**JAMB Day 1 Questions and Answers, Topics **

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The following are questions shared By Some candidates who’ve done their examination, this is not expo, do not memorize.

**ENGLISH LANGUAGE**

shina is not as old ___ we thought A. Like B. As

**SYNONYMS & ANTONYMS**

The words were;

1. Malevolence

2. August occasion

3. Complacent

4. Bogus

5. Repealed

6. Quick tempered

7. Nocturnal

8. Impertinence

9. Sagacity

10. Impregnable

11. Seldom

12. Invigorating opposite

Who introduced snail dish

How the habit know that tomiwa was not salma

What does it mean when someone gives generous to a fault

Who are the two in the car

With salma

If we ____now what will you give me

A met

B meet

C meant

D met

Emphatic stress and stress on Reminiscence

**Under sentence interpretation**

Hat trick

Put one’s house in order

Out of bounds

Generous to a fault

**Cloze Passage**

Reading, writing, etc skills

**Comprehension**

Man and mosquito

**Life changer**

They ask how much was given to tomiwa to share with her friends

They ask where they caught Zaki

**For english**

**Rules of concord should be studied wella**

Who is the hero in lion and the jewel

In China,the bat is symbol for happiness.

Not for me.

Lakunle was against tradition

Baroka was against modernity

Which figure of speech was used

This poem that has to do with rage

Rage deprives you…..

Sesay oumar is from….

Caution is the first order of security..

Figure of speech?

Nii and Massa has been married for how many years.

Colonel redfern is unable to cope with the…?

Past

Present

Future

Dominant figure of speech in caged bird

ENGLISH

Who introduced the snail delicacy

How much did labaran give salma for her friends

Then how much was her personal money

Meaning of gospel truth

How much did Habib give Tomiwa

Then there was stress

Sound.

**GOVERNMENT**

Who was the head of palace Hausa/Fulani pre colonial administration

Recruitment of legislative BLA BLA BLA was done by who

Security in the Igbo pre-colonial was by…

Ofo

Ozo

Age grades

How many states was created in 1996

The kind of election that the highest votes wins is what?

They asked about the first name of the electoral commission

Mine was…which electoral commission conducted the 1979 election.

Sovereignty is a characteristics of ___

They asked about monarch and Aristocracy, Feudalism, Common wealth, Hausa Authority

The first give political parties in second republic?

**ECONOMICS**

Demand and supply

Elasticity of demand

Money

Banks

Market

Opec

1. Problems of computing national income using output method

2. Which is the oldest international trade theories

3. Definition of isoquant

4. Factors affecting supply

5. A rise in naira in relation to dollar is called what??

MATHEMATICS

1,Calculate the area of an equilateral triangle of side 8cm

A. 8√3

B. 16

C. 4√3

D. 16√3

2,The pie chart shows the monthly expenditure of a public servant. The monthly expenditure on housing is twice that of school fees. How much does the worker spend on housing if his monthly income is ₦7200?

A. ₦1000

B. ₦2000

C. ₦3000

D. ₦4000

3,Approximate 0.9875 to 1 decimal place.

A. 1.1

B. 1.0

C. 0.9

D. 0.10

4,Add 54 eightand 67eight

giving your answers in base eight

A. 111

B. 121

C. 123

D. 143

5,IN A CLASS OF 40 STUDENTS, 32 OFFER MATHEMATICS, 24 OFFER PHYSICS AND 4 OFFER NEITHER MATHEMATICS NOR PHYSICS. HOW MANY OFFER BOTH MATHEMATICS AND PHYSICS?

A. 4

B. 8

C. 16

D. 20

6,If X, Y can take values from the set (1, 2, 3 ,4), find the probability that the product of X and Y is not greater than 6

A. 58

B. 516

C. 12

D. 38

7,A trader realises 10x – x2

Naira profit from the sale of x bags of corn. How many bags will give him the maximum profit?

A. 7

B. 6

C. 5

D. 4

8,If y = 23five

101three

, find y, leaving your answer in base two

A. 1110

B. 10111

C. 11101

D. 111100

9,Calculate the total surface area of a cupboard which measures 12cm by 10cm by 8cm

A. 1920cm2

B. 592cm2

C. 296cm2

D. 148cm2

Correct Answer: Option B

10,Convert 0.04945 to two significant figures

A. 0.040

B. 0.049

C. 0.050

D. 0.49

11,The probabilities that John and James pass an examination are 34 and 35 respectively. Find the probability of both boys failing the examination.

