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Test: Social Science-5 - Question 1

Who said, “The new born’s world is nothing more than a blooming buzzing confusion.” 

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Which of these is a characteristic of a child with learning disability 

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Which of the following is the final stage of development as proposed by Erikson ? 

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According to Erikson’s life-span development theory, at approximately what age does a person undergo the stage of autonomy versus shame and doubt ? 

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According to Gardener’s theory of multiple intelligence, the factor that would contribute most for being a “self-aware” individual would be- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 6

What we call the process through which a young child relates something he sees to something he already knows ?

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The psychologist whose hypothesis, in the most extreme form maintains that language is necessary for thought is 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 8

The NCF-2005 suggests which of the following examination reforms? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 9

The dominant element of emotion is- 

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The areas which were distinguished by Chomsky are 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 11

Which of the following are combined by the rules of grammar, or syntax into clauses, the major units of perceived meaning in speech ? 

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What is measured by Mental Rotation test ? 

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Which of the following theories identifies four stages of child’s intellectual development (Sensory motor, pre-operational, Concrete operational and formal operational) ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 14

Which of the following is NOT the benefit of integration student-centred learning into the curriculum ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 15

Gaurav and Dinesh have the same IQ of 120. Gaurav is two years younger than Dinesh. If Dinesh is 12 years old, then the mental age of Gaurav is

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 16

Mental illness means 

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A teacher collect and reads the work of the class then plans and adjusts the next lesson to meet student needs. He is doing 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 18

Deafness is inability to hear and understand conversation and speech in

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 19

Which of the following is the main aim of inclusive education ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 20

Zone of proximal development in Vygotsky theory is: 

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An individual who takes a constructivist approach to teaching would most likely encourage students to do which of the following ? 

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Students observe fashion shows and try to imitate models. This kind of imitation may be called 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 23

Which of the following is the characteristic of operant conditioning? 

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Krishan and Balram are playing detective game in which they most gather and sort through all of the clues in order to determine who has committed a crime. This game requires them to use 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 25

A major difference between the perspectives of Vygotsky and Piaget pertains to 

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Illumination involves 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 27

A person’s need for feeling competent and self-determining in dealing with his environment is 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 28

Feeling is __________in the comparison of emotion 

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Creative writing should be an activity planned for 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 30

The first stage in the learning of a skill is 

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Krishnadevaraya built the Krishnaswami temple in Hampi,which is situated in the present state of 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 32

Ashoka called the third Buddhist Council at 

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‘Prince of pilgrims’ was the name attributed to 

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Mahatma Gandhi’s remark, “A post-dated cheque on a crumbling bank” is regarding the proposals of 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 35

Which Article of the Indian Constitution provides for equal opportunities for all Citizens in public employment? 

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‘Giddha’ is a form of dance associated with the State of 

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No person can be employed in factories or mines unless he is above the age of 

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The term ‘epicentre’ is associated with 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 39

When a constitutional amendment bill goes to the President, he 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 40

Which of the following countries are connected by the Palk strait? 

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Which country is known as the ‘cockpit of Europe’? 

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Extensive areas of grape cultivation in France are especially called 

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Nallamala hills are located in the state of 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 44

Singhbhum is famous for 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 45

The Parliament can legislate on subjects given in the Union List only in consultation with the State Government for the State of 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 46

‘Not to destroy the government property’ is a 

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Under which article of the Constitution of India, can the Fundamental Rights of the member of the armed forces be specifically restricted? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 48

No government expenditure can be incurred in India except with the sanction of 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 49

Which one of the following is the smallest (area-wise) LokSabha constituency in India ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 50

The writ of ‘Habeas Corpus’ is issued in the event of 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 51

English is the official language of which one of the following Indian States? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 52

Sikkim was granted statehood in the year 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 53

The four factors of production are 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 54

Nobel Prize winning India, AmartyaSen is known for his work in which area? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 55

The word, ‘Jumpball’ is associated with 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 56

Who was the first musician to be felicitated with ‘Bharat Ratna’ 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 57

Sarjubala Devi is associated with the game of ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 58

General Prayutchan-o-cha is the President Prime minister of? 

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The 14th Pravasi Divas 2016 was held on 9 Jan in which of the following city? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 60

What was the theme of the Railway Budget 2016-17? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 61

Who has won the award for best child artist at the 63rd National film awards 2015? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 62

The Eskimos live in 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 63

Honey bee are kept in- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 64

Who was the first Indian to be elected to the British Parliament? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 65

Which day was declared as the Direct Action Day’ by the Muslim League? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 66

The ‘United Nations’ world Press freedom Day is observed on which date? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 67

Who among the following was the pioneer of Yoga? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 68

Dipika Kumari is associated with which sports? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 69

The pass located in Himachal Pradesh is 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 70

‘Manas Sanctuary’ is located in the State of 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 71

Which type of questions will not develop critical thinking among students? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 72

Which of the following should not be a part of the Social Science instructional process? 

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Primary socialisation is 

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In evaluation approach, black board summary is developed by: 

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A teacher gives the following exercise to her students Imagine you are a member of a nomadic community that shifts residence every 3 months. How would this change your life? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 76

As a Principal of the school you go for inspection of school and you find that there is noise coming from a class. On observing you find that the students are performing group activity and teacher is guiding them. In your opinion: 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 77

As soon as the process of motivation stops: 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 78

The significance of language in teaching-learning of Social Science cannot be over emphasized. Which of the following statements does not convey the above idea? 

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Which of the following statements is incorrect about Social Science? 

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Which of the following statements provides a correct description of Social Science at the upper primary level? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 81

When a narrative is given on situations of two people living in different contexts, the Social Science teacher must encourage students to:

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 82

The following question is given under the heading ‘Let’s discuss’ at the end of a chapter. 
‘Why do you think ordinary men and women did not generally keep records of what they did? What is the relevance of asking this question? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 83

The approach of the ‘Social and Political Life’ textbooks of NCERT is to 

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Diagnostic testing in Social Science will help a teacher understand 

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Doing activities with children will be effective only if 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 86

While delivering lecture if there is some disturbance in the class, then a teacher should 

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The right and duties of citizenship are introduced, as they would apply to a 

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In the high school stage Boys get free from the influence of their families with regard to their.

