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Study the map of Saru area and answer questions 1 to 7

  1. The main reason for establishing a forest in Saru area was to
    1. provide shade to tea bushes.
    2. attract rainfall in the area.
    3. protect sources of rivers.
    4. make the landscape beautiful.
  2. Which one of the following products is carried along the railway line to Mote town?
    1. Limestone.
    2. Fish.
    3. Timber.
    4. Tea leaves.
  3. The general flow of the river in Sana area is from
    1. east.
    2. north east.
    3. south west.
    4. north.
  4. Which one of the following economic! activities is not carried out in Saru area?
    1. Trading.
    2. Lumbering.
    3. Fishing
    4. Mining.
  5. The approximate length of the murram road in Saru area is
    1. 8km
    2. 12km
    3. 6 km
    4. 4km
  6. The type of factory in Mote town is
    1. an assembling industry,
    2. a service industry.
    3. aprocessing industry.
    4. a manufacturing industry.
  7. The type of soil in the north eastern part of Saru area is
    1. alluvial soil.
    2. clay soil.
    3. volcanic soil.
    4. sandy soil.
  8. Which one of the following groups is made up of people who share a common ancestor in traditiona lAkamba community? Kioko
    1. his brother, his sister, 
    2. his wife, his daughter,
    3. his son, his wife.
    4. his sister, his wife.
  9. The main duty performed by Mugwe in the traditional Ameru government was
    1. leading warriors to war.
    2. preparing medicine from plants.
    3. allocating land to clan members.
    4. performing religious ceremonies.
  10. Which one of the following combinations is made up of Bantu communities that were dispersed from the Shungwaya area by the Galla?
    1. Ngoni and Chagga.
    2. Pokomo and Mijikenda.
    3. Akamba and Taita.
    4. Abagusii and Abaluhyia.
  11. The main agricultural export crop of Rwanda and Burundi is 
    1. cloves.
    2. sisal.
    3. coffee.
    4. wheat
  12. Below are descriptions of a lake in Africa:
    1. It formed when water collected in faults. 
    2. It is the deepest lake in Africa.
    3. It is shared by several countries
      The lake described above is lake
      1. Victoria.
      2. Chad.
      3. Malawi.
      4. Tanganyika.
  13. Before the coming of Europeans the Abawanga people were ruled by 
    1. kings.
    2. chiefs.
    3. council of elders.
    4. emperors.
  14. On a polling day in Kenya, elections at a polling station are supervised by a
    1. polling clerk.
    2. presiding officer.
    3. returning officer
    4. police officer
  15. Three of the following are problems facing Maasai pastoralists. Which one is not?
    1. Decrease in grazing land.
    2. Creation of beefranches.
    3. Inadequate pasture in the dry period.
    4. Long distances to markets.

Use the map of Africa to answer questions 16 to 19.
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  1. Three of the following statements about the climate marked T are true. Which one is not? 
    1. Annual rainfall is over 1 500mm.
    2. Diurnal range of temperature is low.
    3. Average temperature is 26°C.
    4. Rainfall is brought by Westerly winds.
  2. The mountains marked N were formed through
    1. folding of underneath rocks.
    2. eruption of molten lava.
    3. uplifting of land between faults.
    4. erosion of soft parts of the earth.
  3. Which one of the following communities live in the area marked X?
    1. Dinka
    2. Xhosa
    3. Mbundu 
    4. Fulani
  4. The main seaport of the country marked P is
    1. Asmara.
    2. Mitsiwa.
    3. Djibouti.
    4. Port Sudan.
  5. The main emphasis of indigenous education in traditional African communities was to
    1. enable warriors defend the community.
    2. teach children how to read and write.
    3. equip the youth with helpful skills.
    4. help members live in peace.
  6. Which one of the following actions by citizens of Kenya is not a demonstration of patriotism?
    1. Acquiring citizenship of other countries.
    2. Payment of taxes.
    3. Conservation of the environment.
    4. Obeying the laws of the country.
  7. The title of the official who was in charge of finance in traditional Buganda government was
    1. Gabuga.
    2. Omwanika.
    3. Omulamuzi.
    4. Bataka
  8. Marine fishing in Kenya and Tanzania is not well developed due to
    1. poor roads along the coast. 
    2. lack of market for fish.
    3. lack of funds to buy modern fishing equipment
    4. inadequate fish in the seas.
  9. The main cause of soil erosion in pastoral areas in Kenya is
    1. deforestation.
    2. monocropping.
    3. overcropping,
    4. overcropping.
  10. The Konza-Magadi railway branch was built mainly to transport
    1. agricultural products.
    2. tourists.
    3. mineral resources. 
    4. livestock.
  11. Which one of the following duties is performed by the deputy head teacher in schoolmanagement?
    1. Writing minutes during staff meetings.
    2. Chairing Board of Management meetings.
    3. Providing a school with text books.
    4. Ensuring proper use of school funds.
  12. Differences in lengths of day and night on earth are caused by 
    1. rotation of the earth round the sun.
    2. revolution of the earth round the sun.
    3. movement of the sun from east to west.
    4. revolution of the moon round the earth.
  13. Which one of the following communities live
    1.  Nyasa.
    2.  Bakongo.
    3.  Arabs.
    4. Wolof.
  14. Which one of the following duties is not performed by a governor in Kenya?
    1. Appointing the county commissioner.
    2. Implenrenting county projects.
    3. Co-ordinating county departments.
    4. Appointing deputy governor.
  15. The following are statements about a multi- purpose river projects in Africa:
    1. It is found in a duty country.
    2. It was build to store water for irrigation.
    3. A large lake was formed.
      The multi-purpose river project described above is
      1. Kariba dam.
      2. Aswan high dam.
      3. Akosombo dam.
      4. Masinga dam.
  16. The most common type of trees in the savannah vegetation are
    1. eucalyptus and pine.
    2. teak and ebony.
    3. acacia and boahat.
    4. cacti and euphorbia.
  17. The main factor that undermines regional trade in Eastern Africa is the
    1. use of differenzianguages.
    2. low levels of education.
    3. use of different currencies.
    4. production of similar goods.

Use the diagram below to answer question 33.
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  1.  Which one of the following lakes was formed through the process shown in the diagram, above? Lake
    1. Kanyaboli in Kenya.
    2. Nyos in Cameroon
    3. Tana in Ethiopia.
    4. Kivu in Rwanda.
  2. Three of the following statements about Masaku of the Akamba people are true. Which one is not? He
    1. traded with the coastal Arabs.
    2. was a medicineman.
    3. prophesied future events.
    4. attacked the railway builders.
  3. Below are statements of a type of marriage. 
    1. It is conducted by a religious ler
    2. A marriage certificate is not issued
    3. A 21 days notice is given.
    4. A man can marry upto four wives
      Which one of the following combinations of statements is correct about Islamic marriage
      1. ii and iii
      2. i and iv
      3. i and ii 
      4. ii and iv
  4. Which one of the following statements correctly describes equinox? It is when
    1. the sun is overhead cancer.
    2. four seasons occur.
    3. when days and nights are equal.
    4. when there is a solar eclipse.
  5. Which one of the following groups is made up of Semitic speakers only?
    1. Arabs, Tigre, Amharans.
    2. Sanye, Sandawe, Dahalo.
    3. Gabbra, Galla, Borana.
    4. Dorobo, Sabaot, Tugen.
  6. Atieno was asked by her teacher to give an  example of a child with special needs. Her correct answer was
    1. a widow whose husband is dead.
    2. a pupil who is weak in Mathematics.
    3. a pupil who moves in a wheel.
    4. an educated youth who is not employed.
  7. Below are statements about a form of communication:
    1. Most people use it.
    2. it reaches many people at once.
    3. It is widespread in rural areas.
      The form of communication described above is
      1. television.
      2. mobile phones.
      3. newspapers.
      4. radio.
  8. The Ameru people settled on the eastern slopes of mount Kenya because the areas 
    1. had good defense sites.
    2. were good for farming.
    3. had forests.
    4. had hilly relief.
  9. Three of the following were duties of Nyamwezi chiefs in the pre-colonial period Which one was not?
    1. Judging cases of murder.
    2. Allocating land to clan members.
    3. Changing religious ceremonies.
    4. Controlling trade.
  10. Africans in Tanganyika struggled independence mainly through
    1. peaceful negotiations.
    2. boycotting work.
    3. violent demonstrations,
    4. guerilla war.
  11. Which one of the following statements about maize growing in Kenya and Tanzania is not true? Maize is
    1. grown in both large and small farms.
    2. own in areas with moderate rainfall.
    3. the main staple food.
    4. grown under irrigation.
  12. Which one of the following plains are corectly matched with the country they are found?
       Plains   Country  
     A    Lotikipi  Uganda
     B   Serengeti  Kenya
     C   Bilesha  Somalia
     D   Kaputei  Tanzania
  13. The dispersal point of the Maasai and the Turkana people was
    1. A. Taita - Kilimanjaro.
    2. area around mount Moroto.
    3. Bahr-el-Ghazal region.
    4. Pubungu Pakwach area.
  14. The following are statements, about a prominent leader in Eastern Africa:
    1. He was the last emperar of Ethiopia.
    2. He was overthrown by the army.
    3. He died in 1975.
      The person described above is
      1. Haile Selassie
      2. Menelik II
      3. Yohannes 
      4. Tewodros
  15. Direct democracy is applied in a school when
    1. pupils are involved in decision making.
    2. all decisions are made by the head teacher.
    3. prefects discuss issues affecting other pupils.
    4. the class teacher appoints the class prefect.
  16. The main contribution of cocoa growing in Ghana is that
    1. cocoa exports earn foreign exchange.
    2. processing industries have been established.
    3. towns have grown in farming areas.
    4. people have moved to live in growing
  17. Which one of the following is an example of a processing industry?
    1. Shoe making.
    2. Leather tanning.
    3. Steel rolling.
    4. Cement making.
  18. The best method of increasing the number tourists who visit Kenya is 
    1. building more tourist hotels.
    2. increasing the number of game parks.
    3. advertising places of interest.
    4. providing security to tourists in game parks.
  19. Which one of the following is a natural highland forest in Kenya?
    1. Boni forest.
    2. Mangrove forest.
    3. Arabuko Sokoke forest.
    4. Marsabit forest.
  20. The winds that bring rainfall to the cape region of South Africa are
    1. harmattan winds.
    2. westerly winds.
    3. south east Monsoon winds.
    4. north east trade winds.
  21. Which one of the following was as a result of the interaction of the Bantu and Cusbites in the pre-colonial period?
    1. Cushites adopted some Bantu pames.
    2. Bantu learnt crop growing from Cushites.
    3. Bantu adopted circumcision from the Cushites.
    4. Intermarriage led to introduction of Swahili people.
  22. Salt is extracted from the sea at Ngomeni near Malindi using
    1. scooping method.
    2. dredging method.
    3. opencast method.
    4. evaporation method.
  23. Nabongo Mumia of the Abawanga people collaborated with the British because he wanted t
    1. be made a paramount chief. 
    2. be employed in the army.
    3. acquire cattle from the British.
    4. have the railway line pass through his kingdom.
  24. Which one of the following groups of towns in Eastern Africa lies along the Great North  road?
    1. Mombasa, Addis Ababa, Finja.
    2. Dar-es-salaam, Mombasa, Kampala.
    3. Dodoma, Arusha, Nairobi.
    4. Khatoum, Addis Ababa, Jinja.
  25. Three of the following statements about the Rift Valley are true. Which one is not?
    1. It ends in Mozambique. areas.
    2. The floor experiences equatorial climate. %.
    3. It has volcanic mountains on the floor.
    4. Lakes are found on the floor.
  26. Two communities have a dispute over grazing areas. The best method for government to use to solve the conflict is
    1. sending soldiers to disarm the communities.
    2. removing the communities from the disputed area 
    3. arresting the youth from the communities.
    4. helping the communities to negotiate.
  27. Discussions during county assembly meetings are chaired by the
    1. county commissioner.
    2. governor. 
    3. speaker.
    4. county clerk.
  28. The main problem facing beef farming in both Kenya and Tanzania is
    1. inadequate pasture in the dry season.
    2. pests that attack animals. 
    3. lack of veterinary services.
    4. competition from imported meat.

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. The actions of Adam and Eve in the garden of Eden teaches Christians that
    1. they should multiply.
    2. work is blessed by God.
    3. . they have authority over all creation.
    4. they should obey God's command.
  2. Which one of the following places was Abraham living in before going to Canaan?
    1. Haran.
    2. Midian.
    3. Ur.
    4. Sodom.
  3. The brothers of Joseph recognized Joseph in Egypt when
    1. he sharedameal with them.
    2. he took them to the king. 
    3. they found a golden cup in their sacks.
    4. he told them whom he was.
  4. Which one of the following is a way in which God's power was seen on the night of  the Exodus in Egypt?
    1. Splitting of the Red Sea.
    2. Death of the Egyptian firstborn males.
    3. Darkness that covered Egypt.
    4. A thick cloud that covered mt Sinai. 
  5. Who among the following people accompanied Moses on mount Sinai during the giving of the ten commandments?
    1. Aaron.
    2. Jethro.
    3. Joshua.
    4. Hur.
  6. The value demonstrated by Ruth when she followed her mother-in-law back to Bethlehem was
    1. loyalty.
    2. hardwork. 
    3. faithfulness.
    4. obedience,
  7. The action of king David that annoyed God  was when he
    1. allowed the worship of idols.
    2. took the wife of Uriah.
    3. traded with foreign kings.
    4. married many foreign wives. 
  8. The story of king Ahab and Naboth teaches Christians that they should
    1. obey the country's leaders
    2. not sell their property. 
    3. acquire wealth honestly,
    4. condemn evil in the society.
  9. Which one of the following people is correctly matched with his prophesy?
    1. Jeremiah--birth of Jesus in Bethlehem,
    2. Hosea - escape of Jesus to Egypt.
    3. Micah entry of Jesus to Jerusalem on a donkey.
    4. Zecharia-killing of the baby boys.
  10. When angel Gabriel appeared to Zechariah he told him that
    1. he would have many descendants.
    2. he would have an everlasting kingdom.
    3. he would live to an old age.
    4. his wife would get a son,
  11. The main reason why Simeon was happy when Jesus was presented in the temple was that he
    1. had been waiting to see the Saviour.
    2. was an old man.
    3. stayed in the temple praying and fasting,
    4. wanted to hold Jesus in his hands.
  12. Human beings cannot live on bread alone. (Luke 4:4). These words were said by Jesus when he
    1. attended the Passover feast in Jerusalem.
    2. was fasting in the wilderness.
    3. fed the five thousand people with bread.
    4. ate in the house of Zacchaeus..
  13. Zacchaeus climbed a tree when Jesus was passing through Jericho mainly because he
    1. was a short man.
    2. wanted to invite Jesus to his house.
    3. wanted to see Jesus.
    4. wanted to repent his sins.
  14. The leper who went back to thank Jesus when ten of them were healed was
    1. a Samaritan.
    2. a Levite. 
    3. an Israelite.
    4. an Ethiopian.
  15. The parable of the lost sheep as taught by Jesus teaches Christians to
    1. take good care of their sheep.
    2. take care of the needy. 
    3. be fair in their actions.
    4. bring more converts to the church.
  16. Which one of the following events took place on the night Jesus was praying in the garden of Gethsemane?
    1. .An angel came down and comforted Hin. 
    2. cloud covered Jesus.
    3. Moses and Elijah appeared.
    4. A voice was heard from heaven.
  17. Who among the following people is correctly matched with what he did during she trial and crucifiction of Jesus?
    1. Pilate - he buried the body of Jesus.
    2. Simon - he asked for permission to bury Jesus.
    3. Peter - he denied Jesus.
    4. Joseph -  he carried the cross of Jesus.
  18. The disciples were in a closed room on the day of Pentecost because they were 
    1. afraid of the Jews. 
    2. waiting for the Holy Spirit.
    3. fasting.
    4. praying together.
  19. When Saul was blinded by a bright light, he was going to Damascus to
    1. take money to fellow believers.
    2. preach to the Gentiles
    3. arrest the followers of Jesus.
    4. distribute food to the widows.
  20. The main reason why Stephen was stoned to death was that he had
    1. argued with the teachers of the law.
    2. refused to denounce Jesus.
    3. refused to perform a miracle.
    4. worked on a Sabbath.
  21. Which one of the following statements about prayer in both Christianity and traditional African communities is correct?
    1. Prayers are said at fixed times.
    2. All prayers are answered.
    3. Prayers are said through Jesus.
    4. There are prayers for special occasions.
  22. People ask for forgiveness from God in traditional African communities by
    1. reading the scriptures.
    2. skipping meals to streghthen faith.
    3. .naming children after ancestors.
    4. offering sacrifices in shrines.
  23. In traditional African communities, people show respect to life by
    1. putting charms on an expectant mother.
    2. giving an expectant mother special foods.
    3. praying for an expectant mother.
    4. isolating an expectant mother.
  24. The youth are taught good behaviour in traditional African societies in order to
    1. make them grow into responsible adults.
    2. enable them become leaders.
    3. prepare them for marriage.
    4. make them become clan leaders.
  25. The best way for parents to teach children good behaviour is by
    1. punishing those who misbehave.
    2. making rules for the family.
    3. setting good examples.
    4. attending church services with them
  26. Damaris has completed her primary school education. The best activity to engage in while waiting for her results is
    1. attending to the needs of old people. 
    2. attending night parties.
    3. reading a story book.
    4. visiting her friends.
  27. Michael and his family donate food to the hungry. This shows that they are
    1. rich.
    2. honest.
    3. kind.
    4. humble.
  28. Your deskmate does not like bathing and his clothes are dirty. The best action for you to take is to
    1. take his clothes and wash them.
    2. advise him on the importance of cleanliness.
    3. report him to the class teacher.
    4. tell other pupils to wash him by force.
  29. You find your father and mother quarrelling. The best action to take is to
    1. find out who is wrong.
    2. advise them to discuss their differences.
    3. support your mother.
    4. report them to the local chief.
  30. Christians preach against prostitution because it
    1. causes illnesses.
    2. leads to unwanted pregnancies.
    3. makes people not be respected.
    4. is against Gods commands.

