First Term Examination Social Studies Exam Questions Primary 5 (Basic 5)

 

SOCIAL STUDIES (EXAM QUESTIONS) 

FIRST TERM EXAMINATION 

CLASS – PRIMARY 5 (BASIC 5)

 

 

SECTION A 

Answer all the questions in this section. 

  1. A child of one’s uncle or aunt is one’s ______.

[a] nephew

[b] niece

[c] cousin

 

2. A male child of one’s brother or sister is one’s ______ while the female is one’s.

[a] cousin/nephew

[b] niece/orphan

[c] nephew/cousin

 

3. Which of these is not an obligation of other members of the family?

[a] correcting misbehaviors

[b] teaching culture

[c] cause trouble

 

4. All these are parts of customs and traditions of people except ______.

[a] dressing styles

[b] running styles

[c] hair styles

 

5. Who stopped the killing of twins in Nigeria?

 

[a] Gen Ibrahim Babagida

[b] Mary Slessor

[c] Gov. Ambode

 

6. Responsible parenthood will promote ______ in family.

[a] love

[b] hatred

[c] disagreement

 

7. Which of these is not a major ethnic group in Nigeria?

[a] Tiv

[b] Hausa

[c] Yoruba

 

8. ______ is not an example of sexually transmitted diseases.

[a] Malaria

[b] Gonorrhea

[c] Syphilis

 

9. All these are sources of HIV infections except ______.

[a] sexual intercourse

[b] hand shake

[c] tooth brush

 

10. The union of two people a man and a woman in traditional ways is called ______.

 

[a] modern

[b] shrine

[c] tradition

 

11. Christian marriage is guided by ______.

[a] Quran

[b] Holy bible

[c] Dictionary

 

12. Unity in cultural diversity refers to ______.

[a] hatred

[b] oneness in spite of cultural different

[c] disunity

 

13. There are ______  geopolitical zones in Nigeria.

[a] 3

[b] 5

[c] 6

 

14. Traditional marriage allows a man to marry ______.

[a] only one wife

[b] his mother

[c] many wives

 

15. Religious intolerance can lead to ______.

 

[a] unity

[b] unfriendly relations

[c] unity

 

 

SECTION B

Attempt all the questions.

QUESTION 1

A. Explain the term religion.

______________________________________________________

b. Enumerate the problem of religion intolerance.

______________________________________________________

 

QUESTION 2

A. List 3 roles of religion in development:

i. ______________________________________________________

ii. ______________________________________________________

iii. ______________________________________________________

 

QUESTION 3

A. What is traditional marriage?

______________________________________________________

B. Mention 3 feature of church marriage:

 

i. ______________________________________________________

ii. ______________________________________________________

iii. ______________________________________________________

C. Identify 3 responsibility of parenthood in marriage:

i. ______________________________________________________

ii. ______________________________________________________

iii. ______________________________________________________

 

QUESTION 4

A. State 3 culture that needed to be change:

i. ______________________________________________________

ii. ______________________________________________________

iii. ______________________________________________________

 

QUESTION 5

A. Writes the full meaning of these words:

i. STDs ______________________________________________________

ii. STIs ______________________________________________________

iii. AIDs ______________________________________________________

iv. HIV ______________________________________________________

 

B. Write 2 effect of:

 

i. STDs ______________________________________________________

ii. STIs ______________________________________________________

iii. AIDs ______________________________________________________