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 89

Which of the following principles is not involved in lesson planning? 

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What does “self-regulation of learners” mean? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 91

नीचे दिये गद्यांश को ध्यानपूर्वक पढ़िये और पूछे गए प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प का चयन कीजिए- 

अमावस्या के अंधकार को यम का दूत समझा जाता था और उन्हीं की पूजा के लिए दीप जलाए जाते थे। आज यम को मृत्यु का देवता मानकर उनकी अचानक कल्पना कर ली गई है, परन्तु ऋग्वेद में वे जीवन और मांगल्य के प्रतीक थे। दीपावली का पर्व स्मृतियों का संसार लेकर आता है। इसी पुनीत अवसर पर मर्यादा पुरूषोत्तम श्री रामचन्द्र ने दुराचारी लंकेश का संहार करके अयोध्या की ओर प्रस्थान किया था। साकेत निवासियों ने इसी प्रसन्नता में दीप जलाए थे। कार्तिक की इसी अमावस्या के दिन द्वापर युग में श्रीकृष्ण ने क्रूरकर्मी बकासुर का वध किया था। जैनमत के चौबीसवें तीर्थंकर महावीर स्वामी का भी यह निर्वाण दिवस है। पंद्रहवीं शताब्दी में इसी दीपावली के दिन सिक्खों के प्रथम गुरू नानकदेव की मृत्यु हुई थी। इस दिन स्वामी रामतीर्थ और आर्य समाज के संस्थापक स्वामी दयानन्द सरस्वती ने अनंत की राह ली थी। इस प्रकार यह महोत्सव इन सब महापुरूषों की याद दिलाकर मनुष्य मात्र को उनके दिखलाए मार्ग पर चलने की प्रेरणा देता है। 

Q. अमावस्या के अंधकार को क्या समझा जाता था? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 92

नीचे दिये गद्यांश को ध्यानपूर्वक पढ़िये और पूछे गए प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प का चयन कीजिए-

अमावस्या के अंधकार को यम का दूत समझा जाता था और उन्हीं की पूजा के लिए दीप जलाए जाते थे। आज यम को मृत्यु का देवता मानकर उनकी अचानक कल्पना कर ली गई है, परन्तु ऋग्वेद में वे जीवन और मांगल्य के प्रतीक थे। दीपावली का पर्व स्मृतियों का संसार लेकर आता है। इसी पुनीत अवसर पर मर्यादा पुरूषोत्तम श्री रामचन्द्र ने दुराचारी लंकेश का संहार करके अयोध्या की ओर प्रस्थान किया था। साकेत निवासियों ने इसी प्रसन्नता में दीप जलाए थे। कार्तिक की इसी अमावस्या के दिन द्वापर युग में श्रीकृष्ण ने क्रूरकर्मी बकासुर का वध किया था। जैनमत के चौबीसवें तीर्थंकर महावीर स्वामी का भी यह निर्वाण दिवस है। पंद्रहवीं शताब्दी में इसी दीपावली के दिन सिक्खों के प्रथम गुरू नानकदेव की मृत्यु हुई थी। इस दिन स्वामी रामतीर्थ और आर्य समाज के संस्थापक स्वामी दयानन्द सरस्वती ने अनंत की राह ली थी। इस प्रकार यह महोत्सव इन सब महापुरूषों की याद दिलाकर मनुष्य मात्र को उनके दिखलाए मार्ग पर चलने की प्रेरणा देता है। 

Q. दीपावली का पर्व कौन-सा संसार लेकर आता है? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 93

नीचे दिये गद्यांश को ध्यानपूर्वक पढ़िये और पूछे गए प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प का चयन कीजिए-

अमावस्या के अंधकार को यम का दूत समझा जाता था और उन्हीं की पूजा के लिए दीप जलाए जाते थे। आज यम को मृत्यु का देवता मानकर उनकी अचानक कल्पना कर ली गई है, परन्तु ऋग्वेद में वे जीवन और मांगल्य के प्रतीक थे। दीपावली का पर्व स्मृतियों का संसार लेकर आता है। इसी पुनीत अवसर पर मर्यादा पुरूषोत्तम श्री रामचन्द्र ने दुराचारी लंकेश का संहार करके अयोध्या की ओर प्रस्थान किया था। साकेत निवासियों ने इसी प्रसन्नता में दीप जलाए थे। कार्तिक की इसी अमावस्या के दिन द्वापर युग में श्रीकृष्ण ने क्रूरकर्मी बकासुर का वध किया था। जैनमत के चौबीसवें तीर्थंकर महावीर स्वामी का भी यह निर्वाण दिवस है। पंद्रहवीं शताब्दी में इसी दीपावली के दिन सिक्खों के प्रथम गुरू नानकदेव की मृत्यु हुई थी। इस दिन स्वामी रामतीर्थ और आर्य समाज के संस्थापक स्वामी दयानन्द सरस्वती ने अनंत की राह ली थी। इस प्रकार यह महोत्सव इन सब महापुरूषों की याद दिलाकर मनुष्य मात्र को उनके दिखलाए मार्ग पर चलने की प्रेरणा देता है।

Q. अयोध्यावासियों ने इस दिन दीप क्यों जलाए थे 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 94

नीचे दिये गद्यांश को ध्यानपूर्वक पढ़िये और पूछे गए प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प का चयन कीजिए- 

अमावस्या के अंधकार को यम का दूत समझा जाता था और उन्हीं की पूजा के लिए दीप जलाए जाते थे। आज यम को मृत्यु का देवता मानकर उनकी अचानक कल्पना कर ली गई है, परन्तु ऋग्वेद में वे जीवन और मांगल्य के प्रतीक थे। दीपावली का पर्व स्मृतियों का संसार लेकर आता है। इसी पुनीत अवसर पर मर्यादा पुरूषोत्तम श्री रामचन्द्र ने दुराचारी लंकेश का संहार करके अयोध्या की ओर प्रस्थान किया था। साकेत निवासियों ने इसी प्रसन्नता में दीप जलाए थे। कार्तिक की इसी अमावस्या के दिन द्वापर युग में श्रीकृष्ण ने क्रूरकर्मी बकासुर का वध किया था। जैनमत के चौबीसवें तीर्थंकर महावीर स्वामी का भी यह निर्वाण दिवस है। पंद्रहवीं शताब्दी में इसी दीपावली के दिन सिक्खों के प्रथम गुरू नानकदेव की मृत्यु हुई थी। इस दिन स्वामी रामतीर्थ और आर्य समाज के संस्थापक स्वामी दयानन्द सरस्वती ने अनंत की राह ली थी। इस प्रकार यह महोत्सव इन सब महापुरूषों की याद दिलाकर मनुष्य मात्र को उनके दिखलाए मार्ग पर चलने की प्रेरणा देता है। 