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. Which of the following chapters mentions the clot of blood?
    1. Ikhlas
    2. Tyn
    3. Alaq
    4. Bayyina
  2. Where was surah Tiyo revealed?
    1. Makkah
    2. Madina
    3. Mina
    4. Abbysinia
  3. Which surah is an outright curse to one of prophets Muhammad's (SAW) uncles? 
    1. Lahab
    2. Waariah
    3. Humazah
    4. Nasr
  4. The favours of Allah are mentioned in a chapter known as
    1. Kawthar
    2. Kafaafirun 
    3. Tiyn
    4. Falaq
  5. Which of the following is true according to Almaun? 
    1. We should be blind to people.
    2. Allah is one.
    3. Forgiveness comes from Allah.
    4. Qur'an was revealed by Allah.
  6. How many principals are highlighted in surah Bayyina?
    1. Five.
    2. Ninety nine.
    3. Three.
    4. Forty.
  7. How many sources of law are found in
    1. 10
    2. 5
    3. 114
    4. None
  8. The welcoming and aitending to the guests as required is mentioned to be
    1. tawhid.
    2. tawakkul.
    3. generosity. 
    4. hospitality.
  9. No one will enter paradise except the
    1. Muslims
    2. clean.
    3. better.
    4. low.
  10. What should a Muslim do to those who annoy him or her?
    1. Fight them. 
    2. Leave them.
    3. Mingle with them.
    4. Run away.
  11. Where is the phrase samiallhu Liman hamida read? In
    1. sujud.
    2. rukuu.
    3. julus.
    4. itidal
  12. Which one of the following informs Mulims that swalah is ready?'
    1. Adhan.
    2. Attahiyyatu.
    3. Iqamah.
    4. Taslim.
  13. What is najis?
    1. Any form of dirt
    2. Cleanliness
    3. Tawhid
    4. Units
  14. The alternative of ablution in Islam is well offknown as
    1. istiinjai.
    2. janaba.
    3. tawudh.
    4. tayammum.
  15. The attribute of Allah which refers to Him the creator is known as
    1. al muswawir.
    2. al khalig.
    3. as salaam.
    4. al muhaimin.
  16. The term maasumin represents the nature of the prophets as the one that
    1. married many wives.
    2. were not born.
    3. did not have sins.
    4. were many in numbers.
  17. Which of the following is not a characteristic of an Islamic dress?
    1. Opaque.
    2. Long.
    3. Transparent.
    4. Loose.
  18. Those around us are commonly known as
    1. Muslims.
    2. enemies.
    3. neighbours.
    4. polytheists.
  19. Which of the following is the basis of islamic months?
    1. Hajra
    2. Tahajjud
    3. Umrah
    4. Hijra
  20. Which of the following is the second Islamic month?
    1.  Shawal
    2.  Muharram
    3.  DhulQaada
    4. Swafr Islam?
  21. Which one of the following is not a sacred
    1. Dhulhijja
    2. Muharram
    3. Shawal
    4. Rajab
  22. How many adhans are called during jumuah prayer?
    1. 2
    2. 3
    3. 1
    4. 9
  23. Who are servants? 
    1. The slaves.
    2. Those who help us do what we can not.
    3. The babysitters.
    4. .Aunties.
  24. The act of mixing poor and good qualities of goods is known as 
    1. Intikaar
    2. Riba
    3. Ghush
    4. Baia
  25. How many wives did prophet Muhammad have?
    1. 10
    2. 11
    3. 24
    4. 12
  26. What is shilb Abu Talib? The
    1. house of Abu Talib.
    2. quarters of Abu Talib.
    3. mosque ofAbu Talib.
    4. wealth of Abu Talib.
  27. Which angel is in charge of sunshine?
    1. Jibril
    2. Malik
    3. .Mikail
    4. Atid
  28. Which of the following type of work is halal in Islam?
    1. Working in a milkbar.
    2. Working in a casino.
    3. Working in a park farm.
    4. Transporting of wines
  29. Which of the following is not a bounty of Allah (SWT)?
    1. Earth
    2. Mountains
    3. Giraffes
    4. Hate
  30. What matters a lot during nikaah in Islam?
    1. The bride's consent.
    2. Mahr availability.
    3. Parental consent.
    4. The beauty of the lady. 

Marking Scheme

  1. C
  2. A
  3. B
  4. B
  5. A
  6. D
  7. C
  8. A
  9. D
  10. B
  11. C
  12. D
  13. A
  14. B
  15. B
  16. D
  17. A
  18. D
  19. B
  20. C
  21. A
  22. B
  23. C
  24. D
  25. C
  26. A
  27. B
  28. C
  29. A
  30. B
  31. C
  32. D
  33. A
  34. D
  35. B
  36. C
  37. A
  38. C
  39. D
  40. B
  41. B
  42. A
  43. D
  44. C
  45. B
  46. A
  47. A
  48. A
  49. B
  50. C
  51. D
  52. B
  53. C
  54. D
  55. A
  56. C
  57. B
  58. D
  59. C
  60. A

CRE

  1. D
  2. A
  3. D
  4. B
  5. C
  6. A
  7. B
  8. C
  9. B
  10. D
  11. A
  12. B
  13. C
  14. D
  15. D
  16. A
  17. C
  18. A
  19. C
  20. B
  21. D
  22. D
  23. B
  24. A
  25. C
  26. A
  27. C
  28. B
  29. B
  30. D

IRE

  1. C
  2. A
  3. A
  4. A
  5. C
  6. B
  7. D
  8. B
  9. C
  10. D
  11. C
  12. A
  13. D
  14. B
  15. C
  16. C
  17. C
  18. D
  19. D
  20. B
  21. A
  22. B
  23. C
  24. D
  25. B
  26. C
  27. A
  28. D
  29. A

Questions

  1. Below is a diagram of the mammalian heart,
    0104Sci01
    Which one of the following statements is correct about the part marked P?
    1. It carries deoxygenated blood
    2. It transports blood from the lungs to the heart 
    3.  It has valves
    4. It carries blood to the rest of the body
  2. Which one of the following statements is NOT true about arteries? 
    1. They have large lumens
    2. They have thick walls
    3. All of them carry blood rich in oxygen
    4. They carry blood to the heart
  3. Which one of the following is both a major and living component of the environment?
    1. Rocks
    2. Air
    3. Animals
    4. Soil
  4. The pie chart below shows the components of air.
    0104Sci04
    The component marked R is NOT used for;
    1. germination of sceds 
    2. making plant food
    3. burning
    4. breathing
  5. Which pair of processes of change of state of matter below requires an increase in temperature?
    1. Expansion and contraction
    2. Freezing and condensation
    3. Melting and freezing
    4. Evaporation and melting
  6. The soil that cracks when dry;
    1. has the best drainage 
    2. spreads easily when poured down
    3. leaches so easily
    4. has tiny particles
  7. Which one of the following pair of factors will make  a cork and a bottle top float on water respectively?
    1. Mass and density
    2. Shape and mass 
    3. Material and shape
    4. Size and material
  8. Which one of the following parts of an insectivorous plant helps to trap insects?
    1. Flower
    2. Leaf 
    3. Stem
    4. Root
  9. The following are characteristics of a certain animal;
    1. they lay eggs 3
    2. body wholy covered with scales 
    3. breath through the lungs
      The animal described above is likely to be;
      1. fish
      2. hen
      3. snake
      4. salamander
  10. The following are true about maize plant and pawpaw plant except;
    1. they are both flowering
    2. they are green in colour 
    3. they both have separate male and female parts
    4. there is pollination in both plants
  11. Which one of the following would be the best way to control weeds in a wheat plantation?
    1. Uprooting
    2. Digging out
    3. Use of herbicides
    4. Slashing
  12. Std 4 pupils set up an experiment below. They put two holes as shown.
    0104Sci12
    The pupils concluded that;
    1. pressure in liquids increases with depth
    2. pressure in liquids is equal at the same depth 
    3. matter occupies space
    4. liquids exert pressure in all directions
  13. The following statements are TRUE about AIDS except;
    1. married people should prevent its spread by abstaining
    2. unmarried people should avoid having sexual intercourse to prevent its spread
    3. it has no cure
    4. it is caused by a virus
  14. Which of the following pairs of materials can best be used as insulators?
    1. Aluminium foil and dry wood
    2. Rubber and plastic
    3. Metal sheet and iron bar
    4. Thin polythene and steel wool
  15. Which one of the following is common between a turtle and a lizard? Both;
    1. have external fertilization
    2. lay eggs
    3. breath through gills
    4. have a constant body temperature

Use the diagram below to answer question 16.
0104Sci16

  1. In which of the above labelled paris does absorption" take place?
    1. T and U
    2. Q and U
    3. P and S
    4. R and Q 
  2. A std 6 pupil came across a windvane whose tail was facing South. The wind was likely to be blowing to the;
    1. East
    2. North
    3. South
    4. West
  3. Mr. Joseph, a Science teacher at Obama PrimarySchool, put sand particles in a sufuria which had boiling water. He saw the sand particles moving up and down. This was due to;
    1. conduction in solids
    2. convection in solids
    3. radiation in gases
    4. convection in liquids
  4. The following are processes that take place in plants;
    1. photosynthesis i
    2. transpiration
    3. food storage
    4. protection
    5. transportation
      Which of the above processes are performed by the soil?
      1. (iii) (iv)(v)
      2. (i)(ii) (ii)(iv) (v)
      3. (i) (iv) (v)
      4. (i)(iv) (v)
  5. Which of the following groups of plants consists of green non-flowering plants only?
    1. Avocado, grass, bean
    2. Fern, cedar, fir
    3. Moss, fern, toadstool
    4. Mushroom, puffball, mould
  6. Which one of the following statements is TRUE abour flour? It;
    1. has a definite shape
    2. has no definite size
    3. has no definite shape
    4. has an indefinite volume
  7. Std 5 pupils of Kobola Primary carried out the experiment shown below.
    From the experiment soil C is likely to;
    1. have the best drainage
    2. have large particles
    3. be good for modelling
    4. be best for growing crops
  8. Which of the following lists consists of common communicable diseases? 
    1. Cholera, typhoid, bilharzia
    2. Malaria, tuberculosis, typhoid
    3. Anaemia, polio, tetanus
    4. Kwashiorkor, marasmus, rickets
  9. The following statements are true about carbohydrates except one. Which one? They;
    1. provide the body with energy
    2. keep the body warm
    3. contain sugar and starch
    4. build various body parts
  10. The following statements describe drug misuse except one. Which one?
    1. Taking wrong medicine
    2. Taking medicine prescribed to someone else
    3. Taking a wrong dosage
    4. Buying medicine within a doctor's prescription
  11. The following are practices that can lead to the spread of HIV/AIDS except;
    1. eating together from a common plate
    2. sharing sharp body piercing objects
    3. exchange of saliva
    4. mother to child during breast feeding
  12. Which among the lists of materials below can be classified as opaque?
    1. Skylight, clean water, window pane
    2. Wood, mirror, metal sheet
    3. Iron sheet, black polythene, clear plastic
    4. Windscreen, tyre, dirty water
  13. Std 5 pupils at Hillside school mixed water with soil as shown in the diagram below.
    0104Sci28
    They shook after a while. The mixture settled. Layer E is likely to be;
    1. water
    2. humus
    3. clay soil
    4. gravel
  14. Plants depend on animals for all the following except;
    1. pollination
    2.  nutrients
    3. shelter
    4. carbon dioxide
  15. Which one of the following components of the  environment do living things depend on directly?
    1. Soil and water
    2. Air and soil
    3. Water and air
    4. Soil and light
  16. The extent to which a type of soil feels fine or coarse is referred to as;
    1. soil profile
    2. soil drainage
    3. soil texture
    4. soil capillarity
  17. Which one of the following conditions is not necessary for germination of seeds?
    1. Soil
    2. Warmth
    3. Air
    4. Water
  18. The diagram below shows a maize seed.
    0104Sci33
    The parts marked P, Q and Rare;
      P Q S
    A  Style scar  radicle    fruit scar 
    B  Radicle  plumule   endosperm
    C  Style  endosperm   cotyledon
    D   Fruit scar  plumule   radicle
  19. Which one of the following conditions is not necessary for germination of seeds?
    1. Soil
    2. Warmth 
    3. Air
    4. Water
  20. Std 6 pupils were asked by their teacher to collect the following materials;
    1. clay or plasticine
    2. thorns or pins
    3. glue or paste
    4. manila paper and softboard
      Which of the following were they likely to make?
      1. Air thermometer
      2. Beam balance
      3. See saw
      4. The solar system
  21. Roughages are important in the diet since they,
    1. help in digestion of food
    2. help to remove undigested food matter
    3. prevent the skin from drying
    4. are sources of energy
  22. The flow chart below shows the movement of  blood in the human body.
    0104Sci37
    Which of the vessels marked J, K, L and M are likely to carry blood without oxygen?
    1. J and K
    2. Land M
    3. M and K
    4. J and L
  23. Which of the following parts of the breathing system is wrongly matched with its function?
    1. Nose - warming the air
    2. Alveoli - moistening the air 
    3. Trachea - trapping dust particles with its hair
    4. Lungs - removing carbon di xide from air
  24. The diagram below shows a type of soil erosion.
    0104Sci39 
    The type of soil erosion can be controlled by;
    1. planting cover crops
    2. building porous dams
    3. digging bench terraces
    4. ploughing along the contours
  25. Draining of stagnant water would help prevent the spread of;
    1. tuberculosis
    2. malaria
    3. typhoid
    4. tetanus
  26. Which one of the following methods of food preservation does not allow air and bacteria to reach food?
    1. Use of low temperatures and canning
    2. Salting and refrigeration
    3. Using ashes and canning
    4. Use of honey and smoking
  27. Which of the following components of soil can be investigated by use of heat?
    1. Humus and water
    2. Water and mineral particles
    3. Air and humus
    4. Water and air
  28. Which of the following is not an effect of lack of proteins in young children?
    1. Thin brown hair
    2. Swollen face and stomach
    3. Skin appears pale
    4. Sores at the corners of the mouth
  29. The diagram below represents a certain device
    0104Sci44
    The device is used to; 
    1. measure the weight of objects
    2. compare the mass of objects
    3. measure the force of objects
    4. measure the volume of objects
  30. All the following are social effects of drug abuse except;
    1. truancy
    2. marital conflicts 
    3. poor judgement 
    4. rape
  31. The following are characteristics of clouds;
    1. mountain shaped
    2. white in colour
    3. have a flat bottom
    4. appear like bundles of cotton wool
    5. dark grey in colour
      Which of the statements above describe cumulus clouds?
      1. (i)(iii) (v)
      2. (ii) (iv) (v) 
      3. (i)(ii) (v)
      4. (ii) (iii)(iv)
  32. The following methods preserve food by dehydrating it except;
    1. canning
    2. salting
    3. drying
    4. smoking
  33. Which of the lists below consists of natural sources of light?
    1. Windows, bulb, moon
    2. Sky light, firefly, sunligat 
    3. Gas, lamp, candle
    4. Candle, torch, electricity
  34. Which one of the following is likely to attack young bean plants after germination?
    1. Mole
    2. Aphid
    3. Cutworm
    4. Stalk borer .
  35. Which one of the following livestock parasite affects the small intestines only?
    1. Liverfluke
    2. Tapeworm
    3. Lungworm
    4. Hookworm

Marking Scheme

  1. D
  2. A
  3. C
  4. B
  5. D
  6. D
  7. C
  8. B
  9. C
  10. C
  11. B
  12. A
  13. A
  14. B
  15. B
  16. A
  17. B
  18. D
  19. A
  20. B
  21. A
  22. C
  23. B
  24. D
  25. D
  26. A
  27. B
  28. B
  29. C
  30. C
  31. C
  32. A
  33. C
  34. C
  35. D
  36. B
  37. C
  38. B
  39. A
  40. B
  41. D
  42. A
  43. C
  44. B
  45. C
  46. D
  47. A
  48. B
  49. A
  50. D

Maswali

Soma vifungu vifuatavyo. Viina nafasi 1 mpaka 15. Kwa kila nafasi umepewa majibu manne hapo.. Chagua lifaalo zaidi kati ya uliyopewa

   1       siku hiyo, Karanga      2     umuhimu wa ujirani      3     . Makuu     4      yalikuwa funzo kwake. Aliufahamu ukweli kuwa      5   .       6      mtaa wa kifahari        7     aliwabeza majirani       8      Aligaagaa pale kitandani kwa maumivu ya       9    . Alipoteza fahamu.    10      macho yake, alikuwa amezingirwa na madaktari!

  A B C D
1  Tangu  Kweli  Hadi  Madhali
2  alidharau  aliukumbatia  aliudharau  aliubeba
3  nzuri  duni  mwema  mbaya
4  yaliyompiga   yaliyomsumbua   yaliyomgonga  yaliyomfika
5  mtegemea cha nduguye hufa maskini  fimbo ya mbali haiui nyoka  damu ni nzito kuliko maji  ndugu mui heri kuwa naye
6  Katika  Humo  Kule  Pale
7  aliishi  aliishia  alikoishi  alikuwa
8  wake  yake  wao  zake
9  ghafla  sasa  kali  taratibu
10  Alipovumba  Alipovumbua  Alipofumbua   Alipofunba


Migomo    11     taifa letu sana. Ule wa madaktari    12     Disemba mwaka elfu mbili na kumi na sita    13     ndio mbaya zaidi.    14     wa ajali waliohitaji matibabu ya dharura waliachwa hoi    15    wa kuwajali.

  A B C D
11   imeathiri   imeliathiri  imeliadhiri   imeadhiri
12   kwanzia  kuanzia  mnamo  tangu
13   labda  bora   ilhali  Kweli
14  Majeraha  Manusura  Majeruhi  Matapeli
15  bali  kweli  na  bila


Kutoka swali la 16 hadi 30. jibu swali kulingana na maagizo.

