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  • 1. 

    JAMB is Offered In Which Country?

    • A.

      Kenya

    • B.

      Nigeria

    • C.

      Togo

    • D.

      Senegal

    Correct Answer
    B. Nigeria
    Explanation
    JAMB, which stands for Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, is a standardized entrance examination that is offered in Nigeria. This exam is taken by students who wish to gain admission into Nigerian universities and other tertiary institutions. Therefore, the correct answer is Nigeria.

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  • 2. 

    JAMB is A?

    • A.

      Computer-based Test

    • B.

      Oral Test

    • C.

      Pen & Paper Test

    • D.

      Written Test

    Correct Answer
    A. Computer-based Test
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Computer-based Test. This is because JAMB, which stands for Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, has transitioned from using traditional pen and paper tests to computer-based tests. This allows for a more efficient and streamlined testing process, as well as providing a more accurate and reliable assessment of candidates' knowledge and skills.

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  • 3. 

    JAMB Started in The Year?

    • A.

      1978

    • B.

      1990

    • C.

      1960

    • D.

      1987

    Correct Answer
    A. 1978
    Explanation
    JAMB started in the year 1978.

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  • 4. 

    The Examination Time Duration is?

    • A.

      3 Hours

    • B.

      4 Hours

    • C.

      1 Hour

    • D.

      2 Hours

    Correct Answer
    D. 2 Hours
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 2 hours. This is the standard time duration for many examinations. It allows students enough time to complete the exam without feeling rushed, while also ensuring that the exam is not too long and exhausting. A 2-hour time duration strikes a balance between giving students sufficient time to think and write their answers, and maintaining the efficiency of the examination process.

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  • 5. 

    The Examination Score Range is?

    • A.

      0-400

    • B.

      0-500

    • C.

      0-300

    • D.

      0-200

    Correct Answer
    A. 0-400
    Explanation
    The examination score range is 0-400, which means that the scores can range from 0 to a maximum of 400. This indicates that the highest possible score that can be achieved in the examination is 400, while the lowest possible score is 0.

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  • 6. 

    The Examination Grade Validity is?

    • A.

      2 Years

    • B.

      1 Year

    • C.

      4 Years

    • D.

      5 Years

    Correct Answer
    B. 1 Year
    Explanation
    The Examination Grade Validity refers to the duration for which the grade obtained in an examination remains valid. In this case, the correct answer is "1 Year," which means that the grade obtained in the examination is valid for a period of one year. After one year, the grade may no longer be considered valid, and if required, the individual may need to retake the examination to obtain a new grade.

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  • 7. 

    JAMB is Offered How Many Times in A Year?

    • A.

      Once in A Year

    • B.

      Twice in A Year

    • C.

      Thrice in A Year

    • D.

      Twice in Two Months

    Correct Answer
    A. Once in A Year
    Explanation
    JAMB is offered once in a year because the question is asking how many times it is offered in a year. The correct answer states that it is offered once in a year, indicating that it is only available once annually.

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  • 8. 

    The Official Language for JAMB Examination is?

    • A.

      Hausa Language

    • B.

      Yoruba Language

    • C.

      English Language

    • D.

      Igbo Language

    Correct Answer
    C. English Language
    Explanation
    The official language for JAMB Examination is English Language. This means that all the instructions, questions, and answers for the examination will be in English. Students taking the exam must have a good understanding of the English language in order to effectively participate and succeed in the JAMB Examination.

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  • 9. 

    Nigeria Belongs To Which Continent?

    • A.

      Europe

    • B.

      Africa

    • C.

      Asia

    • D.

      North America

    Correct Answer
    B. Africa
    Explanation
    Nigeria belongs to the continent of Africa because it is located in West Africa and is bordered by several African countries such as Niger, Chad, Cameroon, and Benin. Additionally, Nigeria is a member of the African Union, which is an organization of African countries that promotes unity and cooperation among African nations.

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  • 10. 

    Who is The Current JAMB Registrar?

    • A.

      Prof. Dibu Ojerinde

    • B.

      Prof. Attiru Jega

    • C.

      Prof. Ishaq Olarewaju Oloyede

    • D.

      Prof. Ola Akintola

    Correct Answer
    C. Prof. Ishaq Olarewaju Oloyede
    Explanation
    Prof. Ishaq Olarewaju Oloyede is the current JAMB Registrar.

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