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Use the map of Tira area to answer questions 1-7.

  1. The direction of Eloe market from the hills is;
    1. North West
    2. South West
    3. North East
    4. South East
  2. The main source of water for domestic use in Tita area is
    1. from the hills
    2. rain water
    3. from the swamp
    4. from the lake
  3. The reason why the road around the forest is winding is: 
    1. to avoid disrupting the flow of the river
    2. that the area is hilly 
    3. to shorten the distance
    4. to create space for tea growing
  4. Worshippers in Tita area are likely to attend religion services on;
    1. Sunday
    2. Friday
    3. Thursday
    4. Saturday
  5. The following economic activities are practised in
    Tita area except:
    1. lumbering
    2. mining
    3. farming
    4. tourism
  6. The settlement scheme in South Western part of Tita can be described as;
    1. sparsely populated
    2. densely populated
    3. clustered
    4.  linear
  7. Which one of the following is the MAIN economic importance of the game reserve in Tita Area? 
    1. It keeps endangered animal species
    2. It attracts tourists
    3. It has led to improvement of infrastructure
    4. It has led to development of agricultural activities
  8. Which one of the following groups consists of the Highland Nilotes of Eastern Africa? 
    1. Sebei, Kipsigis, Marakwet
    2. Nandi, Elgeyo, Alur
    3. Iteso, Shilluk, Pokot
    4. Acholi, Waarusha, Tugen
  9. Which one of the following statements is NOT true about the rotation of the earth?
    1. The earth rotates in an anticlockwise direction from West to East
    2. Rotation of the earth causes day and night
    3. It takes the earth 24 hours to complete one rotation.
    4. The earth's rotation causes different seasons
  10. Below is a description of the conditions required or the growth of a certain crop in Africa;
    1. high temperatures of between 20°C -28°C
    2. deep well-drained fertile soils
    3. a warm dry period before harvesting 
    4. hot and wet climate
      The above are conditions that are suitable for the growth of;
      1. coffee
      2. tea
      3. cloves
      4.  bananas
  11. Who among the following early visitors not a trader?
    1. Carl Peters
    2. Seyyid Said
    3. John Speke
    4. William Mackinnon
  12. The following are some African traditional leaders:
    1. Nabongo Mumia
    2. Oloibon Lenana
    3. Karuri wa Gakure
    4. Lewanika of the Lozi
      Which one of the following is a similarity among the above leaders?
      1. They opposed colonial rule in their territories
      2. They led an armed resistance against British colonial rule 
      3. They took the British colonialists as their good friends
      4. They fled from their territories when the British arrived
  13. All the following are ways in which members with special needs in the society can be treated equally as members of the society except;
    1. providing equal opportunities for them
    2. building positive attitudes about them
    3. preventing them from mixing with other people in public
    4. creating a friendly environment for them
  14. According to the constitution, a foreign lady married to a Kenyan man may become a Kenyan citizen if she; 
    1. applies for Kenyan citizenship
    2. obeys the laws of the land
    3. takes good care of her family
    4. lives in Kenya for more than ten years
  15. Below are four communities found in Eastern Africa;
    1. Baganda
    2. Wanyamwezi
    3. Abagusii
    4.  Agikuyu
      Which one of the following statements is pot true about the communities listed above?
      1. They migrated in search of fertile land for cultivation
      2. They belong to the same language group
      3. They used the same route during their migration  to Eastern Africa
      4. They migrated to Eastern Africa from a common origin
  16. Which one of the following mountains was formed as a result of faulting?
    1. Ruwenzori mountains
    2. Mount Meru
    3. Atlas mountains
    4. Cameroon mountains
  17. Which one of tho following prominent African leaders was not part of the founders of the OAU
    1. Haille Selassie
    2. Julius Nyerere
    3. Kwame Nkrumah
    4. Jomo Kenyatta
  18. The diagram below shows the formation of a lake. Which one of the following lakes was formed through the process shown below?
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    1. Lake Teleki
    2. Lake Jipe
    3. Lake Kyoga 
    4. Lake Tana
  19. Which one of the following pairs of countries were colonised by Germany during the scramble for Africa?
    1. Algeria and Tunisia 
    2. Mozambique and Malawi
    3. Cameroon and Zimbabwe
    4. Tanganyika and Cameroon
  20. Which one of the following is a manufacturing industry?
    1. Milk factory in Naivasha
    2. The fruit canning industry in Thika
    3. The sugarcane milling in Mumias
    4. The cement factory at Bamburi
  21. Which one of the following groups consists of fresh water lakes in Kenya?
    1. Nakuru, Magadi
    2. Turkana, Baringo
    3. Naivasha, Nakuru
    4. Elementaita, Naivasha
  22. Which one of the following is the BEST way of controlling gulley erosion?
    1. Planting trees
    2. Digging terraces
    3. Constructing gabions
    4. Applying mulches
  23. Which one of the following is the MAIN line of longitude?
    1. The Arctic circle
    2. The Greenwich Meridian
    3. The Tropic of Cancer
    4. The Tropic of Capricorn
  24. Traditional cultural artefacts are preserved in the museums mainly to;
    1. earn foreign exchange
    2. encourage trade
    3. create jobs in the country
    4. help us to learn how people lived in the past
  25. Below are statements describing the vegetation of a certain climatic region,
    1. plants have deep roots 
    2. plants have thick and wary barks
    3. plants have needle-like leaves
      The vegetation described above is found in the;
      1. desert climate
      2. equitorial climate
      3. tropical climate
      4. mediterranean climate
  26. During the pre-colonial period, the Ameru were ruled by, 
    1. a council of elders 
    2. a king
    3. a chief
    4. an emperor
  27. Which one of the following is an economic reason for the scramble for and partition of Africa?
    1. To spread Christianity
    2. Search for market for European industrial goods
    3. As a show of power
    4. To settle surplus population
  28. The problem of road accidents in Kenya can best be solved by;
    1. jailing traffic offenders for life
    2. cancelling driving licences for careless motorists
    3. educating road users on how to use the roads wisely
    4. coming up with very strict traffic laws
  29. Who were the Wanyampahala in the Wanyamwezi chiefdom?
    1. The council of elders
    2. The chiefs
    3. The priests
    4. The mercenary soldiers
  30. Which one of the following countries is NOT a member of SADC?
    1. Lesotho
    2. Congo
    3. Namibia
    4. Angola
  31. Below is a description of a town in Eastern Africa;
    1. it is the headquarter of a continental organization
    2. it was founded and named by one leader as the new flower 
    3. it is the capital city of a country 
    4. it is located in the central part of the country
      The town described above is likely to be;
      1. Addis Ababa
      2. Dodoma
      3. Dar-es-Salaam
      4. Arusha

Use the map below to answer questions 32 to 33.
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  1. The Island country marked F is most likely to be;
    1. Comoros
    2. Madagascar
    3. Mauritius
    4. Cape Verde
  2. Which one of the following statements is NOT correct about the ocean current marked E?
    1. It is a cold current
    2. It originates from the South pole 
    3. It has influenced the Namib desert
    4. It causes heavy rainfall to the West African countries
  3. The tributary marked G is known as;
    1. Blue Nile
    2. Albara
    3. White Nile
    4. River Tana
  4. The climate experienced in the shaded region marriage marked H is;
    1. mediterrancan
    2. mountan climate
    3. temperate cliniate
    4. equitorial climate
  5. The most developed means of transport in Africa is;
    1. air transport
    2. railway transport
    3. water transport 
    4. road transport
  6. The Bantus who migrated into South Africa and later fled to Eastern and Central African respectively were;
    1. Ndebelo and Ngoni
    2. Ngoni and Ndebele 
    3. Zulus and Venda
    4. Venda and Zulu
  7. All the following are examples of lowland forests in Kenya except;
    1. Arabuko-Sokoke forests
    2. Mangrove forests
    3. Shimba hills
    4. Mau ranges
  8. Which one of the following has not led to the rapid industrial development of South Africa?
    1. Availability of variety of raw materials
    2. Availability of cheap labour
    3. Availability of sources of energy
    4. Availability of crude oil
  9. Which of the following statements describes direct democracy?
    1. Citizens must agree with what the government decides
    2. All citizens are involved in making decisions
    3. Citizens elect representatives to make decisions for them
    4. All decisions are made by the head of the state
  10. One of the results of the interaction between the Agikuyu and the Maasai during the pre-colonial period is that;
    1. the Agikuyu learnt the skills of crop farming from
    2. the Agikuyu intermarried with the Maasai
    3. Maasai borrowed the art of circumcision from
    4. the Maasai learnt the practise of cattle keeping
  11. Laibon Lenana collaborated with the British because he wanted;
    1. to acquire better breeds of cattle
    2. to be trained as a soldier
    3. to get support against his enemies
    4. his people to get Western education
  12. Who among the following members of the school management ensures that money is used properly?
    1. The sponsor
    2. The treasurer
    3. The chairman
    4. The headteacher
  13. Which of the following types of marriages allows a  man to marry up to four wives? 
    1. Islamic marriage
    2. Hindu marriage 
    3. Christian marriage
    4. Traditional
  14. Which one of the following types of industries has  existed in Kenya since the pre-colonial period? 
    1. Paper making
    2. leather making 
    3.  Fruit canning
    4. Cotton winning
  15. The green colour in the National Flag of Kenya  represents the; 
    1. peace enjoyed by the citizens
    2. rich agricultural land 
    3. beauty of the forest
    4. love for the country
  16. Which one of the following was a characteristic of  African education? 
    1. Songs were used as a method of teaching
    2. Children were allowed to choose what to learn
    3. Children started learning after initiation
    4. Parents avoided teaching their own children
  17. Which of the following activities is likely to weaken national unity in Kenya? 
    1. Amending the constitution 
    2. Employing relatives 
    3. Using a national language 
    4. Pardoning reformed prisoners
  18. Which of the following is a qualification for a person who wishes to be elected as a member of the  National Assembly in Kenya? One must;
    1. be a civil servant 
    2.  be a Kenyan by birth 
    3. be over 35 years of age
    4. be registered as a voter
  19. Jane, a standard 8 pupil was punished by her class teacher for arguing against some schools rules. Which one of the following fundamental freedoms was Jane denied? 
    1. Freedom of expression the Maasai
    2. Freedom of association
    3. Freedom of assembly
    4. Freedom of worship the Agikuyu
  20. Which one of the following is the main reason as to  why Kariba dam was built? from the Agikuyu
    1. To generate hydro-electric power 
    2. To control floods on R. Lambezi 
    3. To create a lake for fishing
    4. To provide water for irrigation
  21. Which one of the following groups of communities lives in West Africa?
    1. Ankole, Nuer, Banyoro 
    2. Zulu, Xhosa, Nyori
    3. Hausa, Soninke, Ashanti 
    4.  Amhara, Bemba, Berbers
  22. Which one of the following statements is true about assimilation used by French in Senegal?
    1. Africans refused to vote in general elections
    2. Africans became citizens of France 
    3. The French were made to learn African language
    4. The French appointed Africans to rule Senegal

Study the diagram below and use it to answer question 54
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  1. The diagram above illustrates the formation of;
    1. relief rainfall
    2. a land breeze
    3. a sea breeze
    4. convectional rainfall
  2. Which of the following pairs of lakes indicates fresh water lakes only?
    1. L. Magadi and L. Tanganyika
    2. L. Kyoga and L. Victoria
    3. L. Bogoria and L. Nakuru
    4. L. Naivasha and L. Elementatita
  3. The road sign below tells the motorists;
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    1. to give way 
    2. there is no way 
    3. the road is closed
    4. they cannot enter
  4. The political party that led Ghana to independence in 1957 was;
    1. Convention People's Party
    2. Muslims Liberation Party 
    3. Northern Front Movement Party
    4. United Gold Coast Convection
  5. Which one of the following African countries did NOT use armed struggle during their fight for independence?
    1. Mozambique
    2. Zimbabwe
    3. Kenya
    4. Ghana
  6. Who is the most senior officer in the judiciary?
    1. President
    2. Chairman
    3. Attorney General
    4. Chief Justice
  7. The major reason why people moved from one place to another in the past was;
    1. spirit of adventure
    2. diseases and pests
    3. war and raids
    4. search for pasture

PART II CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATIS

  1. Which one of the following was create on day of creation?
    1. Firmament
    2. Vegetation
    3. Birds
    4. Wild animals
  2. Who among the following people was not a son of Noah?
    1. Ham
    2. Seth
    3. Shem
    4. Japheth
  3. Moses' father-in-law lived in the land of;
    1. Canaan
    2. Haran
    3. Egypt
    4. Midian
  4. The main reason why the Isrealites celebrated the
    Passover in Egypt was to remember;
    1. the day they crossed the Red Sea
    2. the death of the Egyptians first borns
    3. their journey in the wilderness
    4.  their deliverance from slavery
  5. Which one of the following commandments teaches about respect for other people's property?
    1. Do not steal
    2. Do not accuse anyone falsely
    3. Do not commit adultery
    4. Do not commit murder
  6. King David broke all the following commandments except;
    1. do not commit murder
    2. do not commit adultery
    3. do not covet
    4. do not worship other god
  7. The son of the Shunamite woman was brought back to life by;
    1. Elijah
    2. Elisha
    3. Peter
    4. Jesus
  8. The prophet of God who was thrown into the den of lions also;
    1. was stoned to death
    2. ate wild honey and locusts
    3. prophesied that Jesus would be born in Israel
    4. read and interpreted the written script on the wall
  9. The prophet who ate scrolls and confessed that it was as sweet as honey was;
    1. Daniel
    2. Ezekiel
    3. Isaiah
    4. Jeremiah
  10. When Jesus was born, the first people to visit Him were;
    1. the shepherds
    2. the wise men
    3. Annah and Simeon
    4. the soldiers
  11. How did John the Baptist prepare the way for the long awaited Messiah?
    1. Preaching to the people to change their ways of life
    2. By constructing clear roads
    3. By baptizing Jesus Christ
    4. By dying for the sake of Jesus Christ
  12. "... This is my own dear son with whom I am pleased with, listen to Him." These words were said during;
    1. thc crucifixion of Jesus
    2. the temptations of Jesus
    3. transfiguration of Jesus
    4. the baptism of Jesus
  13. "......courage my son! Your sins are forgiven." (Matthew 9:2) Jesus said these words when He;
    1. forgave the repentant thief
    2. resurrected Lazarus
    3. healed the man possessed with demons
    4. healed the paralysed man
  14. The following books of the Bible are classified as  prophetic books except;
    1. Nehemiah
    2. Daniel
    3. John
    4. Revelation
  15. When Jesus went to the Garden of Gethsemane pray, He was accompanied by;
    1. Peter, Philip and Thomas
    2. James, Peter and John
    3. John, peter and Andrew 
    4. James, Matthew and peter
  16. "......... take and eat it.” He said, "this is my body.” (Matthew 26:26). Jesus said these words when He;
    1. multiplied fish and bread
    2. shared a meal with His disciples in
    3. changed water into wine
    4. fed the five thousand men
  17. Who among the following offered to bury the body  of Jesus after His death?
    1. Simon of Cyrene
    2. Mary Magdalene 
    3. Nicodemus
    4. Joseph of Arimathea
  18. The main reason why Stephen the leader of the deacons faced his death was because he;
    1. did not pay taxes
    2. healed on the Sabbath
    3. refused to deny Jesus
    4. baptised the Gentiles
  19. The book that outlines the activities of the apostles
    1. Luke
    2. John
    3. Matthew
    4. Acts
  20. Which one of the following beliefs about God is found in both traditional beliefs and Christianity?
    1. God has a son
    2. God is three in one
    3. God is the creator
    4. God will send his son on earth
  21. The two early believers who lied to the Holy Spirit and died were;
    1. Anania and Saphira
    2. Stephen and Paul
    3. Aquila and Priscilla
    4. Judas and Nicodemus
  22. The work of priests in Traditional African Society was
    1. make herbal medicine
    2. read the scriptures
    3. offer sacrifices
    4. declare war against enemies
  23. Which one of the following is a rite of passage in Traditional African Society?
    1. Baptism
    2. Confirmation
    3. Wedding
    4. Death
  24. The main value taught to children in African Traditional Societies was; 
    1. obedience
    2. responsibility
    3. honesty
    4. humility
  25. The following are effects of bad relationships in the family except
    1. living a pleasant life
    2. family breakages 
    3. drug abuse
    4. disrespect among the members 
  26. Christians can use their leisure time best by;
    1. practising in the choir
    2. visiting and helping the needy
    3. preaching the gospel,
    4. building their houses
  27. In African Traditional Societies, people worshipped their God in;
    1. churches
    2. caves
    3. mountains
    4. shrines
  28. Njeri has been hiding during CRE lessons because she hates the CRE teacher. The best advice you can give to her is to;
    1. tell her to transfer to another school
    2. continue hiding until the teacher transfers
    3. tell her the advantages of forgiveness and attending classes
    4. continue with the habit because it is her own choice
  29. Your deskmate, Anita, has dropped from school because she wants to work in her father's shop. How best can you help her?
    1. Ask her to give you her books
    2. Report her to the chief of the area
    3. Tell her to be giving you money
    4. Tell her the advantages of completing education
  30. Shirleen, a std 7 girl, has been given some work by her mother to do after completing her homework. She is not happy because she wanted to go and play with her friend. What is the best action you can take as a Christian?
    1. Ask her to tell her mother that she wants to go and play
    2. Assist her in the work given 
    3. Tell her to continue with her plans and leave the  work
    4. Tell her to be obedient to her mother

Marking Scheme

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

CRE

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

Questions

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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.
0105SOost33

  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

INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATE

PLEASE READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY

  1. You have been given this question booklet and a separate answer sheet.
  2. Do any necessary rough work in this booklet.
  3. When you have chosen your answer, mark it on ANSWER SHEET, not in the question booklet.

