Social Studies First Term Examination Questions 2019/2020 Session – Junior Secondary School (JSS 1, JSS 2, JSS 3)

           

EDUDELIGHT GROUP OF SCHOOLS

       1 BENSON AVENUE, LEKKI PHASE 1, LAGOS STATE.

FIRST TERM EXAMINATION 2019/2020 SESSION

SUBJECT:    SOCIAL STUDIES                                                         CLASS:  J.S.S 1

SECTION A:  OBJECTIVE QUESTIONS

  1. _______ is a study of man and his environment  (a) Business study  (b) science study                        (c) social study  (d) English study
  2. _____ does not live alone but lives among other human beings in a community  (a) Ape  (b)child  (c) man  (d) culture
  3. A group of people living together is called  (a) Ape  (b) child  (c) community  (d) men
  4. __________is a function of a family  (a) destruction  (b) respiration  (c) reproduction                         (d) imitation
  5. The words ‘Unity and Faith’ appear in our ______(a) constitution  (b) National Anthem  (xc)Coat of Arms  (d) National symbol
  6. Which of the following means of communication was not used in the olden days?  (a) signals  (b) sounds  (c) telephone  (d) oral message
  7. The sense of doing what is right and acceptable in a community is ______(a) culture responsibility  (b) moral responsibility  (c) social responsibility  (d)personal responsibility
  8. The organized community of individuals is called _____(a) House  (b) society  (c) social                      (d) Relation
  9. Which of the following is a major means of transportation in Nigeria  (a) water  (b) railway                (c) Road  (d) Canoe
  10. In which documents are the rights of citizen guaranteed?  (a) Law Report  (b) National Anthem  (c) National card  (d) the constitution
  11. Which of these is a fundamental human right  (a) Right to work  (b) Right to live  (c) Right to vote and be voted for  (d) Right to see
  12. ______environment consists of natural and manmade materials  (a) social  (b) physical                    (c) science  (d) technology
  13. In a family where members know little or nothing about one another is _____(a) primary group  (b) technology group  (c) secondary group  (d) social group
  14. _______means working together with other member of a community to achieve peace and common goals  (a) conflict  (b) co-operation  (c) company  (d) complain
  15. The trade which involves the use of human being is called _____(a) Personal Trade  (b)slave trade  (c) High trade  (d) Barter trade

Section B:  Complete the following sentences

  1. The familiarity that exist among members of a family group is called ____________________
  2. The family group that comprises of extended family through marriage, adoption, or by blood relationship is called _________________
  3. _______________is an example of a traditional ruler
  4. ________________is the process by which we learn our social beliefs, facts and technical skills
  5. The passing of information from one person to another person is __________________

SECTION C: Answer any 4 questions.

1A.      What is social study?   (2mk)

b.         List 3 objectives of studying social studies  (3mk)

c.         What is a physical environment  (2mk)

d.         Give 3 examples of a physical environment  – (3mk)

2a.       Explain the meaning of a social environment.  (3mk)

b.         List the types of environment we have   (2mk)

c.         Give the examples of man-made physical environment (2mk)

d.         List 3 types of social group – (3mk)

3a.       Define a family  (2mk)

b.         List the type of family we have  – (2mk)

c.         List 3 functions of the family  (3mk)

d.         List 3 characteristics of small family (3mk)

4a.       What is culture?   (2mk)

b.         List 3 functions of culture  – (3mk)

c.         List 3 cultural similarities  – (3mk)

d.         List 2 cultural differences  – (2mk)

5a.       What is socialization – (2mk)

b.         List 2 (two) stages of socialization  – (2mk)

c.         Mention 3 significance of socialization (3mk)

d.         What is the meaning of process of socialization (3mk)

          

