Kamaraajar Matriculation School, Bommaikuttaimedu
Std : VIII II Term Exam 2017 Marks: 100
Date: Maths Time: 2:30 hrs
PART – A
I. Choose the correct answer: (15 X 1 = 15)
4
1. lies between ______ and _______.
7
3 5 11 12 3 5
(a) , (b) , (c) ,
2 3 8 8 7 7
2. The point of intersection of xaxis and yaxis called _______
(a) Origin (b) Straight line (c) Circle
3. A point that lies on the xaxis
(a) (2, 2) (b) (0, 2) (c) (2, 0)
4. If both values of x and y are negative, the point lies in the ___________.
(a) I Quadrant (b) III Quadrant (c) IV Quadrant
5. The statement a x (b + c) = (a x b) + (a x c) implies ________.
(a) Associative Property (b) Distributive Property (c) Closure Property
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3 3
6. The value of [( ) ] is __________
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3 9 3 6
(a) ( ) (b) 39 (c) ( )
5 5
3 27
7. √ is equal to ___________.
1000
3 3
(a) (b) (c) 1.3
10 100
−1
8. 6 is equal to ____________.
1
(a) 6 (b) 1 (c)
6
9. There are three methods for finding out the _______ root of a number.
(a) Square (b) Cube (c) Square and Cube
10. The Symbol of square root is
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(a) √ (b) √ (c) π
11. The sum of first ‘n’ consecutive odd number is ________.
(a) n (b) n2 (c) n3
12. The value of (10 + 20 ) = ________
(a) 1 (b) 0 (c) 2
13. The square root of x is denoted by _______.
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(a) √𝑥 (b) √𝑥 (c) 𝑥
14. 1 Feet = _________ inches.
(a) 12 (b) 15 (c) 10
15. In rhombus all sides are _______.
(a) equal (b) parallel (c) not equal.
II. Fill in the blanks: (10 x 1 = 10)
1. ________ and ________ are their own reciprocals.
2. The value of (𝑥 0 )3 is _________.
3. The smallest perfect square number is __________.
225
4. The value of √ is __________.
100
5. The numbers 1, 8, 27, 64, 125… are called _________.
6. am % an = __________.
𝑛2 − 1
7. If n is odd then 𝑛2 = + _________.
2
8. 𝑎2 + 𝑏2 = 𝑐 2 then a, b, c are called _________.
9. In parallelogram diagonals __________ each other.
10. The square of 14 is __________.
III. (A) Match the following: (5 x 1 = 5)
1. (−9)3  Pm x Pn
2. Pm+n  80
3. √6400  (729)
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4. √1331 2
0 0
5. (𝑥 + 𝑦 )  11
(B) Match the following: (5 x 1 = 5)
1. 9𝑥 2 𝑦 2 𝑧 2  21𝑥 2 𝑦 2
2. x + y+ z  𝑎2  𝑏2
3. 𝑥 2 + 𝑦 2 +𝑧 2 + 2xy + yz  Trinomial
4. (a+b) (ab)  Monomial
5. 7xy X 3xy  Polynomial
IV. Write True or False (5 x 1 = 5)
1. Origin is a point on the yaxis.
2. All Natural numbers are Natural Numbers.
−3 3 27
3. The value of ( ) is
4 64
4. The smallest perfect cube is 8.
5. A perfect cube does not end with two zeros.
PART – B
I. Choose the correct answer. (5 x 1 = 5)
1. The cube of a number is the number raised to the power _______.
(a) 2 (b) 3 (c) 4
2. A 2 digit number xy can be written as _________.
(a) 10x+y (b) x + y (c) xy
3. A trinomial has _______ terms.
(a) 2 (b) 3 (c) 4
4. The exponential form of 7 x 7 x 7 x 7 x 7 is __________.
(a) 57 (b) 75 (c) 71
5. (a + b) (a – b) = ________.
(a) a2 + b2 (b) (a + b)2 (c) a2  b2
II. Match the following. (5 x 1 = 5)
6. A four sided closed figure  a2 2ab+b2
7. The cube root of 343  12𝑥 2 + 15x
2
8. 7𝑥 + 8xy  Quadrilateral
9. 3x(4x+5)  7
10. (a − b)2  56𝑥 3 𝑦
III. Answer the following (any 10) (10 x 2 = 20)
11. Find the cube root of 512.
12. Find the product 6𝑥 3 , 2𝑥 5 , 3x
13. Simplify (2a + b) 3ab
14. Multiply (5𝑥 2 3x) by 2x
15. Evaluate using identity (a+b)2
16. Using identity evaluate the following 922 – 82
1 1
17. If x + = 16 find 𝑥 2 +
𝑥 𝑥2
18. Factorise by takingout the common factor 5x2 + 15y2
19. Divide (16x2 + 13x + 6) by (3x – 2)
20. Divide 8x4 12x3 + 4x2 by 4x
21. Complete the following (x2 + 4x + 3) = ( ______ ) (x + 1)
22. Factorise
9𝑥 2 16𝑦 2
2

4𝑦 25𝑥 2
23. Factorise 36x2 + 84x + 49
IV. Do the sums (any 5) (5 x 4 = 20)
24. Divide the following (x + 2x + 3x – 6) by (x – 1)
3 2
25. Factorise x2 + 21x + 108
26. Factorise by suitable grouping
a) xyz – xy – z + 1
b) a2b – ac2 – ab + c2
27. Factorise a2 – 8ab + 16b2 – 25c2
28. Find 25x2 +16y2, if 5x+4y = 8 and xy = 1
29. Find the product
a) (3x+5) (x4)
b) (5x2 – 6x + 9) (3x – 2)
30. Simplify (2a+3b)(6a2b) – (ab)(a+b)
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31. Find the product of (4a + a2) and (7a – a2) and verify the result for a = 2.
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V. Practical Geometry (1 x 5 = 5)
32. Construct a quadrilateral PQRS given PQ = 4.3cm, QR = 5cm ∠𝑄 = 1000, ∠𝑅=1200,
∠𝑃 = 600
(or)
Construct a quadrilateral ABCD given AB = 4.5cm, BC = 3cm, CD = 5.5cm, ∠𝐵 = 300
and ∠𝐶 = 1500
V. Graph (1 x 5 = 5)
33. Plot the following points on the graph sheet
1. A(7, 1) 2. B(0, 4)
3. C(8, 0) 4. D(1, 1)
5. E(6, 4)
(or)
Plot the following points
1. A(3,4) 2. B(3,4)
3. C(4, 3) 4. D(4,3)
5. E(0,0)