  1. Nomino kombamwiko yaweza kuorodheshwa katika ngeli ipi?
    1. U-I
    2. A-WA
    3. I-I
    4. I-ZI
  2. Ni ala gani kati ya hizi hutumiwa pamoja na mkwiro?
    1. Firimbi.
    2. Marimba.
    3. Zeze.
    4. Parapanda.
  3. Ni sentensi gani iliyo na karibu ya  nusura?
    1. Kombo ameketi karibu na baba yake.
    2. Karibu anisukume aliponipita mlangoni.
    3. Kina Yohana ni karibu arobaini darasani mwao.
    4. Mtihani u karibu kuanza.
  4. Kitenzi shona katika kauli ya kutendua ni
    1. shonwa.
    2. shonua.
    3. shonesha.
    4. shonewa.
  5. Kamilisha methali:
    Ajidhaniaye kasimama
    1. miti yote huteleza.
    2. hafikilii mbinguni.
    3. aangalie asianguke. 
    4. huja kinyume...
  6. Chagua kauli yenye kiashiria radidi
    1. Nguo zizo ndizo za kina Rita.
    2. Mto huo huo ndio wenye mamba hatari.
    3. Tutawapelekea zawadi zizi hizi.
    4. Udongo huo nao ni wa nani?
  7. Fagio 10 001 kwa maneno ni fagio
    1. kumi elfu na mmoja.
    2. elfu kumi na moja.
    3. laki moja na mmoja. 
    4. laki moja na moja.
  8. Chagua kinyume cha; Ajuza alianika nguo jioni. 
    1. Shaibu alianua nguo asubuhi.
    2. Ajuza hakuanua nguo asubuhi.
    3. Shaibu hakuanua nguo jioni. 
    4. Ajuza alianika nguo jioni.
  9. Ni nomino gani inayoweza kuundwa kutokana na sifa -ema?
    1. Sema.
    2. Jema.
    3. Wema.
    4. Mema.
  10. Chagua sentensi yenye kivumishi cha pekee.
    1. Watu wengine hupenda kula kwa vijiko.
    2. Mtoto huyu naye ni mdogo.
    3. Abiria walioumia ajalini walikuwawanne tu.
    4. Mwanamke wa tatu kuwasilialikuwa Bi. Leo
  11. Mama alimwambia bintiye kuwa angefaulu angempa tuzo katika usemi halisi ni
    1. "Ukifaulu utanipa tuzo," mama alimwambia bintiye..
    2. “Ukifaulu nitakupa tuzo," Mama alimwambia bintiye.
    3. "Mama alimwambia bintiye,"  ukifaulu nitakuyla tuzo.
    4. “Nikifaulu utanipa tuzo," mana  alimwambia bintiye.
  12. Tambua matumizi ya ki.
    Tasha amekibeba kitoto chake.
    1. Masharti.
    2. Ngeli. .
    3. Udogo.
    4. kiwakilishi.
  13. Mama ameenda sokoni kwa wingi ni
    1. kina mama wameenda masokoni.
    2. mama wameenda sokoni.
    3. kina mama wameenda sokoni.
    4. mama wameenda masokoni.
  14. Kanusha:
    Ningepita ningetezwa.
    1. ningepita nisingetuzwa..
    2. nisingepita nisingetuzwa.
    3. nisingalipita nisingelituzwa.
    4. nisingelipita nisingalituzwa.
  15. Ni chombo gani cha usafiri kilicho tofauti?
    1. Teksi.
    2. Daladala.
    3. Lori,
    4. Meli.

Soma taarifa ifuatave kisha wilbu maswali 31 hadi 46.

             Ajira ya watoto ni kazi ambazo zinawatumia na kuwaathiri vibaya watoto kati ya miaka mitano na kumi na saba kwa namna fulani kama vile kiakili, kimwili hata kimakazi. Madhila yanayowakumba watoto katika ulimwengu wa ajira ya w duniani ni mengi.
             Sababu moja ya ajira ya watoto ni itikadi fulani katika jamii. Itikadi ni imani. fulani katika jambo fulani. Katika baadhi ya jamii, wazazi huzaa watoto wengi kwa minajili ya kuwatumia kuchuma. Wao huwalazimisha watoto hao kuajiriwa kuteka maji, kutema kuni, kufua nguo, shughuli za shambani miongoni mwa kazi nyingine nyingi. Waajiri huwapokea kwa mikono miwili kwa kuwa masharti ya kuwaajiri huwa nafinu..
             Sekta inayowaajiri watoto wengi ni ile ya nyumbani. Jambo la kusikitisha ni kuwa zaidi ya asilimia tisini ni wasichana. Hawa nao mara kwa mara hutendewa unyama na ukatili na waajiri wao. Wakati mwingine, hawalipwi mishahara.
             Duniani kuna visa vingi vya watoto kuingizwa katika shughuli za ukahaba na zile za kuchukuliwa video za ngono kwa malipo duni. Jambo hili limekithiri katika maeneo yenye shughuli za kitalii. Majiji tajika duniani nayo pia yana shughuli hizi. Isitoshe, watoto huhusishwa katika uchuuzi wa mihadarati.
             Hatari ni kuwa wasipoangamizwa na ulevi wanaouchưuza, hupoteza uhai, katika vita vya magenge. Uwezekano wa watoto hao kuambukizwa UKIMWI na magonjwa mengine ya zinaa huwa jw sana,
             Ni wazi kuwa njia moja na madhubuti ya kuangamiza jamii ni kuwaajiri watoto, Ustawi wa kiuchumi wa baadhi ya nchi za bara Asia unatokana na ukweli kuwa nchi hizi zinawatunza watoto wao, kizazi cha kesho, kizazi ambacho kimerithishwa elimu na maarifa ya kuendeleza na kukuza uchumi.
             Mataifa hayana budi kuungana kuzua mikakati ya kutokomeza ajira ya watoto., Hatua ya kwanza ni uongozi. Lazima serikali za nchi ziwajibike.

  1. Kwa mujibu wa aya ya kwanza, ni kweli kuwa
    1. watoto wanaoajiriwa huwa wamepita umri wa kuwa shuleni.
    2. huenda watoto wanaoajiriwa hawapotezi makao.
    3. baadhi ya watoto wanaoajiriwa hupata majeraha mwilini.
    4. ajira ya watoto huwadumisha.
  2. Madhila ni
    1. shida.
    2. maono.
    3. mawazo.
    4. maoni.
  3. Kifungu hiki hakidhihirishi kuwa 
    1. imani huchangia ajira ya watoto. kuangamizwa na
    2. ajira ya watoto ni chanzo cha mateso yao.
    3. ajira ya watoto hueneza uovu.
    4. uchumi wa nchi hukua kwa minajili ya ajira ya watoto. -
  4. Baadhi ya wazazi huwazaa watoto kwa kuwa wanawachukulia kama 
    1. mtaji.
    2. kitegauchumi. 
    3. riba.
    4. fola.
  5. Huenda waajiri wanapenda kuwaajiri watoto kwa kuwa
    1. wanataka kutumia pesa kidogo.
    2. kazi zao ni nyepesi.
    3. watoto hawana nafasi katika jamii.
    4. ni rahisi kuwalazimisha kufanya kazi.
  6. Jinsia kubwa ya waajiriwa katika kifungu hiki ni ile ya 
    1. kiume. 
    2. wasichana
    3. wavulana. 
    4. kike.
  7. Video za ngono huendeleza 
    1. maadili.
    2. uozo jamiini. 
    3. vizazi. 
    4. uadilifu.
  8. Watoto wanaochınıza dawa za kulevya  wanakodolewa macho na hatari ya
    1. UKIMWI.
    2. magonjwa mengine. 
    3. wahalifu.
    4. vita.
  9. Kuwaajiri watoto 
    1. ni kuendeleza ukuaji wa uchumi.
    2. hukosesha jamii wakuzauchumi. 
    3. hurithisha jamii uchumi ulionawiri. 
    4. ni kurithisha jamii maarifa.
  10. Methali murua kujumlishia aya ya mwisho ni 
    1. baada ya dhiki faraja. 
    2. mchumia juani hulia kivulini. 
    3. mchuma janga hula na wa kwao.
    4. kidole kimoja hakivunji chawa. 

Soma tagrifa ifuatayo kisha ujibu maswali 41 hadi 50.

             Raha na Tele walikuwa marafiki wa chanda na pete. Urafiki wao ulishinda hata udugu. Uchungu wa mmoja aliyeuhisi ni mwenzake. Waliishi katika mtaa wa Timayo na kusoma katika shule ya Matokeobora.
             Shuleni, walifanya bidii za mchwa. Mungu aliwajalia vichwa vyepesi. Raha alikuwa hodari katika somo la Kiswahili naye Tele alikuwa mweledi katika Sayansi na Kiingereza. Katika masomo haya, hakuna aliyeweza kuwapiku. Hata hivyo, katika mtihani wa mwisho wa muhula, Raha hakufanya vizuri katika somo la Kiswahili. Mwalimu alishindwa kusoma hati yake, jambo ambalo lilimpotezea alama kumi. Mawazo yake katika insha alikuwa ameyapanga vizuri lakini tatizo lilikuwa ni kukosa kuandika kila wazo katika aya yake. Tele naye alikuwa ameanguka katika Kiingereza kutokana na makosa yayo hayo. Mwalimu alishindwa kusoma mwandiko wake mbaya.
             Bwana Busara, mwalimu wao wa darasa, aliwaita afisini mwake ili kufahamu sababu zao za kuanguka. Walikiri kuwa wangeutilia maanani mwandiko wao. Waliahidi kufanya kila wawezalo kuirekebisha hati yao. Tele aliwashangaza walimu katika chumba chao cha shughuli rasmi aliposema bayana kuwa yeye hunakili somo la Hisabati kutoka kwa wenzake. Hilo lilikuwa jambo ambalo mwalimu hakuwa amelishuku.
             Mwalimu aliwaarabia kuwa ni kosa kunakili kazi za wengine. Hatimaye, mwalimu aliwashauri wasaidiane katika masomo yote kwa kuwa kila mmoja amejaliwa kipawa tofauti.
             Wanafunzi wale walifuata ushauri wa mwalimu kwa makini. Mwisho wa muhula uliofuata, Raha na Tele walifua dafu: Waliibuka washindi na kuwa na raha tele. Hati yao ikawa ya kupigiwa mfano kote shuleni.

  1. Kulingana na aya ya kwanza, ni kweli kuwa Raha na Tele 
    1. hawakuwa wakiishi katika mtaa mmoja. 
    2. walikuwa ndugu.
    3. walisomea shule tofauti.
    4. walikuwa marafiki wakubwa.
  2. Aliyekuwa stadi katika somo la Kiswahili alikuwa
    1. Tele.
    2. Tele na Raha.
    3. Raha
    4. Mwalimu.
  3. Mwandishi wa kifungu anasema kuwa 
    1. ingawa Tele na Raha walifanya vibaya, waliongoza katika darasa lao. 
    2. Tele na Raha walishindana katika darasa lao.
    3. Tele na Raha walikuwa watukutu
    4. mwalimu aliwapenda sana Tele na Raha.
  4. Kwa nini mwalimu alishindwa kusoma insha ya Raha?
    1. Hati hiyo ilikuwa ndogo.
    2. Mwandiko ulikuwa mbaya.
    3. Mwalimu hakujua kusoma.
    4. Herufi zilikuwa kubwa.
  5. Ni kwa nini mwalimu Busara aliwaita Raha na Tele afisini?
    1. Alitaka kuwaadhibu.
    2. Ili ajue sababu za kuanguka kwao.
    3. Alitaka kuwafunza kuandika kwa hati nadhifu.
    4. Ili kuwatuma nyumbani.
  6. Ni jambo gani ambalo mwalimu  hakuwa amelishuku? 
    1. Tele kunakili Hisabati.
    2. Raha kunakili Kiswahili. 
    3. Tele kufanya vizuri katika Sayansi. 
    4. Raha kuanguka katika Kiswahili.
  7. Chumba kinachorejelewa katika aya  ya tatu ni 
    1. msala.
    2. sebule.
    3. majilisi.
    4. ghala.
  8. Tele alikuwa
    1. mzembe.
    2. mwaminifu. 
    3. mjanja.
    4. mkora. .
  9. Kushinda kwa Raha na Tele katika mtihanini kulionyesha wazi
    1. walipuuza ushauri wa mwalimu. 
    2. walidharau ushauri wa mwalimu. 
    3. walikuwa werevu zaidi. 
    4. walitilia maanani ushauri wa  mwalimu;
  10. Walifua dafu ni sawa na
    1. waliendelea vizuri.
    2. walifanya bidit zaidi.
    3. walifanya uamuzi
    4. walifanikiwa. 

INSHA

Andika insha inayomalizika kwa naneno yafuatayo:
Zamani kidogo katika msitu wa Patapotea wanyama waliishi kwa amani na upendo. Walisaidiana katika mambo mengi. Siku moja ...........

Majibu

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. B
  6. A
  7. C
  8. D
  9. A
  10. C
  11. B
  12. C
  13. A
  14. C
  15. D
  16. B
  17. B
  18. B
  19. A
  20. C
  21. B
  22. A
  23. A
  24. C
  25. A
  26. B
  27. C
  28. A
  29. B
  30. D
  31. C
  32. A
  33. D
  34. B
  35. A
  36. D
  37. B
  38. A
  39. B
  40. D
  41. D
  42. C
  43. A
  44. B
  45. B
  46. A
  47. C
  48. B
  49. D
  50. D

Questions

Fill in blank spaces numbered 1-15 in the passage below with the most appropriate alternative.

Gender discrimination     1     the African woman       2       not only very widespread       3     deeply entrenched      4        African Societies.      5        factors combine to disadvantage     6       African woman.     7    , we have an outdated       8      that the woman is naturally        9     , secondly, many negative culturally       9     , secondly, many negative cultural      10      like female genitai mutilation, bride     11     and other terms of discrimination. Thirdly, the abject      12      and ignorance in     13     African communities deny the African woman the means, the knowledge and power to     14      positive decisions in       15     life. 

  A B C D
1  by  against    from  with
2  is  are   isn't  aren't
3  also then  but also  and so  if then
4  on  in  from  of
5  Small  Several  Few  A little
6  a  an  the  few
7  Fast  Vast  First  Fastly
8  belief  believe  beliefs   believing
9  superior  inferior  strong  excellent
10  practice  practise  practices  practises
11  price  prize  present  dowry
12  wealth  poor  poverty  riches
13  few  a few  a little  many
14  making  made  make  makes
15  their  his  her  our


For questions 16-17, choose the alternative which means the same as the underlined word

  1. Before you buy an item, calculate how much it will cost you.
    1. work out
    2. work up 
    3. work in
    4. work over
  2. The manager fired the workers who went on strike.
    1. struck off
    2. put off
    3. laid off
    4. laid down
  3. It is very difficult to bring up many children these days.
    1. feed
    2. raise
    3. educate
    4. afford

For questions 19 - 20, choose the correct question tags. 

  1. I am the heaviest boy in class,______?
    1. am I not
    2. amn't I
    3. aren't I 
    4. isn't it
  2. She dared to storm out of church, _______? 
    1. didn't she
    2. doesn't she
    3. daren't she 
    4. isn't she

In questions 21 - 23. choose the corrects  word to fill in the blank spaces.

  1. If she had gone to Duhai, she ____________ bought the dress
    1. will have
    2. could have 
    3. could have
    4. would have 
  2. Jane is an intelligent pupil, _________, she is a talented singer.
    1.  nevertheless
    2. neither 
    3. moreover
    4. however 
  3. There is _________ food. None can get  satisfied.
    1.  little
    2. a little
    3.  few
    4. a few 

For questions 24 - 25, choose the word that least fits in the group.

  1.       
    1. Wednesday
    2. County 
    3. Mombasa
    4. Rwanda 
  2.  
    1. Merrily
    2. Quickly 
    3. Happily
    4. Funny

Read the passage below and then answer questions 26 - 38.

            There once lived a wealthy man who was noble in his society. He was regarded in high esteem and always had a place of honour in the village council. The man employed a servant to work in his vast estate.
            The servant was a dutiful person that the master found no fault in him. He too was a determined person and was ready to better himself. He detested a life of servitude and resolved to make himself a respectable person like his master. He enrolled in evening classes the moment his duties were done. The master neither encouraged nor supported the servant's endeavour to better himself. All he cared for was that the duties were carried out to the latter.
            The servant acquired vast knowledge in different fields. One day, he approached his master and hinted to him on better ways of improving the farm yields. “Who are you to tell me how to run my farm?" his master exploded out at him. “But we have been farming using the same methods year in year out with some dismal yields," the servant tried to convince his master.
            "Listen!" shouted his boss! “I make rules here and you have to abide by them! Those night studies are making you stubborn and thick headed.” Saying this, he dismissed his servant with anger.
            The servant continued carrying on the work using the old methods. He studied with dint every night and finally sat for his examinations. He passed well with credentials and was lucky to find a good paying job with a big company.
            His master sadly dismissed him wishing him luck wherever he went. The former servant worked for some years with the company and then opened his own firm. He had risen from obscirity to a manager in his own Blue Chip Company. 
            Meanwhile, his old master had sunk into debts. He had been asked to pay a huge amount of money and his prestigious farm and property were in danger of being auctioned. He was desperate to find remedy to the situation and save his family from hard times. He found himself knocking at the office of his former servant.