Q. पंद्रहवीं शताब्दी में इस दिन क्या हुआ था 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 95

नीचे दिये गद्यांश को ध्यानपूर्वक पढ़िये और पूछे गए प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प का चयन कीजिए- 

अमावस्या के अंधकार को यम का दूत समझा जाता था और उन्हीं की पूजा के लिए दीप जलाए जाते थे। आज यम को मृत्यु का देवता मानकर उनकी अचानक कल्पना कर ली गई है, परन्तु ऋग्वेद में वे जीवन और मांगल्य के प्रतीक थे। दीपावली का पर्व स्मृतियों का संसार लेकर आता है। इसी पुनीत अवसर पर मर्यादा पुरूषोत्तम श्री रामचन्द्र ने दुराचारी लंकेश का संहार करके अयोध्या की ओर प्रस्थान किया था। साकेत निवासियों ने इसी प्रसन्नता में दीप जलाए थे। कार्तिक की इसी अमावस्या के दिन द्वापर युग में श्रीकृष्ण ने क्रूरकर्मी बकासुर का वध किया था। जैनमत के चौबीसवें तीर्थंकर महावीर स्वामी का भी यह निर्वाण दिवस है। पंद्रहवीं शताब्दी में इसी दीपावली के दिन सिक्खों के प्रथम गुरू नानकदेव की मृत्यु हुई थी। इस दिन स्वामी रामतीर्थ और आर्य समाज के संस्थापक स्वामी दयानन्द सरस्वती ने अनंत की राह ली थी। इस प्रकार यह महोत्सव इन सब महापुरूषों की याद दिलाकर मनुष्य मात्र को उनके दिखलाए मार्ग पर चलने की प्रेरणा देता है।

Q. ‘अंधकार’ शब्द का विलोम शब्द लिखिए 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 96

निम्नलिखित गद्यांश को पढ़कर पूछे गए प्रश्नों के उत्तर छांटकर लिखिए-

समूची दुनिया के जंगल कटने से मौसम-चक्र में परिवर्तन, वायुमंडल के तापक्रम में बेतहाशा वृद्धि चिंता का विषय है। पिछले कुछ वर्षों में यह चिंता और अधिक गहराई है। पिछले दशक में 15 करोड़ हैक्टेयर से भी अधिक कटिबंधीय वनों का सफाया हुआ है। पुनः वनीकरण के प्रयास, निर्धारित लक्ष्य से बहुत कम है। अब केवल 3 करोड़ 70 लाख हेक्टेयर में ही वृक्षारोपण हो पाया है। अमेरिका, अफ्रीका और एशिया सर्वाधिक प्रभावित महाद्वीप है। लगातार जंगल कटने से पर्यावरण असंतुलन बढ़ा है। स्पेन के एक इंजीनियर एंटोनियो इबानेज अल्वा ने कुदरती पेड़ों के संभावित विकल्प के रूप में प्लास्टिक के पेड़ों को विकसित किया है। पोली पेरेथेन से बने ये कृत्रिम पेड़ रात में अपनी सतह पर जमा होने वाली ओस को सोखते हैं और दिन में धीरे-धीरे हवा में मुक्त करते हैं। इस प्रक्रिया से आसपास का तापमान कम हो जाता है। तापक्रम में यही कमी वर्षा को प्ररित करती है। प्लास्टिक के इन कृत्रिम पेड़ों को अगर रेगिस्तान में उगने वाले प्राकृतिक पौधों के साथ पर्यावरण सुधार के लिए प्रयोग में लाया जाए तो इससे अच्छे परिणाम प्राप्त किये जा सकते हैं। इनमें वर्षा क्रम भी नियमित करने में मदद मिल सकती है।

Q. गद्यांश का उचित शीर्षक चुनिए- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 97

निम्नलिखित गद्यांश को पढ़कर पूछे गए प्रश्नों के उत्तर छांटकर लिखिए- 

समूची दुनिया के जंगल कटने से मौसम-चक्र में परिवर्तन, वायुमंडल के तापक्रम में बेतहाशा वृद्धि चिंता का विषय है। पिछले कुछ वर्षों में यह चिंता और अधिक गहराई है। पिछले दशक में 15 करोड़ हैक्टेयर से भी अधिक कटिबंधीय वनों का सफाया हुआ है। पुनः वनीकरण के प्रयास, निर्धारित लक्ष्य से बहुत कम है। अब केवल 3 करोड़ 70 लाख हेक्टेयर में ही वृक्षारोपण हो पाया है। अमेरिका, अफ्रीका और एशिया सर्वाधिक प्रभावित महाद्वीप है। लगातार जंगल कटने से पर्यावरण असंतुलन बढ़ा है। स्पेन के एक इंजीनियर एंटोनियो इबानेज अल्वा ने कुदरती पेड़ों के संभावित विकल्प के रूप में प्लास्टिक के पेड़ों को विकसित किया है। पोली पेरेथेन से बने ये कृत्रिम पेड़ रात में अपनी सतह पर जमा होने वाली ओस को सोखते हैं और दिन में धीरे-धीरे हवा में मुक्त करते हैं। इस प्रक्रिया से आसपास का तापमान कम हो जाता है। तापक्रम में यही कमी वर्षा को प्ररित करती है। प्लास्टिक के इन कृत्रिम पेड़ों को अगर रेगिस्तान में उगने वाले प्राकृतिक पौधों के साथ पर्यावरण सुधार के लिए प्रयोग में लाया जाए तो इससे अच्छे परिणाम प्राप्त किये जा सकते हैं। इनमें वर्षा क्रम भी नियमित करने में मदद मिल सकती है।

