ASSET A QUESTION A DAY-CLASS IV

17/10/18

Subject:Maths

You may have seen huge trucks like the one shown in the picture. They carry several small cars.This truck is carrying nine cars. Factories making cars use this to send the cars to various showrooms.
 
Which of the following is a reason for doing this when the small cars can travel on the roads?

A

to go faster on highways

B

to protect them from rain

C

to lower the transport cost

D

to load it directly into a ship

16/10/18

Subject:Maths

5 + 5 + 5 + 5 is 5 more than ___× 5.
What would come in the blank to make the above sentence true?

A

2

B

3

C

4

D

15

CORRECT ANSWER:B

15/10/18

Subject:English

Choose the sentence with the underlined word which contains NO SPELLING MISTAKE.

A

My friend did notbelieve that I could run fast.

B

She told me to putevrything in my bag quickly.

C

Reena cried becuase her foot was paining a lot.

D

Sneha made awonderfull painting for her mother.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

12/10/18

Subject:Science

A food chain shows how some organisms are linked together. In the chain, each organism is food for the next. The food chain shown below is seen in a garden.


In the given food chain, the mealybugs eat the rose plants, the ladybird beetles eat the mealybugs and the dragonflies eat the ladybird beetles.

If all the ladybird beetles were to die because of some reason, what would probably happen in the garden?

A

Only the mealybugs would increase.

B

Only the rose plants would increase.

C

Only the dragonflies would increase.

D

Only the mealybugs and the dragonflies would increase.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

11/10/18

Subject:Maths

Nathu has 50 eggs and wants to buy egg boxes to store them. The shop keeper shows him 4 different types of egg boxes: 

Nathu needs to buy boxes of only one type and store the 50 eggs in the least number of boxes.

Which one of these types of boxes should he buy?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:D

10/10/18

Subject:Science

When a person votes in the elections, a special ink is put on the finger and nail. This ink does not wash off from the nail. As the nail grows, the position of the ink mark also changes as shown here. 

Around how much time would have passed after voting for it to look like the 2nd image?

A

1 day

B

6 weeks

C

6 months

D

1 year

CORRECT ANSWER:B

9/10/18

Subject:Maths

Given below is a calendar of the year 2012 showing the January month.

What day will be the 31st December, 2011?
A
Sunday
B
Wednesday
C
Saturday
D
(cannot be said without seeing the calendar of the year 2011)

CORRECT ANSWER:C

8/10/18

Subject:English

Choose the correct word to complete the sentence below. 
The beautiful jasmine flowers filled the air in the tiny room with their _______.
A
taste
B
breeze
C
sight
D
scent

CORRECT ANSWER:D

5/10/18

Subject:Science

Swapna took 4 plants of the same type, size and condition. She kept them in the sunlight for different periods of time and gave them the same amount of water. After one week, she measured the increase in height and noted it down in the table below.

Which of the following can we say based on the above experiment?

A

The plants grow the most when they receive around 8 hours of sunlight.

B

The plants grow the most when they receive less amount of sunlight.

C

The more sunlight the plants receive, the better they grow.

D

Sunlight does not affect the growth of plants.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

4/10/18

Subject:Maths


What number should be placed in 


ALL THE 4 empty boxes
 above to make the number sentence true?

A

3

B

4

C

7

D

28

CORRECT ANSWER:C

3/10/18

Subject:Science



You must have seen how the Moon looks on a full Moon night. Once in many many years, the full moon appears bigger than usual. Such a night is known as the night of the supermoon. The image here shows the difference between the sizes of the full moon on the night of the supermoon and other full moon nights. Although the moon is the same, it appears bigger on the night of supermoon because –
A
it reflects more sunlight that night
B
it is closer to the Earth on that night
C
it goes farther away from the Earth that night
D
it rises in the same direction as the Sun that night

CORRECT ANSWER:B

2/10/18

Subject:Maths

Shown below is a cone.

It has a flat surface and a curved surface.
How many flat surfaces does the solid shown below have?
 
A
1
B
2
C
3
D
4

CORRECT ANSWER:C

1/10/18

Subject:English

Choose the sentence with the underlined word which contains NO SPELLING MISTAKE.

A

My friend did notbelieve that I could run fast.

B

She told me to putevrything in my bag quickly.

C

Reena cried becuaseher foot was paining a lot.

D

Sneha made awonderfull painting for her mother.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

28/09/18

Subject:Science

David lives in Srinagar and urgently wants to send a letter to his father living in Kerala. A courier company* promises to deliver it in less than a day.

