Primary Leaving Mock Examination

SECTION A (40 Marks)

1. Give any one role of a mother in a home.
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2. State one use of a post office to the people in the district.
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3. What does the white colour on the Uganda flag represents?
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4. State one reason why people choose to settle in a particular area. 
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5. Suppose you are appointed to be the RDC of your district, what should be one of your duties?
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6. Name one group of people who provides social services.
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7. After how many years do the people da re-elect their president?
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8. Why was there a need for Uganda to be an independent nation?
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9. How did the occupation of the early migrants influence their settlement?
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10. Which form of transport best for transporting liquids?
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11. Suggest one reason why it  way necessary to introduce the East African passport.
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12. Name any one UN Agency which helps to fight diseases worldwide.
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13. Why was West Africa referred to as the white man's grave?
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14. Which type of forest grows better in the coastal water of East Africa?
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15. Why did Richard Turnbul grant independence to the people of Tanganyika?
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16. What advantages does Africa have over other continents in terms of location?
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17. Harsh desert conditions are expanding towards Uganda. State one way Ugandans can prevent it.
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18. How can the government of Uganda help to reducehiked prices of goods?
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19. What evidence is there to show that Uganda plateau is tilted to the North?
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20. What is the use of the weather instrument above? ________________________________________________________________________________
21. Which group of foreigners entered Uganda first?
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22. How can man improve the climate of an area from being poor to being good?
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23. How was taxation as a policy in Uganda a problem during colonial time?
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24. Why does it take the government of Uganda a period of ten years to carryout population census?
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25. Why causes arid regions to have very hot days and cold nights?
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26. Below is map of Africa. Use it to locate the Drakensberg Mountains  using letter D.
Sketch Map
27. How can a farmer make good use of the grass and other plants that grow in and around his or her garden?
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28. Briefly explain how man can make use of a mountain to support life.
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29. Give one  reason why the government of Uganda is dividing up big districts into small districts.
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30. What reason would you give if you want to clear away a forest?
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31. What are non-renewable resources?
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32. Which group of people were the original inhabitants of Central Africa?
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33. Egypt is one of the industrialised countries in Africa. Mention any one factor that favoured the industrialisation development in this country.
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34. Apart from using boycotts and rebellions, how else did Africans demand for their independence?
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35. What is the direction of Kenya from Uganda?
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For the questions from 36-40, answer either Christianity or Islamic questions but not both.
36. Either: How do you differ from other people?
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Or: What do we call the compulsory holy journey to Mecca?
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37. Either: What any one person in the Bible who received God's messages.
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Or: Name any one of the ten common angels in Islam.
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38. Either: What lesson do Christians learn from the story  of a good Samaritan?
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Or: Suggest one benefit of praying (performing salah).
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39. Either: How can you as a Christian restore a broken relationship?
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Or:  Why do Muslims collect zakat during the month of Ramadhan?
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40. Either: Why is the Holy Communion celebrated in Christianity?
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Or: In which one way did the intoduction of Islam develop Uganda?
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SECTION B (60 MARKS)
41. (a) Identify one district in the central region of Uganda.
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(b) Suggest any three ways how the district authorities can manage its vegetation.
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42. (a) State one way how man benefits from land.
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(b) How did the 1900 Buganda Agreement contribute to the current land problem in Uganda?
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(c) State any two ways how the government of Uganda benefited from the 1900 Buganda Agreement.
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43. (a) Name any two rivers in Africa which end in a delta form.
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(b) Give one reason why there are thick forests along mountain slopes.
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(c) How did the migration of ethnic groups affect vegetation distribution?
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44. Write any four means of communication.
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45. (a) Why was it necessary tp revive the East African Community?
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(b) Suggest any three ways how member states can prevent further collapsing of the East African Community.
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46. (a) Suggest two reasons why you think there should be a bank in your district.
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(b) Give two ways how a bank manager can increase the number of customers in the bank.
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47. Study the map below and answer the questions that follow.
Sketch Map
(a) Which feature is labelled B on the sketch map above?
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(b) Give three characteristics of  lakes formed in the feature labelled B.
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48. (a) State two ways natural vegetation can be a source of employment to people.
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(b) State any two ways how forests support wild animals.
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49. (a) Ugandans were not allowed to export cash crops during the colonial era. Suggest any two reasons why.
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(b) How did Ugandans react to colonial rule?
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50. (a) Match the elements in A with those in B.

List AList B
SpeakerA golden rod representing power in the parliament
Sergeant at ArmsRecords proceedings in the parliament
Clerk to the National AssemblyChairs parliamentary debates
Mace Maintains security in the house and guards the mace
HansardA record of proceedings of the parliament

Speaker:
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Sergeant at Arms:
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Clerk of the National Assembly:
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Mace:
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Hansards:
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For the questions 51-55, answer EITHER Christianity OR Islamic questions BUT NOT BOTH.
51. Either:
(a) What do you understand by the following types of families?
(i) Foster family
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(ii) Institutional family
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(b) Give any two reasons why family members should work together.
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Or: 
(a) List down any two importance of Jumah prayers to Muslims.
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(b) Apart from giving zakat, how else can a Muslim show love to Allah's people?
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52. Either: In four ways, show how Jesus suffered with mankind.
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Or: (a) What is hygiene in the Muslim faith?
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(b) Write down any three lessons we learn from the hadith of hygiene.
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53. Either:
(a) "You will deny me thrice before the cock crows."
(i) Who said the above words?
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(ii) To whom was he talking?
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(b) According to Matthew 18:21-24,  in which two ways can you be different from the unforgiving servant?
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Or: 
(a) Give one reason why it took long for Islam to spread in Uganda.
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(b) In three ways, state how Muteesa I promoted Islam in his kingdom.
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54. Either: Write brief notes about the following personalities:
(i) Adam
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(ii) Noah
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(iii) Abraham
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(iv) Jesus Christ
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Or: Write brief notes about the following personalities:
(i) Prophet Adam
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(ii) Prophet Nuuh
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(iii) Prophet Ibrahim
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(iv) Prophet Isa
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55. Either: List down any four importance of baptism.
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Or: List down four compulsory things done to a dead Muslim (mayit).
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