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Questions & Answers for Class 6-8, March-2014

1) The opposite word for approximately is
a. average
b. countable
c. over and above
d. Exactly
The correct answer is : Exactly
2) Which of the following is called Queen of mountains?
a. Nilgiri
b. Dharmasala
c. Mussoori
d. Srinagar
The correct answer is : Mussoori
3) Find the plural for "analysis".
a. analyses
b. analysiss
c. analysises
d. analyscs
The correct answer is : analyses
4) Which of the following is not a property of alkalis?
a. Alkalis have corrosive effect on metals
b. Alkalis have a disagreeable taste
c. Alkalis Change the colour of red litmus to blue
d. Alkalis are soapy to touch
The correct answer is : Alkalis have corrosive effect on metals
5) Who was the army chief of Emperor Akbar?
a. Raja Birbal
b. Raja Todar Mal
c. Raja Man Singh
d. Miyan Tansen
The correct answer is : Raja Man Singh
6) Bacteria in water is killed by passing
a. Oxygen
b. Nitrogen
c. Chlorine
d. Corbon di-oxide
The correct answer is : Chlorine
7) Which of the following is a traffic offence?
a. Taking "U" turn during outlawed hours
b. Driving on Footpath
c. Driving by Minor
d. All of the above
The correct answer is : All of the above
8) Who is the chief election commissioner of India?
a. Hari Shankar Brahma
b. V S Sampath
c. Eswariah
d. Srinivasan
The correct answer is : V S Sampath
9) Sindhuri bought 48 pairs of Dandiya sticks. Among them 21 pairs are 18 inch wooden sticks. What is the ratio of 18 inch wooden sticks to the remaining?
a. 48 : 21
b. 27 : 21
c. 21 : 27
d. 21: 48
The correct answer is : 21 : 27
10) Which of the following is a composite number?
a. 19
b. 23
c. 27
d. 31
The correct answer is : 27
11) Which of the following is not related to convex lens?
a. It is thick at the middle and thin at the edges
b. Objects nearer to this lens appear very big
c. With this we cannot catch the images on the screen
d. A parallel beam of light incident on this lens converges
The correct answer is : With this we cannot catch the images on the screen
12) Find the past tense for "weave".
a. weave
b. woven
c. wove
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : wove
13) Which of the following is a child right?
a. Right against child marriage
b. Right to be heard and participate freely
c. Right to leasure and free time
d. All of the above
The correct answer is : All of the above
14) Which of the following river flows through seven countries of Europe and also called International river?
a. River Amur-Argun
b. River Danube
c. River Volga
d. River Daugava
The correct answer is : River Daugava
15) How many triangles are there in a square having two diagonals?
a. 4
b. 6
c. 8
d. 10
The correct answer is : 8
16) The awareness of a common identity amongst the citizens of a country is called
a. National Unity
b. National integration
c. National support
d. National cooperation
The correct answer is : National integration
17) "When the applied force on a certain body is removed, it gets back to its original state " is called
a. plasticity
b. electricity
c. elasticity
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : elasticity
18) The mixing of warm and cool masses are formed as
a. Cyclone
b. Hurricane
c. Tornadoes
d. Relief rain
The correct answer is : Cyclone
19) The unit of measurement to know the depth of water is 'fathom'. One fathom is equal to
a. 2 feet
b. 4 feet
c. 6 feet
d. 8 feet
The correct answer is : 6 feet
20) Which of the following is not correct?
a. The Indian Ocean
b. The Antarctic Ocean
c. The South America Ocean
d. The Atlantic Ocean
The correct answer is : The South America Ocean
21) Who said the quoted words "One individual may die for an idea; but that idea will, after his death, incarnate itself in a thousand lives. That is how the wheel of evolution moves on and the ideas and dreams of one nation are bequeathed to the next"
a. Lal Bahadur Shastry
b. Netaji Subash Chandra Bose
c. Alluri Sita Rama Raju
d. Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak
The correct answer is : Netaji Subash Chandra Bose
22) Who was assisted by "Ashta Pradhans"?
a. Akbar the Great
b. Chatrapathi Shivaji
c. Maharana Pratap
d. Sri Krishna Devaraya
The correct answer is : Chatrapathi Shivaji
23) The increased body weight caused by excessive accumulation of fat is called
a. Emaciated
b. Skinniness
c. zero size
d. Obesity
The correct answer is : Obesity
24) If the wind speed is between 56 - 63 knots ( 1 knot = 9.3 Km/h wind) for 10 minute average is called
a. Hurricane
b. Storm
c. Fresh Gale
d. Strong breeze
The correct answer is : Storm
25) The time interval between high tides is
a. 12 hours 14 minutes
b. 12 hours 26 minutes
c. 12 hours 44 minutes
d. 12 hours 59 minutes
The correct answer is : 12 hours 26 minutes
26) A man standing at a distance of 166 meters from a hill shouts. When does the sound reach him again?
