SS1 Agricultural Science Third Term: Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals

Anatomy and Physiology Anatomy refers to the form and structure of the body while physiology refers to the functions of the forms and parts of the body. Some of the systems which maintain the body include, circulatory system, reproductive, respiratory, nervous and digestive system. Circulatory System This system involves all the organs and tissues which [...]

SS2 Commerce Tird Term: Stock Exchange

Topic: Stock Exchange Content: Meaning of Stock Exchange Importance of Stock Exchange Functions of Stock Exchange Organizational Set-Up  Meaning of securities  Types of securities  Factors affecting prices of securities  Speculators at the stock exchange. Stock Exchange: This is a specialized market for the buying and selling of securities, these securities are shares, stock, bonds, debentures, etc; [...]

JSS2 Agricultural Science Third Term: Storage of Farm Produce

Introduction After harvesting, farm products are subject to attack by insect pests and micro-organisms if they are not properly kept. To reduce the incidence of pests and to avoid spoilage, agricultural products are kept in special places either for long or short periods depending on when they are sent to the market or used as [...]

SS2 Chemistry Third Term: Mass and Volume Relationships

Mass and Volume Mass is the amount of ‘stuff’ inside an object; the more stuff there is, the more mass. Matter is made up of atoms and molecules, and the more of them we have, the greater the mass of an object is. We measure mass in units like kilograms, ounces, and pounds. In science, [...]

SS1 Chemistry Third Term: Bases and Alkalis

Introduction Bases are substances that, in aqueous solution, are slippery to the touch, taste bitter, change the colour of indicators (e.g., turn red litmus paper blue), react with acids to form salts, and promote certain chemical reactions (base catalysis). Bases are usually metallic oxides or metallic hydroxides. Bases that are soluble in water are called alkalis.   [...]

SS2 Economics Third Term: Sources of Government Revenue

What is ‘Incidence of Taxation’? This is an economic term for describing how the tax burden between buyers and sellers is divided. It is said to be directly related to the price elasticity of demand and supply such that when supply is more elastic than demand, the buyers bear the tax burden. On the flip [...]

JSS1 English Language Third Term: Poetry and Verb

Content Self Assessment Poetry- Policeman Grammar- Verb Self Assessment It is a good idea sometimes to think about how effective you are at learning- both in English and in other subjects. Consider the five key questions below. If you answer yes to any of them, think about how you can solve  the problem. Sometimes, you [...]

SS1 Civic Education Third Term: Law and Order Respect For Constituted Authority

Definition of Authority Authority is the legitimate or socially approved use of power. It is the legitimate power which one person or a group holds over another. The element of legitimacy is vital to the notion of authority and is the main means by which authority is distinguished from the more general concept of power. [...]

JSS1 Social Studies Third Term: Friendship

Topic: Friendship Contents: Meaning of friendship Factors that determine choice of friends Qualities and behaviors that enhance friendship Factors that could destroy friendship Meaning of Friendship Friendship is a state of being emotionally attached to another person, resulting from feelings of affection. It is also a warm and intimate relationship with someone you like and trust. [...]

SS2 Physics Third Term: Dispersion of White Light

Introduction: Dispersion is the splitting up of white light into seven colors on passing through a transparent medium like a glass prism. When a white light beam is passed through a prism, a band of seven colors are formed is known as spectrum of white light. The seven colors in the spectrum are red, orange, [...]

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