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PVS Agricultural Science Examination 2nd Term (Primary 3)

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  • Mon 27, November 2023
  • 2nd Term Term

Hi, try out the PVS Agricultural Science Examination for Second (2nd) Term. This exam is for primary 3 or Basic 3 and contains topics such as balance diets, food classes, food processing and preservations among others.

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PVS Agricultural Science Examination 2nd Term (Primary 3)
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Duration: 20 minutes


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1.
When someone’s diet lacks iodine, the person can develop ________
A.
bowlegs
B.
big stomach
C.
goiter
D.
big head
Reveal Answer
goiter

2.
When a child develops big stomach, big heads and thin limbs; that child is said to be suffering from______________.
A.
cholera
B.
kwashiorkor
C.
diarrhea
D.
stunted growth
Reveal Answer
kwashiorkor

3.
Which of these foods is an example of oil and fatty foods?
A.
maize
B.
beans
C.
pork
D.
crayfish
Reveal Answer
pork

4.
What method is best for preserving corn?
A.
smoking
B.
freezing
C.
sun drying
D.
salting
Reveal Answer
sun drying

5.
Smoking can be used to preserve ________.
A.
rice
B.
fish
C.
maize
D.
soya beans
Reveal Answer
fish

6.
Which of these foods is an example of protein foods?
A.
garri
B.
wheat
C.
magarine
D.
milk
Reveal Answer
milk

7.
Favour wants to surprise her friend for her birthday. So she goes to the market and buys different ingredients to bake a cake. This process is known as ____________ processing.
A.
planned
B.
secondary
C.
primary
D.
necessary
Reveal Answer
secondary

8.
All of these are the importance of balanced diet EXCEPT____________.
A.
It makes us strong
B.
It prevents illness
C.
It causes goiter
D.
It helps us develop well
Reveal Answer
It causes goiter

9.
When preparing our meal, we make sure one food group is more than the others. Which of these classes of food should take the higher proportion in a meal?
A.
vitamin
B.
mineral
C.
carbohydrate
D.
protein
Reveal Answer
carbohydrate

10.
A meal is said to be ______ if it contains all the essential food substances in the right order.
A.
adequate
B.
unbalanced
C.
inadequate
D.
balanced
Reveal Answer
balanced

11.
Mr. Adams is a cassava farmer. Each time he harvests his cassava, he converts it into garri for sale. This process is known as __________ processing.
A.
primary
B.
secondary
C.
secondly
D.
important
Reveal Answer
primary

12.
In order to Increase the length of time for which a food retain its quality, you have to _________.
A.
eat it
B.
preserve it
C.
leave it
D.
blend it
Reveal Answer
preserve it

13.
What method is best for preserving meat?
A.
cooking
B.
Sun drying
C.
freezing
D.
salting
Reveal Answer
Sun drying

14.
Protein foods are also called _______________.
A.
body building food
B.
strength giving food
C.
life-giving food
D.
energy giving food
Reveal Answer
body building food

15.
All of these are forms of cooking EXCEPT _______.
A.
baking
B.
boiling
C.
steaming
D.
salting
Reveal Answer
salting

16.
Carbohydrates are mostly __________ food.
A.
bitter
B.
fresh
C.
salty
D.
starchy
Reveal Answer
starchy

17.
Which of these foods has already been processed?
A.
yam
B.
groundnut
C.
pap
D.
wheat
Reveal Answer
pap

18.
Which of the following is not part of the components of a balanced diet?
A.
water
B.
carbon-dioxide
C.
mineral
D.
protein
Reveal Answer
carbon-dioxide

19.
Which of these classes of food keep the body warm?
A.
protein
B.
Fat and oil
C.
vitamin
D.
mineral
Reveal Answer
Fat and oil

20.
Joshua meal is yam and oil only. Some classes of food are obviously absent, his meal is said to be ___________.
A.
insufficient
B.
inadequate
C.
unbalanced
D.
improper
Reveal Answer
unbalanced

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2 Dara_Enoch 10 8 min.
3 THE WORD 5 3 min.
4 THE WORD MODEL/ 4 6 min.
5 math 1 1 min.