SMK TAMAN EHSAN 52100 KEPONG, SELANGOR TEST 2 2010 Name: ______________________________ Form: __________ Date: _____________ SCIENCE


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1. This question paper consists of 20 questions. Choose the best answer and mark your answer in spaces provided on page 4. 2. Part B consists of 5 structure questions. Write your answer in the spaces provided. 3. Do not separate this paper. Section A [20 marks] 1 Sound travels the fastest through A liquids B C D solids gases vacuum 4 Which of the following disease is caused by a shortage of protein in the diet over a long period of time? A Anaemia B Infertility C Kwashiorkor D Rickets Which of the following processes involve faeces being expelled through the anus? A Defecation B Peristalsis C Excretion D Digestion Which of the following class of food is required the least in a healthy balanced diet? A Protein B Fat C Fibre D Carbohydrate 1 C D Hearing Smell

2 The following diagram shows a fish.

5 Which of the following is the advantage of the vision of the fish? A It can see threedimensional objects B It can estimate distance and position accurately C It can see the colours of objects D It scope of vision is wide 3 Which of the following senses work together with the sense of taste? A Touch B Sight


9 A place where plants or animals live is called a A house B habitat C community D space 7 The following diagram shows a food pyramid. 10 What are vertebrates? A Animals which are warmblooded B Animals which are coldblooded C Animals with backbones D Animals without backbones Which of the following food is not found in level X? A Rice B C D 8 Cereals Meat Potatoes 11 The following diagram shows three types of animals.

The following diagram shows the human digestive system.

The animals shown above are classified into A mammal B fish C bird D reptile 12 Different populations of animals and plants living in the same habitat is called A habitat B population C community D ecosystem The following diagram shows the leaf of a type of plant.

Which organs do the digestion of proteins take place? A P and S only B Q and R only C P, Q and R only D P, Q, R and S



C D anemone

An owl and a mouse A hermit crab and a sea

Which of the following is the characteristic of the plant? A Each of its seeds consists of endosperm B Each of its seeds consists of two cotyledons C The plant has a fibrous root system D Its vascular bundles are scattered 14 Which gas is necessary for photosynthesis? A Nitrogen B Oxygen C Carbon dioxide D Carbon monoxide 15 The energy from the sun is changed to chemical energy by A mushroom B paddy plant C yeast D mould 16 The following diagram shows an interaction. A B C D

17 The following diagram shows a plant which is placed under the sun.

Suspension murky can be filtered non-homogenous does not form sediment after a while

Solution clear cannot be filtered homogenous forms sediment after a while

What are represented by gas P and gas Q?

Which of the following pairs of animals has this type of interaction? A A dog and a flea B A buffalo and a mynah

18 The following are differences between a suspension and a solution except



Which of the following factors does not influence the rate of evaporation of water? A The humidity of air B The movement of air C The impurities in the air D The temperature of the surroundings 20 The following diagram shows a wet T-shirt hanging on a clothes line.

Which of the following are the best conditions for drying the wet T-shirt? A Hot, dry and moving air B Hot, dry and still air C Cold, humid and moving air D Cold, humid and still air



Section B [30 marks] Answer all questions. 1. Diagram below shows the cross-section of human ear.

a) In diagram above, label part X and Y using the following words.
Semicircular canals Ossicles

(2 marks) b) i. State the function of part Z. ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark) ii. State the function of part X

(1 mark)

a) i. What is an echo? ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark) ii. Suggest one way to reduce the effect of echo in a hall. ____________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark)

1. Diagram below shows the carbon cycle. 6

a) Complete the carbon cycle in diagram above by using the words given.
Respiration Nutrition Photosynthesis

(4 marks) b) What are the roles of plants in the carbon cycle? i. _______________________________________________________________________________ ___ ii. ______________________________________________________________________________ ____ (2 marks) a) What is the effect of excessive carbon dioxide in the atmosphere? ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark) b) Name the gas produced in respiration? ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark)


1. The experiment below is carried out to test the leaf for the presence of starch. This experiment consists of a few steps. Write out the purpose of each step of the experiment.

(4 marks) 2. Diagram below shows an experiment.

a) What is the purpose of the experiment? ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 marks) b) Name the following electrodes. i. Electrod P: ______________________________________________________________________ ii. Electrod Q: _______________________________________________________________________ (2 marks) a) What is Z? ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark) b) Identify i. Gas X : ______________________________________________________________________ ii. Gas Y : ______________________________________________________________________ (2 marks) 8

1. Diagram below shows an experiment which is carried out to investigate the effect of temperature on the rate of dissolving?

a) State a suitable hypothesis of this experiment. ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 marks) b) State the variables involved in this experiment. i. Manipulated variables : __________________________________________________________ ii. Responding variables : __________________________________________________________ iii. Constant variables : __________________________________________________________ (3 marks) a) What is the observation? ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark) a) Write a suitable conclusion for the experiment. ___________________________________________________________________________________ (1 mark)


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