1. Imaginative composition (Compulsory) (20mks)
A) Write a composition beginning with the statement:
The cool and calm Saturday evening was suddenly interrupted…………..
B) Write a composition to validate the saying:
Birds of a feather flock together ...............
2. Compulsory set text (20 marks)
H.R. Olekulet: Blossoms of the Savannah
“The frustrations faced by people in the contemporary times can be traced to the conduct of a few morally diseased individuals in society.
Write an essay supporting this statement drawing from Ole Kulet’s Blossoms of the Savannah.
3. Optional set texts 20mks
Answer any one of the following three questions:
A) Short Stories
Chris Wanjala : The Short Stories
Religious hypocrisy leads to exploitation of the ignorant in society.
Write an essay in support of this statement, drawing your illustrations from SegunAfolabi’sThe Folded Leaf.
Inheritance by David Mulwa
LakunaKasoo’s leadership is a mockery of civilized societies.
Show the truth of this statement using illustrations from the play.
C) The novel:
The Pearl – John Steinbeck.
We can always count on support from our families during difficult times.
With illustrations from John Steinbeck’s The Pearl, show the truth of this statement.
Blossoms of the Savannah excerpts
SYNOPSIS OF BLOSSOMS OF THE SAVANNAH