STD VII SOCIAL_STUDIES ONLINE SELF NECTA TEST FOR YEAR 2016

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1.  The ward councilor is elected by:

  1. All member of the ruling party. 
  2. Ward General Assembly
  3. Citizens living in the respective ward
  4. Village general assembly
  5. Village council
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2.  Ward development committee consists of the following leaders, except: 

  1.  Ward councilor 
  2. Ward executive officer
  3. Special seats councilor
  4. Ward Education Coordinator
  5. Ward secretary
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3. Representative of the President in a region is: 

  1. Regional Administrative Secretary
  2. Municipal Executive Director                 
  3. Regional Commissioner
  4. Regional Executive Director
  5. Regional Police Commander
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4.   A motto of Tanzania found on the national Coat of Arms is:

  1.  Freedom and Development
  2. Freedom and Work
  3. Freedom and Unity
  4. Freedom and Peace          
  5. Freedom and security
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5.     How many stanzas does the National anthem of Tanzania have?

  1. Three
  2. Two
  3. Four
  4. Five
  5. Six
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6. The things that every person deserves regardless of tribe, Nationality and gender are called; 

  1. Good governance
  2. Human Rights
  3. Rule of Law
  4. Democracy
  5. Gender equality
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7. Participation of pupils in the election of their leaders in a school strengthens:

  1. Constitutional leadership at school
  2.  Leadership of the Head of the school
  3. Bureaucracy at school
  4. Security at school
  5.  Good governance at the school.
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8.The Human Rights and Good Governance Committee in Tanzania was established in the year.... ... 

  1. 2005
  2. 1995
  3. 1992
  4. 2001
  5. 1977
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9. Chairman of the Defence and Security Committee at Regional level is:

  1. Regional Police Commander
  2.  Regional Administrative Secretary
  3. Regional Security Officer
  4.  Regional Investigation Officer
  5. Regional Commissioner
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10.The importance of Zebra Crossing Sign is;

  1. To reduce congestion of Carson the road.
  2. To enable the disabled people to cross the road safely
  3. To enable the pedestrians to cross the road safely.
  4. To give warning of the presence of livestock near the road.
  5. To give warning about pres ence of railway near the road.
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11.        The back bone of the Economy of Tanzania is: 

  1. Agriculture
  2. Entrepreneurship
  3. Trade
  4. Globalization
  5.  Minerals
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12.The totality mans everyday life is called 

  1. Tradition
  2. Custom
  3. Arts
  4. Culture
  5. Wooks
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13.Speaker of the Assembly of the United Republic of Tanzania is elected by 

  1. The citizens
  2. Members of the Parliament
  3. Ministers
  4. Councellors
  5. Chief justice
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14.Parmanent members of the security council of the united nations Organization are:

  1. USA Britain France, Russia, and China
  2. USA, Britain , German , Rus sia and China
  3. USA, Britain , France, Russia and Italy
  4. USA , Britain , Russia, Canada and German
  5. USA, Britain, Russia, Japan and Germany
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15.A source of a family is :

  1. Grand father and Grand Mother        
  2. Father and Mother
  3. Aunt and Uncle
  4. Children and Parent
  5. Brother and Sister
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16. A top leader of a school is known as :

  1. Assistant Head teacher
  2. Academics teacher
  3. Head prefect
  4. Head teacher
  5. Discipline teacher
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17. What is the advantage of disdivision of labour in a family?

  1. It weakens the family
  2. It encourages divisions
  3.  It causes dictatorship
  4. It brings developments
  5. It causes conflicts
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18.1n which age was fire discovered?

  1.  Early stone age
  2. Middle stone age
  3.  Iron stone age
  4.  Late stone age
  5. Industrial age
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19.   Rock paintings of animals and people started during:

  1. Iron age
  2. Middle Stone Age
  3. Early Stone Age
  4. Late Stone Age
  5. Old Stone Age
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20.   The remains of Zinjanthropus that were found in the Olduvai Gorge were discovered by:

  1. David Livingstone
  2. Fredrick Lugard
  3. Lous Leakey
  4. Carl Peters
  5. Charles Darwin
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21.   Uvinza is well known in Tanzania due to production of:

  1. Coal
  2. Copper
  3. Iron
  4. Salt
  5. Gold
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22.   What were the commodities that were brought in East Africa by the foreigners from Indone sia and China as from the 5th C?