  EDUDELIGHT GROUP OF SCHOOLS

       1 BENSON AVENUE, LEKKI PHASE 1, LAGOS STATE.

FIRST TERM EXAMINATION 2019/2020 SESSION

SUBJECT:    SOCIAL STUDIES                                                  CLASS:  J.S.S 2

SECTION A:  OBJECTIVE QUESTIONS

  1. A group of people living together is called _____(a) Ape  (b) children  (c) community  (d)men
  2. __________is a function of a family  (a) destruction  (b) Respiration  (c) reproduction                        (d) imitation
  3. Social studies means _______(a) the study of mankind  (b) the study of man in relation to his social and physical environment  (c) the study of hill, river and drainage  (d) the study of past and present event.
  4. ____is not an example of our culture  (a) greeting  (b) values  (c) belief  (d) fighting
  5. A man, his wives and children is an example of _____(a) compound family  (b) nuclear family  (c) polygamy family  (d) united family
  6. The primary role of a family is _____(a) to educate the members formally  (b) to train members of the family  (c) to ensure continued existence of the community  (d) to be friendly with the family
  7. The two types of social groups are _____(a) nursery and tertiary group  (b) primary and secondary group  (c) social and religious group  (d) local and state groups
  8. One of these people is  not a National Hero  (a) Obafemi Awolowo  (b) Madam Tinubu                   (c) Lawrence Anini  (d) Sir Ahmadu Bello
  9. One of these is NOT a function of social studies  (a) It helps us to understand our culture  (b) It allows us to know more about our culture  (c) It encourages our participation in social and civic duties  (d) It helps us to fight our enemies
  10. __________are common traits with which we recognize a group of people  (a) identity  (b)culture  (c) integration  (d) socialization
  11. One of the following is NOT  a quality of a good leader  (a) honesty  (b) patience  (c)gambling  (d) hardworking
  12. The agents of socialization does not include  (a) mass media  (b) religion institution  (c) home/family  (d) peer group
  13. _____is the mis-use of substance and the inability to control the use of the substance  (a) harmful  (b) drug abuse  (c) drug trafficking  (d) drug appreciation
  14. _______is an illegal trade involving cultivation, manufacture, distribution and sale of substance which are against drug laws.  (a) harmful  (b) drug abuse  (c) drug trafficking  (d) drug appreciation.
  15. ________leads people to be homeless, or mental illness in the society  (a) patience  (b) drug abuse  (c) loyalty  (d) physical

SECTION B:  Complete the following sentences

  1. ___________can cause other criminality, and brain damage in the sue of unwanted substance.
  2. _______________is an illegal trade, either manufacturing, distribution or sale of these substance which is against drug law.
  3. _________are those attitudes, beliefs, norms, values which are not in line with acceptable moral standard of the society.
  4. _____________environment of man which includes houses, bridges, motor cars, flyovers that can seen and touched.
  5. _______________environment of man which includes natural things like mountain, rivers, lowlands, valleys, creeks, ocean that can be seen.

SECTION C:  Answer any 4 questions.

1a.       What is social studies  – 2mk

b.         List 3 objectives of social studies – 3mk

c.         List 3 importance of social studies  – 3mk

d.         Give 2 reasons why we need to study social studies?   – 2mk

2a.       What is Child Abuse?  – 2mk

b.         List 3 factors affecting child abuse – 3mk

c.         List 3 immediate effect of child abuse  – 3mk

d.         List 2 ways we cans top this Act – 2mk

3a.       What is Drug Abuse?  – 2mk

b.         List 3 effects of Drug Abuse – 3mk

c.         List 3 ways of stopping this Act –  3mk

d.         List 2 factors affecting drug abuse in the society  – 2mk

4a.       What is Drug Trafficking?  – 2mk

b.         List 3 factors affecting drug trafficking  – 3mk

c.         List 3 punishment for drug trafficking – 3mk

d.         List 2 ways of putting a stop to it – 2mk

5a.       What is corruption?  – 2mk

b.         List 3 causes of corruption  – 3mk

c.         List 3 effect of corruption –  3mk

d.         List 2 ways corruption can be stopped  – 2mk

           

