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Class 6 Science Chapter 10 MCQ Online Tests for 2022-2023

Class: 6Science
Chapter: 10Motion and Measurement of Distances
Contents:MCQ Online Tests with Answer

Class 6 Science Chapter 10 MCQ Test with Answers

Q1

Consider the following statements and choose the correct one(s):

[A]. The movement of an object is called motion.
[B]. An object is said to be in motion or moving when its position changes with time.
[C]. When the position of a car changes with time, we say that the car is moving or that the car is in motion.
[D]. All the above.
Q2

The tip of the seconds’ hand of a clock is colored red. Which of the following types of motion will be exhibited by the red colored tip of the seconds’ hand of this clock?

[A]. Rotational motion and Periodic motion
[B]. Rotational motion and Circular motion
[C]. Periodic motion and Circular motion
[D]. Circular motion and Rectilinear motion
Q3

Priya is writing some statements, choose the correct statement and help him:

[A]. if an object moves fairly fast, then its movement or motion cannot be observed easily.
[B]. if an object moves very slowly, then it becomes very easy to observe its movement immediately.
[C]. When an object is stationary it is said to be stationary motion.
[D]. None of the above.
Q4

One of the following types of motion will not be exhibited by the moon moving around the earth. This one is:

[A]. Rotational motion
[B]. Rectilinear motion
[C]. Circular motion
[D]. Periodic motion
Q5

The height of a man is 1.56 m. This height is equal to:

[A]. 1560 mm
[B]. 156 mm
[C]. 15.6 mm
[D]. 1560 cm
Q6

Read the following sentences carefully, and choose the incorrect one:

[A]. When an object moves along a straight-line path it is called rectilinear motion.
[B]. The movement of a bullet fired from a gun is an example of rectilinear motion.
[C]. The motion of a sprinter (or short distance runner) running on a straight track is also rectilinear motion.
[D]. Rectilinear motion may not take place in a fixed direction.
Q7

A bicycle is moving on a straight road. Which of the following types of motion are exhibited by it?

[A]. Periodic motion and Rotational motion
[B]. Rotational motion and Rectilinear motion
[C]. Rectilinear motion and Circular motion
[D]. Periodic motion and Circular motion
Q8

A piece of ribbon folded 5 times is placed along 30 cm long measuring scale as 2 cm to 27.5 cm. The length of the ribbon is between

[A]. 1.15 m – 1.25 m
[B]. 1.25 m – 1.35 m
[C]. 1.50 m – 1.60 m
[D]. 1.60 m – 1.70 m
Q9

Bikash is doing his homework which is given by his teacher. Would you help him to choose the correct sentences?

[A]. When an object moves along a circular path, it is called circular motion.
[B]. The movement of artificial satellites around the earth is also circular motion.
[C]. The movement of earth around the sun is also an example of circular motion.
[D]. All the above.
Q10

Paheli moves on a straight road from point A to point C. She takes 20 minutes to cover a certain distance AB and 30 minutes to cover the rest of distance BC. She then returns back and takes 30 minutes to cover the distance CB and 20 minutes to cover the rest of the distance to her starting point. She makes 5 rounds on the road in the same way. Paheli concludes that her motion is:

[A]. Only rectilinear motion
[B]. Only periodic motion
[C]. Rectilinear and periodic motion
[D]. Neither rectilinear nor periodic motion
Q11

Which of the following type of motion are possessed by a football rolling on the ground?

[A]. Rotational motion and Rectilinear motion
[B]. Rectilinear motion and Circular motion
[C]. Rotational motion and Circular motion
[D]. Rectilinear motion and Periodic motion
Q12

Consider the following statements and choose the incorrect one:

[A]. Motion of an object or a part of it around a fixed point is known as axis motion.
[B]. A body repeating its motion after certain interval of time is in periodic motion.
[C]. In rectilinear motion object moves along a straight line
[D]. The SI unit of length is meter.
Q13

The most convenient unit for measuring the length of pencil or note-book:

[A]. Centimeter
[B]. Kilometer
[C]. Meter
[D]. Millimeter
Q14

Which of the following types of motion are possessed by a merry-go-round at the same time?

[A]. Rotational motion and Rectilinear motion
[B]. Rectilinear motion and Periodic motion
[C]. Rotational motion and Periodic motion
[D]. Rotational motion and Circular motion
Q15

Which of the following modes of transport is not based on the invention of wheel?