Q. ‘एंटोनियों इबानेज अल्वा’ किस देश के इंजीनियर हैं- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 98

निम्नलिखित गद्यांश को पढ़कर पूछे गए प्रश्नों के उत्तर छांटकर लिखिए-

समूची दुनिया के जंगल कटने से मौसम-चक्र में परिवर्तन, वायुमंडल के तापक्रम में बेतहाशा वृद्धि चिंता का विषय है। पिछले कुछ वर्षों में यह चिंता और अधिक गहराई है। पिछले दशक में 15 करोड़ हैक्टेयर से भी अधिक कटिबंधीय वनों का सफाया हुआ है। पुनः वनीकरण के प्रयास, निर्धारित लक्ष्य से बहुत कम है। अब केवल 3 करोड़ 70 लाख हेक्टेयर में ही वृक्षारोपण हो पाया है। अमेरिका, अफ्रीका और एशिया सर्वाधिक प्रभावित महाद्वीप है। लगातार जंगल कटने से पर्यावरण असंतुलन बढ़ा है। स्पेन के एक इंजीनियर एंटोनियो इबानेज अल्वा ने कुदरती पेड़ों के संभावित विकल्प के रूप में प्लास्टिक के पेड़ों को विकसित किया है। पोली पेरेथेन से बने ये कृत्रिम पेड़ रात में अपनी सतह पर जमा होने वाली ओस को सोखते हैं और दिन में धीरे-धीरे हवा में मुक्त करते हैं। इस प्रक्रिया से आसपास का तापमान कम हो जाता है। तापक्रम में यही कमी वर्षा को प्ररित करती है। प्लास्टिक के इन कृत्रिम पेड़ों को अगर रेगिस्तान में उगने वाले प्राकृतिक पौधों के साथ पर्यावरण सुधार के लिए प्रयोग में लाया जाए तो इससे अच्छे परिणाम प्राप्त किये जा सकते हैं। इनमें वर्षा क्रम भी नियमित करने में मदद मिल सकती है। 

Q. प्लास्टिक के पेड़ों की खोज किस हेतु की गई- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 99

निम्नलिखित गद्यांश को पढ़कर पूछे गए प्रश्नों के उत्तर छांटकर लिखिए-

समूची दुनिया के जंगल कटने से मौसम-चक्र में परिवर्तन, वायुमंडल के तापक्रम में बेतहाशा वृद्धि चिंता का विषय है। पिछले कुछ वर्षों में यह चिंता और अधिक गहराई है। पिछले दशक में 15 करोड़ हैक्टेयर से भी अधिक कटिबंधीय वनों का सफाया हुआ है। पुनः वनीकरण के प्रयास, निर्धारित लक्ष्य से बहुत कम है। अब केवल 3 करोड़ 70 लाख हेक्टेयर में ही वृक्षारोपण हो पाया है। अमेरिका, अफ्रीका और एशिया सर्वाधिक प्रभावित महाद्वीप है। लगातार जंगल कटने से पर्यावरण असंतुलन बढ़ा है। स्पेन के एक इंजीनियर एंटोनियो इबानेज अल्वा ने कुदरती पेड़ों के संभावित विकल्प के रूप में प्लास्टिक के पेड़ों को विकसित किया है। पोली पेरेथेन से बने ये कृत्रिम पेड़ रात में अपनी सतह पर जमा होने वाली ओस को सोखते हैं और दिन में धीरे-धीरे हवा में मुक्त करते हैं। इस प्रक्रिया से आसपास का तापमान कम हो जाता है। तापक्रम में यही कमी वर्षा को प्ररित करती है। प्लास्टिक के इन कृत्रिम पेड़ों को अगर रेगिस्तान में उगने वाले प्राकृतिक पौधों के साथ पर्यावरण सुधार के लिए प्रयोग में लाया जाए तो इससे अच्छे परिणाम प्राप्त किये जा सकते हैं। इनमें वर्षा क्रम भी नियमित करने में मदद मिल सकती है। 

Q. प्लास्टिक के पेड़ किस प्रकार पर्यावरण-संतुलन बनाते हैं 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 100

निम्नलिखित गद्यांश को पढ़कर पूछे गए प्रश्नों के उत्तर छांटकर लिखिए- 

समूची दुनिया के जंगल कटने से मौसम-चक्र में परिवर्तन, वायुमंडल के तापक्रम में बेतहाशा वृद्धि चिंता का विषय है। पिछले कुछ वर्षों में यह चिंता और अधिक गहराई है। पिछले दशक में 15 करोड़ हैक्टेयर से भी अधिक कटिबंधीय वनों का सफाया हुआ है। पुनः वनीकरण के प्रयास, निर्धारित लक्ष्य से बहुत कम है। अब केवल 3 करोड़ 70 लाख हेक्टेयर में ही वृक्षारोपण हो पाया है। अमेरिका, अफ्रीका और एशिया सर्वाधिक प्रभावित महाद्वीप है। लगातार जंगल कटने से पर्यावरण असंतुलन बढ़ा है। स्पेन के एक इंजीनियर एंटोनियो इबानेज अल्वा ने कुदरती पेड़ों के संभावित विकल्प के रूप में प्लास्टिक के पेड़ों को विकसित किया है। पोली पेरेथेन से बने ये कृत्रिम पेड़ रात में अपनी सतह पर जमा होने वाली ओस को सोखते हैं और दिन में धीरे-धीरे हवा में मुक्त करते हैं। इस प्रक्रिया से आसपास का तापमान कम हो जाता है। तापक्रम में यही कमी वर्षा को प्ररित करती है। प्लास्टिक के इन कृत्रिम पेड़ों को अगर रेगिस्तान में उगने वाले प्राकृतिक पौधों के साथ पर्यावरण सुधार के लिए प्रयोग में लाया जाए तो इससे अच्छे परिणाम प्राप्त किये जा सकते हैं। इनमें वर्षा क्रम भी नियमित करने में मदद मिल सकती है।

Q. ‘कृत्रिम’ का विपरीत शब्द चुनिए 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 101

निम्नलिखित पद्यांश के आधार पर प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प चुनिये- 

