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Amazing facts for Students

Although plants neither see nor hear, they can recognize their siblings and even give them preferential treatments πŸ€”

Male Seahorses actually give birth to their young ones, NOT the female

Squirrels do plant more 🌲 trees 🌲 (through their actions) than an average human in their lifetime. They often hide their acorns and nuts underground and forget about them 😁

Earth is the only planet that contains water on it's surface. In fact, the percentage of water on Earth is greater than that of land.

Water: 71%

Land: 21%

Salt water or Saline water makes up about 97% of Earth's water. It comprises majorly of ocean and sea waters

Rasceta is the name given to the lines on your βœ‹ palm βœ‹

All babies are born with blue eyes

Research made at the University of Vienna suggested that yawning may play an essential role in cooling the brains

31,556,926 seconds makes one year

The Letters “Ough” can be pronounced in about 10 different ways

Metal actually rains on planet Venus

πŸ„ Cows πŸ„ have got the ability to walk up stairs, but not down stairs

Goats have rectangular pupils in their eyes.

Think of the pupil as a hole located in the centre of the iris within of the eye.

Note: To get an idea of an iris; 'when one is said to have blue eyes', it's because the iris is blue

Planet Mars appear brownish or reddish because it's covered with iron rust


Applesauce

Applesauce was the first food eaten in space by astronauts

Among all land animals, 🐘 Elephants 🐘 have the longest gestation period.

They stay pregnant for 22 months before giving birth to their young

🦘 Kangaroos 🦘 can't walk backwards

The πŸ₯› milk πŸ₯› of an πŸ¦› hippopotamus πŸ¦› is pink in color

Glass Ball - Len Academy

Glass Balls actually bounce higher than Rubber Balls

The seed of all fruits are present on the inside with the exception of one.

That exception is πŸ“ strawberry πŸ“

πŸ“ strawberry πŸ“ has it's seed outside the fruit

It actually takes 🍍 pineapples 🍍 2 years to grow

China is the largest emitter of carbon IV oxide (CO2) in our world today

There are over 125 billion galaxies in our universe. Our galaxy (called the milky way) has about 100-400 billion stars.

The 🌞 sun is actually a 🌟 star; and a single star can be 100 times bigger than the earth.

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

English is not the official language in πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ United States of America πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ.

USA does not actually have an official language

English is the official language of the air. This is because no matter where you are flying to (around the world), your pilot and flight attendants will always understand English

From 0 through 1000, the only number that has the letter 'a' in it is 'one thousand'

÷

The division symbol '÷' is actually called an obelus

Four is the only number in the English language that is spelt with the same number of letters as the number (4) itself

40 is spelt as FORTY and not FOURTY. It is the only number that is spelt with letters arranged in alphabetical order πŸ™„

An odd number is a number that cannot be divisible by 2.

Every odd number has an 'e' in its spelling. They include:

  • One
  • Three
  • Five
  • Seven
  • Nine

Smoking near a Mac device - Len Academy

Smoking near an Apple (Mac) computer voids the warranty.

When you add /4 to the end of Facebook's URL, it will take you to Mark Zuckerberg.

You can try it on you own; or better still, try the link below:

facebook.com/4

Apple iPad retina - Len Academy

Apple iPad retina display is actually manufactured by Samsung

The world's πŸ’°πŸ’°πŸ’°100 richest people πŸ’°πŸ’°πŸ’°  earned enough money in 2012 to end global poverty four times over

A group of cows πŸ„ πŸ„ πŸ„  is called a team, drove or herd.

People just prefer to call them herd

Coffin and Casket - Len Academy

In English Language, Coffins and Caskets are quite different. This difference is mainly attributed to their shape.

Coffins aren't perfectly rectangular in shape. They are wide at both shoulders. They are also tapered at the head and foot.

Caskets are rectangular in shape and are usually constructed with better quality timber.

The people of Iceland are called Islanders or Islandic. They actually have got NO railway system in their country

The only letters that failed to appear on the periodic table are letters:

J     &     Q

In English Language, to leave a party without notifying anyone is called 'French Exit'.

In French Language, to leave a party without notifying anyone is called 'partir à l’anglaise'

Partir à l’anglaise actually means 'to leave like the English'

It is estimated that 50% of all gold ever mined on Earth came from South Africa.

