STD VII SOCIAL_STUDIES ONLINE SELF NECTA TEST FOR YEAR 2017

1.     The peoples representative in municipal, city, town council meetings is

  1. The Ward Executive officer
  2. The village chairperson
  3. The councilor
  4. The Ward education officer
  5. The ward secretary
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2.     The head of government .activities in the parliament is

  1. The speaker of national assembly
  2. The minister for legal and constitutional affairs
  3. The President
  4. The Prime Minister
  5. The Attorney General
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3.     Who is in-charge of day to day activities of the municipal council?

  1. Municipal council chairperson 
  2.  Councilor
  3. Mayor
  4. District Executive Director
  5. Municipal Executive Director
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4.     It is important to observe one of the following while singing the national anthem:

  1. Holding the national flag
  2. stand still and attentive
  3. Look at the right side
  4. raise up the right hand
  5. sit down calmly
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5.     The symbol which represents workers in the national emblem is

  1. Hoe
  2. Spear
  3. Elephant tusks
  4. Uhuru torch
  5. .Axe
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6.     Pedestrians are advised to walk along the road by

  1. Using the right side
  2. Using the left side 
  3.  Looking at the right and left side of the road 
  4. Holding each others hands
  5. Looking at the traffic lights only
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7.     Advantages of defense and security in schools include 

  1. To increase the number of pupils enrolment 
  2. To ensure peaceful and orderly learning environment 
  3. To ensure teachers and students arrive at school on time
  4. To broaden the scope of democracy in school
  5. To facilitate the construction of classrooms and teachers houses.
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8.     Good governance    can be  strenthened in schools through the following ways; 

  1. students to elect their leaders
  2. students to know income and expenditure of the school
  3. student leaders to have final say on any issue
  4. student leaders to respect the views of their fellow students
  5. students to accept advice from their teachers
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9. which among the following set represents registered political parties in Tanzania?

  1. CCM, CHADEMA, TAMWA
  2. CCM, CHADEMA, LHRC
  3. CHADEMA, CCM, NCCR
  4. CHADEMA, MEWATA, TAMWA
  5. MEWATA, CCM, TAMWA
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10. The main objective of introducing multi-party system in Tanzania is;

  1. attract investors from outside the country
  2. to broaden and strengthen democracy
  3. to increase the number of political parties
  4. to implement investor conditions
  5. to from a government of national unity.
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11. Which of the following traditions can spread HIV/AIDS?

  1. Traditional dances
  2. food taboos
  3. bearing  many children
  4. widow inheritance
  5. bride price.
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12. how many groups of natural vegetation are there?

  1. three
  2. four
  3. two
  4. five
  5. six
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13. the main objective of constitutional changes of 1962 in Tanzania were?

  1. To from a government of national unity
  2. to form a federal government
  3. to form a local government
  4. to form a republic government
  5. to form a transition government
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14. In which year was the African Union Established?

  1. 2002
  2. 2001
  3. 1963
  4. 1945
  5. 1999
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15. An extended family is closely related to a special group known as

  1. Tribe
  2. Society
  3. Lineage
  4. Neighbour
  5. Village
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16. The Ubugabire feudal system is based on the ownership of

  1. Cattle
  2. lndustrial
  3. Land
  4. Migrant labourers
  5.  Slaves
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17. The earliest system of which a society owned all major means of production commonly was called

  1. Feudalism
  2.  Communism
  3. Socialism
  4. Friendship
  5. Communalism
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18. Which treaty illegalized slave trade in East Africa in 1873?
  1. Moresby
  2. Hamerton
  3. Berlin 
  4. Heligoland
  5. Frere
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19.The total ways of life of human beings is called

  1. History
  2. Culture
  3. Customs
  4. Democracy
  5. Traditions
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20.Globalization has changed the world to be like a

  1. Country
  2. District 
  3. Ba11
  4. Vi11age
  5. Ward
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21.The United Nations was founded in

  1. 1955 
  2. 1945
  3. 1995
  4. 1885 
  5. 1950
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22. The first Portuguese to reach the Southern part of Africa was called

  1.  King Henry
  2.  Bartholomew Diaz 
  3. Vasco da Gama
  4.  David Livingstone
  5.  Cecil Rhodes
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23.   One of the reasons for the abolition of slave trade was 

  1.  Europeans sympathy over slaves torture 
  2. The Africans fought for their independence
  3. TO get markets for European manufactured goods
  4. The Europeans caring for the equality of all people 
  5. Weakness of the slave from Africa
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24.  Major groups of agents of colonialism which came to Tanganyika and Zanzibar were

  1. Soldiers, Administrators and Traders 
  2.  Missionaries, Journalists and Traders
  3.  Explorers, Administrators and Traders
  4. Journalists, Explorers and Soldiers
  5. Explorers, Missionaries and Traders
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25.    The 1890 treaty which divided East Africa to the Germans and British was known as

