ASSET A QUESTION A DAY-CLASS III

17/10/18

Subject:Science

In some places where it rains a lot, people build houses on poles, as shown here. 


Why is this a good idea?

A

The rain water will dry soon.

B

The house can be used like a boat.

C

The floor of the house will remain dry.

D

The people can see things that are far.

16/10/18

Subject:Maths

Which of the following would give the number that must be added to 82 to get 95?

A

82 + 13

B

95 - 13

C

95 + 82

D

95 - 82

COORECT ANSWER:D

15/10/18

Subject:English

We clean our cycles once a weak.
Which word in the above sentence has a SPELLING MISTAKE?

A

clean

B

once

C

weak

D

cycles

CORRECT ANSWER:C

12/10/18

Subject:Science

Raju and Sohrab are both looking at the same tree. But it looks different to both of them.


Why does the tree look different to both of them?

A

Raju is closer to the tree.

B

Raju is shorter than Sohrab.

C

Sohrab is looking at the tree with only one eye.

D

Sohrab is sitting on the ground and looking at the tree.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

11/10/18

Subject:Maths

A fruit seller has arranged apples as shown below.




Which of these gives the total number of apples?

A

4 + 8

B

4 × 4

C

4 × 8

D

8 × 8

CORRECT ANSWER:C

10/10/18

Subject:Science

Uttam has a pet fish. 
Uttam's father gave him a stone basin for the fish, but Uttam wanted a glass tank like the one shown below.

In what way would a glass tank be better than a stone basin?

A

Glass is stronger than stone.

B

The fish can be seen through glass.

C

Fish can get air to breathe through glass.

D

A stone tank gets dirtier than a glass tank.

CORRECT ANSWER:B

9/10/18

Subject:Maths
Amar covered a part of a shape with his hand.

Which shape could it be?
A
a circle
B
a square
C
a triangle
D
a rectangle 

CORRECT ANSWER:D

8/10/18

Subject:English
Which option can complete the sentence below correctly?

__________ is shining in the sky.
A
Sun
B
A sun
C
The sun
D
Some sun

CORRECT ANSWER:C

5/10/18

Subject:Science

Soldiers wear uniforms that are dull green, khaki or brown in colour. Even their vehicles are painted in these colours. This helps them to hide from enemy soldiers.
This works in the same way as ________________________. 

A

bees visiting brightly coloured flowers

B

giraffes with long necks eating leaves

C

grasshoppers that are coloured like grass

D

orange fish swimming among green weeds

CORRECT ANSWER:C

4/10/18

Subject:Maths



Who am I?

A

67

B

78

C

87

D

96

CORRECT ANSWER:C

3/10/18

Subject:Science
Diya has a pond in her garden. But, the tap in the garden is far away from the pond.
She wants to fill the pond with water without spilling and wasting water.


What should she use?
A
B
C
D

2/10/18

Subject:Maths
There are 15 trees in a row.
Chimpu the monkey is sitting on the 1st tree. He/she jumps to the 3rd tree, skipping one tree in between.
From the 3rd tree he/she jumps to the 5th tree and so on, always skipping one tree in between.



On which tree will Chimpu be after 6 jumps?
A
7th tree
B
11th tree
C
12th tree
D
13th tree

CORRECT ANSWER:D

1/10/18

Subject:English

Which word BEST completes the sentence below?

Varun has new shoes. He wore ____ to school today.

A

it

B

them

C

theirs

D

its

CORRECT ANSWER:B

28/09/18

Subject:Science

Mini is colour-blind and cannot see all the colours that most other people see. On the left you can see the colours a normal person would see. On the right you see how the same colours are seen by Mini.

Which of the following colours will appear ALMOST SIMILAR to her?

A

red and green

B

yellow and blue

C

blue and green

D

red and blue

CORRECT ANSWER :A

27/09/18

Subject:Maths

0 + 52 is the same as

A

0

B

52

C

502

D

520

CORRECT ANSWER:B

26/09/18

Subject:Science

An X-ray is a picture which shows us some parts of our body that we cannot see directly with our eyes. Shown here is an X-ray picture of a woman's foot. 

Which of the following can an X-ray be used to find out?

A

if there is high fever

B

the correct body weight

C

if there is enough blood

D

if there is a broken bone

25/09/18

Subject:Maths

Suman measures the length of her table top with her pencil. The table top is 6 pencils long as shown below.



She breaks the pencil into two equal parts.
She measures the length of the table top again with one of the broken pieces of the pencil. 

How long will the table top be when measured with the half pencil piece?

