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DAV PUBLIC SCHOOL, SECTOR-14, GURGAON Science Assignment Sheet Class- VI Light, Shadows and Reflections 1. Which

Science Assignment Sheet

Class- VI Light, Shadows and Reflections

1. Which of the following are luminous objects? Sun, Table, Star, Planets, Moon, Firefly, Electric bulb

2. Which of the following are translucent objects? Air, Tissue paper, plastic sheet, Frosted glass, cellophane sheet, tracing paper

3. When is a shadow formed?

4. What is the colour of the shadow formed:

(a) if the colour of the object is white ? (b) if the colour of
(a)
if the colour of the object is white ?
(b)
if the colour of the object is red?
5. Match the following:
Column A
(a)
Periscope
(b)
Rectilinear propagation
of light
Column B
an object which gives out light
are the natural sources of light
(c)
Sources of light
(d)
Sun, stars, firefly
(e)
Torch, bulb, candle
(f)
Luminous object
are the examples of man made
sources of light
gives out its own light
is a device to see the object at
higher level
light travels in straight lines
6. Fill in the blanks:
(a)
is formed when light is stopped by an object.
(b)
The process of sending back the light rays which fall on the surface of an object
is called
of light.
(c)
The reflection of light in a plane mirror takes place at the
surface
inside it.
(d)
An object forms shadow on the
side to the source of light.

7. State true or false:

(a)

The shadow of an object can be seen only on a screen.

(b)

Virtual image is just an illusion.

(c)A plane mirror always forms a real image.

(d) A periscope is based on the phenomenon of reflection.

8. Write down five English alphabets which do not show lateral inversion on

suffering reflection from a plane mirror.

9. How many plane mirrors are used in making a periscope?

reflection from a plane mirror. 9. How many plane mirrors are used in making a periscope?
reflection from a plane mirror. 9. How many plane mirrors are used in making a periscope?

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DAV PUBLIC SCHOOL, SECTOR-14, GURGAON 10. How are the plane mirrors in a periscope arranged: (a)

10. How are the plane mirrors in a periscope arranged:

(a)

with respect to one another?

(b)

with respect to the ends of the tube?

arranged: (a) with respect to one another? (b) with respect to the ends of the tube?
arranged: (a) with respect to one another? (b) with respect to the ends of the tube?
arranged: (a) with respect to one another? (b) with respect to the ends of the tube?