ASSET A QUESTION A DAY-CLASS V

21/10/19

Subject:ENGLISH
Anita described what happened when she ate gulab jamuns.
Which of these happened last?
A
I ate ten gulab jamuns after lunch.
B
I don't even want to see gulab jamuns again.
C
Later that night, I got sick.
D
I felt very full.

19/10/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE

Which of these methods of selecting a monitor for Class 5 can be considered the most democratic?

A
selection by all teachers teaching that class
B
appointment of the class topper as monitor
C
election through voting by all students of the class
D
selection among all students through a draw of lots

Correct Answer: C

18/10/19

Subject: SCIENCE

What is the sum of the lengths of all the edges of this CUBE?

A
8 cm
B
12 cm
C
16 cm
D
24 cm

Correct Answer: D

17/10/19

Subject:MATHS
What is the sum of the lengths of all the edges of this CUBE?

A
8 cm
B
12 cm
C
16 cm
D
24 cm

CORRECT ANSWER:D

16/10/19

Subject:SCIENCE

The main reason electric wires are covered with plastic is:

A
Plastic is available in different colours.
B
Plastic is a good conductor of electricity.
C
Plastic is a poor conductor of electricity.
D
Plastic does not melt easily when heated.

Correct Answer: C

15/10/19

Subject:MATHS
5⁄10 + 7⁄1000 can be written as
A
0.5007
B
0.0507
C
0.507
D
7005

CORRECT ANSWER:C

14/10/19

Subject:ENGLISH

Here is a list of words that needs to be arranged alphabetically.




Where would sheikh be written in the correct alphabetical list?
 

A
after shelf
B
after sheep
C
before shear
D
between shelf and shred

Correct Answer: B

12/10/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
The drawing shown here from the 'Down to Earth' magazine highlights which of these issues related to rivers like the 'Yamuna' in Delhi?
A
shortage of water available for industries
B
importance of energy conservation in Delhi
C
need for hydro-electric power stations
D
environmental pollution in the Yamuna
 

11/10/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Bindu's teacher asked a few students to perform an experiment described in the textbook. However, Bindu found that her results were different from what was described in the book. What should Bindu do?

A
She should keep repeating the experiment till she gets the result reported in the textbook.
B
She should change the observations so that she gets the result reported in the textbook.
C
She should use her friends' observations.
D
She should report her observations the way they are.

Correct Answer: D

10/10/19

Subject:MATHS
95 + 95 + 95 + 95 + 95 - 93 - 93 - 93 - 93 - 93 = 5 × 
The number that should be in the empty box is
A
2
B
5
C
93
D
95

CORRECT ANSWER:A

9/10/19

Subject:SCIENCE
It is winter, and the students of class 5 would like to choose a dry, sunny day for their picnic. Today is Sunday, and the newspaper has this 5-day weather forecast.





Which of these days would be the best for the picnic?
A
Monday
B
Tuesday
C
Wednesday
D
Thursday

CORRECT ANSWER:D

8/10/19

Subject:MATHS

Which of these would be nearest to the mass of your Mathematics textbook?

A
50 g
B
400 g
C
4 Kg
D
10 Kg

Correct Answer: B

7/10/19

Subject:ENGLISH
I saw a new bicycle of the latest kind in the showroom today.

Which word is NEAREST in meaning to new in the sentence above?
A
pretty
B
ancient
C
modern
D
strange

CORRECT ANSWER: C

5/10/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE

The figure here shows 'Terrace Farming'. It is usually
practised in

A
cold desert regions
B
mountainous regions
C
delta regions
D
river valleys

Correct Answer: B

4/10/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Animals have features that help them hide themselves from both hunters and their prey. Which of these is an example of such a feature?

A
the stripes of a tiger
B
the trunk of an elephant
C
the horns of a cow
D
the gills of a fish

Correct Answer: A

3/10/19

Subject:MATHS
What fraction does the shaded part represent?
A
13
B
310
C
19
D
36

2/10/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Which of these containers has 20ml of water?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:B

1/10/19

Subject:MATHS
Chanda has twelve 5-rupee coins, eight 2-rupee coins, fourteen 1-rupee coins and seven 50 paise coins in her piggy bank.
Her father offers her some 25 paise coins to make the amount exactly Rs. 100. How many 25 paise coins will she need?
A
8
B
13
C
26
D
30

CORRECT ANSWER:C

29/09/19

Subject:ENGLISH

''Are you taller than Prakash?''
''No, but I'm __________.''

Which of these completes the dialogue above correctlt?

A
as tall
B
taller
C
tallest
D
as taller

Correct Answer: A

28/09/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
Which of the following are likely to be commonly found in villages in Punjab?
A
Large saltpans
B
Wheat fields
C
Tea gardens
D
Coconut plantation

CORRECT ANSWER:B

27/09/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Four strips of cloth of the same colour and quality were made to overlap each other (as shown in the figure) and were placed in the sun for 15 days. It is found that the colour has faded especially in the exposed positions.

If the four strips are now separated, what will they look like?

A
B
C
D

Correct Answer: C

26/09/19

Subject:MATHS
Nima wants to draw as many rectangles as she can on the grid below. All the corners of a rectangle must lie on the dots of the grid.

