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LEMBAGA PEPERIKSAAN MALAYSIA KEMENTERIAN PELAJARAN MALAYSIA

UJIAN PENCAPAIAN SEKOLAH RENDAH 2008
SCIENCE mJun
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Section A [30 marks] Answer all questions. 1 Why plants need sunlight? A To make their own food B To stay alive C To absorb water D To increase their population 2 A slice of bread was left in a drawer in a kitchen. After a week, the bread was found to be mouldy. Bread mould grows best in an environment that is A warm and dry B warm and moist C cold and dry D cold and moist 3 Why does frogs lay large number of slimy eggs in water? A The tadpoles will swim in it B To protect the tadpoles C Will be eaten by the tadpoles D Help the tadpoles to hatch

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Diagram 1 shows the breathing organs of humans.

Diagram 1 What is the correct passage of air movement during breathing? A Nose → Lungs → Windpipe B Lungs → Windpipe → Nose C Nose → Windpipe → Lungs D Lungs → Windpipe → Nose 5 Diagram 2 shows food web in a field. S V

P

R U Diagram 2

W

How many food chains are there in the food web in Diagram 2 A 3 B 4 C 5 D 6

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Diagram 3 shows the characteristics of animals X. Curls up Into a ball Hard Scales

X

Diagram 3 What is animal X? A Snake B Chameleon C Scorpion D Pangolin 7 Diagram 4 shows a cuboid with the following length, width and height. 3 cm 4 cm 6 cm Diagram 4 What is the volume of the cuboid? A 72 cm3 B 72 cm3 C 27 cm3 D 27 cm3 8 What energy transformation takes place when Emmanual lits a candle? A Chemical energy → light energy B Chemical energy → light energy + heat energy C Potential energy → light energy + heat energy D Potential energy → kinetic energy + sound energy

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Diagram 5 shows when the lead rods are immersed into a beaker of acid, the bulb will light up.

Acid

Which source of electricity is based on the same principle as the one shown in the Diagram 5? A A dynamo B A dry cell C An accumulator D A solar cell 10 Piryadarshinee can see herself when she looks in a basin of water. What does this show? A Light can be reflected B Light can change directions C Light travels very fast D Light travels in a straight line 11 The following information shows the principle of expansion and contraction. Gaps are left between X to prevent from buckling when they expand during hot weather. What is X? A Electricity cable B Railway track C Steam pipe D Steel bridge [Lihat sebelah

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12 Diagram 6 shows a young plants growing at the edge of a leaf.

Diagram 6 Which plants reproduce in a similar way as the plant shown in the diagram? P Q R S A P and Q only B Q and R only C R and S only D P and S only 13 Diagram 6 shows a circuit with three identical bulbs. – Pineapple – Aloe vera – Begonia – Bougainvillae

Diagram 6 Which statement about the circuit is correct. A Bulbs R, S and T are equally bright B Bulb T is the brightest C Bulb S is the brightest D Bulb r is the brightest

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14 Which of the following is a renewable energy source? A Biomass B Coal C Petroleum D Natural gas 15 The following is a food chain in a paddy field. Paddy → Rat → Snake → Eagle What will happen if more snakes enters the paddy field? A Rat decreases B Paddy decreases C Eagle decreases D Snake decreases 16 Sally’s eyes are red and swollen. She feels the urge to scratch her eyes all the time. What is she suffering from? A Scabies B Mumps C Conjunctivitis D Chickenpox 17 A piece of chocolate cake was left on a table. Why is the chocolate cake spoilt after a few days? A It was not covered B Presence of warm and moist C It was spoilt by bacteria and fungi D It was kept for too long 18 Which of the following animals are under great threat of extinction? A Milipede B Scorpions C Wolves D Rhinoceros

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19 Diagram 7 shows four beaker and their contents. R

S

Nails T Boiled water Nail Diagram 7 Which iron nail will rust after one week? A R and T only B S, T and U only C R, S and U only D R, S, T and U 20 Diagram 8 shows planets in the solar system. U

Water

Venus Mercury Earth Mars X Jupiter Diagram 8 What is X? A Meteor B Asteroids C Meteorite D Comet Saturn Uranus

Neptune Pluto

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21 Diagram 9 shows the development of technology in water transport.

Sampan

Sailing ship

Raft

Diagram 9

Canoe

Which are the correct stages of development technology in water transport? A Canoe → Raft → Sampan → Sailing ship B Canoe → Sampan → Raft → Sailing ship C Sampan → Canoe → Raft → Sailing ship D Raft → Canoe → Sailing Ship → Sampan 22 What will happen if planet Earth is farthest from sun? A The temperature in eastern part of the world will freeze B Animals will adapt to the new environment C Water would freeze D The North and South Pole will receive more snow 23 The following information shows the difficulty of surviving for certain animals. • • • P only eats bamboo shoots Q only eats the eucalyptus tree R only eats ants

Identify animals P, Q and R. P A Pangolin B Panda C Koala D Panda Q Koala Koala Panda Pangolin R Panda Pangolin Pangolin Koala [Lihat sebelah

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24 Diagram 10 shows a coconut drifting away from its tree.