A. 110

B. 210

C. 920

D. 112

12, If the simple interest on a sum of money invested at 3% per annum for 212

years is N123, find the principal.

A. N676.50

B. N820

C. N1,640

D. N4,920

13,. A machine valued at N20,000 depreciates by 10% every year. What will be the value of the machine at the end of two years?

A. N16,200

B. N14,200

C. N12,000

D. N8,000

14. A boy walks 800m in 20 minutes. Calculate his average speed in Km/H

A. 2.4

B. 4

C. 24

15,A car uses one litre of petrol for every 14km. If one litre of petrol cost N63.00, how far can the car go with N900.00 worth of petrol?

A. 420Km

B. 405Km

C. 210Km

D. 200Km

16,Two sisters, Taiwo and Kehinde, own a store. The ratio of Taiwo’s share to Kehinde’s is 11:9. Later Kehinde sells 23 of her share to Taiwo for N720.00. Find the value of the store

A. N1,080.00

B. N2,400.00

C. N3,000.00

D. N3,600.00

17,. A room is 12m long, 9m wide and 8m high. Find the cosine of the angle which a diagonal of the room makes with the floor of the room

A. 1517

B. 917

C. 815

D. 127

18Divide the L.C.M of 48, 64 and 80 by their H.C.F

A. 20

B. 30

C. 48

D. 60

19,Find the equation of the line through (5,7) parallel to the line 7x + 5y = 12

A. 5x + 7y = 20

B. 7x + 5y = 70

C. xy = 7

D. 15x + 17y = 90

20, A man’s initial salary is N540.00 a month and increases after each period of six months by N36.00 a month. Find his salary in the eight month of the third year.

A. N828.00

B. N756.00

C. N720.00

D. N684.00

21,Evaluate (2√3 – 4) (2√3 + 4)

A. -4

B. -2

C. 2

D. 4

22,Find the equation of the tangent at the point (2, 0) to the curve y = x2- 2x

A. y = 2x – 4

B. y = 2x + 4

C. y = 2x – 2

D. y = 2x + 2

23,Evaluate log2 8 – log3 1919

A. -1 112

B. -1

C. 1

D. 5

24,Tanθ is positive and Sinθ is negative. In which quadrant does θ lies

A. Second only

B. Third only

C. Fourth only

D. First and third only

Correct Answer: Option B

25,Given that Sin (5x− 28)o = Cos(3x − 50)o, Ox < 90o

Find the value of x

A. 14o

B. 21o

C. 32o

D. 39o

Correct Answer: Option B

26,Find the average of the first four prime numbers greater than 10

A. 20

B. 19

C. 17

D. 15

27,If the mean of 4, y, 8 and 10 is 7. Find Y?

A. 6

B. 10

C. 7

D. 9

28,Find the derivative of y = ( 13X + 6)

A. 2×33 – 2x + k

B. 23( 13X + 6)

C. 23( 13X + 6)2

D. 13( 13X + 6)2

29,In a school of 150 students, 80 offer French while 60 offer Arabic and 20 offer neither. How many students offer both subjects?

A. 45

B. 10

C. 35

D. 30

30, If the 2nd term of a G.P is 89and the 6th term is 412. Find the common ratio.

A. 2

B. 32

C. 23

D. 3

31,The sum of the interior angles of a polygon is a given as 1080o. Find the number of the sides of the polygon.

A. 5

B. 7

C. 6

D. 8

32,If line p = 5x + 3 is parallel to line p = wx + 5. Find the value of w.

A. 7

B. 3

C. 6

D. 5

33,Evaluate ∫(cos4x + sin3x)dx

A. sin4x – cos3x + k

B. sin4x + cos3x + k

C. 14sin4x – 13cos3x + k

D. 14sin4x + 13cos3x + k

34,Calculate the range of 20, -6, 25, 30, 21, 28, 32, 33, 34, 5, 3, 2, and 1.

A. 32

B. 36

C. 33

D. 40

35,Calculate the perimeter of a sector of a circle of raduis 12cm and angle 60o.

A. (12 + 4π

B. (24 + 4π)cm

C. (12 + 6π)cm

D. (24 + 6π)cm

36,Given U = {xx is a positive integer less than 15} and P = {xx is even number from 1 to 14}. Find the compliment

A. {1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15}

B. {2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13}

C. {1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13}

D. {2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 15}

37,A number of pencils were shared out among Bisi, Sola and Tunde in the ratio of 2:3:5 respectively. If Bisi got 5, how many were shared out?

