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Unformatted text preview: 311/1 HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT Paper 1 ALLIANCE BOYS HIGH SCHOOL KCSE TRIAL AND PRACTICE EXAM July 2019 History and Government Paper 1 1. 2. 3. 4. INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATE This paper consists of three sections A, B and C. Answer ALL the questions in section A, three questions from Section B and two questions From section C. Answers to all the questions must be written in the answer booklet provided. Candidates should check the question paper to ascertain that all the pages are printed as indicated and that no questions are missing. HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 1 SECTION A (25MARKS) Answer all the questions in this section 1. Give two types of written materials used by historians as a source of History and Government. (2mks) 2. Name one community in Kenya that belongs to River lake Nilotes. (1mk) 3. State the main significance of circumcision in traditional Kenyan communities. (1mk) 4. Give two ways through which knowledge of marine technology facilitated the coming of early visitors to the Kenyan Coast. (2mks) 5. Identify two contributions made by early missionaries in the field of education in Kenya. (2mks) 6. Give two factors that led to the spread of Islam along Kenyan Coast by 16th Century. (2mks) 7. State two circumstances under which the Government of Kenya may revoke citizenship acquired through registration. (2mks) 8. Identify two ways in which direct democracy is practiced in Kenya. (2mks) 9. Give the constitutional amendment that led to the re-introduction of multi party democracy in Kenya. (1mk) 10. Identify one method used by British to administer Kenya colony between 1920 to 1963. (1mk) 11. Name the political association formed in Western Kenya before 1939. (1mk . 12. State two arguments advanced by colonial government to deny Africans academic education. (2mks) 13. Give the main reason why suspected criminals are tried in a court of law in Kenya. (1mk) 14. State one element of the rule of law. (1mk) 15. State one source of the Nyayo philosophy. (1mk) 16. Identify the administrative organ of the county government. (1mk) 17. Give two types of government expenditure in Kenya. (2mks) SECTION B (45 MARKS) Answer three questions from this section 18. a) Give reasons for the migration of the Luo from their original homeland. (3mks) b) Explain five results of the interaction between the Bantu and the Cushites during pre-colonial period. (12mks) 19. a) Name three Kenyan communities that participated in the long distance trade during the 19th century. (3mks) b) Explain six factors that contributed to the development of trade between Kenyan Coast and the outside world. (12mks) 20. a) Give three characteristics of early political associations in colonial Kenya up to 1939. (3mks) b) Explain six factors that influenced the formation of political organization and movements in Kenya after 1945. (12mks) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 2 21. a) State three factors why the Government of Kenya adopted the sessional paper No. 10 of 1965. (3mks) b) Describe six features of the philosophy of African socialism. (12mks) SECTION C (30MARKS) Answer two questions from this section 22. a) Name five groups that monitor violation of Human rights in Kenya. (5mks) b) Explain five importances of human rights. (10 mks) 23. a) Give five principles of electoral system in Kenya. (5mks) b) Explain five reasons that make parliament on important institution in Kenya. (10mks) 24. a) Identify five sources of revenue for county government in Kenya. (5mks) b) Explain five measures taken by the government of Kenya to ensure proper utilization of public funds. (10mks) ALLIANCE BOYS HIGH SCHOOL K.C.S.E TRIAL AND PRACTICE EXAM July 2019 History and Government – Paper 2 SECTION A (25 MARKS) 1. Give two shortcomings of oral traditions as a source of History and Government. (2mks) 2. Name the type of tools made by early man during the New Stone Age. (1mk) 3. Give the main reason why early agriculture developed in Egypt. (1mk) 4. State two non-environmental reasons for domestication of crops and animals by early man. (2mks) 5. Give two main items of trade during the Trans-Saharan trade. (2mks) 6. Identify the major contributions of Gotlieb Daimler in the field of transport. (1mk) 7. State two challenges faced by space explorers. (2mks) 8. Identify the main source of energy used in the early stages of industrial revolution in Europe. (1mk) 9. State one political effect of the development of iron technology in Africa. (1mk) 10. List two social functions of the Ancient city of Athens in Greece. (2mks) 11. State one way in which public opinion in Europe contributed to the colonization of Africa. (1mk) 12. Give the main reason why the British did not support Samori Toure during the Franco-Mandinka war. (1mk) 13. Give two ways in which African collaboration with European hastened colonization in Africa. (2mks) 14. State two differences between the British and the French colonial administration. (2mks) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 3 . 