  1. Which statement is true about the man mentioned in the first paragraph?
    1. He was noble but not rich
    2. He was rich 
    3. He employed a servant in his small farm
    4. He was not part of the village council
  2. The word 'noble' is used in the first sentence. It can describe the man as;
    1.  coward, careless, caring
    2. fearful, honest, careless
    3. courageous, honest, caring
    4. brave, careless, coward
  3. The servant as stated in the passage was;
    1. hardworking but blameworthy
    2. innocent and lazy
    3. self-driven and guilty
    4. obedient and blameless
  4. The word 'servitude' refers to the state of;
    1.  freedom
    2. slavery
    3.  poverty
    4. disobedience
  5. The phrase 'duties were carried out to the latter' as ued in the passage means;
    1. work was to be done without any question
    2. the servant was to perform only some duties
    3. work was to be done when the master ordered
    4. the duties were not done at all
  6.  According to the passage, it is correct to say that;
    1. the master discouraged the servant's effort to study
    2. the master was happy with the servant's education
    3. the master did not discourage the servants effort to study
    4. the master supported his servant in everything
  7. From the passage, it is evident to say that education;
    1. does not satisfy needs
    2. does not give information 
    3. is useless in farming
    4. can improve one's life
  8. Which of the following led to the failure of the master's farming projects?
    1. The servant's search for knowledge
    2. The master's inability to accept change 
    3. The master's change of working methods
    4. The servant's refusal to support the master
  9. What were the feelings of the master as he dismissed his servant?
    1. He was sad
    2. He was grateful
    3. He was contented
    4. He was glad
  10. The phrase ..... had sunk into debts,' shows the master;
    1. cleared his debts
    2. had a lot of money
    3. owed people money
    4. paid all his debtors
  11. Which of the following words would replace the word ‘remedy' as used in the passage?
    1. Solution
    2. Effect
    3. Encouragement
    4. Cause
  12. The master eventually knocked at his former servant's office for help. Which proverb summarises this?
    1. Look before you leap
    2. Hard work pays
    3. What goes around comes around
    4. Tit for tat is a fair game
  13. The best title for this passage would be;
    1. The master and the servant
    2. The servant and his master's farm
    3. The master's farm
    4. The master's education

Read the passage below and then use it to answer questions 39-50.

            The human body is so far the most interesting yet complicated of other animal bodies. It is considered the most perfect creation of nature. It is therefore the most studied by the largest group of related professionals from psychologists, physiologists, physiotherapists, neurosurgeons and more.
            These people always find something new in their fields be it biological or physical and they remain to be interesting for knowledge and studies as well. Did you know that 15 percent of people in the world are left-handed or that infants blink only once or twice a min while adults' average blinks are around ten, and fingernails grow nearly four times faster than toe nails?
            Such findings continue to spring up day in day out to normally helpful in times of epidemics or rare circumstances of infections or diseasea. The following are some random findings about important features of the body. The skin is the largest organ making up the body, covering about 12 percent of the body weight, while the small intestine is the largest internal organ and is four times taller than an average human height.
            However, the most important part of the human body is the control mechanism-the brain. The brain weighs atleast two percent of the body weight and consumes 30 percent of the oxygen we breath.

  1. Why is the human body said to be the most interesting and complicated?
    1. It is the same as that of other animals
    2. It is studied by professionals
    3. It is the most perfect creation of nature
    4. Psychologists, physiologists, neurosurgions study it
  2. Who among the following given professionals do not study human body as mentioned in the passage?
    1. Neurosurgeons
    2. Meteorologists
    3. Psycologists
    4. Physiotherapists
  3. The new findings by the professionals in the passage may be;
    1. biological or mental
    2. physical or spiritual
    3. spiritual or mental
    4.  physical or biological
  4. Who are said to blink many times according to the passage? 
    1. Adults
    2. Infants
    3. Left handed people
    4. Adults and infants
  5. What percentage of people in the world are left-handed?
    1. Thirty percent
    2. Twelve percent
    3. Fifteen percent
    4. Ten percent
  6. According to the passage, it is true to say that;
    1. infants blink only ten times in a minute
    2. most of the people in the world are left -handed
    3. toe nails grow faster than finger nails
    4. the left-handed people in the world are fewer than the right-handed people
  7. Human health research are helpful during times of,
    1. blinking
    2. epidemics and infections
    3. studying the world
    4. growing of finger nails
  8. The largest internal organ in the body is;
    1. the brain
    2. the large intestine
    3. the small intestines
    4. the skin
  9. Which organ is referred to as the 'control mechanism'?
    1. The brain
    2. The hands
    3. The heart
    4. The intestines
  10. The brain consumes what percentage of the air we breath?
    1. 15% nitrogen
    2. 30% oxygen 
    3. 12% oxygen
    4. 30% carbon dioxide 
  11. Another name for diseases' in the story is;
    1. epidemics
    2. organs
    3. infections
    4. intestines
  12. Which statement is correct according to the passage?
    1. Infants blink once or twice in a minute
    2. The large intestine is the largest external body organ
    3. Small intestines are shorter than an average human height
    4. The brain has no weight

COMPOSITION
Write an interesting composition from the following beginning

My parents told me to look after our home when they left that morning. After sometime, I got attracted to some noise on the road. I decided to go and find out what was happening..........

Marking Scheme

  1. B
  2. A
  3. B
  4. D
  5. B
  6. C
  7. C
  8. A
  9. B
  10. C
  11. A
  12. C
  13. D
  14. C
  15. C
  16. A
  17. C
  18. B
  19. C
  20. A
  21. D
  22. C
  23. A
  24. B
  25. D
  26. B
  27. C
  28. D
  29. B
  30. A
  31. C
  32. D
  33. B
  34. A
  35. C
  36. A
  37. C
  38. A
  39. C
  40. B
  41. D
  42. A
  43. C
  44. D
  45. B
  46. C
  47. A
  48. B
  49. C
  50. A

Questions

  1. Which of the following is six million, six hundred and six thousand and sixty six in numerals?
    1. 6 606 066
    2. 6 066 066
    3. 6006 606
    4. 6 606 660
  2. How many hundreds are there in the total value of digit 5 in the number 8 534 217?
    1. 500
    2. 500 000
    3. 5 000
    4. 50 000
  3. What is 59.34892 to the nearest thousandths?
    1. 59.3489
    2. 59.35
    3. 59.3
    4. 59.349
  4. The area of a square plot of land is 676m. What is its perimeter?
    1. 52m
    2. 104m
    3. 208m
    4. 156m
  5. What is the difference between the GCD of 12, 24 and 36 and the LCM of 12, 18 and 24?
    1. 60
    2. 84
    3. 48
    4. 12
  6. What is the value of
    0.48 x 7.2 x 5.8 ?
      0.12 x 2.9
    1. 0.576
    2. 5.76
    3. 57.6
    4. 576
  7. By selling a shirt at sh. 360, a trader made a loss of 20%. What was the buying price of a trouser?
    1. Sh 500
    2. Sh. 600
    3. Sh. 420
    4. Sh. 450
  8. Find the perimeter of the rectangle shown Below if y=8.
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    1. 29cm
    2. 58cm
    3. 116cm
    4. 84cm
  9. What is the square root of the number obtained when 2 304 is divided by 4?
    1. 22
    2. 28
    3. 24
    4. 32
  10. In the figure below line AB and AC are straight lines. Line PQ and line TS are parallel lines
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    What is the size of angle BAC?
    1.  70°
    2.  60°
    3.  50°
    4. 40°
  11. What is the next number in the pattern below?
    4,9, 25, 49 ___________
    1.  81
    2.  169
    3.  225
    4. 121
  12. Arrange the fractions below in descending order: 13/20, 4/5, 3/8, 3/4
    1. 3/8 , 13/203/44/5
    2. 4/, 3/4 , 13/203/8
    3.  4/13/20 , 3/4  , 3/8
    4. 3/8 , 3/413/204/5
  13. What is the square root of 0.0169?
    1. 0.0013
    2.  0.013
    3. 0.13
    4. 1.3
  14. The parallel lines of a trapezium are 18cm and 14cm respectively. The perpendicular distance between parallel lines is 12cm. What is its area? 
    1. 192cm2
    2. 210cm2
    3. 180cm2
    4. 160cm2
  15. What is the circumference of a circle whose radius is 14cm?
    1. 44cm
    2. 22cm
    3. 176cm
    4. 88cm
  16. Which of the following numbers is divisible by 11?
    1. 25 885
    2. 29 874
    3. 16 896
    4. 26 348
  17. Which of the following will not form a right angled triangle?
    1. 7cm, 24cm, 25cm
    2. 7cm, 15cm, 17cm
    3. 5cm, 12cm, 13cm
    4. 9cm, 40cm, 41cm
  18. Write 37.5% as a fraction in its simplest
    1. 3/8 
    2. 3/5
    3. 3/16
    4. 5/8
  19. The figure below is a cylinder.
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    What is its volume?
    1. 16 420cm
    2. 18 520cm
    3. 13 200cm
    4. 27 720cm
  20. Increase 500 by 20%
    1. 600
    2. 1 100
    3. 800
    4. 900
  21. In a factory, 6 096 bottles of soda were packed in crates of 24 bottles each. How many crates were packed?
    1.  301
    2.  154
    3.  254
    4. 124
  22. Linus bought a sofa set by paying a deposit of sh. 25 000 and eight monthly instalments of sh. 4 500 each. How much was the total cost of the sofa set?
    1. Sh. 61 000
    2. Sh. 36 000
    3. Sh. 54 000
    4. Sh. 76 000
  23. Find the area of the shaded part in the figure below.
    0101Math23
    1. 980cm2
    2. 806cm2
    3. 1 786cm2
    4. 174cm2
  24. A family uses 3 - 2 dl packet of milk everyday. How many litres does the family use in a fort night?
    1. 841
    2. 8.41
    3. 0.841
    4. 8401
  25. The area of a squate plot of land is 6.25ha. What is the length of the plot?
    1. 1 000m
    2. 250m
    3. 500m
    4. 125m
  26. The circumference of a circle is 88m. What is the length of its radius?
    1. 28m
    2. 14m
    3. 7m
    4. 3.5m
  27. Decrease 3 000 by 20%.
    1. 2 400
    2. 2 600
    3. 2 800
    4. 2 200
  28. Ndeto bought 3 trays of eggs at sh. 300. During transportation 10 eggs broke, He sold the rest at sh. 12.00 each. If each tray holds 30 eggs, what was his percentage profit?
    1. 8%
    2. 5%
    3. 20%
    4. 62/3 %
  29. What is the difference between the largest and the smallest number formed by the digits 9, 8, 5,0 and 7?
    1. 47 961
    2. 54 281
    3. 98 750
    4. 50 789
  30. Eutychus was given a commission of sh.4 000 after selling goods worth 80 000. What was his percentage commission?
    1. 95%
    2. 20%
    3. 80%
    4. 5%
  31. The figure below shows a rectangular piece of land. It was fenced using three strands of wire.
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    If a 4m gate was left, what is the total length of wire used?
    1. 656m
    2. 660m
    3. 648m
    4. 560m
  32. Find the area of the figure in centimetres.
    0101Math32
    (Take π = 3.14)
    1. 24.0cm2
    2. 63.25cm2
    3. 48.25cm2
    4. 39.25cm2
  33. What is the value of 168 008 +8?
    1. 21 001
    2. 2 101
    3. 211
    4. 210 001
  34. What is the product of the vertices and faces of an open rectatigular prism?
    1. 48
    2. 64
    3. 40
    4. 56
  35. What is the volume of a cylinder whose whose diameter is 28cm and a height of 15cm?
    1. 1 540cm³
    2. 9 240cm³
    3. 3 080cm³
    4. 1232cm³
  36. Construct an equilateral triangle whose side is 6cm. Draw a circle that touches the vertices. Measure the radius.
    1. 42cm
    2. 1.6cm
    3. 2.5cm
    4. 3.5cm
  37. Below are properties of a certain quadrilateral.
    1. All sides are equal.
    2. Diagonals are varied and bisect each. other at a right angle.
    3. Opposite angles are equal
      Which of the following quadrilateral is described above?
      1. Rhombus
      2. Parallelogram
      3. Rectangle 
      4. Trapezium
  38. Simplify:
    5(2a + 3b) + 3(2a − 2b)
    1. 16a - 96
    2. 16a +216
    3. 16a - 216
    4. 16a + 9b
  39. In a scale drawing, 1cm represent 1.2km, what is the real length of a drawing length of 15cm?
    1. 30km
    2. 18km
    3. 24km
    4. 21km
  40. What is the value of:
    2b² - k
         P
    if b=4, k=2 and p= 5? 
    1. 5
    2. 7
    3. 6
    4. 8
  41. Rose is x years old. Her father is ten times as old as Rose. How old will be her father in 20 years to come?
    1. 10x + 20
    2. x+ 20
    3. 10x - 20
    4. 11x + 20
  42. A car travelling at a speed of 65km/hr took 2 1/5 hours to complete a journey. How long was the journey?
    1. 165km
    2. 121km
    3. 135km
    4. 143km
  43. Akamba bus left Eldoret at 11.50pm. It took 4 hours 55 minutes to travel to Nairobi. At what time did it arrive at Nairobi?
    1. 3.25am
    2. 4.45am
    3. 4.45pm
    4. 5.15am
  44. The diagram below shows a semi circular log of wood.
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    What is its surface area?
    1. 1 588cm2
    2. 1 604cm2
    3. 1 054cm2
    4. 1 440cm2
  45. A tank is 1/3 full of water. After drawing 30  litres of water from the tank it became 1/4 full. How much does the tank hold when full?
    1. 360 l
    2. 180 l
    3. 450 l
    4. 540 l
  46. Two bells P and Q ring after every two and three hours respectively. If they ring together at 9.30am, when will they ring together again?
    1. 3.30am
    2. 2.30pm
    3. 4.30am
    4. 3.30pm
  47. Otieno deposited sh. 90 000 in a bank that paid simple interest at the rate of 8% p.a. How much money was in his account after 2½ years?
    1. Sh. 27 000
    2. Sh. 18 000
    3. Sh. 117 200
    4. Sh. 108 000
  48. Mama Kawira bought the following items from a shop.
    3kg of sugar @sh. 110.00
    4 ½kg of rice @sh. 80.00
    3 packets of milk @sh. 50.00
    500g tea leaves for sh. 75.00
    How much was her total bill?
    1. Sh. 725
    2. Sh. 915
    3. Sh. 875
    4. Sh. 1 025
  49. The pie chart below shows how Emily spends her sh. 36 000 salary.
    How much did she spend on school fees?
    1. Sh. 10 500
    2. Sh. 4 500
    3. Sh. 13 500
    4. Sh. 9 000
  50. Paul scored as follows in his end of term exams.
    Mathematics - 56%
    Kiswahili - 30%
    English - 77%
    Science - 90%
    SST - 77%
    What was his mean score for the five exams?
    1. 66%
    2. 68%
    3. 62%
    4. 65%

Marking Scheme

  1. C
  2. B
  3. C
  4. B
  5. D
  6. B
  7. C
  8. B
  9. B
  10. C
  11. B
  12. D
  13. B
  14. D
  15. C
  16. D
  17. A
  18. B
  19. A
  20. A
  21. A
  22. D
  23. C
  24. D
  25. C
  26. D
  27. C
  28. B
  29. C
  30. C
  31. D
  32. C
  33. B
  34. A
  35. D
  36. B
  37. C
  38. C
  39. B
  40. D
  41. A
  42. A
  43. B
  44. D
  45. C
  46. B
  47. C
  48. D
  49. C
  50. D

Maswali

Soma vifungu vifuatavyo kisha ujibu maswali 1 - 15 ukitumia jibu sahihi

Mtoto    1    mvulana    2      umri wa miaka kumi na mitano    3    na simba katika     4     cha Gakoigo karibu na mji wa Nairobi mnano Jumamosi wiki    5    kulingana na kituo cha polisi cha Wema. Mkasa huo ulitokea nyumbani kwa Bwana na Bi. Stano.     6    mtoto huyu    7    mkasa huo alisema kuwa    8    ya kula pamoja    9     , aliondoka kwenda katika chumba cha kulala hatua hamsini kutoka nyumbani kwa wazaziwe.

  A B C D
1  moja   mmoja  umonja  monja
2  chenye  wenye  yenye  mwenye
3  alishambulia  alishambuliwa  alimshambulia  alishambua
4  kitongoji  mji  kitongojini  kijijini
5  kesho  leo   jana   ijao
6  Mamake  Mamaze  Mamaye   Mamao
7  akasimulia  akisimulia  akipeana  akitowa
8  badala  baada  baadhi  baadaye
9   staftahi  kishuka  chajio  msosi


Ama kweli, zaraa    10    uti wa mgongo wa taifa     11    Kamwe hatuwezi kuishi bila kutia chakula   12    tumboni. Chakula hiki    13    hutokana na kilimo. Yafaa vijana    14     kuhusu umuhimu wa kilimo ili    15    kwa hamu kuu.

  A B C D
10  ndio  ndicho  ndiyo  ndilo
11  yetu  letu  zetu  mwetu
12  yeyote  chochote  lolote  yeyote
13  naye  nalo  nacho  nayo
14  washurutishe   wakatiliwe  wahukumiwe  wahamasishwe 
15  wakikumbatie   walikumbatie   wamkumbatie   wazikumbatie 


Kutoka swali la 16 hadi 30. jibu kila swali

  1. Mtu akisema kisu hiki ni wembe, maana yake
    1. kidogo
    2. butu
    3. kizee
    4. kikali
  2. Jaza pengo kwa usahihi;
    Mkutano ulihudhuriwa na watu wengi sana.
    Yaani wake _______ wanaume, 
    1. na
    2. pamoja
    3. kwa
    4. pa
  3. “Nilikuona jana.' Sentensi hii inaonyesha kuwa kulingana na maagizo. aliyeonwa ni nani? 
    1. Yeye
    2. Wewe
    3. Mimi
    4. Nyinyi
  4. Maji yaliyoganda na kuwa magumu kama jiwe  huitwa;
    1. mvuke
    2. mangati
    3. theluji
    4. barafu
  5. Kitenzi 'choka' katika kauli ya kutendesha  kitakuwa;
    1. chokwa
    2. chosha
    3. chokesha
    4. chokea
  6. Kanusha sentensi.
    Wewe umekuja.
    1. Wewe hujakuja.
    2. Wewe haujaja.
    3. Wewe hujaja.
    4. Wewe haujakuja
  7. Milioni tatu, mia tatu na thelathini elfu, mia sita na tisa kwa tarakimu itakuwa;
    1. 3330609
    2. 3300906
    3. 3030609
    4. 3303699
  8. Mtaalamu aliye na ujuzi mkubwa wa utengenezaji wa barabara anaitwa;
    1.  mhasibu
    2. mhandisi
    3. mhazili
    4. mhazigi
  9. Kipini huvaliwa kwenye; 
    1. uti wa pua
    2. sikio 
    3. shingo
    4. pua
  10. Chagua sentensi ambayo imetumia kivumishi  kisisitizi kwa usahihi.
    1. Viti vivi hivi ni vya wageni
    2. Watu hawa hawa nawajua
    3. Matunda haya yaya yameiva
    4. Vyungu zizi hizi ni ghali
  11. Kamilisha methali;
    Usitukane wakunga;
    1. kabla ya kuvuka mto
    2. na kizazi kingalipo
    3. usije ukafa mzigana 
    4. kabla ya kukata mbeleko
  12. Mke wa mjomba huitwa; .
    1. mbiomba
    2. mkwarima
    3. mkemwenza
    4. mkaza mjomba
  13. Kanusha sentensi hii;
    Ningemsaidia angefurahi.
    1. Singemsaidia asingefurahi
    2. Singemsaidia asingefurahi
    3. Ningamsaidia asingefurahi
    4. Nisingemsaidia asingefurahi
  14. Jaza pengo kwa usahihi;
    Wanafunzi ______  walifanya mtihani vizuri.
    1. kumi
    2. wasaba
    3. tano
    4. wakumi
  15. Andika sentensi kwa udogo;
    Mtoto yule mdogo analia.
    1. Kitoto yule mdogo analia.
    2. Kitoto kile kidogo analia.
    3. Kitoto kile kidogo kinalia
    4. Katoto kale kadogo kanalia

Soma kifungu hiki kisa wjibu maswali 31 - 40.