[A]. Bullock cart
[B]. Boat
[C]. Bicycle
[D]. Bus
Q16

Three students measure the length of a corridor and reported their measurement. The values of their measurement with different. What could be the correct reason:

[A]. Their scales of measurement may not be standard or they may be using different scales of measurement.
[B]. The length of the scale may not be proper, i.e., the length of scale may be shorter than the length they want to measure.
[C]. There may be some errors in the skill which they are using or they may not be using the correct method of observing the scale.
[D]. All the above.
Q17

In a quiz competition, you are asked a question where you have to choose the statement which is/ are incorrect?

[A]. When an object turns or spins about a fixed axis, it is called rotational motion.
[B]. The spinning of earth on its axis is an example of rotational motion.
[C]. In circular motion, an object as a whole travel on its axis path but in rotational motion, the object spins along circular path.
[D]. None of the above.
Q18

Roshni is writing some statements but she confused to know whether the statements are correct or not? If you know the answer to this question, then tell her:

[A]. The length of forearm from elbow to finger tips is called cubit.
[B]. Every measurement consists of a number and a unit.
[C]. The change in position of an object with time is called motion.
[D]. All the above.
Q19

In the last year board examination, Rahul were asked a question where he had to choose the statement which was/were incorrect? Will you be able to answer this question?

[A]. The earth has two types of motion at the same time as circular motion and rotational motion.
[B]. A bicycle moving on a straight road has two types of motion as rotational motion as well as rectilinear motion.
[C]. The sewing machine has a wheel which rotates on an axle, so the wheel of a sewing machine shows rotational motion.
[D]. The sewing machine has also a needle which moves up and down continuously, so the needle of sewing machine undergoes a periodic motion.
Q20

Read the following sentences carefully, and choose the incorrect one:

[A]. Transport means to carry people and goods from one place to another.
[B]. People learnt to join together plank on wood to make boats having a streamlined shape.
[C]. The invention of wheel made a great change in the modes of transport.
[D]. In the beginning of 18th century, the invention of steam engine introduced a new source of power to run transport vehicles.
Q21

Devesh appeared in class test but he confused to know the incorrect statement. Would you help him to know that?

[A]. The invention of internal combustion engine in the second half of 19th century gave us transport vehicles called automobiles.
[B]. Aero-planes where developed as a means of transport in the early 20th century.
[C]. The length of the space between two points or two places is called distance.
[D]. Compass (navigation) is invented by Egyptian.
Q22

Which of the following statement is or are correct?

[A]. Measurement is a process of comparing an object with standard unit of measurement.
[B]. Hand-span, fore-arm length and footstep cannot be used as standard units of measurement.
[C]. Unit of measurement which has a fixed value which does not change from person to person or place to place.
[D]. All the above.
Q23

A carpenter is fixing a certain rod on the wall by tightening a screw. How many different kinds of motion is the screw undergoing?

[A]. Rotational motion and Random motion
[B]. Rotational motion and Oscillatory motion
[C]. Periodic motion and Circular motion
[D]. Circular motion and Rectilinear motion
Q24

Consider the following statements and choose the correct one:

[A]. One complete cycle from the point of release to the other extreme and back to the initial point is called one oscillation.
[B]. When a body moves in different direction and does not have a fixed path, it is called random motion.
[C]. An object that does not change its place or position with time, relative to its surrounding is said to be stationary or at rest.
[D]. All the above.
Q25

Read the following sentences carefully, and choose the correct one:

[A]. When you push up box on the floor it undergoes rectilinear motion.
[B]. Measurement involves the comparison of an unknown quantity with a known quantity.
[C]. Motion of needle of a sewing machine is periodic motion.
[D]. All the above.

What do you mean by “one oscillation”, “vibratory motion” and “random motion” in 6th Science Chapter 10?

One complete cycle from the point of release to the other extreme and back to the initial point is called one oscillation. A very fast back and forth motion is called vibratory motion. When a body moves in different direction and does not have a fixed path, it is called random motion.

How many types of motion is exhibited by the earth moving around the sun as per Class 6 Science ch. 10?

The earth moves around the sun, so it has circular motion. The earth repeats its motion around the sun after regular intervals of time after one year. So, it has periodic motion and the earth rotates on its axis, so it has also rotational motion. Thus, the earth has three types of motion at the same time, circular motion, periodic motion and rotational motion.

Can you write, one differences between “circular motion” and “rotational motion” according to class 6 Science chapter 10.

The difference between circular motion and rotational motion is that in circular motion an object as a whole travel along a circular path but in rotational motion, the object spins on its axis.

How many types of motion exhibited by the sewing machine, explain as chapter 10 of 6th Science?

The sewing machine has a wheel which rotates on its axle. So, the wheel of a sewing machine shows rotational motion. The sewing machine has also a needle which moves up and down continuously. The needle of sewing machine undergoes a periodic motion. Thus, a sewing machine exhibits two types of motion at the same time, rotational motion as well as periodic motion.

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