HOW TO USE THE ANSWER SHEET

  1. Use an ordinary pencil. 
  2. Make sure that you have written on the answer sheet:
    YOUR ASSESSMENT NUMBER
    YOUR NAME
    NAME OF YOUR SCHOOL
    NAME OF LEARNING AREA
  3. By drawing a dark line inside the correct numbered boxes mark your full Assessment Number in the grid near the top of the answer sheet.
  4. Do not make any marks outside the boxes.
  5. Keep your answer sheet as clean as possible and do not fold it.
  6. For each of the Question, answers are given. The answers are lettered A, B, C, and D. In each case only ONE of the four answers is correct. Choose the correct answer.
  7. On the answer sheet the correct answer is to be shown by drawing a dark line inside the box in which the letter you have chosen is written.
    Example
    In the Question Booklet:
    23. The cheapest way of preserving fish is
    1. freezing
    2. sun drying
    3. smoking
    4. canning
      The correct answer is B (sun drying)
      On the answer sheet:
      23. [A] [B] [C] [D]
  8. Your dark line MUST be within the box. 
  9. For each question ONLY ONE box is to be marked in each set of four boxes.

QUESTIONS

ART & CRAFT

  1. What is still life drawing? 
    1. Drawing from observation 
    2. Drawing plants 
    3. Drawing from imagination 
    4. Drawing of non-moving objects
  2. Grace, a grade 5 pupil, was making baskets using twinning technique. Which natural materials could she use to make the basket? 
    1. Nylon
    2. Plastic
    3. Nylon threads
    4. Sisal fibres
  3. Three of the following are parts of a book jacket. Which one is not?
    1. A spine
    2. A Back cover
    3. A flap
    4. Decorated pictures
  4. Kimathi mixed colours to paint in a colour wheel. Which colour did he get after mixing red and orange?
    1. Amber
    2. Pink
    3. Red - orange
    4. Purple
  5. Which career is related with the skill and talent of making quality pictures?
    1. Painting
    2. Photography
    3. Design
    4. Fashon design
  6. Which of the following techniques can be used to create a dark effect on the picture below
    6 d
    1. Painting
    2. Colouring
    3. Stippling technique
    4. Scratching technique
  7. Tonal variation can be created through addition of one of the following pairs of colours. Which one?
    1. Orange and white
    2. White and black
    3. Yellow and green
    4. Green and black
  8. The following are used in painting except
    1. Crayon
    2. Sponge
    3. Spatula
    4. Point brush 
  9.                                  makes a piece of artwork attractive.
    1. Balance 
    2. Colour
    3. Texture
    4. Size
  10. The following materials are used in crayon etching except
    1. mounting surface
    2. glue
    3. sharp tools
    4. water

MUSIC

  1. The following are all ornaments except
    1. necklaces
    2. anklet
    3. earing
    4. descant 
  2. Grade 5 pupils were told to compose a song about HIV/AIDs. What type of song did they compose?
    1. Love song
    2. Patriotic song
    3. Action song
    4. Topical song
  3. A drum is a musical instrument that is played by
    1. shaking
    2. hitting
    3. blowing
    4. plucking
  4. The musical instrument drawn below is known as
    14 d
    1. Wandidi 
    2. Nyatiti
    3. Obukamo
    4. Piano
  5. Three of the following are benefits of songs in the community. Which one is not
    1. For entertainment
    2. To pass information
    3. To curse people
    4. To preserve culture
  6. Which of the following song are performed to lure children to sleep?
    1. Work songs 
    2. Play songs
    3. Lullaby songs
    4. Action songs
  7. Which one of the following elements refers to the speed of a song?
    1. Tempo
    2. Pitch
    3. Dynamics
    4. Structure
  8. The Kenya National Anthem has                            stanzas.
    1. 1
    2. 4
  9. What is the name of the traditional musical instrument shown below?
    19 d
    1. Drum 
    2. Horn
    3. Guitar
    4. Piano 
  10. Songs sung to show love and respect to our country are known as                                  songs. 
    1. patriotic 
    2. love 
    3. topical 
    4. action

SOCIAL STUDIES
Use the map of KIGI are below to answer questions that follow:

kigi area map

  1. Which is the main religion in Kigi area
    1. Islamic
    2. Christianity
    3. Hindu
    4. Traditional
  2. Kigi area is likely to be a
    1. Sub county
    2. Country
    3. County
    4. Ward
  3. River Kigi flows from                            to                               
    1. South West to North East
    2. South East to North East
    3. North East to South West
    4. North West to South East 
  4. What is the settlement pattern evident in Kigi Area? 
    1. clustered
    2. Linear
    3. Dense
    4. Sparse 
  5. The climate of the South Western part of Kigi Area is likely to be
    1. hot and dry
    2. cool and dry 
    3. cool and wet 
    4. hot and dry
  6.                                            is something that we use to create wealth.
    1. Resource 
    2. Economic activity 
    3. Trade
    4. Farming

Use the diagram below to answer questions 27 and 28

27 d

  1. The latitude marked 'b' is likely to be
    1. prime meridian
    2. Tropic of Cancer
    3. Arctic circle
    4. Equator 
  2. The latitude labelled T measures
    1. 23 1/2° N
    2. 23 1/2° S
    3. 66 1/2° S
    4. 23 1/2° S 
  3. The following are qualitites of good leader except
    1. Kind
    2. Honest 
    3. Responsible
    4. Arrogant

Study the map below and answer questions 20 to 32

30 d

  1. The drainage feature marked D is
    1. R. Athi 
    2. R. Tana
    3. R. Turkwel
    4. L. Victoria
  2. The physical feature marked B was formed through a process known as 
    1. faulting and uplifting 
    2. faulting and sinking 
    3. volcanicity 
    4. down warping
  3. Which of the following rivers has its mouth in the drainage feature marked C? 
    1. River Migori 
    2. River Yala 
    3. River Turkwel 
    4. River Sagana
  4. Which feature is formed at the point where River Tana flows into the Indian Ocean? 
    1. Tributarys
    2. Valley
    3. Delta
    4. Estuary 
  5. A person who belongs to a certain country is known as
    1. patriot
    2. resident
    3. citizen
    4. foreigner 
  6. A low-lying flat land is known as a
    1. plateau
    2. plain
    3. valley
    4. highland 
  7. Which one of the following is the highest mountain in Eastern Africa?
    1. Mt. Kenya
    2. Mt. Kilimanjaro
    3. Mt. Elgon
    4. Mt. Ruwenzori 
  8. The main work of the police is to
    1. arrest criminals
    2. protect the leaders
    3. maintain law and order
    4. kill the law breakers 
  9. Which group below is made up of Bantu speakers in Uganda?
    1. Agikuyu, Ameru, Aembu
    2. Wanyamwezi, Wayao, Chagga 
    3. Baganda, Basoga, Batoro
    4. Banyore, Abagusii, Wangoni 
  10. Eastern Africa has                            countries. 
    1. 11
    2. 12
    3. 13
    4. 14 
  11. General election in Kenya take place after every                            years.
    1. 15
    2. 10
    3. 5

SECTION B: C.R.E (20mks)

  1. Grade six learners were discussing the Biblical story of creation using their Bible. From theri discussion, they found that human beings were created on: 
    1. the fourth day 
    2. the third day 
    3. the fifth day
    4.  the sixth day 
  2. Which one of the following lessons can grade six pupil best learn from the story of Abraham? 
    1. To be honest 
    2. To trust in God 
    3. To be helpful
    4.  To be generous 
  3. Whic of the following is NOT a gospel book? 
    1. Acts
    2. Luke
    3. John
    4. John 
  4. Which one of the following boxes contain a pair of gifts of the Holy Spirit?
    1. Love
      Humility
    2. Faithfulness
      Joy
    3. Healing
      Knowledge
    4. Preaching
      Generosity
  5. A grade six CRE teacher asked the
    pupils to complete the beatitude below: "Happy are the pure in heart ......" Which one of the following responses that they gave was CORRECT? 
    1. they will receive what God has promised
    2. they will see God
    3. they will be called children of God
    4. They will be comforted
  6. Grace was asked to take care of her siblings by her mother while she was away but she did not do that. The christian value that she lacked is: 
    1. Honesty 
    2. Wisdom 
    3. Obedience 
    4. Joy
  7. Which of the following was the first miracle that Jesus performed? 
    1. Turning water into wine. 
    2. Raising Lazarus 
    3. Feeding the hungry crowd 
    4. Healing the bleeding woman
  8. Which one of the following is NOT a factor that Lincoh, a grade six pupil, should consider when choosing a friend? 
    1. Disobedient 
    2. Hardworking 
    3. Irresponsible 
    4. Wealthy
  9. In which of the following ways can the residents of Mtwapa village do to care for their environment?
    1. Planting along river banks 
    2. Cutting doen trees 
    3. Planting trees 
    4. Blowing charcoal
  10. You have discovered that your best friend at school is suffering from an incurable disease. As a christian, what is the BEST thing for you to do? 
    1. Advice him or her to transfer to another school 
    2. Tell him or her to donate blood 
    3. Tell him or her to leave school. 
    4. Advice her or him to seek medical attention.

MARKING SCHEME

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QUESTIONS

  1. The colour obtained by mixing two primary colours is called
    1. double colours. 
    2. a secondary colour.
    3. a colour wheel.
    4. a tertiary colour.
  2. A string puppet can also be called a
    1. rod puppet. 
    2. glove puppet. 
    3. marionette.
    4. stick puppet.
  3. A beaded wristband can be made using 
    1. folding technique. 
    2. applique technique. 
    3. leather work technique. 
    4. embedding technique.
  4. Kambo cut pictures from different sources and stuck them together to make one composition as shown below.
    4
    The composition formed above is called 
    1. motif.
    2. tic and dye. 
    3. montage.
    4. batik.
  5. Muthui wants to practice traditional twine technique. What can he use to come up with a good craft?
    1. Wet sand.
    2. Sisal fibres. 
    3. Pieces of cotton.
    4. Pebbles.
  6. When practising block lettering, we may need all the following except 
    1. crayons
    2. a pencil.
    3. papers.
    4. gloves.
  7. Tie and dye can be done on
    1. fabric.
    2. a flat paper. 
    3. ooden materials.
    4. clay items.
  8. What is the use of adhesives when mounting an artwork?
    1. Decoration. 
    2. Exhibition. 
    3. Sticking.
    4. Cutting.
  9. Incising is a method that can be applied in
    1. leather shoes. 
    2. a pot
    3. a kite.
    4. plastic bottle
  10. Study the drawing below.
    10
    What technique has been used to create light and dark effects?
    1. Crayon etching. 
    2. Cross hatching. 
    3. Stippling.
    4. Smudge.
  11. The East African Community (EAC) anthem is sung in
    1. English.
    2. Cameroon
    3. Kiswahili.
    4. mother tongue.
  12. Lullabies are mainly sung for
    1. children.
    2. babies.
    3. mothers.
    4. adults.
  13. Song sung to show the things that affect the community are called 
    1. sacred songs.
    2. patriotic songs.
    3. topical songs.
    4. lullabies.
  14. Which one of the following is not a string instrument?
    1. Fiddle.
    2. Guitar.
    3. Violin.
    4. Piano.
  15. Worship folk songs are likely to be sung in
    1. Weddings
    2. birthdays.
    3. funerals.
    4. churches. 
  16. Most string instruments are played byate W
    1. pressing.
    2. blowing.
    3. plucking. .
    4. hitting to Settings
  17. The instrument below is called nyariti.
    17
    Which community plays it? 
    1. Akamba.
    2. Kipsigis.
    3. Agikuyu.
    4. Luo.
  18. The item drawn below is used to play a fiddle.
    18
    What is its name?
    1. Bridge.
    2. Bow
    3. Tuning peg.
    4. Resonator.
  19. A drum cannot be tuned by
    1. exposing it to the sun. 
    2. turning the pegs. 
    3. tightening the laces.
    4. heating using fire.
  20. A descant recorder produces sound when
    1. rubbed.
    2. blown. 
    3. shaken.
    4. plucked.
  21. What is the direction of Somalia from Kenya? 
    1. East.
    2. West. 
    3. South
    4. North
  22. Between northwest and southwest lies
    1. east.
    2. west.
    3. south.
    4. north.
  23. Acacia, cacti and euphorbia trees are commonly found in 
    1. desert vegetations. 
    2. swamp vegetations. 
    3. woodland vegetations. 
    4. savannah grassland vegetations.
  24. Which one of the following is not an element of a map? 
    1. Frame.
    2. Vegetation. 
    3. Scale.
    4. Key.

Use the diagram below to answer questions 25 and 26

25

  1. The fishing method illustrated above is
    1. trawling.
    2. net drifting.
    3. harpooning. 
    4. purse-seining.
  2. The fishing method above is used where
    1. water is flowing fast.
    2. there are few fish. 
    3. a river is shallow.
    4. the sea is deep.
  3. Which of the following lakes is correctly matched with its method of formation?
                  Lake            Formation 
    1. Victoria           faulting
    2. Masinga         downwarping
    3. Teleki             deposition 
    4. Tana              human activities
  4. A school routine is normally shown on
    1. a timetable.
    2. an exercise book cover. 
    3. the school uniform. 
    4. the school gate.
  5. Which of the following statements best describes the geographical position of Eritrea? It 
    1. lies south of Ethiopia. 
    2. is located west of Sudan 
    3. lies west of the Red sea. 
    4. lies east of Djibouti
  6. Most countries in Eastern Africa region export
    1. petroleum and machinery. 
    2. horticultural produce and vehicles. 
    3. agricultural goods and minerals. 
    4. minerals and textiles
  7. The diagram below shows the formation of a volcanic mountain.
    31
    The material in the area marked S is 
    1. magma. 
    2. rock. 
    3. lava.
    4. hot ash.
  8. The diagram below shows a type of a lake.
    32
    The lake above was formed as a result of 
    1. human activities. 
    2. volcanicity. 
    3. erosion and deposition.
    4. downwarping. 
  9. The following are facts about a country in Eastern Africa:
    1. It is found north of the equator. 
    2. It is landlocked
    3. It was not colonized. 
    4. It hosts the headquarters of an international organisation.
      The county described above is 
      1. Ethiopia. 
      2. Eritrea.
      3. Sudan.
      4. South Sudan.
  10. Which of the following is not an importance of the assembly in a school routine? During assembly, 
    1. announcements are made. 
    2. the flag is raised. 
    3. personal hygiene is checked.
    4. weak pupils are guided.
  11. The traditional system of government among the Ameru was based on
    1. age-set system. 
    2. clans. 
    3. popular families. 
    4. council of elders.
  12. An adolescent boy is likely to
    1. develop broad hips. 
    2. begin wet dreams.
    3. have enlarged breasts.
    4. menstriate.
  13. A good friend is the one who
    1. doesn't open up to you. 
    2. shares everything about their family with you.
    3. stands by you in hard times.
    4. tells other people your weaknesses.
  14. The following are Christians values except
    1. jealousy. 
    2. obedience.
    3. honestly.
    4. trust.
  15. During the Lord's supper,
    1. darkness covered the entire land. 
    2. Jesus pointed out His betrayer. 
    3. the temple curtain was tom into two.
    4. a voice was heard from heaven.
  16. The main reason why Christians are discouraged from taking alcohol is that it 
    1. is expensive.
    2. is not readily available. 
    3. makes them stagger.
    4. affects their health.
  17. All the following are current social media platforms except 
    1. facebook. 
    2. whatsapp. 
    3. Go Tv. 
    4. instagram.
  18. John the Baptist mainly taught about
    1. repentance. 
    2. forgiveness. 
    3. readiness. 
    4. meekness.
  19. The parable of Jesus that teaches Christians about recovery of the lost human beings is the 
    1. friend at midnight. 
    2. lost coin.
    3. ten virgins. 
    4. lost sheep. 
  20. Healing of the paralysed man tells Christians that Jesus had power over 
    1. demons. 
    2. life. 
    3. nature.
    4. death.
  21. How many basketfuls of food were left after Jesus fed the multitude? 
    1. 24
    2. 10
    3. 3
    4. 12
  22. The book of Hebrews was written by
    1. David.
    2. John.
    3. Jesus.
    4. Paul 
  23. An axe-head was recovered by
    1. Elisha. 
    2. Elijah.
    3. Eli.
    4. Elikana 
  24. Who among the following Bible personalities wrestled with God?
    1. Satan
    2. Goliath
    3. Jacob
    4. Samson
  25. The ten commandments are important in Christian life because they
    1. help Christian lead a righteous life. 
    2. are written in Christians' hearts.
    3. lead Christians not into temptations. 
    4. were given to Moses.
  26. Why was Joseph loved most by his father?
    1. He was the lastbom. 
    2. He could perform miracles.
    3. He had many good dreams.
    4. His father bore him in old age.

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION.

  1. Which attribute of Allah means king of kings?
    1. Al-Baswir.
    2. Al-Malik.
    3. Al-Rahim.
    4. Al-Aalim.
  2. The third swalat of the day is called
    1. maghrib.
    2. asr.
    3. dhuhr.
    4. fajr.
  3. Which of the following is an example of vices?
    1. Visiting children's homes.
    2. Working in a bar.
    3. Saving in a financial institution.
    4. Supporting learning institutions financially.
  4. During Ramadhan, which sunnah prayer is performed at night?
    1. Witr.
    2. Qabliyah
    3. Baadiya
    4. Taraweh.
  5. A Muslim lady's cloth must not be
    1. loose.
    2. opaque.
    3. transparent.
    4. long.
  6. It is the obligation of parents to their children to
    1. pay for their cinema tickets.
    2. expose them to narcotic drugs.
    3. cater for their basic needs.
    4. buy them expensive clothes.
  7. Which one of the following is not an Islamic festival?
    1. Aqiqah
    2. Idd-ul-adh ha.
    3. Idd-ul-fitr.
    4. Easter.
  8. Which one of the following is the prophet's hadith on knowledge?
    1. Knowledge should be sought by teachers only.
    2. Girls and women should seek knowledge first. 
    3. Everyone should seek knowledge. 
    4. Boys and men are supposed to seek knowledge first.
  9. What is wudhu in Islam?
    1. Cleaning oneself after toileting.
    2. Ablution.
    3. Tayammum.
    4. Praying.
  10. Which one of the following will nullify one's swalah? 
    1. Eating food.
    2. Farting
    3. Reading the Qur'an.
    4. Fasting. 
  11. Before doing something good, we should say
    1. Insha Allah.
    2. Masha Allah.
    3. Billahi.
    4. Bismillahi.
  12. Who among the following is a recipient of zakat? 
    1. Widows. 
    2. Orphans. 
    3. Those in debts.
    4. The rich.
  13. After heidth, Muslim ladies should
    1. pray.
    2. take a bath.
    3. drink something hot.
    4. fast.
  14. The most important thing in Islamic marriage is
    1. the bride's consent.
    2. dowry.
    3. consent from parents.
    4. sheikh's consent.
  15. All the prophets of Allah were forgiven their sins, therefore they were
    1. muswawir. 
    2. maasumin. 
    3. mutakahur.
    4. munafik.