Altogether how many such rectangles can she draw?
A
6
B
4
C
1
D
0

CORRECT ANSWER:A

25/09/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Borewells are deep wells bored into the ground. These are being increasingly used to irrigate
crops as against ''shallow wells'' of the past. This has led to decrease in the level of ground water.


Which of these is a possible solution to increase the level of ground water?

A
We should dig borewells deeper into the ground.
B
We should make sure that rainwater seeps into the ground.
C
We should bring water from other places through water tankers.
D
We should plant crops that use more water like sugarcane and rice.

Correct Answer: B

24/09/19

Subject:MATHS
How much is 1001 + 2020 + 3400 greater than 1 + 20 + 400?
(Note: You need not do the actual addition.) 
A
100 + 20 + 3
B
100 + 200 + 340
C
1001 + 2020 + 3400 
D
1000 + 2000 + 3000

CORRECT ANSWER:D

23/09/19

Subject:ENGLISH
In which of these words is the sound of the ‘o' the SAME as in ‘border'?
A
bone
B
upon
C
done
D
clothes

21/09/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
The images below show the historical places of an Indian city, one from the past and one from the present. Which city is it?

 
A
Chandigarh
B
Mumbai
C
Delhi
D
Agra

20/09/19

Subject:SCIENCE

The eye has an opening through which light enters. It is called the PUPIL.
Uma was watching a Hindi film. How would her pupils look:
(i) inside the theatre and (ii) after she stepped out in the sun?

A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D

Correct Answer: A

19/09/19

Subject:MATHS
Aman wanted to use his calculator to subtract 984 from 2503. He entered 2303 - 984 by mistake. What could he do to correct his mistake?
A
Add 2
B
Subtract 2
C
Add 200
D
Subtract 200

CORRECT ANSWER:C

18/09/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Normally people have only one_________.
A
lung
B
kidney
C
eye
D
food pipe

CORRECT ANSWER:D

17/09/19

Subject:MATHS
Rohit squeezed 12 lemons to make lime juice for 8 people. On counting again, he finds actually there are 10 people. How many more lemons would he need?
A
2
B
3
C
4
D
5

CORRECT ANSWER:B

16/09/19

Subject:ENGLISH
Choose the word that completes the sentence below correctly.

The ________ of dancers was ready for its performance.
 
A
troop
B
flock
C
troupe
D
band

CORRECT ANSWER:C

14/09/19

Subject:Social Science
Which of these languages was popular in ancient India but is not spoken anymore?
A
Latin
B
Hindi
C
Urdu
D
Pali

CORRECT ANSWER:D

13/09/19

Subject:MATHS

Identify the tooth that is used by us for cutting and shearing (tearing) of food.

A
B
C
D

Correct Answer: C

12/09/19

Subject:MATHS
Ranjana was asked to shade {frac(2/5)} of the strip shown here. She has already shaded 2 parts.



How many MORE parts does she need to shade?
A
0
B
2
C
3
D
5

CORRECT ANSWER:B

11/09/19

Subject:SCIENCE>

Which of the following does the root absorb from the soil?

A
Oxygen and nitrogen
B
Water and minerals
C
Seeds and insects
D
Sunlight and air

Correct Answer: B

10/09/19

Subject:MATHS>
Which of these figures is {frac(3/4)} shaded?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:D

9/09/19

Subject:ENGLISH

 

Today I was late for school. But since it had happened for the first time, the teacher did not punish me.

Which word can BEST REPLACE ''did not punish'' in the sentence given above?
A
excused
B
explained
C
examined
D
expected

CORRECT ANSWER:A

7/09/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
The Mauryan king Ashoka marched to Kalinga - modern-day Orissa - to fight one of the most important battles of ancient India. Which of these may have been the direction in which his army marched?
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D

CORRECT ANSWER:C

6/09/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Which of the following are NOT SAFE things to do, as we might get an electric shock?

Note- (An immersion heater is shaped like a rod and is dipped in water to heat it. Like a geyser, it uses electricity to heat water).

A
only 1
B
both 1 and 2
C
both 3 and 4
D
all of 2, 3 and 4

Correct Answer: C

5/09/19

Subject:MATHS
What is the perimeter of this figure (in cm)?
A
19
B
18
C
16
D
15

CORRECT ANSWER:A

4/09/19

Subject:SCIENCE
The handle and frame of a magnifying glass was removed and the magnifying glass was viewed from its side. How would the glass look like?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:B

3/09/19

Subject:MATHS
If 2 × ♦ = 58, then 4 × ♦ =
A
58 × 2.
B
4 × 58.
C
8 × 58.
D
58 + 4.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

2/09/19

Subject:ENGLISH
A group of SHEEP is called a FLOCK. What is a group of COWS called?
A
a pride
B
a herd
C
a gang
D
a pack

CORRECT ANSWER:B

31/08/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE

He was born on 14th November 1889 and was a leader of the Indian National Congress. He became the first Prime Minister of independent India. He was also the writer of the famous book 'Discovery of India'. Who was he?