A

3 half pencils long

B

6 half pencils long

C

12 half pencils long

D

20 half pencils long

24/09/18

Subject:English

Choose the option that adds meaning to the sentence below.
Some unknown people were standing near the gate. _____________________.

A

But our dog barked loudly.

B

So our dog started barking.

C

When our dog started barking.

D

Because our dog barked at them.

CORRECT ANSWER:B

23/09/18

Subject:Science

Sandhya filled a bottle with water as shown here. She then put the bottle on a slope.

Which of the following correctly represents how the water in the bottle will look?

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: D

20/09/18

Subject:Maths

Look at the heap of tomatoes shown below.




Roughly how many tomatoes are there in the heap?

A

6

B

15

C

30

D

35

19/09/18

Subject:Science

enny took a round ball of clay as shown here and weighed it.
 
She used up all the clay to make 10 smaller balls from it. 

If she rolls all the smaller balls back into one ball, what can be said about the weight of this new ball?

A

It will be heavier than before.

B

It will be lighter than before.

C

It will be same as before.

D

(It is not possible to say without doing it.)

CORRECT ANSWER:C

18/09/18

Subject:Maths

The gift box shown below has 8 packets of toffees arranged in it as shown.





Each packet has 6 toffees.


What is the total number of toffees in the box?

A

6

B

8

C

14

D

48

CORRECT ANSWER:D

17/09/18

Subject:English

Which sentence uses the capital letters, full stop, and apostrophe (') correctly?

A

Lets ask Amits Uncle He will show us the correct direction.

B

Let's ask Amit's Uncle, He will show us the correct direction.

C

Let's ask Amit's uncle. He will show us the correct direction.

D

Lets' ask Amits' uncle, he will show us the correct direction.

CORRECT ANSWER:C

13/09/18

Subject:Maths

Rahul placed an orange in the left pan and an apple in the right pan of a balance as shown below.



What can be said from the figure above?

A

The apple weighs more than the orange.

B

The orange weighs more than the apple.

C

Both the apple and the orange weigh the same.

D

(We cannot say for sure as we do not know their weights.)

12/09/18

Subject:Science

 

Kavita sees the road sign shown here when she is driving on the road. Based on the sign, which of the following will she find nearby?

A

a river

B

a mountain

C

a road under repair

D

a car service station

CORRECT ANSWER:A

11/09/18

Subject:Maths

25 + 23 + 7 is equal to

A

30.

B

45.

C

48.

D

55.

CORRECT ANSWER:D

10/09/18

Subject:English

Which word has the same 'e' sound as in 'kept'?

A

bead

B

eight

C

steel

D

head

CORRECT ANSWER:D

7/09/18

Subject:Science

Which of these vegetables, when cut, makes a pattern like the one given below?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

CORRECT ANSWER:C

6/09/18

Subject:Maths

Shown below are 4 STRAIGHT LINES.

How many straight lines are there in the figure below?

A

2

B

3

C

4

D

5

CORRECT ANSWER:C

5/09/18

Subject:Science

Vehicles need energy to move. Some get energy from petrol, electricity or animals to move, while others, like a bicycle, move due to the energy of the humans.

Which of the following ALSO mainly uses the energy of a HUMAN to move?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:C

4/09/18

Subject:Maths

Shown below is a subtraction problem, solved correctly. 

What number should come in the box above?

A

22

B

60

C

64

D

70

CORRECT ANSWER:D

3/09/18

Subject:English

In which of these sentences is the COMMA (,) used correctly?

A

Ram saw some tigers elephants and giraffes at the zoo.

B

Ram saw some, tigers, elephants and giraffes, at the zoo.

C

Ram, saw some tigers, elephants, and giraffes, at the zoo.

D

Ram saw some tigers, elephants and giraffes at the zoo

CORRECT ANSWER:D

31/08/18

Subject:Science

Shilpa was standing in a PLAYGROUND, and the Sun was shining RIGHT OVER HER HEAD in the sky. From the position of the Sun, what could be the time?

A

6 o'clock in the morning

B

12 o'clock at noon

C

4 o'clock in the afternoon

D

7 o'clock in the evening

 

CORRECT ANSWER:B

30/08/18

Subject:Maths CORRECT ANSWER: D

29/08/18

Subject:Science

Shown here is a box which has 3 hearts drawn on it.

There are 6 such boxes having 3 hearts each. Which of the following gives the total number of hearts?

A

3 + 3

B

3 × 3

C

6 + 3

D

6 × 3

The teacher lights an incense stick (agarbathi) and places it on the desk in front of her.


