# cameroon gce 2019 geography paper 1

cameroon gce 2019 geography paper 1

cameroon gce 2019 geography paper 1

The north of the Arctic Circle is referred to as
“Land of the midnight sun” on the 21s’ of June
because:
Study figure 1 and answer questions land 2.
A The length of daylight decreases with
latitude.
B There is 24 hours of daylight.
C The length of daylight increases with
longitude.
D There arc equal hours of daylight and
darkness.
The correct pair of dates that lead to equal
length of day and night is:
A June 2151 and December 22nd
B March 21 sl and September 23rd
C September 23rd and December 22nd
D March 21s’ and June 21s*
Longitudes arc important lines because they are
used to:
A Show direction.
B Calculate time.
C Calculate distances.
D Show seasons.
7.
Figure I for questions 1 and+ 2
The settlement pattern on the map can be
described as:
A Linear .
B Ribbon.
C Nucleated.
D Dispersed
1 .
8.
What is the dominant function of the
settlement from map evidence?
A Communication
B Agricultural
C Commercial
D Religious
On a map scale of 1:50.000, a portion of
coffee plantation covers 8 full squares and 16
half squares. What is the actual surface area
occupied?
A 8km2
B 16km2
C 24km2
D 128km2
2.
The process which involves the transfer of
water from plants into the atmosphere is:
A Evaporation.
B Transpiration.
C Condensation.
D Precipitation.
9.
3.
The drainage basin into which river Benue
empties its water is the:
A Atlantic.
B Congo.
C Niger.
10.
A settlement that has picnic sites, caravan
sites, youth camps, parks would be a/an:
A Education Centre.
B Tourist Centre.
D Commercial CentreO
4.
Study the following list and answer questions 11 and
12.1.Wind Vane, 2. Anemometer, 3.MiIibars,
4.Km/hr, 5. Hygrometer, 6. Barometer,
7. Isobars, 8.0ktas.
Which of the pairs (set) below give the instrument
to measure wind speed and also the unit of
measurement?
A 2 and 4
B 3 and 5
C 6 and 7
D 1 and 8
I I .
5. An area that has only rural land uses will have
aspects such as:
A Woodlands and hamlets.
B Leisure facilities and factories.
C Buildings and Market