A
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
B
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
C
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
D
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Correct Answer: B

30/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE

25th of June was a full moon day. From the calendar of June and July identify the date of the next full moon?
]

A
30th June
B
1th July
C
9th July
D
24th of July

Correct Answer: D

29/08/19

Subject:MATHS
What is the maximum number of 1 metre long pieces that we can get from this rope?
A
8
B
9
C
80
D
85

CORRECT ANSWER:A

28/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE
From which part of the plant does the FRUIT develop?
A
Leaf
B
Root
C
Stem
D
Flower

CORRECT ANSWER:D

27/08/19

Subject:MATHS
The milometer of a car shows the total number of kilometres covered by the car.



What will the milometer above show after the car has covered one more kilometre?
A
03100
B
04000
C
04099
D
30991

CORRECT ANSWER:A

26/08/19

Subject:ENGLISH
In which of these word pairs, is the sound of ''a'' the SAME?
A
calm and male
B
fake and play
C
apple and cane
D
bang and bark

CORRECT ANSWER:B

24/08/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
Ravi is 12 years old. According to the legal system of India, which of the following can Ravi do?
A
drive a scooter on the road
B
vote in an assembly election
C
participate in a sports event
D
work in a leather factory

CORRECT ANSWER:C

23/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE

If a man walks from P to Q what will be the MINIMUM number of regions he will have to cross(including the ones containing P and Q) to reach his destination?

A
7
B
5
C
4
D
6

Correct Answer: C

22/08/19

Subject:MATHS
9 + 9 + 9 + 9 = (9 x ____) - 9

What number would come in the blank?
A
3
B
4
C
5
D
9

CORRECT ANSWER:C

21/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE



The products above are all got from __________.
A
animals
B
oceans
C
plants
D
Soil

CORRECT ANSWER:C

20/08/19

Subject:MATHS
Which of these is a correct way of calculating 47 × 23?
A
Find 47 × 2 and 47 × 3 and ADD the answers.
B
Find 47 × 20 and 47 × 3 and ADD the answers.
C
Find 47 × 2 and 47 × 3 and MULTIPLY the answers.
D
Find 40 × 20 and 7 × 3 and ADD the answers.

CORRECT ANSWER:B

19/08/19

Subject:ENGLISH
Identify the sentence that answers the question given below.


How long will it take to reach the airport from the hotel?
A
The airport is just 4 kms away from the hotel.
B
The hotel is closer to my house than the airport.
C
It's about a 20-minute drive from the hotel to the airport.
D
The airport is outside the city but the hotel is at its centre.

CORRECT ANSWER:C

17/08/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
Opposite to Rajghat in Delhi is the National Gandhi Museum, which exhibits documents and objects related to Mahatma Gandhi. Which of these are we likely to find there?
A
images of Gautam Buddha
B
ancient gold coins
C
photographs of the freedom struggle
D
pictures of Rajasthani folk art

CORRECT ANSWER:C

16/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE

This picture shows you the different layers on the earth's crust. On which of these layers do we live?

A
Inner core
B
Inner mantle
C
Outer mantle
D
Crust

Correct Answer: D

15/08/19

Subject:MATHS
6 × 30 = how many times 15?
A
3
B
12
C
30
D
60

CORRECT ANSWER:B

14/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Carefully observe the two groups of animals given below.

The best classification for the above groups would be:
A
Group 1 - pet animals Group 2 - wild animals
B
Group 1 - land animals Group 2 - water animals
C
Group 1 - birds Group 2 - fish
D
Group 1 - insects Group 2 – fish

CORRECT ANSWER:B

13/08/19

Subject:MATHS

Mr. Dey took out Rs. 5000 from his bank. He took 40 notes of 50 Rupees each, and the remaining amount in 20-Rupee notes. How many 20-Rupee notes did he take?

A
15
B
100
C
150
D
300

Correct Answer: C

12/08/19

Subject:ENGLISH

Choose the part of the sentence in the table below which shows a MISTAKE.



The length of my nails
were too long
to leave them
untrimmed.

A
B
C
D

A
The length of my nails
B
were too long
C
to leave them
D
untrimmed

Correct Answer: B

10/08/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE

One of India's major irrigation schemes is 'Nagarjunasagar', on the River Krishna. Which of the following states directly benefits from this irrigation scheme?

A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Kerala

Correct Answer: A

9/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE

What should Avanika do to avoid tooth decay?
1. Brush her teeth regularly, and after meals.
2. Wear braces on her teeth.
3. Have less sweets and carbonated drinks.
4. Eat more white coloured sweets.

A
only 1 and 2
B
only 1 and 3
C
only 1 and 4
D
only 1, 2 and 3

Correct Answer: B

8/08/19

Subject:MATHS
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:D

7/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Which of the following is NOT part of the solar system?
A
earth
B
moon
C
jupiter
D
pole star

CORRECT ANSWER:D

6/08/19

Subject:MATHS
Which circle is two thirds shaded?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:C

5/08/19

Subject:ENGLISH
Which of these BEST answers the question:

What happened today?
 
A
The chain snapped.
B
I will watch a movie.
C
We are making a scrap book.
D
They laugh at me always.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

3/08/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
You want to gain a better understanding of the history of ancient Egypt. Which of these buildings would you choose to study?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:B

2/08/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Different soils have different water holding capacities. 50 ml of water was added to equal amounts of clay and humus as shown in the experiment.