           Ni jambo la kusikitisha mno tunapoona jinsi vijana wanavyojitumbukiza katika janga la kutumia au kuuza mihadarati kwani vijana ndio nguzo na matarajio ya taifa lolote.
           Ni matarajio ya umma wowote kuwakuta vijana wakitumia nguvu zao katika kuimarisha na kulijenga taifa badala ya kuzama katika shughuli za dawa za kulevya.
           Wimbi hili la kutumia mihadarati limeingia kwa kasi kubwa na yote ni kwa sababu ya uhaba wa kazi, ukosefu wa mwelekeo na wa maongozi kwa vijana hawa. Zaidi ya hayo, wale matajiri walafi ndio wanaowapotosha vijana kwa kuwaingiza katika janga la kuuza mihadarati. Vijana hawa wanakubali kuwa
makala wa matajiri wenye uroho. Hii ni kwa vile wanavutiwa na malipo ya juu wanayolipwa hasa wakilinganisha wepesi wa kazi hizo na pato lake.

           Bila shaka muuza mafuta mazuri lazima ajipake ili kuwavutia wanunuzi. Vivyo hivyo, muuza mchuzi inambidi kuonja kukolea kwa chumvi ili kuhakikisha kuwa mapishi ni ya hali ya juu. Lazima atumie angalau kwa kiasi kidogo mwanzoni kabla ya kitendo hicho kuwa ni uraibu na ada asiyoweza kuiepuka kwa hali yoyote ilivyo.
           Vijana ni rasilimali kuu kwa nchi na jamii yoyote kuwaacha kupotea katika uraibu huu mikononi mwa mabepari walafi na waroho ni kama kuwakubalia kuwa mshumaa.
           Visa vya vijana waliojiangamiza wenyewe, kama afanyavyo pweza anapokaangwa, ni vingi na vya kuhuzunisha. Wamemalizika wakiwa hohehahe na mwishowe tutakuwa na taifa la mbumbumbu na maamuna lisilokuwa na mawazo wala msimamo.

  1. Mwandishi anasikitika kwa sababu;
    1.  ya matumizi na uuzaji wa mihadarati
    2. mihadarati ni ghali
    3. vijana wanapotea
    4. ya ugonjwa unaoenea
  2. Mihadarati ni;
    1. dawa za kulevya
    2. sigara b
    3. angi
    4. ulevi
  3. Matarajio ya taifa lolote kwa vijana ni; 
    1. kujenga taifa
    2. kusambaza mihadarati
    3. kuhujumu taifa
    4. kutumbukia katika mihadarati
  4. Vijana wanaingizwa katika shughuli za kuuza  mihadarati na;
    1. polisi 
    2. wazazi
    3. viongozi
    4. matajiri
  5. Ipi si sababu kuu ya vijana kutumia mihadarati?
    1. Ukosefu wa maongozi
    2. Ukosefu wa elimu
    3. Marafiki wabaya
    4. Uhaba wa kazi
  6. Vijana wanakubali kuuza mihadarati kwa sababu ya;
    1. kuipenda kazi hiyo 
    2. kulazimishwa
    3. kutoroka kazi
    4. malipo mazuri
  7. Ni kina nani kati ya hawa wanaowaingiza vijana katika  ulanguzi wa mihadarati?
    1. Wakwasi wenye mate ya fisi
    2. Marafiki ambao ni kielelezo bora
    3. Fakiri wasiokuwa na mbele wala nyuma
    4. Watu wa hirimu yao
  8. Maana ya 'uraibuni' ni;
    1. kuharibu jambo
    2. kupendelea jambo au kitu 
    3. kujaribu mara kwa mara
    4. kupendelea kitu kizuri
  9. Kukubali kuwa mshumaa inamaanisha;
    1. kujisaidia binafsi 
    2. kupambana na wengine
    3. kupoza wengine
    4. kutumiwa kufaidi wengine
  10. Methali inayomhusu pweza makala haya katika inasema 'umekuwa pweza ......'
    1. huogopi mtu
    2. huwezi kukosa ulipendalo
    3. waishi baharini tu
    4. wajipalilia makaa

Soma taarifa ifuatayo kisha ujibu maswali 41 hadi 50.

           Nilizaliwa na kulelewa katika familia iliyotajika. Baba yangu Mlajasho alikuwa tajiri wa mali na moyo. Mimi na ndugu yangu mdogo hatukujua maana ya uhitaji kwani baba alitukidhia mahitaji yetu yote. Nyumbani mwetu kila siku mlishiba na kutapika watu wa kila sampuli waliokuja kulilia hali kwa baba. Baba aliwasabilia kwa mengi. Kuna waliopewa ruzuku mbalimbali za vyakula, kuna waliopewa vibarua mashambani na waliofanya kazi pale nyumbani.
           Almuradi kila mwanakijiji alifaidika kutokana na mkono wazi wa baba. Ndugu yangu mdogo hakuisha kuwabughudhi waja hawa na kuwaita waegemea nundu.
           
Siku zilisonga na kupita kama maji ya mto, hata nikajipata katika shule ya msingi. Niliyakumbatia masomo yangu kwa hamu kubwa. Sikuwa na wakati wa kufanya ajizi, kwani baba pamoja na pato lake nono hakuwahi kudekeza hisia za ugoigoi. Nasi ilibidi tufuate nyayo zake, kwani mwana akibebwa hutazama kisogo cha nina. Nilifanya mtihani wangu wa darasa la nane na kuvuna nilichopanda. Asubuhi baada ya kutangazwa kwa matokeo ya mtihani huo niliamshwa na sauti ya “pongezi mwanangu,” kutoka kwa baba. Baba alikuwa amebeba gazeti la siku hiyo, usoni amevaa tabasamu kubwa. Sikuamini maneno yake. Nilimnyang'anya gazeti na ikawa kweli mwenye macho haambiwi tazama. Nilikuwa mwanafunzi bora nchini. Nilijiunga na shule mojawapo ya kitaifa.
           Siku nilipokuwa kizingitini cha lango la shule ya kitaifa ya Tindi ndipo maisha yangu yalipoanza kuingia ufa.Nilikutana na Tamasha, mwanafunzi mchangamfu na mcheshi. Alijitambulisha kuwa alisomea shule iliyokuwa jirani na ile yangu ya msingi. Urafiki shakiki ukazaliwa kati yake nami. Tukawa daima tunaandamana. Hayo hayakunitia shaka, kwani Tamasha, alinihimiza kila mara nitie bidii masomoni. Hata hivyo, jinsi siku zilivyosongea ndivyo tabia yake halisi ilivyonibainikia.
Jioni moja Tamasha alikuja chumbani mwangu akiwa amebeba unga aliouita dawa ya homa, Aliniambia ibu kutibu homa ambayo ilikuwa imenikaba kwa siku ayami. Nami kwa kutotaka kumvunja rafiki yangu, nikachukia unga huo na kuutia kinywani; ingawa kwa kweli mwalimu wetu alikuwa ametuonya dhidi ya kutumia dawa zozote bila maelekezo ya daktari. Unga huo haukuitibu homa yangu, ila ulinipa utulivu mkubwa wa akili, utulivu ambao sikuwa nimewahi kuushuhudia maishani.
           Tamasha alifika chumbani mwangu usiku kunijulia hali. Alinipata nimejituliza juu ya kitanda changu, Alinisalimu na kukenua kama aliyetarajia jawabu fulani kutoka kwangu. Nilimweleza hali yangu naye akaniambia kuwa hivyo ndivyo dawa hiyo ifanyavyo kazi; kwamba amekuwa akiitumia kwa muda, hata nyakati za mtihani, naye hupata nguvu za kukabiliana na majabali yote. Alinielekeza kwa Mzee Kamaliza ambaye ndiye alimuuzia unga huo. Kuanzia siku hiyo, nikawa mteja mwaminifu wa Mzee Kamaliza. Nilitumia unga huo bila fikira nikidhani kuwa ilikuwa dawa ya homa tu! Sukujua ilikuwa dawa ya kulevya na alikuwa mraibu sugu wa dawa hiyo na nyingine nyingi!
           "Uzuri wake huu ni wa mkakasi tu?” Nilijiuliza. “Laiti ningalijua.” Hata hivyo, maswali yote haya hatakuwa na faida tena. Nilikuwa tayari nimazama katika tatizo sugu la matumizi ya dawa za kulevya,
           Nilijisuta moyoni kwa matumizi ya dawa za kulevya ambayo yalinielekeza kuytagongesha mwamba maisha yangu shuleni. Hata hivyo, haikuwa rahisi kuacha kwani nilichelea kuitwa kimbukeni na wenzangu. Matokeo ya haya yote yakawa kuzorota kwa masomo yangu. Walimu hawakuchelewa kuona mabadiliko yaliyonikumba. Walijaribu kunishauri na kutaka kujua kilichokuwa kikinisumbua. Walipoona kwamba hali yangu haibadiliki na kwamba nimeshindwa kuwaambia tatizo langu, walimjulisha mwalimu mkuu ambaye hakukawia kumwita baba. Mazungumzo kati ya baba na mwalimu mkuu yalinitia fadhaa kubwa kwani sikutaka kuwaambia nilitumia dawa za kulevya, ingawa kwa kweli mwalimu mkuu alishuku. Walijaribu kunishika sikio kuhusiana na tabia hii yangu lakini tangu lini sikio la kufa likasikia dawa? Niliendelea na uraibu wangu hadi siku nilipofunzwa na ulimwengu baada ya kufumaniwa na naibu wa mwalimu mkuu wa shule mjini nikipiga maji. Nilipewa adhabu niliyotarajia. Nilijipata nyumbani kwa muda wa mwezi mzima, nikiuguza vidonda vya moyo na akili. Kijiji kizima kilijua nimefukuzwa shule kwa sababu ya matumizi ya dawa za kulevya. Sikuwa na pa kuutia uso wangu. Hata hivyo, hili lilikuwa funzo kubwa kwangu.
           Mama yangu aliweza kunipa nasaha na kunishauri niache kutumia dawa hizo. Mara hii, maneno aliyoniambia yalikuwa na maana. Niliyasikiliza kwa makini hata baba alipopata barua kumwarifu anirejeshe shule. Nilikuwa nimeamua kujiunga na chama cha vijana wanaopigana na matumizi mabaya ya dawa shuleni. 

  1. Mambo yanayoonyesha kuwa Mlajasho alikuwa tajiri wa mali na moyo ni;
    1. kukidhi mahitaji ya wana, watu kufurika kwake
    2. kukidhi mahitaji ya wana, kumkana mwanawe
    3. kukidhi mahitaji ya wana, kuwapa watu riziki
    4. kukidhi mahitaji ya wana, watu kumlilia hali
  2. “Ndugu yangu mdogo hakuisha  kuwabughudhi waja hawa na kuwaita waegemea nundu" inaonyesha kuwa ndugu mdogo alikuwa;
    1. mwenye uchoyo
    2. mwenye mapuuza
    3. mwenye kujisifu
    4. mwenye uzushi
  3. Msimulizi alisoma kwa hamu kwa kuwa;
    1. alipenda masomo yake
    2. baba yake alikuwa mwenye bidii
    3. baba yake alikuwa mkali
    4. alitaka kufuata nyayo za ndugu yake
  4. Kifungu 'ndipo maisha yangu yalipoanza kuingia ufa' kinamaanisha;
    1. maisha ya msimulizi yalianza kupata matatizo
    2. maisha ya msimulizi yaliporomoka
    3. maisha ya msimulizi yalianza kubadilika
    4. maisha ya msimulizi yaliharibika mara moja
  5. Msimulizi hakutaka kuacha 'unga' kwa sababu;
    1. alichelea kudunishwa na wenzake
    2. alichelea kuondolewa kundini na wenzake
    3. hakutaka kumuudhi Tamasha
    4. alikuwa amezoea uraibu kwa Kamaliza
  6. Mambo yanayoonyesha kuwa kifungu hiki kinapinga matumizi ya dawa za kulevya ni;
    1. msimulizi kufukuzwa shuleni, msimulizi  kujiunga na vijana wanaopinga matumizi mabaya ya dawa shuleni
    2. walimu kumshauri msimulizi, mama pamoja na mwalimu mkuu kumwonya msimulizi shuleni
    3. Kamaliza kuacha kuuza dawa, mama  kumshauri msimulizi
    4. mwalimu kugundua tatizo la msimulizi,  msimulizi kurudi shuleni 
  7. Kulingana na kifungu hiki, jamii inakabiliana na  tatizo la matumizi mabaya ya dawa kwa;
    1. wazazi kwenda shuleni wanapoitwa,  kuwajibika kwa vijana 
    2. ushirikiano kati ya wazazi na walimu,  kuwajibika kwa vijana
    3. ushirikiano kati ya wazazi na walimu,  kuaibika kwa vijana .
    4. kuwapeleka watoto shuleni, matajiri kuwasaidia watu
  8. Methali ambayo haifai kujumlisha ujumbe wa  taarifa hii ni;
    1. mchovya asali hachovyi mara moja
    2. mtegemea nundu haachi kunona
    3. mchezea tope humrukia 
    4. nazi mbovu harabu ya nzima 
  9. Uzuri wake huu ni wa mkakasi tu' ina maana  kuwa;
    1. hakuweza kutegemewa
    2. hakuweza kuaminika
    3. alikuwa mnafiki
    4. alikuwa mcheshi
  10. Msimulizi alikuwa 'sikio la kufa' kwa sababu;
    1. alipata adabu aliyotarajia baada ya kupiga  maji
    2. alifumaniwa na naibu wa mwalimu mkuu akipiga maji 
    3. hakuacha uraibu wake baada ya kuonywa  na baba na mwalimu
    4. hakupona homa baada ya kutumia unga

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Majibu

  1. B
  2. D
  3. B
  4. A
  5. B
  6. C
  7. B
  8. D
  9. B
  10. C
  11. B
  12. B
  13. C
  14. D
  15. A
  16. D
  17. C
  18. B
  19. C
  20. B
  21. C
  22. A
  23. B
  24. B
  25. A
  26. B
  27. D
  28. D
  29. A
  30. C
  31. A
  32. A
  33. A
  34. D
  35. B
  36. D
  37. A
  38. B
  39. D
  40. D
  41. A
  42. A
  43. C
  44. A
  45. C
  46. A
  47. B
  48. B
  49. A
  50. C

Questions

0105SostMap

Use the map of Elgon Area to answer questions 1 to 7.