MARKING SCHEME

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Questions

Study the map of Masumbi area and use it to answer questions 1 - 7

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  1. The land in Masumbi area slopes towards
    1. South East
    2. South West
    3. North West
    4. North East
  2. What is the approximate length of the murram road in Masumbi area?
    1. 10.5 km
    2. 9 km
    3.  4.5 km 
    4. 50.2 km
  3. What is likely to be the main reason for constructing the railway line in Masumbi area?
    1. To transport minerals
    2. To transport livestock and their products
    3. To transport passengers
    4. To transport tourists
  4. Which economic activity is least likely to be carried out in Masumbi area?
    1. Lumbering
    2. Tourism
    3. Trading
    4. Fishing
  5. Which type of soil is likely to be found in the South Eastern part of Masumbi area?
    1. Black cotton soil
    2. Red volcanic soil
    3. Alluvial soil
    4. Sandy soil
  6. Residents of Masumbi area are dorminantly
    1. Christians
    2. Pagans
    3. Traditionalists
    4. Hindus
  7. The general climate of the North Western part of Masumbi area can be described as
    1. hot and wet
    2. hot and dry
    3. cool and wet
    4. cool and dry
  8.  Three of the following Nilotic communities migrated Northwards except
    1.  Alur
    2. Dinka
    3. Nuer
    4. Shilluk
  9. Which one of the following was not a way of learning in traditional African communities?
    1. Through ceremonies
    2. Through specialists
    3. Through observations and imitatiotis
    4. Through workshops and seminars
  10. Who among the following was the Chief Priest at the Royal Court in the Nyamwezi Chiefdom?
    1. Wanyinkulu
    2. Wanyamphala
    3. Mganwe
    4. Kikoma
  11. The most Westerly point of Africa is at
    1. Cape Ras Hafun
    2. Cape Blanco
    3. Cape Verde
    4. Cape of Good Hope
  12. Below are descriptions of a certain institution of marriage in Kenya
    1. It is strictly monogamous
    2. Marriage certificate is issued
    3. Divorce may be allowed
    4. Limited witnesses are needed
      Which type of marriage is described above?
      1. Religious marriage
      2. Customary marriage
      3. Civil marriage
      4. Monogamous marriage
  13. The time at Addis Ababa along longitude 32°E is 8.20 a.m. What is the time at Mogadishu along longitude 18°E?
    1. 9.16 a.m
    2. 7.24 p.m
    3. 7.24 a.m
    4. 9.16 p.m
  14. Which one of the following African cultural practices should be preserved?
    1. Early marriages
    2. Wife inheritance
    3. Female Genital Mutilation
    4. Use of traditional dishes
  15. The following are conditions favouring the growing of a certain crop:
    1. High rainfall of between 1500mm - 2000mm per year
    2. Protection from strong winds
    3.  High temperatures of between 24°C - 28°C
    4. Deep, well drained fertile soil
      The above conditions favour the growing of
      1. cloves 
      2. pyrethrum
      3. cocoa 
      4. bananas
  16.  In which of the following months is the sun overhead the Tropio of Capricorn?
    1. March
    2. September
    3. August
    4. June
  17. Which one of the following has mainly contributed to the low population density in Sahel region of Africa?
    1. Civil wars
    2. Poor drainage
    3. Infestation by tsetseflies
    4. Unfavourable climatic conditions
  18. The road sign below can be classified as
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    1.  danger ahead sign
    2. warning sign
    3. informative sign
    4. regulatory sign
  19. Which one of the following means of communication can be used to reach many people within a short time?
    1. Television
    2. Radio
    3. Mobile phones
    4. Newspapers
  20. The King of the Kingdom of Old Ghana became wealthy from all the following except
    1. controlling the trans-saharan trade
    2.  conquering weaker states
    3. collecting taxes from traders
    4. defeat by the Almoravids
  21. Which one of the following is the best way of controlling rill erosion?
    1. Planting cover crops
    2. Constructing terraces
    3. Constructing check-dams
    4. Practising crop rotation
  22. Which one of the following was the main effect of the Berlin Conference of 1884?
    1. Scramble for Africa
    2. Spread of Christianity in Africa
    3. Partition of Africa
    4. Abolition of slave trade

Use the diagram below to answer questions 23 – 24
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  1. The above feature was formed due to a process known as
    1. erosion
    2. folding
    3. faulting and uplifting
    4. volcanic activity
  2. The part marked R is known as
    1. Rift Valley
    2. Anticline
    3. Syncline 
    4. fault
  3. Which one of the following is the main duty of the Kenya Police Service?
    1. Arrest the law-breakers and jailing them
    2. Punishing the suspected criminals
    3. Protecting the citizens from external attack
    4. Maintaining law and order in the country
  4. The diagram below shows a method of fishing
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    The above method of fishing is suitable for fishing in
    1. deep waters
    2. shallow beaches
    3. man-made lakes
    4. large rivers and lakes
  5. The following are descriptions of a certain trade bloc in Africa:
    1. It was formed in 1994
    2.  It is the largest trading bloc
    3. It replaced the Preferential Trade Area (PTA)
    4. Its member states mainly export agricultural products and minerals
      The above trading bloc has its headquarters at
      1. Lusaka in Zambia 
      2. Djibouti in Djibouti
      3. Gaborone in Botswana 
      4. Abuja in Nigeria
  6. The chief mineral export of Nigeria is mined in one of the following regions. Which one?
    1.  On the Highlands of Nigeria
    2.  On the slopes of Jos Plateau
    3. At the Niger Delta
    4. On the Valley of Niger
  7. Below are hominids whose remains have been found in Kenya:
    1. Homo Habilis
    2. Homo Erectus
    3. Homo Sapiens
    4. Australopithecus
      Which one was the oldest ancestor?
      1. (iv)
      2. (iii) 
      3. (ii)
      4. (i)
  8. Which of the following is likely to have a negative effect on population growth in a country?
    1.  Immigration
    2.  Polygamy
    3. Emmigration
    4. Early marriages
  9. The diagram below shows the cocoa growing areas in Ghana.
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    The regions marked A, B and C are
    1. Accra, Sekondi, Kumasi
    2. Takoradi, Kumasi, Accra
    3. Kumasi, Accra, Tokoradi
    4. Tamale, Accra, Sekondi
  10. The best way of conserving wildlife is
    1. fencing all the national parks
    2. banning the trade of game trophies
    3. educating people of the importance of wildlife
    4. establishiment of animal sanctuaries
  11. Which of the following countries is correctly matched with its capital city?
    Country Capital City
    1. Lesotho Mbabane
    2. Namibia Windhoek
    3. Benin Port Louis
    4. Gabon Malabo
  12. The following are characteristics of a certain vegetation zone of Africa
    1. Trees shed off their leaves during the dry season
    2. Trees have deep roots
    3. Trees have thick barks which reduce water loss
    4. Trees have waxy and shiny leaves
    5. Trees are mainly soft woods
      The above vegetation zone is likely to be
      1. Mediterranean vegetation
      2. Equatorial rainforest vegetation
      3. Desert and semi-desert vegetation
      4. Savannah grassland vegetation
  13. Which one of the following best explains why the Maji Maji Rebellion broke out in Tanganyika?
    1. Loss of African land to the Germans
    2. Harsh and cruelty of the German administration
    3. Payment of hut tax
    4. Forced labour in the cotton plantations
  14. Which one of the following is a function of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC)?
    1. Nomination of candidates for various posts
    2. Registration of political parties
    3. Conducting and supervising elections and referendum
    4. Campaigning for popular candidates
  15. The main reason why the British used indirect rule in Nothern Nigeria was
    1. the country was too vast
    2. the British lacked enough administrators
    3. the existing African governments were willing to help
    4. the British feared the harsh climatic conditions in the North
  16. The following are ways of observing and predicting weather. Which one is both traditional and modern?
    1. Animals behaving in a funny way
    2. Plants shedding their leaves
    3. Observing the sky
    4. Insects moving in a single line
  17. Meroe and Melka Konture are both
    1. mining centres
    2. pre-historic sites
    3. national parks
    4. early trading centres
  18. Which one of the following communities belong to the Kwa speakers of West Africa?
    1. Asante, Akyem, Susu
    2. Kanuri, Ibo, Nzima
    3. Denkyira, Wassa, Kwahu
    4. Gas, Bambara, Asant
  19. The Akosombo Dam in Ghana was mainly established to
    1. provide water for irrigation
    2. produce cheap hydro-electric power
    3. control floods at the Lower Volta
    4. reduce the cost of generating electricity from coal
  20. The main difference in forestry between Swaziland and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is that
    1. most of the forests in Swaziland are natural
    2. forests in DRC are planted in plantations
    3. both countries have large reserves of hardwood trees
    4. Swazi's forests provide softwood trees

Use the diagram below to answer questions 43 – 44
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  1. Which type of rainfall is shown in the diagram above?
    1. Relief rainfall
    2. Cyclonic rainfall
    3. Frontal rainfall
    4. Convectional rainfall
  2. Three of the following economic activities can be carried out in the region marked B. Which one cannot?
    1. Pastoralism
    2. Ranching
    3. Dairy farming
    4. Tourism
  3. The main economic activity among the San was
    1. keeping livestock
    2. growing food crops
    3. hunting and gathering
    4. fishing
  4. Which of the following marks the day Kenya became a republic?
    1. 12th December 1963.
    2. 1 June 1963
    3. 12th December 1964
    4. 20TH October 1965
  5. The party that led Ghana to attain its independence was
    1. United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC)
    2. Convention People's Party (CPP)
    3. Northern People's Party (NPP) ?
    4. Ghana African National Union (GANU)
  6. The following are descriptions of a certain river in Africa:
    1. It flows through West Africa
    2. It is navigable at some distance
    3. It forms a delta at its mouth
      The above river is likely to be
      1. River Nile
      2. River Congo
      3. River Niger
      4. River Zambezi
  7. The following are Portuguese colonies in Africa. Which one is NOT?
    1. Angola
    2. Mozambique
    3. Cape Verde
    4. Madagascar
  8. The following are achievements of a certain prominent African leader:
    1. He was a founder member of the Organisation of African unity (OAU)
    2. He introduced land reforms which made possible for peasants to own land
    3. He supported liberation movements in Africa
    4. He was the first president of his country
      The above leader is likely to be
      1. Gamal Abdel Nasser
      2. Leopold Sedar Senghor
      3. Julius Kambarage Nyerere
      4. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

Use the map of Africa below to answer questions 51 – 54
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  1. The Kingdom found at the region marked Nw founded by
    1. Soninke
    2. Malinke
    3. Almoravids
    4. Fulani
  2. The man-made lake marked Q is
    1. Lake Kariba 
    2. Lake Volta
    3. Lake Kainji
    4. Lake Nasser
  3. The ocean currents marked R are
    1. Warm Benguela currents
    2. Walvis Bay currents
    3. Warm Guinea currents
    4. Cold Canary currents
  4. The international road in the map marked X is likely to be
    1. the Cotonou-Gao-Oudja Highway
    2. the Great North Road
    3. the Trans-African Highway
    4. the Trans-Saharan Trade
  5. Which one of the following refers to the property left behind by the deceased?
    1. Succession
    2. Inheritance
    3. Letter of administration
    4. Will
  6. The following are uses of a certain mineral mined in Kenya:
    1. It is used for making water filters
    2. It is used in the manufacture of soap
    3. It is used in the preservation of fertilizers
    4. It is used in dry cleaning of clothes in a laundry
      Which mineral has the above uses?
      1. Fluorspar 
      2. Diatomite
      3. Soda ash
      4. Limestone
  7. The units used for measuring air pressure is
    1. knots
    2. newtons
    3. millibars
    4. centigrade
  8. Who among the following was the second African to be nominated to the Legislative Coucil (Legco)?
    1. Benaich Apollo Ohanga
    2. Eliud Mathu
    3. Walter Odede
    4. Lawrence Oguda
  9. Which one of the following helps teachers and pupils to manage time in schools?
    1. The school motto
    2. The School logo
    3. The school administration
    4. The school routine
  10. Who among the following swears in the Speaker of the National Assembly?
    1. The Attorney General
    2. The President
    3. The Clerk of the National Assembly
    4. The Chief Justice

Christian Religious Education

  1.  According to Genesis story of creation, human beings are God's special creatures because they were
    1. created on the last day,
    2. given power to name other creatures.
    3. made in God's image and likeness.
    4. given power to till the land.
  2. God instructed Noah to build an ark mainly because He
    1. wanted to punish the sinners.
    2. wanted Noah to protect his family
    3. regretted He had created mankind.
    4.  hated the generation of mankind.
  3. Abraham's great faith in God was expressed when he
    1. built an altar at Shechem.
    2. sacrificed his son at Mt. Moriah.
    3. sent away Ishmael, born of a slave woman.
    4. obeyed God's command to go to unknown land.
  4.  Which plague led Pharaoh to release the Israelites according to the book of Exodus?
    1. Water of river Nile turning into blood.
    2.  Death of the firstborn males of the Egyptians.
    3. Locusts filling the land of Egypt.
    4. The rod of Moses turning into a snake.
  5. The greatest weakness of Samson as a Judge was
    1. his long hair that was not shaved.
    2. killing 1000 Philistines with a jaw bone.
    3. the love for women.
    4. touching the harvests belonging to Philistine
  6. Why was Jerusalem made the centre of worship?
    1. It was located at a central position.
    2. It had the Ark of the covenant.
    3. It had powerful leaders.
    4. Jews had strong faith in it.
  7. Which one of the following Kings of Israel was most successful?
    1. King Solomon
    2. King David
    3. King Jeroboam
    4. King Ahab
  8. Which prophet prophesied about the thirty silver coins that would be used to betray Jesus?
    1. Jeremiah
    2. Elijah
    3. Micah 
    4. Isaiah
  9. What lesson do Christians learn from the story of Jesus and His parents escaping to Egypt? That
    1.  they need to run to foreign land.
    2. God is ready to protect them.
    3. God is very powerful.
    4. God cares for refugees.
  10. Jesus performed miracles mainly to show that He had
    1.  people to see his mighty work.
    2. power to conquer evil,
    3. God's love for His people.
    4. God to shame the devil
  11. The main message of John the Baptist to the people who came to listen to him was
    1. birth of the Savior.
    2. not to collect more than is legal
    3. not to take money from people by force.
    4. repentance and baptism.
  12. "This is my own dear son, listen to Him" Mark 9:7. When did God speak these words? During
    1. baptism in R. Jordan.
    2. transfiguration.
    3. suffering on the cross.
    4. wedding in Cana of Galilee.
  13. From the miracle of Jesus raising a widow's son at Nain, Christians learn that
    1. there is no fear for death
    2. there is eternal life through death.
    3. there is hope of resurrection in Christ.
    4. they should raise back those that are dead.
  14. The parable of friends at midnight teaches Christians that they should
    1. pray without ceasing.
    2. be ready to help the needy even at night.
    3. ask for help from neighbours.
    4.  ask for advice from neighbours.
  15.  "I find no reason to condemn this man." (Luke 23:4) Who among the following people said this during the trail of Jesus?
    1. King Herod 
    2. Pilate
    3. Caiaphas
    4. Barabbas
  16. Who among the following offered to bury the body of Jesus?
    1. Nicodemus
    2. Simon of Cyrene
    3. Simon Peter
    4. Joseph of Arimathea
  17. Which of the following events did not take place during the day of Pentecost?
    1. The curtain of the temple was torn into two.
    2. Strong wind filled the whole house.
    3. The followers were filled with the Holy Spirit.
    4. The followers spoke in different tongues.
  18. The lesson Christians learn from the story of Simon the sorcerer and Simon Peter is that
    1. God's power is not bought.
    2. God's power is struggled for.
    3. all power comes from God.
    4. one can generate some money in church.
  19. Who among the following disciples baptised the Ethiopian Eunuch?
    1. John the Baptist
    2. Simon Peter
    3. Philip
    4. Paul
  20. Three of the following books of the Bible are Epistles except
    1. Romans
    2. Galatians
    3. Timothy
    4. Acts of Apostles
  21. Pre-marital sex was discouraged in both traditional African communities and Christianity because it
    1. was considered sacred.
    2.  was for the initiates alone.
    3. brought unwanted pregnancies.
    4.  promoted the spread of STD(s).
  22. Which belief about God is found in traditional African communities?
    1. God exists as three in one.
    2. God is omnipresent.
    3. God dwells in heaven
    4. God sent His son to die on the cross.
  23. Marriage was highly respected in traditional African communities mainly because it promoted
    1. respect and prestige in the society.
    2. companionship among the couples.
    3. continuation of the family line.
    4. responsibility among members.
  24. Why should Christians care for the environment?
    1. To obey God's command.
    2. To show how responsible we are
    3. To protect homes for wild animals.
    4. We depend on the environment for our livelihood.
  25. Christians obey authority mainly because
    1.  leaders sacrifice their lives for us.
    2. one day we shall also become leaders.
    3. all authority comes from God.
    4. God loves those in authority too.
  26. Christians discourage abortion because it
    1.  leads to lack of respect.
    2. undermines dignity of life.
    3. it can lead to death of the mother.
    4. it can lead to barrenness.
  27.  The best way pupils can use their time in the absence of their teachers is by
    1. sleeping on their desks.
    2.  reading the Bible.
    3. doing their assignment.
    4. going to the toilet one by one.
  28. Which one of the following is not a good way of using our personal freedom?
    1. Giving out our clothes that no longer fit us.
    2. Visiting the sick.
    3. Visiting the orphanage.
    4. Watching anything we feel like.
  29.  Your friend, Melanie, picks a thousand shilling note on her way to school. As a Christian, the best thing to do is to
    1. give the money to the teacher.
    2. donate some money to orphanage.
    3. try to find out the owner.
    4.  take the money to the police station.
  30.  The missionaries came to do the following except
    1. to acquire colonies.
    2. to stop the influence of Islamic.
    3. to spread Western culture.
    4. to stop slave trade.