Infact, it came from a single plateau in South Africa called Witwatersrand


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Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll understand - Chinese Proverb

Learning goes beyond mere explanations. The student must see, demonstrate, practice and practicalize whatever had been taught for learning to take place

Too often, we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve - Roger Lewin

Think of life as an assessment. Our actions to all it throws at us will determine our destiny.

As parents and teachers, we must always endeavor to build the critical thinking of our children

What we learn with pleasure, we never forget - Alfred Mercier

Believe it or not, 'Learning should be fun' but sometimes, we end up learning the hard way. 

The point is: We never forget whatever had been learnt happily or painfully

Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down - Charles F. Kettering

The best approach to success is to do something you believe in. Always 'do something positive' and great success will eventually come your way someday; especially when you least expect it

The difference between school and life? In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson - Tom Bodett

Life itself is a school. It's where you learn from the successes and mistakes of others, including yours.

Understand that life is a process that exposes your wisdom and ignorance

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance - Andy McIntyre

Education is one of the most important gift in the universe. Infact, one without it lives in bondage.

Always learn daily (anywhere and everywhere) because education goes beyond the four walls of a classroom

Hope is what makes you strong in times of failure.

Hope propels you to work and work leads you to your dreams. The realization of your dreams accounts for your destiny

Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t - Bill Nye

Four things are certain about your knowledge. They are:

  1. Things you know about yourself and no one else knows about it
  2. Things you know and others know it too
  3. Things you don't know but others know it well
  4. Thing you don't know, neither do others except God

The point you: Meeting people is an opportunity and getting something (knowledge) from them is the utilization of such opportunity

Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best - Bob Talber

There are some important factor that counts in your life. Understanding and putting them into practice will surely take you to your destination. Some of these factors include:

  • Godliness
  • Belief in oneself
  • Hope
  • Knowledge
  • Temporary failure
  • Self motivation
  • Partnerships
  • Education
  • Work

Learning never exhausts the mind. Leonardo da Vinci

Learning is a continuous process. Regardless your age, status, position or personality, you must constantly open your mind to learning; @ everytime, everyplace and @ every opportunity

Action is the foundational key to all success – Pablo Picasso

A part of the Holy Book stated that 'Faith without good work is dead'. You must take a bold step now if you indeed desire success.

Remember, you dreams will not come to you, instead, you need to go get them through your actions. God himself took some decisive actions.

Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don't wish it were easier; wish you were better – Jim Rohn

Someone once said: 'The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement'. The fact is; no matter how good or bad you are now, you can always do better. Taking calculated risk is a characteristics of successful people

For you to be successful, you must be willing to go the extra mile.

Success doesn’t come to you, you’ve got to go to it – Marva Collins

You must work in order to make your dreams a reality. You can choose to work with the gifts the creator has blessed you with. Fulfilling your destiny is your reason for existence; and for this reason must you work.

God himself had to work for six days before he took a rest on the seventh day.

Read on the story of creation here

Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do – John Wooden

Always focus on your strengths and not your weakness. There are some talents in you; discover at least one and use it towards achieving your life desires.

Remember, no human can be excellent in all things

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane ✈️ takes off against the wind, not with it - Henry Ford

For you to move higher in life, you must encounter opposition and obstacles. It is indeed within these obstacles that your opportunity lies.

Take advantage of your obstacles and soar ✈️

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks 🧱 others have thrown at him - David Brinkley

Your level of success in indeed dependent on how you react to obstacles. Always understand that the various obstacles are like 🧱bricks and are meant to make you stronger; and as a result, use them as the foundations of your success.

Everything you've ever wanted is on the other side of fear πŸ‘Ή - George Addair

Fear in itself is a heavy burden. You are in bondage of whatever you fear. It is one of the most potent tool used by the enemy. Overcoming your fears is the first step of a positive life.

Embrace your challenges, Look up to GOD and Fear Not

Whatever the mind of man can conceiveπŸ•΅οΈ and believe, it can achieve - Napoleon Hill

You are what you think. You are what you believe. Follow your dreams by working towards it; and you will achieve your greatest desires πŸ‘©‍πŸŽ“ 

Whether you πŸ€” think you can or you think you can't, you're right - Henry Ford

The power is in you. You can be whatever you want to be; and no one will be able to stop you as far as you put in work and determination.

