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Form 3 End of Term 2 History And Government Paper 1 Examination Paper 2021

Class: Form 3

Subject: History and Government

Level: High School

Exam Category: Form 3 End Term 2 Exams

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PAPER 1 311/1

SECTION A (25 marks)
Answer ALL the questions in this section in the answer booklet provided.
1. Name the Pre-historic site in Kenya where the Kenyapithecus fossil was discovered. (1 mk)
2. State two economic activities which the Maasai acquired as a result of the interaction with the Agikuyu during their settlement in Kenya. (2 mks)
3. What was the base of the political organization of the Iteso during the Pre-colonial period? (1 mk)
4. State the main importance of the Devonshire White paper in 1923 on Africans. (1 mk)
5. Name one woman who actively participated in mau mau war. (1 mk)
6. Give two reasons why the Omani rulers were interested in establishing their control over the Kenyan Coast. (2 mks)
7. Give two reasons for the establishment of local native councils (LNC) during colonial period. (1 mk)
8. Define the term dual citizenship. (1 mk)
9. Identify two conditions for one to be declared duly elected as President of the republic of Kenya. (2 mks)
10. Name the two houses of parliament under the new constitution of Kenya. (2 mks)
11. Give one political reason for the construction of the Kenya Uganda railway. (1 mk)
12. State the main constitutional amendment in Kenya in 1991. (1 mk)
13. Give two functions of the colonial chiefs in Kenya. (1 mk)
14. Give two methods used to resolve conflicts in Kenya. (2 mks)
15. Identify two groups which monitors human rights in Kenya. (2 mks)
16. Give two way through which the colonial government controlled the migration of Africans to the urban centres. (2 mks)
17. State one feature of African socialism. (1 mk)

Answer THREE the questions in this section in the answer booklet provided.
18 a) State five reasons for the migration of the Maasai from their original homeland (5 mks)
b) Explain the effects of the migration and settlement of the Bantu Speakers in Kenya. (10 mks)

19 a) Why were the British interested in establishing control over Kenya during the scramble for Africa. (5 mks)
b) Explain five reasons why the Nandi resisted against the British for a long time. (10 mks)
20 a) Highlight three factors which enabled the white settlers to establish large scale farming in Kenya. (3 mks)
b) Explain six effects of indirect rule in Kenya. (12 mks)
21 a) State five factors that favoured Mau Mau freedom fighters in Kenya (5 mks)
(b) Explain five factors that made the political organization and movement to demand for political
independence after 1945 in Kenya (10 mks)

Answer TWO the questions in this section in the answer booklet provided.

22 a) Identify three organs of the National security in Kenya. (3mks)
b) Explain six functions of the speaker of the National Assembly.

23 a) Give three units of Kenya Police Service. (3 mks)
b) Explain six functions of the Kenya defence forces. (12 mks)

24 a) Give three functions of the Supreme Court in Kenya. (3 mks)
b) Explain the six key changes in the new constitution of Kenya (2010) (12 mk)


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