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KNEC KCSE Biology Paper 3 Question Paper / 2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION

KNEC KCSE Biology Paper 3 Question Paper / 2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION

2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION

Biology Paper 3

1.

You are provided with Four Test-tubes label as A, B, C and D. You are
required to prepare the contents of test tube A, B, C and D as follows.
To test tube A add 2cm3 of solution R provided and test using the
provided reagent.
To test tube B add 2cm3 of solution T provided and test using the
provided reagent.(5 marks)
(a)
Biology Paper 3 Question Paper - 2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION
(b) To test tube C and D, prepare them as follows:
To test tube C add 2cm3 of R and 2cm3 of solution H provided boil it and
allow it to stand for 5 minutes.
To test tube D add 2cm3 of R and 2cm3 of solution T boil and allow it to
stand for 30 minutes. For both C and D test using the provided reagents
and tabulate your results below. (5 marks)

Biology Paper 3 Question Paper - 2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION(c) To the provided visking tubing tie one end with the provided string and
add solution R. Tie the remaining end and immerse it in a solution of
iodine solution in a beaker (50ml). After 2 minutes remove it from
the beaker and observe.
(i) What was your observation of the contents of the visking tubing
atthe end of experiment? (1 mark)
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(ii) Account for your results in (i) above. (3 marks)
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 13 marks

2.

Study the kidney diagrams below:

Biology Paper 3 Question Paper - 2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION
a) i) Name the part labeled A in figure 1 (1mark)
A ……………………………………………………………………….……………………
ii) Name the process that takes place in the parts labeledV.
V ……………………………………………………………………………………………
(1 mark)
b) State two homeostatic functions of the organ in the diagram above.
(2marks)
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……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
c) Explain what will happen to the process of urine formation in absence of
ADH. (3marks)

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d) Below are photographs labeled B and C of organs obtained from different
animals. The organs perform similar functions. Examine them and answer the
questions that follow.

Biology Paper 3 Question Paper - 2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION
(i) Name the parts labeled B1, B2 and B3 in photographs B (3marks)
B1
……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
B2
……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
B3
……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
(ii) Identify the parts labeled K1, K2 and K3 in photograph C (3marks)
K1
……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
K2
……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
K3
……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

 13 marks

3.

Study the diagrams set A1, set E1, set M1 and set B carefully and answer the
questions below

Biology Paper 3 Question Paper - 2016 KASSU JET JOINT EXAMINATION
(a) State the conditions under which each set up was grown.(3mks)
Set A1 ___________________________________________________
Set E1 ___________________________________________________
Set B ____________________________________________________
(b) (i) Name the phenomenon exhibited by seedlings in set E1(1mk)
_____________________________________________________________
(ii) Give a reason why plants exhibit the phenomenon named in (b) (i) above
(1mk)
_____________________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________________

(c) (i) Name the response exhibited by the seedlings in set B. (1mk)
____________________________________________________________________________
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(ii) Explain how the response named in (c) (i) above occurred
(2mks)
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
(d) (i) State the type of germination exhibited by seedlings in set A1 and set
M1. (2mks)
Set A1 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Set M1 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
(ii) Give a reason for your answer in (d) (i) above (2mks)
Set A1 ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Set M1 __________________________________________________________________________
(iii) State the mode of dispersal in set A above when mature.(1 mk)
__________________________________________________________________________________________
(iv) Name the type of fruit formed by M1 on maturity. (1 mk)

 14 marks

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