Islamic Religious Education

  1. Which one among the following characteristics of the right religion is not mentioned in the Surah Al-Bayyina?
    1. Worshipping God.
    2. Fasting
    3. Giving out Alms
    4. Practising prayer
  2.  Following the teachings of Rasul (S.A.W). the most rewarding night of power can appear on any of the following days of Ramadhan EXCEPT on
    1. 26th
    2. 21st
    3. 29th
    4. 27th
  3. How many place of revelation are mentioned in the Surah A-Tiyn?
    1. Four.
    2. One
    3. Two
    4. Three
  4. "Innaa A'ath wainaka Al-Kauthar" In this verse Allah(sw) reminds the prophet (p.b.u.h) that He has given him
    1. knowledge
    2. guidance
    3. favours
    4. riches
  5. Such pandemic diseases like Corona are mentioned in the Holy Qur'an that Allah (s.w) brings them to us as
    1.  temptations.
    2. guidance.
    3. favours.
    4. riches
  6. Which one of the following is the meaning of the word "Az-Zakkat"? To
    1. pay.
    2. distribute.
    3. give out.
    4. purify.
  7. Which one among the following responsibilities should be taken by all Muslims in the world?
    1. Contact Da'awa missions.
    2. Search for knowledge.
    3. Build mosques.
    4.  Mix with non-muslims.
  8. Complete the following Hadith, "..... and Allah(s.w) has hated for your sinful and usless talks, asking too many questions and
    1. love for wealth.
    2. wasting of wealth
    3. wasting of wealth.
    4. piling of wealth
  9. Which one of the following actions do you think will give your neighbour peace?
    1. Visiting him/her frequently.
    2. Building a good house.
    3. Building a good house.
    4. Praying loudly as you mention him/her.
  10. Three of the following duties call for a cooperate responsibility upon Muslims EXCEPT one. Which one?
    1. Performing Swallah.
    2. Building a Mosque
    3. Furthering Education
    4. Burying the dead.
  11. The prophet encouraged Muslims, "....a comes with Rizq and goes away with family sins."
    1.  relative 
    2. good Samaritan
    3. neighbour
    4. guest
  12. All the following actions show respect for the dead during funeral EXCEPT one. Which one?
    1. Standing when your a Janaza.
    2. Grieving when one dies.
    3. Entertainments and celebrations.
    4.  Remembering the dead for the merits.
  13.  "Minha Khalaqnaakum, Wa Fiihaa nu'iidukum, Wa fiha nukhrijukum taaratan ukhraa" This are words said to the Mayiit during
    1. lowering to the grave.
    2. filling the grave with soil
    3. the three days of Taaziyyah.
    4. the shrouding of the Mayyit.
  14. Who among the following should be buried in Ihraam?
    1. An muslim who ever went for Hall in his/ her lifetime.
    2. Any muslim who can afford it.
    3. One who dies a matyre.
    4. One who dies while on Hajj Ibaada
  15. What makes sexual relationship halaal among couples according to Islamic Shariah?
    1. Adultery
    2. Nikaah
    3. Fornication
    4. Twalaq.
  16. What is Ghushuu in the performance of Swalah?
    1. Relaxing in every pillar of Swalah.
    2. The intention
    3. Concentration in prayer.
    4. Performing prayer in the correct steps.
  17. In which of the following places do the Hajj rites and Ibaada start? At
    1. Arafa. 
    2. Miqat
    3. Muzdalifa.
    4. Minna
  18. Which form of Twahara cleanses Janaba. heidh and Nifas completely?
    1. Ghusul.
    2. Wudh
    3. Tayammum.
    4. Istima-a.
  19. If you want to be just in problem solving, you according to Islamic guidance.
    1. listen to the guilty
    2. give the orphan som considerations.
    3. listen to both sides.
    4. know their levels of education.
  20. Igran counts her soul every day and does what benefits her in the hereafter. She is to Allah (s.w)
    1. Al-Qaisu.
    2. Al-Muflis
    3.  Al-Aajisu 
    4. Al-Haqiim
  21. One of the following persons is distanced from Hellfire a distance that will take 70 years to travel. Who is this? One who
    1. gets Lailatul Qadr.
    2. gets temptation but remains tolerant
    3. visits the sick.
    4. leads a moral life.
  22. Which two communities approached the prophet (p.b.u.h) to help resolve their differences and unite them as brothers? The
    1. Qainuqaa and Quraidha.
    2. Anus and Khazraj.
    3. Khuzaa and Bakr.
    4. Hashim and Najar.
  23. The Islamic calendar was lost in the memory of most Islamic people and leaders. Which of the following events guided committee to recall and plan the order of events and the calendar?
    1. Hijra of the prophet (S.A.W)
    2. The Isra wal Miraj.
    3. The Fat-hul Makka
    4. The Milad-un-Nabii.
  24. The prophets Ibrahim(AS), Issa(A.S) and Adam(A.S) were all created in a common month of the Islamic calendar. Which one? In
    1. Ramadhan
    2. Rajab
    3. Rabiul Awwal.
    4. Muharram.
  25. Who among the following visitors at the Coast came with a mission of gaining control of the activities with an aim of interfering and destroying them? The
    1.  Romans
    2. Persians
    3. Chinese
    4. Egyptians
  26. The Podipha locked Yusuf into jail .....
    1. because he was guilty of rape.
    2.  to go and translate the dreams of inmates
    3. avoid destroying his reputation.
    4. separate him from his wife.
  27.  If prophet Musa (A.S) had patience; he would have learnt a lot from
    1. Al-Bahrira. 
    2. Dhul-Karnaine.
    3. Nabii Shuaib
    4. Al-Khidhr.
  28. Which one among these business practises is ACCEPTED in an Islamic Society?
    1.  Hoarding.
    2. Monopoly.
    3. Adultration.
    4. Usury.
  29. The Youth who attacked the prophet(p.b.u.b) at Taif were from which Sub-Tribe?
    1.  Banu Thaqif 
    2. Banu Qinana.
    3. Jan-jawids.
    4. Bant Sad.
  30. The prophet(p.b.u.h) taught Muslims that there are three options from which one can choose in order to control Munkar in a society. Which was not mentioned?
    1. Using your hand.
    2. Using your Tongue.
    3. Moving away from Munkar.
    4. Hating the Munkar in your heart.

Marking Scheme

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

CRE

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

IRE

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

Questions

Study the map of Wasi area and use it to answer questions 1 to 7
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  1. The approximate area of Kate Town is
    1. 20 5km² 
    2. 3.5km²
    3. 4.5km²
    4. 8.75km²
  2. What is the direction of Wasi market form Dete hili?
    1. North
    2. North West
    3. South East
    4. North East
  3. The settlement pattern in Wasi area can be described as
    1. linear
    2. dense
    3. clustered
    4. Sparse
  4. The climate experienced to the north of the sugarcane farm is LIKELY to be
    1. hot and wet
    2. hot and dry
    3. cool and wel
    4. cool and dry
  5. The MOST common used means of transport in Wasi area is
    1. road
    2. water
    3. railway
    4. pipeline
  6. Traders in Wasi market obtain trading licenses from the
    1. County headquarters
    2. Chief's office
    3. Governor's office
    4. Police station
  7. Which one of the following social services is NOT offered in Wasi area?
    1. Education
    2. Security
    3. Health
    4. Religion
  8. An extended family consists of
    1. mother, father and children
    2. grandparent, mother and children
    3. one parent. daughters and sons.
    4. father and mother only
  9. The following groups of people comprise of nilotic speakers EXCEPT one. Which one is it?
    1. Njemps. Jic, and Iteso
    2. Nuer. Jopadhola and Alur
    3. Marakwet. Sebci and Datoga
    4. Falasha, Tigreans and Tutsi
  10. Rural-Urban migration is MAINLY caused
    1. Lack of industries in rural areas.
    2. lack of learning institution in rural areas.
    3. Enough social amenities in urban areas.
    4. Inadequate farming land in rural areas,
  11.  The sun is overhead the Equator in the month
    1. June and December
    2. February and August
    3. May and June
    4. March and September
  12. Three of the following cause lawlessness in our societies. Which one DOES NOT?
    1. religious differences
    2. equal distribution of resources
    3. lack of employment opportunities
    4. poverty
  13. Rivers Congo and Limpopo have one thing in COMMON. It is that they
    1. drain into the Atlantic Ocean
    2. are not navigable at any given point.
    3. form estuaries as they enter the sea
    4. rise in the Eastern African highlands
  14. Copper mining in Zambia is important MAINLY because it
    1. reduces unemployment in the country.
    2. lead to better standards of living.
    3. earns foreign exchange.
    4. has lead to urbanization
  15. Which one of the following is NOT among the duties of the school head teacher?
    1. Writes minutes during staff meetings.
    2. Disciplines pupils who fail to observe school rules.
    3. Supervising the work done by teachers in the school
    4. Admits new pupils to the school.
  16. Three of the following were reasons for the coming of traders to Eastern Africa before the 19th Century. Which one was NOT? To
    1. trade with the people of the coast
    2. obtain raw materials for their industries.
    3. end the slave trade.
    4. look for markets for their goods.
  17. Which one of the following statements is TRUE about the Ntemi of Wanyamwezi? He
    1. ruled with the assistance of a prime minister
    2. was elected by registered voters among the Nyamwezi.
    3. chose the Bataka to be clan heads.
    4. haired religious ceremonies.

Use the diagram below to answer question 18

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  1. The fishing method shown in the diagram above is known as
    1. purse-seining
    2. net-drifting
    3. trawling
    4. long lining
  2. The MAIN export crop in Kenya is
    1. tea
    2. coffee
    3. flowers
    4. wheat
  3. The statements below describe a town in Kenya
    1. It is the third largest town in Kenya
    2. It is a tourist centre
    3. It is an inland port.
    4. it started around 1901
      The town described above is LIKELY to be
      1. Kisumu
      2. Nairobi
      3. Mombasa
      4. Nakuru
  4. Which one of the following is NOT among the factors that promote national unity in Kenya?
    1. The national language.
    2. Games and sports
    3. The national flag.
    4. The constitution

Use the map of Africa provided below to answer questions 22 to 25

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  1. The river marked Z is likely to be
    1. Niger
    2. Volta
    3. Benue
    4. Cuanza
  2. The winds marked K are called
    1. North Easterlies
    2. Westerlies
    3. South East monsoon winds
    4. Harmattan winds
  3. Most of the people who live in the area marked P are
    1. Kwa speakers
    2. Bantu
    3. Nilotes
    4. Arabs
  4. The country marked U is known as
    1. Namibia
    2. Gabon
    3. Angola
    4. Zambia
  5. Who among the people is NOT allowed to acquire dual-citizenship in Kenya
    1. A school teacher.
    2. The Chief Justice
    3. Junior government officer
    4. A child below eight years.
  6. Which one of the following is NOT TRUE about the political organisation of the San?
    1. Leadership among the San was clearly defined.
    2. The San were organised into small hunting bands.
    3. The San had no councils of elders.
    4. Their decisions were reached through a consensus.
  7. Which one of the following early human creatures is CORRECTLY matched with its characteristics?
    1. Homo sapiens sapiens - discovered fire.
    2. Homo erectus - handy human being
    3. Homo habilis - intelligent man
    4. Homo sapiens - thinking human being.
  8. Below are effect of European settler farming in Kenya
    1. Developing of urban areas.
    2. creation of African reserves
    3. formation of agricultural cooperatives
    4. Discrimination
    5. Introduction of exotic animals
      Which of the listed effects above affected Africans NEGATIVELY?
      1. (i). (ii)
      2. (ii), (iv)
      3. (iv), (v)
      4. (iii), (iv)
  9. Cultural artifacts are important because they
    1. carefully stored in museums
    2. preserve our history and culture.
    3. show us how our ancestors developed tools.
    4. were used in the past,
  10. Which one of the following is the BEST way to resolve a conflict involving murder?
    1. Dialogue
    2. Negotiation
    3. Mediation
    4. Judicial settlement
  11. Which one of the following is NOT a responsibility of a Kenyan citizen?
    1. taking care of environment and natural resources
    2. paying taxes in time
    3. being loyal and patriotic
    4. participating in elections to vote in corrupt leaders
  12. Below are conditions necessary for growing of a certain crop
    1. High temperatures of more than 27°C throughout the year
    2. Moderate rainfall of about 1500mm in a year
    3. Deep fertile soils.
    4. High humidity throughout the year
      The conditions listed above are ideal for the growth of
      1. pyrethrum
      2. cocoa
      3. Sugarcane
      4. cloves
  13. Which one of the following responsibilities of Kenyan citizens helps them exercise their political rights?
    1. obeying the law
    2. voting
    3. showing respect
    4. paying taxes
  14. First and is given MAINLY to
    1. save life
    2. promote recovery
    3. prevent further injury
    4. enable the injured to get to a doctor
  15. Tourism is important to Kenya MAINLY because
    1. it earns foreign exchange.
    2. promote international understanding,
    3. leads to expansion of transport network
    4. encourage protection of wildlife.
  16. Shifting cultivation is different from bush fallowing in that in
    1. shifting cultivation, modern methods of farming are put into use
    2. bush fallowing cash crop farming was done.
    3. bush fallowing farmers practice crop rotation instead of plot rotation.
    4. in shifting cultivation, smaller portion of land are used.
  17.  The MOST expensive means of transport to use, develop and maintain is
    1. road transport
    2. water transport
    3. railway transport
    4. air transport
  18. Which one of the following is an effect of rotation of the earth?
    1. Changing of seasons
    2. Change of the lunar eclipse.
    3. Change of the position of the midday sun.
    4. Occurrence of sunrise, noon and sunset.
  19. The MAIN problem facing communication in Eastern Africa is
    1. unstable supply of electricity
    2. inadequate funds to modernize communication
    3. poor roads that make it difficult to reach some places.
    4. Slow rate of expansion of postal services.
  20. Wakerra wants to establish a poultry farm for egg and meat production. The MAIN factor that she should consider before establishing the farm is availability of
    1. raw materials.
    2. market
    3. water.
    4. land
  21. Which one of the following groups of countries represent former German colonies ONLY?
    1. Morocco, Benin, Chad
    2. Cameroon, Namibia, Togo
    3. Somali, Libya, Eritrea
    4. Tanganyika, Cape Verde. Angola
  22.  The MAIN objective of the African Union (A.U) is to
    1. achieve greater unity and solidarity in Africa
    2. encourage international co-operation
    3. protect the rights of African people.
    4. promote peace and security in Africa.
  23. Julius Nyerere is remembered in Tanzania MAINLY because he
    1.  introduced the policy of self-reliance.
    2. united the people of Tanzania
    3. led Tanganyika to independence.
    4. was a great teacher.
  24. The MAIN problem facing sea fishing in Kenya and Tanzania is
    1. over fishing
    2. exploitation of fishermen
    3. pollution due to oil spills.
    4. inadequate fishing equipment.
  25. The MAIN problem facing forests in Kenya
    1. pests and diseases
    2. poverty among the people
    3. drought
    4. increased demand for land.
  26. The CHEAPEST method of fish preservation
    1.  refrigeration
    2. salting .
    3. sun-drying
    4. canning
  27. The Fulani of West Africa keep large herds of livestock MAINLY because
    1.  they live in a sparsely populated region
    2.  their land has lots of pasture and water for their animals.
    3. depend on livestock for their livelihood
    4. their livestock earn foreign exchange
  28. The MAIN mineral export in Kenya is
    1. limestone
    2. fluorspar
    3. soda ash 
    4. diatomite
  29. Below are rights and freedoms contained in the constitution of Kenya.
    1. Right to liberty
    2. Freedom from discrimination
    3. Right to privacy
    4. Right to decent living
    5. Right to vote
    6. Freedom of worship
      Which one of the following shows civil rights only?
      1. (ii). (v)
      2. (i). (vi)
      3. (iii), (iv)
      4. (ii), (vi)
  30. The national government gets its revenue MAINLY through
    1. taxes
    2. collection of fees and fines
    3. interest on loans
    4. Loans from the world bank,
  31. Waiyaki wa Hinga and Nabongo Mumia have on thing in COMMON. It is that they
    1. fought for Kenya's independence.
    2. resisted colonial rule.
    3. formed the Mau Mau movement
    4. collaborated with the British
  32. The first African country to attain independence in Africa was
    1. Egypt
    2. Sudan
    3. Ghana
    4. South Africa
  33. South Africa is the MOST industrialised nation in Africa mainly because it
    1. has large reserves of minerals
    2. has good infrastructure,
    3. attained independence last from the Europeans.
    4. had ready market in the neighbouring countries
  34. Which one of the following signs in traditional methods of observing weather was an indication that it would rain?
    1. Appearance of long trails of ants.
    2. Appearance of the full moon
    3. Shedding of tree leaves.
    4. Appearance of the rainbow
  35. The first step towards conducting a general elections in Kenya is
    1. announcing of election date by the electoral body
    2. dissolution of parliament.
    3. printing of ballot papers.
    4. egistration of voters.
  36. The BEST way of curbing drug and substance abuse is
    1. promoting healthy leisure activities.
    2. providing moral guidance to the youth.
    3. educating the public on dangers of drug and substance abuse.
    4. trengthening police inspections at border crossing points and airports.
  37. The arm of government that makes sure that the laws passed by parliament are observed is the
    1. executive
    2. legislature
    3. judiciary
    4. Senate
  38. Which one of the following shows superior courts in Kenya only?
    1. Court of Appeal, Supreme Court, Kadhi's Court.
    2. Supreme Court, Chief Magistrate's Court, Juvenile Court
    3. Kadhi's Court, Courts of Martial. Magistrate's Court
    4. High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court
  39. The MAIN duty of the army is to
    1. carry our peace operations in the country.
    2. defend the country from external enemies.
    3. offering emergency assistance to people hit by disasters.
    4. guarding the country's water bodies

