ASSET A QUESTION A DAY-CLASS V

17/10/18

Subject:Science

Which of the following is the instrument shown here likely to measure?

A

temperature of a room

B

level of water in a tank

C

how fast a car is moving

D

pressure of air in a car tyre

16/10/18

Subject:Maths

25 × 200 × 4 = 100 × ________

Which of these should come in the blank above to make the number sentence true?

A

25 × 4

B

25 × 2 × 4

C

25 × 100 × 4

D

25 × 400 × 4

CORRECT ANSWER:B

15/10/18

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.

13/10/18

Subject:Social Studies

The picture shown here is a museum display about the wildlife of a particular continent. Which continent could it be? 

A

Australia

B

North America

C

Africa

D

South America

CORRECT ANSWER:C

12/10/18

Subject:Science

Shown here is a photograph taken by a person in a jungle. The elephant and the girl are walking from the left to the right.



If the girl walks slower than the elephant, how would the photograph appear if taken after a few seconds?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

CORRECT ANSWER:C

11/10/18

Subject:Maths

Benazir keeps a 4 cm long nail along a scale and covers a part of it with a piece of paper. 
At which point will the tip of the nail be?

A

A

B

B

C

C

D

D

CORRECT ANSWER:B

10/10/18

Subject:Science

I have big ears.
- I eat only plants.
- I make my house by digging burrows in the ground.



Who am I?

A

a fox

B

a cat

C

a rabbit

D

a squirrel

CORRECT ANSWER:C

9/10/18

Subject:Maths
Hasan drew a house. It had 2 square windows and a square and a triangle on a top, for a chimney.
Which of these is the house that Hasan drew?
A
B
C
D

CORRECT ANSWER:C

8/10/18

Subject:English
Which of these sentences is CORRECT?
A
This is the cap who is torn.
B
This is the cap which is torn.
C
This is the cap whom is torn.
D
This is the cap whose is torn.

6/10/18

Subject:Social Science

Only one of these below is a painting. Identify it.

A

B

C

D

CORRECT ANSWER:C

5/10/18

Subject:Science

Ravi wants to measure 3 mL of water for an experiment. Which of these would be the most accurate for him to use?

A

 

B

 

C

 

 

D

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER:C

4/10/18

Subject:Maths

Aarti added 2 two-digit numbers. 

Which of these COULD be the sum that she obtained? 

A

17

B

179

C

199

D

219

CORRECT ANSWER:B

3/10/18

Subject:Science

Which of the following things about plants helps us know that they are ALIVE?
A
They are green in colour.
B
They remain fixed in the soil.
C
They can stand erect on their own.
D
They can grow and produce young ones.

CORRECT ANSWER:D

2/10/18

Subject:Maths

Neil took a sheet of paper and folded it in half as shown below.

He then folded the paper in half again as shown below.

He then saw that the breadth of the folded paper was 6 cm.
What was the breadth of the original sheet of paper that he took?
A
6 cm
B
12 cm
C
18 cm
D
24 cm

CORRECT ANSWER:D

1/10/18

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

28/09/18

Subject:Science

Nilofer wants to check if some coloured objects get heated faster than other coloured objects. To check this, she takes four identical blocks (same size, shape and material) but of different colours.

She wants to put them outside in bright sunlight and check their temperature after 30 minutes.

What else should she do in order to get a correct answer to her question?

A

Place blocks 1 and 2 in shade and blocks 3 and 4 in the sunlight.

B

Check the temperature of the blocks before keeping in the sunlight.

C

Place all the blocks in the shade and check the temperature again later.

D

(She does not need to do anything else.)

 

27/09/18

Subject:Maths

Look at this tile.

Which of these is the same tile?
(Note: The tile may have been turned.)

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: A


26/09/18

Subject:Science

Aarti took two identical metal containers - one painted black and the other painted white on the outside. She poured the same quantity of water into both and noted the temperature. She then left both the containers in the sunlight for a few hours and then checked their temperature again. Here is what she found.