How would the courier company send the letter from Srinagar to Kerala?
Word meaning:
*courier company: a company that transports things across different places like the postal service 

A

by ship

B

by train

C

by truck

D

by plane

CORRECT ANSWER:D

27/09/18

Subject:Maths

A

55

B

95

C

100

D

155

Correct Answer: A

26/09/18

Subject:Science

We can fall ill if we drink unclean or impure water. Sometimes people fill impure water in empty mineral water bottles and sell it. Which of the following, printed on the label of the mineral water bottle, may help prevent this?

A

A

B

B

C

C

D

D

CORRECT ANSWER:B

25/09/18

Subject:Maths

Sumeet has a story book. All the pages on the left have a picture and all the pages on the right have the story written on them.


Page number 1 of the book is on the right side. On which of the following page numbers will there be a picture?

A

1

B

27

C

38

D

41

CORRECT ANSWER:C

24/09/18

Subject:English

Which sentence is CORRECT in every way?

A

It was a gift from he to them.

B

My friend is stronger than I.

C

Bindu and me are going home.

D

She saw all what took place yesterday.

CORRECT ANSWER:B

23/09/18

Subject:Science

Raju heats an iron rod on the stove till it is very hot and dips it into water. What will happen?

A

Iron will become a gas.

B

Iron will become a liquid.

C

Some water will freeze to ice.

D

Some water will become steam.

Correct Answer: D

20/09/18

Subject:Maths

Kabir has less than 15 coins in his piggy bank. He adds 20 more coins.
Which of these could be the number of coins in the piggy bank NOW?

A

18

B

32

C

35

D

38

19/09/18

Subject:Science

A wind vane is used to show the direction of the wind.



- The cock and the arrow move when the wind blows. 
- The rods showing the directions are fixed. 
- The direction of the arrow indicates the direction in which the wind is blowing.

It is placed at a height so that nothing blocks the wind or changes its direction. Which of the following shows the best place for a wind vane to be placed?

A

B

C

D

CORRECT ANSWER:B

18/09/18

Subject:Maths

Salman has 9 number cards with numbers 1 to 9 written on them. He picks three number cards to form a number between 280 and 300. 


Which of these could be the three number cards?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

CORRECT ANSWER:A

17/09/18

Subject:English

The word that rhymes best with 'sew' is

A

few

B

new

C

pew

D

show

CORRECT ANSWER:D

13/09/18

Subject:Maths

How many numbers from 1 to 50 (including 1 and 50) which HAVE 4 as a digit?

A

4

B

10

C

14

D

20

12/09/18

Subject:Science

Given here is a table of what Roopa and Ron brought to school for lunch for a week.

Whose home spent less on fuel to prepare lunch during that week?

A

Ron's

B

Roopa's

C

Both Ron's and Roopa's home spent the same.

D

Cannot answer this with the information given.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

11/09/18

Subject:Maths

There are 6 rectangles in the shape shown below:

The 6 rectangles are clearly shown here:

How many rectangles are there in this figure?

A

6

B

8

C

11

D

12

CORRECT ANSWER:C

10/09/18

Subject:English

The cobbler sang merily while he mended shoes. 

The spelling of one word in the sentence above is WRONG. Choose the option that shows that word.

A

cobbler

B

mended

C

while

D

merily

CORRECT ANSWER:D

7/09/18

Subject:Science

Moushmi took four sheets, of the same size and thickness, made from different materials as shown below.



- She dipped each sheet in a bowl of water. 
- She then picked up the sheets and squeezed them one by one over separate bowls and checked the water collected.

What was she trying to find out?

A

If materials tear easily on absorbing water?

B

If different materials absorb different amounts of water?

C

If thicker materials absorb more water than thinner materials?

D

If different colours of the same material absorb different amounts of water?

CORRECT ANSWER:B

6/09/18

Subject:Maths

Below is the picture of a dial with only one hand. The hand takes 8 minutes to go around once. Where will the dial be after 20 minutes if it starts at 1?

A

1

B

2

C

3

D

4

CORRECT ANSWER:C

5/09/18

Subject:Science

Your father tells you that dals (pulses) are 'harder' to cook than rice.
What could this mean?

A

We can break rice more easily than dals.

B

Dals need to be boiled longer before they become soft.

C

We need to clean dals a lot more than rice before cooking.

D

Dals need to be put in a bigger vessel for them to cook well.

CORRECT ANSWER:B

4/09/18

Subject:Maths

There are three blocks made of different material and of different colours - Red (R), White (W) and Black (B). They are weighed twice with a balance and the results are as below:

What can we be SURE about from these weighings?

A

Block B is the heaviest

B

Block W is the heaviest

C

Block R is the lightest

D

Block B is lighter than Block R

CORRECT ANSWER:C

3/09/18

Subject:English

Choose the option which has a SPELLING MISTAKE.

