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NTSE KERELA-2007 (STAGE-I)

CLASS-VIII [SAT]

HINTS & SOLUTIONS


ANSWER KEY
Ques. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Ans. C C B B D C D B C B B C D B B
Ques. 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Ans. D B B C D B C D D B A D B C C
Ques. 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45
Ans. C B D A B D C A D B A B D A D
Ques. 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60
Ans. C D B A C D A D A A B B C A A
Ques. 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75
Ans. C C A B D B A C D A D A A D C
Ques. 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90
Ans. C C C D B D A A B D C B A C B

40. Distance = 1 velocity × Time (2D = vt) 56. NaHSO4 has a replacable hydrogen, so it is an
2 acidic salt.
1
= × 3× 108 × 2.57 = 3.86 × 108
2 57. 13
Al = 2, 8, 3

41. As Q = msT, so QC = QL 58. As has a property of both metal and non-


m3sLT = 10sLT m = 10/3 kg metal.
100 100 59. Diamond (C) is the hardest element.
42. P=  = –2D
f  50
71. The sum of first even natural number = n(n + 1)
48. CO2 & SO2 both turn lime water [Ca(OH)2]
= 100(100 + 1)
milky but CO2 is odourless and SO2 has = 10100
pungent smell.
72. There is only two prime factors of 10000.
SO2 + Ca(OH)2  CaSO3 + H2O i.e. (2 and 5)
White.
73. Req. number = 14 × q + 8
51. Protons = 8 (oxygen) Re q.No 14  q  8
= , given remainder 1,
neutrons = 9 7 7
 atomic mass = 17 because 14 × q is divisible by 7 but when 8 is
divided by 7 it given 1 as remainder
17
so correct representation is 8 O
74. Let the capacity of the tank is x liters.
53. Temporary hardness of water is due to x x
A.T.Q. = + 100
presence of bicarbonates of Ca and Mg. 2 3
x x
54. CO2 solidifies at –78º C which has property of – = 100
2 3
sublimation, so it has cooling effect without
x
weting and called dry ice. = 100
6
x = 600

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82. p = x + y and q = x – y
 1  3  5  97 
75.  2 –   2 –   2 –  ......  2 –  xyxy xyxy
 3   5   7   99 
xyxy – xyxy
5 7 9 99 101
= × × × ....... × 2x
3 5 7 97 99 2y
= 2y –
2x
101
=
3 x y
= y –
x
1 1 1
76. + +
2 4 8 x2  y2
= 0.5 + 0.25 + 0.125 xy
= 0.875
77. Let the each side of square is reduced by x% 1 
p
1
q

a    a –  x
x2  b  b a
– 36 = – x – x + 83. p q =  
100  1  1 b
2 b    b – 
x – 200x + 3600 = 0  a   a 
x2 – 180x – 20x + 3600 = 0
(x – 180) (x – 20) p q
x = 180, 20  1  1
a  a  x
180 is not possible, so answer is 20%  b   b  a
 1  1 = b
 
78. In 60 of mixture b  b   
 a  a
2
milk = 60 × = 40 p q
3  ab  1   ab  1 
   
1  b   b 
water = 60 × = 20 =  ab  1   ab  1 
3    
 a   a 
Let x liter water is added to make ratio 1 : 2
 milk = 40 pq x
water = (20 + x) a a
  =  
b b
40 1
= p+q=x
20  x 2
80 = 20 + x 84. Let us take we are x.
x = 60 x x
ATQ x+x+ + + 1 = 100
9 2 4
79. 99 is largest among the given numbers
8 x  2x  x
80. 1 + 6 + 62 + ......+ 6100 = 99
4
As we know cyclicity of 6 is 1
 the unit digit of 1 + 6 + 62 + .....+ 6100 11x
is the unit digit of [(1 + (6 + 6 + ........ + (upto = 99
4
100 times)] x = 36
= [1 + 6 × 100]
= [601] P Q
=1
85. x
A B
C
x 3
81. =
y 2
By campodendo & dividendo 1
PQ = AB = r
2
xy 32 5
PQ = QC = PC = r
xy = 32 = 1 = 5

 PQC is equiliteral triangle
QPC = 60º
x = OPC = 60º (PQ || AB)

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86.
B G
C D C

A
O 3cm 2cm H F
90.

OABC is rectangle, all angles we 90º and length A B


E
of diagonal are equal 2cm
In OAB
OB = AC 22  1
AC = 5 =2×1– × (1)2  
7 2

D C 11 3
87. =2– =
7 7

22  1 11
 = (1)2 ×   =
7 2 7
3 11
A E B Shaded area  +  = + =2
x/2 7 7
x

1
arECB = × EB × h
2
1 x
8= × ×h
2 2
xh = 32
area of rectangle = 32

D
5m

E C
12
10m

10m

88.

A 12m B
ED2 = DC2 + EC2
= 52 + 122
= 169
ED = 13 cm

89. 7
8
1
1
7
Perimeter 8 + 8 + 7 + 1 + 1 + 7
= 32 cm

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