EDUDELIGHT GROUP OF SCHOOLS

       1 BENSON AVENUE, LEKKI PHASE 1, LAGOS STATE.

FIRST TERM EXAMINATION 2019/2020 SESSION

SUBJECT:    SOCIAL STUDIES                                      CLASS:  J.S.S 3

SECTION A:  OBJECTIVE QUESTIONS

  1. The 2 types of social groups are _____  (a) Nursery and Teritary group  (b) Primary and Secondary Group  (c) Social and Religions Group  (d) Local and State Groups
  2. The agents of socialization does not include ____(a) mass media  (b) religious institution                  (c) home family  (d) cultism
  3. The following are the civic right of a citizen except _____(a) Right to own property  (b) Right to live  (c) right to kill  (c) Freedom to move about
  4. _____ are common traits with which we recognize a group of people  (a) identity  (b) culture  (c) integration  (d) socialization
  5. One of the following is NOT a quality of a good leader  (a) Honesty  (b) Patience  (c)Gambling  (d) Hardworking
  6. __________is the mis-use of substance and inability to control the use of the substance                         (a) harmful  (b) drug abuse  (c) drug trafficking  (d) drug appreciation
  7. ______leads people to be homeless or mental illness in the society  (a) patience  (b) drug abuse  (c) loyalty  (d) physical
  8. One of these people is not a National Hero  (a) Obafemi Awolowo  (b) Nnamdi Azikiwe  (c)Lawrence Anini  (d) Sir Ahmadu Bello
  9. Social studies means _______(a) The study of mankind  (b) The study of man in relation to his social and physical environment  (c) The study of hill, river and drainages  (d) The study of past and present environment

10.       ________is not an example of our culture  (a) greeting  (b) values  (c) Belief  (d) fighting

11.       The means of communicating with the General Public through the use of magazine, Newspaper is ____(a) Traditional media  (b) Electronic media  (c) Print media  (d) Bill media

12.       A situation where people are taken away from their homes to other place for a force labour and other service in a strange country is _______(a) drug trafficking  (b) vehicle trafficking                     (c) human trafficking  (d) packaging

13.       The means of communication with the General public through the use of gong, drums and town criers is called  _____(a) print media  (b) Electronic media  (c) Traditional media  (d) Bill media

14.       _____ is a form of subjecting human being to a hard form of labour, sufferings and violence  (a) child marriage  (b) widowhood  (c) slavery  (d) violence

15.       _______is a function of the family  (a) gambling  (b) fighting  (c) reproduction  (d) imitation

SECTION B:  Complete the following sentences

16.       _______is a group of people with a father and mother, children related by blood.

17.       __________is a means of communicating with the General public through Billboard, handbill, leaflets 

18.       ___________is a consequence of harmful traditional practice in Nigeria.

19.       __________is one of the causes affecting children and women trafficking

20.       ___________are the means of communicating with General public.

SECTION C:

Answer any 4 questions.

1a.       What is social studies?    – 2mk

b.         List 3 importance of social study –  3mk

c.         List 3 objective of social studies – 3mk

d.         State 2 reasons why we need social study – 2mk

2a.       What is Human trafficking     –           2mk

b.         List 4 factors responsible for human trafficking  –     4mk

c.         List 4 consequences of human trafficking  – 4mk

3a.       What is Mass Media?  – 3mk

b.         List and explain types of mass media  – 3mk

c.         List 4 examples of some media portrayal in public  – 4mk

4a.       List 4 preventive measures to discourage human trafficking  – 4mk

b.         What is a traditional harmful practice?  – 3mk

c.         List and explain 3 types of harmful traditional practices  – 3mk

5a.       What is Human Emotion Love?  – 2mk

b.         List the types of love we have  –  2mk

c.         List and explain 3 qualities of love  –  3mk

d.         List 3 behaviours that enhances loving relationship  – 3mk

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