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SOCIAL STANDARD THREE EXAMS SERIES

OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

REGIONAL GOVERNMENT AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

STANDARD THREE EXAMINATION SERIES

SOCIAL STUDIES

ANNUAL FOR 2022

ANSWER ALL QUESTIONS

 

SECTION A

  1. Answer items (i) – (viii) by choosing the correct answer and writing its letter in the space provided.
  1. During which season do we experience floods?
  1. Dry
  2. Short rains
  3. Long rains
  4. hot
  1. We measure distance on a map by using …………
  1. A rule and a thread
  2. A piece of wood
  3. A board
  4. Compass
  1. In the past, division of labour was based on ……….
  1. Gender and age
  2. The fame of a family
  3. The life of a family
  4. Gender and skin colour
  1. The two main types of fishing grounds in Tanzania are ……….. grounds.
  1. Net and dynamite fishing
  2. Inland and marine fishing
  3. Traditional and modern fishing
  4. None of the above
  1. Ali Hassan Mwinyi was the ………. President of Tanzania.
  1. 1st
  2. 2nd
  3. 3rd
  4. 4th
  1. The source of information that is accessed by most people is …………
  1. Internet
  2. Radio
  3. Television
  4. Newspapers
  1. Which of the following is not among family events? …..
  1. Birth
  2. Wedding
  3. Birthday
  4. Independence
  1. Which of the following is not an element of weather? ……
  1. Humidity
  2. Rainfall
  3. Temperature
  4. Solar
  1. Match the items in Column A with the corresponding items in Column B

COLUMN A

  1. Defence and security
  2. Pluto
  3. Chief Mkwawa
  4. Wildlife
  5. Earth
  6. Lumbering

 

COLUMN B

  1. Was the leader of the Hehe
  2. One of the planets
  3. One of natural resources
  4. Production
  5. One of dwarf planets
  6. Build cooperation
  7. An opportunity in areas near the forests.
  1. Read the passage and answer the questions that follow.

 

A leader is a person who guides and shows others way. Since the union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar which took place on 26th April, 1964, Tanzania has been led by different presidents. The first president was Mwalimu Julius KambarageNyerere who led us from 1964 to 1985.

The second president was Alhaj Ali Hassan Mwinyi who led u from 1985. He was then followed by President Benjamin William Mkapa who led us from 1995 to 2005. JakayaMrishoKikwete was the fourth president. He led us from 2005 to 2015. He was succeeded by Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli as the fifth president. He was well known for his slogan. “HAPA KAZI TU”. He died while in power on the 17th March, 2021. Samia Suluhu Hassan who by then was the vice president of Tanzania took office according to constitutional requirements. She is the current president of Tanzania.

Since 1995, Tanzania has experienced multiparty elections and all the six presidents have been elected from the ruling party; Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM). We thank our Almighty God for all our presidents who lead us in peace and harmony.

 

Questions

  1. Who was the first president of Tanzania? …………
  2. For how long did the second president stay in office? ….
  3. The third president of Tanzania was …………
  4. How many countries united to form Tanzania? ………
  5. The slogan of the fifth president of Tanzania was …………..
  6. The first six presidents of Tanzania have been elected from ………..
  7. The union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar took place on ………..
  1. Study the picture below and answer the questions that follow.

 

 

 

  1. Which activity is taking place in the picture above? ………..
  2. The people in the picture are called …………….
  3. The largest ocean in Tanzania where the above activity takes place is called the ….
  4. Name the largest lake where the activity above takes place in Tanzania.

 

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UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA

PRESIDENT’ S OFFICE

REGIONAL ADMINISTRATIONS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

MID TERM I EXAMINATIONS

SOCIAL STUDIES 

STANDARD THREE

 

Time1:30 Hours

Pupil’s Name............................................................

Instructions

  1. This paper consists of TWENTY FIVE questions
  2. Answer all questions in each section
  3. Ensure clarity in your work
  4. Don’t attempt to cheat
  5. All communication devices and any unauthorized materials are not allowed in the examination room

SECTION A.

Choose the correct answer and write the letters in spaces provided;

  1. Two groups of things found in the environment are.....................and ....................a. flowers b. road and houses c. living things and non living things d. trees
  2. Living things are ....................and .................................... a. trees and cars b. stones and birds c. humans and animals d. animals and plants
  3. A tree is an example of; a. living thing b. non-living thing c. animal d. matter
  4. Bucket of water is also used during; a. eating b. cleaning class room c. playing football d. eating porridge
  5. Cutting down trees is a way of; a. keeping the environment clean b. destroying the environment c. afforestation d. making environment tide

FILL IN THE BLANKS

Mention three things found in your environment

  1. ..............................................................................................
  2. ..............................................................................................
  3. .....................................................................................................

Mention six things found in your home environment

  1. .................................................................................................
  2. .................................................................................................
  3. ................................................................................................
  4. .................................................................................................
  5. ...................................................................................................
  6. ...................................................................................................

Mention six Non-living things found in your home environment

  1. ..................................................................................................
  2. .................................................................................................
  3. ..................................................................................................
  4. ..................................................................................................
  5. ..................................................................................................
  6. ..................................................................................................

Write True or False

  1. Environment means plants only............................................
  2. Living things are made up of plants and animals..................
  3. A place where pupils go to learn is called a mosque...........
  4. A garden is made up of flowers, grasses and classrooms.........
  5. Clean environment reduces pollution.................................................