15. State the main aim of the formation of United Nation Organization. (1mk) 16. Identify one condition that a country had to fulfill to become a member of the Non-aligned movement. (1mk) 17. Name two houses of parliament in Britain. (2mks) SECTION B (45 MARKS) Answer any three questions from this section. 18. (a) Give three ways in which Agrarian Revolution in England affected the lives of small Scale farmers. (3mks) (b) Discuss the factors that led to the Agrarian Revolution in North America. (12mks) 19. a) State three problems faced by industrial workers in Europe during Industrial Revolution. (3mks) b) Explain six factors hindering industrialisation in South Africa. (12mks) . 20. a) Give three political rights enjoyed by assimilated Africans in the four communes of Segenal. (3mk b) Explain the consequences of Land appointment Act of 1930 in Zimbabwe. (12mks) 21. a) Give five external factors that promoted Nationalism in Africa. (5mks) b) Explain six factors that favoured success of FRELIMO nationalists during the struggle for independence in Mozambique. (12mks) SECTION C (30MARKS) Answer Two questions from this section 22. a) List three European countries that formed the Tripple Alliance before the outbreak of the First World War. (3mks) b) Explain six political consequences of the Second World War. (12mks) 23. a) Name five organs of the revived East African Community. (5mks) b) Explain five achievements of the Economic Community of West African states (ECOWAS) (10mks) 24. a) Mention three categories of persons who are disqualified from voting in Britain. (3mks) b) Explain five functions of the president of India. (10mks) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 4 KAPSABET BOYS HIGH SCHOOL K.C.S.E TRIAL AND PRACTICE EXAM July 2019 History and Government – Paper 1 SECTION A: 25MARKS Answer all questions in this section. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. Give two unwritten sources of information on History and Government. (2mks) Identify one community in Kenya which belongs to the southern Cushitic group. (1mk) State two political functions of the Oloibon among the Maasai during the 19 th Century (2mks) Give one way in which the translation of the bible into vernacular languages facilitated the spread of Christianity in Kenya. (1mk) Name the winds that aided the early visitors to come to the Kenyan coast up to 1500AD. (1mk) Give the meaning of the term “National Integration. (1mk) State two recommendations of the Lyttleton constitution of 1954. (2mks) Identify two groups that monitor human rights in Kenya. (2mks) Identify the treaty that brought to an the end scramble for and partition of East Africa. (1mk) Identify two education commissions established in Kenya before independence. (2mks) What was the main contribution of Thomas Joseph Mboya to the History of Kenya? (1mk) State two functions of the secretary to the cabinet in Kenya. (2mks) Identify one pillar of Nyayoism. (1mk) Identify one type of land ownership in Kenya. (1mk) State the composition of the county executive committee. (2mks) Give two types of elections in Kenya. (2mks) Give the main function of the Commission on Revenue Allocation. (1mk) a) b) 19. a) b) SECTION B: 45MARKS Answer any three questions from this section. State five economic activities of the Borana during the pre- colonial period. (5mks) Describe the social organization of the maasai during the pre- colonial period. (10mks) State three reasons for the Portuguese success in the conquest of the Kenyan Coast. (3mks) Explain six social effects of Indian Ocean trade on the people of Kenyan Coast up to 1500 A.D. (12mks) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 5 20. 21. 22. a) State five demands made by East African Association (E.A.A) to the British colonial Government In Kenya. (5mks) b) Explain five factors that promoted the rise of African Nationalism in Kenya After 1945. (10mks) a) State three challenges that have contributed to high illiteracy levels in Kenya since independence. (3mks) b) Discuss six factors that have facilitated to industrialization in Kenya since independence. (12mks) a) b) SECTION C: 30 MARKS Answer any two questions from this section. State three circumstances that can make a Kenyan Citizen to be denied the right to life. (3mks) Explain six ways through which Education fosters National Unity. (12mks) 23. a) b) State five objectives of devolved government. (5mks) Explain five functions of the National Assembly in Kenya. (10mks) 24. a) b) Identify five stages in preparation of the National Budget. (5mks) Explain why it is important for the government to prepare the National budget annually. (10mks) KAPSABET BOYS HIGH SCHOOL K.C.S.E TRIAL AND PRACTICE EXAM July 2019 History and Government – Paper 2 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. SECTION A: 25MARKS ANSWER ALL THE QUESTIONS IN THIS SECTION. Identify two branches of history. (2mks) Give two reasons that made early human beings to live in groups during the stone age period. (2mks) Identify the method used to plant cereal