  1. Iron, tortoise shells and Gold
  2. Clothes, beads and domestic vessels
  3.  Beads and Gold
  4. Beads, fire arms and Ivory 
  5.  Gun powder, clothes wool clothes and leopard skins.
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23.   Three East Africa tribes that participated in the Long Distance Trade before colonialism were:

  1. The Hehe, Nyamwezi and Turkana
  2. The Karamajong, Sukuma and Pokot
  3. The Maasai, Yao and Sukuma
  4. The Yao, Nyamwezi and
  5. The Yao, Nyamwezi and Kamba
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24.   The first treaty that was signed in 1822 to abolish slave trade in Tanganyika and Zanzibar was called.

  1. The Morseby Treaty 
  2. The Frere Treaty
  3. The Heligoland Treaty
  4. The Harmaton Treaty
  5. The Berlin Conference            
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25.   The Majimaji war was caused by;

  1. Magic water water from the Rufiji
  2. Lust of the witch doctors
  3. Exploitation done by the Germans
  4. Cruelty of the Matumbi of Songea
  5. Testing of local weapons
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26.   Which was the first group of the fore runners of colonialism to arrive in Tanganyika

  1. Missionaries
  2. Traders
  3. Settlers
  4. Explores
  5. Sailors
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27.   Tanganylka achieved her independence through: 

  1.  Barley of gun
  2. Guerrilla warfare
  3.  False treaties
  4. Constitutional means
  5.  Veto vote        
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28.   How many multiparty elections have ever taken place in Tanzania since the Nyalali Commission?

  1. Two
  2. Three
  3. Four
  4. Five
  5. Six
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29.   The First President of Tanganyika before Union was; 

  1. Abeid Karume
  2. Benjamin Mkapa
  3. Jakaya Kikwete
  4. Julius Nyerere
  5. Rashid Kawawa
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30.   Founders of the Organization of Africa Union were 

  1. Free states of Central Africa
  2. Free states of Africa
  3. Free states of Northern Africa
  4. Free states of Western Africa
  5. Free states of South Africa
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31.   Up to 1914 the states that were free in the continent of Africa were:

  1. Tanganyika and Zanzibar
  2. Ethiopia and Liberia
  3. Ghana and Egypt
  4. Somalia and Djibout    
  5. South Africa and Rwanda
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32.   A voluntary Organization of Free States which formerly were under British colonialism is known as: 

  1. The commonwealth
  2. United Nations            
  3. Developing countries
  4. African union
  5. International community
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SECTION C: GEOGRAPHY

33.Identify two things that are found in the home surroundings:

  1. Beds and desks
  2. Classes and library
  3. Beds and cooking vessels
  4. Flags poles and Beds
  5. Playing grounds and classes
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34.People who are living along the shores of Oceans and lakes normally deal with;

  1. Agriculture
  2. Fishing
  3. Lumbering
  4. Livestock keeping
  5. Transportation
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35.Which one among the following is a characteristic of maps?

  1. Showing all sides of the item
  2. Length of the item is shown
  3. The structure of the item
  4. Actual colour of the item is seen
  5. Top view of the item is seen
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36.  National parks that are found in Tanzania are:

  1. Serengeti, Ruaha and Mikumi
  2. Tarangire, Katavi and Ngorongoro 
  3.  Serengeti, Manyara and Ngorongoro
  4.  selous, serengeti, and mikumi,
  5. Mkomazi, selous and ngorongoro
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37.  Which one among the following hazards is caused by both natural and Human factors

  1. Huricane
  2. Volcanic eruption
  3. Bom blast
  4. Fire
  5. war
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38. Pyrethrum is used for;

  1. making perfumes
  2. making insecticides
  3. making cosmetics
  4. making oils
  5. making decorations
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39. Fishing which is unstustainable leads to the following; except?

  1. Death of people
  2. death of fish
  3. Environmental pollution
  4. Poverty
  5. Richness
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Study the photograph below and answer questions 40,41,42 and 43.

40. Name the crop shown on the photograph

  1. Maize
  2. Rice
  3. Sisal
  4. Wheat
  5. Millet
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