a. After 1 second
b. After 2 seconds
c. After 3 seconds
d. After 4 seconds
The correct answer is : After 1 second
27) Rama requires 3/4 Kg of flour to make roties for the family. She has only 5/8 Kg flour. How much more flour she need to make roties?
a. 1/3 Kg
b. 3/5 Kg
c. 1/6 Kg
d. 1/8 Kg
The correct answer is : 1/8 Kg
28) Which of the following is a children website?
d. All of the above
The correct answer is :
29) The normal salinity is estimated on an average for every Kilogram of seawater is
a. 25 grams
b. 35 grams
c. 45 grams
d. 55 grams
The correct answer is : 35 grams
30) Who is the founder of Sikh religion?
a. Mahaveera
b. Guru Nanak Dav
c. Gautama Buddha
d. Ram Mohan Roy
The correct answer is : Guru Nanak Dav
31) Where is the Secretariat of the UNESCO?
a. Delhi
b. Paris
c. Moscow
d. Switzerland
The correct answer is : Paris
32) "Rama Charita Manas" written by
a. Naraharidas
b. Tulsidas
c. Kabirdas
d. Kanhopatra
The correct answer is : Tulsidas
33) "By nature all people are alike, but by education become different" Identify the part of speech of bold and underlined word.
a. Pronoun
b. adjective
c. Verb
d. All of the above
The correct answer is : adjective
34) Which of the following is not a magnetic substance?
a. Iron
b. Steel
c. Nickel
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : None of the above
35) Which of the following city doesn't belongs to U.S.A?
a. California
b. San Francisco
c. Humburg
d. Chicago
The correct answer is : Humburg
36) Which one of the following is a shade of green?
a. Pearl
b. jade
c. ruby
d. megenta
The correct answer is : jade
37) "February 18, 1836 " is the birth day of
a. Ramana Maharshi
b. Swamy Vivekananda
c. Ramakrishna Paramahansa
d. Sarada Devi
The correct answer is : Ramakrishna Paramahansa
38) A school has a compound wall with four sides equal in length. Its one side is 375 meters. Reshi ran around the path 2 times. How far did he run?
a. 3000 M
b. 2000M
c. 1000M
d. 4000 M
The correct answer is : 3000 M
39) How are the members of Lok Sabha elected?
a. All are nominated by the president of India
b. Elected by the members of the state legislatures
c. Directly by the people
d. Elected by the educated people
The correct answer is : Directly by the people
40) What is 16.50 divided by 0.5?
a. 3.3
b. 33
c. 333
d. 33.33
The correct answer is : 33
41) Formula of Hydrochloric acid is
a. H
b. He
c. Hg
d. HCL
The correct answer is : HCL
42) The transmission of characters from one generation to the next generation is called
a. deployment
b. heredity
c. transmission
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : heredity
43) Toll free number of Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) is
a. 1800222021
b. 18003450111
c. 18002095040
d. 18004255333
The correct answer is : 1800222021
44) Cases pertaining to movable and immovable properties, marriages and agreements are called
a. constitutional cases
b. criminal cases
c. civil cases
d. None of the above
The correct answer is : civil cases
45) The term "spectacles" is related to
a. Table Tennis
b. Cricket
c. Hockey
d. Chess
The correct answer is : Cricket
46) Sudha and Ravi want to visit All India Industrial Exhibition. Father gave them Rs.200. Admission into exhibition is Rs.20 per head. Ticket for food and video game is Rs. 15 per head. What information is needed to calculate the balance amount left after attending the exhibition?
a. The number of hours spent at exhibition
b. No.of stalls visited
c. No.of tickets purchased
d. All of the above
The correct answer is : No.of tickets purchased
47) When the water vapour in air is more we get
a. shivering
b. sweat
c. sneeze
d. cough
The correct answer is : sweat
48) Which of the following is true?
a. -26 > 26
b. 35 < -39
c. -41 = 41
d. -19 > -21
The correct answer is : -19 > -21
49) For every 1000 meters of ascent, the temperature decreases at the rate of
a. 3.59oC
b. 6.49oC
c. 10.59oC
d. 13.49oC
The correct answer is : 6.49oC
50) The members of Rajya Sabha are elected by
a. Lok Sabha
b. The people
c. Elected members of the legislative council
d. Elected members of the legislative assembly
The correct answer is : Elected members of the legislative assembly