संकटों से वीर घबराते नहीं 
आपदाएं देख छिप जाते नहीं। 
लग गए जिस काम में पूरा किया, 
काम करके व्यर्थ पछताते नहीं। 
हो सरल अथवा कठिन हो रास्ता 
कर्मवीरों को न इससे वास्ता। 
बढ़ चले तो अंत तक ही बढ़ चले 
कठिनतर गिरिश्रृंग ऊपर चढ़ गये। 
कठिन पथ को देख मुस्काते सदा 
संकटों के बीच वे गाते सदा। 
है असंभव कुछ नहीं उनके लिए 
सरल सम्भव कर दिखाते वे सदा। 
यह असम्भव कायरों का शब्द है 
कहा था नेपोलियन ने एक दिन 
सच बताऊं जिन्दगी ही व्यर्थ है 
दर्प बिन, उत्साह बिन और शक्ति बिन।

Q. इस पद्यांश का उचित शीर्षक है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 102

निम्नलिखित पद्यांश के आधार पर प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प चुनिये-

संकटों से वीर घबराते नहीं 
आपदाएं देख छिप जाते नहीं। 
लग गए जिस काम में पूरा किया, 
काम करके व्यर्थ पछताते नहीं। 
हो सरल अथवा कठिन हो रास्ता 
कर्मवीरों को न इससे वास्ता। 
बढ़ चले तो अंत तक ही बढ़ चले 
कठिनतर गिरिश्रृंग ऊपर चढ़ गये। 
कठिन पथ को देख मुस्काते सदा 
संकटों के बीच वे गाते सदा। 
है असंभव कुछ नहीं उनके लिए 
सरल सम्भव कर दिखाते वे सदा। 
यह असम्भव कायरों का शब्द है 
कहा था नेपोलियन ने एक दिन 
सच बताऊं जिन्दगी ही व्यर्थ है 
दर्प बिन, उत्साह बिन और शक्ति बिन।

Q. वीरों की एक विशेषता है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 103

निम्नलिखित पद्यांश के आधार पर प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प चुनिये-

संकटों से वीर घबराते नहीं 
आपदाएं देख छिप जाते नहीं। 
लग गए जिस काम में पूरा किया, 
काम करके व्यर्थ पछताते नहीं। 
हो सरल अथवा कठिन हो रास्ता 
कर्मवीरों को न इससे वास्ता। 
बढ़ चले तो अंत तक ही बढ़ चले 
कठिनतर गिरिश्रृंग ऊपर चढ़ गये। 
कठिन पथ को देख मुस्काते सदा 
संकटों के बीच वे गाते सदा। 
है असंभव कुछ नहीं उनके लिए 
सरल सम्भव कर दिखाते वे सदा। 
यह असम्भव कायरों का शब्द है 
कहा था नेपोलियन ने एक दिन 
सच बताऊं जिन्दगी ही व्यर्थ है 
दर्प बिन, उत्साह बिन और शक्ति बिन।

Q. कवि के अनुसार किस विशेषता की कमी होने पर जीवन व्यर्थ है ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 104

निम्नलिखित पद्यांश के आधार पर प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प चुनिये- 

संकटों से वीर घबराते नहीं 
आपदाएं देख छिप जाते नहीं। 
लग गए जिस काम में पूरा किया, 
काम करके व्यर्थ पछताते नहीं। 
हो सरल अथवा कठिन हो रास्ता 
कर्मवीरों को न इससे वास्ता। 
बढ़ चले तो अंत तक ही बढ़ चले 
कठिनतर गिरिश्रृंग ऊपर चढ़ गये। 
कठिन पथ को देख मुस्काते सदा 
संकटों के बीच वे गाते सदा। 
है असंभव कुछ नहीं उनके लिए 
सरल सम्भव कर दिखाते वे सदा। 
यह असम्भव कायरों का शब्द है 
कहा था नेपोलियन ने एक दिन 
सच बताऊं जिन्दगी ही व्यर्थ है 
दर्प बिन, उत्साह बिन और शक्ति बिन।

Q. ‘गिरिश्रृंग’ शब्द का अर्थ है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 105

निम्नलिखित पद्यांश के आधार पर प्रश्नों के सही विकल्प चुनिये-

संकटों से वीर घबराते नहीं 
आपदाएं देख छिप जाते नहीं। 
लग गए जिस काम में पूरा किया, 
काम करके व्यर्थ पछताते नहीं। 
हो सरल अथवा कठिन हो रास्ता 
कर्मवीरों को न इससे वास्ता। 
बढ़ चले तो अंत तक ही बढ़ चले 
कठिनतर गिरिश्रृंग ऊपर चढ़ गये। 
कठिन पथ को देख मुस्काते सदा 
संकटों के बीच वे गाते सदा। 
है असंभव कुछ नहीं उनके लिए 
सरल सम्भव कर दिखाते वे सदा। 
यह असम्भव कायरों का शब्द है 
कहा था नेपोलियन ने एक दिन 
सच बताऊं जिन्दगी ही व्यर्थ है 
दर्प बिन, उत्साह बिन और शक्ति बिन।

Q. पद्यांश में कौन-से ‘रस’ का प्रयोग हुआ है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 106

भारतीय संविधान में हिन्दी भाषा को निम्नलिखित में से कौन-सा स्थान प्राप्त है ?

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 107

ब्लूम ने ज्ञानात्मक पक्ष के अन्तर्गत कितने उद्देश्यों को सम्मिलित किया है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 108

प्राथमिक स्तर पर हिन्दी भाषा शिक्षण का मुख्य उद्देश्य है-

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 109

आत्मीकरण का उद्देश्य हिन्दी भाषा की किस विधा से जुड़ा है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 110

निम्न में से कौन-सी विधा गद्य की नहीं है? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 111

व्याकरण शिक्षण का मुख्य उद्देश्य है 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 112

प्रयत्नलाघव संबंधित है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 113

कौन-सा शिक्षण साधन श्रव्य साधन है-

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 114

दृश्य सहायक सामग्री का उपयोग होता है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 115

पांच बिन्दु मापनी पाठ्य पुस्तक की विशेषता है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 116

वे शब्द जिनका बच्चे न तो अर्थ जानते हैं और न ही उनका प्रयोग करते हैं उन्हें कहते हैं- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 117

प्रश्न रचना के आधार पर परीक्षाएँ कितने प्रकार की होती है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 118

