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NOUN Past Questions: CSS134 - Geography of Nigeria

Postby Jed » Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:20 pm

CSS 134_ PART 1
1. Major Factors of distribution of modern industries in Nigeria is _________ [raw
materials]

2. The rainy season in Nigeria generally lasts from_________ [April to October]

3. The Movement of people and goods from place to place is referred to as _______
transportation

4. Nigeria was split into twelve states in [1976]

5. The total land area of Nigeria is _______ square kilometres. [923,768]

6. Nigeria’s fisheries may be divided into two namely River fisheries and_____fisheries
[inland water fisheries]

7. Which of the following are the two (2) main types of animal husbandry in Nigeria?
Answer is [Nomadic animal husbandry and sedentary husbandry]

8. The northern states are within the __________ belt [Savanna]

9. One of these is a sub-division of Nigerian upland? [The Mandara. and the Biu
Plateau.

10. One of the two trade winds of Nigerian Climate are [Northeast trade wind]

11. Nigeria has a coastline state called_____,hosting one of the nine new federal
universities. [Bayels]

12. Civil war in Nigeria started in_____ [1967

13. Nigeria has between 250 and_____ ethnic groups. [400]

14.Tin-ore was mined in commercial quantities around 1905 in _____[Jos]

15.Commercial fishing can be carried out with the aid of [trawlers]


CSS 134_ PART 2

1. Animal husbandry is also called______ [Livestock farming]

2. The growing of crops by artificially supplying them with water is known as
_______[irrigated agriculture]

3. Railway development in Nigeria started with _____ [Lagos - Ibadan line]

4. Railway development in Nigeria started in _____ [1890]

5. What percentage of the population of Nigeria lives in urban settlements? Answer is
[20% to 30%]

6. Government investments is heavy in favour of ______ [Urban areas]

7. The Sudanese Empires, Ashanti Empire of Ghana, Mali and the Songhai established
a system of cities for ________ [Commerce and Administration]

8. When did Uthman Dan Fodio, lead a Jihad or Holy War [1804]

9. Richard Lander estimated the population of Sokoto in 1825-1827 to be
______[120,000]

10. According to study reports, the population of Kano between 1851 and 1855 was
________[30,000]

11. Major Problem of road transport in Nigeria is _______ [poor road network]

12. A country’s_________force consists of people aged between 15 to 64 years
[Labour]

13. The two main types of vegetation in Nigeria are ______ [Forest and Savannah]

14. Nigeria is divided into ________ Local Government Areas. [774]

15. Manufacturing establishments in Nigeria are located in_________areas [urban]


CSS 134_ PART 3

1. The main types of seasons in Nigeria are Hammattan and ______ [Winter]

2. Nigeria is divided into _____ geo-political zones [six]

3. Before Abuja, States that were used as Nigeria’ s capitals are Lagos and ______
[Calabar]

4. The railway line was extended to _______ in 1906 [Jebba]

5. Coal was discovered at Enugu in_________ [1915]

6. The first export of raw cotton from Nigeria was in ________ [1851]

7. __________is not a livestock zone in Nigeria [southern Nigeria]

8. There are three livestock zones in the country: northern zone, central zone and
______ [southern zone]

9. Udi Plateau is located in the_________ [Eastern]

10. Cross river Valley is found in the_________ [Cross River]

11. The highest point In Nigeria is found in ___________ [Shebshi Mountains]

12. The famous Mambilla Plateau and the Alantika Mountains are found in the
________ [North]

13. The possession of fire arms without a _________is both a threat to security and a
crime in Nigeria. [license]

14. A person studying crime and security will be concerned with people, conditions and
events taking place in a particular place or in particular places on the earth’s surface

is________ [TRUE]

15. Every place or area on the earth’s surface has characteristics which distinguish it
from every other place or ________ [area]



CSS 134_ PART 4

1. All of Nigeria's neighbors are formals French colonies and have an approach to
public law and international ____________relations. [Trade]

2. Nigeria has cordial relationship with her________ in west Africa [neighbours]

3. The main problem of fishing in Nigeria territorial waters is____________ [oil spilage]

4. Keeping or rearing of domesticated animals is called___________ [animal
husbandry]

5. The way the land is used is called__________[land use]

6. The way the land is owned is_________ [land rights]

7. Cocoa production was in forest belt of South-western Nigeria started
in_____________ [19th Century]

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