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. In the beginning, God revealed Himself to people through
    1. creation
    2. covenants
    3. prophets
    4. Jesus Christ
  2. Three of the following animals were slaughtered during God's covenant with Abraham. Which one was not?
    1. Dove 
    2. Pigeon
    3. Ram
    4. Chicken
  3. Why did Moses escape to Midian?
    1. He discovered that he was not an Egyptian
    2. He was tired of his father
    3. He wanted to marry Zipporah
    4. He had killed an Egyptian and feared for his life
  4. Which one of the following activities was MAINLY done by Joshua during the Exodus?
    1. He led Israelites out of Egypt
    2. Made a golden calf for Israelites
    3. He led the Israelites in crossing Rive Jordan
    4. He received the ten commandments from God
  5. Which one of the following is not portrayed by God to the prophets in the Old Testament?
    1. God is jealous
    2. God is a living God
    3. God can destroy people if they disobey Him
    4. God is a judge
  6. The lesson the Israelites learnt when God gave them manna is that He is
    1. everlasting
    2. humble
    3. holy
    4. caring
  7. Which one of the following was the last plague that made Pharaoh to let the Israelites out of Egypt?
    1.  Killing of the Egyptian first borns
    2. Frogs
    3. Water becoming read
    4. Ants
  8. When the Israelites went to receive the ten commandments, the presence of God was symbolised by
    1. fire
    2. a flaming torch
    3. an earthquake
    4. a strong wind
  9. The MAIN reason why the Israelites celebrated the passover is that it reminded them of
    1.  their going to Egypt
    2. God's saving power in Egypt
    3. the manner they ate in the desert
    4. their suffering in the desert
  10. "I will increase your pain during labour."
    To whom did God pronounce this judgement?
    1. Sarah
    2. Eve
    3. Hannah
    4. Mary
  11. A prophet is never welcomed in his own home town. Jesus said these words when He was
    1. tempted by the devil
    2. nailed on the cross
    3. rejected in Nazareth
    4. in the garden of Gethsemane
  12. Which miracle of Jesus showed that he was a universal Messiah?
    1. Healing the ten lepers
    2. Feeding the five thousand
    3. Driving out demons
    4. Healing the paralysed man
  13. How do Christians prepare themselves for Easter?
    1. By decorating their bodies with olive leaves
    2. By preparing and serving special food
    3. By repenting their sins
    4. By buying new clothes
  14. The MAIN reason why Christians worship together is to
    1. strengthen one another's faith
    2. pray for one another
    3. learn from each other
    4. show their unity in Christ
  15. "Worship the Lord your God and serve Him only" (Luke 4:8). These words were said by Jesus during His
    1. transfiguration 
    2. crucifixion
    3. temptations
    4. baptism
  16. Which of the following events happened immediately after the last supper?
    1. Jesus ascended into heaven
    2. Jesus went to Mt. Olive to pray
    3. Jesus was arrested
    4. The disciples had an argument
  17. Complete the following beatitude "Happy are those who work for peace for
    1. they will be called God's children
    2.  he Kingdom of heaven is theirs
    3. they shall inherit the earth
    4. God will be merciful to them
  18. "Do not collect more than is legal" (Luke 3:13). These words were said by John the Baptist to teach about
    1. honesty
    2. tolerance
    3. humility
    4. mercy
  19. When Jesus was walking along with his disciples, they met a man who was born blind. According to Jesus the man was born blind because
    1. his parents were sinners
    2. he was a sinner
    3. God's power might be seen
    4. the neighbours could help him
  20. The MAIN reason why Jesus chose the twelve disciples was in order to
    1. have many friends
    2. get material support from them
    3. have them preach the good news
    4. work for their needs
  21.  Ananias and Sapphira sinned against God when they
    1. refused to take part in prayer meetings
    2. refused to become church leaders
    3. failed to give all the money to the disciples
    4. refused to go to church
  22. In traditional African communities the best way to honour God is by
    1. building shrines for Him
    2. praying to Him
    3. dancing for Him
    4. offering sacrifices to Him
  23. The MAIN reason why marriage is important in traditional African communities is
    1. to get security
    2. to improve ones’ status
    3. to provide companionship
    4.  for the continuity of the family line
  24.  In traditional African communities, children are taught their duties MAINLY through
    1.  telling them stories 
    2. singing and dancing
    3. assigning them tasks
    4. playing games
  25. Which one of the following is a gift of the Holy Spirit?
    1. Gentleness 
    2. Healing
    3. Patience
    4. Humility
  26. Which one of the following traditional African practices should be preserved?
    1. Eating traditional food
    2. Raiding other communities
    3. Circumcising girls
    4. Marrying girls at an early age
  27. Which one of the following books of the new testament describes the work of Jesus when He was on earth?
    1.  Luke
    2. Romans
    3. Acts
    4. Corinthians
  28. Sexual intercourse before marriage is wrong because
    1. one may get early unwanted pregnancy
    2. one may drop out of school
    3. it leads to prostitution
    4. it is against the laws of God
  29. Christians should uphold leisure because
    1. God meant it for worship
    2. in leisure they find fun
    3. leisure brings love
    4. leisure is for meeting new friends
  30. Which one of the following BEST shows how Christians are helping to reduce the spread of HIV and AIDS? By
    1. being role models
    2. counseling the sick
    3. teaching on behaviour changes
    4. providing drugs

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. Which of the following Surahs teaches Muslims to love people of other religions?
    1. AL-Aadiyat 
    2. AL-Quraish
    3. AL-Kaafirun
    4. AL-Tiyn
  2. The following are places of revelation of Allah (sw). Which one is wrongly matched with the place of revelation?
    1. Zabur-Mt. Sinai 
    2. Taurat-Jabal Tur
    3. Furqan-Makkah
    4. Suhuf-Palestine
  3. Which of the following is a verse from Surah Al-Tiyn?
    1. “Verily we created man in the best mould."
    2. Their tradition of travelling in winter and summer
    3. " Read! And your Lord is most generous".
    4.  " By the permission of their Lord with decrees”.
  4. The following are taught in Surah Al-Nasr except
    1.  victory of Islam
    2. success of Islam
    3. seeking repentance and forgiveness
    4. piling up of wealth for personal gains.
  5. The following are the ways of receiving Lailatul Qadr except
    1.  reading the Quran
    2. praying Tahajud
    3. visiting friends and relatives
    4.  itkaf and Wuqoof.
  6. Which of the following verses of Surah Maun wams muslims against neglecting swallah?
    1. Alladhiina hum yuraauun.
    2. Alladhiina hum an swalaatihim. saahuun
    3. "Wayamnauunal Maauun."
    4. Fadhaalikal Ladhii yudu-dul yatim.
  7. "Allahumma Baarak Lanaa Fiyhi, Wazidnaa Minhu" is a dua for
    1. sleeeping
    2. waking up
    3.  the sick 
    4. drinking.
  8. Complete the Hadith: "The visitor of the sick that receives the best thawab is the one that one
    1. takes the sick some fruits
    2. asks the sick about his condition
    3. stays for shortest time
    4. where one prays for the sick.
  9. Which of the following is true about the Hadith of prophet (saw)?
    1. Genuine Hadith must be traced to the prophet (saw).
    2. There are five books of Hadith
    3. The chain of transmitters of Hadith is called Sahih.
    4. Rawaw means the subject matter or content in a Hadith.
  10. Complete the Hadith “Eat and drink but waste not by excess for Allah (sw) loves not the ________”
    1. arrogant
    2. wasters
    3. mean
    4. ignorant.
  11. Muslims fast Sunnah fasts on the following days and dates except on
    1. 9th of Dhul Hijja
    2. 13h 14h and 15th of every month
    3. 10th Dhul Hijja
    4. 9th and 10tMuharram.
  12. The following spoils ones' fast except
    1. fainting
    2. post buth bleeding
    3. becoming insane
    4. denouncing Islam.
  13. Which of the following is the main pillar of Hajj?
    1. Stonning the Jamarat.
    2. Sleeping at Muzdalifa.
    3. Sleeping at Mina.
    4. Standing at Arafa.
  14. Which of the following is not a pillar of Umra?
    1. Saayi
    2. Standing at Arafa
    3. Tawaf
    4. Weaving Ihram
  15. Sitting during swallah and reciting Tashahud is called
    1. Rukuu 
    2. Itidal
    3. Julus
    4. Kunut.
  16. Which of the following is not an importance of Friday in Islam? Creation of
    1. Hawa 
    2. the Universe
    3. Hell
    4. Adam (as).
  17. Calculate the zakat of 50000 kg of wheat cultivated using machines. A
    1. 2500 kg
    2. 500 kg
    3. 25 kg
    4. 250 kg
  18. The main reason why Muslims greet one another is to
    1. show concern
    2. find out what they have eaten
    3. show enmity
    4. find out their achievements
  19. The best time for reciting the Kalimah is when
    1. you see wonders
    2. you promise somebody something
    3.  you are travelling
    4. one converts to Islam.
  20. Which of the following groups shows the correct Faradh parts of Wudhu?
    1.  Hands
      Face
      Legs
      feet
    2. Hands
      Arms
      Face
      Leg
    3.  Mouth
      Arms
      Head
      Feet 
    4. Face
      Arms
      Feet
      Head
  21. The month of Allah (sw) is
    1. Rajab 
    2. Dhul-Qaada
    3. Muharram
    4. Dhul Hijja
  22. Mr. Omar asked his pupils to name Historical events and their dates in Islam. Who gave the correct one?
    1. Guyo-Orphanhood of the prophet (570 AD).
    2. Galgalo-First public preaching (601 AD).
    3. Abdirazak - Year of sorrow (O AP).
    4. Osman -Treaty of Hudaibiya (10 AH).
  23. Which of the following events happened immediately after the battle of Badr?
    1. The battle of Uhud
    2. Hijra to Madina.
    3. The battle of Khandaq.
    4. Isra-Wal-Miraj.
  24. Why do Muslims remember king Negus? He
    1.  helped Muslims in Madina
    2. helped Muslims to conquer Makkah
    3. helped Muslims during the boycott
    4. showed tolerance to Muslims in Ethiopia
  25. Which of the following is true about Idd celebrations?
    1. Muslims give Zakatul Fitr after Idd-Ul-Fitr Swallah.
    2. Muslims eat breakfast before Idd-Ul-Fitr Swallah.
    3. Muslims slaughter animals before Idd - Ul Adh-ha.
    4. Idd Swallah has Adhan and Iqamah.
  26. The main reason for battle of Badr was
    1.  the Quraish attacked Muslim farms
    2. the Quraish raised goods to sell so as to attack Muslims
    3. revenge for the boycott of Muslims in the valley of Shib
    4.  the Quraish wanted to kill the prophet and finish Islam.
  27. Which events happened in the month of Ramadhan in Islamic History?
    1. The first pledge of Aqaba and the battle of Uhud.
    2. The battle of Badr and the conquest of Makkah.
    3.  Hijra of Muslims to Madina and the treaty of Hudaibiyya.
    4. The conquest of Makkah and Hijjatul-widaa.
  28. Which of the following is wonder of creation?
    1. The camel.
    2. The baby in the womb.
    3. The universe.
    4. Computer technology.
  29. Nabii Musa's mother was given the following instructions except
    1. that Musa (as) would be made a prophet
    2. to cast Musa in the river
    3.  to suckle Musa
    4. put Nabi Musa in a basket.
  30.  Which of the following is not another name for Surah Al-Qaariah?
    1. The Striker
    2. The Day of Clamour
    3. The Great Noise
    4. The Clear Evidence

Marking Scheme

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

CRE

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

IRE

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

Questions

PART 1: Social Studies

SS map

Study the map of Kwetu area and use it to answer questions 1-7

  1. What is the direc of the church from the P.H.S?
    1. North East .
    2. South East
    3. South West
    4. North West
  2. The approximate area of the beef ranch is
    1. 63km2
    2. 18km2
    3. 35km2
    4. 56km2
  3. Which of the following economic activities is NOT carried out in the Northern part of Kwetu area?
    1. Tourism
    2. Crop far
    3. Ranching
    4. Trading,
  4. Who among the following is incharge of security in Kwetu area?
    1. Governor
    2. County Commissioner
    3. Senator
    4. Member of parliament
  5. People of Tawa town MAINLY belong to which religion?
    1. Christianity 
    2. Pagans
    3. Islamic
    4. Traditionalist
  6. Which one of the following crops can do well in the area where there is paddy field?
    1. Cotton
    2. Tea
    3. Coffee
    4. Wheat
  7. The MAIN factor influencing population distribution in Kwetu area is,
    1. transport
    2. religious factors
    3. relief
    4. job opportunities.
  8. Which of the following groups of people comprises of those who migrated in search for land to cultivate ONLY?
    1. Kamba, Borana, Luo
    2. Abaluhya, Taita, Ameru
    3. Abagusii, Baganda, Iteso
    4. Maasai, Taita, Pokomo
  9. The following are reasons why Africans resisted colonial rule in Kenya. Which one is NOT?
    1. Erosion of African culture
    2. Loss of independence
    3. Improvement of infrastructure
    4. Increase in number of landless and squatters.
  10. The time in Rabat 12°W is 8:12am, What is the time in Cairo Egypt 28°E?
    1. 2:40am
    2. 10:52am
    3. 6:32am
    4. 9:52am
  11. Which of the following factors explains why the coast of Namibia is hot and dry?
    1. The existence of cold Benguela current.
    2. It is found below the sea level.
    3. It has been affected by deforestation.
    4. It is caused by the shape of coastline.
  12. Three of the following are ways of managing, slow population growth. Which ONE isnot?
    1. Encouraging immigration.
    2. Providing family planning services.
    3. Increasing food production.
    4. Improving medical services
  13. The following places are associated with the early man. Which one is WRONGLY matched with the country is found in?
    1. Olduvai gorge - Tanzania
    2. Ngoloba - Tanzania
    3. Ismailia - Ehtiopia
    4. Koobi Fora - Kenya
  14. In which of the statements given below is NOT TRUE about civil marriage?
    1. Ite can be conducted at attorney general's office.
    2. The couple gives a three weeks notice before the wedding
    3. A marriage certificate is issued.
    4. It is done according to the culture and customs of the couple.
  15. The following are characteristics of a certain climatic region
    1. Rainfall range between 380mm to 500mm per year.
    2. Temperatures range between 22°C to 27°C
    3. The skies are generally clear.
      The climatic region described above is
      1. Semi-desert climate
      2. Savanna climate
      3. Desert climate
      4. Mediterranean climate
  16. The capital city of Angola is:
    1. Windhoek
    2. Luanda
    3. Gaborone
    4. Lusaka
  17. Three of the following are principles of democracy. Which one is NOT?
    1. Unequal opportunities
    2. Equality before the law
    3. Promotion of justice for all
    4. Power belongs to the people
  18. Which of the following water bodies borders Africa to the North East?
    1. Mediterranean Sea
    2. Atlantic ocean
    3. Red sea
    4. Indian ocean
  19. Which group of people gives below consist of semites ONLY?
    1. Hawa, Falasha, Arabs
    2. Tigreans, Ankara, Arabs
    3. Iraqw, Mbanga, Burunga
    4. Tigreans, Amhara, Pokomo