  1. The factory in Elgon area is
    1. an assembly plant
    2. a processing plant
    3. a manufacturing plant
    4.  is a Jua Kali plant
  2. Three of the following shows that Elgon area lies in a cool and wet zone. Which one does not?
    1. Presence of boreholes
    2. Presence of forest
    3. permanent rivers
    4. Presence of a cash crop
  3. What is the direction of the game reserve from the hill?
    1. North West
    2. North East
    3. South East
    4. South West
  4. Which economic activity is NOT practiced in Elgon area?
    1. Mining
    2. Tourism
    3. Trading
    4. Cash crop farming
  5. The highest point in Elgon area is
    1. around safi area
    2. around the forested area
    3. around the game reserve
    4. around the tea growing zone
  6. What has contributed MOST to the growth of the town in Elgon area?
    1. Nearness to Safi dam
    2. Availability of water
    3. Flatness of the land
    4. Adequate means of transport
  7. The dam in Elgon area
    1.  is a source of a river
    2. increases floods
    3. is a reservoir
    4. is a natural feature
  8. Which one of the following is a result of Bantus interaction with the people of Saudi Arabia?
    1. Introduction of Swahili culture
    2. Introduction of Christianity
    3. Establishment of Mission Schools
    4.  Abolition of slave trade
  9. The following are characteristics of prominent leaders in Africa
    1. He was a trader
    2. He was a medicine man
    3. He was a military leader
    4. He was a famous religious leader
    5. He died in 1904
      Which one are for Masaku?
      1.  (i) (iii) (v)
      2. (ii) (iv) (v)
      3. (i) (ii) (iv)
      4. (i) (ii) (v)
  10. Which one is the BEST way of conserving wildlife?
    1. Educating people on the importance of wildlife
    2. Erecting electric fences around national parks
    3. Protection of the endangered species
    4. Increasing the area under forests

Use the map of Africa below to answer question 11-13

0105Sost10

  1. The climatic region marked M is?
    1. Mediterranean climate
    2. Mountain climate
    3. Equatorial climate
    4. Tropical climate
  2. The physical feature marked S is a
    1. a volcanic mountain
    2. a block mountain
    3. a fold mountain
    4. a residual mountain
  3. Which of the following is not true of the river marked Q?
    1. It drains in East Africa
    2. It has an artificial lake
    3. It is used for irrigation
    4. It starts in East Africa
  4. Three of the following are problems facing ECOWAS, which one is NOT?
    1. Brought limited movement of people in member countries
    2. Production of similar goods
    3. Inefficient infrastructure connecting member countries
    4. Lack of a common currency among member states
  5. Which is the capital of South Africa?
    1. Johannesburg
    2. Soweto
    3. Pretoria
    4. Witwatersrand
  6. The following are description of a certain river in Africa
    1. It originated from a lake
    2. It forms a delta
    3. Its water is used for irrigation
      The river described above is?
      1. R. Volta
      2. R. Zambezi
      3. R. Nile
      4. R. Tana
  7. Dairy farming is BEST practiced in areas that are.
    1. High in altitude.
    2. Hot and dry.
    3. Hot and wet.
    4. Near urban centres.
  8. The history of a community was passed from generation to another MAINLY through?
    1. Imitation.
    2. Work.
    3. Apprenticeship
    4. Story telling.
  9. The pre-historic site that is found in Tanzania is
    1. Olduvuai Gorge
    2. Nariokotene
    3. Hyrax Hill 
    4. Olorgesaillie
  10. Which one of the following is not a function of Mombasa town?
    1. An administrative centre
    2. An industrial centre
    3. A tourist centre
    4. It is a lake port centre
  11. Three of the following are requirements of presidential candidates except?
    1. Must present nomination papers to the returning officer.
    2. Must be 35 yrs and above.
    3. Be a registered voter in a constituency.
    4. Must be nominated by a registered political party.
  12. A false statement about the Portuguese rule in Africa is:-
    1. They considered their colonies as overseas provinces.
    2. The grouped their colonies to form federations
    3. Laws in their colonies were made in Portugal.
    4. The provinces were governed from Portugal
  13. The first prime minister in Kenya was
    1. Uhuru Kenyatta
    2. Raila Odinga
    3. Jomo Kenyatta
    4. Oginga Odinga

Use the map of Eastern Africa below to answer questions 24-26

0105Sost24

  1. Which of the following communities migrated through roure X?
    1. Bantu
    2. Kalenjin
    3. Somali
    4. Luo
  2. Which of the following lakesis marked Y?
    1. Victoria 
    2. Malawi
    3. Rukwa
    4. Tanganyika
  3. The Eastern African country marked S is?
    1. D.R.Congo
    2. Uganda
    3. Rwanda
    4. Burundi
  4. Taxes collected by the Kenya government are used in all the following except?
    1. Providing education
    2. Buying private property
    3. Maintaining law and order
    4. Building roads
  5. Three of the following are TRUE about the flag of Kenya except
    1. The Kenyan Flag was adopted in December 1963.
    2. The green color stands for our natural wealth.
    3. It is a factor that promotes national unity.
    4. It has four colors each with a different meaning.
  6. During which month is the sun overhead the tropical of Capricorn?
    1. March
    2. December
    3. September
    4. June
  7. Three of the following are factors influencing climate change except?
    1.  Pollution
    2. Overstocking
    3. Deforestation
    4. Rural-urban migration
  8. Cloves are largely grown in
    1. Zanzibar
    2. Uganda
    3.  Eritrea
    4. Tanzania
  9. Three of the following are TRUE of the legislature in Kenya EXCEPT?
    1. Its main duty is to make laws.
    2. It formulates government policies.
    3. It has elected as well as nominated MPS.
    4. It controls government spending.
  10. Which one of the following countries has a traditional government?
    1. Zimbabwe
    2. Uganda
    3. Somalia
    4. Swaziland
  11. The Aswan high dam was established MAINLY to?
    1. Control the flooding of river Nile
    2. Produce hydro-electric power
    3. Provide water for irrigation
    4. Create fishing grounds
  12. Which one is NOT a problem facing forests in Kenya?
    1. Government allocation of forest land
    2. Silting of rivers and dams
    3. Illegal logging
    4.  Forest fires
  13. Three of the following are importances of population data. Which one is NOT?
    1. Helps the government to plan for enough food supplies
    2. The government knows the expected money to correct from individuals
    3. Planning for social services (eg) schools and hospitals
    4. Planning for free primary education
  14. Pyramids are a famous tourist attraction in
    1. Algeria
    2. Kenya
    3. Egypt
    4. Zimbabwe
  15. During the pre-colonial period virtues were encouraged through
    1. Bible readings
    2. Local courts
    3. Scared rituals
    4. Moral laws
  16. The factor that has mainly influenced the location of Webuye paper industry is?
    1. Nearness to raw materials
    2. Good transport means
    3. A ready market
    4. Provision of skilled labour
  17. Which one of the following countries achieved her independence through constitutional means?
    1. Zimbabwe
    2. Ghana
    3. Kenya
    4. Mozambique
  18. Female Genital Mutilation is discouraged in Kenya Mainly because
    1. It leads to barrenness
    2. It promotes disunity
    3. It encourages immorality
    4. It is health hazard
  19. The following are descriptions of a certain mineral in Kenya
    1. It is the second most important mineral
    2. It is used in the manufacture of sulphuric acid and toothpaste
    3. It is used to make non-stick cooking pans
    4. The mineral is mined using open cast method
      The mineral described above is?
      1. Limestone
      2. Soda Ash
      3. Diatomite
      4. Fluorspar
  20. The 12 members of parliament are nominated by?
    1. Registered political parties
    2. Public Service Commission
    3. Attorney general
    4. President
  21. Majority of foreigners become citizen of Kenya MAINLY through
    1. Birth
    2. Naturalization
    3. Registration
    4. Identification
  22. Who among the following is BEST suited to help end a civil dispute
    1. Local administrator
    2. Chief justice
    3. Arbitrator
    4. Member of parliament

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  1. Which of the following physical features was formed through the above process?
    1. Mt. Kenya
    2. Mt. Kilimanjaro
    3. The Atlas Mts
    4. the Ahaggar mts
  2. Which one of the following was NOT practiced in traditional agriculture?
    1. Plantation farming
    2. Mixed farming
    3. Subsistence farming
    4. Shifting cultivation
  3. Three of the following are true of customary marriage. Which one is NOT?
    1.  It is the most common type of marriage
    2. Marriage certificates are issued
    3. It takes place according to African customs and traditions
    4. Polygamy is allowed
  4. Three of the countries below are members of the common wealth EXCEPT
    1. Britain
    2. New Zealand
    3. France
    4. Canada
  5. Three of the following are true statements about a general election. Which one is FALSE?
    1. Returning officers announce election results in constituencies
    2. Presiding officers announce election results in constituencies
    3. Presidential, parliamentary and civic elections held at the same time.
    4. The electoral commission supervises the election
  6. Which one is TRUE of Mzee Jomo Kenyatta?
    1. He supported freedom fighters in other parts of Africa
    2. He was the first chairman of the Kenya African Union KAU
    3. He was the secretary general of Kenya African National Union KANU
    4. He introduced the 8:4:4 system of education
  7. The ocean currents that creates a cooling effect on the South Western tip of Africa is
    1. Mozambique
    2. Canary
    3. Guinea
    4. Benguela
  8. Which one is a challenge facing African economies
    1. Under-population
    2. Urbanization
    3. Inadequate capital
    4. Shortage of labor
  9.  Which one of the following climatic regions mainly receives convectional rainfall throughout the year?
    1. Mountain climate 
    2. Equatorial
    3. Savanna
    4. Mediterranean
  10. Which one of the following is NOT true about the speaker?
    1. He is elected by members of parliament
    2. He chairs parliamentary debates
    3. He swears in the members of parliament
    4. He is elected after two terms of five years each
  11. Three of the following are reasons why Lenana of the Maasai collaborated with the British except?
    1. To be recognized as the Maasai political leader
    2. To receive food supplies due to famine
    3. So that the Maasai could be moved to reserves
    4. To get military support against his brother
  12. Which one is NOT an organ of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF)
    1. The Army
    2. The General Service Unit
    3. The Navy
    4. The Administration Police
  13. Three of the following are TRUE about coffee growing in Ethiopia EXCEPT
    1. The main variety grown is Arabica
    2. The main growing area is Ethiopia High lands
    3. Coffee is the second foreign exchange earner
    4. Most of the coffee is grown by small scale farmers
  14. Three of the following are advantages of roads transport except one. Which one?
    1. Faster and cheaper over shorter distances
    2. It is free from noise and air pollution
    3. It is the most widespread form of transport
    4. It is a flexible form of transport.
  15. Mary a HIV infected orphan has been refused playing with anybody by her aunt. Which freedom has Mary been denied?
    1. Freedom of playing
    2. Freedom of speech
    3. Freedom of worship
    4. Freedom of association

PART II: CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. According to Genesis stories of creation, which One of the following explains the MAIN reason why God created Eve? To
    1. bear children for Adam
    2. take care of the garden of Eden
    3. be Adam's helper.
    4. look after the animals.
  2. Which one of the following acts of Abraham DOES NOT show his obedience to God?
    1. Accepting to marry his wife Sarah.
    2. Moving from Haran to Canaan .
    3. His willingness to sacrifice Isaac his only son
    4. Accepting to make a covenant with God
  3. Which one of the following was the MAIN reason why Moses ran away from Egypt?
    1. He had killed a Hebrew
    2. He was a stammerer
    3. He feared the king of Egypt
    4. God ordered him to go to Midian
  4. Which one of the following event did NOT take place when God was calling Moses to rescue the Israelites.
    1. God introduced Himself to Moses.
    2. There was a burning bush
    3.  Moses told God who God was
    4. God commissioned Moses to go to Egypt
  5. According to Deuteronomy chapter 34, on which mountain did Moses die? Mount
    1. Sinai
    2. Nebo
    3. Horeb
    4. Ararat
  6. Which one of the following is the reason why Jacob and his family moved to Egypt?
    1. There were plagues in Israel
    2. God instructed them to move
    3. There were floods in Israel
    4. There was famine in Israel
  7. Who among the following judges of Israel sang songs of praises to God?
    1. Deborah and Barak
    2. Miriam and Samson
    3. Gideon and Barak.
    4. Othniel and Ehud.
  8. The following were the failures of King Saul when he ruled as King of Israel. Which one is NOT? He
    1. consulted a medium after Samuel's death
    2. married many foreign wives who brought idolatry in Israel.
    3. offered it sacrifice to God instead of Waiting for Samuel
    4. spared some fat animals, beautiful women and King Agog
  9. Which one of the following statements is TRUE about teaching of Jeremiah on the new Covenant?
    1. Children will be finished for the sins of their parents.
    2. God will give the Israelites an everlasting kingdom
    3. God will accept sacrifices as a sign of repentance
    4. God will write the laws in the people's hearts.
  10. Who among the following prophets prophesied that Jesus would be born in the lineage of David?
    1. Joel
    2. Isaiah
    3. Nathan
    4. Micah
  11. Which one of the following group consists of the gifts that were presented to Baby Jesus by the wise men?
    1. Gold, silver and frankincense
    2. Gold, bronze and frankincense
    3. Gold, frankincense and oil
    4. Gold, myrrh and frankincense.
  12. How old was Jesus when he was taken by his parents to the temple for dedication?
    1. 8 years 
    2. 8 days
    3. 12 years.
    4. 12 days
  13. When John the Baptist saw Jesus coming to be baptised he referred to him as
    1.  Prince of Peace.
    2. Bread of life.
    3. Lamb of God.
    4. Light of the Gentiles
  14. Which one of the following is the MAIN lesson that Christians learn from the parable of the hidden treasure?
    1. Its important to find pearls
    2. Wealth is very important
    3. The Kingdom of God is for the Jews
    4. There is joy in finding the kingdom of God
  15.  Which of the following parables of Jesus teaches Christians to help the people that are in need? The
    1. sower 
    2. prodigal Son
    3. good Samaritan
    4. mustard seed.
  16. Which one of the following miracles was performed by both Peter and Jesus?
    1. Healing lepers
    2. Raising the dead,
    3. Calming the storm.
    4. multiplication of oil.
  17. Which one of the following beatitudes is CORRECTLY matched with its promise? Blessed are
    1. those who mourn for they will be comforted
    2. the merciful for theirs is the kingdom of God.
    3. the humble for they will be satisfied
    4. the pure in heart for they will inherit the earth
  18. In which one of the following activities did Jesus prepare His disciples for his death?
    1. Calming the storm.
    2. Healing the blind Bartimaeus.
    3. Triumphant entry into Jerusalem.
    4. Sharing the last meal with them.
  19. According to Luke 24:50 Jesus was taken to heaven while at Mt.
    1. Jerusalem.
    2. Nazareth
    3. Bethany.
    4. Galilee.
  20. Three of the following took place on the day of Pentecost. Which one DID NOT!
    1. There was a strong wind.
    2. Tongues of fire rested on each of them.
    3. The disciples spoke in new tongues
    4. The disciples broke the bread and shared
  21.  Three of the following are fruits of the Holy Spirit. Which one is NOT?
    1.  Faithfulness.
    2. Gentleness
    3. Love
    4. Faith
  22. Which one of the following DOES NOT mark new life in traditional African Society?
    1. Baptism.
    2. Initiation
    3. Birth.
    4. Marriage
  23. According to traditional African communities. how were the ancestors remembered?
    1. Singing songs of praises to them
    2. Naming children after them.
    3. Pouring libation
    4. Offering burnt sacrifices to them.
  24. According to traditional African communities naming of children was done by
    1. men
    2. women.
    3. both parents.
    4. clan elders.
  25. Three of the following are Christian views or marriage. Which one is NOT?
    1. Marriage should be permanent.
    2. Marriage without children is incomplete
    3. Wives should be submissive to their husbands.
    4. No one should separate what God has put together.
  26. The following shows how different pupils spent their leisure time during the school holiday Who among them spent it the BEST way!?
    1. Karani - read the bible.
    2. Wamaitha - involved herself in choir practice.
    3. Gabriel - watched christian movies
    4. Steffanie - participated in community cleaning
  27. You have noted that your deskmate Nahashon is dropping in his class performance for the last couple of weeks. As a Christian how BEST can you help him?
    1. Find out the cause of dropping
    2. Report him to his parents
    3. Buy him text books and revision materials.
    4. Avoid his company lest you also start dropping,
  28. On your way home from church, you find two boys fighting. As a Christian what is the BEST action to take?
    1. Avoid them by running very fast.
    2. Separate them and help them reconcile.
    3. Report them to the nearest police station
    4. Join in the fight to help the one being beaten more.
  29. Which one of the following is the BEST way to control the spread of HIV/AIDS among married couples?
    1. Abstinence,
    2. Faithfulness.
    3. Taking preventive medicines
    4. Use of family planning drugs.
  30. The following characters describes an early missionary in Eastern Africa
    1. He wrote the Swahili dictionary
    2. He campaigned against slave trade
    3. He established a mission station or Rabai
      Who among the following missionary is described above?
      1. John Speke
      2. Johann Ret man
      3. Ludwig Krapf
      4. David Livingstone

PART III: ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. The following are favours of Allah(sw) upon the prophet p.b.u.h). All of them are mentioned in Surah Inshiraah EXCEPT one. Which one?
    1. Removed burdens from him.
    2. Raised his fame
    3. Lifted up his heart.
    4. Gave him riches.
  2. Which of the following is the MAIN subject matter in the Surah Al-Qadr? The
    1. Angelic host led by Jibril(A.S).
    2.  revelation of the holy Qur'an.
    3. prevailing of peace until fajr.
    4. rewards equivalent to one thousand months.
  3. All the following information is true as mentioned in strah Al-Zilzala EXCEPT
    1. men will appear bright with folded faces
    2. the earth will be inspired to give our secrets.
    3. the man will question "What's the matter?
    4. the earth will shake with final earthquake.
  4. Muslims are not allowed to eat from all these meat EXCEPT one. Which one? Animals
    1. gored by the horns of other animals.
    2. that dies after falling from a height.
    3. that dies from a hunters hook
    4. partly eaten by wild animals.
  5. The army which attempted to destroy the holy Kasba in the year 570 A.D was destroyed by
    1. flood of water
    2. small stones of baked clay
    3. Dose of a thunderstorm
    4. corked fire.
  6. "The curse of Allah befalls the giver, the recipient and the one who acts as a mediator between the two". This hadith teaches us on the effects of
    1.  virtues and sins.
    2. righteousness
    3. co-operation 
    4. corruption
  7.  According to the hadith, true and honest business merchants will on the Day of Qiyamah be rewarded as the
    1. Standard bearers of truth
    2. martyrs
    3. steadfast in Imaan.
    4. fathers of Imaan.
  8. The prophet(p.b.u.h) one day told a Swahaba who wanted to just leave a camel free, "Tie it first and then rely on Allah Which lesson was he teaching us?
    1. Istiqaama.
    2. Istimraar.
    3. Tawakkul.
    4. Thumaanina.
  9. Angel Jibril (A.S) never stopped advising the prophet(p.b.u..h) about his until he thought that Allah will make them heirs of his inheritance
    1. neighbours
    2. friends
    3. relatives
    4. leaders
  10. Any good service you render to your brother Muslim Allah(s.w) will reward you Yaumul Qiyama.
    1. beyond imagination.
    2. a similar service.
    3. another better service.
    4. without Hisaab.
  11. Which of the following words when uttered last before death, makes one to enter paradise?
    1. Laa haula walaa Quwwata illa billah
    2.  Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raajiun.
    3. Husbunallahu waneemal waqiil.
    4. Laa ilah illallah
  12. You feel like there is something strength especially touching on your life or on the life of your people. Which of the following prayers are you advised to perform?
    1. Swalatu Istikhaara.
    2. Swalatul Khusuf
    3. Swalatu Istisqu-a.
    4. Swalatul Khauf.
  13. Which one of the following activities MUST one face away from Qibla when performing it, according to Islamie teachings? When
    1. praying Swalah.
    2. slaughtering an animal.
    3. toileting.
    4. performing Udhu.
  14. Who among the following is NOT mentioned among the recipients of Zakkal?
    1. debtor.
    2. matyr.
    3. slave
    4. New convert.
  15. Which one of the following is classified as a thick Najis?
    1. Saliva of a dog.
    2. Milk of animals that we do not eat their meat.
    3. Urine of an infant baby boy.
    4. All faeces.
  16.  All the following pieces of clothing are prepared for the purposes of shrouding the Mayyit EXCEPT one. Which one?
    1. The Amis
    2. Taar.
    3. Chtaam
    4. Lifaafa.
  17. The following Hajj activities are performed seven times each EXCEPT one. Which one?
    1. Drinking at the spring of Zamzam
    2. Twawaf around the holy Kaaba.
    3. Sa'y between the Swafa and Marwa hills
    4. Throwing stones at the Maqamu Ibrahim stampede.
  18. The following are the qualities that may guide a person to make the most accurate judgement in the Islamic court. Which one is NOT among them?
    1. Justice. 
    2. Ihsaan
    3. Taqwa
    4. Handsome.
  19. The two prophets of Allah who received food direct from heaven were Prophets
    1. Musa and Issa.
    2.  Ibrahim and Ismail.
    3. Daud and Suleiman.
    4. Dhulkill and Idris
  20. During the month of Ramadhan's fasting sessions, the door of Hellfire are closed, the doors of Paradise remain open and the Shuyaatwiin aro jailed. Which Angels do this work? Angels
    1. Munkar and Nakir
    2. Ridhwaan and Malik
    3. Raqib und Atid.
    4. Jibriland Izrail
  21. With full evidence from reliable witnesses. the Islamic Sharia administers a death sentence to each of the following crimes EXCEPT
    1. apostacy
    2. adultery.
    3. killing accidentally
    4. corruption
  22. The first few people to join Islant underwent bitter persecution but still their Imaan was not swayed. This is because they had
    1. resistance
    2. tolerance
    3. no hope.
    4. hypocrisy
  23. The following activities took place on the days within the month of Muharram EXCEPT one. Which one? The day
    1. When Nabil Ayyub recovered from his suffering
    2. when Saidina Hussein was martyred.
    3. which Nabii Adam(A.S) was created.
    4. We Nabii Ibrahim was lynched
  24. The MAIN virtue encouraged among Muslim families in the Eid-ul Adh-h , Eid-ul-Fitr and Aqiqa festivals is
    1. sharing
    2. cooperation
    3. extravagance,
    4. advertisement
  25. Why do Muslims circumcise their baby boys? It is a
    1. custom of their great grand parents
    2. form of baptism.
    3. form of initiation
    4. form of 'Twahara
  26. Whoever has knowledge but hold back on it refusing to transmit. Allah(s.w) will punish him (or her) with
    1. strokes of cane from trees of hellfire,
    2. pebbles made of clay from hellfire
    3. bars of hot iron from the hellfire
    4. strings of ropes from hellfire fibre.
  27. Who among the following prophets made a great throne out of ivory and gold from Eastern Africa?
    1. Nabii Daudf(A.S).
    2. Nabii Suleiman(A.S).
    3. Nabii Yusuf (A.S).
    4. Nabii Yaqub (A.S).
  28. Who among the following early visitors to the Coast of East Africa came from mun? The
    1. Al-Insa group.
    2. Ammu Zaid Group.
    3. Shirazi group
    4. Suleiman and Sald group.
  29. Which sub-tribe entered into agreement with the Muslims after the treaty of Hudaibiyya?
    1. Banu Khura.
    2. Banu Khazraj
    3. Bam Bahr.
    4. Banu Qainuqua.
  30. At which point lid 100 Muslims from the Muslim army that was headed for the battle of Uhud, turn away?
    1. Around the mountain the archers
    2. At Miqat.
    3. At Ashawt.
    4. Where they had made trenches.