अतिलघुउत्तरीय परीक्षा में उत्तरों का आकार होना चाहिए- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 119

क्रियात्मक अनुसंधान के लिए सर्वाधिक महत्त्वपूर्ण कारक है- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 120

निदानात्मक परीक्षण हेतु हिन्दी शिक्षक किस विधि का प्रयोग करता है ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 121

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Rahul, a young householder, used to study the scriptures everyday under a Guru. One day the guru was explaining the following passage from the Upanishads: “No husband is loved by his wife for his own sake but it is all for the sake of the Self……….No sons are loved by their father for their sake but is all for the sake of the Self that the sons become dear to him.” At that stage, Rahul intervened and said, “Sir, in my case, both my parents and my wife love me so dearly for my own sake that if I am delayed by a few minutes in reaching home they get highly agitated and if something happens to me they will die.” The Guruji said, “You shall learn the truth of it tomorrow when you see the result of a test I am going to hold. Before going to bed tonight you must swallow this herbal powder. As a result, you will lie as if dead tomorrow morning but you will be able to hear all that is spoken in your presence. After a few hours when the effect of this medicine wears off, you will become normal and get up. You will see the fun.” Rahul did as instructed and in the morning his wife and parents found him ‘dead’–lying motionless without any pulse or heartbeat. The Guruji was apprised of the situation and he came over. They entreated him to bring Rahul back to life by using his divine powers. The Guruji asked for a jar full of water and said, “I shall draw out all the bad destiny responsible for your son’s death into his water. One of you will have to drink this water. The one who drinks will die immediately while Rahul will be restored to life. Tell me who among you is prepared to die for him ?” Both the parents refused, saying, “We are old and helping each other mutually. If one dies, the other will not have anybody to help. So our drinking the water is out of question”. Rahul’s young wife also said, “I am very young and have not seen anything of this world yet. When such old people, who have seen life in its fullness, do not want to die how can you expect me to volunteer for death?” A bright idea flashed into the mind of the father who told the Guruji, “Sir, you are a renunciate and have to relatives to mourn your death. Why don’t you drink the water yourself? We will conduct your funeral in a grand manner.”

Q. Which of the following statements is definitelyTRUE in the context of the passage? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 122

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Rahul, a young householder, used to study the scriptures everyday under a Guru. One day the guru was explaining the following passage from the Upanishads: “No husband is loved by his wife for his own sake but it is all for the sake of the Self……….No sons are loved by their father for their sake but is all for the sake of the Self that the sons become dear to him.” At that stage, Rahul intervened and said, “Sir, in my case, both my parents and my wife love me so dearly for my own sake that if I am delayed by a few minutes in reaching home they get highly agitated and if something happens to me they will die.” The Guruji said, “You shall learn the truth of it tomorrow when you see the result of a test I am going to hold. Before going to bed tonight you must swallow this herbal powder. As a result, you will lie as if dead tomorrow morning but you will be able to hear all that is spoken in your presence. After a few hours when the effect of this medicine wears off, you will become normal and get up. You will see the fun.” Rahul did as instructed and in the morning his wife and parents found him ‘dead’–lying motionless without any pulse or heartbeat. The Guruji was apprised of the situation and he came over. They entreated him to bring Rahul back to life by using his divine powers. The Guruji asked for a jar full of water and said, “I shall draw out all the bad destiny responsible for your son’s death into his water. One of you will have to drink this water. The one who drinks will die immediately while Rahul will be restored to life. Tell me who among you is prepared to die for him ?” Both the parents refused, saying, “We are old and helping each other mutually. If one dies, the other will not have anybody to help. So our drinking the water is out of question”. Rahul’s young wife also said, “I am very young and have not seen anything of this world yet. When such old people, who have seen life in its fullness, do not want to die how can you expect me to volunteer for death?” A bright idea flashed into the mind of the father who told the Guruji, “Sir, you are a renunciate and have to relatives to mourn your death. Why don’t you drink the water yourself? We will conduct your funeral in a grand manner.” 

Q. What was the effect of the guru’s medicine on Rahul’s body?

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 123

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Rahul, a young householder, used to study the scriptures everyday under a Guru. One day the guru was explaining the following passage from the Upanishads: “No husband is loved by his wife for his own sake but it is all for the sake of the Self……….No sons are loved by their father for their sake but is all for the sake of the Self that the sons become dear to him.” At that stage, Rahul intervened and said, “Sir, in my case, both my parents and my wife love me so dearly for my own sake that if I am delayed by a few minutes in reaching home they get highly agitated and if something happens to me they will die.” The Guruji said, “You shall learn the truth of it tomorrow when you see the result of a test I am going to hold. Before going to bed tonight you must swallow this herbal powder. As a result, you will lie as if dead tomorrow morning but you will be able to hear all that is spoken in your presence. After a few hours when the effect of this medicine wears off, you will become normal and get up. You will see the fun.” Rahul did as instructed and in the morning his wife and parents found him ‘dead’–lying motionless without any pulse or heartbeat. The Guruji was apprised of the situation and he came over. They entreated him to bring Rahul back to life by using his divine powers. The Guruji asked for a jar full of water and said, “I shall draw out all the bad destiny responsible for your son’s death into his water. One of you will have to drink this water. The one who drinks will die immediately while Rahul will be restored to life. Tell me who among you is prepared to die for him ?” Both the parents refused, saying, “We are old and helping each other mutually. If one dies, the other will not have anybody to help. So our drinking the water is out of question”. Rahul’s young wife also said, “I am very young and have not seen anything of this world yet. When such old people, who have seen life in its fullness, do not want to die how can you expect me to volunteer for death?” A bright idea flashed into the mind of the father who told the Guruji, “Sir, you are a renunciate and have to relatives to mourn your death. Why don’t you drink the water yourself? We will conduct your funeral in a grand manner.” 

