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09300 , / MID TERM EXAM 2013 / SCIENCE 5 / YEAR 5 1 15 / 1 HOUR 15 MIN / NAME : ...........................................................

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SECTION A [30 marks] Answer all the questions. Instructions: Each question is followed by four options, A, B, C and D. Choose the correct answer.
1 Diagram 1 is a vehicle.

Diagram 1 What electrical energy source can light up the lamp of the vehicle in Diagram 1?

A B C D

Dynamo Solar cell Dry cell Accumulato

2 The following information shows the properties of an electrical circuit component.

X is component of an electrical circuit. It is a conductor of electricity and it controls the flow of electricity.

Which of the following represents X?

A B C D

Switch Bulb Dry cell Connecting wire

3 Diagram 2 shows an electric component.

Diagram 2 What is the importance of the item in Diagram 2 in an electric circuit?

A B C

To supply energy To gives out light To connect electric components

To connect and disconnect electric current

4 Diagram 3 shows a arrangement of severals simple electric circuit.

Diagram 3 Bulb in which circuit light up?


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A B C D

W X Y Z

5 The following information shows some materials that are tested with an electric
circuit.

Which of the following are electric conductors?

A B C D

I and II I and IV II and III III and IV

6 Which pair is true about properties of material?

A B C D

P Q R S

7 Diagram 4 shows an electrical appliance.

Diagram 4 Name another appliance that involves similar transformation of energy as the appliance above?

A B C D

Toaster Television Refrigerator Electric blender

8 The following statements are about four activities, J, K, L and M. J - Burning firewood K - Using a sandpaper L - Rubbing both palms M - Using a telephone

Which activities show the transformation from kinetic energy to heat energy?

A B C D

J and L K and L K and M J and M

9 Which of the following are not the source of electrical energy?

A B C D

Accumulator Dry cell Dynamo Switch

10 Diagram 5 shows a cross section of a dry cell.

What is X?

A B C D

Wooden rod Glass rod Plastic rod Carbon rod

11 Diagram 6 shows two classifications of sources of energy.

Diagram 6 Which of the following have been correctly classified into group X and group Y?

A B C D

P Q R S

12 Diagram 7 shows two classifications of the form of energy produced by certain


devices.

Diagram 7 Which of the following have been correctly classified into group X and group Y?

B C D

Q R S

13 What is the name of the shiny liquid in a thermometer?

A B C D

Water Silver Alcohol Mercury

14 Diagram 8 shows a screw which is difficult to go into the hole of the nut.

Diagram 8 Which of the following method should be used to make the screw go easily into the hole of the nut? I. Heat the end of the screw with a candle II. Heat the nut with a candle III. IV. A B Immerse the screw and nut in iced water Cool both ends of the screw with ice I and II I and IV

C D

II and III III and IV

15 A pupil finds difficulty to insert an iron ball into the mouth of a metal container. Which of the following should he do?

A B C D

Heat the iron ball Heat the mouth of the metal container Immerse both objects in hot water Immerse the mouth of the container in cold water

16 Table 1 shows the temperature of salt water that is being heated.

Table 1 Predict the temperature of the salt water on the 6th minute.

A B C D

120 oC 102 oC 100 oC 97 oC

17 Diagram 9 shows an investigation.

Diagram 9 Why the iron ball goes through the iron ring when the iron ring is heated with a candle flame?

A B C D

The iron ring becomes hot The iron ring lose heat The iron ring expands when heated The iron ring contracts when it loses heat

18 Table 2 shows the change in water temperature over time.

Table 2 I. Which of the following statements are correct about the change in water temperature? The water loses heat II. The water is cooled III. IV. A B The water is boiled The water is left under the sun I and II I and III

C D

II and IV III and IV

19 The following information shows some uses of light.

Which of the following show the principle of light reflection?

A B C D

W and X X and Z Y and Z W and Y

20 Diagram 10 shows an investigation about light.

Diagram 10 What is proven in the investigation above?