      Use the map of Africa below to answer
      SSq19map
  20. The road marked His called
    1. Trams Africam highway.
    2. Coatonoa Gao Ouija highway.
    3. The Great North rand.
    4. Trans Sakaram bighoway.
  21. Which statementt is TRUE about the region marked M? The
    1. region lics withic the tropics.
    2. region expericaces ot wet summer and cold dry winters,
    3. rainfall in the region is caused by the westerlies winds.
    4. temperatures are high throughout the year.
  22. The country marked Y was colonized by the
    1. Germans
    2. French
    3. Halians
    4. British
  23. The tourist site marked X is
    1. Kruger National Park.
    2. Ancient town of Marakech.
    3. Cairo pyramic's.
    4. Victoria falls
  24. Three of the following are duties conducted by the Independent Electoral and Boudaries Commission, Which one is NOT?
    1. Register and maintain voters register.
    2. Conduct civic education to the voters.
    3. Review the electoral boundaries.
    4. Nominate candidates to take past elections.
  25. Which of the folr wing is NOT a hightamd forest?
    1. Cherangani forest
    2. Mt. Elgon forest.
    3. Arabuko - Sokoke Forest.
    4. Kakamega forest.
  26. In which of the towing National Parks do we have a game sanctuary for White Rhino?
    1. Lake Nakura National park.
    2. Meru Nationat park
    3. Nairobi Nationa park.
    4. Tsavo National park.
  27. The MAIN factor to consider whe starting, a mining industry 
    1. availability of water
    2. availability of raw material
    3. nearness to the market
    4. nearness to means of transport.
  28. The following characteristics fits a certain town in Kenya:
    1. Its growth was influenced by the early traders.
    2. The main town is built on an island,
    3. lt is considered to be a gateway to Eastern Africa.
    4. It is a military centre.
      The town describe above is
      1. Malindi
      2. Kisumu
      3. Mombasa
      4. Dar es salam
  29. Below are factors that favour fishing in Japan. Which one DOES NOT?
    1. Availability of loan from government
    2. Improved fishing technology.
    3. Formation of co-operatives that help in marketing.
    4. Availability of many rivers and lakes.
  30. Which river is WRONGLY matched with its source
    1. R. Nyando - Mt- Elgon
    2. R. Turkwel - Mt. Elgon
    3. R. Athi - Ngong hills
    4. R. Ewaso nyiro North - Aberdare
  31. Below are roles of the school in the community. Which one is NOT?
    1. The commmmmity donates land to the school.
    2. The members of the community gets employment in school.
    3. The school help to develop talents in the community.
    4. The school helps in preservation of the community culture
  32. Which of the following was NOT a requirement for one to be assimilated as a french citizen in West Africa?
    1. Be a Christian
    2. Accept the french administration
    3. Readiness to practice french way of life.
    4. Ability to read and write in English.
  33. The following description fits a prominent leader in Africa:
    1. Born in 1918
    2. Was imprisoned at Robbens Island
    3. Became the first democratically elected president in his country.
    4. Died on 2013
      The leader described above is
      1. Kwame ‘Nkrumah
      2. NelsonMandela
      3. Julius Nyerere
      4. Leopold Sedar Senghor
  34. Who is the head of court system in Kenya?
    1. Attomey General
    2. President
    3. Chief Justice
    4. Director of public prosecution
  35. Which of the following factors negatively influence trade in Eastern Africa?
    1. Political instability.
    2. Availability of market
    3. Good transport network.
    4. Production of different types of goods.
      The diagram below shows the map of Ghana. Use it to answer question 36
      SSq36map
  36. Which factor influencing climate makes Accra to receive less rainfall than Axim?
    1. Shape of the coast line.
    2. Distance from the sea,
    3. Ocean currents
    4. Latitude
  37. The following are events that happened in Kenya:
    1. Kenya became a republic.
    2. The first legco was established.
    3. Kenya became a British colony.
    4. Kenya was declared a British protectorate.
      Which is the CORRECT order from the earliest?
      1. (iii) (i) (iv) (i)
      2. (ii) (iv) (iii) (i)
      3. (iv) (ii) (iii) (i)
      4. (iv) (iii) (ii) (i)

        Use the diagram below to answer questions 38 and 39
        SSq38map

  38. The feature above was formed through a process called
    1. Horst
    2. Volcanicity
    3. Folding
    4. Faulting,
  39. Among the following mountains which is NOT an example of the feature above?
    1. Ruwenzori
    2. Atlas mountain
    3. Danakil alps
    4. Usambara
  40. Which of the reasons below DOES NOT explain why Tswana of Botswana practice pastoralism?
    1. Low population density in the country.
    2. High amount rainfall in the region.
    3. Presence of island in most parts of the country.
    4. Poor soil that does not support farming.
  41. The founders of Old Ghana kingdom belongs to ONE of the following language groups. Which one?
    1. Mande speaker
    2. Kwa speaker
    3. Afro-Asiatic
    4. West Atlantic 
  42. Which of the following is a least import in Kenya?
    1. Machinery
    2. Petroleum products
    3. Crude
    4. Fertiliser
  43.  Johannesburg in South Africa has a high population density MAINLY because of 
    1. increased job opportunities to farming activities.
    2. high and reliable rainfall
    3. improved means of transport and communication.
    4. mining activities which created a lot of jobs.
  44. The MAIN reason why Miombo, woodland is sparsely populated is because the
    1. area is affected by floods.
    2. area has poor soils for agriculture,
    3. area is infested by the tsetse flies.
    4. relief of the area do not encourage settlement,
  45. Which of the following institutions controls how the government spends its money?
    1. Executive
    2. Central Bank of Kenya
    3. Parliament
    4. Judiciary
  46. The road sign shown below indicates one of the following. Which one?
    SSq46map
    1. No entry
    2. Slippery road ahead
    3. Do not overtake
    4. A bend ahead
  47. Who among the following persons represents the interest of the county in parliament
    1. Governor
    2. Speaker of the National Assembly.
    3. Member of parliament
    4. Senator .
  48. The MAIN reason why we should conserve wildlife is
    1. for future generations
    2. to earn foreign exchange
    3. to encourage human wildlife conflict
    4. to ensure tourists come to Kenya
  49. The following statements indicate population structure of different countries:
    1. Majority of the population is aging.
    2. The majority live in rural areas.
    3. Most people work in the industries.
    4. There is low life expectancy
    5. High death rate
      Which of the combination is common for both Kenya and India?
      1. (i) (ii) (iii)
      2. (ii) (iii) (v)
      3. (ii) (iv) (v)
      4. (iv) (v) only
  50. Among the following officers in the government of the Nyamwezi who was in charge of information?
    1. Mtwale 
    2. Mteko
    3. Minule
    4. Kikoma
  51. The following information describes one of the early visitors:
    1. He owned British India navigation company.
    2. He was from Scotland
    3. His company administered East Africa on behalf of British government.
    4. He was a trader
      The early visitor described above is
      1. Carl Peters
      2. William Mackinnon
      3. Seyyid Said
      4. Henry Morton Stanley
  52. Three of the following, are ways im which citizens demonstrate patriotisa EXCEPT
    1. respecting other peoples property.
    2. participating in National polls.
    3. paying taxes
    4. sharing the secrets of the commtry with foreigners.
  53. Max imported a new car from Japan, What kind of tax will he pay at the post?
    1. Income tax
    2. Sales tax
    3. Cess tax
    4. Customs duty
  54. Which of the following factors is the DIOS important to consider when establishing a poultry farm?
    1. Availability of cheap labour.
    2. Large farm to keep the chickem.
    3. Nearn ess to a large urbam cemtre.
    4. Nearness to a source of power.
  55. The third line of the second stanza off Kenyan National Anthem is
    1. With heart both strong, amd true
    2. Build this our nation together.
    3. The heritage of splendour
    4. Service be our earnest endeavour
  56. Which of the following is the MAIN benefit of both Kariba and Volta river project?
    1. Industrial development.
    2. Inland transport
    3. Control of flooding of rivers.
    4. Irrigation of land
  57. The following characteristics describe a certain mineral. It is
    1. mined using open cast.
    2. mined on the floor of the rift valley
    3. used in making heat insulators
    4. formed from remains of small living things that live in water.
      The mineral described above is mined at
      1. Kienwarer
      2. Kariandesi
      3. Athi River
      4. Magadi
  58. The MAIN reason why the Konza - Magadi railway was constructed is to transport
    1. cows from Kajiado to Mombasa,
    2. soda ash to Mombasa.
    3. Sisal from dry parts of Kajiado.
    4. people to Magadi soda company.
  59. Who among the following persons do NOT attend Cabinet meetings?
    1. Attorney general
    2. Cabinet secretary
    3. Head of civil service
    4. Principal secretary
  60. Which of the following places isthe safest for pedestrians to cross a busy road? At
    1. the traffic lights
    2. a zebra crossing
    3. a round about
    4. a foot bridge

PART 2: Christian Religious Education

  1. Among the, following statements, which one shows that Human beings are special in God's creation? They were
    1. settled in the garden of Eden.
    2. told to multiply and fill the earth,
    3. created in the image and likeness of God,
    4. told to eat fruits from other trees.
  2. The MAIN reason why God chose to use Noah to save his Tamily from the great flood is because Noah:
    1. was righteous before God.
    2. BL was speaking with God face to face.
    3. knew how to build the ark.
    4. was the oldest man and wise.
  3. The following activities shows Abraham's obedience to God. Which one DOES NOT?
    1. A. Accepting to move from his native land to unknown place.
    2. Accepting to sacrifice his son Ishmael
    3. Circumcisingall the mak: in his household.
    4. Accepting to sacrifice his son Isaac.
  4. The following commandments show that God wanted the Isaelites to love him above all things. Which one DOES NOT?
    1. Observe the sabbath day and keep it holy.
    2. You should not worship any other god but me.
    3. Do not use my name for evil purposes.
    4. Do not bear false witness against someone,
  5. What is the MAIN reason why king Pharaoh did not want to let the Israelites go?
    1. The Egyptians would lose their source of labour.
    2. They had a good relationship with the Israelites,
    3. He did not want them to die in the wilderness.
    4. He was providing them with good foods.
  6. Who among the following led the Israelites to the promised land?
    1. Joshua
    2. Moses
    3. Aaron
    4. Gideon
  7. What is the MAIN reason why God rejected king Saul?
    1. He married many wives who worshipped foreign gods.
    2. He did not obey God’s commands
    3. He tried to kill David.
    4. He was defeated in the battlefield.
  8. Who among the following was NOT a judge in Israel?
    1. Deborah
    2. Gideon
    3. Samuel
    4. Solomon
  9. Who among the following prophets was there during the anointing of Solomon as a third king of Israel?
    1. Elijah
    2. Nathan
    3. Ahijah
    4. Samuel
  10. "But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are small among the clans of Judah, out of you will come a ruler over Israel..." This prophecy was from which prophet?"
    1. Jeremiah
    2. Hosea
    3. Micah
    4. Isaiah
  11. Jesus was once a refugee in?
    1. Jerusalem
    2. Egypt
    3. Nazareth
    4. Samaria
  12. Who among the following pairs were there during the presentation of Jesus inthe temple?
    1. Simeon and Anna 
    2. Elizabeth and Simeon   
    3. Zachariah and Anna
    4. John and James
  13. What was the MAIN message of Jesus when he taught his disciples the sermon on the mount?
    1. To give them power to preach.
    2. To prepare them for his second coming.
    3. To teach them how to heal the sick.
    4. How to live righteous lives.
  14. What do Christians learn from the encounter between Jesus and the people who brought an adulterous woman?
    1. We should punish the evil doers.
    2. We should not judge others.
    3. We should kill those who commit adultery.
    4. We should forgive others.
  15. "This is my beloved son with whom I am well pleased, please listen to him”. These words were said during?
    1. Baptism of Jesus 
    2. The transfiguration
    3. The last supper
    4. The crucifixion
  16. “Then he led them out of the city as far as Bethany, where he raised his hands and blessed them”. Which event is described above?
    1. The day of Pentecost
    2. The resurrection of Jesus
    3. The ascension of Jesus
    4. The arrest of Jesus
  17. The following are the parables of Jesus. Which one shows the need to show concern for others?
    1. The parable of the prodigal son.
    2. The parable of the widow and the judge.
    3. The parable of the good samaritan.
    4. The parable of the mustard seed.
  18. Which one of the following reasons explain why Jesus was rejected in his home town of Nazareth?
    1. He referred to himself as the Messiah
    2. He was a son of Joseph arid Mary.
    3. He referred to people as hypocrites.
    4. To fulfil the prophecy of prophet Isaiah.
  19. Which one of the following New Testament books is a prophetic book?
    1. Revelation
    2. Jude
    3. Acts
    4. Titus
  20. Which one of the following statements is NOT found in the Apostles Creed?
    1. Creator of heaven and earth.
    2. Lead us not into temptations.
    3. He will come to judge the living and the dead.
    4. He descended into hell.
  21. Which one of the following is NOT a way through which life of the unborn is protected in the traditional African society?
    1. Ensuring protection of the expectant mother from danger.
    2. Confining expectant mothers to the houses.
    3. Providing a healthy diet for expectant mothers.
    4. Avoiding overworking the expectant mothers.
  22. The following are reasons why Africans give sacrifices and offerings to God. Which one is NOT?
    1. Its a sign of appreciation for Gods gift of life.
    2. To seek God’s reconciliation and express fellowship with Him.
    3. Incase of any epidemic or when people fall sick.
    4. Inorder for God to provide them with a lot of wealth.
  23. Wedding were ceremonies found in both traditional African society and Christianity. Which one was found in both?
    1. Giving marriage certificates.
    2. Cutting the wedding cake.
    3. Praying for the couple.
    4. Making animal sacrifices.
  24. In traditional African communities what is the MAIN reason why ancestors are highly respected? They
    1. are the founders of a clan.
    2. link the living with God.
    3. lead people to worship.
    4. pray for the living
  25. What is the MAIN reason why children were considered very important in African traditional communities?
    1. They would inherit when the parents die.
    2. They ensured continuity of life.
    3. Inorder to take care of their parentsduring old age.
    4. To make the couple happy.
  26. Which one of the following is the BEST way Christian can spend leisure time?
    1. Reading the Bible
    2. Attending fellowships
    3. Visiting the sick
    4. Cleaning the compound
  27. Amina is your best friend. You have just discovered that she is keeping company of drug addicts. As a Christian how BEST can you help her?
    1. Report her to her parents
    2. Avoid her company
    3. Ask her to give you some money inorder not to report her.
    4. Talk to her about the dangers of drug abuse.
  28. Kamau was sent to the shop by his mother. He discovered that the shopkeeper gave him more money as change. As a Christian what should he do?
    1. Take the money to the children orphanage.
    2. Take the money to the church as an offering.
    3. Take the money back to the shopkeeper.
    4. Buy sweets and biscuits for himself and his friends.
  29. Which one of the following is FALSE about the early missionaries in Kenya? The
    1. mainly came to spread Christianity.
    2. colonised Africans.
    3. introduced formal education.
    4. were sent by the church missionary society.
  30. Who among the following was the first missionary in Kenya?
    1. Dr. Livingstone 
    2. Ludwig Krapf
    3. John Rebmann
    4. Michael Wood

Marking Scheme

SOCIAL STUDIES

  1. B
  2. A
  3. B
  4. D
  5. C
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  7. D
  8. B
  9. A
  10. C
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  2. B
  3. D
  4. A
  5. C
  6. A
  7. B
  8. D
  9. B
  10. B
  1. C
  2. D
  3. A
  4. D
  5. B
  6. C
  7. C
  8. D
  9. B
  10. A
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  2. A
  3. D
  4. D
  5. A
  6. D
  7. B
  8. C
  9. A
  10. B
  1. A
  2. D
  3. C
  4. A
  5. B
  6. D
  7. A
  8. A
  9. C
  10. B
  1. D
  2. B
  3. A
  4. C
  5. D
  6. A
  7. D
  8. C
  9. A
  10. B

 

CRE

  1. D
  2. C
  3. A
  4. B
  5. A
  6. D
  7. B
  8. A
  9. C
  10. D
  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. B
  5. D
  6. B
  7. A
  8. C
  9. D
  10. B
  1. C
  2. A
  3. C
  4. B
  5. A
  6. A
  7. B
  8. D
  9. C

QUESTIONS

  1. God created us in His ......................................................and ......................................................
  2. Fill the gaps to complete this verse of the Bible
    You ......................................................every part of me: You put me together in my ...................................................... womb.
  3. Give two good thoughts
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  4. List two bad thoughts
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  5. State three ways of coping with our emotions
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  6. ......................................................choices make us happy while ...................................................... choices hurt us.
  7. Give two examples of wrong choice
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  8. We are all ......................................................and special before God.
  9. Philippians 4:4 teaches us to ...................................................... in the Lord always.
  10. We should ......................................................those who do wrong to us.

My Family

  1. ......................................................  , ......................................................  and ...................................................... are members of a nuclear family
  2. ......................................................  ,  ......................................................  , ...................................................... are members of the extended family.
  3. ......................................................shows members of a nuclear and extended family.
  4. Give two ways of showing respect to members of our family
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  5. Give the first commandment with a promise; ......................................................
  6. State two ways of protecting ourselves from sexual abuse
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  7. Which sin did Amnon commit? ......................................................
  8. Our bodies are the ......................................................of the Holy Spirit.
  9. Give two examples of people you can report to if touched inappropriately
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  10. What can you do if a stranger approaches you and offers a gift? ......................................................

Attributes of God

  1. On which day were the following created?
    1. Land, sea, plant ......................................................
    2. Day and night ......................................................
  2. Rearrange these letters to form the attributes of God
    1. rotcrae ......................................................
    2. ngloiv ......................................................
    3. lohy ......................................................
  3. God is our F_th_r
  4. We should r_p_nt anad h_n_ _r God at all times.
  5. God Pr_v_des for our n_ _ds.

STRAND 2: THE HOLY BIBLE
Respect for the bible

  1. ......................................................is the inspired word of God
  2. Give three ways of handling the Bible 
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  3. The bible is divided into ......................................................parts.
  4. Name the first five books of the Old Testament
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
    4. ......................................................
    5. ......................................................
  5. Name the last book of the Bible......................................................
  6. Name the first book in the New Testament ......................................................
  7. The Old Testament has ......................................................books.
  8. Write two things you should not do when handling Bible 
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................

Bible Stories

  1. Why did Zachaeus climb a sycamore tree? ......................................................
  2. Zachaeus worked as a ......................................................
  3. Give two Things that Zachaeus promised to do when Jesus visited his home
    1.  ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  4. Why was God unhappy with Balaam? ......................................................
  5. God sent His ......................................................to block Balaam's's way.
  6. Who saved Balaam from being killed? ......................................................
  7. How did Samson kill the lion? ......................................................
  8. Samson ate......................................................from the body of the lion.
  9. What did Pharaoh dream about? ......................................................
  10. Pharaoh's dreams meant that there would be...................................................... years of plenty of ...................................................... and ...................................................... years of ......................................................
  11. Give three promises of God to Abraham
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  12. God called Abraham when he was ......................................................years old.
  13. Abraham had a nephew called ......................................................
  14. God made a covenant with Abraham when he was ......................................................years old.
  15. The name Abraham means? ......................................................

