Transportation in Nigeria - SS2 Geography Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

What is the primary mode of transportation?

A

Air transport

B

Road transport

C

Rail transport

D

Water transport

CORRECT OPTION: b
2

What is one of the merits of rail transport mentioned in the second chat?

A

Limited flexibility

B

High initial costs

C

Energy efficiency

D

Inefficiency

CORRECT OPTION: c
3

Which type of pipeline transport is primarily used for transporting natural gas?

A

Oil pipelines

B

Water pipelines

C

Gas pipelines

D

Sewer pipelines

CORRECT OPTION: c
4

What is one of the demerits of water transport ?

A

High capacity

B

Limited accessibility

C

Low environmental impact

D

Speed

CORRECT OPTION: b
5

In the context of road transport, what is a solution to environmental impact?

A

Promoting electric vehicles

B

Increasing road congestion

C

Reducing public transportation

D

Encouraging traffic jams

CORRECT OPTION: a
6

What is the primary focus of pipeline transport?

A

Moving goods and people on roads

B

Transporting goods on tracks using trains

C

Transporting liquids or gases through pipelines

D

Moving people on water bodies using ships

CORRECT OPTION: c
7

Which of the following is NOT a type of rail transport?

A

Passenger Trains

B

Freight Trains

C

Subway Trains

D

Pipeline Trains

CORRECT OPTION: d
8

What is one of the demerits of road transport?

A

Cost-effectiveness

B

Flexibility

C

Congestion

D

Low maintenance costs

CORRECT OPTION: c
9

What is a key problem associated with water transport?

A

Road accidents

B

Air pollution

C

Water pollution

D

Pipeline corrosion

CORRECT OPTION: c
10

What type of cargo is typically transported by freight trains?

A

Passengers

B

Raw materials

C

Liquids or gases

D

Air cargo

CORRECT OPTION: b
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