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CATHOLIC JUBILEE BOYS’ JHS- CAPE COAST

JHS 2 2ND TERM CLASS ASSESSMENT TASK 1
ENGLISH LANGUAGE

PART I

SECTION I
(Composition)
Answer only one question from this section. Your essay should be at least 150 words.

1. Your teacher has selected a programme for your senior high school course. Write a letter to him explaining why
you would prefer a different one.

2. Write a letter to your friend in another town describing not less than two interesting things in your home town

SECTION II
(Comprehension)
Read the passage bellow and answer the questions that follow

One of the most important stages in a person’s life is adolescent stage. Adolescence is a period between childhood
and adulthood, or the teen ages- between thirteen and nineteen. Within this range, a lot of things happen, a lot of
changes occur.

The deepening of voice in boys, the development of breasts in girls, and the growth of body hair in both boys and
girls; all these signs confirm that the person is soon entering the adult world.

1. According to the passage, when is adolescence?

2. Mention one physical change in the adolescent boy

3. Mention one physical change in the adolescent girl

4. What is adolescence?

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