What can you conclude from this activity?

A
Both clay and humus hold water equally.
B
Clay holds less water than humus.
C
Water drains off completely from both clay and humus.
D
Clay holds more water than humus.

Correct Answer: D

1/08/19

Subject:MATHS
By how much is 101+202+303+404 greater than 1+2+3+4?

(You need not do the actual addition)
A
100 + 200 + 300 + 400
B
10 + 20 + 30 + 40
C
10 + 10 + 10 + 10
D
1 + 2 + 3 + 4

CORRECT ANSWER:A

31/07/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Translucent objects are those that allow a little light to pass through them. Which of these objects is an example of these?
A
Magnifying lens
B
Mirror
C
Tracing paper
D
Glass of water

CORRECT ANSWER:C

30/07/19

Subject:MATHS

350 multiplied by which of these gives a number between 3000 and 3500?

A
5
B
7
C
9
D
12

Correct Answer: C

29/07/19

Subject:ENGLISH
When the teacher showed the picture of a tiny baby kangaroo, the entire class was 'interested'. But when she showed them the picture of a tiny rat, they were '__________'.
Which of these words is OPPOSITE in meaning to 'interested' and can be used to complete the sentence given above?
A
afraid
B
upset
C
bored
D
unhappy

10/07/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Ramesh was applying paint on the wall during which some of the paint fell on his hands. Instead of using water, Ramesh used kerosene oil to wash his hands. 
Which of the following options explains Ramesh's decision?
A
Kerosene is softer than water.
B
Kerosene smells better than water.
C
Paints dissolve in kerosene and not in water.
D
Kerosene is more easily available than water.

09/07/19

Subject:MATHS
What number should come in place of X?

 
A
2501
B
2510
C
2600
D
2996

08/07/19

Subject:ENGLISH
Choose the sentence with no mistake.
A
Zebra's look very beautiful.
B
Zebras, look very beautiful.
C
Zebras look, very beautiful.
D
Zebras look very beautiful.

06/07/19

Subject:SCOCIAL STUDIES
During the rainy season, the area where Adi lives, got flooded. While making enquiries about the cause of the flood, Adi discovered that the drains were overflowing because they were blocked by garbage. Adi wanted to lodge a complaint with a government body. Adi PROBABLY went to the office of the ____________________________ to file his complaint.
A
Police Commissioner
B
Municipal Corporation
C
Transport Commissioner
D
District Judge

05/07/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Shown here is the picture of an animal called a giant mammoth which used to live on Earth hundreds of years ago. However, today we find no living mammoths left on Earth. Such animals are called extinct animals.



Which of the following could cause the extinction of animals?

1. hunting 
2. pollution
3. destruction of forests
A
only 1
B
only 3
C
only 2 and 3
D
all - 1, 2 and 3

04/07/19

Subject:MATHS
Mansi folded a paper once. Then she cut out a shape from it as shown.



How would the paper look when opened out?
A
B
C
D

03/07/19

Subject:SCIENCE
What could be a possible effect of rapid cutting down of trees in the forests?
A
Increased soil erosion
B
Increase in wildlife population
C
Increase in human population
D
Increase in soil fertility

02/07/19

Subject:MATHS
If we start from 1000 and count in thirties, which of the following numbers will be in the resulting series?
A
1300
B
1200
C
1100
D
1050

01/07/19

Subject:ENGLISH
His pleasing manners make him a very likeable person.

In which word does able mean the SAME as it does in likeable?
A
stable
B
fable
C
breakable
D
constable

29/06/19

Subject: SOCIAL STUDIES
Ravi saw a beautiful dance performance when he went for a South India tour with his parents. This is what he wrote in his diary, ''The dancers had put green and red colored make-up on their faces. They were wearing a large crown like thing on their heads and a large skirt around their waists. All of them were male dancers.'' 

Which dance form has Ravi described?
A
Kathak
B
Kathakali
C
Bharatnatyam
D
Kuchipudi

28/06/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Which of the organs marked in the picture helps to remove wastes from the body?
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D

27/06/19

Subject:MATHS
10 millimetres = 1 centimetre
100 centimetres = 1 metre
From this, we can say that:
A
1 metre is 110 times a millimetre.
B
1 centimetre is one tenth of a millimetre.
C
1 metre is one hundredth of a centimetre.
D
1 millimetre is one thousandth of a metre.

26/06/19

Identify the parts of the plant shown in the figure:
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D

Subject: SCIENCE

25/06/19

Subject: MATHS

3400 is divisible by
A
10 but not 100.
B
100 but not 10.
C
both 10 and 100.
D
neither 10 nor 100.

24/06/19

Subject: ENGLISH

Choose the sentence with no spelling error.
A
Sheela wanted to iron her crumpeled dress.
B
Everyone likes to have many friends.
C
No one likes to be aloan.
D
Sunday is a holliday for everyone.