A. 15

B. 25

C. 30

D. 50

38,Calculate the perimeter of a sector of a circle of raduis 9cm and angle 36o.

A. 18cm

B. (18 + 9π5)cm

C. (9 + 9π5)cm

D. 9π5cm

39,An arc subtends an angle of 30o at the centre of a circle radius 12cm. Calculate the length of the arc.

A. 6π

B. 2πcm

C. 3πcm

D. 9πcm

40, If a car travels 120km on 45 litres of petrol, how much petrol is needed for a journey of 600km?

A. 720 litres

B. 160 litres

C. 225 litres

D. 960 litres

**Chemistry**

Kindly study your electrochemical series very well. 3 questions came out from it

Types of Bonding, Solubility, Production of Salt

What will not react with oxygen to give acidic oxide A. Chlorine B. Phosphorus

All metals are ___ the Answer is reducing agent

The final product of the oxidation of ethanol with K2Cr2O7 solution is?

In the food processing industry , the seperating techniques used for quantitative analysis is?

Tin is extracted from cassiterite by?

The reaction of ethanoic acid and PCl5 will give?

How many neutrons are present in an atom of mass number 37 and atomic number 17

What volume of water added to 10dm-³ of a 2.0molar HCl solution to give a final solution of a 0.5moldm-³

What is the monomer of polyvinylchloride?

What is the property of all metals?

What is the mass of copper when 2F is passed through it?

What is the empirical formula of 69% carbon, 15.3% hydrogen and 30.7% oxygen?

Polyvinyl chloride is made from

Find the number of neutrons if atomic number is 17 and mass number is 37.

H^+ + OH^- to give water is what type of reaction.

The addition of charcoal to filter bed in town water supply is for what purpose?

Chemist organic compounds

Empirical formula

Isomerism

the percentage of gases in the air

Which if these gases give blue color to a bunsen flame.

A. H2S

B. So2

C. Hcl

D. Co2

H is an ionic compound in A. HCL B. Nah C. Ch4

which of these produces a pale blue flame of a bunsen burner

when hydrogen peroxide reacts with acidified kmno4 the purple colour changes to ?

which of these is a monomer of poly vinyl chloride

**PHYSICS**

In RLC circuit resonance occurs when ?

I choose XL = XC sha

What happens to the leaf of a gold leaf electroscope when the same charge is put on it?

When a magnet is divided into two, what is formed?

Oxidation of filament is prevented by?

When saturated vapour pressure is equal to atmospheric pressure, what is that?

What is the slope of a velocity time graph?

Resonance in a R-L-C circuit is denoted by?

A gas of volume 546cm³ at 0⁰c. Find the final volume if the temperature is -100⁰C?

The phenomena of capillarity is?

What is the property of wave that doesn’t change with medium?

How do you convert an a.c motor to d.c motor?… By changing?

What is the consequence of dispersion?

Charge carriers in p-type semi conductors are?

What is the formula for refractive index?

Two bodies moving with 210ms-¹ and 220ms-¹. What is their relative velocity?

An image of height 40cm is 30cm from a mirror. If the height of the image is 20cm, what is the distance of the image from the mirror ?

Find the energy dissipated in a circuit of 0.5A and 40V in 2 minutes

Which is a derived unit?… Newton

A resistance thermometer is 500 at ice point and 550 at steam point. What I the temperature at 535 ohms?

**CRS**

The cow of bashans would be condemned Abi rebuke By

A chain

B rope

C scale

D flood

The book of Philemon teaches ——

In Paul’s teaching of justification by faith one can now what ——-

Crs the questions are long in my head

The Dry bones Ezekiel saw signifies

A joy of Israel

B hope of Israel

C peace

D faith of Israel

In matthews account the lord told his disciples to go to where ——-

Don’t rob people of their wages was said by who during the preaching of baptism**.**

The ass he used for triumphant entry signifies

Kingship and humility

Humility and love

Humility and happiness

Humility and service.

**BIOLOGY**

What is the function of Petaloid sepals?

What is the plant characteristics of euglena?

What is the association between shark and remora fish?

An example of carnivorous plant is?

What is the bone of the ear?….stirrup

What is the process of urine formation?

Lime water turning milky confirms the?

Components of blood?

The urinogenital tract of a male ?

Who postulated the theory of use and disuse?

Movement in amoeba is through?