Always think positive because you can do it 🦸

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years - Abraham Lincoln

No one is guaranteed to see tomorrow. Utilize every opportunity that comes your way towards enriching the lives of others. 🀩 The best time to do what you need do is now because when you leave the earth, you will only be remembered for what you have done in the life of others

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up - Thomas A. Edison

The act of never losing hope is one of the most important rule to success. Never lose hope in yourself. Never lose hope in God. In work + hope, you will achieve your dreams

Spread love πŸ’• everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier - Saint Teresa of Calcutta

The purpose of life is to love; for through love, our world will be a perfect place.

Love is when you consider others before yourself

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light - Aristotle

Sometimes in life, you will be fraustrated, depressed, sad and unwilling. It is during this moments that something great is about to happen. Something so great that it would transform your life

If you look at what you have in life, you'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, you'll never have enough - Oprah Winfrey

There is something unique in you. Search πŸ‘οΈ deep within yourself and you will find many beautiful things. Use these as a wheel for motivation and success. You are indeed blessed

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall - Nelson Mandela

Whether you like it or not; in life; you will fall more than once. The question is: How often do you rise from your falls; for in rising lies your life's πŸ‘‘ glory πŸ‘‘

It is your determination and persistence that will make you a successful person - Kenneth J Hutchins

You will surely encounter series of discouragement and frustration on your path to success but the truth is; your determination and persistence will surely get you there

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will - Vince Lombardi

When you have the will and you put actions into it, no one on earth can stop you from achieving your dreams.

Your will gives you strength and directs your path to knowledge

Don't let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning - Robert Kiyosaki

Fear itself is a bondage. Let your courage be greater than your fears whenever you intend to do what's right. Your positive courage is your powerful tool to success

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way - Napoleon Hill

The little things you do can go a long way in making your like better. It could be:

  • The way you smile
  • The way you talk
  • Each hour you spend daily on reading your books
  • The way you pray
  • The little help you render
  • The respect you show
  • The appreciations you express
  • The 'thank you' you say
  • Your Cleanliness

Someday is not a day of the week - Denise Brennan-Nelson

If you intend to do something, pick a specific day and do it

Academic Questions

The acronym CCTV means _____.

  • A. Camera Circuit Television
  • B. Closed-Circuit Televison
  • C. Closed Camera Television
  • D. Camera-Circuit Televison
  • E. Closed-Camera Televison
  • F. None of the above

Social Studies

Consider the sentence below:

Although the games occured on a fair day, the fair lady still had a fair performance.

Fair as used in the sentence is a _____.

  • A. Homophone
  • B. Synonym
  • C. Homograph
  • D. Antonym
  • E. Homonym
  • F. Homophobe

English

We had a meeting comprising of all the _____.

  • A. fathers-in-laws
  • B. father-in-law
  • C. father-in-laws
  • D. fathers-in-law

English

All the _____ are currently in Nigeria.

  • A. Heads of State
  • B. Head of States
  • C. Heads of States
  • D. Head of State

English

Food Pyramid - Len Academy

The above diagram shows a _____.

  • A. Food Chain

  • B. Food Web

  • C. Food Flow

  • D. Food Energy

  • E. Food Pyramid

  • F. Food Hierarchy

Biology

_____ is the first son of Jacob.

  • A. Benjamin

  • B. Reuben

  • C. Gideon

  • D. Joseph

  • E. Seth

  • F. Absalom

CRS

What was Joseph's interpretation of the chief baker's dream?

  • A. He will be restored to his former position

  • B. He will be hung to death and birds will eat his remains

  • C. He will see his family again

  • D. He will remain the chief baker of the prison

  • E. He will die in prison

  • F. He will be shown mercy by the king

CRS

Joseph is the _____ son of Jacob.

  • A. 3rd

  • B. 5th

  • C. 7th

  • D. 9th

  • E. 11th

  • F. 12th

CRS

Which of the following statement is incorrect concerning informal essays?

  • A. They can contain some elements of humor

  • B. They don't follow a specific set of structure

  • C. The salutation typically begins with 'Dear Name' or 'Dear Nickname'

  • D. They normally end with 'Yours Faithfully'

  • E. Contractions can be used

  • F. Slangs can be used

English

With regards to formal letters, which of the following statement is incorrect?

  • A. Colloquialism is required

  • B. Idiomatic expressions are not required

  • E. As a form of reference, first person pronouns are recommended

  • D. They are polite in writing

  • E. Neutrality in style

  • F. The salutation typically begin with 'Dear Sir' or 'Dear Madam'

English

Anything that elicits a physiological response from an organism is termed _____.