Marking Scheme

  1. B
  2. C
  3. D
  4. A
  5. B
  6. D
  7. C
  8. A
  9. B
  10. A
  11. D
  12. C
  13. A
  14. A
  15. C
  16. C
  17. C
  18. D
  19. A
  20. D
  21. A
  22. A
  23. C
  24. B
  25. D
  26. D
  27. B
  28. A
  29. B
  30. D
  31. A
  32. B
  33. D
  34. B
  35. B
  36. B
  37. C
  38. D
  39. A
  40. B
  41. D
  42. D
  43. A
  44. C
  45. C
  46. C
  47. A
  48. B
  49. C
  50. D
  51. A
  52. D
  53. C
  54. B
  55. D
  56. C
  57. D
  58. C
  59. B
  60. D

CRE

  1. C
  2. A
  3. C
  4. C
  5. B
  6. D
  7. A
  8. B
  9. D
  10. C
  11. D
  12. B
  13. C
  14. D
  15. C
  16. B
  17. A
  18. D
  19. C
  20. D
  21. D
  22. A
  23. B
  24. D
  25. B
  26. D
  27. A
  28. B
  29. B
  30. C

IRE

  1. D
  2. B
  3. A
  4. C
  5. B
  6. D
  7. A
  8. C
  9. A
  10. B
  11. D
  12. D
  13. C
  14. B
  15. A
  16. C
  17. A
  18. D
  19. A
  20. B
  21. C
  22. B
  23. D
  24. A
  25. D
  26. C
  27. B
  28. D
  29. A
  30. C
  1. Which of the following shows a 3 dimensional letter?
    1. G5ET2022CASSQ1as1
    2. G5ET2022CASSQ1bs1
    3. G5ET2022CASSQ1cs1
    4. G5ET2022CASSQ1ds1
  2. Book jackets are used to
    1. cover books.
    2. prevent cold.
    3. decorate books.
    4. cover the title of the book.
  3. The type of puppet which is manipulated using strings is called a
    1. glove puppet.
    2. hand puppet. 
    3. rod puppet. 
    4. marionette.
  4. Grade 5 learners wanted to make wax crayons. They brought the following items to class:
    Sharon:   paraffin.
    Kevin:     bee wax.
    Brian:     metallic container.
    Carol:     rubber bands.
    Who brought an item that was unnecessary?
    1. Sharon.
    2. Carol. 
    3. Kevin.
    4. Brian.
  5. A teacher drew a form like the one below.
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    Which of the following techniques did the teacher use to show shading effect?
    1. Cross hatching. 
    2. Smudge.
    3. Crayon etching.
    4. Collage. 
  6. Which one of the following is not a primary colour? 
    1. Yellow.
    2. Red.
    3. Blue.
    4. Brown.
  7. A cooking stick can be carved using
    1. plasticine.
    2. plastic.
    3. clay.
    4. wood.
  8. Coiling is a technique associated with 
    1. leather shoes.
    2. plastic buckets.
    3. clay pots.
    4. fabric.
  9. Which of the following indigenous crafts can be made using plain and twine weaving technique? 
    1. leather wallet.
    2. floor mat.
    3. bucket.
    4. pot.
  10. What is the use of adhesive in mounting artwork?
    1. Balancing the artwork at the centre of the frame.
    2. Making the artwork look bright.
    3. Easening the work of display.
    4. Sticking the cutouts.
  11. Jakoya plays instruments during folk dances in his Maporomoko.village. We can say that Jakoya is 
    1. an instrumentalist.
    2. a musician.
    3. a composer.
    4. a soloist.
  12. Painting the face with red clay before a folk dance is called
    1. body tattooing.
    2. costuming.
    3. body adornment. 
    4. using omaments.
  13. When playing note C on the descant recorder, 
    1. use the thumb of the left hand to cover the back hole. 
    2. cover the thumb hole with your left thumb. 
    3. do not blow air into the descant recorder.
    4. use the index finger to cover the top.
  14. All wind instruments produces sound when
    1. shaken.
    2. hit.
    3. bowed.
    4. blown.
  15. Below is a wind instrument called coro.
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    Which community plays the instrument above? 
    1. Mijikenda. 
    2. Agikuyu.
    3. Abagusii
    4. Luo
  16. Which of the following aspects of a folk song is the most important? 
    1. Message.
    2. Instrumentation.
    3. Participants. 
    4. Occasion.
  17. Body movements or actions used to show the meaning of words or ideas in a song are called
    1. moods.
    2. tones.
    3. dictions.
    4. gestures.
  18. Which of the following types of songs is wrongly matched with its description?
    1. Topical songs sung to enlighter the community,
    2. Action songs sung during a certain community activity.
    3. Sacred songs sung during religious activities.
    4. Patriotic songs sung to show love for the country.
  19. Which of the following is not a part of the descant recorder?
    1. Head joint.
    2. Foot joint.
    3. Arm joint.
    4. Middle joint.
  20. Which of the following lines is not found in the Kenya National Anthem?
    1. Kila siku tuwe na shukrani. 
    2. Raha tupate na ustawi.
    3. Natulinde uhuru na amani.
    4. Nasi tujitoe kwa nguvu.
  21. Tourism has contributed to the economy of Kenya by all the following except 
    1. promoting local industries. 
    2. providing basic needs to families in the land
    3. earning the country foreign exchange.
    4. promoting cultural practices.
  22. Which one of the following is not a tourist attraction in Kenya? 
    1. Language groups.
    2. Cultural activities.
    3. Natural sceneries
    4. Wildlife.
  23. Which one of the following is not a modern means of communication?
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    2. G5ET2022CASSQ23bs1
    3. G5ET2022CASSQ23cs1
    4. G5ET2022CASSQ23ds1
  24. Which of the following means of communication is audio-visual?
    1. Magazine:
    2. Radio.
    3. Newspaper.
    4. Television.
  25. Which of the following road signs shows the presence of a round about?
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    2. G5ET2022CASSQ25bs1
    3. G5ET2022CASSQ25cs1
    4. G5ET2022CASSQ25ds1
  26. All the following can help us reduce road accidents in our local roads except
    1. issuing more driving licences to motorists.
    2. reporting careless drivers.
    3. observing road signs.
    4. avoiding playing near roads.
  27. Below is a method of inland fishing in Kenya.
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    The fishing method shown above is called 
    1. long lining.
    2. purse seining.
    3. trawling.
    4. harpooning.
  28. Which of the following crops is not grown under horticulture?
    1. Fruits.
    2. Flowers.
    3. Sugarcane.
    4. Vegetables.
  29. Dairy farming in Kenya takes place in all the following areas except
    1. Trans Nzoia. 
    2. Kisii.
    3. Nandi.
    4. Nairobi. 
  30. Which one of the following is not a resource found in Kenya?
    1. Museums. 
    2. Lakes. 
    3. Minerals. 
    4. Forests
  31. Which of the following is not a source of money for the county government?
    1. Parking fees.
    2. Grants from well-off countries.
    3. Sale of trading licences.
    4. Rents from county houses.
      1. Use the map of Kenya below to answer questions 32 to 35.
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  32. The National park marked Q is called
    1. Sibiloi.
    2. Malka Mari 
    3. Losai
    4. Meru
  33. The lake marked R is shared by three of the following countries except 
    1. Kenya
    2. Rwanda
    3. Tanzania
    4. Uganda
  34. The mineral mined at the place marked S is 
    1. fluorspar. 
    2. limestone. 
    3. soda ash. 
    4. diatomite.
  35. The river marked T is called river 
    1. Tana 
    2. Athi 
    3. Nzoia
    4. Ewaso nyiro
  36. Who went around river Jordan mainly preaching to the people about repentance? 
    1. Jesus.
    2. Elisha
    3. John the Baptist. 
    4. Elijah.
  37. During the baptism of Jesus, all the following took place. Which one did not?
    1. Heaven opened.
    2. Holy Spirit came down in the form of a dove.
    3. A voice came from heaven.
    4. Darkness covered the whole land.
  38. Why is baptism important in the life of a Christian? It
    1. makes Christians acquire new names.
    2. makes a Christian a member of God's family.
    3. makes Christians known by other members of the church
    4. is a way of bonding with church leaders.
  39. When Jesus calmed the storm, 
    1. His power over nature was revealed. 
    2. the disciples were in deep sleep.
    3. His clothes turned crystat white. 
    4. angels appeared to Him. 
  40. Jesus showed compassion for the needy by
    1. performing miracles wherever He went.
    2. feeding a multitude.
    3. dying on the cross.
    4. promising them the Holy Spirit.
  41. Jesus healed the paralysed man in
    1. Galilee
    2. Bethany
    3. Carpenaum
    4. Gethsemane
  42. The parable of Jesus about the lost sheep teaches Christians
    1. the value of attending church services.
    2. about the recovery of the lost human
    3. about the importance of keeping property
    4. the value of tending well to domestic animals. 
  43. According to Jesus' teachings during the Sermon on the mountain, happy are the pure  in heart because
    1. they will see God.
    2. God will call them His children.
    3. God will be merciful to them.
    4. God will reward them.
  44. Which of the following is pot a good way of empowering the needy?
    1. Giving them capital to start businesses.
    2. Giving them money for upkeep daily.
    3. Teaching them legal skills of acquiring wealth
    4. Employing them for a pay. 
  45. Which of the following books of the Bible is in the Old Testament?
    1. Acts.
    2. Titus.
    3. Hagai.
    4. Thessalonians.
  46. Who among the following was a blind man in the Bible?
    1. Bartimaeus.
    2. Zacchaeus. 
    3. Zachariah.
    4. Jeroboam. 
  47. John the Baptist's mother was called
    1. Annah.
    2. Rebecca.
    3. Elizabeth.
    4. Mary.
  48. When Jesus healed the ten lepers, how many were not thankful?
    1. One.
    2. Five.
    3. Seven.
    4. Nine. 
  49. As Grade 5 learners were playing football, Miriam accidentally stepped on Kamene. As a Christian, what should Kamene do?
    1. Sit down and cry. 
    2. Forgive Miriam.
    3. Report Miriam to the teacher.
    4. Avoid playing with Miriam. 
  50. A person who always tells the truth is said to be
    1. honest.
    2. obedient.
    3. Polite.
    4. kind.

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION,

  1. How many ayahs are there in surah Al-kawthar?
    1. 6
    2. 4
    3. 3
    4. 5
  2. Tameehim bihijaratin min sijjeelin is an ayan from suratul
    1. Fiyl
    2. Maun
    3. Kafirun
    4. Lahab
  3. Which of the following is not a lesson from surah Al-Quraish?
    1. Never take the blessings of Allah for granted.
    2. Allah sends us blessings and bounties.
    3. Allah blessed the Qureish with security.
    4. Never underestimate Allah.
  4. Which of the following attributes of Allah means all forgiving?
    1. Al-Haafidh.
    2. Al-Ghafar.
    3. Al-Aalim.
    4. Al-Malik.
  5. Which one of the following is not a characteristics of angels? Angel
    1. can change form.
    2. were created from nur.
    3. can either be males or females.
    4. do not have parents.
  6. Prophets had different qualities for character formation. Which one of the following is one of them? They were 
    1. intelligent. 
    2. arrogant.
    3. slanderers. 
    4. dishonest.
  7. Which one of the following is a miracle performed by prophet Musa(AS)? 
    1. He had clear signs of Allah's mercy on him
    2. Turning a rod into a snake.
    3. His hand shone like the moon when he put it in his armpit. 
    4. Striking the red sea and separating the waters. 
  8. When we perform swalah correctly, we earn
    1. points.
    2. gifts.
    3. curses.
    4. thawab.
  9. Normally, Taraweh is performed 
    1. in the morning. 
    2. in the afternoon.
    3. after Asr.
    4. at night.
  10. Turning away from Qibla during swalah
    1. strengthens our faith.
    2. nullifies swallah.
    3. is a condition in Islam.
    4. must always be observed.
  11. Which one of the following is not an optional prayer? 
    1. Fajr
    2. Qabliyah
    3. Taraweh
    4. Baadiyah
  12. Which on of the following is not a form of swadaqah? 
    1. Smiling at each other. 
    2. Removing harmful objects from the way. 
    3. Visiting the sick.
    4. Keeping time during swallah. 
  13. Which one of the following is not a condition for swalah? One has to
    1. be in ritual purity. 
    2. wear new clothes.
    3. be a Muslim.
    4. have sound mind.
  14. The wife of prophet Muhammad (SAW) was called
    1. Amina.
    2. Zeitun.
    3. Khadijah. 
    4. Ruqayah. 
  15. As a Muslim child, it is the obligation of my parents to
    1. obey me.
    2. catter for my basic needs. 
    3. buy me computer games. 
    4. do my homework for me.