Population

QUESTIONS

MATHEMATICS

1. Calculate the area of an equilateral triangle of side 8cm

A. 8√3

B. 16

C. 4√3

D. 16√3

2. The pie chart shows the monthly expenditure of a public servant. The monthly expenditure on housing is twice that of school fees How much does the worker spend on housing if his monthly income is ₦72,000

A. ₦1,000

B ₦2,000

C. ₦3,000

D. ₦4,000

3. Approximate 0.9875 to 1 decimal place.

A. 1.1

B. 1.0

C. 0.9

D. 0.10

4. Add 54base 8 and 67base 8 giving your answer in base 8.

A. 111

B 121

C. 123

D. 143

5. In a class of 40 students, 32 offer mathematics, 24 offer physics and 4 offer neither mathematics nor physucs, how many offer both mathematics and physics?

A. 4

B. 8

C. 16

D. 20

6. If X, Y can take values from the set (1,2,3,4), find the probability that the product of X and Y is not greater than 6

A. 58

B. 516

C 12

D. 38

7. A trader realises 10x -x2 Naira profit from tbe sale of x bags of corn. How many bags will give him the maximum profit?

A. 7

B. 6

C. 5

D. 4

8. If y=23five

101three, find y, leaving your answer in base 2

A. 1110

B. 10111

C. 11101

D. 111100

9. Calculate the total surface area of a cupboard which measures 12 cm by 10cm by 8cm

A. 1920cm²

B. 592cm²

C. 296cm²

D. 158cm²

10. Convert 0.04945 to two significant figures

A 0.040

B. 0.050

C 0.49

D. 0.049

11. The probabilities that John and James pass an examination are 34 and 35 respectively. Find the probability of both boys failing the examination

A. 110

B. 210

C. 920

D. 1120

12. Convert (10110.011)base 2 in base 10?

13. In how many ways can kantata be formed?

14. cube of (101) base 2 (i.e cube is thrice 100*101*101)

ENGLISH

Antonyms and Synonyms words that came out.

Frivolous

Accent

Tremendous

Flippant

Callous

Boqus

Complacent

Humdrum

Impertinent

Sagacity

The passage was based on “MOSQUITO AND ANIMAL KINGDOM”

1. What question did Bint ask Mallam Salihu?

2. What did Omar get in his

JAMB exam?

3. Who introduced the snail soup?

4. Where did the police arrest Zaki?

5. How much was given to Tomiwa?

6. How did Habib notice that the girl on the car is not Salma?

Why does Ummi eavesdrop on her children?

Who and who was in the car.

Answer Abib and laraba.

Where was Talle arrested?

How much did Tomiwa give her roommates?

. Snakes and ladders always____me happy these days.

A. makes

B. make

C. made

D. making

. My____is for you to refuse the___of the wicked.

A. advise/advice

B. advice/advise

C. advice/advice

D. advise/advise

Synonyms

. He was supposed to “envelop”

. Bogus- Means fake

. Possible interpretation

He is generous to a fault

Vowel sounds

Bluff

A. rough

Consonant sound

Batch

A. Church

Stress

characterise

continental

Emphatic stress

John CANNOT only sing, he can also dance

CHEMISTRY

1. N2(g) + 3H2(g) = 2NH3(g)

From the equation above, calculate the volume of gaseous produced if 0.5 moles of Nitrogen gas are used under standard condition [G.M.V=22.5dm³]

A. 2.24dm³

B. 22.4dm³

C. 11.2dm³

D. 44.8dm³

The device used to measure the angle of dip is

A. Dip circle

B. Dip protractor

C. Magnetic dip

D. Dip angular

R-L-C circuit, resonance occurs with?

PHYSICS

What is the slope on velocity time graph?

What is the effect of hydrogen bubble i.e. polarization?

A good machine should have what value for it machanical advantage?

CHEMISTRY

Atomic theory

Quantization

Types of reaction

Endothermic and exothermic

Electrolysis (mass of copper)

Gas law(Charles law)

What to consider in the production of salt

Reaction of ethanol and phosphorus 5 oxide

Monomer of polyvinyl chloride is called?

Tin is extracted from cassiterite by ?

Consequences of dispersion of light is?

Compound microscope can produce?

Slope of a velocity time graph is?

According to kinetic molecular model in gasses is?

Pressure in a liquid increases with ?

One question asked for the structure of a neuron

The vertebrae present at the neck region is……

The splash zone is found in….

Yellow fever is transmitted by which vector

A wave equation will be given where you have to get the wave number… Thisone was really simple

In English,antonym of invigorating

Birds moving away from their habitat due to unfavorable climate conditions Is what type of adaptation?

