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Questions & Answers for Class 6-8, August-2012

1) Which of the following model for perpendicular lines?
a. The lines of a railway track
b. The lines of letter V
c. The adjacent sides of a table top with rectangular shape
d. Boundary of a cricket field
The correct answer is : The adjacent sides of a table top with rectangular shape
2) The right angle is
a. ¾ revolution
b. ½ revolution
c. ¼ revolution
d. one full revolution
The correct answer is : ¼ revolution
3) Find the improper fraction from the following
a. ⅞
b. ¾
c. ⅛
d. 3⅔
The correct answer is : 3⅔
4) Write 17 + 6/100 + 4/10 as decimal.
a. 1764
b. 17.64
c. 17.46
d. 17.046
The correct answer is : 17.46
5) Divisibility by 11 is checked by
a. Finding the sum of all digits
b. Last 2 and 3 digits respectively
c. comparing the sum of digits at odd and even places.
d. can be seen by just the last digit
The correct answer is : comparing the sum of digits at odd and even places.
6) Which of the following statement is not correct?
a. The meeting point of a pair of sides is called a vertex
b. A curve is said to be open if its ends are joined
c. Two distinct lines meeting at a point are called intersecting lines
d. Two lines in a plane are said to be parallel if they do not meet
The correct answer is : A curve is said to be open if its ends are joined
7) What is an area?
a. the distance covered along the boundary forming a closed figure
b. The total length of 3 sides of a triangle
c. The amount of surface enclosed by a closed figure
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : The amount of surface enclosed by a closed figure
8) Which of the following is not a Citizen's duty?
a. Protecting national integrity
b. Protecting our culture
c. saving forests, lakes, rivers and forest - wealth
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : None of the above
9) Which of the following in not a characteristic of socialism?
a. Striving to remove the poverty from the country
b. Nationalising heavy industries
c. Reducing the gap between haves and the have-nots
d. Safe guarding the right to private property
The correct answer is : Safe guarding the right to private property
10) Which of the following is known as " Black Gold"?
a. Asbestos
b. Barytes
c. Mica
d. Coal
The correct answer is : Coal
11) Which of the following is not a traffic offence?
a. Parking vehicles in "No parking" areas.
b. Driving vehicles in opposite direction on the one-way roads
c. Ignoring traffic signals while using roads
d. Always crossing the roads at the Zebra crossings
The correct answer is : Always crossing the roads at the Zebra crossings
12) The individual who files a petition in court
a. Lawyer
b. Judge
c. Respondent
d. Petitioner
The correct answer is : Petitioner
13) which of the following in not a good food habit?
a. Drinking clean and safe water
b. Eating balanced diet
c. Eating without washing hands after play
d. Eating staled food
The correct answer is : Eating staled food
14) Who discovered medicine for Dog bite?
a. Robert coach
b. William Harway
c. Dr. Y .Subba Rao
d. Louis pasteur
The correct answer is : Louis pasteur
15) Who is the author of "Panchatantra"?
a. Arya Bhatta
b. Vishnu Sharma
c. Mahatma Gandhi
d. Indira Gandhi
The correct answer is : Vishnu Sharma
16) Which is the newly introduced game in 2010 common wealth games?
a. Cricket
b. Tennis
c. Kabadi
d. Hockey
The correct answer is : Tennis
17) What is shown by the 2nd digit in the PIN code?
a. Sorting District
b. Delivery post office
c. Zone
d. Sub-Zone
The correct answer is : Sub-Zone
18) Sound waves can not travel through
a. Water
b. Solids
c. Vacuum
d. Gases
The correct answer is : Vacuum
19) International Red Cross Day
a. May 8
b. July 8
c. October 8
d. December 8
The correct answer is : May 8
20) "Shell we conduct _____ programme?" Fill in the blank with right article.
a. a
b. an
c. the
d. all the above
The correct answer is : the
21) "The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow - Still do good" Identify the part of speech of the word "good".
a. Adverb
b. noun
c. pronoun
d. adjective
The correct answer is : adjective
22) The word "Tsunami" is derived from
a. Chinese
b. French
c. Nepali
d. Japanese
The correct answer is : Japanese
23) Find the opposite word for "Aristocracy".
a. Simplicity
b. Duplicity
c. Compulsory
d. Democracy
The correct answer is : Democracy
24) One ton is equal to
a. 1000 pounds
b. 1000 kilograms
c. 1000 quarters
d. 1000 acres
The correct answer is : 1000 kilograms
25) Find the past participle for "Strive".
