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SOALAN PEPERIKSAAN PERCUBAAN UPSR PORTAL PENDIDIKAN UTUSAN SCIENCE (SET 2) TIME : 1 HOUR 15 MINUTES SECTION A (30 marks) ANSWER

ALL QUESTIONS. 1. The diagram shows 3 animals.

Which of the following are the characteristics of the animals? I Possess shells II Reproduce by laying eggs III Breathe through lungs A B C D I only I and II only II and III only I, II and III • • • 2. Rubber bands Springs Erasers

What common characteristics do all of the materials listed above have? A B C D Ability to conduct electricity Ability to conduct heat Ability to be stretched Ability to absorb water

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Which of the following sources of electricity can convert kinetic energy to electrical energy? A B C D Dynamos Solar cells Dry cells Accumulators

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I and II only I and III only II and II only I. The table above shows 4 types of food. IV The ice has reached melting point. Both rotate on their axis while revolving around the Sun. What are the similarities between the Earth and the Moon? I II III A B C D Both can support life. II. Kuala Lumpur 2 . Ice Water What causes this change? I The ice absorbs heat from the surrounding II The water loses heat to the surrounding. O 7.III and IV only I. The diagram shows the change in the state of matter. M M. Both possess gravitational pull. III and IV L M N O Cuttle fish Sardines Rambutans Tapioca 6. III The water has reached boiling point. O L. Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. Which of the foods listed can be preserved in the same manner? A B C D L. M. Which of the following instruments functions based on the principle of light reflection? I II III IV A B C D Binoculars Periscope Kaleidescope Spectacles I and II only II and III only II.4. N. N L. N. II and III 5. M.

P Q R S Which of the animals shown reproduce in the same manner? A B C D P and Q Q and R P and S P. III and IV P Scissors Hammer Pliers 8. Q and S Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. Q Axe Saw Ice pick The table above shows 2 groups of objects. The diagram shows 4 animals.A B C D I and II only II and III only I and IV only II.What do P and Q represent? P Gear Lever Inclined plane Wedge Q Lever Wedge Lever Pulley A B C D 9. Kuala Lumpur 3 .

U and V can be represented by T Dandelion Meranti Lallang Cotton U Love grass Balsam Mimosa Rambutan V Meranti Angsana Lotus Meranti A B C D Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. Which organism will increase in population if the population of S decreases drastically? A B C D U and T P and Q Q and R Q. The diagram shows a food web. S and T PLANT SEEDS Small and light T With hooks U Wing-like structures V 11. T. Kuala Lumpur 4 .10.

I II III IV Which of the devices shown are used in communication? A B C D 13.12. II. The diagram shows 3 modern devices. II and III only I. III and IV only II. III and IV Which of the following substances will not change the colour of red litmus paper? I Vinegar II Soap solution III Salt solution IV Toothpaste A B C D I and II only I and III only II ad III only II and IV only 14. I. Which of the following tools can replace the hammer? A B C D Axe Pliers Hand drill Ice pick 5 Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. Kuala Lumpur . A man wants to pull a nail from a plank of wood but does not have a hammer. III and IV only I.

Kuala Lumpur 6 . R and S Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. before and after a piece of stone is put into the containers. The table shows the volume of water in two containers. A revolving ceiling fan A rolling ball A boy sitting on a chair A car parked on a street Which of the activities above possesses speed? A B C D R and S only P and Q only P. Container P Q Initial Volume of water 250 ml 250 ml Volume of water after stone is added 300 ml 325 ml What will be the volume of water in Container Q if the stone that is put into Container P is then put into Container Q? A B C D 350 ml 375 ml 385 ml 395 ml W X Y 16.15. X and Y P Q R S 17. Replanting Selective logging Setting up rehabilitation centres Which of the information above is related to conservation measures? A B C D X and Y only W and X only W and Y only W. Q and R only P. Q. P and Q.

Kuala Lumpur 7 . II and III 19. This device is most widely used in A B C D business communication industry transporation Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad.18. The table shows the number of surviving youngs hatched from eggs in 3 different types of animals. The diagram shows a product of advanced technology. are made from iron. Animal X Y Z No of eggs hatched 200 6 25 No of surviving youngs 20 6 25 What conclusion can you make from the information given in the table? I Animal X does not take care of its youngs. III The majority of the youngs of Animal X have been eaten by predators. can be pulled by magnets. Magnetic objects A B C D have two poles. II Animal Y and Z take care of their youngs. 20. have magnetic forces. A B C D I and II only I and III only II and III only I.

I and II only II and IV only I. Kuala Lumpur 8 . One of the tyres of Ahmad’s car was damaged in an accident. III and IV 22. The water in beaker S is changing into steam. II and III only I. which of the following inferences can be made? I II III IV A B C D 23. Which of the following simple machines are needed in order to replace the tyre with a new one? I II III IV A B C D Lever Gear Inclined plane Wheel and axle IV only I and IV only II. III and IV The diagram shows two plants of the same species in two different pots of the same size. R and S.21. II. III and IV only I. II. Container Temperature (oC) P 10 Q 70 R 0 S 100 Based on the information given in the table.Q. The water in Beaker P feels cold when touched. Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. A and B. The table shows the temperatures of water in 4 beakers. A change in the state of matter has taken place in Beaker R. P. The water in Beaker S is being heated.

