Class 6 Science Chapter 9 MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) of Electricity and Circuit. All the MCQs are helpful for the revision of chapter and doubt clearing. These MCQs includes all the questions from intext paragraphs and objective questions from exercises. These MCQ quiz guaranteed a good score in exams based on chapter 9 of standard 6 science.

Class 6 Science Chapter 9 MCQ Online Test for 2023-24

Class: 6Science
Chapter: 9Electricity and Circuit
Contents:MCQ Online Test with answers

Class 6 Science Chapter 9 MCQ Test with Answers


The filament of an electric bulb is made of a thin wire of:

[A]. Copper
[B]. Aluminium
[C]. Tungsten
[D]. Nichrome

Filament of a torch bulb is:

[A]. A metal case
[B]. Metal tip at the centre of the base
[C]. Two thick wires
[D]. A thin wire

The coloured plastic covering on electric wires makes the electric wire:

[A]. Long lasting
[B]. More attractive
[C]. Resistant to corrosion
[D]. Safe to touch

Paheli, is running short of connecting wires. To complete an electric circuit, she may use a:

[A]. Glass bangle
[B]. Thick thread
[C]. Rubber pipe
[D]. Steel spoon

The torch bulb does not glow in a complete circuit in which of the following is included. This one is:

[A]. Paper clip
[B]. Aluminium foil
[C]. Mica sheet
[D]. Pencil lead

Which of the following statement is or are correct?

[A]. Electricity is a very clean form of energy.
[B]. We use electricity to run many appliances on machines in our day to day life which make our work easier.
[C]. Electricity is produced at power stations which is also known as power plants.
[D]. All the above

The cells or batteries which can be recharged are usually those used in:

[A]. Electric clocks and mobile phones
[B]. Mobile phones and cameras
[C]. Cameras and TV remotes
[D]. Electric clocks and TV remotes

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

[A]. We can use an electric cell to get electricity that is safe for performing experiments.
[B]. A single electric cell usually provides only 1.5 volt of electricity whereas the electricity from power stations which is used in our homes is at 220 volts.
[C]. Cells and batteries are available in the market in different shapes and sizes depending on their use.
[D]. None of the above

One of the following is a conductor of electricity. This one is:

[A]. Graphite
[B]. Granite
[C]. Ceramics
[D]. Thermocol

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

[A]. An electric cell is a device which produces a small amount of electricity.
[B]. The electric cell which we used in torch, etc., is commonly known as “dry cell” or “just cell”.
[C]. The electric cell produces electricity from the chemicals stored inside it.
[D]. When all the chemicals are in electric cells are used up, the electric cell does not stops producing electricity.

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

[A]. We should never join the two (positive and negative) terminals of a cell directly by a wire.
[B]. The small electric bulb which produces light when a torch is switched on is called a torch bulb.
[C]. The thin wire inside the bulb is called filament of the bulb.
[D]. It is the silver of the bulb which glows when electricity from a cell is passed through it.

An example of non-conductor of electricity is a:

[A]. Coin
[B]. Battery
[C]. Rubber gloves
[D]. Metal spoon

Electricity flows in an electric circuit which is:

[A]. Closed
[B]. Open
[C]. Round
[D]. Square

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

[A]. An electric circuit is a path along which electricity can flow.
[B]. On connecting the torch bulb between the two terminals of the cell the bulb lights up or glows.
[C]. The electric circuit provides a complete path for electricity to pass for current to flow between the two terminals of an electric cell.
[D]. None of the above

When electricity passes through a bulb it gives off:

[A]. Sound and light
[B]. Light only
[C]. Light and electricity
[D]. Light and heat

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]. When the filament or thin wire of a bulb gets broken, the bulb is said to be fused.
[B]. If we make a circuit using cotton threads or jute strings then the bulb will glow.
[C]. The switch is a simple device which is used to “open” or “close” a circuit
[D]. None of the above

Where do we get electricity from?

[A]. Wire
[B]. Metal
[C]. Sun
[D]. Battery

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

[A]. Due to complete circuit, electricity starts flowing in the circuit and electrical appliances will start working.
[B]. The purpose of using a switch is to “turn on” or “turn off” an electrical appliance by closing the circuit or opening the circuit respectively.
[C]. Some of the electrical appliances are torch, radio set, table lamp etc.
[D]. Electricity does not flow through an open circuit and close circuit.

In a science quiz competition, Nuri is asked a question where she had to choose the statement which was/were incorrect?

[A]. A torch is a portable electric lamp which uses two or more cells to light a small bulb.
[B]. In a torch, two or more cells are connected to a torch bulb through a sliding switch.
[C]. When the torch light is not needed, the sliding switch is opened by pushing it backwards.
[D]. The positive terminal of one cell is always kept in contact with the positive terminal of the different cell.

Which of the following statement is or are incorrect?

[A]. Those materials which allow electric current to pass through them are called conductors.
[B]. All the metals are conductors of electricity.
[C]. Electric wires are made of copper and aluminium because their conductor of electricity.
[D]. None of the above

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

[A]. A non-metal called carbon in the form of graphite and diamond is also a conductor of electricity.
[B]. The human body is also high conductor of electricity.
[C]. Distilled water also conduct electricity.
[D]. None of the above

Consider the following statements and choose the correct one:

[A]. Conductors are used to carry electricity or electric current.
[B]. Insulators are used for safety and they protect us from getting electric
[C]. Those parts of an electrical component or appliances through which electric current has to pass, are made of conductors like metal on metal alloys.
[D]. All the above.

In a science quiz competition, Nimmi is asked a question where she had to choose the statement which was/were incorrect?

[A]. The electric wires are made of metals like copper and aluminium because their conductor.
[B]. The outer covering of electric wires is made of plastic or rubber because it is an insulator.
[C]. Insulators allow us to handle current-carrying wires, switches, plug, sockets and other electrical appliances safely.
[D]. Electricians do not wear rubber and hand gloves while handling the naked electric wires because they are insulators.

A torch is not functioning, through contact points in the thoughts are in working condition. What can be the possible reason for this? Choose the correct one(s):

[A]. The torch bulb may be fused.
[B]. The cells may be discharged.
[C]. The connecting wires may be broken up.
[D]. All the above

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

[A]. The positive terminal of electric cell is marked plus (+).
[B]. The negative terminal of the electric cell is marked minus (-).
[C]. We should not join the two terminals (positive and negative) of a cell directly by a wire.
[D]. The electric cell is a cylindrical device having a small metal cap on one side which is negative terminal.
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Last Edited: April 21, 2023