STRAND 3: THE LIFE OF JESUS CHRIST
The birth of Jesus

  1. Who announced the birth of Jesus ......................................................
  2. Mary lived in the town of ......................................................
  3. State three things that the angel told Mary
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  4. Mary had a relative called......................................................who was six months pregnant.
  5. Jesus is a King and His kingdom is ......................................................
  6. Give three things that make the birth of Jesus unique
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  7. Who baptizes people in your church? ......................................................
  8. Zechariah was a ...................................................... in Judea.
  9. What was the role of John the Baptist ? ......................................................
  10. From Zechariah's prophecy John the Baptist would be a ......................................................of the Most High God,

The miracles of Jesus Christ

  1. Who are bilnd people? ......................................................
  2. Bartimaeus was from ......................................................
  3. How did Jesus respond to the call of Bartirnaeus? ......................................................
  4. Bartimaeus knew Jesus was the promised M_ss_ _h.
  5. Bartimaeus called Jesus the son of ......................................................
  6. The ten lepers were suffering from a dreaded disease known as ......................................................
  7. The man who went back to say thank you to Jesus was a ......................................................
  8. To show gratitude to someone for something they had done for you is to......................................................them.
  9. Jesus brought back to life the son of the ...................................................... of ......................................................
  10. Jesus raised the boy back to life by truing him ......................................................
  11. There is ......................................................after death for those who believe in Jesus.
  12. We should show com...................................................... to those who are suffering

Teachings of Jesus Christ

  1. Name three people who head your community.
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  2. People who forgive do not take ...................................................... on those who wronged them.
  3. Stories told by Jesus to help people understand His teaching were referred to as ......................................................
  4. From the parable of the Lost Coin, the ...................................................... rejoice when one sinner repents.
  5. Read Luke 13:18-19 and answer these questions
    1. ......................................................represents Jesus.
    2. ......................................................represents the word of God.
    3. ......................................................represents the spreading of the church in the world.
  6. Give two things we do in church
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  7. Nicodemus was a ...................................................... and a ......................................................
  8. Nicodemus went to Jesus to learn about ......................................................
  9. ......................................................means to be born again.
  10. State two reasons why baptism is important to a Christian
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................

STRAND 4: CHRISTIAN VALUES
Trust

  1. Joseph worked for an Egyptian called ......................................................
  2. ......................................................tried to force Joseph to sleep with her.
  3. Name two people you trust at home
    1.  ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  4. Give two situations that can lead us to sexual sin.
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  5. What would you do if a stranger promises to give you money if you follow him? ......................................................

Truthfulness

  1. It is good to tell the tr__th all times.
  2. What happens when you tell the truth?
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  3. How do you feel when you tell a lie?
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  4.  According to Proverbs 12:19: A......................................................has a short life while ...................................................... lasts forever.
  5. What is peace? ......................................................

Obedience

  1. God promises that if we obey we will ......................................................
  2. Why is it good to obey our parents? ......................................................
  3. What do you think a teacher would do if you were asked to read in silence but you started playing instead? ......................................................
  4. Who disobeyed God in the Book of Genesis Chapter 2: ......................................................
  5. Give two results of disobedience
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................

God's Love

  1. Give three ways of showing love to others.
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  2. The......................................................tried to stop the children from going to Jesus.
  3. Jesus......................................................the children who went to Him.
  4. From the story of Jesus and the children we learn that Jesus ...................................................... Children
  5. Jesus told the disciples that the ......................................................of God belong to children.

Responsibility.

  1. What is personal property? ......................................................
  2. Give two ways of taking care of personal property
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  3. When we talk of our personal property it shows that we are ......................................................
  4. School property refers to ......................................................
  5. Give three ways of taking care of school property
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................

Holiness

  1. ......................................................means keeping off sin and doing things that are pleasing to God.
  2. Our bodies are the ...................................................... of the Holy spirit.
  3. List two things that would make us unholy if we do them.
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  4. We please God by doing several acts of holiness. Name them
    1.  ......................................................
    2. ......................................................

STRAND 5: THE CHURCH
House of God

  1. What is a church? ......................................................
  2. Jesus chased away traders who were selling in the ......................................................
  3. Jesus taught that the Church is a house of ......................................................
  4. Give two ways of serving God in Church
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  5. We should show respect in church ...................................................... and ......................................................

The Early Church

  1. Find the names of the twelve disciplesin the name search
    name search auygda
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
    4. ......................................................
    5. ......................................................
    6. ......................................................
    7. ......................................................
    8. ......................................................
    9. ......................................................
    10. ......................................................
    11. ......................................................
    12. ......................................................
  2. Jesus had ......................................................disciples.
  3. Peter had a brother called ......................................................
  4. What did peter ask the people to do for them to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit? ......................................................
  5. How many people joined the disciples after they were baptized? ......................................................

Standing firm in the faith

  1. Believers were first called Christians at ......................................................
  2. What did King Nebuchadnezzar want the three Hebrew boys to do? .....................................................
  3. Who was stoned to death because of his firm faith in Jesus Christ? ......................................................
  4. ...................................................... groups are groups that do things that go against what God wants us to do.
  5. Why is it bad to join a group that abuses drugs?
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................

The Lord's Prayer

  1. ......................................................is speaking to God.
  2. Jesus taught ......................................................the Lord's Prayer.
  3. When we pray every day our F_ _ th in God grows.
  4. The second line of the Lord's prayer is ......................................................
  5. Why should we pray?
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................

Fruit of the Holy Spirit

  1. What are virtues?......................................................
  2. The fruit of the Holy Spirit is recorded in the book of ......................................................
  3. Read the statements below and name the fruit of the Holy Spirit show
    1. Jane visited Kyla in her home. She invited her to watch a movie. Jane replied it was for adults. She requested Kyla to stop but she refused. Jane was unhappy and went back home. Which Fruit of the Holy Spirit does Jane have?......................................................
    2. Adongo likes sharing her fruits with her classmates whO do not have. The fruit of the Holy Spirit shown is ......................................................
  4. When we do not have......................................................we defile our bodies.
  5. Name three examples of ways of misusing our bodies.
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................

STRAND 6: MORALITY AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Use of social media

  1. What is social media? ......................................................
  2. What are good morals? ......................................................
  3. List three digital devices
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  4. Give two uses of digital devices
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  5. Which social media applications do you use on digital devices?
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
    3. ......................................................
  6. Electronic devices that can receive, store, process or send information are called ......................................................
  7. Give two dangers of using social media
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  8. Give two examples of good morals
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  9. Give two good things that happened when you use social media
    1. ......................................................
    2. ......................................................
  10. We should use social media r_sp_ _si_ _ _y.

MARKING SCHEME

  1. Image, likeness
  2. Created, mother's
  3.              
    1. I will respect my parents
    2. I will share with others
    3. I will love my enemies
    4. I will help propel in need 
    5. I will be kind 
  4.                  
    1. I will not pass exams
    2. People hate me
    3. I will kill myself 
    4. I will run away from School
    5. I cannot do anything good, ete 
  5.                    
    1. reading a book
    2. Playing with friends
    3. Listening to music
    4. Exercising
    5. Forgiving those who wrong us
    6. Good, bad
  6.              
    1. Lying
    2. Disobeying parents
    3. Being lazy 
    4. Stealing 
    5. Abusing others
    6. Gossiping
    7. Fighting
  7. Unique
  8. Rejoice 
  9. Forgive

My family

  1. Father, mother, children
  2. Aunt, uncle, cousin, grandmother, grandfather, etc
  3. Family tree
  4.                                
    1. Doing what the elders tell us to do 
    2. Speaking using kind words 
    3. Helping them if they need it
    4. Not taking their things without asking
  5. Respect our father and mother so that you may live long in the land I am going to give you 
  6.                      
    1. Avoid unsafe places
    2. Not accepting gifts from strangers
    3. Not being alone with the opposite sex, etc
  7. Incest 
  8. Temple
  9. Parents, teachers, grandparents, older siblings
  10. You should refuse and run away

Attributes of God

  1.                  
    1. third day
    2. First day
  2.                    
    1. creator
    2. loving
    3. holy
  3. Father
  4. Repent, honour
  5. Provides, needs

STRAND 2
Respect for the Bible

  1. The Bible
  2.                        
    1. Placing on a table
    2. Putting it in a bookshelf
    3. Carrying it with both hands
    4. Wiping dust
  3. Two
  4.                  
    1. Genesis
    2. Exodus
    3. Leviticus 
    4. Numbers
    5. Deuteronomy
  5. Revelation
  6. Mathew
  7. 39
  8.                    
    1. Tearing pages
    2. Folding pages
    3. Writing on it
    4. Holing it with dirty hands

Bible Stories

  1. To see Jesus
  2. Tax collector
  3.                  
    1. give half of his wealth to the poor
    2. Pay four times what he had taken from anyone. 
  4. He was going to curse the Israelites
  5. Angel 
  6. The donkey 
  7. With his bare hands 
  8. Honey 
  9. Seven fat cows and seven thin cows
  10. Seven, seven, farine
  11.                  
    1. He will give him many descendants 
    2. He will become a great nation
    3. He will bless those who hk him 
    4. He will curse those whe euros him
    5. He will make his name famous
  12. 75
  13. Lot
  14. 99
  15. Ancestor of any Nations

STRAND 3
The birth of Jesus

  1. Angel Gabriel 
  2. Nazareth
  3.                        
    1. Peace be with you 
    2. You are greatly blessed
    3. Do not be afraid
    4. You will become pregnant 
    5. You will give birth to a son and name him Jesus
    6. Jesus will be great 
    7. Julius will be called so of the most high God
  4. Elizabeth 
  5. Will never end
  6.                    
    1. Was announced by an angel 
    2. Mary was a virgin 
    3. Mary got pregnant through the Holy Spirit 
    4. He was named before birth 
  7. Pastor, priest, bishop 
  8. Priest 
  9. Prepare the way for Jesus 
  10. Prophet

The miracles of Jesus Christ

  1. Those who cannot see Jericho
  2. He made him see again 
  3. Messiah 
  4. David 
  5. Leprosy 
  6. Samaritan 
  7. Thank 
  8. Widow, Nain 
  9. To get up 
  10. Life
  11. Passion

Teachings of Jesus Christ

  1.                  
    1. The deaf and dumb
    2. The blind
    3. The physically disabled
    4. Street children 
    5. Refugees
  2. Revenge 
  3. Parables 
  4. Angels 
  5.                      
    1. The men
    2. The Seed
    3. Growth
  6. Praise, worship, give offerings, pray, do, charity, etc
  7. Pharisee, teacher of law
  8. Being born again
  9. Salvation
  10.                  
    1. Shows sins have been forgiven
    2. Shows we repent our sins 
    3. Shows one has been cleansed.
    4. Gives us a chance to reunite with God.
    5. Shows our commitment to obey God

STRAND 4
Trust

  1. Potiphar
  2. Potiphar's wife
  3. Parents, siblings aunt, uncle, grand parents
  4.                  
    1. being alone with people of the opposite sex 
    2. Being in an abandoned house 
    3. Walking alone in a lonely path 
  5. Refuse and run away

Truthfulness

  1. Truth
  2.                  
    1. You are at peace 
    2. You don't feel guilty 
    3. People trust you
    4. You make and keep friends
    5. God is happy
  3.                  
    1. Guilty
    2. Afraid
    3. Sinful
    4. Untrustworthy
  4. Lie 
  5. Truth 
  6. A situation of no quarrels or war

Obedience 

  1. Live for long 
  2. It is what God wants 
  3. You will be punished 
  4. Adam and Eve 
  5.                    
    1. We are punished
    2. People feel disrespected
    3. We make parents unhappy
    4. We feel guilty 
    5. We are afraid 
    6. We will not be trusted

God's Love

  1.                    
    1. Helping them when in need
    2. Forgiving them
    3. Sharing what we have with them
    4. Say nice things to them 
    5. Praying for them
  2. Disciple
  3. Blessed
  4. Loves
  5. Kingdom

Responsibility

  1. Things that belong to
  2.            
    1. Keeping them safe 
    2. Storing them well 
    3. Cleaning them 
    4. Mending them, etc 
  3. Responsible 
  4. Things that belong to the school 
  5.                        
    1. Using them well
    2. Handling them well
    3. Cleaning them
    4. Storing them well

Holiness

  1. Holiness 
  2. Temple 
  3.                
    1. Stealing
    2. Gossiping
    3. Abusing
    4. Fighting 
    5. Sexual sins
    6. being proud, etc 
  4.                    
    1. praying
    2. Reading the Bible 
    3. Helping the needy 
    4. Singing songs of praise and worship
    5. Sharing what we have with others

STRAND 5
House of God

  1. It is a place where Christian worship God 
  2. Temple
  3. Prayer
  4.                    
    1. Ushering
    2. Teaching Sunday school 
    3. Singing in the choir
    4. Offering guidance and counselling

The Early church 

  1.                    
    1. Peter
    2. Andrew
    3. James
    4. John
    5. Thomas
    6. Thaddeus
    7. Simon
    8. James 
    9. Mathew
    10. Philip
    11. Judas Iscariot
    12. Bartholomew
  2. 12
  3. Andrew
  4. To repent and be Baptized
  5. 3000 people 
  6. Antioch
  7. Worship other gods 
  8. Stephen 
  9. Ungodly groups
  10.                      
    1. We may start abusing drugo
    2. We make God unhappy
    3. We may become addicted
    4. We may affect our health

The Lord's Prayer

  1. Prayer 
  2. The disciples 
  3. Faith 
  4. May your Holy name be honoured.
  5.                  
    1. For our faith to grow
    2. To stop worrying
    3. To be happy 
    4. To be at peace
    5. We feel free
  6. God qualities, attitudes or behaviour 
  7. Galatians
  8.                                  
    1. self-control
    2. Kindness
    3. Self-control 
  9.                    
    1. Abusing drugs
    2. Abusing alcohol
    3. Fighting 
    4. Watching ungodly movies 
    5. Engaging in sex before marriage

STRAND 6
Social media

  1. These are websites and application that we use to communicate with others using digital devices 
  2. Behaviour that make God and people happy 
  3.                    
    1. Smartphones
    2. Tablets 
    3. Laptops 
    4. Computers 
    5. Cameras 
    6. Radios 
    7. TV
    8. Projectors 
  4.                                  
    1. To learn new things
    2. To communicate 
    3. To be entertained
    4. To make new friends
  5.                          
    1. WhatsApp
    2. Facebook
    3. Twitter 
    4. YouTube
    5. Instagram
  6. Digital devices
  7.                      
    1. You may make friends with criminals 
    2. You might join ungodly groups
    3. Some applications may warm you.
    4. Cyber bullying
  8. Respect, telling the truth, being kind, not abusing others. etc
  9. You learn new thing 
  10. Responsibly
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QUESTIONS

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. List the responsibilities God has given us over his creation.(1 mk)
  2. When God created Adam and Eve, He gave man the power to rule over animals. This means that taking care of animals is our ...............(responsibility, talent)(1 mk)
  3. The sentences below explain what happens to children who experience child labor. Choose an answer from the box below for each sentence.
    Body injuries absenteeism  tiredness  Poor health  
    1. Elizabeth misses school at least three times a week....................... (1 mk)
    2. One of Ezra's eyes is swollen. Some chemicals got into his eye while he was working in the flour factory..............(1 mk)
    3. Malkia is very thin and weak.............................(1 mk)
    4. David is always sleepy during lessons.................... (1 mk)
  4. Rearrange the jumbled letters to get the correct words.
    1. SAENK (1 mk)
    2. VEE (1 mk)
    3. MADA (1 mk)
    4. DOYSIEB (1 mk)
  5. How did Adam and eve disobey God? (1 mk)
  6. Explain the importance of obeying school rules. (1 mk)
  7. What is family unity? (1 mk)
  8. Write down the values that promote unity in a family. (3mk)
  9. What challenges does a family face? (2mk)
  10. Why is the bible referred to as a guide? (1 mk)
  11. How does the bible help you relate well with your teachers? (1 mk)
  12. The word puzzle below has some hidden values that we can acquire through reading the bible. Find the values. (4mk)
    cre puzzle
  13. Who arrested Peter and John? (1 mk)
  14. Write what you will do to show courage in the following situations:
    1. Your friend asks you to smoke cigarettes. (1mk)
    2. Your friend is asking you to watch an ungodly movie. (1mk)

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. Which sura describe the events of the year the elephant.
  2. "Veryil he who hates you O Mohammad will be cut off from all that is good". Which of the verses below matches this questions.
    1. Faswal-lilirab-rabika wanbar. '
    2. In-nal aatwaynakal kaothar'
    3. Falyaboduu rab-ba haadhalbayi
    4. In-na shani-aka-huwal abtar.
  3. The virtues is taught in Suratul Asr.
  4. The story of the elephant is taught in which Surah?
  5. Complete the verse from surah Takathur
    Nata zur tumol....................
  6. Worship Allah as if you see him for if you do not see him he sees you. This is a pillar of ......................................
  7. The best gift to our parents?
  8. Complete the following hadith
    "Paradise is under the feet of our ............................"
  9. When visiting someone's house we should knock .............................. times.
  10. Write the four sources of fiqh.
  11. In Islamic sheriah things that annoy others but are not sin are called .....................
  12. The mother of Nabii Issa was called ...................................
  13. Blood is an example of .................................. najis
  14. ................................is the book that was given to prophet Daud. 
  15. ...............................will blow the trumpet on the day of judgement.