Air spaces are found in what structure of a plant cell

A) palisade layer

B)epidermis

C)spongy layer

D)cuticle(not sure about this option)

The part of a flower that attracts pollinating agent is called? A. Sepal B. Petal

Oxygen is necessary for the germination of seed because? To active the enzymes or so

A fruit produces from a single ovary and multiple carpels is called? A indehiscebt B aggregate C composite D simple fruits

A bus initially moves from rest to 40M in 2mins. Calculate its acceleration… The answer is 4

**Maths**

If the value of log 3=0.47 and log 2= 0.30 .find log 5 all in base 10

2. They asked about the perimeter of a sector having radius of 10cm and @ as 60

3. Find the mean deviation of the numbers 2,5(x+2),7,(x+1) if their mean is equal to 6 .

The instrument used for viewing the sun is called a) telescope b)helioscope✅

An example of a solid gas mixture is (All I know for this one Is the answer is smoke)

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**Use Of English JAMB Day 1 Questions from some candidates for 2024**

1. About the first meeting of Ummi with the H.O.D

2. The register was about government and lawmakers stuff

3. Under Synonyms and Antonyms: ferocious, prodigious, lynch, exorbitant

4. The questions from the life-changer were centred around Ummi: What happened during her registration. The event with her HOD and the atmosphere.

5. Questions on stress, emphatic stress, antonyms and synonyms, vowels and consonants, lexis and structure and a comprehension passage

6. We were given a comprehension about group studying

7. We were given a register about arms and tiers of government

8. When Ummi went to the HOD’s office Dr. Samuel Johnson

9. After Ummi used the HOD’S toilet, she felt…

10. When the HOD told Ummi your welcome my dear, Ummi felt…

11, IDIOM: What it means to be ‘dressed to the nine?’

12. IDIOM: what it means to ‘hit the hay’?

13. All the questions came out from Ummi’s meeting with Dr Samuel Johnson

14. Why did Ummi lie to the HOD that she was pressed?

15. Why didn’t Ummi tell the HOD that she was married?

16. Ummi described the way girls dressed in the University as

17. Whom did Salma compare the University lecturers to?

18. In HOD’s Office, why Ummi didn’t sit down until she was asked to

19. How did Ummi feel after using the toilet

20. the HOD commended Ummi’s? 21. Ans pattern of dressing 22. 2. After Ummi used the toilet he felt?

23. Ans. Still uncomfortable and embarrassed

24. 3. Ummi was wearing what in the HOD office?

25. Ans. A decent dress but not on her Hijab… This one was tactful, read carefully all the options

26. The HOD’s salutation Made Ummi? 27. Options A & B are off

28. But options C & D still confusing me till now

29. C. Suspicious

30. D. Discomfit

31. “One does not volunteer for questions unless asks from’ was said by who? Ans Ummi

32. Stress germinate Answer is GERminate 33. refrigerator Answer is reFRIgerator

34. The mother advised her daughter to hit the hay means?

35. The synonym of “chivalrous” Answer is Honorable or respect

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**Mathematics JAMB Day 1 Questions and Topics from some candidates**

1. Matrix, polynomials, integration and differentiation, set, probability, inequalities and statistics

2. Cumulative frequency is drawn ona graph to get the -Answer is media

3. Find the value of x 3*(x-2) + 3*x=4

4. In how many ways can the word MATHEMATICS be arranged

5. Differential calculus

6. Mntegral calculus

7. Mensuration

**Literature in English JAMB Day 1 questions**

The old novels were used

1. The honest among the options was A. Keri

B. Kpakpo

C. Adade

D. Onko

2. The first child of Kabria was

A. Obea

B. Essie

C. Ottu

3. The dominant device in the pulley is A. Imagery

b. Assonance

C. Alliteration

4. Yaremi was called the unusual woman because

A. She rejected the cap picking

B. Worked hard

5.Ajumobi

A. Stays close to her wife

B. is a polygamists who mistreats his wives C. Owns large cocoa plantation

6. Bigger Thomas killed Mary with

A. Knife

B. Pillow

C. Sickle

D. Spade

7. Who is Peggy

A. Dalton’s maid

B. Mary’s friend

C. Daughter of Dalton

8. Ochuole deceived Alohp due to her

A. Desperation

B. Inconsideration

9. Who are proved to be close friends forever

A. Madam Hoha and Ochuole

B. Fofo and Ogeyi

C. Yabubu and Inaku

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