Download KCSE History Past papers 2020. Both papers 1, 2 and 3 History 2020 KCSE Past questions and answers PDF plus marking scheme free download.
You can download the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education past question papers from this page. All the questions here are provided for educational purposes and we strongly believe will prove very useful to all the students preparing for the KSCE examination.
The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination is an examination that is offered after a four-year cycle in secondary education. The examination is normally offered in November/December each year. It is open to all bona fide residents of Kenya who meet the examination requirements as stipulated by KNEC.
Is the KCSE certificate important?
The KCSE certificate is one of the critical documents that Form Four leavers must produce before joining any tertiary institution or getting a job. The Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) announces the release of the documents once a national exam is complete, after which students can organize to collect them.
Is KCSE equivalent to GCSE?
In the UK, an A-level qualification refers to the subject-based qualifications that can lead a university to further their studies, training or work. Similarly, at the end of four years in high school, students in Kenya sit for the KCSE examination, which could be considered an A-level qualification in the UK.
A-levels are KCSE equivalent in the UK since they are acceptable in most UK universities as an equivalent to GCE A-levels when seeking admission.
What is the secret to passing the KCSE?
Reading your lesson notes regularly accompanied with the study of past exam papers is the major key to succeeding in your KSCE examination. Understand that every subject is equally important and put more effort into those subjects that will likely give you fewer marks as well.
Groups of Subjects in the KCSE
- Chemistry Paper 1
- Chemistry Paper 2
- Chemistry Paper 3 (KCSE Chemistry Practicals)
- Physics Paper 1
- Physics Paper 2
- Physics Paper 3 (KCSE Physics Practicals)
- Biology Paper 1
- Biology Paper 2, and
- Biology Paper 3 (KCSE Biology Practicals)
Alternatively, a student may opt for a general science paper.
The humanities subjects include the History and government paper or simply history paper, Ire paper, Christian religious education paper (CRE paper), geography paper e.tc.
KCSE Technical and Applied Subjects
These subjects include:
- Business studies paper,
- Agriculture paper,
- computer studies paper,
- home science paper,
Available KCSE History Past papers 2020
Below are the available KCSE History Past papers 2020 in PDF