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THE PRESIDENT’S OFFICE

MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, REGIONAL ADMINISTRATION AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

PRIMARY EXAMINATION SERIES

MID TERM EXAMINATIONS- MARCH 2021

SOCIAL STUDIES- STANDARD THREE

CURRENT RECOMMENDED FORMAT

TIME 1:30 HRS                                                                                MARCH 2021

NAME…………………………...                                  SCHOOL………………………...

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. This paper consists of two sections A, and  B.
  2. The paper has a total of four questions which carry a total of 50 marks
  3. Answer all questions in all sections as per instructions given
  4. Use blue or black pen for writing and a pencil for drawing.

SECTION A

Answer all questions in this section

  1. This question consists of eight multiple choice questions, choose the best answer from the alternatives given.
  1. Environment is composed of two things which are ________________
  1. Living things and non-living things
  2. Animals and mountains  
  3. People and natural vegetation
  4. Trees and birds.
  1. Which of the following is not found in the school environment?__________
  1. National flag
  2.  School buses
  3.  Train
  4.  Desk.
  1. Animals kept at home are called _____________________
  1. Bird
  2. Wild animals
  3. Tamed animal
  4. Domestic animals.
  1. We get meat and milk from ________________________
  1. Lions
  2.  Hyenas
  3.  Cows
  4.  Elephant.
  1. The total way of life of people is known as ___________________
  1. Tradition
  2.  Custom
  3.  Arts
  4. Culture
  1. When did Tanganyika get her independence _____________
  1. 1994
  2.  1963
  3. 1961
  4. 1960
  1. Protection of family property is the responsibility of _______________
  1. Children
  2.  Mother
  3.  Father
  4.  All family members.
  1. The third planet from the sun is _________________________________
  1. Mercury
  2.  Venus
  3.  Saturn
  4. Earth.
  1. Match the items in LIST A with the corresponding word or phrase in LIST B

LIST B

LIST B

  1. The first president of Tanzania
  2. The head of a family
  3. A person who heads a school
  4. A place where historical items are found
  5. A state of absence of rain
  6. An ancient leader among the Hehe
  1. Mangi
  2. Nyerere
  3. Mother
  4. Father
  5. Headmaster
  6. Museum
  7. Archive
  8. Drought
  9. floods

 

SECTION B

This section consists of two questions, answer all.

  1. The following are the planets of the solar system
  • Uranus
  • Neptune
  • Mass
  • Saturn
  • Earth
  • Venus
  • Jupiter.

Arrange the above planets starting from the one nearest to the sun.

  1. Study the figure shown below and answer the questions that follows;

image

  1. What name is given to above phenomenon?
  2. Mention two things which can cause above 
  3. Give two effects of above phenomenon
  4. Suggest two ways that we can do to reduce the effect of above phenomenon.

 

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OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, REGIONAL ADMINISTRATION AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

SOCIAL STUDIES- TERMINAL EXAMINATION-MAY

STANDARD THREE

TIME: 1:00 HOUR

INSTRUCTIONS

  • This paper consists of FIVE questions in two sections A and B
  • Answer all questions as per instructions given in each questions

 SECTION A: (56 MARKS) 

1. Answer items (i)  (viii) by choosing the letter of the correct answer and write it in the box provided

  1. All the things that surround us are termed as:
  1. Atmosphere 
  2. Air
  3. Water 
  4. Environment
  1. Which of the following things is NOT found in school environment?
  1. Classrooms 
  2. Police station
  3. National flag 
  4. Playground
  1. Which of the following is a non- living component of environment?
  1. Stone 
  2. Animals
  3. Plant 
  4. Bird

iv. One of the effects of destroying our environment is:

  1. Overgrazing 
  2. Outbreak of diseases
  3. Availability of food 
  4. Growth of plants

v. Which of the following clothes are worn during the hot weather?

  1. Vest and shorts 
  2. Sandals and T-shirts
  3. Sweaters and jackets 
  4. Mini skirts

vi. Which of the following is a way of protecting ourselves from hot weather?

  1. Playing on sun 
  2. Avoiding taking bath
  3. Drinking too much water 
  4. Drinking hot tea

vii. Which of the following are the signs of hot weather?

  1. Shivering and stomach ache 
  2. Shivering and having pale fingers
  3. Sweating and thirsty 
  4. Sweating and shivering

viii. We say it is cold when the temperature is:

  1. Very High 
  2. Constant
  3. Very low 
  4. Average

2. Match the cleanliness tools in LIST A with their uses in LIST B by writing the their correct answers in the brackets

 LIST A

LIST B

(i) Dustpan

(ii) Hoe

(iv) Slasher

(v) Dustbin

(vi) Broom

(vii) Mop
  1. Is used for cutting tall grass
  2. Is used for mopping the floor
  3. Is used for collecting rubbish
  4. Is used for burning papers
  5. Is used for collecting rubbish
  6. Is used for keeping wastes
  7. Is used for digging the ground
  8. Is used for washing hands

SECTION B: (44 MARKS) 

3. Fill in the blanks by supplying the correct answers

  1. The daily condition of the atmosphere observed at a particular place is known as              
  2. The degree of hotness or coldness of an object or a place is called_____
  3. What is the name of an instrument used to measure temperature?_____
  4. What is the standard unit of temperature__________________
  5. The process of cutting down trees without replanting others is called__
  6. The condition of having no rain for a long period of time is known as___
  7. Write one advantage of a clean environment____________________

4. Observe the picture below then answer the questions that follow

a. What are the pupils shown on the above picture doing?______________

 b. What type of environment is shown by the picture above?____________

 c. Identify two tools that are used by the pupils on the picture above

d. Write down two things that are found in the environment shown by the picture above

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