22/06/19

Subject: SOCIAL STUDIES

Study carefully the map of Australia carefully and identify the region in which the number of big cities is more. 
A
north-eastern Australia
B
south-eastern Australia
C
north-western Australia
D
south-western Australia

21/06/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Look at the following groups

These are divided on the basis of their being
A
Group 1 - food rich in vitamins only Group 2 - body building food
B
Group 1 - energy giving food Group 2 - body building food
C
Group 1 - balanced diet Group 2 - food with mineral salts
D
Group 1 - body building food Group 2 - energy giving food

20/06/19

Subject: MATHS

 

When Mr. Sharma parked his car in the parking lot of a shopping mall, the time stamped on his ticket was 11:12 AM. When he left the mall that afternoon, in order to calculate the parking charges, the security guard at the gate noted the time to be 1:05 PM.


For how much time was Mr. Sharma's car in the parking lot?
A
1 hour and 7 minutes
B
2 hour and 7 minutes
C
1 hour and 53 minutes
D
2 hour and 53 minutes

19/06/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Which of these may be the footprints of a bird?
A
B
C
D

18/06/19

Subject: MATHS

The sum of 2 numbers is 100. By how much will the sum increase if one of
the numbers is increased by 30 and the other is increased by 20?

A 20
B 30
C 50
D 150

13/06/19

Subject: MATHS

A
119
B
117
C
1118
D
718

12/06/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Students of a class were asked to select a source of energy that is ENVIRONMENT FRIENDLY. Which among these should they select?
A
Petrol
B
Solar energy
C
Cooking gas
D
Coal

11/06/19

Subject: MATHS

This is part of a biscuit packet wrapper. Which of these can be found out from the information on it?
A
The number of biscuits in this packet.
B
The price of each biscuit
C
The weight of each biscuit
D
The cost per kg of the biscuits

10/06/19

Subject: ENGLISH

Which option is the BEST way to support Megha's statement?

Megha: I love ice cream!

Mithali: Mmmm, _________

 
A
also I!
B
so do I!
C
so am I!
D
I like also!

08/06/19

Subject: SOCIAL STUDIES

Shown below are two pictures meant to make heritage tourism popular in a particular state of India. Which state could it be? 




 
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Assam
C
Maharashtra
D
Tamil Nadu

07/06/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Animals that are active in the night and sleep during the day are called NOCTURNAL. Which of the following is a NOCTURNALanimal?
A
B
C
D

29/05/19

Subject: SCIENCE

During big sports competitions, a special type of watch is used to record the time during the races. Identify the watch used from the figures given below.
A
B
C
D

27/05/19

Subject: MATHS

A solid object , when seen from one side, looks like this:



The same solid, when viewed from top, looks like this:



Which of these shapes could it be?

A
B
C
D

Correct Answer: C

27/05/19

Subject: MATHS

I took a lot of time to ______ a clay model of a hand cart for the Social Studies project. But it took my naughty brother a few seconds to _______ it. I don't know what to do now.

Identify the option that BEST COMPLETES the sentence given above with a pair of OPPOSITES.
A
plan and close
B
make and form
C
build and separate
D
create and destroy

CORRECT ANSWER: D

25/05/19

Subject: SOCIAL STUDIES

On her way to school, Pinky sees the post box shown here. Almost all post boxes in India are marked with the India Post symbol.

Which one of the following symbols would Pinky see on the post box?

A
B
C
D

Correct Answer: C

24/05/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Indu weighed a brinjal and a tomato. She then baked them in a hot oven for about 15 minutes, and weighed them again after that. 
How would their weight have changed, and why?

A
INCREASED, because they absorb heat during baking.
B
INCREASED, because they absorb water from the oven.
C
DECREASED, because they lose water during baking.
D
DECREASED, because a part of them burnt.

Correct Answer: C

23/05/19

Subject: MATHS

Rhea's friend is in a place in Canada where the time is 10 hours 30 minutes behind the local time in India. Rhea called her on a Sunday at 6:30 PM from India. What time was it in Canada?
A
4 PM
B
5 AM
C
8 AM
D
8 PM

CORRECT ANSWER:C

21/05/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Pratixa poured 5 cups of water into an empty bottle. The water level came up to half the height of the bottle as shown here. 


If she wants to fill the bottle to the top, how many MORE cups of water will she require?
A
exactly 5
B
less than 5
C
more than 5
D
We cannot say for sure.

20/05/19

Subject: ENGLISH

Which option completes the sentence below CORRECTLY?
Yesterday, my cousin Anila and I ____________________.

A
built sand castles on the beach
B
builds sand castles on the beach
C
will build sand castles on the beach
D
has built sand castles on the beach

Correct Answer: A

19/05/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE

Kirti went with her parents for a safari in the Sahara Desert. Suddenly, they came across a place which had a big pond and many date trees. Kirti was surprised as she always thought that deserts do not have water or greenery. Kirti and her group had probably come across _______________ in the desert.

A
an island
B
a hill station
C
a plateau
D
an oasis

Correct Answer: D

18/05/19

Subject: SCIENCE

See the figure below. It is currently summer at X and winter at Y. Which of these could be the date?

A
December 22nd
B
January 15th
C
May 3rd
D
January 1st

CORRECT ANSWER:D

16/05/19

Subject: MATHS
Dennis is trying to balance a watermelon weighing 2 kg.





