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Form 3 End of Term 3 History And Government Paper 1 Examination Paper 2021

Class: Form 3

Subject: History and Government

Level: High School

Exam Category: Form 3 End Term 3 Exams

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SECTION A (25 marks)
Answer ALL the questions in this section in the answer booklet provided.
1. Give two ways in which archeologists identify a pre-historic site. (2 marks)
2. Identify one natural factor that caused the Abagusii to migrate from Mt.Elgon to their present homeland. (1 mark)
3. State the main factor that contributed to the growth of city states along the Kenyan coast before 1500AD. (1 mark)
4. Name the winds that aided the early visitors to come to Kenya coast upto 1500AD. (1 mark)
5. Give two peaceful methods of resolving conflicts in Kenya. (2 marks)
6. State two ways in which direct democracy is exercised in Kenya. (2 marks)
7. Identify two education commissions established in Kenya before independence. (2 marks)
8. Name the body that made laws of Kenya during the colonial period. (1 mark)
9. Outline two problems experienced by political associations in Kenya upto 1939. (2 marks)
10. Define promulgation. (1 mark)
11. Give two methods used by the British to administer the Kenya colony between 1920 -1963. (2 marks)
12. Give two ways in which colonial land policy undermined African farming. (2 marks)
13. Who formed the Kenya People’s Union (KPU) in 1960? (1 mark)
14. What was the main contribution of Prof. Wangari Maathai to development of Kenya? (1 mark)
15. Give two qualifications that a person must fulfill in order to be allowed to register as a voter in Kenya. (2 marks)
16. Identify one house of the Kenya parliament. (1 mark)
17. Name one branch of the national police service in Kenya. (1 mark)

Answer Any Three Questions.
18. (a) State five economic activities of the Agikuyu during pre-colonial period. (5 marks)
(b) Describe the political organization of the Maasai during the pre-colonial period (10 marks)
19. (a) State five reasons for the coming of the Portuguese to Kenyan coast in the 15th Century. (5 marks)
(b) Explain five effects of the Portuguese rule on East African Coast. (10 marks)

20. (a) State five political developments between 1945 and 1963 which hastened the attainment of independence in Kenya. (5 marks)
(b) Explain the roles played by the Kenya Federation of Labour during the colonial period. (10 marks)

Answer Any Two Questions in this Section.
21. (a) Give three circumstances in which one’s right to life may be taken away. (3 marks)
(b) Explain six reasons why it is important to respect human rights. (12 marks)

22. (a) Name five functions of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission of Kenya. (5 marks)
(b) Explain how judicial independence is promoted in Kenya. (10 marks)

23. (a) Identify three pillars of Nyayoism. (3 marks)
(b) Explain six ways in which Harambee has promoted education in Kenya. (12 marks)
(10 marks)


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