A

their

B

littel

C

people

D

doesn't

CORRECT ANSWER:B

31/08/18

Subject:Science

Shown here is a tent used by a mountain climber. 

What are the qualities such a tent MUST have?
1. very light to carry
2. has nice colours
3. easy to wash
4. folds into a small size

A

only 1

B

only 1 and 2

C

only 1 and 4

D

all - 1, 2, 3 and 4

CORRECT ANSWER :C

30/08/18

Subject:Maths

A cube has 6 faces. Two cubes are joined face to face to form a solid shape like the one shown. How many faces will this solid have?

A

6

B

10

C

8

D

5

CORRECT ANSWER:A

29/08/18

Subject:Science
Aalap has grouped some musical instruments into two groups shown below.



How did he group the instruments?
A
instruments that children play and instruments that adults play
B
instruments that make a loud sound and instruments that make a soft sound
C
instruments that can be carried from one place to the other and instruments that can't
D
instruments in which air is used to make sound and instruments in which strings are used to make sound

CORRECT ANSWER:D

28/08/18

Subject:Maths
A page in Maya's calendar is torn and the page is looking like this now.


She saw the next page of the calendar and found that the 1st day of the next month is a Monday.
The page of one of these months on the calendar has been torn out. Which one?
A
February
B
March
C
November
D
December

CORRECT ANSWER:C

27/08/18

Subject:English
Which expression BEST completes the sentence?

The grasshopper _______________.
A
go onto my bed.
B
jumped onto my bed.
C
walk into my bed.
D
lie in the corner of my bed.

CORRECT ANSWER: B

25/08/18

Subject:Science

Which of the following birds is able to fly only very short distances at a time?

A
eagle
B
parrot
C
sparrow
D
peacock

Correct Answer: D

23/08/18

Subject:Maths

If the cost of 1 packet of BEST biscuits is Rs 5, how many packets can I get for Rs. 30 with the FREE OFFER shown here?

A
6
B
9
C
10
D
12

Correct Answer: B

22/08/18

Subject:Science

Sabina's mother put some objects in Group 1 and some in Group 2. Which question did she ask herself before she put each item into its correct group?

A
Will it break if I drop it?
B
Does it catch fire easily?
C
Can we find this in nature?
D
Will it make a loud sound if I strike it?

Correct Answer: D

20/08/18

Subject:English

Choose the option with the WRONG spelling.

A
eight
B
cheif
C
piece
D
friend

Correct Answer: B

17/08/18

Subject:Science

Shama spilt some oil paint on her white dress. Use the information given below to find out how the paint can be removed from the dress.

Which of these can be used to clean Shama's dress?

A

cold water

B

cold water, or hot water

C

hot water

D

kerosene

CORRECT ANSWER: D

16/08/18

Subject:Maths

In which of the following figures are there exactly THREE squares?

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: D

15/08/18

Subject:Science

Which picture shows plants commonly found in a desert?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

14/08/18

Subject:Maths

The heights of 6 children are shown in this graph.



Which two of them are nearly of the same height?

A

Sangeeta and Sajith

B

Sanjeev and Susan

C

Sajith and Sushma

D

Sangeeta and Simi

CORRECT ANSWER:B

13/08/18

Subject:English

The teacher found a word used wrongly in Rani's sentence below. Which one is it?

A wise man will never make the mistake of trusting a week man.

A

wise

B

week

C

make

D

trusting

CORRECT ANSWER :B

12/08/18

Subject:Maths

Nikita drew some snakes in her sketch book as shown below. Which of these snakes is the longest?

CORRECT ANSWER :C

10/08/18

Subject:Science

Nishchal had gone to a wedding dinner. He found that the metal bowls containing food were kept on a stand with something below it. He also observed that the food remained hot.

What could be below the metal bowls that kept the food hot?

A

B

C

D

CORRECT ANSWER: A

9/08/18

Subject:Maths

Which of the following is the WRONG way of finding the sum of 46 and 321?

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: C

8/08/18

Subject:Science

When cement is mixed, it is a wet paste. It becomes hard only after it dries. Which of the following would be the best to put wet cement between bricks?

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: C


7/08/18

Subject:Maths


A small vessel and a bigger vessel have water in them as shown above. Now all the water in the small vessel is poured into the bigger vessel. What will be the level of water in the bigger vessel?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER :C

06/08/18

Subject:English

Which sentence has a grammar MISTAKE?

A

The teacher's are going for a picnic.

B

The colour of both our cars is blue.

C

The thief ran fast in a zig zag pattern.

D

The girls want to have their breakfast.

Correct Answer: A

03/08/18

Subject:Science

The Earth moves around the Sun and the Moon moves around the Earth.