MARKING SCHEME

  1. C
  2. A
  3. D
  4. B
  5. A
  6. D
  7. D
  8. C
  9. B
  10. D
  11. A
  12. C
  13. B
  14. D
  15. B
  16. A
  17. D
  18. B
  19. C
  20. C
  21. B
  22. A
  23. D
  24. D
  25. B
  26. A
  27. B
  28. C
  29. D
  30. A
  31. B
  32. A
  33. B
  34. D
  35. B
    CRE    IRE
  36. C          C
  37. D          A
  38. B          D
  39. A          B
  40. B          C
  41. C          A
  42. B          A
  43. A          D
  44. B          D
  45. C          B
  46. A           A
  47. C          D
  48. D          B
  49. B          C 
  50. A          B

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (20mks)

  1. The following are protective clothes while visiting a school farm. Which one is not
    1. Gloves
    2. Overalls
    3. Gumboots
    4. Shirts
  2. The following are examples of non- flowering plants. Which one is not
    1. Moss
    2. Fern 
    3. Cedar
    4. Grass
  3. Which one of the following group of plants contains harmful plants? 
    1. Sodom apple, datura, euphorbia 
    2. Datura, maize, sodom apple 
    3. Beans, stinging, nettle, oxalis 
    4. Sodom apple, millet, sorghum
  4. Which one of the following is a fungi?
    1. Bread
    2. Bread moulds 
    3. Pollen grains 
    4. Rotting logs
  5. Animals that have a backbone are known as 
    1. invertebrates 
    2. vertebrates
    3. reptiles 
    4. insects
  6. Study the list of animals below: Tilapia, Lizards, Snakes, Crocodiles, Newts, Toads, Salamanders  
    From the list above pick the group  that has amphibians only?   
    1. Toads, salamanders, newts 
    2. Tilapia, toads, newts   
    3. Lizards, snakes, crocodiles 
    4. Salamanders, snakes, newts
  7. Which of the following bones of a human skeleton is wrongly matched with where it is found? 
    1. Skull - head
    2. Ribcage - chest region
    3. Backbones - the back of the body 
    4. Limb bones - the face
  8. The following are diseases that affect the breathing system.  Which one is not?
    1. Tuberculosis
    2. Asthma
    3. Influenza
    4. HIV/AIDS
  9. Diseases that are caused by drinking contaminated water are known as 
    1. Respiratory diseases
    2. Deficiency diseases 
    3. Water borne diseases
    4. Comunicable diseases
  10. The following are ways of  preventing cholera. Which one is 
    1. Drinking treated water
    2. Washing hands before taking  meals
    3. Drinking boiled water
    4. Disposing feaces in the rivers
  11. Which one of the following is a parasite? 
    1. Lice 
    2. Bee
    3. Housefly
    4. Butterfly 
  12. Identify the type of internal parasite shown below.
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    1. Hookworm
    2. Roundworm 
    3. Pinworms
    4. Tapeworm

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    The diagram above shows a model  of the human breathing system.  What does the part marked X represent?
    1. Gullet
    2. Wind pipe
    3. Oesophagus 
    4. Bronchus
  14. The following are characteristics of amphibians. Which one is not
    1. They have a moist skin 
    2. They lay eggs
    3. They are cold blooded 
    4. They do not take care of their young ones
  15. A chameleon responds to changes in the environment by
    1. running away 
    2.  changing its colour
    3. hiding in its shell 
    4. flying off
  16. The following are parts of a computer except   
    1. monitor
    2. mouse 
    3. keyboard 
    4. chair
  17. The teeth we use to chew food are known as 
    1. canines 
    2. incisors
    3. molars
    4. nails
  18. Name the digital device shown below 
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    1. camera
    2. laptop
    3. mobile phone
    4. computer
  19. The diagram below shows the human digestive system.
    G5ET2022ISQ19s1 
    Water and mineral salts are known as absorbed in the part marked _____________
    1. a
    2. b
    3. c
  20. Three of the following can sink in water. Which one cannot?
    1. Nail
    2. Coin
    3. Bottle top
    4. Stone

AGRICULTURE 

  1. Learners of Kasarani Primary School noticed that there were V- shaped trenches left by running water in their fields. Which type of soil erosion had taken place?
    1. Rill
    2. Gulley 
    3. Sheet 
    4. Splash
  2. Which of the following human activities contributes to soil erosion 
    1. Mulching
    2. Afforestation
    3. Deforestation
    4. Crop rotation 
  3. Putting dry grass on top of the  seed on the ground after planting is known as   
    1. Sowing
    2. gardening 
    3. thinning
    4. mulching 
  4. The following are small animals that destroy crops. Which one is  not
    1. Moles
    2. Weaver birds
    3. Monkeys
    4. Dogs   
  5. Which of the following is not worn when handling small wild animals?
    1. Gloves
    2. Masks
    3. Gumboots
    4. Suit
  6. The following are types of soil except 
    1. sand
    2. clay
    3. loam
    4. manure 
  7. Identify the farm tool shown below 
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    1. Jembe
    2. Panga
    3. Rake 
    4. Spade
  8. Which of the following indegenous plants grows in dry areas?
    1. Pigweed
    2. Sorghum 
    3. Yams
    4. Black night shade
  9. The removal of unwanted plants is known as
    1. Prunning
    2. Weeding 
    3. Uprooting
    4. Thinning
  10. What is the best time to plant seedlings?
    1. In the morning
    2. At midday 
    3. In the afternoon
    4. In the evening 

HOMESCIENCE

  1. Which of the following is a factor that should be considered when buying shoes?
    1. Date of manufacture
    2. Size of the shoe 
    3. Number of pairs
    4. Name fo the seller
  2. The following are factors that lead to time wastage. Which one does not
    1. Uncontrolled use of media 
    2. Preparing a work plan 
    3. Excessive playing
    4. Poor planning of time
  3. Which of the following is not a material used for making surfaces found at home? 
    1. Clay
    2. Tiles
    3. Wood
    4. Cement
  4. Which one of the following is not a communicable disease?
    1. Chicken pox
    2. Scabies
    3. Measles
    4. Diabetes
  5. Pouring excess water on a wooden  surface can lead to 
    1. Rotting
    2. Baking
    3. Drying
    4. Cleanliness
  6. Which of the following is not a  macro-nutrient? 
    1. Fats
    2. Vitamins   
    3. Carbohydrates
    4. Proteins 
  7. Which of the following is not a symptom of Kwashiorkor?  
    1. Brownish and thin hair 
    2. Swollen body parts
    3. Protruding belly
    4. Pale finger nails
  8. Grade five learners made the stitch shown below. What is the name of the stitch?
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    1. Hemming stitch
    2. Even tacking stitch 
    3. Herringbone stitch
    4. Back stitch 
  9. Which of the following is not a step in laundry work? 
    1.  Sorting
    2. Blousing 
    3. Washing
    4. Mending
  10. Pulses are also known as
    1. Cereals
    2. rice
    3. maize
    4. legumes

PHYSICAL AND HEALTH EDUCATION

  1. How many players are there in a soccer match? 
    1. 11 
    2. 14 
    3. 22
    4. 7
  2. Which of the following is not a content of a First Aid Kit?
    1. Pain killers
    2. Bandage
    3. Razor blades 
    4. Gloves
  3.  In relay which material cannot be used to improvise a batton?
    1. manila
    2. Plastic paper
    3. Stick 
    4. Iron metal 
  4. Which is the best resting position?
    1. Sitting
    2. Lying on the back 
    3. Lying on the left side 
    4. Lying on the right side
  5. When should First Aid be administered in games and sport? 
    1. Immediately after the accident
    2. A few minutes after the accident 
    3. At the hospital
    4. After seeing the doctor
  6. Below is a rounder's bat. Name the part labelled B
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    1. Grip
    2. Barrel
    3. Knob
    4. End cap 
  7. Warm up activities are important because they
    1. relax the muscles without being sore
    2. help the muscles stretch without being injured
    3. help the to prevent injuries
    4. help the hearbeat to go back to normal gradually
  8. Which game is played in the equipment shown below?
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    1. Netball 
    2. Volleyball 
    3. Handball 
    4. Basket ball
  9. The following are skills learnt during rope skipping. Which one is not?
    1. Wounded duck
    2. Skier 
    3. Volley
    4. Straddle
  10. A score in rugby is called?
    1. run 
    2. goal
    3. try
    4. point 

MARKING SCHEME

  1. D
  2. D
  3. A
  4. B
  5. B
  6. A
  7. D
  8. D
  9. C
  10. D
  11. A
  12. D
  13. B
  14. D
  15. B
  16. D
  17. C
  18. A
  19. C
  20. C
  21. B
  22. C
  23. D
  24. D
  25. D
  26. D
  27. D
  28. B
  29. B
  30. D
  31. B
  32. B
  33. A
  34. D
  35. A
  36. A
  37. D
  38. D
  39. B
  40. D
  41. C
  42. A
  43. B
  44. B
  45. A
  46. A
  47. C
  48. B
  49. C
  50. C

Some mazungumzo yafuatayo kisha ujibu maswall 1-5.

(Mwalimu na wanafunzi wanajadiliana kuhusu umuhimu wa kuyatunza mazingira)

Mwalimu:     Hamjambo wanafunzi?
Wanafunzi:  (Wakiamka sawia) Hatujambo mwalimu, shikamoo.
Mwalimu:    Marahaba (Anawaashiria wakae. Wote wanaketi na kushukuru.) Naam, leo ningependa tuzungumze kuhusu namna na umuhimu wa kuyatunza mazingira kwa hivyo...
Matayo:       (Anaunyanyua mkono wake) Samahani mwalimu, mazingira ni nini?
Mwalimu:    (Akitabasamu) Matayo huishi vituko! Ndilo nililotaka kueleza. Mazingira ni yale yote yanayotuzunguka. Hebu pendekezeni njia mbalimbali za kuyatunza mazingira
Manyanga: Nadhani ni vyema kukata nyasi ndefu ili kuharibu makao ya mbu.
Kaisari:       Ni vyema pia kutunza vyanzo vya maji kama vile mito, chemichemi, mabwawa na maziwa.
Pendo:        Nikiongezea, si vyema kutumia mbolea nyingi zaidi hasa za madukani ili tusiyaathiri maji na udongo.
Mwalimu:    Nimefurahia mno michango yenu. Zipo njia nyingi za kuyatunza mazingira. Kimsingi, umuhimu wa kuyatunza mazingira ni kuwafanya viumbe waishi maisha salama.

  1. Mazungumzo haya yaliandaliwa majira ya saa ngapi? 
    1.  Saa sita adhuhuri. 
    2.  Saa mbili asubuhi. 
    3.  Saa kumi jioni. 
    4. Hatujaelezwa.
  2. Ili kuonyesha heshima kuu, mwalimu alipowaamkia wanafunzi, wote 
    1. walisimama ili kupokea salamu yake.
    2. walitaka kuchangia katika majadiliano 
    3.  walitaka kujua maana ya mazingira.
    4. walitaja umuhimu wa kuishi katika mazingira safi.
  3. Ni mwanafunzi yupi aliyemkatiza mwalimu alipokuwa akiongea?
    1. Manyanga .
    2. Matayo
    3. Kaisari
    4. Pendo
  4. Kulingana na mazungumzo haya, yote yanayotuzunguka ndiyo   
    1. mazingara.
    2. hewa.
    3.  miti.
    4. mazingira. 
  5. Mwishoni, mwalimu alifurahishwa na nini?
    1. Heshima ya wanafunzi wake.
    2. Umuhimu wa kuyatunza mazingira.
    3. Michango ya wanafunzi wake.
    4. Njia mbalimbali za kuyatunza mazingira.

Soma kifungu kifuatacho kisha ujibu maswali 6 hadi 8.

Siku moja paka na mbwa walienda karamuni. Mwenyeji wao, panya, aliwakaribisha kwa mikono miwili. Wageni waliketi sebuleni kwenye makochi maridadi, mekundu, kama damu.

“Habari za mtokako?" Panya aliwaamkia wageni kwa heshima. "Njema sana!” wageni walijibu pamoja huku wakitabasamu. Baadaye, panya aliwasha runinga na kuwaambia wageni wake, “Tazameni televisheni. Mimi naelekea mekoni kuwapikia chakula.” Mara, huyoo! Akaenda jikoni. Haraka, alipika nyama na kuitia mchuzi wa maziwa.

  1. Paka na mbwa waliandaliwa nini na mwenyeji wao?
    1. Nyama na maziwa
    2. Njugu na maziwa.
    3. Maziwa na mifupa.
    4. Chai na nyama.
  2. Kabla ya panya kuelekea mekoni,
    1. aliwaandalia wageni wake chakula.
    2. aliwasha televisheni.
    3. alipika nyama.
    4. alitia maziwa katika nyama.
  3. Panya alienda jikoni 
    1. kuwasha runinga.
    2. kununua chakula.
    3. kupika chakula. 
    4. kuwakaribisha wageni.
  4. Kati ya hawa, ni mnyama yupi hajatajwa katika ufahamu?
    1. Paka
    2. Panya
    3. Mbwa
    4. Sungura

Soma kifungu kifuatacho kisha ujibu maswali 9 hadi 12. 

Lengo la elimu ni kumsaidia mtoto kukuza ujuzi na vipawa na kukuza maadili ya maisha pamoja na maisha ya kiroho. Leo, mwalimu si mkufunzi au msimamizi bali ni msaidizi na mwelekezi. Hapa, mwalimu hudokeza au kutoa habari za juujuu tu. Ni jukumu la mwanafunzi kuleta umakinifu na kutafuta undani wa habari za mwalimu. Bila shaka, mwalimu anatarajiwa kumsaidia mwanafunzi katika kuufikia undani huo. Mwalimu hampi mwanafunzi ujuzi wowote bali humwonyesha jinsi anavyoweza kuupata ujuzi yeye mwenyewe. Mtoto anapozaliwa, ujuzi huwa ndani yake nao husubiri kuamshwa. Mwalimu amwonyeshe mtoto pale ujuzi ulipo na jinsi anavyoweza kuufanyia mazoezi hadi utokeze vilivyo na kumfaa.

  1. Kulingana na kifungu, baada ya mwalimu kudokeza jambo fulani, mwanafunzi 
    1. atatafuta ukweli kulihusu. 
    2. atamtegemea katika kila jambo.
    3. ataweza kupita vizuri katika mitihani.
    4. atashindwa kabisa kumwelewa.
  2. Kabla ya ujuzi ulio ndani ya mtoto kuonekana, ni lazima ujuzi huo
    1. uongozwe.
    2. uamshwe.
    3. utokeze.
    4. ugunduliwe.
  3. Katika miaka ya sasa, mwalimu ni
    1. mkufunzi na msimamizi.
    2. msaidizi na mkufunzi.
    3. mwelekezi na msimamizi.
    4. mwelekezi na msaidizi.

Soma kifungu kifuatacho kisha ujibu maswali 13 hadi 15. 

Serikali ya nchi hii inawataka watoto wote wapelekwe shuleni wakasome kwa sababu masomo ndio ufunguo wa maisha. Watu wanaowaajiri watoto hata wasisome wanafaa kuhukumiwa ili kupunguza maovu kama hayo.

Mtoto ambaye hana elimu siku hizi huwa na shida nyingi kupita kiasi kwa sababu hawezi kupata ajira nzuri ukubwani. Hii ndiyo sababu serikali inahimiza kila mtoto kupata elimu. Zamani, watoto hawakuwa wakisoma kwa sababu hawakujua umuhimu wa elimu maishani
mwao.

Ili kuzuia magonjwa na njaa, elimu huwa muhimu. Ili kudumisha adabu njema na nidhamu, elimu huwa lazima. Watoto waliolemewa na masomo huwa wa kurandaranda mitaani, wezi au watendaji wa mambo mabaya katika jamii. 

  1. Ni gani si kweli kulingana na taarifa?
    1. Masomo ni muhimu maishani.
    2. Serikali inataka watoto wote wasome.
    3. Zamani, watoto wote walisoma.
    4. Ni vyema kuwaelimisha watoto.
  2. Kulingana na kifungu, mtoto ambaye hana elimu siku hizi 
    1. huwa na shida. 
    2. hupendwa na wengi.
    3. hupata kazi.
    4. huajiriwa.
  3. Katika aya ya mwisho, tumeambiwa kuwa watoto wasiosoma huweza kuwa 
    1. wezi na wafanyakazi. 
    2. wa kurandaranda na wenye bidii. 
    3. wenye bidii na wezi. 
    4. wa kurandaranda na wezi. 

Soma kifungu kifuatacho. Chagua jibu lifaalo zaidi kati ya yale uliyopewa  

Siku hiyo tulikuwa tumeingoja kwa hamu na ghamu. Sote tulifika ____16____ na mapema tukiwa tayari kuabiri ____17____ kuelekea mjini Mwambasani. Hii ilikuwa mara yangu ya ____18____ kuenda huko. Sikuwa nimewahi kwenda huko. Tuliingia ____19____ tukiwa na furaha sana. Mara dereva alilitia gari ufunguo na safari _____20_____

  1.  
    1. asubuhi
    2. jioni
    3. adhuhuri
    4. usiku
  2.  
    1. baiskeli
    2. basi
    3. ndege
    4. meli
  3.  
    1. moja
    2. mwisho
    3. tatu
    4. kwanza
  4.  
    1. njiani
    2. safari
    3. basini
    4. barabarani 
  5.  
    1. ikaanza
    2. ukaisha
    3. ikaendelea
    4. ukaanza

Katika swali la 21-30, jibu swali kulingana na maagizo uliyopewa.

  1.  Kati ya hizi, ni nomino ipi isiyo katika ngeli ya U-ZI?
    1. Uteo
    2. Uzi 
    3. Upishi
    4. Ufunguo.
  2. Tulimwona batamzinga akiogelea bwawani. Nomino iliyopigiwa mstari ni 
    1.  nominoambata.
    2. nomino ya wingi. 
    3.  nomino dhahania.
    4. nomino kitenzi jina.
  3. Kati ya maneno uliyopewa, ni lipi litakuwa la pili katika kamusi? 
    1. Mshikaki 
    2. Mswaki
    3. Msaada
    4. Msaragambo
      1. ii
      2. iv
      3. iii
      4. i
  4. Mkufu ni pambo ambalo huvaliwa .
    1. kichwani.
    2. miguuni. 
    3. shingoni.
    4. mikononi.
  5. Chagua sentensi iliyoakifishwa vibaya.
    1. Juma, Roda na Maria walialikwa shereheni. 
    2. Maembe maparachichi na mananasi hununuliwa wapi. 
    3.  Ukimwona, mwambie aje kwangu. 
    4. Je, mliwaona wanyama wapi mbugani?
  6. Ni upi wingi wa sentensi hii?  Karatasi ilichafuliwa na mtoto.
    1. Karatasi zilichafuliwa na watoto.
    2. Makaratsi yalichafuliwa na watoto.
    3. Karatasi zilichafuliwa na mtoto.
    4. Karatasi ilichafuliwa na watoto.
  7. Ni yupi kati ya hawa ni ndege wa porini?
    1. Kuku
    2. Bata 
    3. Batabukini
    4. Mwewe 
  8. Kitenzi imba katika kauli ya kutendwa huwa
    1. imbia.
    2. imbiwa.
    3. imbwa.
    4. imbaimba. 
  9. Chagua kinyume cha sentensi  ifuatayo:
    Mgeni amesimama karibu na mfalme. 
    1. Mgeni hajasimama karibu na mfalme
    2. Mwenyeji ameketi mbali na malkia
    3. Mwenyeji amesimama karibu na
    4. Mgeni ameketi mbali na malkia. 
  10. Kanusha kauli ifuatayo kwa usahihi.
    Wewe umeimba vizuri. Wewe
    1. haujaimba vizuri.
    2. umeimba vibaya.
    3. hujaimba vibaya.
    4. hujaimba vizuri.

MARKING SCHEME

  1. D
  2. A
  3. B
  4. D
  5. C
  6. A
  7. B
  8. D
  9. C
  10. A
  11. B
  12. D
  13. C
  14. A
  15. D
  16. A
  17. B
  18. D
  19. C
  20. A
  21. C
  22. A
  23. B
  24. C
  25. B
  26. A
  27. D
  28. C
  29. B
  30. D