Based on the above observation, she can say that black surfaces get heated up ___________ white surfaces do in a given time.

A

less than

B

more than

C

as much as

D

(Only black surfaces get heated up, white surfaces do not.)

CORRECT ANSWER:B

25/09/18

Subject:Maths

7 - 7 + 7 + 7 - 7 - 7 = 7 × ___ 
What should come in the blank above to make the number sentence correct?

A

8

B

7

C

6

D

0

Correct Answer: D

24/09/18

Subject:English

Abbas and I went to buy a hockey stick. But I did not have any money. He ''offered'' to pay for the hockey stick. I agreed and promised to return it soon.
In the sentence given above, when Abbas ''offered'' money, he was  __________________________.

A

giving an order

B

making a request

C

asking a question

D

presenting a solution

23/09/18

Subject:Social Science

This is a poster of an ancient Sun temple situated near the coast. Which one of the following states uses it to promote tourism? 

A

Maharashtra

B

Madhya Pradesh

C

Orissa

D

Jammu and Kashmir

Correct Answer: C

20/09/18

Subject:Maths

Kanika goes to market one day to buy fruits. The prices of the various fruits are as shown below.

How much will she have to pay if she buys 3 kg of grapes and 1 kg of mangoes?

A

Rs 150

B

Rs 230

C

Rs 290

D

Rs 370

19/09/18

Subject:Science

Some living beings have been divided into two groups:
What is true about both the groups?

A

All the members in both the groups need food to live.

B

Some members of both the groups can live without air.

C

Some members of both the groups can grow without water.

D

All the members in both the groups need direct sunlight to grow.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

17/09/18

Subject:Maths

{frac(1/4)} of the marbles that Rupesh has are blue. How many marbles does Rupesh have in all, if he has 2 blue marbles?

A

4

B

5

C

6

D

8

CORRECT ANSWER:D

16/09/18

Subject:English

A dictionary page has words beginning with ‘cocoa’ and ending with ‘commence’. 
Which of these words can we SURELY find on this page?

A

commit

B

common

C

commute

D

command

CORRECT ANSWER:D

15/09/18

Subject:Social Studies

Which of the following is made using plants and can be recycled or reused to save TREES?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:D

13/09/18

Subject:Maths

In the figure below, a rectangle, triangle and circle overlap, and the different regions formed are numbered 1 to 7. For example, region 1 is in the rectangle, but not in the circle or triangle. 
How many regions are in exactly 2 shapes?

A

2

B

3

C

4

D

5

12/09/18

Subject:Science

Which of the following correctly represents the shape of the Earth and the position of people living on Earth?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:C

11/09/18

Subject:Maths

In the grid below, I took 2 steps east, 2 steps north, one step east and 1 step north and reached X. Where did I start?

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: C


10/09/18

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 andshred

CORRECT ANSWER:B

8/09/18

Subject:Social Science

Who among the following was the grandson of Chandragupta, founder of the Mauryan empire?

A

Chanakya

B

Ashoka

C

Harishchandra

D

Kanishka

CORRECT ANSWER:B

7/09/18

Subject:Science

The table given here shows the weather in the mornings and afternoons for a few days of July. Answer the question based on this.


Romy was not well and did not go to school for two days. On the first day, it rained throughout. On the second day, it rained in the morning and was sunny in the afternoon. On which two days did she not go to school?

A

9th and 10th July

B

10th and 11th July

C

15th and 16th July

D

16th and 17th July

CORRECT ANSWER:D

6/09/18

Subject:Maths

 Sanjay had some marbles. He arranged them in groups of 12. He found that there were 6 groups and no marble was left.


How many groups of 4 MARBLES EACH can he form with these marbles?

A

3

B

18

C

24

D

36

CORRECT ANSWER:B

5/09/18

Subject:Science

Force is the push or pull that is applied on an object. If force is applied to a ball of clay kept loosely on the ground, which of the following may change about the clay ball?

