Social Studies Quiz Questions And Answers

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Social Studies Quiz Questions And Answers

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many major races are there in Singapore?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5

  • 2. 
    The Maria Hertogh riots were riots between which religious groups?
    • A. 

      Catholics & Buddhists

    • B. 

      Muslims & Hindus

    • C. 

      Buddhists & Hindus

    • D. 

      Catholics & Muslims

  • 3. 
    Which year did the Maria Hertogh riots happen in?
    • A. 

      1950

    • B. 

      1951

    • C. 

      1952

    • D. 

      1953

  • 4. 
    How old is Singapore this year?
    • A. 

      48

    • B. 

      52

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      54

  • 5. 
    In which year did Singapore gain Independence?
    • A. 

      1962

    • B. 

      1948

    • C. 

      1945

    • D. 

      1965

  • 6. 
    A classmate made an unkind comment about another race. What should you do?
    • A. 

      Ignore him. He was not talking to me anyway.

    • B. 

      Scold him for being rude and say something unkind to him.

    • C. 

      Inform the principal.

    • D. 

      Politely tell him that it is not a nice thing to do.

  • 7. 
    Which of these things is illegal in Singapore?
    • A. 

      Knives

    • B. 

      Chewing gum

    • C. 

      Crocodile leather

    • D. 

      Cigars

  • 8. 
    How many form teachers do you have?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 9. 
    Which of these are NOT part of the school values?
    • A. 

      Integrity

    • B. 

      Resilience

    • C. 

      Diligence

    • D. 

      Compassion

  • 10. 
    Who wrote the Singapore National Anthem?
    • A. 

      Taufik Batisah

    • B. 

      Dick Lee

    • C. 

      S.R. Nathan

    • D. 

      Zubir Said

  • 11. 
    What does 'Majulah Singapura' mean?
    • A. 

      United Singapore

    • B. 

      Onward Singapore

    • C. 

      Together Singapore

    • D. 

      Forward Singapore

  • 12. 
    What is migration?
    • A. 

      It is the movement of people from one place to another.

    • B. 

      It means travelling to another country.

    • C. 

      It is going overseas for a while.

    • D. 

      It means visiting someone else in another country.

  • 13. 
    How long does a migrant live overseas?
    • A. 

      At least 15 months

    • B. 

      At least 18 months.

    • C. 

      At least 12 months.

    • D. 

      At least 24 months

  • 14. 
    What is the capital of Malaysia?
    • A. 

      Johor Bahru

    • B. 

      Penang

    • C. 

      Kuala Lumpur

    • D. 

      Malacca

  • 15. 
    Which of these is a PULL factor for migrants to move to another country?
    • A. 

      Available jobs in another country.

    • B. 

      Diseases in their own country.

    • C. 

      War in their own country.

    • D. 

      Cheap air tickets to another country.

  • 16. 
    Which of these is a PUSH factor for a migrant to move to another country?
    • A. 

      Available jobs in another country.

    • B. 

      Diseases in their own country.

    • C. 

      Cheap air tickets to another country.

    • D. 

      Safe environment in another country.

  • 17. 
    What does it mean to be bilingual?
    • A. 

      It means being respectful towards other races and religions.

    • B. 

      It means studying hard and doing well in school.

    • C. 

      It means being able to read and write two languages.

    • D. 

      It means being good at any two subjects in school.

  • 18. 
    What is Singapore's population?
    • A. 

      About 4 million.

    • B. 

      About 5 million.

    • C. 

      About 6 million.

    • D. 

      About 7 million.

  • 19. 
    Who is Singapore's first president?
    • A. 

      Yusof Ishak

    • B. 

      Goh Chok Tong

    • C. 

      Lee Kuan Yew

    • D. 

      Benjamin Sheares

  • 20. 
    What does ASEAN stand for?
    • A. 

      Association of South East Asian Nations

    • B. 

      Academy of Singapore English And Native

    • C. 

      Academy of South East Asian Nature

    • D. 

      Association of Singapore Extra-terrestrial Activity

  • 21. 
    Which of these is NOT a common space?
    • A. 

      Living room

    • B. 

      Corridor

    • C. 

      Tampines Mall

    • D. 

      Orchard Road

  • 22. 
    The Singapore flag has 2 colours, red and white. White represents purity, what does red represent?
    • A. 

      Hard work

    • B. 

      Equality of man

    • C. 

      Diligence

    • D. 

      A strong nation

  • 23. 
    How many Presidents has Singapore had?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      7

  • 24. 
    Which two races were involved in the racial riots of 1964?
    • A. 

      Malay and Chinese

    • B. 

      Malay and Indian

    • C. 

      Chinese and Eurasian

    • D. 

      British and Malay

  • 25. 
    What is a common practice?
    • A. 

      Practices that people take part in regardless of race or religion.

    • B. 

      Practices that we carry out everyday.

    • C. 

      Practices that help us improve our studies.

    • D. 

      Practices that are done by everyone in the world.

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