Primary Exit Profile(PEP) Social Studies CBT

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1. Which word Best classifies the following, mountains, plains and valleys.

landforms
road.
highland.
slope.

2. What name is given to the top of a mountain?

slope
flat
top
plateau

3.Which of the following is NOT true of good neighbours??

kind, helpful and co-operative
always quarrels and finds faults with others.
show sprit of sharing and caring
understanding and forgiving

4.The Caribbean area stretches from ________

b)Jamaica to Barbados.
c)The Bahamas to Venezuela
a)Cuba to Trinidad and Tobago.
d)Florida to Suriname in South America

5.Which of the following countries is referred to as a mainland territory? _____________.

Antigua
St.Kitts
b) Guyana
b) Grenada

6.Which of the following countries is part of the Lesser Antilles?

a) Hispaniola.
Jamaica
Dominica
b)Puerto Rico

7.What is the chief law-making body of Jamaica?

The Senate
The Parliament
The House of Representativesbr
The Government

8.Give another name for Pre-Columbian people.

Chinese
Indians
Amerindians
Africans

9.The majority of the people in the Caribbean region are ___________descendants..

Spanish
African
Chinese
Indian

10.Which of the following country is still a dependent of England?.

Cuba
Monserrat
Jamaica
Guyana

11What type of map shows valleys, plains, mountains and rivers?.

road map.
population map
a) relief map
political map.

12.Which BEST defines an independent nation? A country that has ________.

a mother country
its own government and national symbols
its own tradition and culture
a president as head of state

13.Use the diagram to answer item 13 .


lines of longitude
b)lines of latitude
d)the cardinal points.
c)a great circle

14.Which of the terms best describes the group of islands called the Bahamas: .

Antilles
twin islands
territory
archipelago

15.Which is the capital of Belize?.

Belmopan
Ochio Rios.
Brigetown
Kingstown.

16.The above symbol represents:

a)Caribbean Court of Justice
b) CARICOM logo
c)Canadian flag.
Cuban flag.

17.What is meant by the culture of a people?.

Their way of life
The jobs they do
Their national song
Their national flag

18.Which group best identifies elements of Jamaican Culture?.

food, beaches, sunshine.
food, music, dance
sunshine, food, dance
sunshine, food, dance.

19.Which natural disaster occurs in the Caribbean?.

desert storm.
tornado
snowstorm
hurricane

20.Reggae originated in Jamaica while _____ originated in Trinidad..

jazz
regge
calypso
disco

21.Which is the largest island in the Caribbean?.

Trinidad
Barbados
Jamaica
Cuba

22.What is the capital of Barbados?

Port-Au-Prince
Brigetown
Kingston
Kingstown.

23.One way to prevent soil erosion is to_________.

use tractor to clear lands
cut down trees
plant trees
build on the land

24.Which BEST describes a lake?.

body of water surrounded by land
an area of land surrounded by water
body of water bordering an ocean
water flowing from a source to a mouth

25.Which is a low lying area between two high lands?.

hill
slope
plateau.
valley

To be continued.





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