A

only its shape 

B

only its position

C

its shape and position

D

its shape, position and colour

CORRECT ANSWER:C

4/09/18

Subject:Maths

In how many different ways can we combine the weights shown here to add up to 2kg? (Pairs of same weights are identical to each other)

A

2

B

3

C

4

D

5

CORRECT ANSWER:B

3/09/18

Subject:English

Which option PUNCTUATES the sentence given below CORRECTLY?
nisha said to me do you want me to drop you home

A

Nisha said to me, ''do you want me to drop you home.''

B

Nisha said to me, ''Do you want me to drop you home?''

C

Nisha said to me ''do you want me to drop you home?''

D

Nisha said to me ''Do you want me to drop you home.''

CORRECT ANSWER:B

1/09/18

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

31/08/18

Subject:Science

Shown here is the picture of an animal called a giant mammoth which used to be on Earth hundreds of years ago. However, there are no mammoths left on Earth anymore. Such animals are called extinct animals.

Which of the following definitely indicates that a type of animal is in danger of becoming extinct?

A

They find a new source of food.

B

Their population increases suddenly.

C

The production of young ones decreases rapidly.

D

The years taken for a young one to become an adult decreases.

CORRECT ANSWER:C

29/08/18

Subject:Maths

Komal eats one full bar of chocolate. Then she divides another one into 5 equal parts and eats 3 of those parts. The total number of chocolates that she has eaten is

A

4/5

B

3/5

C

8/10

D

8/5

CORRECT ANSWER:D

29/08/18

Subject:Science
Geo: “Okay. Yesterday I read something interesting. I read that most animals that give birth to their young, don't lay eggs and have hair or fur on their body can be called mammals.”



Sparky: “I already knew that. Let me test you! I will name four animals. Can you tell me which one of them is a mammal?”
A
rat
B
lizard
C
crocodile
D
cockroach

CORRECT ANSWER:A

28/08/18

Subject:Maths
1.2 is the same as:
A
10/12
B
12 tenths
C
12 tens
D
10 + 0.2

CORRECT ANSWER:B

27/08/18

Subject:English
Which of the following sentences contains a GRAMMAR MISTAKE?
A
All workers must take they're lunch break on time.
B
People must respect each other's views and wishes.
C
No matter how much it rains, the sun will come out later.
D
Fathers and mothers must attend the parent-teacher meeting.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

25/08/18

Subject:Social Science

One of the problems relating to water sharing between two states of India is the Cauvery water dispute. In which of the following pair of states does the river Cauvery flow?

A
Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh
B
Maharashtra and Karnataka
C
Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu
D
Tamil Nadu and Karnataka

Correct Answer: D

24/08/18

Subject: Science

The figure shows a set of teeth belonging to an animal. To which of the following animals would the teeth most likely belong?

A
cow
B
goat
C
lion
D
rabbit

Correct Answer: C

23/08/18

Subject:Maths

37 x 19 is greater than 36 x 19. 
36 x 19 is greater than 36 x 18.
By how much is 37 x 19 greater than 36 x 18?

A
1
B
2
C
55
D
56

Correct Answer: C


22/08/18

Subject:Science

Which of these will decay the fastest?

A
an iron nail
B
a woolen carpet
C
a wooden bench
D
a peeled apple

Correct Answer: D


21/08/18

Subject:Maths

Which of the following is likely to have a capacity of 200 litres?

A
a cup or glass
B
a pressure cooker
C
a water tank
D
a pond 

Correct Answer: C

20/08/18

Subject:English

Identify the sentence which has a SPELLING MISTAKE.

A
Mothers and children have a very special bond.
B
Most students are interested in recieving high marks.
C
All the participants were given a glass of chilled milk.
D
The young boys and girls made the parade a success.

Correct Answer: B

18/08/18

Subject:Social Science

In which of these National Parks would you find Asiatic lions?

A

Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh

B

Bharatpur Sanctuary in Rajasthan

C

Gir Forest in Gujarat

D

Mudhumalai Sanctuary in Tamil Nadu

CORRECT ANSWER:C

17/08/18

Subject:Science

Ramu buried the following in a corner of his garden to dispose them off:


• a broken egg shell
• pencil shavings
• dry leaves
• plastic carry bags
• fruit and vegetable peels.