After how much time does the Earth, moving around the Sun, come back to the same position?

A

60 minutes

B

24 hours

C

30 days

D

1 year

Correct Answer: D

02/08/18

Subject:Maths

Viral bought some things from a store which cost Rs 35. He gave the shopkeeper a 50-rupee note. The shopkeeper did not have the change to pay Viral back. So Viral gave him a 5-rupee coin also.
How much money should the shopkeeper give back to Viral?

A

Rs 5 

B

Rs 10

C

Rs 15

D

Rs 20

Correct Answer: D

1/08/18

Subject:Science

The earth completes one rotation on its own axis in one day. Amjad has a globe that also completes one rotation in one day. There is a pointer P that is fixed from outside the globe. The pointer is pointing at a point on the globe right now as shown in the figure below. After 12 hours, which point will be at the pointer P?



A

Point A in the fig.

B

Point B in the fig.

C

Point C in the fig.

D

Point D in the fig.

31/08/18

Subject:Science



A picture of India's Advanced Satellite launch Vehicle (ASLV) is shown above. The ASLV was used in 1992 and 1994 to launch scientific satellites. 

In the above figure, how many Indica cars will be needed to make a line about as long as the ASLV?

A

About 48

B

About 17

C

About 10

D

About 6

Correct Answer: D


30/07/18

Subject:English

The letters of which word can be rearranged to form the sentence, 'REST, SAM.'?

A

MATTERS

B

STREAMS

C

STAMMERS

D

SMARTER

Correct Answer: B

27/07/18

Subject:Science

-I have a tail.
-I eat other animals.
-I have no hair on my body.
Who am I?

A

frog

B

tiger

C

lizard

D

spider

Correct Answer: C

26/07/18

Subject:Maths

There are three people in a room. If they cut an apple into 3 equal pieces and take 1 piece each, each has eaten what part of the apple?

A

1

B

One-third.

C

Half

D

one-fourth

Correct Answer: B

25/07/18

Subject:Science

- I am obtained from animals.
- I am used to make clothes

What am I?

A

wax

B

silk

C

cotton

D

rubber

Correct Answer: B

24/07/18

Subject:Maths

What fraction does the shaded part represent?

A

14

B

116

C

413

D

412

Correct Answer: A

23/07/18

Subject:English

Choose the sentence that is GRAMMATICALLY correct.

A

A cricket ball is hardest than a tennis ball.

B

Diamonds are the expensive stones.

C

Some children are more helpful than others.

D

Sadhana draws more better than Anita.

Correct Answer: C

20/07/18

Subject:Science

Rajendra had fever and he went to see the doctor. The doctor told him that he had malaria. Which of the following insects did he catch the disease from?

A

bedbugs

B

houseflies

C

mosquitoes

D

cockroaches

Correct Answer: C

19/07/18

Subject:Maths

Which of these clocks is showing 4:55?

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: B

18/07/18

Subject:Science

The teacher asks her students to measure the length of the classroom.
''I will measure it by counting my footsteps,'' says Rekha. 
''I will measure it using my skipping rope,'' says Renu.
''I will measure it using this measuring tape,'' says Ramesh.

Which of these is TRUE?

A

Only Rekha will be able to measure the room's length.

B

Only Ramesh will be able to measure the room's length.

C

All will be able to measure the room's length, but Rekha's method is the best.

D

All will be able to measure the room's length, but Ramesh's method is the best.

Correct Answer: D

17/07/18

Subject:Maths

The opposite of the word 'dear' is __________.

A

expensive

B

cheap

C

darling

D

sweet

Correct Answer: B

16/07/18

Subject:Science

A baby chicken grows inside an egg for 21 days before it hatches. From where does the baby chick get its food before it hatches?

A

It is fed by the mother hen.

B

It doesn't need any food.

C

It uses food stored in the egg.

D

It eats the egg shell.

Correct Answer: C

12/07/18

Subject:Maths

Prashant's room has two regular chairs, one simple table and two three-legged stools. There is no other furniture. How many legs are there altogether in the furniture in his room?

A

5

B

15

C

18

D

20

 

CORRECT ANSWER : C

11/07/18

Subject:Science

The activities in the process of respiration given below are not in the correct order.

The correct order in which the activities take place is:

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: B

10/07/18

Subject:Science

7 x 23 =

A

30

B

161

C

723

D

1421

Correct Answer: B


9/07/18

Subject:English

Suman is talking about her bicycle in the sentence below.

My new bicycle looks lovely. ___________________________

After this, she is likely to say:



A

I wore a red shirt.

B

My friend has a red bicycle.

C

I will go home a 4 o'clock .

D

I painted it red.

Correct Answer: D



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