P250/3

Geography

Paper 3

Nov, 2020

3hrs

ST. MARYS’ KITENDE

Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education

RESOURCEFUL

GEOGRAPHY

(UGANDA AND FIELDWORK)

PAPER 3

3 HOURS

                                    

 

Instructions

  • Answer four questions in all, one from section A and three questions from section B.
  • Credit will be given for the use of relevant sketch maps, diagrams and local examples studied in the field.
  • Any additional question(s) attempted will not be marked.

 

 

SECTION A

FIELD WORK

 

1. For any fieldwork study you have carried out ;

a) i) State the topic of study.                                (2marks)

ii) Outline the objectives of the study.                        (5marks)

 

b) Describe the prefield steps you followed in preparation for the study.                                                     (7marks)

 

c) Outline the challenges you faced in preparation for the study.    (6marks)

 

d) How did you conclude the study?                        (5marks)

 

 

2. For any fieldwork you have carried out on a trading center

a) i) State the topic.                                    (2marks)

ii) Outline the objectives                                 (5marks)

b) Illustrate how the following methods helped you to collect data.

i) Sketching         ii) Measuring         iii) Sampling         (6marks)

 

c) What challenges did you face                             (6marks)

 

d) Explain the skills you gained from the study.                (6marks)

 

SECTION B

 

3. To what extent is the current population growth trend a result of human factors?                                            (25marks)

 

4. “Its limited capital affecting modernization of the agricultural sector.” Discuss.                                            (25marks)

 

5. Assess the impact of wetland conservation in Uganda.            (25marks)

 

6. Explain the factors favouring development of the energy sector in Uganda.                                                (25marks)

7. a) Explain the state of urbanization in Uganda.                (10marks)

b) Outline the challenges of urbanization in Uganda.            (15marks)

 

8. The table below shows Tourist arrival in Uganda from different countries of Africa.

Country

No. of Tourist in Millions

Kenya

48

Tanzania

94

Rwanda

64

Burundi

88

DRC

30

 

  1. Draw a pie graph to illustrate the information in the table.     (7marks)
  2. Assess the implications of increased tourist arrivals in Uganda on the environment.                                    (18marks)

 

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