If the corner is dug up 5 years later, which of these is most likely to have remained the same?

A

the broken egg shell

B

dry leaves

C

plastic carry bags

D

fruit and vegetable peels

Correct Answer: C

16/08/18

Subject:Maths

Ramesh, Suresh, Anil and Mustafa are friends. They all collect toy cars. This graph shows how many toy cars each of them has:

From this graph we can say:

A

Anil has one-third the number of cars Ramesh has.

B

Three children have more than 20 cars.

C

Suresh has twice as many cars as Anil.

D

Anil has 1 car less than Mustafa.

15/08/18

Subject:Science

Which of these is a form of water?

A

air

B

oil

C

dust

D

snow

CORRECT ANSWER: D

14/08/18

Subject:Maths

What is the decimal fraction shown by the shaded part of the figure given below?

A

0.4

B

0.5

C

0.6

D

2.5

CORRECT ANSWER : A

13/08/18

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

CORRECT ANSWER:C

12/8/18

Subject:English

Which word is used to describe something in the sentence given below?

The buzzing bees make honey in the hive.

CORRECT ANSWER:A

11/08/18

Subject:Social Science

Charanpur is a village in Uttar Pradesh. It has a small school run by the villagers. One day Ramdas, a rich businessman of the village tries to shift the school to the outskirt for constructing a big depot in the school land. What should the villagers first do to save the school?

A

Raise the issue in Charanpur Panchayat

B

Raise the issue in Charanpur Municipality

C

Raise the issue in Charanpur Municipal Corporation

D

Raise the issue in Charanpur High Court

CORRECT ANSWER:A

10/08/18

The weight of a substance changes when something is added or removed from it.
Rani took 4 papers of the same size and weight.

She wanted to study what caused a change in the weight of the paper. She did some activities with them and then measured their weight again. Which of the following papers showed a change in weight?

A

 

 

 

B

 

 

 

C

 

 

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:D

09/08/18

Subject:Maths

If the length of rope needed to make border P is 14 cm, find the length of rope needed for border Q.

A

16 cm

B

20cm

C

22 cm

D

24cm

Correct Answer: D

08/08/18

Subject:Science

Natural resources are those which occur in nature and are not made by humans.
Which among the below can be grouped under natural resources?

A

only air and mountains

B

only buildings and forests

C

only forests, mountains and air

D

only buildings, glass and mountains

Correct Answer: C

07/08/18

Subject:Maths

06/08/18

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

04/08/18

Subject:Social Science

One weekend, Adi's class decided to visit a Buddhist heritage site in Maharashtra. The site is also well known for beautiful man-made caves and paintings on them. Which site could they have visited?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:C

03/08/18

Subject:English

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

02/08/18

Subject:Maths

A train leaves town P at 12:05 pm.   At what time will it reach town Q, if the journey takes 1 hour and 42 minutes?

A

1:37 pm

B

1:47 pm

C

3:47 pm

D

3:47 am

Correct Answer: B

01/08/18

Subject:SCIENCE



When this caterpillar becomes an adult, what will it look like?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

CORRECT ANSWER:D

31/07/18

Subject:Maths

Which of the following sets of decimals are in descending order?

A

0.88, 88, 8.8

B

8.08, 0.88, 80.8

C

8.008, 0.888, 0.0888

D

0.88, 8.8, 88

Correct Answer: C

30/07/18

Subject:English

That was one 'imaginative' essay she wrote. It easily made her the best in the competition.
Which of these words can best replace 'imaginative' in the above sentence?

A

original

B

funny

C

decorative

D

important

28/07/18

Subject:Social Science

In the beginning of the 20th century, Ahmedabad of Gujarat was referred to as 'Manchester of the East' because of

A

the large number of its textile mills

B

milk production in nearby Anand

C

its Information Technology industries

D

its pioneering work in space research

Correct Answer: A

27/07/18

Subject:Science

In the picture shown below, in which of the places (A, B, C or D) is it night?