MARKING SCHEME

CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. List the responsibilities God has given us over his creation.(1 mk)exercising both dominion and stewardship over the earth
  2. When God created Adam and Eve, He gave man the power to rule over animals. This means that taking care of animals is our ...............(responsibility, talent)(1 mk)
  3. The sentences below explain what happens to children who experience child labor. Choose an answer from the box below for each sentence.
    Body injuries absenteeism  tiredness  Poor health  
    1. Elizabeth misses school at least three times a week.........absenteeism .............. (1 mk)
    2. One of Ezra's eyes is swollen. Some chemicals got into his eye while he was working in the flour factory.....Body injuries.........(1 mk)
    3. Malkia is very thin and weak........Poor health .....................(1 mk)
    4. David is always sleepy during lessons.........tiredness........... (1 mk)
  4. Rearrange the jumbled letters to get the correct words.
    1. SAENK (1 mk) SNAKE
    2. VEE (1 mk) EVE
    3. MADA (1 mk) ADAM
    4. DOYSIEB (1 mk) DISOBEY
  5. How did Adam and eve disobey God? (1 mk)
    THEY ATE THE FORBIDDEN FRUIT
  6. Explain the importance of obeying school rules. (1 mk)
    In addition to self-preservation, obedience to school policies and procedures shows that you respect your peers and consider their personal safety to be of the utmost importance. Obedience also demonstrates you believe the education of your peers is vital to their future well-being.
  7. What is family unity? (1 mk)
    maintaining the family group without deviation or change.
  8. Write down the values that promote unity in a family. (3mk)
    Build a circle of trust. 
    Find your family purpose. Create a family vision together so that each member becomes an active, willing participant at the outset.
    Be your own guru
    Check in with everyone.
    Rotate leadership.
    Share your stories.
    Lead with vulnerability.
    Communicate, Communicate, Communicate. ...
    Establish a family culture. ...
    Compassion & Compromise. ...
    Consistency is key. ...
    Have fun together.
  9. What challenges does a family face? (2mk)
    Different personalities clashing and disagreements over ways of doing things.
    Jealousy or fighting between brothers and sisters.
    Parents arguing.
    Divorce or separation.
    New step-parents or step-brothers and sisters.
    A parent or relative having mental health problems, disabilities or illness.
  10. Why is the bible referred to as a guide? (1 mk)
    The Bible is used by Christians to give them guidance about how they can live their their lives in the way God would want them to.
  11. How does the bible help you relate well with your teachers? (1 mk)
    By offering guidance
  12. The word puzzle below has some hidden values that we can acquire through reading the bible. Find the values. (4mk)
    puzzle answered
  13. Who arrested Peter and John? (1 mk)
    the temple police
  14. Write what you will do to show courage in the following situations:
    1. Your friend asks you to smoke cigarettes. (1mk)
      say no
    2. Your friend is asking you to watch an ungodly movie. (1mk)
      say no and leave

ISLAMIC RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

  1. Which surah describe the events of the year the elephant.
    Surah 105, Al-Fil (Arabic: الـفِـيـل, "The Elephant"), and is discussed in its related tafsir.
  2. "Verily, he that hates thee has indeed been cut off [from all that is good". Which of the verses below matches this questions.
    1. Faswal-lilirab-rabika wanbar. '
    2. In-nal aatwaynakal kaothar'
    3. Falyaboduu rab-ba haadhalbayi
    4. In-na shani-aka-huwal abtar.
  3. The virtues is taught in Suratul Asr.
  4. The story of the elephant is taught in which Surah?
  5. Complete the verse from surah Takathur
    Nata zur tumol....................
  6. Worship Allah as if you see him for if you do not see him he sees you. This is a pillar of ......................................
  7. The best gift to our parents?
  8. Complete the following hadith
    "Paradise is under the feet of our ............................"
  9. When visiting someone's house we should knock .............................. times.
  10. Write the four sources of fiqh.
  11. In Islamic sheriah things that annoy others but are not sin are called .....................
  12. The mother of Nabii Issa was called ...................................
  13. Blood is an example of .................................. najis
  14. ................................is the book that was given to prophet Daud. 
  15. ...............................will blow the trumpet on the day of judgement.

QUESTIONS

Study the map of Kamaki's area and use it to answer questions 1 to 7
kamakis area

  1. What is the direction of the ternary factory from the school?
    1. North East 
    2. South
    3. North West
    4. West
  2. The climate in South West part of Kamaki arcais LIKELY to be
    1. hot and dry
    2. cool and wet
    3. cool and hot
    4. desert
  3. Which one of the following economic activities is NOT carried out in Kamakis area?
    1. Cattle keeping
    2. Trading
    3. Mining
    4. Fishing
  4. River Samo flows to the
    1. North
    2. North East
    3. South
    4. South East
  5. The feature formed by River Samo at Kabera dam is
    1. enstuary 
    2. delta
    3. confluence
    4. mouth
  6. The MAIN cash crop grown in Kamaki area is
    1. tea 
    2. coffee
    3. sisal
    4. maize
  7. The development of Kamakis was due to presence of
    1. tarmac road
    2. church
    3. road junction
    4. trading
  8. A group of people with the same forefather is known as
    1. clan 
    2. community
    3. agegroup
    4. ageset
  9. Which one of the following country is land-locked?
    1. Somalia 
    2. Kenya 
    3. Ethiopia
    4. Tanzania
  10. The head of Judiciary is
    1. President of High Court.
    2. Chief justice
    3. President.
    4. Speaker
  11. Rotation of the earth on its own axis causes
    1. seasons 
    2. revolution 
    3. climate
    4. day and night
  12. Use the diagram to answer the following
    12 aiyyghdad
    The type of rainfall drawn above is
    1. Convectional
    2. Topographical
    3. Relief
    4. Sea side rainfall
  13. The side of mountain marked B is and activity done is
    1. sloping side, farming
    2. windward side, beef farming
    3. leeward side, beef farming
    4. rain shadow, lumbering
  14. The type of rainfall is MOSTLY experienced in
    1. L. Victoria
    2. Coastal area
    3. Kiambu
    4. Malindi
  15. The area in Ethiopia that has the LOWEST altitude is 
    1. Kalla
    2. Harar
    3. Dallol
    4. Dashan
  16. Which one of the following is NOT a Rift Valley lake?
    1. L. Eyasi
    2. L. Chala
    3. L.. Chamo
    4. L.Shala
  17. The cconomic acitivites carried out in part labelled B is
    17 augduyagdyua 
    1. pastoralism 
    2. lumbering 
    3. farming
    4. bee keeping
  18. Which one of the following is NOT the MAIN reason for migration of Bantu?
    1. To look for fertile lands.
    2. Population pressure.
    3. Search for pasture.
    4. Attack by neighbours.
  19. Which of the fish is NOT caught in Indian Ocean?
    1. Trout
    2. Shellfish
    3. Parrot fish
    4. Mullet
  20. African socialism MAINLY emphasized on
    1. public opinion.
    2. to live together in harmony.
    3. democracy on voting.
    4. people getting better payments.
  21. The following are conditions necessary for growth of a certain crop
    1. Grow well in deep. fertile well-druined soil. 
    2. Require high and reliable rainfall.
    3. Average temperature of 20º - 25ºC.
    4. Ruiru ll is a drought resistance.
    5. Mainly grown in large scale in Kiambu.
      The type of crop described above MAINLY 
      1. grown for export.
      2. grown as Staple food.
      3. used as beverage.
      4. does well in hot-dry place.
  22. The headquater for East African Community is found in
    1. Arusha
    2. Nairobi 
    3. Addis Ababa
    4. Kampala
  23. Who among the traditional leaders in Africa resisted the colonialist?
    1. Waiyaki wa Hinga
    2. Nabongo Mumia
    3. Kabaka Mulesal
    4. Koitalel Arap Samoei
  24. Which weather instrument measures two aspects?
    1. Windsock
    2. Windvane 
    3. Barometer
    4. Sunshine recorder
  25. Keeping of animal and cultivation of crop is called
    1. Floriculture
    2. Agriculture
    3. Aqual culture
    4. Non of the above
  26. The following are values developed in school EXCEPT
    1. co-operation
    2. teamwork
    3. intolerance
    4. inquisitive
  27. The following mountain were formed through volcanicity EXCEPT 
    1. Mt.Pare
    2. Mt.Kenya
    3. Mt.Kilimanjaro
    4. Mt.Elgon
  28. The diagram below shows a fishing method. The method of fishing drawn above is
    28 ahduiahda
    1. Purse-seining
    2. Net drifting
    3. Trawling
    4. Long-lining
  29. Mwalimu Julius Nyerere led Tanganyika to independence in the year
    1. 1929
    2. 1961
    3. 1960
    4. 1999
  30. The MAIN staple food in Uganda is
    1. sugarcane
    2. maize
    3. banana
    4. coffee
  31. Executive arm of the government consist of all the following EXCEPT
    1. The President
    2. The Attorney General
    3. Chief Justice
    4. Civil servants
  32. Planting trees to replace those cut down is called
    1. Re-afforestation
    2. Afforestation
    3. Agro-forestry
    4. Deforestation
  33. The Great Rift Valley starts in Jordan and ends in
    1. Uganda
    2. Turkana
    3. Morogoro
    4. Beira
  34. The LARGEST National Park in Kenya
    1. Serengeti
    2. Seleous
    3. Queen Elizabeth
    4. Tsavo
  35. Which one of the following is WRONGLY matched?
    1. Judiciary - Interpret the laws.
    2. Executive - Implement the law.
    3. Legistrature - Implement the law.
    4. Senate - Makes and amends the law.

Use the map below to answer the following questions.
36 ugauyyuad

  1. The physical feature marked B was formed through
    1. faulting and uplifting
    2. faulting and sinking
    3. volcanicity
    4. Depression
  2. Country marked C was colonized by
    1. French
    2. British
    3. Italian
    4. Belgians
  3. Rivermarked A originate from
    1. MRuwenzori
    2. Mt. Elgon
    3. M.Kilimanjaro
    4. ML. Usabara
  4. Three of the following are element of a good citizen EXCEPT
    1. nepotism
    2. obedient
    3. loyalty
    4. hardworking 
  5. Which one of the following is NOT an impact of industries?
    1. Job creation
    2. Insecurity.
    3. Destruction of land.
    4. Noise pollution.
  6. Who among the following are Nilotes of Uganda?
    1. Nue!
    2. Banyoro
    3. Bachinga
    4. Schei
  7. The instrument above uses a liquid called
    42 auhduiahda
    1. alcohol 
    2. mercury
    3. water
    4. ethanol
  8. Which country in Eastern Africa has the HIGHEST population?
    1. Tanzania 
    2. Sudan
    3. Ethiopia
    4. Kenya
  9. The MAIN challenges facing fishing in L. Victoriais 
    1. water hyacinth
    2. lack of good fishing equipntent
    3. low fish market.
    4. poor transport and storage of fish.
  10. The MOST modern means of communication is use of
    1. internet
    2. radio
    3. television
    4. newspaper
  11. Which of the following is NOT a processing industry?
    1. Tea processing industry.
    2. Leather Lunnery
    3. Barber shop
    4. Bicycle repair
  12. Which town was named after impalla gazelles?
    1. Jinja
    2. Dodoma
    3. Addis Ababa
    4. Kampala
  13.                  
    1. It is a capital city.
    2. It is a collecting and distribution centre. 
    3. Administrative centre. 
    4. Holds headquarter of Africa Union.
      The town described above is 
      1. Arusha 
      2. Dodoma
      3. Kampala
      4. Addis Ababa
  14. In Nyamwezi Chiefdom Njeni ruled with assistance of Council of elders known as 
    1. Wanyaphala
    2. Njuri Njeke
    3. Mugabe
    4. People of the moon
  15. The type of democracy where pupils are allowed to vote for a prefect to represent them in class competition is
    1. representative democracy 
    2. direct democracy
    3. human right democracy
    4. indirect democracy
  16. The bottom MOST colour of our Nation flag is 
    1. Black
    2. White
    3. Green
    4. Red
  17. The diagram above shows the formation
    52 aygdyagda
    1. Horst mountain 
    2. Rift Valley
    3. Volcanic mountain
    4. Depression
  18. River Ewasonyiro North drain its water in
    1. Thomson fall
    2. L.Turkana 
    3. Indian Ocean
    4. Lorian swamp
  19. A land breeze takes place during
    1. day 
    2. rainy season
    3. night 
    4. day and night
  20. Slanting sides of Rig Valley are called
    1. faults 
    2. escarpments
    3. slopes
    4. folds
  21. The Gabra community is one of the language group of
    1. Semitic 
    2. Cushitic 
    3. Nilotes
    4. Bantu
  22. On 1 June Kenya celebrate
    1. Labour day 
    2. Heroes day
    3. Jamhuri day 
    4. Madaraka day
  23. The MAIN sugarcane growing arca in Sudan is
    1. Gezira
    2. Khartoum 
    3. Kenana 
    4. Harar
  24. Sudan gained independence in
    1. 1960
    2. 1962
    3. 1956
    4. 2011
  25. The LONGEST river in Eastern Africa is
    1. Tana 
    2. Nile
    3. Ruvuma
    4. Pangani

CRE

  1. According to the Biblical story of creation, which one of the following is NOT a reason why God created a woman for the man? To
    1. be his helper.
    2. do all the work for him. 
    3. have children with him. 
    4. be his companion.
  2. Which one of the following statements BEST describes the kind of punishment that God gave to Eve due to her disobedience? 
    1. Eating through her sweat
    2. Great suffering while giving birth.
    3. Not to eat the fruits in the Garden of Eden.
    4. Living naked for the rest of her life.
  3. Joseph was sold by his brothers because
    1. he dreamt of becoming their King.
    2. there was hunger in the land of Canaan.
    3. he interpreted their dreams.
    4. he was the most loved child of their father.
  4. Abraham was called by God when he was living at 
    1. Haran
    2. Egypt
    3. Canaan
    4. Ur
  5. Moses broke the stone tablet at the foot of Mt.Sinai because two 
    1. God told him to do so.
    2. he was tired of carrying them. 
    3. he was annoyed by the Israelites. 
    4. he wanted to see Gods' reaction.
  6. Which one of the following activities was NOT performed during the passover? 
    1. Eating unleavened bread.
    2. Eating bitter herbs.
    3. Slaughtering a lamb.
    4. Drinking wine.
  7. "Do not covet other peoples' property is one of the commandments. Who among the following people broke this commandment? 
    1. David 
    2. Ahab 
    3. Cain 
    4. Abel
  8. "Your people shall be my people and your God shall be my God' These words were said to Naomi by 
    1. Orpah
    2. Mahlon
    3. Chillion
    4. Ruth
  9. Who was the father of King David?
    1. Solomon 
    2. Saul 
    3. Jesse
    4. Samuel
  10. Which of the following is NOT contained in the New Testament as prophesied by Prophet Jeremiah?
    1. Laws will be written on peoples hearts. 
    2. The laws will be written on a stone tablet. 
    3. The peoples sins will be forgiven and forgotten.
    4. Each person will take repsonsibility of his or her own sins.
  11. What was used to seal the covenant between God and the Israelites at the foot of Mt.Sinai?
    1. Water 
    2. Fire 
    3. Blood
    4. Rainbow
  12. Who was the first Christian matyr? .
    1. Abel
    2. Stephen 
    3. Paul
    4. Peter
  13. What was the name of the prophet who rebuked King David when he practised injustice? Prophet 
    1. Nathan 
    2. Elijah
    3. Elisha
    4. Isaiah
  14. Christians today celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus during
    1. Christmas 
    2. Easter
    3. Sabbath
    4. Advent
  15. Who was the tax collector who welcomed Jesus in this house?
    1. Paul 
    2. Stephen 
    3. Levi 
    4. Zaccheaus
  16. Jesus healed a man who was deaf and dump. He put his fingers in his ears, spat and touched the man's tongue and said "Ephphatha". What did Jesus mean by Ephphatha? 
    1. Open up.
    2. Leave him.
    3. Get healed.
    4. It is well.
  17. Jesus was a refugee in
    1. Bethlehem
    2. Nazareth .
    3. Capernaum
    4. Egypt
  18. Pilate washed his hands after trying Jesus Christ to show that
    1. Jesus was a good leader.
    2. Jesus was the King of the Jews.
    3. He had nothing to do with the case.
    4. His hands were dirty. 
  19. Jesus healed the Centurion servant at
    1. Capernaum
    2. Galilee 
    3. Nazareth
    4. Bethlehem 
  20. Jesus went with his disciples to Mt.Olives to pray. What happened to him as he was praying?
    1. He was taken to heaven.
    2. He was arrested and crucified. 
    3. He was transfigured. 
    4. His sweat was like drops of blood.
  21. What happened to Judas Iscariot, one of the twelve disciple after the arrest and crucification of Jesus Christ? He
    1. repented his sins. 
    2. committed suicide.
    3. continued preaching the word of God.
    4. stopped being a disciple.
  22. The son of the widow of Zarephath was raised to life by Prophet 
    1. Jeremiah 
    2. Elisha 
    3. Elijah
    4. Nehemiah
  23. Which one of the following is NOT a quality of a good friend? 
    1. Loyalty 
    2. Trustworthy 
    3. Kindness 
    4. Hypocrisy
  24. Which one of the following activities BEST promotes love among Christians? 
    1. Going to church. 
    2. Caring for the needy. 
    3. Praying for others. 
    4. Visiting friends.
  25. Three of the following were leisure activities in Traditional African Communities. Which one is NOT? 
    1. Singing and dancing. 
    2. Listening to stories. 
    3. Participating in cultural activities. 
    4. Reading story books.
  26. In Traditional African Society, which ceremony changed an individual from childhood to adulthood? 
    1. Birth
    2. Burial 
    3. Initiation
    4. Naming
  27. Your cousin Margret, who is in standard seven spends her holidays sleeping, because she says she has nothing to do. What is the BEST advice you can give to her?
    1. Tell her to help in the house chores.
    2. Invite her to come and visit you.
    3. Tell her to watch television instead.
    4. Take her to your friends party,
  28. The name given to God in the Maasai community is
    1. Akuj
    2. Ngai 
    3. Enkai
    4. Asis
  29. Which one of the following activities is a fruit of the Holyspirit? 
    1. Speaking in tongues. 
    2. Preaching the Gospel. 
    3. Performing miracles
    4. Living in joy
  30. Which other work did Apostle Paul do to earn a living?
    1. Making bricks. 
    2. Making tents. 
    3. Preaching 
    4. Fishing

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