crops when early agriculture began. (1mk) Identify the earliest method of trade used during the trans- Saharan trade. (1mk) State one advantage of horn blowing as a means of communication during the pre- colonial period. (1mk) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 6 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. State two advantages of using steel over iron during the industrial revolution in Europe. (2mks) Identify the main factor that contributed to the growth of Athens in ancient Greece. (1mk) Identify one symbol of unity in the shona kingdom during the pre-colonial period. (1mk) Give one aspect of democracy. (1mk) State two social factors that led to the scramble for colonies in Africa by the European powers. (1mk) Name the European power that colonized Zimbabwe. (1mk) Give two economic reasons for the growth of African nationalism in Ghana. (1mk) State two ways in which the rise of dictators in Europe contributed to the outbreak of the Second World War. (2mks) Name the organ of the commonwealth which is responsible for policy making. (1mk) Identify two structures of the organization of African union. (OAU) (2mks) Identify two principles of Arusha declaration. (2mks) Identify one parliamentary duty of the Monarch in Britain. (1mk) SECTION B: 45MARKS) ANSWER ANY THREE QUESTIONS FROM THIS SECTION. a) State five reasons why early people domesticated crops and animals during the Neolithic period. (5mks) b) Explain five results of early agriculture in Mesopotamia . (10mks) a) State three characteristics of macadamized roads. (3mks) b) Explain six factors that facilitated growth and development of transAtlantic trade. (12mks) a) State three economic activities of the pre-colonial Asante (3mks) b) Discuss six results of Lewanika collaboration. (12mks) a) outline three reasons why the policy of assimilation was easily applied in the four communes of Senegal. (3mks) b) Explain six effects of the British direct rule in Zimbabwe. (12mks) SECTION C:30MARKS) Answer any two questions from this section. a) State five methods used by African nationalists in South Africa.(5mks) b) Explain five challenges faced by the Nationalists in Mozambique. (10mks) a) State three permanent members of the Council of the League of Nations. (3mks) b) Explain six achievements of Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) (12mks) a) Give three ways on how to become a member of the house of lords in Britain. (3mks) b) Explain six functions of the cabinet in India. (12mks) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 7 STRATHMORE SCHOOL K.C.S.E TRIAL AND PRACTICE EXAM July 2019 History and Government – Paper 1 SECTION A: (25 Marks) Answer all questions in this section 1. Name two sources of the history of Kenyan history communities during the precolonial period (2 marks) 2. State two environmental factors which influenced the settlement of Borana in Kenya (2marks) 3. Give two factors which influenced the Abaluhya to become crop farmers at the beginning of the 19th century. (2 marks) 4. State the main reason for the coming of the Portuguese to the Kenyan Coast in the 15th century. (1 mark) 5. Identify two factors which facilitated contacts between Kenyan Coast and outside world by the end of the 19th century. (2 marks) 6. State two provisions of the independence constitution of Kenya. (2marks) 7. State two practices that may interfere with National unity in Kenya (2 marks) 8. What document contains the rights of citizens in Kenya? (1 mark) 9. State two reasons why Nabongo Mumia of Wanga collaborated with the British (2 marks) 10. Who was the political head of the British administration in Kenya (1 mark) 11. Identify two features of the system of education in Kenya during colonial period (2 marks) 12. State one way in which the colonial government controlled the migration of Africans to towns during the colonial period (1 mark) 13. Why was the nomination of Eliud Mathu to the Leg.Co important to the struggle for independence? (1mark) 14. State one type of a Human Rights. (1mark) 15. State the main function of the prisons department in Kenya (1mark) 16. Outline one method used by trade unionists to demand their rights during the colonial period (1mark) 17. State one subordinate court in Kenya (1mark) SECTION B: Answer any three questions 18. (a) Outline five factors which contributed to the development of trade between the Kenyan coast and outside world (5 marks) th (b) Explain five features of the coasted towns of Kenya before 19 century (10marks) 19.