STD VII SOCIAL_STUDIES ONLINE SELF NECTA TEST FOR YEAR 2016

Choose the correct answer and write its letter beside the question on the answer sheet.

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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


5.     How many stanzas does the National anthem of Tanzania have?

  1. Three
  2. Two
  3. Four
  4. Five
  5. Six
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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.
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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.
Choose Answer :


11.        The back bone of the Economy of Tanzania is: 

  1. Agriculture
  2. Entrepreneurship
  3. Trade
  4. Globalization
  5.  Minerals
Choose Answer :


12.The totality mans everyday life is called 

  1. Tradition
  2. Custom
  3. Arts
  4. Culture
  5. Wooks
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


21.   Uvinza is well known in Tanzania due to production of:

  1. Coal
  2. Copper
  3. Iron
  4. Salt
  5. Gold
Choose Answer :


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.
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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            
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


27.   Tanganylka achieved her independence through: 

  1.  Barley of gun
  2. Guerrilla warfare
  3.  False treaties
  4. Constitutional means
  5.  Veto vote        
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


29.   The First President of Tanganyika before Union was; 

  1. Abeid Karume
  2. Benjamin Mkapa
  3. Jakaya Kikwete
  4. Julius Nyerere
  5. Rashid Kawawa
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


38. Pyrethrum is used for;

  1. making perfumes
  2. making insecticides
  3. making cosmetics
  4. making oils
  5. making decorations
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


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
Choose Answer :


Try Another Test | 
Download Learning
Hub App

For Call,Sms&WhatsApp: 255769929722 / 255754805256

   Click Here To Access You Scheme(ONLY IF YOU A HAVE CODE)
GO TO NECTA EXAMS