BECE 2013 RME Past Question Paper One


The Omniscience of God portrays Him as

  • A: all knowing
  • B: very gracious
  • C: all forgiving
  • D: ever present

Jacob’s children went to Egypt because

  • A: there was a great famine
  • B: Joseph was a governor
  • C: there was good pasture for cattle
  • D: people were losing their lives

The aboakyir festival is celebrated by the

  • A: Anlo
  • B: Akan
  • C: Dangbe
  • D: Efutu

The Janazah prayer is performed

  • A: when a Muslim is travelling
  • B: during Friday worship
  • C: after a Ramadan fast
  • D: when a Muslim dies

The outpouring of the Holy Spirit on Christians occurred during the

  • A: Ascension
  • B: Passover
  • C: Pentecost
  • D: Resurrection

The attributes of God refer to His

  • A: names and titles
  • B: wonderful creation
  • C: order of creation
  • D: relationship with people

Braggro is an Akan

  • A: marriage rite
  • B: burial ceremony
  • C: puberty ceremony
  • D: naming ceremony

According to Christian teachings, God created man and woman on the

  • A: first day
  • B: second day
  • C: fifth day
  • D: sixth day

The teachings of Prophet Muhammad are found in the

  • A: Hadith
  • B: Ijma
  • C: Kalima
  • D: Sura

“A crab cannot give birth to a bird” This expression teaches that

  • A: truth always stands
  • B: one cannot resemble a bird or a crab
  • C: birds are more powerful than crabs
  • D: one shows the character of one’s parents

Jesus came into the world so that people may

  • A: forgive their enemies
  • B: have eternal life
  • C: overcome problems
  • D: become wealthy

God’s covenant with the patriarchs is associated with

  • A: Abraham
  • B: Joseph
  • C: Joshua
  • D: Moses

Zakat is important in Islam because it

  • A: is mentioned in the Qu’ran
  • B: is paid by the wealthy
  • C: is a religious form of taxation
  • D: reduces the suffering of the poor

By facing the wild beast, Toha Zie

  • A: helped the poor in the community
  • B: led his people to defeat their enemies
  • C: risked his life for his people
  • D: preached peace to his people

Praying regularly is important because it is a

  • A: moral responsibility
  • B: social responsibility
  • C: political responsibility
  • D: spiritual responsibility

The congregational prayer observed by Muslims on Fridays is

  • A: Eid
  • B: Janazah
  • C: Jumu’ah
  • D: Zuhr

In traditional religion, it is a taboo to

  • A: bury the dead in town
  • B: drink alcohol at funeral
  • C: insult a chief or a god
  • D: wear sandals in the graveyard

Israel came out of slavery in Egypt under the leadership of

  • A: Abraham
  • B: Joseph
  • C: Joshua
  • D: Moses

Egya Ahor is remembered for sacrificing his life to

  • A: ensure victory at war
  • B: free his people from slavery
  • C: save children from hunger
  • D: ward off an epidemic

The last festival celebrated by the Israelites before they left Egypt was the

  • A: Booths
  • B: Passover
  • C: Feast of Tabernacles
  • D: Feast of weeks

Workers go on strike to

  • A: have some rest
  • B: demand better conditions of service
  • C: destroy company property
  • D: attend political rallies

Which of the following is not a responsibility of a family head?

  • A: Oversight of the general well-being of the family
  • B: Taking care of all family property
  • C: Settling disputes
  • D: Granting loans

One danger associated with drug abuse is that it

  • A: causes idleness
  • B: makes a person arrogant
  • C: destroys the blood group
  • D: can deform a person

Running errands for the elderly portrays the child to be

  • A: honest
  • B: humble
  • C: obedient
  • D: sincere

A common practice in traditional homes at night is

  • A: pouring of libation
  • B: story telling
  • C: feeding the gods
  • D: visiting the stool room

Which of the following is not a positive attitude to work?

  • A: hardworking
  • B: Lateness
  • C: Punctuality
  • D: Truthfulness

People lead decent lives in order to

  • A: be praised for patriotism
  • B: be seen as kind
  • C: promote peaceful living
  • D: qualify to be ancestors

Good deeds are rewarded to

  • A: encourage people
  • B: make people courteous
  • C: instill kindness in people
  • D: promote peace

The insect which is proverbially associated with good time management is the

  • A: ant
  • B: bee
  • C: butterfly
  • D: wasp

Youth camps are usually held to help young people

  • A: find their life partners
  • B: learn to socialize with others
  • C: form important study groups D organize their lives properly
  • D: undefined

Putting one’s interest above that of others results in

  • A: conflict
  • B: patriotism
  • C: selflessness
  • D: tolerance

Folktales are important because, they

  • A: teach about other people
  • B: are loved by grand parents
  • C: make children happy
  • D: teach moral lessons

A wrong way of using one’s leisure is

  • A: reading story books
  • B: gossiping
  • C: playing games
  • D: telling stories

In traditional societies, rules used to control the behaviour of members are known as

  • A: ancestral rites
  • B: puberty rites
  • C: taboos
  • D: totems

Behaviour patterns of individuals approved by society are known as

  • A: sacraments
  • B: taboos
  • C: ritual values
  • D: moral values

Looking simple and decent is a sign of

  • A: comportment
  • B: faithfulness
  • C: repentance
  • D: tolerance

Respectful children are always

  • A: good in sports
  • B: intelligent in school
  • C: decently dressed
  • D: accepted by society

Which of the following is a way of establishing cordial relationship?

  • A: Faith
  • B: Intelligence
  • C: Joy
  • D: Tolerance

The growth of pubic hair is a sign of

  • A: motherhood
  • B: pregnancy
  • C: puberty
  • D: respect

People demonstrate good manners in order to

  • A: have their sins forgiven
  • B: win God’s favour
  • C: earn trust and respect
  • D: be born again Christians

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