P7 SST END OF TERM ONE EXAM


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

1. Which country borders with East Africa in the North East?
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2. How is a title useful to a map reader?
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3. Give the most benefit people who live at the coast of East Africa get from the Indian Ocean.
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4. In which one way do mountains influence climate?
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5. Mention one way people use forests to meet their needs.
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6. Name any one item used at school for proper disposal of rubbish.
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7. Write down one factor that determines the settlement patterns of people in an area.
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8. Write down any one safe way of using roads.
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9. Name the compass direction marked S in the diagram below.
10. Give any one type of holidays.
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11. What title is given to the president's representative at district level?
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12. State any one benefit which Ugandans got from British rule.
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13. Give any one challenge facing democracy in Uganda today.
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14. Why should Uganda carry out a population census?
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15. How has South Sudan benefited from being a member of the East African Community?
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16. Why are shadows of objects shortest at midday?
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17. Give any one problem faced by people who live in the Equatorial climatic zone.
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18. Apart from Baganda, name one other tribe in Uganda which formed a kingdom.
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19. How are wild animals economically beneficial to people?
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20. In which one did the discovery of farming enable early man to live a settled life?
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21. Mention any onesource of raw materials used in making crafts?
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22. Why are people encouraged to save money?
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23. Why are the slopes of volcanic mountains densely populated?
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24. Which difficulties do people face at their places of work?
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25. How can used straws be put to use?
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26. Name the major line of latitude that crosses Uganda.
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27. What title is given to a person who heads a school?
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28. Why is it important for East African countries to co-operate?
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29. Mention any one problem brought about by high population growth.
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30. How are social activities important to people?
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31. Why is land considered as the most valuable resource?
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32. Name any one agreement which was signed by the British with any community in Uganda to bring it under colonial rule.
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33. Why does the national football team of Uganda carry the Uganda National Flag when going abroad for competitions?
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34. Write down any one reason why wetlands should be preserved.
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35.What was the original homeland of the Nilotics?
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For each of the questions 36-40, answer EITHER or CHRISTIANITY question BUT NOT BOTH. No marks will be awarded to a candidate who attempts both alternatives in a number.
36. Either: State any one way Christians can use their eyes to serve God.
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Or: State any one way Muslims can use their eyes to serve Allah.
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37.Either: Who was the earthly father of Jesus Christ?
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Or: Who was the father of Prophet Muhammad?
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38. Either: Give one reason why Jesus was sent on earth.
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Or:  Give one reason why Prophet Isa was sent on earth.
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39. Either: Why did God send Adam and Eve out of Eden?
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Or:  Why did Allah send Adam and Hawa out of Eden?
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40. Either: Name any one item used during baptism.
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Or: Name any one symbol of Islam.
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SECTION B: (60 MARKS)
Questions 41 to 55 carry four mark each.
41. Match words in List A to the corresponding words in List B.
List AList B
Mount RwenzoriVolcanicity
Lake VictoriaMan's activity
Lake KatweFaulting
Kabaka's LakeDown warping

(i) Mount Rwenzori
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(ii) Lake Victoria
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(iii) Lake Katwe
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(iv) Kabaka's Lake
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42.(a) Mention any two products of softwood timber.
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(b) Why are rainforests evergreen?
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(c) State any one commercial importance of forests.
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Study the map of Uganda below and answer question 43.
43. (a) Name the traditional cash crop grown in the area marked yyy.
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(b) Which famous tourist attraction is found in area marked kkk?
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(c) Name the natural forest found near the lake marked M.
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(d) Use letter N to locate the lake famous for crude oil deposits.
44. (a) Write down any two reasons why the Bantu settled  in the interlacustrine region.
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(b) Why did some tribes under the Nilotes change to mixed farming in their new areas of settlement?
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45. (a) Name any two modern means of communication.
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(b) Mention any one advantage of modern means of communication.
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(c) Write down any one barrier to effective communication.
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46. (a) Mention any two causes of insecurity in a home.
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(b) Give any two effects of insecurity in a home.
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47. The table below is about social services and social service providers. Study and complete it correctly.
SOCIAL SERVICESSOCIAL SERVICE PROVIDERS
Education services_________________________
_________________________Police officers
Health service_________________________
Journalism_________________________

48. (a) Give any two sources of government income.
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(b) Write any one way the government spends its income.
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(c) State any one role of URA.
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49. (a) Why does Uganda use English as her official language?
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(b) Mention any one social service improved by colonialists in Uganda.
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(c) Give any two bad effects of colonial rule to the people of East Africa.
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50. Name the first Ugandans to be nominated in the Legislative Council in the following regions:
(i) Western Uganda.
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(ii) Eastern Uganda.
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(b) Write down any one way in which Africans were mistreated during colonial rule.
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(c) How did Africans react to the way they were ill-traeted during colonial rule.
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For each of the questions 51-55, answer EITHER or CHRISTIANITY question BUT NOT BOTH. No marks will be awarded to a candidate who attempts both alternatives in a number.
51. Both: The table below is about creation. Study it and complete it correctly.

DAYGOD'S CREATION
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33rdLand, sea and vegetation
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5thAquatic animals and birds
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52. Either:
(a) Name the first book in the Bible.
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(b) Why is a Bible called a Holy Book?
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(c) Give two reasons why Christians should read the Bible every day.
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Or: (a) Name the first chapter in the Holy Quran.
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(b) Why is a Quran called a Holy Book?
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(c) Give two reasons why Muslims should read the Holy Quran every day.
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53. Either: 
(a) Mention any two types of prayers.
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(b) Give any one reason why Christians pray.
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(c) Why are some of our prayers not answered?
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Or:
(a) Mention any two types of prayers.
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(b) Give any one reason why Muslims pray.
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(c) Why are some of our prayers not answered?
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54. Either:
(a) Who was the mother of Isaac?
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(b) Why did Abraham accept to sacrifice his son Isaac?
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(c) Give any two lessons which we learn from the life of Abraham.
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Or:
(a) Who was the mother of Prophet Ishaq?
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(b) Why did Abraham accept to sacrifice his son Ishaq?
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(c) Give any two lessons which we learn from the life of Prophet Ibrahim.
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55. Either: (a) Name the first two apostles to be called by Jesus.
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(b) Write down any two reasons why Jesus chose the apostles.
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Or: 
(a) Name any two caliphs of Prophet Muhammad (SAW).
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(b) Write down any two reasons why Prophet Muhammad (SAW) chose the apostles.
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