# FORM 2 END OF TERM 3 2022 Exam-GEOGRAPHY QUESTIONS And Answers

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GEOGRAPHY FORM 2

END OF TERM 3 – 2022

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1a.  Name two branches of Geography.                                                                           (2 mks)

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b.  What is the relationship between Geography and the following disciplines:

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1. mathematics                                                                                                                (2 mks)

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1. chemistry                                                                                                                      (2 mks)

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2a.(i) what is the solar system?                                                                                         (2 mks)

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(ii) Name three components of the solar system.                                                          (3mks)

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b. (i) Distinguish between revolution and rotation of the earth.                                    (2 mks)

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(ii). State four effects of the rotation of the earth.                                                       (4mks)

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3a.(i).  State four elements of weather.                                                                               (4 mks)

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(ii). Describe four reasons why weather forecasting is important.                                (8mks)

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b.  With the aid of a well labeled diagram explain the formation of relief rainfall.    (9 mks)  ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

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4.  a. Describe the formation of mechanically formed sedimentary rocks.                      (6 mks)

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b. State four uses of rocks.                                                                                    (4mks)

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5a With the aid of a well labeled diagram, explain the formation of the rift valley by tensional forces.                                                                                                                                (10 mks)

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b. Explain three positive effect of folding on human activities.                                       (6 mks)

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6 a. Distinguish between weather and climate.                                                               (2 mks)

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b. State three characteristics of modified equatorial climate in the coastal region.      (4 mks)

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c. Explain four factors which influence climate.                                                              (8 mks)

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(i) Differentiate between desertification and aridity.                                                            (2mks)

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(ii)  Explain three natural causes of aridity ad desertification.                                               (6 mks)

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7a  What is vegetation?                                                                                                  (2 mks)

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b  Name three types of vegetation.                                                                                 (3 mks)

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c.   Explain how the following factors influence the distribution of vegetables.            (2mks)

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(i).    Aspect                                                                                                            (2 mks)

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(ii).   Precipitation.                                                                                                  (2mks)

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(iii).   Temperature.                                                                                                 (2mks) ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………