BECE 2018 Basic Design And Technology (Home Economics ) Past Question Paper One

1

Short dashes are used for

  • A: cutting planes
  • B: hidden outlines
  • C: dimensioning
  • D: visible outlines
2

Which of the following wires carries electric current to an electric iron?

  • A: Earth
  • B: Live
  • C: Negative
  • D: Neutral
3

Which of the following is not a stage in the design process?

  • A: Making
  • B: Situation
  • C: Specification
  • D: Questionnaire
4

Missing nails in household furniture occur in

  • A: concrete benches
  • B: metal tables
  • C: plastic cabinets
  • D: wooden chairs

Figure 1 shows a sketch of wooden block. Use it to answer questions 5 and 6.

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5

The view indicated by arrow X is
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  • A: A
  • B: B
  • C: C
  • D: D
6

The view indicated by the arrow Y is
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  • A: A
  • B: B
  • C: C
  • D: D
7

The main function of carbohydrate in the body is for

  • A: growth
  • B: energy
  • C: repair
  • D: maintenance
8

Portion control equipment include

  • A: sauce boat
  • B: oval plate
  • C: casserole
  • D: ladle
9

The process of making another article out of an existing one is termed

  • A: patching
  • B: remodelling
  • C: renovation
  • D: darning
10

The best seam for children’s dress is

  • A: French seam
  • B: open seam
  • C: overlaid seam
  • D: welt seam
11

Select the element of design from the following options.

  • A: Colour
  • B: Motif
  • C: Repeat
  • D: Rhythm
12

Shading in tones is best done with

  • A: 2B pencil
  • B: 2H pencil
  • C: HB pencil
  • D: HH pencil
13

Preliminary sketches help the artist to

  • A: increase his drawings
  • B: gather required materials
  • C: get the required form
  • D: make the product last longer
14

Select a neutral colour from the options below;

  • A: blue
  • B: orange
  • C: red
  • D: white
15

Which colour is directly opposite red on the six-point colour wheel?

  • A: Orange
  • B: Violet
  • C: Green
  • D: Black
16

The freezer is used to store

  • A: fresh milk and cabbage
  • B: kontonmire and eggs
  • C: fresh fish and meat
  • D: lettuce and smoked fish
17

Which of the following is a standing collar?

  • A: Peter pan collar
  • B: Sailor’s collar
  • C: Mandarin collar
  • D: Shirt collar
18

Tools used for measuring when sewing include

  • A: bodkin and stiletto
  • B: needle and sewing pins
  • C: thimble and stitch ripper
  • D: tape measure and metre rule
19

Stitches used for securing hems and turnings to prevent fraying are

  • A: back stitches
  • B: neatening stitches
  • C: running stitches
  • D: temporary stitches
20

A student can earn income from selling chair backs and fanciful articles when he or she learns

  • A: drafting
  • B: embroidery
  • C: sewing
  • D: crocheting
21

Individual working in a poorly ventilated kitchen often shows signs of

  • A: fatigue
  • B: aggression
  • C: forgetfulness
  • D: clumsiness
22

The major factor to be considered in selecting any equipment for use by a Form Two student is

  • A: space for storage
  • B: availability of equipment
  • C: skill of the user
  • D: availability of electricity
23

In frying meat, heat is transferred by means of

  • A: convection
  • B: conduction and radiation
  • C: radiation and convection
  • D: conduction
24

Incorrect threading of a sewing machine will cause

  • A: puckering of seams
  • B: missing stitches
  • C: thread breaking
  • D: loose stitches forming
25

A suitable inexpensive fabric for making a school bag is

  • A: poplin
  • B: denim
  • C: damask
  • D: calico
26

Fruits are best cooked by

  • A: stewing
  • B: poaching
  • C: steaming
  • D: boiling
27

The food item that absorbs all the liquid during boiling is

  • A: rice
  • B: fish
  • C: yam
  • D: meat
28

A strong neat seam suitable for pyjamas is

  • A: double stitched seam
  • B: overlaid seam
  • C: French seam
  • D: open seam
29

Petroleum jelly is used in the treatment of

  • A: open wound
  • B: scald
  • C: minor burns
  • D: bruises
30

In setting a table, the glass for water is placed

  • A: on the dinner table
  • B: on side of plate
  • C: at the tip of dessert fork
  • D: at the tip of dinner knife

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