A

A

B

B

C

C

D

D

Correct Answer: A

26/07/18

Subject:Maths

Study the figure shown below.

How many stars are there both in the rectangle as well as the circle but not in the triangle?

A

1

B

2

C

4

D

5

Correct Answer: B


25/07/18

Subject:Science

Adaptation means adjusting to the conditions in the surroundings. This leads to different habits, behaviour and body features in animals.Which of the following is an example of adaptation?

A

lions eating deer

B

human beings wearing spectacles

C

squirrels being fond of nuts

D

thick fur coats on the bodies of polar bears

Correct Answer: D

24/07/18

Subject:Maths

Rahul is trying to find a long straight branch to break into three equal pieces to use as cricket stumps. A branch of which of these lengths would be most suitable for Rahul to use?

A

210 cm

B

210 mm

C

21 cm

D

21 m

Correct Answer: A

23/07/18

Subject:English

The main function of the gear system is to

A

make the cycle go faster.

B

make pedalling easier.

C

make the cycle safer.

D

make the cycle go slower.

Correct Answer: B

21/07/18

Subject:Social Science

Which of the following personalities lived the earliest?

A

B

C

D

Correct Answer: A

20/07/18

Subject:Science

Here is the picture of a camel. Rashid studies it and writes these points in his notebook. Which of them is NOT an OBSERVATION?

A

A camel has a short tail.

B

A camel has long and well-padded legs.

C

A camel eats leaves of the neem tree.

D

A camel has a hump on its back.

Correct Answer: C

19/07/18

Subject:Maths

What part of the picture below is shaded?

A

1/2

B

1/4

C

1/8

D

1/16

Correct Answer: C

18/07/18

Subject:Science

Seeds have special features that help them to be spread far and wide (This is called seed dispersal) Seeds are dispersed through wind, water, animals, birds or self-explosion. Here is a drawing of a seed.

The features of the seed shown above make it most suited for dispersal through ____________.

A

wind

B

water

C

birds

D

animals

Correct Answer: A


17/07/18

Subject:Maths

Vessels P and Q contain water as shown below. The amount of water in them is marked in millilitres.



If the water in vessels P and Q is completely poured into a third vessel R, how many litres of water will there be in vessel R?

A

0.02 litres

B

0.18 litres

C

0.2 litres

D

20 litres

Correct Answer: C

16/07/18

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

14/07/18

Subject:Social Studies

Awadhi, Pahari, and Marwari are food traditions of which of the following parts of India?

A

Eastern India

B

North-eastern India

C

Southern India

D

Northern India

Correct Answer: D

13/07/18

Subject:Science

Raghav and his friends have been given 3 substances and asked to find out which of them is the hardest. Which of these is the most scientific way to start?

A

Raghav: "Let us understand what is the meaning of hard and a way to measure it."

B

Ramesh: "This piece of glass is the hardest - I have read that glass is very hard."

C

Sajida: "Let us ask our seniors the answer - they must have done this last year."

D

Sanjana: "This is not in our syllabus - how can we do it?"

CORRECT ANSWER:A

12/07/18

Subject:Maths

How many parts should be shaded in figure Q to make it represent the same fraction as the unshaded part of figure P ?

A

3

B

4

C

8

D

12

Correct Answer: D

11/07/18

Subject:Science
Four people use four different methods to heat water for bathing.

Who among the four uses a non-conventional energy source?

A

Visu

B

Sheel

C

Nithai

D

Mohan

Correct Answer: A


10/07/18

Subject:Maths

Which of these sets of coins has the greatest value?

A

6 fifty paise coins

B

4 one-rupee coins

C

3 two rupee coins

D

3 rupees

Correct Answer: C

09/07/18

Subject:English

We can rearrange the letters of one of the words given below to form the phrase ''THE RACE''. Identify the word.

A

CREATURE

B

CHEATER

C

REACHER

D

CATCHER

CORRECT ANSWER :B



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