GEOGRAPHY PAST QUESTIONS

GEOGRAPHY PAST QUESTIONS

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SSCE/NECO/GCE (GEOGRAPHY PAST QUESTIONS)

GEOGRAPHY PAST QUESTIONS 1

GEOGRAPHY PAST QUESTIONS

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The term relative location of a settlement refers to

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The angular distance of a point of the earth surface measured in degrees from the centre of the earth is known as?

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A daily mean temperature of about 24oC, an annual rainfall of about 500mm which should fall in the growing period of about five months, and well-drained soils. These are the requirements for cultivation of

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Which of the following is not being exported by Nigeria at present?

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Air pressure at sea levels is higher than at the top of mountain because the air at sea level

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Which of the following human actves has a beneficial effect on soils?

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Which of the following statements is not correct?

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Which of the following best explains why the older fold mountains are much lower and less rugged than the newer ones?

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Which of the following Nigeria rivers provides the longest distance of internal waterways?

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What is the local time of a place on longitude 640E  ? when the GMT is 10.00a .m?

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Which of the following combinations can be regarded as sub-systems within the ecosystem?

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The soil in a typical natural rainforest remains fertile and suitable for arable agriculture because?

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A good example of the tropical grassland is the vegetation found around

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Rock pedestals are most likely to found in?

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When it is 9:00am in Munich, Germany(longitude 11°E), the time in Calcutta, India (longitude 96°E). is?

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Which if the following crops below requires the following conditions for successful cultivation?

i. Heavy rainfall of between 1270mm (50 ins) and 2000mm (80 ins) during the 4 to 6 months growing periods.
ii. High mean temperature of 18° to 27°C (65° to 80°F) no cold season.
iii. A warm, dry period for harvesting.
iv. Loamy or clayey soil and an almost level ground.
v.  Cheap and abundant labour.

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Which of the following is not typical submarine relief feature?

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Mass movement of weathered materials may be gradual or sudden depending on the

I. gradient of the slope and gravitational force

11. weight of the weathered debris

III. supply of lubricating moisture by rainwater coupled with gravitation force

IV. type of weathering which has taken place

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Residual mountains are those caused by

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Foliage is ever green with thin undergrowth,the leaves are small, thick, leathery and needle-shaped. This description is that of the?

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Lines of longitude can best be described as

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The liquid portion of the earth may be referred to as the

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The following conditions are favourable for the formation of deltas except

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The instrument used for recording the direction of the prevailing wind of a place over a period of one month is called?

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Which of the following is a product of chemical weathering?

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Which of the following is not an environmental hazard?

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The greatest hydro-electricity potential in Nigeria is found in the

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Which of the following is not important in defining soil?

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A rain gauge is kept in an open place in the observatory because?

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The monthly range of temperature is the

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Which of the following favours the growth of olives in the Mediterranean region of Africa?

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Loss of farmland can be contributed to all the following except?

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Bush fallowing ensures that

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Textiles industries are best located in the northern part of Nigeria because of the

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Which if the following minerals is most likely to be absent in a region consisting mainly of igneous and metamorphic rocks?

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All the following are characteristics of a limestone region except?

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The presence of gorges in the upper section of rivers is due to the fact that?

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Which of the following pair is not correct in the development of land and sea breeze?

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Which of the following statements best explains the absence or sparcity of undergrowth in the equatorial rain forest?

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Isothermal maps give information about?

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