Right now, the pan with the watermelon is lower. How much MORE weight should he add to the right pan to balance the watermelon?
A
B
C
D
We cannot add any more weight - the right pan is already heavier.

14/05/19

Subject: SCIENCE

See the flow chart on identification of states of matter given below.
For a substance, the answer to both the questions below were YES.


Which of these could it be?.

A
Ice cubes
B
Water
C
Air
D
Honey

Correct Answer: A

13/05/19

Subject: ENGLISH

Which sentence has a GRAMMAR MISTAKE?

A
My mother told me to put the book back in it's place.
B
Tennis has lost its charm for me since Steffi Graf retired.
C
My neighbour's dog tries to catch its own tail all day long.
D
It's Sunday tomorrow so I will watch my favourite cartoons.

Correct Answer: A

11/05/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE

The South Indian state of Kerala is known for its beautiful backwaters. If you visit this region you may find small boats moving across the backwaters. Which of the pictures here shows the backwaters of Kerala?

A
B
C
D

Correct Answer: B

10/05/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Saplings planted along streets and roads are often fenced. Why?

A
To provide them shade from the sunlight.
B
To collect rain water.
C
So that stray animals will not eat them.
D
To make them look better.

Correct Answer: C

9/05/19

Subject: MATHS

If 8 + 8 + 8 + 8 + 8 = ( * times 8 ) + 8 
Here, * stands for

A
4
B
5
C
6
D
8

Correct Answer: A

8/05/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Two students are trying to measure how high a ball bounces when it is dropped from different heights. They dropped a ball from P and it bounced up till Q. They now have to record two measurements as shown below. Which measurements should they take?

A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D

correct answer:A

7/05/19

Subject:MATHS
Which of the following will have the same value as 350 × 10?
A
30 × 50
B
7 × 50
C
500 × 7
D
310 × 5

CORRECT ANSWER:C

6/05/19

Subject:ENGLISH

There has been a __________ change in Tara's behaviour since she started going to the new school. She has become quiet and attentive in classwork.
Which of these words best completes the above sentence?

A
fat
B
tall
C
great
D
hard

Correct Answer: C

4/05/19

Subject:SOCIAL STUDIES

Adi's father was away on a visit to a foreign country. He sent Adi the photograph shown below. He had clicked this picture on a highway in that country. The picture is a traffic sign showing a 'kangaroo crossing'. Which country did Adi's father visit? 

A
Cuba
B
Kenya
C
Australia
D
Bangladesh

Correct Answer: C

3/05/19

Subject:SCIENCE

There is a Full Moon on September 14th. On which date will the New Moon occur?

A
September 21st
B
September 28th
C
October 13th
D
October 31st

Correct Answer: B

2/05/19

Subject:MATHS
The sum of 2 numbers is 250. One of them is greater than 150.

Which of these is definitely true about the other number?
A
It is equal to 100.
B
It has to be less than 100.
C
It has to be greater than 100.
D
It has to be a number between 150 and 250.

CORRECT ANSWER:B

1/05/19

Subject:SCIENCE

From the figure identify the type of food that you need to eat the most.

A
Food that is sweet in taste.
B
Food that is rich in proteins.
C
Food that is rich in minerals
D
Food that gives us energy

Correct Answer: D

30/04/19

Subject: MATHS
Twice a certain number is 58. Four times that number will be
A
4 X 58
B
58 + 4
C
58 X 2
D
8 X 58

CORRECT ANSWER:C

29/04/19

Subject: ENGLISH
In which option is the sound of ''i'' the same in all the words?
A
like, pink, sight, brick
B
spit, drink, island, write
C
spin, kitten, signal, final
D
list, spill, twist, wicked

CORRECT ANSWER:D

27/04/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE
Kirti went with her parents for a safari in the Sahara Desert. Suddenly, they came across a place which had a big pond and many date trees. Kirti was surprised as she always thought that deserts do not have water or greenery. Kirti and her group had probably come across _______________ in the desert.
A
an island
B
a hill station
C
a plateau
D
an oasis

CORRECT ANSWER:D

26/04/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Ram is travelling in a train in a coach next to the engine and Shyam is in the last coach. Assuming both Ram and Shyam have the same hearing power, when the train blows a whistle,

A
both Ram and Shyam would hear the sound equally loud.
B
Ram would hear the sound louder than Shyam.
C
Shyam would hear the sound louder than Ram.
D
Shyam would hear it louder, if it were shriller.

Correct Answer: B

25/04/19

Subject: MATHS

The system of telling the time using 'am' and 'pm' is called the 12 hour clock. Many timetables use the 24 hour clock instead. Study this table:



If the Karnataka Express leaves Itarsi at 0840 hours and reaches Bhusaval at 1310 hours on the same day, how long does it take for this journey?

A
4 hours 30 minutes
B
5 hours 30 minutes
C
6 hours 30 minutes
D
8 hours 40 minutes

Correct Answer: A

24/04/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Riddhi has written down some points about a living thing. They are as follows:

- It cannot move
- It can live for many years
- In the day it can take in carbon dioxide and give out oxygen 

Which of the following organisms might Riddhi be talking about?

A
polar bear
B
fish
C
tortoise
D
neem tree

Correct Answer: D

23/04/19

Subject: MATHS
Two jars, as shown below, are filled with water. 