Children in row 3 smell it in 30 seconds. Which row(s) of children will smell it ONLY AFTER the children in row 3?
A
only row 2
B
only row 4
C
both rows 1 and 2
D
both rows 4 and 5

CORRECT ANSWER:D

28/08/18

Subject:Maths
Sona is using her toothbrush and tube of toothpaste shown here to find the height of her doll.




She finds that the doll is 4 'toothbrushes' high.



How high could the doll be, when measured using the toothpaste tube?
A
3 toothpaste tubes high
B
5 toothpaste tubes high
C
6 toothpaste tubes high
D
7 toothpaste tubes high

CORRECT ANSWER:A

27/08/18

Subject:English
Which sentence below has a GRAMMAR MISTAKE?
A
Mary said she saw a ghost yesterday.
B
Our dog ran away from the house.
C
I hurted my foot with a stick.
D
There was water all over the floor.

CORRECT ANSWER:C

24/08/18

Subject:Science

Which of the following would Ram use to travel from his village to Bangalore, which is about 20 kilometres away?

A
B
C
D

Correct Answer: B

23/08/18

Subject:Maths

Tia had 20 marbles. She distributed her 20 marbles between Mita and Zarina so that each of them got 10 marbles. 

Mita also distributes her 10 marbles in the same way between Manju and Jiya. How many marbles would Manju get?

A
20
B
15
C
5
D
0

Correct Answer: C

22/08/18

Subject:Science

Various musical instruments produce sounds in different ways. Which of these produces sounds by the blowing of air?

A
veena
B
sitar
C
flute
D
tabla

Correct Answer: C

21/08/18

Subject:Maths

Mishti thinks of a number. If she multiplies this number by 8, the answer will be 6 more than 50. 
What is the number that Mishti thought of?

A
6
B
7
C
44
D
56

Correct Answer: B

20/08/18

Subject:English

I read ___________ book.

Complete this sentence by using one of these options .

A
a interesting
B
the interesting
C
an interesting
D
interesting

Correct Answer: C

Which of these will grow from a seed?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

CORRECT ANSWER:D

16/08/18

Subject:Maths

Look at the picture below.

Who is on the 3rd step from the BOTTOM?

A

the girl

B

the bird

C

the dog

D

the boy

Correct Answer: B


15/08/18

Subject:Science

Shown here are some plants in Meena's garden.
Which of them is the Sunflower plant?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER :A

14/08/18

Subject:Maths

4 tens + 5 ones + 2 tens is same as

A

11 ones.

B

11 tens.

C

4 tens and 7 ones.

D

6 tens and 5 ones.

CORRECT ANSWER:D

13/08/18

Subject:English

What is the BEST way to correct the underlined part of the sentence below?
Some children enjoys swimming in the pool in the summer season.

A

Change it to ''children enjoy''.

B

Change it to ''children is enjoying''.

C

Change it to ''children are enjoying''.

D

Change it to ''children has enjoyed''.

 

CORRECT ANSWER:A

12/08/18

Subject:Maths

The gift box shown below has 8 packets of toffees arranged in it as shown.





Each packet has 6 toffees.


What is the total number of toffees in the box?

CORRECT ANSWER : D

10/08/18

Subject:SCIENCE

Identify this tree.

A

mango

B

banyan

C

neem

D

papaya

CORRECT ANSWER:B

09/08/18

Subject:Maths

Shown here is a figure made by placing 3 tiles one on top of the other.

Which of the following gives the correct sizes of the tiles used?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:D

08/08/18

Subject:Science

Which of these animals has two legs?

A

camel

B

rat

C

pigeon

D

cockroach

CORRECT ANSWER:

07/08/18

Subject:Maths

How many circles are there in the clown's face?

A
2
B
3
C
5
D
6

Correct Answer: B

06/08/18

Subject:English

In which sentence is the word ''to'' used WRONGLY?

A

She told to me a small secret.

B

She wanted to go home soon.

C

She sat to eat a toffee on her own.

D

She decided to do some drawings.

Correct Answer: A

03/08/18

Subject:Science

Which of these gives the hen its energy to run?

A

the food it eats

B

its wings

C

its strong legs

D

the wind

Correct Answer: A

02/08/18

Subject:Maths

There are two fish tanks in John's house.
John took 5 fishes from fish tank 1 and put them into fish tank 2.

What happens to the TOTAL number of fishes in the two fish tanks?

A

It will become less.

B

It will become more.

C

It will remain the same.

D

(We can't say without counting.)

