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Are you familiar with WASSCE, and do you think you can pass this quiz? The West African Senior School Certificate is a specialized test in which students procure a certificate given to them by the West African Senior School Certificate. The subjects that the exam focuses on are English, math, integrated science, and social studies. If you want to understand more about WASSCE, then you should take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The Examination Has Contributed To Education in The Following Anglophonic Countries of West Africa Except?

    • A.

      Sierra Leone

    • B.

      Ghana

    • C.

      Cameroon 

    • D.

      Gambia

    Correct Answer
    C. Cameroon 
    Explanation
    The question asks for the Anglophonic countries in West Africa that have been contributed to education by the examination mentioned. The correct answer is Cameroon because it is not one of the Anglophonic countries in West Africa. Sierra Leone, Ghana, and Gambia are all Anglophonic countries in West Africa that have been influenced by the examination in terms of education.

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  • 2. 

    WASSCE Started in?

    • A.

      1960

    • B.

      1952

    • C.

      1964

    • D.

      1955

    Correct Answer
    B. 1952
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1952. The West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) started in 1952. This examination is administered by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) and is taken by students in Anglophone West African countries, including Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Liberia, and The Gambia. It is a standardized test that assesses the academic performance and readiness of students for higher education or the job market.

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  • 3. 

    University of London School Examinations Matriculation Council and West African Departments of Education Met Concerning Education in West Africa in The Year?

    • A.

      1930

    • B.

      1935

    • C.

      1948

    • D.

      1950

    Correct Answer
    C. 1948
    Explanation
    In 1948, the University of London School Examinations Matriculation Council and West African Departments of Education met to discuss education in West Africa. This meeting was significant as it brought together two important institutions to address educational concerns in the region. The year 1948 marked a milestone in the collaboration between these entities, highlighting their commitment to improving education in West Africa.

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  • 4. 

    The Examination is for Prospective?

    • A.

      Undergraduates 

    • B.

      Postgraduates

    • C.

      Professors

    • D.

      Lecturers

    Correct Answer
    A. Undergraduates 
    Explanation
    This question is asking about the prospective individuals who are taking the examination. The correct answer is "Undergraduates" because undergraduates are students who are pursuing their first bachelor's degree and are typically the ones who take examinations to gain admission into universities or colleges. Postgraduates have already completed their bachelor's degree and are pursuing further education, while professors and lecturers are usually the ones who conduct the examinations rather than taking them.

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  • 5. 

    WASSCE Endowment Fund Was Created in Which Country?

    • A.

      Nigeria

    • B.

      Gambia

    • C.

      Liberia

    • D.

      Ghana

    Correct Answer
    C. Liberia
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Liberia. The WASSCE Endowment Fund was created in Liberia.

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  • 6. 

    The Endowment Fund Was Created in Liberia in The Year?

    • A.

      1986

    • B.

      1983

    • C.

      1982

    • D.

      1981

    Correct Answer
    C. 1982
    Explanation
    In 1982, the Endowment Fund was established in Liberia. This fund was created to provide financial support and resources for various initiatives and projects in the country. It aimed to promote economic development, education, healthcare, and other important sectors. By creating this fund, Liberia hoped to strengthen its economy and improve the lives of its citizens.

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  • 7. 

    The WASSCE Endowment Fund is Used for?

    • A.

      Supporting The Foundation

    • B.

      Building Schools

    • C.

      Supporting The Countries

    • D.

      Buying Books for The Less Privileged

    Correct Answer
    D. Buying Books for The Less Privileged
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Buying Books for The Less Privileged". The WASSCE Endowment Fund is used to provide books for individuals who are less privileged and may not have access to educational resources. This initiative aims to support and promote education by ensuring that those who are in need have the necessary materials to enhance their learning experience.

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  • 8. 

    The Endowment Fund Started Giving Lectures in The Year?

    • A.

      1995

    • B.

      1994

    • C.

      1998

    • D.

      1996

    Correct Answer
    D. 1996
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1996. This means that the Endowment Fund began giving lectures in that year.

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  • 9. 

    The Name Of The Nigerian WASSCE Head of Office Is?

    • A.

      Prof. Attiru Jega

    • B.

      Prof. Bantu Oloyede

    • C.

      Mr Olutise Adenipekun

    • D.

      Mr James Abiara

    Correct Answer
    C. Mr Olutise Adenipekun
    Explanation
    Mr Olutise Adenipekun is the correct answer because he is the current Head of Office for the Nigerian WASSCE (West African Senior School Certificate Examination).

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  • 10. 

    WASSCE is Been Offered How Many Times in A Year?

    • A.

      Twice in A Year

    • B.

      Thrice in A Year

    • C.

      Once in A Year

    • D.

      Once in Two Years

    Correct Answer
    C. Once in A Year
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Once in A Year". This means that the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) is offered only once every year. This is a standardized examination that is conducted for high school students in West African countries. It is important for students to know the frequency of the exam so they can plan and prepare accordingly.

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