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Question 1
A
Nigeria passed through different stages of development
B
civilization in the area began with the Stone Age
C
the people of Nigeria came from the East
D
Nigerian civilization is related to that of Greek.
Explanation.
Archaeological findings indicated that Nok passed through early, middle and late Stole Age as well as the Iron Age.

Correct Option:
A
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Question 2
A
Middle Age Stone
B
Late Stone Age
C
Iron Age
D
Early Stone Age.
Explanation.
The middle Stone Age was characterized by facetted butts; the Iron Age by the development of iron and other metallic weapons and the Early Stone Age by bifaces, cleavers, picks and choppers.

Correct Option:
B
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Question 3
A
economic interdependence
B
military alliance
C
marriage ties
D
political ties
Explanation.

No official Explanation yet!


Correct Option:
A
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Question 4
A
Tarikh-as Sudan.
B
The European account.
C
The Kano Chronicle.
D
The Arab traders account.
Explanation.
The Kano Chronicle mentions only the relationship between Kano and neighbouring states; the European accounts contain information about Nigerias coastal states while Tarikh-al- Sudan supplies information
on mainly Western and central Sudanese states.

Correct Option:
C
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Question 5
A
similarities of Benin and Ife arts
B
similarities in their political structures
C
relationship between Oranmiyan and Ogiso dynasties
D
Oranmiyan legend in Benin history.
Explanation.
There was no relationship between the Oranmiyan and Ogiso Dynasties the letter of which had been superceded by the republican system; and Oranmiyan connection with Benin history produced similarities in life and Benin art as well as in their political structures

Correct Option:
D
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Question 6
A
they were ignorant of the area
B
the African middlemen served their needs
C
of their fear of the African middlemen
D
they were very few in number.
Explanation.

No official Explanation yet!


Correct Option:
B
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Question 7
A
people with criminal records
B
able-bodied men
C
disabled persons
D
people with low income.
Explanation.
Disabled persons as well as old persons and children were not taken as they would not be able to work on sugar
cane and tobacco plantations in America where they were taken to.

Correct Option:
B
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Question 8
A
their cause was just
B
the Hausa rulers were divided
C
they had superior weapons
D
the masses supported them.
Explanation.

No official Explanation yet!


Correct Option:
D
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Question 9
A
normalizing relations with Sokoto Caliphate
B
rebuilding the armed forces
C
reviving the ailing economy
D
safeguarding the religion of Islam.
Explanation.
Rabeh had an efficient army at that time and his immediate aim certainly did not include establishing any contact with the Sokoto caliphate as he saw himself as another Muslim reformer.

Correct Option:
C
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Question 10
A
boundary disputes between them
B
succession to the Ijebu throne
C
British annexation of Lagos
D
Ibadans attempt to reach the coast.
Explanation.
The Ijebu and Egba were fiercely opposed to Ibadans attempt to procure arms and ammunition directly from
Lagos to prosecute her wars.

Correct Option:
D

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