any two examples of sins.
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Or:
(a) Give any four commits that can lead a Muslims to be disqualified from the religion.
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54. Either:
(a) Give any two gifts of the Holy Spirit.
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(b) State any two values we learn from the story of the Good Samaritan.
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Or:
(a) Give any two signs of the Day of Judgement.
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(b) Name two  of prophet Muhammad's daughters
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55. Either: Outline the items (values) which we request God from the Lord's Prayer.
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Or: Give any four groups of Muslims in the Islamic religion.
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