K53 Learners Test Questions And Answers PDF

K53 Learners Test Questions and Answers PDF: Facts in South Africa


The K53 Learners Test is a standardized test administered to Grade 12 learners in South Africa. The test is designed to assess learners’ knowledge and skills in a variety of subjects, including English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. The test is used to determine whether learners have met the minimum requirements for graduation from high school.

Question 1: What is the capital city of South Africa?

A. Pretoria
B. Cape Town
C. Johannesburg
D. Durban

Answer: A. Pretoria

Question 2: What is the official language of South Africa?

A. English
B. Afrikaans
C. Zulu
D. Xhosa

Answer: B. Afrikaans

Question 3: What is the largest province in South Africa by area?

A. Northern Cape
B. Western Cape
C. Eastern Cape
D. KwaZulu-Natal

Answer: A. Northern Cape

Question 4: What is the smallest province in South Africa by area?

A. Gauteng
B. Free State
C. Mpumalanga
D. Limpopo

Answer: A. Gauteng

Question 5: What is the highest mountain in South Africa?

A. Mafadi Peak
B. Tugela Peak
C. Cathedral Peak
D. Sentinel Peak

Answer: B. Tugela Peak

Question 6: What is the longest river in South Africa?

A. Orange River
B. Vaal River
C. Limpopo River
D. Tugela River

Answer: A. Orange River

Question 7: What is the largest lake in South Africa?

A. Lake Chrissie
B. Lake Fundudzi
C. Lake St. Lucia
D. Lake Victoria

Answer: C. Lake St. Lucia

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Question 8: What is the largest desert in South Africa?

A. Kalahari Desert
B. Namib Desert
C. Karoo Desert
D. Richtersveld Desert

Answer: A. Kalahari Desert

Question 9: What is the largest city in South Africa?

A. Johannesburg
B. Cape Town
C. Durban
D. Pretoria

Answer: A. Johannesburg

Question 10: What is the second largest city in South Africa?

A. Cape Town
B. Durban
C. Pretoria
D. Port Elizabeth

Answer: A. Cape Town

Question 11: What is the third largest city in South Africa?

A. Durban
B. Pretoria
C. Port Elizabeth
D. Bloemfontein

Answer: A. Durban

Question 12: What is the fourth largest city in South Africa?

A. Pretoria
B. Port Elizabeth
C. Bloemfontein
D. East London

Answer: A. Pretoria

Question 13: What is the fifth largest city in South Africa?

A. Port Elizabeth
B. Bloemfontein
C. East London
D. Pietermaritzburg

Answer: A. Port Elizabeth

Question 14: What is the population of South Africa?

A. 59 million
B. 60 million
C. 61 million
D. 62 million

Answer: C. 61 million

Question 15: What is the official currency of South Africa?

A. South African Rand
B. South African Dollar
C. South African Pound
D. South African Euro

Answer: A. South African Rand

Question 16: What is the official time zone of South Africa?

A. UTC+2
B. UTC+3
C. UTC+4
D. UTC+5

Answer: B. UTC+3

Question 17: What is the national anthem of South Africa?

A. "Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika"
B. "Die Stem van Suid-Afrika"
C. "Shosholoza"
D. "The Click Song"

Answer: A. "Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika"

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Question 18: What is the national flower of South Africa?

A. Protea
B. Gerbera
C. Strelitzia
D. Erica

Answer: A. Protea

Question 19: What is the national animal of South Africa?

A. Springbok
B. Lion
C. Elephant
D. Rhino

Answer: A. Springbok

Question 20: What is the national bird of South Africa?

A. Blue Crane
B. Ostrich
C. Secretarybird
D. African Fish Eagle

Answer: D. African Fish Eagle