a. Strive
b. Strove
c. Strung
d. Striven
The correct answer is : Striven
26) If your height is 1.35 mts, find the right value from the following
a. 10.35 cms
b. 103.5 cms
c. 135 cms
d. 1350 cms
The correct answer is : 135 cms
27) Which of the following is not a natural fiber?
a. Cotton
b. Nylon
c. Jute
d. Silk
The correct answer is : Nylon
28) Which is not required in the process of photosynthesis?
a. Sun light
b. Carbon dioxide
c. Cool
d. water
The correct answer is : Cool
29) Which is one among biotic component?
a. Temperature
b. Soil
c. microorganisms
d. light
The correct answer is : microorganisms
30) Pick the transparent object from the following.
a. Card board
b. Brick
c. clean water
d. Stone
The correct answer is : clean water
31) Find the non-megnetic material from the following
a. Iron
b. nickel
c. Cobalt
d. glass
The correct answer is : glass
32) Which of following statement is correct?
a. Air does not occupy space
b. Air in motion is not called as wind
c. Air is a mixture of nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide, water vapour and a few other gases
d. Atmosphere is not essential for life on earth
The correct answer is : Air is a mixture of nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide, water vapour and a few other gases
33) How many doctors are qualified (approximately) every year in India?
a. 5000
b. 15000
c. 25000
d. 35000
The correct answer is : 15000
34) Find the root vegetable.
a. Tomato
b. Cabbage
c. carrot
d. bottle gourd
The correct answer is : carrot
35) Which is not related to driving?
a. License
b. Insurance
c. traffic rules
d. talking on mobile
The correct answer is : talking on mobile
36) What is that not related to personal hygiene?
a. Wash hands thoroughly after use of toilet and before taking food
b. Not to share personal belongings like hat, comb, clothes, used needles etc.,
c. Brushing teeth twice a day
d. Doing school home work regularly
The correct answer is : Doing school home work regularly
37) Which of the following is related to travel?
a. Cinema hall
b. Function hall
c. Toll plaza
d. School gate
The correct answer is : Toll plaza
38) Find an artisan from the following list.
a. Black smith
b. potter
c. carpenter
d. all the above
The correct answer is : all the above
39) The value of the prime meridian is
a. 0o
b. 90o
c. 180o
d. 360o
The correct answer is : 0o
40) Maps showing distribution of forests are
a. Thematic Map
b. Physical map
c. Political map
d. Road map
The correct answer is : Thematic Map
41) The domain of the earth consisting of solid rocks is
a. the Atmosphere
b. the Hydrosphere
c. the Lithosphere
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : the Lithosphere
42) The world's highest rainfall occurs in
a. Kovalam
b. Delhi
c. Mawsynram
d. Singapore
The correct answer is : Mawsynram
43) A line dividing the figure into two identical parts is called
a. a line of control
b. Straight line
c. line of sight
d. a line of symmetry
The correct answer is : a line of symmetry
44) The ratio 3 : 2 is equal to
a. 25:10
b. 32 : 23
c. 2 : 3
d. 12 : 8
The correct answer is : 12 : 8
45) The cost of 12 note books is Rs.204. How many note books can be purchased with Rs.153?
a. 11
b. 12
c. 9
d. 14
The correct answer is : 9
46) Nutrition is a complex process involving
a. ingestion and digestion
b. absorption
c. assimilation and egestion
d. All the above
The correct answer is : All the above
47) The ________ of the table is sharp
a. adge
b. headge
c. edge
d. age
The correct answer is : edge
48) Who won the IPL 2012?
a. Chennai Super Kings
b. Kolkata Knight Riders
c. Mumbai Indians
d. Delhi Daredevils
The correct answer is : Kolkata Knight Riders
49) The prize money received by Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand for WCC win on May 31, 2012 is
a. Rs. 6 Crore (approx)
b. Rs. 7 Crore (approx)
c. Rs. 8 Crore (approx)
d. Rs. 9 Crore (approx)
The correct answer is : Rs. 8 Crore (approx)
50) Raju wants to cut a 3 x 3 x 3 cube into 27 1 x 1 x 1 cubes? How many cuts required.
a. 4
b. 5
c. 6
d. 7
The correct answer is : 6
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