Light can be obstructed

B C D

Light can be reflected Light can pass through transparent objects Light cannot pass through opaque objects

21 Diagram 11 shows an investigation about the formation of a shadow.

Diagram 11 What will happen to the shadow if the object is moved towards M?

A B C D

The shadow becomes blurred The shadow becomes darker The shadow becomes bigger The shadow becomes smaller

22 Diagram 12 shows an instrument.

Diagram 12 Which of the following object has the same property as material X?

A B

Glass Opaque

C D

Translucent Transparent

23 The following information shows some uses of light.

Which of the following show the principle of light reflection?

A B C D

W and X W and Y X and Z Y and Z

24 How do shadows form?

A B C D

An opaque object is blocked by light Light becomes too bright Movement of light is obstructed by transparent objects Movement of light is obstructed by opaque objects

25 A bar of chocolate was left by the window in the afternoon. The chocolate melted after two hours. What inference can be made based on the observation?

A B C D

The chocolate melted because it gained heat from the Sun The chocolate melted because it was put inside the refrigerator The chocolate melted because it received light The chocolate melted because it is blown by the wind

26 When a balloon is blown, it becomes bigger. What is the property of air that is shown in this activity?

A B C D

Air be compressed Air fills space Air has mass Air has shape

27 Which of the following activities shows that air has weight?

28 The following information shows the process in the changing forms of matter. P - Evaporation Q - Freezing R - Condensation S - Boiling

Which of the following processes release heat?

A B C D

P and R Q and R Q and S P and S

29 Akmal has to bring some ice cubes for an investigation. What must he do to prevent the ice cubes from melting quickly?

A B C

Wrap them in paper Keep them in the cupboard Keep them in a polystyrene container

Keep them in a plastic bag

30 Which of the following statements is true about the property of liquid?

A B C D

Do not have fixed volume Has fixed shape Can be compressed Has weight

SECTION B ANSWER ALL THE QUESTION

1.An experiment is carried out by a student by adding marbles with the same size into a measuring cylinder which contains 50 ml of water as in Diagram 4.

Diagram 4 The result is recorded as in Table 1.

Table 1
a) What is the aim of the experiment? ______________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ (1m) b) What is the trend of reading at measuring cylinder? ________________________________________________________________________ (1M) c) State the variables I)Responding variable/ measure : _____________________________ ii)Manipulative variable / change : _____________________________ (2m) d) State the relationship between manipulative variables and responding variables ?

______________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ (1m)

2. Diagram 1 shows an investigation to study the relationship between the source of food and the number of consumers. The investigation was conducted for four days

Diagram 1 Table 1 shows the observation that was recorded.

a. What is the aim of the experiment? ______________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________ (1m) b) What is the trend of number of grasshopper ? ________________________________________________________________________ (1M)

c) State the variables

i)Manipulative variable / change: _____________________________ ii)Responding variable/ measure: _____________________________ (2m)

d) State the relationship between number of grasshopper and number of chicken? ______________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ (1m)

3. Hasif conducted an investigation to study the effect of yeast on dough mixture. Different quantity of yeast was added to four dough mixtures, J, K, L and M. Diagram 2 shows the height of the dough after one hour.

Diagram 2
a) What is the aim of the experiment? ______________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ (1m)

b) What is the trend of height of the dough (mm)? ________________________________________________________________________ (1M)

c) State the variables I)Responding variable/ measure : _____________________________ ii)Manipulative variable / change : _____________________________ (2m) d) State the relationship between manipulative variables and responding variables ? ______________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ (1m)

4. Table 2 shows the result of an investigation is done by Hassim to find out the effect of salt solution on the boiling point of water.

a) What is the aim of the experiment? ______________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________

(1m)

b) What is the trend of point of boiling ? ________________________________________________________________________ (1M)

c) State the variables I)Responding variable/ measure : _____________________________ ii)Manipulative variable / change : _____________________________ (2m) b) Write a conclusion on the investigation. ______________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ (1m)

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