 


Which of them contains more water?
A
Jar 1, because it is broader than jar 2.
B
Jar 2, because it is taller than jar 1.
C
Both have equal amount of water, because one is broader but the other is taller.
D
We can't say for sure till we measure the amount of water in each jar.

CORRECT ANSWER:D

22/04/19

Subject: ENGLISH
Which set of words is arranged in the correct alphabetical order?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER: C

20/04/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE

Arrange the historical events or scenes shown in the paintings below from the oldest to the most recent. 

A
A-B-C
B
C-B-A
C
C-A-B
D
B-A-C

Correct Answer: B

19/04/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Given below is a portion of a notice that appeared in a newspaper.

What kind of pollution is being addressed through this notice?

A
Air pollution
B
Over crowding
C
Noise pollution
D
Water pollution

Correct Answer: C

18/04/19

Subject: MATHS
If 300 ml of water is poured into each of these containers, in which one will the increase in height of the water be maximum?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:C

17/04/19

Subject: SCIENCE

When Sati opened her lunch box her mouth started watering on seeing the food. Which ORGAN SYSTEM is working here in her body?

A
Mouth
B
Tongue
C
Respiratory system
D
Digestive system

Correct Answer: D

16/04/19

Subject: MATHS

The points 0, 1/2 and 1 are marked on the number line below. 



Which point shows 1/3 on this line?

A
Point P
B
Point Q
C
Point R
D
The point is not shown here. It will be on the right side of 1.

Correct Answer: B

15/04/19

Subject: ENGLISH
Identify the sentence which is CORRECT in every way.

Sunday - every - Rashmi - Veena - and - church - near - house - the - their- go- to
A
Rashmi and Veena every Sunday go to the church near their house.
B
Rashmi and Veena go to the church near their house every Sunday.
C
Every Sunday near the church Rashmi and Veena go to their house.
D
Every Sunday near their house Rashmi and Veena go to the church.

CORRECT ANSWER:C

13/04/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE

The images below show the historical places of an Indian city, one from the past and one from the present. Which city is it? 


A
Chandigarh
B
Mumbai
C
Delhi
D
Agra

Correct Answer: C

12/04/19

Subject: ENGLISH

Study the shapes of the beaks and identify which two birds eat the same type of food?

A
1 and 2
B
1 and 4
C
2 and 3
D
2 and 4

Correct Answer: B

11/04/19

Subject: MATHS

Yesterday's Question



If this number triangle is extended, how many numbers will be there in the 8th ROW?

A
8
B
12
C
15
D
17

Correct Answer: C

10/04/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Which of the following statements about plants is FALSE?

A
Plants help maintain the level of oxygen in the atmosphere.
B
All plants supply nutrients and enrich the soil.
C
Plants are the only organisms that produce their own food.
D
Plants help prevent soil erosion.

Correct Answer: B

9/04/19

Subject: MATHS

217 + 398 + 783 - 308 + 7 equals

A
1195.
B
1097.
C
1083.
D
997.

Correct Answer: B

8/04/19

Subject: ENGLISH
Some words are listed below. Which word will appear fourth in the list, if the words are arranged in alphabetical order?
A
climb
B
clung
C
cloud
D
clever

CORRECT ANSWER:C

6/04/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE

What does this poster related to the environment encourage people to do?

A
Drink only clean water.
B
Save water for future use.
C
Give more water to animals.
D
Prevent spread of swine flu.

Correct Answer: B

5/04/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Wet clothes are left in the sunlight to dry. What happens to all the water in the wet clothes after a while?

A
All the water drips off.
B
Some water drips off and some condenses.
C
Some water drips off and some evaporates.
D
Some water drips off and some gets absorbed into the clothes.

Correct Answer: C

4/04/19

Subject: MATHS

The width of the rectangular paper sheet shown is half of its length. If an ant takes one complete walk along its edge, how much would it have walked?


A
2.5 cm
B
5 c m
C
7.5 cm
D
15 cm

Correct Answer: D

1/04/19

Subject: ENGLISH

The width of the rectangular paper sheet shown is half of its length. If an ant takes one complete walk along its edge, how much would it have walked?


A
2.5 cm
B
5 c m
C
7.5 cm
D
15 cm

Correct Answer: D

30/03/19

Subject: SOCIAL SCIENCE

The number of people living in the region of the Ganga plain in North India is very high compared to many other parts of India. The MOST important reason for this can be that

A
the region was very fertile and attracted people to settle there for farming.
B
the region is rich in mineral resources and supports a large number of industries.
C
the region has a large number of religious places that attract people to settle there.
D
the region has the same weather throughout the year, attracting people to live there.

Correct Answer: A

29/03/19

Subject: SCIENCE

Four friends were talking about changes in the shape of the moon. This is what they said.
Arvind: “The moon looks different from different parts of a city on the same night.”

Bina: “We can clearly see the change in the shape of the moon every few days.”

Camy: “The shape of the moon changes only from summer to winter.”

Dravid: “We can see the moon changing shape only once every month.”

Who is correct?