(a)Outline five reasons that led to the construction of the Kenya Uganda railway during the colonial period (5 marks) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 8 (b) 20. (a) (b) 21. (a) (b) Explain five consequences of colonial land policies in Kenya (10 marks) Why were the Portuguese interested in establishing their control over the Kenya coast during the 16th Century. (5 marks) Explain five effects of the Portuguese rule on the Kenyan coast (10 marks) State five roles played by trade unions to improve the lives of the people of Kenya during the colonial period (5 marks) Explain five factors that contributed to the formation of political association in Kenya before 1939 (10 marks) SECTION C: (30mks) Answer any two questions 22. (a) (b) Identify three National symbols of the Republic of Kenya. (3 marks) Explain six factors which have undermined government efforts of promoting National unity in Kenya 23. (a) State three objectives of devolving the government of Kenya (b) Explain six function of the county government in Kenya (3 marks) (12 marks) 24. (a) Identify three types of direct taxes through which the Kenya government raises its revenue (3 marks (b) Identify six stages in the preparation of the National budget (12 marks) STRATHMORE SCHOOL K.C.S.E TRIAL AND PRACTICE EXAM July 2019 History and Government – Paper 2 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. SECTION A: (25 MARKS) What is authoritarian rule? (1 mark) State the main factor that led to the emergence of government in the Stone Age. (1mark) List two developments in tool making that emerged in the late Stone Age . (2 marks) Outline two benefits of the invention of writing on the life of a man. (2 marks) State Three disadvantages of the federal system of land ownership In Britain. (3 marks) In what two ways is unemployment a challenge in modern urban centre? ( 2 marks) What is the main form of transport in the world? (1 mark) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 9 8. State three ways in which European missionaries contributed to the colonization of Africa. (3 marks) 9. State three terms of Land Apportionment Act in colonial Zimbabwe. (3marks) 10. State two main reason for the defeat of resisting African communities by the Europeans. ( 1 mark) 11. Outline three terms of the Arusha declaration of 1967. (3 marks) 12. Name the treaty signed between Russia and the central powers that led Russia to withdrawing for the first world war. (1 mark) 13. What was the league of Nation’s greatest failure? (1 mark) 14. Name two Africans who have served as secretary general of the United Nations Organization. (2 marks) 15. What was the main cause of the cold war. (1 mark) SECTION B: (45 MARKS) Answer any THREE questions in this section 16. (a) State five uses of petroleum in industry. (5 marks) (b) Discuss five characteristics of the Industrial Revolution in Britain. (10 marks) 17. (a) Outline five poor farming methods that have contributed to food shortage in Third World Countries. 5 marks) (b) Explain five ways in which scientific revolution facilitated the Agrarian Revolution. (10 marks) 18. (a) State five challenges faced by trade caravans in Trans-Saharan trade. (5 marks) (b) Discuss five political effects of the Trans-Atlantic trade. (10 marks) 19. (a) (b) 20. (a) . (b) 21. (a) 22. (b) (a) (b) State three political reforms introduced by Mobutu Seseko in Congo in the 1960’s. (3marks) Discuss six causes of political instability in post- independent Africa. (12marks) SECTION C: (45 MARKS) Answer any TWO questions in this section State three reasons for the application of direct rule in Zimbabwe (3 marks) Explain six reasons for the introduction of Association Policy by the French in West Africa. (3 marks) In what five ways did Germany violate the treaty of Versailles. (5marks) Discuss five political effects of World War II. (10marks) List the specialized Agencies of the United Nation Organization that addresses social issues. (3 marks) Describe the structure of the United Nations Organization. (12 marks) HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 10 MANG’U HIGH SCHOOL K.C.S.E TRIAL AND PRACTICE EXAM July 2019 History and Government – Paper 1 SECTION A: (25MARKS) 1. Identify the main dispersal point of the Highland Bantu in Kenya. (1mk) 2. Identify the function of Osumba Mrwayi among the Luo community during the pre-colonial period. (1mk) 3. State one benefit of the Portuguese rule at the Kenyan Coast. (1mk) 4. State the main reason why the Portuguese constructed Fort Jesus. (1mk) 5. Name three Arab families that ruled the Kenya Coast in the pre-colonial period. (3mks) 6. State the main economic activity of the Kwavi Maasai in pre-colonial Kenya. (1mk) 7. Name two unwritten sources of information on Kenyan history. (2mks) 8. Identify one characteristic of human rights. (1mk) 9. State two features of the independence constitution. (2mks) 10. Identify the engineer who supervised the construction of the Kenya-Uganda Railway. (1mk) 11. Name the first opposition party in Kenya after independence. (1mk) 12. State two main causes of differences between Kenya African National Union and Kenya African Democratic Union before independence. (2mks) 13. What was the main demand by Africans during the first Lancaster House Conference? (1mk) 14. Identify two Kenya national philosophies during the reign of Jomo Kenyatta. (2mks) 15. State two rules that govern the concept of national justice. (2mks) 16. Name the first African woman to be appointed to the cabinet in the colonial government. (1mk) 17. State two types of funds established by the constitution of Kenya. (2mks) 18. (a) (b) 19. (a) (b) 2...
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