  • A. Response

  • B. Irritability

  • C. Adaptation

  • D. Competition

  • E. Stimulus

  • F. Action potential

Biology

Which of the following molecule is utilized directly as energy in the human body?

  • A. Glucose

  • B. Carbohydrate

  • C. Starch

  • D. Adenosine Mono Phosphate

  • E. Adenosine Di Phosphate 

  • F. Adenosine Tri Phosphate

Biology

Which of the following is not a basic characteristics of life?

  • A. Locomotion

  • B. Competition

  • C. Adaptation

  • D. Irritability

  • E. Nutrition

  • F. Death

Biology

The following statements are true concerning explicit opportunity cost except _____.

  • A. They are recorded in the accounts book

  • B. It is a type of cost

  • C. They may also be referred to as 'out of pocket' cost

  • D. They are utilized as factors of production

  • E. Money spent on wages, salaries and raw materials are examples of explicit opportunity cost

  • F. Explicit opportunity cost are always utilized for investment

Economics

Needs / Wants

Cost (Naira)

 Phone

 50,000

 Console Game

 120,000

 Laptop

 80,000

 Ipad

 100,000

 Smart watch

 85,000

 Ipod

 40,000

 

Which of the following statement is incorrect concerning the table?

  • A. Ipod is the least important need of the individual

  • B. If the individual has 200,000 Naira at hand, then the laptop, iPad, smart watch and iPod will all be considered as opportunity cost

  • C. If the individual has 480,000 Naira, he or she will purchase all the items in the table

  • D. Console game is the most important need of the individual

  • E. The table shows a scale of preference

  • F. The individual needs an ipod

Economics

Which of the following statement is false concerning scale of preference?

  • A. It is brought about by the insatiability of human wants

  • B. It is brought about by the limitation of cash at hand

  • C. It is a list of a person's needs or wants written in an order of importance

  • D. Scale of preference cost is the value of the best alternative a person could have achieved but did not achieve it after the best choice had been made

  • E. Opportunity cost is a term associated with scale of preference

  • F. None of the above

Economics

The followings are principles of marketing mix except _____.

  • A. People

  • B. Positioning

  • C. Pressure group

  • D. Packaging

  • E. Promotion

  • F. Product

Commerce

The following are true concerning the gas planets except _____.

  • A. Neptune is an example of a gas planet

  • B. They are also referred to as jovian planets

  • C. They have rings around them

  • D. They are smaller in size when compared to earth

  • E. They are also referred to as gas giants

  • F. They are composed mainly of hydrogen and helium gas

Geography

The following are characteristics of terrestrial planets except _____.

  • A. They have rocky surfaces

  • B. Their surfaces are compact in nature

  • C. They have no rings around them

  • D. Uranus is an example of terrestrial planet

  • E. They rotate slowly around their satellites

  • F. The have few number of satellites

Geography

Planets can be classified under the following headings except _____.

  • A. Size

  • B. Shape

  • C. Mass

  • D. Time of discovery

  • E. Composition

  • F. Relative positioning to the sun

Geography

The following are branches of physiography except _____.

  • A. Oceanography

  • B. Geomorphology

  • C. Envirogeography

  • D. Paleography

  • E. Glaciology

  • F. Bio-Geography

Geography

Eonomies of scale in economics means _____.

  • A. The prices of goods will remain the same because producers manufacture similar goods

  • B. The prices of goods will fall because producers manufacture more goods

  • C. The prices of goods will rise because producers manufacture less goods

  • D. The prices of goods will rise and producers will manufacture more goods

  • E. The prices of goods will fall and producers will manufacture less goods

  • F. Equilibrium is achieved in the economy

Economics

Which of the following is not a function of the Wholesaler?

  • A. Storage function

  • B. Distributive function

  • C. Relates with final consumer

  • D. Specialization function

  • E. Carries out the packaging and branding of products

  • F. Financing Function

Agricultural Science

Chemicals generally used to kill pest are called _____.

  • A. Insecticides

  • B. Avicides

  • C. Pesticides

  • D. Rodenticides

  • E. Fungicides

  • F. All of the above

Agricultural Science

The following are physical methods of controlling crop pest except _____.

  • A. Placing hen in farmlands to eat insects

  • B. Setting up traps to catch rats and rodents

  • C. Fencing the farmland

  • D. Erecting gates on the farmland

  • E. Use of guns to kill monkeys

  • F. Hand picking

Agricultural Science