A
Arvind
B
Bina
C
Camy
D
Dravid

Correct Answer: B

28/03/19

Subject: MATHS

Mrs. Roy buys two cauliflowers in the market which the vegetable seller weighs as shown below:



How much did the two cauliflowers (together) weigh?

A
350 g
B
650 g
C
1 kg
D
1 kg 350 g

Correct Answer: B

27/3/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Reflexes make our bodies react in a certain way to a certain signal, the body reacts in the same way every time the signal is present. Some reflexes have to be learnt. While some happen naturally without any previous learning, such reflexes are called 'natural reflexes.'

Which of the following is a 'natural reflex'?
A
a batsman hitting a ball with a bat
B
clapping hands at the end of a show
C
driving motor vehicles in heavy traffic
D
pulling hand back on touching a hot stove

CORRECT ANSWER:D

26/3/19

Subject:MATHS

The exact value of 1 US dollar compared to the Indian rupee changes from day to day. On a given day, Rs. 288 was worth 6 dollars. How many dollars would Rs. 480 have been worth on that day?

A
8
B
9
C
10
D
12

Correct Answer: C

25/3/19

Subject:ENGLISH

Will you help me make a cardboard house for the Science project?
Which of these words means almost the same as the underlined word in the above sentence?

A
bind
B
route
C
start
D
create

Correct Answer: D

23/3/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE

Who, among the following, was a ruler or king in the history of India?

A
Ashoka
B
Gautam Buddha
C
Birbal
D
Mangal Pandey

Correct Answer: A

22/3/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Riddhi has written down some points about a living thing. They are as follows:

- It cannot move
- It can live for many years
- In the day it can take in carbon dioxide and give out oxygen 

Which of the following organisms might Riddhi be talking about?

A
polar bear
B
fish
C
tortoise
D
neem tree

Correct Answer: D

21/3/19

Subject:MATHS

If the string shown here is pulled straight, which one of the following will be the closest approximation of its length?

A
4 cm
B
5 cm
C
7 cm
D
9 cm

Correct Answer: C

20/3/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Why is it better to wear a white T-shirt than a dark blue T-shirt in the summer?

A
Light-coloured clothes let more air in.
B
Light-coloured clothes prevent sweating.
C
Light-coloured clothes are not as heavy as dark-coloured clothes.
D
Light-coloured clothes reflect more sunlight than dark-coloured clothes.

Correct Answer: D

19/3/19

Subject:MATHS

2 tenths is the same as

A
2×10
B
20/100
C
10/2
D
2/100

Correct Answer: B

18/3/19

Subject:ENGLISH

the - plastic - will - help - in - reducing - use - environment - the - of - protecting
Choose the option in which the SENTENCE is formed CORRECTLY.

A
The use of reducing plastic will help in the environment protection.
B
Reducing the use of plastic will help in protecting the environment.
C
Protecting the use of plastic will help in reducing the environment.
D
Protecting the environment will help in reducing the use of plastic.

Correct Answer: B

16/3/19

Subject:SOCIAL SCIENCE
Archives

During another history lesson, Adi learnt about great and famous people like, Emperor Ashoka, Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela. He came to the understanding that all of them strongly believed in ____________.

A
Buddhism
B
democracy
C
non-violence
D
industrialisation

Correct Answer: C

15/3/19

Subject:SCIENCE
Shown here is a view of an open-air auditorium. From where is it being seen?
A
From a raised position behind the audience.
B
From a car while moving.
C
From a seat in the middle of the audience.
D
From a plane flying over the auditorium.

14/3/19

Subject:MATHS

Adding which of the following numbers to 3⁄5 will give a whole number?

A
2
B
53
C
25
D
35

Correct Answer: C

13/3/19

Subject:SCIENCE
1level teaspoon of sugar contains 16 calories and 4g of carbohydrates. Calories here refers to_______________.
A
amount of food
B
a type of nutrient like proteins and carbohydrates
C
proteins the food gives
D
the energy the food contains

CORRECT ANSWER:D

11/3/19

Subject:MATHS

A group of 26 people went to a restaurant. 2 of them sat at a table for two, and all the others occupied tables for four. 

How many tables for four were occupied by them?

(Note: All chairs around a table were occupied.)

A
4
B
6
C
13
D
20

Correct Answer: B

11/3/19

Subject:ENGLISH

Choose the part of the sentence in the table below which shows a MISTAKE.



The length of my nails
were too long
to leave them
untrimmed.

A
B
C
D

A

The length of my nails

B

were too long

C

to leave them

D

untrimmed

CORRECT ANSWER:B

9/3/19

Subject:SOCIAL STUDIES
One of the objectives of the 'Central Pollution Control Board' is to bring down pollution level in cities of India. How does it bring down the pollution level?
A
by constructing highrise buildings
B
by controlling noise levels
C
by generating more rainfall
D
by increasing the number of vehicles

CORRECT ANSWER:B

8/3/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Shown here is a CONSTELLATION called Orion. 

What is a constellation?

A
A group of stars which are close to each other.
B
A group of stars which form a pattern when seen from the earth.
C
A group of stars at the same distance from the earth.
D
A solar system consisting of a star and many planets

Correct Answer: B

6/3/19

Subject:SCIENCE

Which of the following is a source of light?