Q. Why did Rahul’s parents refuse to be ready for death ?

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 124

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Rahul, a young householder, used to study the scriptures everyday under a Guru. One day the guru was explaining the following passage from the Upanishads: “No husband is loved by his wife for his own sake but it is all for the sake of the Self……….No sons are loved by their father for their sake but is all for the sake of the Self that the sons become dear to him.” At that stage, Rahul intervened and said, “Sir, in my case, both my parents and my wife love me so dearly for my own sake that if I am delayed by a few minutes in reaching home they get highly agitated and if something happens to me they will die.” The Guruji said, “You shall learn the truth of it tomorrow when you see the result of a test I am going to hold. Before going to bed tonight you must swallow this herbal powder. As a result, you will lie as if dead tomorrow morning but you will be able to hear all that is spoken in your presence. After a few hours when the effect of this medicine wears off, you will become normal and get up. You will see the fun.” Rahul did as instructed and in the morning his wife and parents found him ‘dead’–lying motionless without any pulse or heartbeat. The Guruji was apprised of the situation and he came over. They entreated him to bring Rahul back to life by using his divine powers. The Guruji asked for a jar full of water and said, “I shall draw out all the bad destiny responsible for your son’s death into his water. One of you will have to drink this water. The one who drinks will die immediately while Rahul will be restored to life. Tell me who among you is prepared to die for him ?” Both the parents refused, saying, “We are old and helping each other mutually. If one dies, the other will not have anybody to help. So our drinking the water is out of question”. Rahul’s young wife also said, “I am very young and have not seen anything of this world yet. When such old people, who have seen life in its fullness, do not want to die how can you expect me to volunteer for death?” A bright idea flashed into the mind of the father who told the Guruji, “Sir, you are a renunciate and have to relatives to mourn your death. Why don’t you drink the water yourself? We will conduct your funeral in a grand manner.” 

Q. Which of the following can best explain the clause “Rahul did as instructed” as given in the passage? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 125

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Rahul, a young householder, used to study the scriptures everyday under a Guru. One day the guru was explaining the following passage from the Upanishads: “No husband is loved by his wife for his own sake but it is all for the sake of the Self……….No sons are loved by their father for their sake but is all for the sake of the Self that the sons become dear to him.” At that stage, Rahul intervened and said, “Sir, in my case, both my parents and my wife love me so dearly for my own sake that if I am delayed by a few minutes in reaching home they get highly agitated and if something happens to me they will die.” The Guruji said, “You shall learn the truth of it tomorrow when you see the result of a test I am going to hold. Before going to bed tonight you must swallow this herbal powder. As a result, you will lie as if dead tomorrow morning but you will be able to hear all that is spoken in your presence. After a few hours when the effect of this medicine wears off, you will become normal and get up. You will see the fun.” Rahul did as instructed and in the morning his wife and parents found him ‘dead’–lying motionless without any pulse or heartbeat. The Guruji was apprised of the situation and he came over. They entreated him to bring Rahul back to life by using his divine powers. The Guruji asked for a jar full of water and said, “I shall draw out all the bad destiny responsible for your son’s death into his water. One of you will have to drink this water. The one who drinks will die immediately while Rahul will be restored to life. Tell me who among you is prepared to die for him ?” Both the parents refused, saying, “We are old and helping each other mutually. If one dies, the other will not have anybody to help. So our drinking the water is out of question”. Rahul’s young wife also said, “I am very young and have not seen anything of this world yet. When such old people, who have seen life in its fullness, do not want to die how can you expect me to volunteer for death?” A bright idea flashed into the mind of the father who told the Guruji, “Sir, you are a renunciate and have to relatives to mourn your death. Why don’t you drink the water yourself? We will conduct your funeral in a grand manner.” 

Q. Choose the word which is OPPOSITE in meaning of the word given in underline.

REFUSED 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 126

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Rahul, a young householder, used to study the scriptures everyday under a Guru. One day the guru was explaining the following passage from the Upanishads: “No husband is loved by his wife for his own sake but it is all for the sake of the Self……….No sons are loved by their father for their sake but is all for the sake of the Self that the sons become dear to him.” At that stage, Rahul intervened and said, “Sir, in my case, both my parents and my wife love me so dearly for my own sake that if I am delayed by a few minutes in reaching home they get highly agitated and if something happens to me they will die.” The Guruji said, “You shall learn the truth of it tomorrow when you see the result of a test I am going to hold. Before going to bed tonight you must swallow this herbal powder. As a result, you will lie as if dead tomorrow morning but you will be able to hear all that is spoken in your presence. After a few hours when the effect of this medicine wears off, you will become normal and get up. You will see the fun.” Rahul did as instructed and in the morning his wife and parents found him ‘dead’–lying motionless without any pulse or heartbeat. The Guruji was apprised of the situation and he came over. They entreated him to bring Rahul back to life by using his divine powers. The Guruji asked for a jar full of water and said, “I shall draw out all the bad destiny responsible for your son’s death into his water. One of you will have to drink this water. The one who drinks will die immediately while Rahul will be restored to life. Tell me who among you is prepared to die for him ?” Both the parents refused, saying, “We are old and helping each other mutually. If one dies, the other will not have anybody to help. So our drinking the water is out of question”. Rahul’s young wife also said, “I am very young and have not seen anything of this world yet. When such old people, who have seen life in its fullness, do not want to die how can you expect me to volunteer for death?” A bright idea flashed into the mind of the father who told the Guruji, “Sir, you are a renunciate and have to relatives to mourn your death. Why don’t you drink the water yourself? We will conduct your funeral in a grand manner.” 

Q. Choose the word which is OPPOSITE in meaning of the word given in underline.

BRIGHT 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 127

Choose the word which is most nearly the SAME in meaning. 

APPRISED

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 128

Choose the word which is most nearly the SAME in meaning . 