Correct Answer: C

01/08/18

Subject:Maths

Which list has only NON-LIVING things?

A

Earthworm, wind, mice

B

Water, plants, seeds

C

Mosquitoes, moon, table

D

Clouds, sun, earth

Correct Answer: D

31/07/18

Subject:Maths

What is the SMALLEST 3 - DIGIT number that can be formed using any 3 of the number cards below?

A

145

B

203

C

230

D

320

Correct Answer: B

30/07/18

Subject:English

Look at the alphabetical list here.
flower
leaves
root
stem
Where does the word 'plant' fit, in this alphabetical list? (That is, in the ABC order)

A

after 'stem'

B

before 'flower'

C

between 'root' and 'stem'

D

between 'leaves' and 'root'

Correct Answer: D

27/07/18

Subject:Science

The table given below shows some things we get from plants and animals:













Which of the following could you put in the place of ‘X'?

A

butter

B

ghee

C

milk

D

cotton

Correct Answer: D

26/07/18

Subject:Maths

Three friends, Lijo, Madhu and Savitha, each have a box of the SAME SIZE. Each box is fully filled with a different type of sweet as shown below.

- Lijo's sweets are the smallest in size.
- Savitha's sweets are the biggest in size.

Who has the largest NUMBER of sweets?

A

Lijo

B

Madhu

C

Savitha

D

(All of them have the same number of sweets.)

Correct Answer: A


25/07/18

Subject:Science

The items below were put in a closed pit. Which of them will remain almost unchanged after 6 months?

A

the plastic bags, leaves, apple pieces, banana peels and cooked rice

B

only the banana peels and plastic bags

C

only the apple pieces, cooked rice and leaves

D

only the plastic bags

Correct Answer: D

24/07/18

Subject:Maths

This board is put up near the gate of Chunmun Park:

One day, Mrs. Pinto took her 2 children to the park. How much did she have to pay as entry fees?

A

2 rupees

B

3 rupees

C

52 rupees

D

102 rupees

Correct Answer: B

23/07/18

Subject:English

In which word is the 'oo' sound the SAME as it is in 'food'?

A

good

B

mood

C

hood

D

wood

Correct Answer: B

20/07/18

Subject:Science

The picture given below shows a village and its boundaries. What is the northern boundary of the village?

A

the farm

B

the forest

C

the river

D

the road

Correct Answer: C


19/07/18

Subject:Maths

4 boys Anuj, Nandu, Ram and Sid are standing in a line holding balloons. But we don't know who is standing where.

Anuj has the most number of balloons.
Ram is standing between Sid and Nandu.

The name of the boy who is holding two balloons is

A

Ram

B

Sid

C

Nandu

D

Anuj

Correct Answer: A

18/07/18

Subject:Science




What is this picture showing?

A

pollution of water

B

wastage of electricity

C

shortage of drinking water

D

construction work in a village

Correct Answer: A

17/07/18

Subject:Maths

A mouse started from its hole and went along the path shown to the cheese.



On the way, how many RIGHT turns did it make?

A

0

B

3

C

4

D

7

Correct Answer: B

16/07/18

Subject:English

What is the BEST way to join the two sentences given below?I will take an umbrella with me. It is raining.

A

I will take an umbrella with me and it is raining.

B

I will take an umbrella with me or it will rain.

C

It is raining, so I will take an umbrella with me.

D

It is raining but I will take my umbrella with me.

Correct Answer: C

13/07/18

Subject:Science

Kavitha thinks that the cooking gas in her house is leaking. Which of these helped her notice the leak ?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

12/07/18

Subject:Maths

Four objects are shown below:


Which two of them are like each other in SHAPE?

A

The CARROT and the BOOK

B

The GLASS and the PARTY CAP

C

The CARROT and the PARTY CAP

D

The BOOK and the PARTY CAP

Correct Answer: C

11/07/18

Subject:Science

All living things are either PLANTS or ANIMALS. How many ANIMALS are there in this picture? 

A

2

B

4

C

5

D

7

Correct Answer: D

10/07/18

Subject:Maths

Mitu filled a jar using a big glass. He noted down the time taken to fill it. 

After this he emptied out the jar completely. He now wants to fill the same jar with a smaller glass. How much time will he take?

A

He will take more time.

B

He will take lesser time.

C

He will take the same amount of time.

D

We cannot say without noting the time.

Correct Answer: A

9/07/18

Subject:English

Select the word where the letter ''u'' has a different sound.

A

must

B

music

C

munch

D

muscle

Correct Answer: B

 



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