JAMB 2018: 40 Likely Questions From The InDependence That Might Be Asked In 2018 UTME

Joint Admission And Matriculation Board, JAMB 2018: 40 Likely Questions From The InDependence That Might Be Asked In 2018 UTME
JAMB 2018: 40 Likely Questions From The InDependence That Might Be Asked In 2018 UTME
The questions below are picked from different sources. I advice to read painstakingly, and make sure you study the questions very well, as they might be asked in Jamb examination.
Answers are indicated by this sign (√)

Lets get going
1. “An old man should be contemplating his mortality than dreaming of women” – this statement was stated by who?
a) Tayo
b) Mr. Richardson
√c) Mr. Ajayi
d) Miriam

2. Which day of the week did Tayo leave Nigeria for Oxford in 1963?
a) Saturday
b) Sunday
√c) Monday
d) Tuesday

3. How many people were in the car when Tayo was being taken to Uncle Kayode’s place?
a) three
b) four
√c) five
d) six

4. The names of Tayo’s cousin in England were
a)Modupe and Tunde
b) Tunde and Yusuf
c) Bolaji and Ike
√d) Tunde and Jumoke

5. In 1963, Uncle Kayode returned from abroad as
√a) a senior army officer
b) an engineer
c) a wealthy politician
d) a Professor of English Language

6. ‘You’re off to be a Baliol man’ – who stated this?
a) Tyo’s father
b) Uncle Kayode
c)Ucle Bola
√d) Headmaster Faircliff

7. For what purpose is Tayo travelling to England?
Ans: To take up a scholarship at Balliol College, Oxford

8. What is the name of Tayo’s school in England?
Ans: Balliol College

9. What is the significance of Tayo’s visit to relatives before embarking on his journey to England?

Ans: It is their tradition

10. Through what means of transportation does Tayo travel to England?
Ans: Water

11. Why is Tayo surprised that people do not greet each other in passing in England?
Ans: Because in Nigeria, so much value is attached to greetings

12. In what subject did Bisi receive the highest honours?
Ans: Geography

13. In the Ajayi motto, all things are expected to be done with moderation except what?
Ans: Study

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14. Who is Mr Barker?
Ans: He His headmaster and Mr Faircliffe’s old colleague

15. What reminds Tayo of his mother in the Barkers’ house?
Ans: Isabella cooks wonderful meals in a way that reminds Tayo of his mother

16. Christine was in her third year of study when?
Ans: Tayo met her for the first Time

17. What is Vanessa Richardson’s nationality?
Ans; English

18. What is the name of the friend that Vanessa wrote a letter to, concerning the status of women?
Ans: Jane

19. The full meaning of JACARI is?
Ans: Joint Action Committee Against Racial Inequality

20. What are Christine’s reasons for putting an end to her relationship with Tayo?

Ans: Because she was called ‘clingy’ and the fear of her boy being snatched by some woman.

21. The language of fun among Tayo’s Nigerian friends is ?
Ans: Pidgin

22. What are the things that made Tayo remember home each time he is at Christine’s place?
Ans: Her cooking which reminds him of mama and the juju and highlife music she plays

23. What is the trait that Nessa cherises in Tayo and that is absence in Charlie and Mehul?
Ans: Humility

24. In Tayo’s opinion, what are the root causes of oil corruption and a broken civil service in Nigeria?
Ans: Greed and mismanagement

25. In what university was Tayo offered a job?
Ans: Birmingham University

25. Who is Miriam?
Answer: Tayo’s wife

26. Whose diary did Tayo discover in his study?
(No answer)

27. Why is Miriam loved by Tayo’s family?
Ans: She nursed Tayo’s father with care when he had stroke

28. Whose house is described as ‘Beauty in the Heart of Darkness’?
Ans: Uncle Kayode’s house

28. What is the name of the local artiste that took Tayo to the village?
Ans: Akin

29. What led to the closure of universities?
Ans: University students protest

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30. For what reason is Tayo Opposed to leaving the country?
Ans: He Wanted to wait and help his students

31. In order of occurrence, what are the challenges Tayo faced that made him reconsider leaving Nigeria?
Ans: The broken pipe, his house boy’s leave of him, his disappointment in the Foundation
and threats to his life.

32. What was his purpose of planning to travel to New York, even though he eventually could not?
Ans: To receive an award for his book

33. Why did Simon arrange a meeting for Tayo and whom did he hold it with?
Ans: To help in the possible funding of Tayo’s university

34. What was the outcome of the meeting?
Ans: Disappointment

35. Who challenged Tayo on the road on his way home?
Ans: The soldiers

36. What reason did the soldiers give for bringing Tayo home?
Ans: They said Tayo had an accident while driving recklessly

37. What circumstance led to the death of Nessa’s mother?
Ans: Cancer

38. What killed Tayo’s father?
Ans: Stroke

39. By what means did Tayo’s mother die?
Ans: An accident

40. How many years of marriage did Nessa and Edward celebrate at their wedding anniversary?
Ans: 18 years

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  2. pls are u sure this is the question or training us for the examination thank u for testing us and teaching us on Hw to read some steps to follow

  3. It may be the exact question or not but you guys need to study….to pass jamb is grace not brain so, we guys need to pray for success

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