CORPULENT 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 129

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Hiero, King of Syracuse, had commissioned from a goldsmith of the town a crown of pure gold, but, having taken delivery of the finished article, he was suspicious. There was reason to believe that the craftsman had mixed with the gold a certain amount of other metal of inferior value. But how to find out? There was no direct evidence, and it was therefore obviously a case for the learned men of the city. And who more learned than Archimedes ? The mathematician was therefore charged with the task which would now-a-days be considered a simple one, but was then a matter for serious thought. Nothing known to science could be brought forward to prove fraud or otherwise on the part of the goldsmith. It is more than probable that the human side of the problem interested Archimedes not at all, but the scientific puzzle worried him intensely. This worry pursed him everywhere he went for days, and persisted through the routine acts of his daily round. In the normal course of that routine, he went to the public baths. We can imagine him standing at the edge of the bath tub as he prepares to enter it, absently allowing the water to flow until he cannot help noticing it. Suddenly, he splashed out of his tub, shouting at the top of his voice: “Eureka! Eureka! (I have found it! I have found it!). Without waiting, or even thinking of such a detail as clothes, he tore out of the building and rushed through the streets of Syracuse, still shouting: Eureka! Eureka!.” Arrived at his house, the mathematician put his newly found discovery to a practical test, and found indeed that a body plunged in a fluid loses an amount of its weight which is equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by it. With this as a starting point-as it was to prove the starting point of many subsequent discoveries of importance–Archimedes was able to tell his king how much pure gold was in his crown. Thus was the first fundamental law in hydrostatics enunciated. Archimedes was by this time well known to his fellow townsmen, and his sometimes strange appearance and unusual actions probably met with indulgent smiles. He came from a good family; his father Pheidias was an astronomer; he was on intimate terms with, and–according to some–was even a kinsman of King Hiero himself.

Q. What was the impact of Archimedes tremendous mental involvement in solving the king’s riddle?

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 130

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Hiero, King of Syracuse, had commissioned from a goldsmith of the town a crown of pure gold, but, having taken delivery of the finished article, he was suspicious. There was reason to believe that the craftsman had mixed with the gold a certain amount of other metal of inferior value. But how to find out? There was no direct evidence, and it was therefore obviously a case for the learned men of the city. And who more learned than Archimedes ? The mathematician was therefore charged with the task which would now-a-days be considered a simple one, but was then a matter for serious thought. Nothing known to science could be brought forward to prove fraud or otherwise on the part of the goldsmith. It is more than probable that the human side of the problem interested Archimedes not at all, but the scientific puzzle worried him intensely. This worry pursed him everywhere he went for days, and persisted through the routine acts of his daily round. In the normal course of that routine, he went to the public baths. We can imagine him standing at the edge of the bath tub as he prepares to enter it, absently allowing the water to flow until he cannot help noticing it. Suddenly, he splashed out of his tub, shouting at the top of his voice: “Eureka! Eureka! (I have found it! I have found it!). Without waiting, or even thinking of such a detail as clothes, he tore out of the building and rushed through the streets of Syracuse, still shouting: Eureka! Eureka!.” Arrived at his house, the mathematician put his newly found discovery to a practical test, and found indeed that a body plunged in a fluid loses an amount of its weight which is equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by it. With this as a starting point-as it was to prove the starting point of many subsequent discoveries of importance–Archimedes was able to tell his king how much pure gold was in his crown. Thus was the first fundamental law in hydrostatics enunciated. Archimedes was by this time well known to his fellow townsmen, and his sometimes strange appearance and unusual actions probably met with indulgent smiles. He came from a good family; his father Pheidias was an astronomer; he was on intimate terms with, and–according to some–was even a kinsman of King Hiero himself. 

Q. A body submerged in a liquid loses its weight equal to

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 131

Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.

Hiero, King of Syracuse, had commissioned from a goldsmith of the town a crown of pure gold, but, having taken delivery of the finished article, he was suspicious. There was reason to believe that the craftsman had mixed with the gold a certain amount of other metal of inferior value. But how to find out? There was no direct evidence, and it was therefore obviously a case for the learned men of the city. And who more learned than Archimedes ? The mathematician was therefore charged with the task which would now-a-days be considered a simple one, but was then a matter for serious thought. Nothing known to science could be brought forward to prove fraud or otherwise on the part of the goldsmith. It is more than probable that the human side of the problem interested Archimedes not at all, but the scientific puzzle worried him intensely. This worry pursed him everywhere he went for days, and persisted through the routine acts of his daily round. In the normal course of that routine, he went to the public baths. We can imagine him standing at the edge of the bath tub as he prepares to enter it, absently allowing the water to flow until he cannot help noticing it. Suddenly, he splashed out of his tub, shouting at the top of his voice: “Eureka! Eureka! (I have found it! I have found it!). Without waiting, or even thinking of such a detail as clothes, he tore out of the building and rushed through the streets of Syracuse, still shouting: Eureka! Eureka!.” Arrived at his house, the mathematician put his newly found discovery to a practical test, and found indeed that a body plunged in a fluid loses an amount of its weight which is equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by it. With this as a starting point-as it was to prove the starting point of many subsequent discoveries of importance–Archimedes was able to tell his king how much pure gold was in his crown. Thus was the first fundamental law in hydrostatics enunciated. Archimedes was by this time well known to his fellow townsmen, and his sometimes strange appearance and unusual actions probably met with indulgent smiles. He came from a good family; his father Pheidias was an astronomer; he was on intimate terms with, and–according to some–was even a kinsman of King Hiero himself.

Q. Which of the following is FALSE in the context off the passage? 
1. Archimedes’ father was a relative to King Hiero 
2. Before Archimedes, discovery, science had limitations’ to detect the goldsmith’s fraud 
3. Archimedes discovered his principle while he was in the tub for bath

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 132

Choose the word/group of words which is most nearly the SAME in meaning. 

CANNY 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 133

Choose the word/group of words which is most nearly the SAME in meaning.

VENT

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 134

Choose the word which is MOST OPPOSITE in meaning of the word given in underline. 

SUBSEQUENT

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 135

Choose the word which is MOST OPPOSITE in meaning of the word given in underline. 

INTENSELY 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 136

Which of the following is not a Maxim of teaching ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 137

Which of the Indian reformist supported English education?

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 138

A language preserve the- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 139

Name the basic law behind drill and practice of language skills ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 140

Life history of an individual written by the writer himself is called- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 141

Which of the following is not the latest method of teaching English ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 142

On which theory is translation cum grammar method based upon ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 143

Teaching of English poetry suffers from the following limitation- 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 144

Which of the following is the least appropriate method of teaching vocabulary? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 145

On which of the following teaching skill does Dr. West emphasize upon ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 146

Which word is missing in the following quotation by Hudon, “Poetry is made of belongs to and exist for”-

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 147

What is the method of developing teaching skills ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 148

Who said; “Reading make a full man, writing an exact man and conference a ready man.” 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 149

Which of the following is not an example of audio-visual aids ? 

Test: Social Science-5 - Question 150

Which of these can be classified under types of grammar? 

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