2023 NECO Practical Specimens | Bio, Chem, Phy & Agric
See the Full List of National Examination Council (NECO) 2023 June/July Senior Schools Certificate Examination (SSCE) Internal Practical Specimens for Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Agricultural Science, Data Processing, Fisheries, Technical Drawing, Visual Arts, Computer Studies.

This is to inform all students who will participating in the National Examination Council (NECO) 2023 June/July Senior Schools Certificate Examination (SSCE) that the 2023 NECO SSCE Internal candidates Practical Specimens for Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Agricultural Science, Data Processing, Fisheries, Technical Drawing, Visual Arts, Computer Studies has been released.


2023 NECO June/July SSCE Practical Specimens | Bio, Chem, Phy, Agric, Data Processing, Fisheries, Technical Drawing, Visual Arts & Computer

PHYSICS PRACTICAL SPECIMEN

Question 1
-Metre rule
-Retort stand and clamp
-Pointer
-Plasticine
-Spiral spring
-Mass hanger
-Masses of 50, 70, 90, 110 and 130 g
-Stop watch/clock

Question 2
-Rectangular glass block
-4 optical pins
-Drawing board Drawing papers
-Protractor
-30 cm ruler
-4 drawing pins

Question 3
-Resistance box
-Rheostat
-Ammeter (0-1 A)
-2V Accumulator or two 1.5 V dry Leclanche cell
-10 connecting wires
-Torch light bulb
-Key
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CHEMISTRY PRACTICAL SPECIMEN

1. Great care should be taken to ensure that the information given below does not reach the candidates either directly or indirectly before examination.

2. In addition to the apparatus and reagents expected to be available in a Secondary School Chemistry Laboratory, each candidate will require the following:

(a) One burette (50 cm³)

(b) One pipette (20 cm or 25 cm³) However, all candidates in a centre must use pipettes of the same volume

(c) The usual apparatus for filtration.

(d) The usual apparatus and reagents for qualitative work including:

(i) Dilute sodium hydroxide solution

(ii) Dilute ammonia solution.
(iii) Dilute hydrochloric acid
(iv) Barium chloride solution
(v) Distilled water
(vi) Red and blue litmus paper
(vii) Phenolphthalein
(viii) Methyl orange
(ix) One boiling tube
(x) Five test tubes
(xi) Source of heat
(xii) Wash bottle containing distilled water
(xiii) Filtration apparatus

3. Each candidate should be supplied with the following:

(a) 150 cm of tetraoxosulphate (VI) acid solution in a corked flask or bottle labelled 'A. These should all be the same containing 2.20 cm of concentrated tetraoxosulphate (VI) acid per dm of solution

(b) 150 cm of sodium trioxocarbonate (IV) solution in a corked flask or bottle labelled 'B. These should all be the same containing 3.6 g of sodium trioxocarbonate(IV) pellets per dm of solution

(c) One spatulaful of NaCO, in a corked specimen bottle labelled C, Note: 'n' is the candidate's serial number.
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BIOLOGY PRACTICAL SPECIMEN

  • Specimen A - Land snail
  • Specimen B - Toad
  • Specimen C - Spider
  • Specimen D - Crayfish
  • Specimen E - Spirogyra filaments
  • Specimen F - Mucor/Rhizopus
  • Specimen G - Groundnut seedling (A week old)
  • Specimen H - Maize seedling (A week old)
  • Specimen I - Microscope
  • Specimen J - Slide (plain)
  • Specimen K - Pigeon
  • Specimen L - Agama Lizard
  • Specimen M - Rat
  • Specimen N - Tilapia
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AGRIC. SCIENCE PRACTICAL SPECIMEN

  • Specimen A - WATERING CAN
  • Specimen B - PLIER
  • Specimen C - KNAPSACK SPRAYER
  • Specimen D - LITMUS PAPER
  • Specimen E - COW DUNG
  • Specimen F - LIMESTONE
  • Specimen G - CLAYEY SOIL (POWDERY FORM)
  • Specimen H - YAM TUBER
  • Specimen I - CASSAVA TUBER
  • Specimen J - ORANGE FRUIT
  • Specimen K - GROUNDNUT CAKE
  • Specimen L - HIDES AND SKIN
  • Specimen M - DIGESTIVE TRACT OF A BIRD