  1. Hamerton treaty
  2. Heligoland treaty
  3. Moresby treaty
  4. East African treaty
  5. Frere
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26.Some of the French colonies in Africa were

  1. Togo and Morocco
  2. Senegal and Ghana
  3. Nigeria and Tunisia        
  4. Senegal and Morocco 
  5.  Angola and Tunisia
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27.The Bunyoro leader who organized subjects to fight the British in Uganda was

  1. Kabaka Mwanga
  2.  Kabalega
  3. Lobengula
  4. Lewanika
  5. Samori Toure
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28.      The Arusha Declaration emphasized that development  of the country must be on the basis of

  1. Dependency and aids
  2. International trade
  3. Socialism and self-reliance
  4. Single party and democracy
  5. Privatization and investments
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29.      Tanzania adopted Multipartism for the second time in the year

  1. 1995 
  2. 1992
  3. 1963
  4. 1985
  5. 1965
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30.      What was the advantage of the single party system?

  1. It makes some African leaders to become dictators
  2. lt enables citizens to have freedom of speech 
  3. It allows more people to participate in political activities
  4. It reduces conflicts due to ideological differences
  5.  It enables the people criticize their government anytime
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31.      Which one is not true about the characteristics of education in Tanzania before independence?

  1. It was given to all people
  2. It discriminated girls
  3. It was based on classes 
  4. It was more theoretical than practical
  5. It was given on religious basis
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32. The re-introduction of multiparty system in Tanzania was proposed by

  1. Kisanga Commission
  2. Nyalali Commission
  3. Makweta Commission
  4. Karume Commission
  5. Warioba Commission
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SECTION C: GEOGRAPHY

33.       Environment is

  1. Living things and non-living organisms 
  2.  Living organisms, houses and water
  3. All things that surround human being
  4. Land, buildings and oceans
  5. Plants, domestic animals and houses
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34.       The correct use of grid lines on the map is

  1. To find places
  2. To show East direction
  3. To calculate time
  4. To show North direction
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35.       The main source of the solar system is

  1.  earth
  2. planet
  3. sun
  4. moon
  5.  star
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36.       The following are sources of water except

  1. wells
  2. springs
  3. rivers
  4.  water taps
  5.  lakes        
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37.       Air pollution in settlement  areas can be controlled by;

  1.  the use of toilets
  2.  burning of wastes 
  3. disposing sewage in the streets
  4. boiling drinking water 
  5.  reducing the use of plastic bags
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38.   A pass is an area in land surface that shows

  1. an area with the rift valley
  2. an area with block mountains
  3. the mountain summits
  4. a flat landscape 
  5. a gap between two mountain ranges
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39. Find the actual distance in kilometer between point R and S if the map distance is 15cm and map scale is 1:100,000

  1. 50 km
  2.  B.0.15 km
  3. 100,000 km
  4.  7.5 km
  5. 15 km
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40. The regions that grows bananas in Tanzania are;

  1. Kagera, Kilimanjaro, and Mbeya
  2. Mbeya, Kagera, and Lindi
  3. Kagera, Singida, and Shinyanga
  4. Arusha, Morogoro, Shinyanga
  5. Singida, Lindi, and Kagera.
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41. The rainfall average of 500mm per year, high temperature, range of 280 - 390 during the day and very high cold conditions at night is the characteristics of;

  1. tropical climate
  2. desert climate
  3. semi desert
  4. equitorial climate
  5. mediterranean.
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Study the following photograph carefully and then answer the questions that follows;

42.          The major economic which can take place in the area is

  1. Agriculture
  2. livestock keeping
  3. fishing
  4. tourism
  5. industries
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43.          One of the benefits animals seen on the photograph is

  1.  increase of the number wild animals
  2.  environmental conservation
  3. increase of national income
  4. increase of forests
  5. increase of rainfall
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44.Which of the disasters is caused by human beings?

  1. War
  2. drought
  3. volcanic eruptions
  4. earthquake
  5. cyclone
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45. Sisal, tea and coffee are

  1. Food crops
  2. commercial crops
  3. leguminous plants 
  4. seasonal crops
  5. export crops
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46.Ranch is an area reserved for

  1. Crop cultivation
  2. cattle slaughtering
  3.  cattle keeping
  4. cattle dipping
  5. growing grasses
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47.  In Africa, sheep rearing is mostly done in

  1. Namibia
  2.  Tanzania
  3.  South Africa
  4.  Lesotho
  5. Botswana
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48.  Unsustainable fishing is conducted by using;

  1. traps
  2. big ships
  3. small net squares
  4. lines
  5. big net squares
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49.          Which mineral is found in Tanzania only?

  1.  Gold
  2. uraniufn
  3. diamond
  4.  tanzanite              
  5. coal
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50. Movement of people and goods from one location to another is known as

  1. Transportation
  2. tourism
  3. trade
  4. communication
  5. migration
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