Diagram 10 Why is this happening? A For competition B For excretion C For the survival of species D For growth 25 What is energy? A Ability to do work B Main source of ultimate energy C Transformation of energy D Energy to get from food 26 Which statement best describes excretion? A Discharging faeces from the body B Discharging waste products from the body C Discharging carbon dioxide and water vapour from the body D Discharging sweat from the body 27 The following information shows the source of electricity. • • Converts energy from the sun Used in calculators, watches and satellites

Which of the following best fits the description above? A A dynamo B A solar cell C A dry cell D An accumulator

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28 An cube as length, width and height of the same size which is 7 cm respectively. Calculate the volume of the cube? A 49 cm2 B 49 cm3 C 343 cm2 D 343 cm3 29 Diagram 11 shows an observation made in a investigation. Balloon

Boiling water Diagram 11 What is the conclusion in this investigation? A Air expands when heated B Water expands when heated C The balloon inflates when heated D The balloon inflates when there is a change in temperature 30 What is a shadow cast? A When light bends round an object B When light passes through a translucent object C When light passes through an opaque object D When light is blocked by an opaque object

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NOMBOR SURAT BERANAK

Every question is followed by four alternative answers A, B, C and D. For each question, choose one answer only. Blacken your answer on the objective answer sheet provided.
1 2 A 3 A 4 A 5 A
A B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D

16 17 A 18 A 19 A 20 A
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B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B B

C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C

D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D D

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6 7 A 8 A 9 A 10 A 11 12 A 13 A 14 A 15 A
A A A A A A A

21 22 A 23 A 24 A 25 A 26 27 A 28 A 29 A 30 A
A A

46 47 A 48 A 49 A 50 A 51 52 A 53 A 54 A 55 A 56 57 A 58 A 59 A 60 A
A A A

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Section B [20 marks] Answer all questions. 1 Diagram 1 shows a plant seedling growing in a petri dish which placed in a vertical position. Seedling

Cotton Plasticine

After 1 week

Diagram 1 (a) What is the aim of this experiment? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (b) In this experiment, state the (i) …. (ii) responding variable. …………………………………………………………………………… … .[2 marks] (c) What conclusion can be made from this investigation? ………………………………………………………………………………… … .[1 mark] manipulated variable, ……………………………………………………………………………

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In an investigation, four pendulums of different length were used. The number of swings made by each pendulum in 60 s were determined and recorded in table below. Length of pendulum (cm) Number of swings in 60 s (a) 10 80 15 72 20 64 25 56

What is the aim of this investigation? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark]

(b) What is the trend of change in the number of swings made by the pendulums in 60 s during the investigation?

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…………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (c) Predict the number of swings made in 60 s when the length of pendulum is 40 cm. …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (d) What conclusion can be made from this investigation? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark]

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A plate of fried rice was covered with a piece of cling film and left on a table for two weeks. Diagram 3 shows the results of this investigation. Day 1 Cling film Fried rice Day 7 Day 14

Plate Diagram 2 (a) What can be observed on the fried rice on Day 9? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (b) State one inference to explain the observation in (a). …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (c) State what will happen if a pupil consumes the fried rice on day 8. …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (d) What can be concluded from this investigation? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark]

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The information below shows the food relationship among some organism in a habitat. An eagle eats a sparrow An eagle eats a chicken A chicken eats a grasshopper A sparrow eats a grasshopper A grasshopper eats the paddy plant  A sparrow eats paddy plant  A chicken eats the paddy plant      (a) Construct a food web based on the information above.

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[3 marks] (b) How many food chains are there in the food web? …………………………………. ………………………………………………… .[1 mark]

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Jacob carried out one activity as shown in Diagram 3. Marble

Inclined plane

Diagram 3 (a) What is the aim of this investigation? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (b) What is the energy transformation that took place in the diagram above? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (c) If Jacob wound-up the spring of a toy car and released it, what energy transformation will take place? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark] (d) What conclusion can you draw from this activity? …………………………………………………………………………………… . .[1 mark]

END OF SECTION B

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Your answers for Section A and Section B should be written on this answer sheet provided. The declaration below should be signed when you have completed the examination.
I do hereby affirm, at the close of this examination, that I had no unlawful knowledge of the questions or answers prior to the examination and that I have neither given nor received assistance in answering any of the questions during the examination.

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