Kuala Lumpur 9 . X Condensation Y Evaporation Z River Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. A boy tried unsuccesfully to push a heavy box that was placed on the floor. Pot B is placed in an open space. The diagram shows a flow chart of the water cycle.R and S are natural phenomena in nature.Movement of the Moon around the Earth S .Rotation of the Earth on its axis R . Q.Rotation of the Moon on its axis 25. Pot B receives less water and minerals. what happened to the plant in Pot B? A B C D Competition has taken place in Pot B. There is limited space in Pot B. 24. R and S only 26.If both plants are planted at the same time a few weeks ago. Which of the phenomena cause the eclipse of the moon? A B C D Q only R only R and S only Q. Which of the following forces is responsible for his unsuccesful attempt? A B C D Gravitational force Frictional force Pulling force Pushing force Q .

X Water vapour Water droplets Rain Water droplets Y Water droplets Water vapour Water vapour Rain Z Rain Rain Water droplets Water droplets A B C D 27. III and IV 28. Kuala Lumpur 10 . Which of the following units is used to measure length? I II III IV A B C D Milimetre Kilometre Millilitre Kilogram I and II only I and III only III and IV only I. Mary Aminah Devi Suraya The diagram shows a cube and an open cuboid with dimensions as shown.Y and Z. Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad.State the state of matter in X. II. Pupils Mary Aminah Devi Suraya Distance (m) 200 200 200 200 Time (second) 30 22 28 26 Which of the four students is the fastest? A B C D 29. The table shows the time set by 4 pupils in a 200 m race.

11 45 54 55 The bar chart shows the time taken for 4 planets to move around the Sun in terms of years. R and T Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. The orbit of planet U is smaller than planet S.How many of cubes M can completely filled cuboid N? A B C D 30. The size of planet S is bigger than the orbits of planet P. Kuala Lumpur 11 . which of the following statements is true? A B C D The orbit of planet R is bigger than T. Based on the bar chart. The size of planet R is smaller than the size of planet T.

………………………………………………………………… 2. ………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) Based on your answer in (a). Two bar magnets of the same size were heated by an equally hot flame. After cooling down the magnets.Table 1 shows the results of the experiment. Predict the number of paper clips that can be attracted by Magnet P. 1. ……………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) (b) (d) (i) If the experiment is continued by heating Magnet P further for 8 minutes. both magnets were brought closer to a heap of paper clips. Magnet P Q No of paper clips attracted 7 4 Table 1 (a) State 2 variables that must be determined in this experiment.Magnet P was heated for 5 minutes whereas Magnet Q was heated for 8 minutes. 1. ……………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad.state a hypothesis that can be made from this experiment. Kuala Lumpur 12 .SECTION B Answer all questions. The diagram above shows an investigation carried out by a group of Year 6 pupils.

the attraction force of Magnet Q is weaker than in Magnet P. ……………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) (b) Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad.(ii) What information did you use when making the prediction in (d) (i)? ………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) (e) In the experiment above. 1. (a) Suggest two information that needs to be acquired if you wish to carry out another experiment using the same apparatus. ……………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) (c) Build a hypothesis based on the experiment that you have carried out. Based on this statement. state another hypothesis. ……………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) 2. ……………………………………………………………………… 2. Kuala Lumpur 13 . ……………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) Write the purpose of carrying out this experiment. A group of students carried out an experiment using the apparatus shown in the diagram above.

……………………………………………………………………… 2. Both containers were filled with 500 cm³ of water and a hole was bored at the bottom of each container. ……………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) 3. Volume of water collected (cm3) 1 min X Y (a) 25 50 2 mins 50 100 3 mins 75 150 4 mins 100 200 5mins 125 250 6 mins 150 300 7 mins 175 350 Basin What can be said about the increase in the volume of water collected in Basin Y compared to Basin X? ……………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. 1. Kuala Lumpur 14 .(d) State two variables that have to be kept the same in this experiment. The volume of water collected in Basin X and Basin Y is shown in the table below. The diagram above shows an investigation that was carried out on two containers. P and Q.

Kuala Lumpur . The table above shows the amount of rubbish collected in a housing estate for a period of 4 weeks.. state (i) what is changed ……………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) (ii) Day Sun 1 2 3 4 200 185 170 190 Mon 250 195 180 200 Tues 180 170 170 195 Wed 170 165 160 160 Thurs 210 205 210 205 Fri 190 185 180 185 Sat 195 180 170 180 * mass of rubbish in kg 4.(b) In the investigation above. (2 marks) (c) What is the change in pattern of the volume of water collected in both containers? …………………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) (d) (i) Predict the volume of water collected in Basin X after the 10th minute. (ii) what is measured ……………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………… (1 mark) Give a reason for the prediction you made in d(i). 15 Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad.

_______________________________________________________ (1 mark) d) Suggest a way to reduce the amount of rubbish disposed by the residents.a) What inference can be made based on the amount of rubbish collected every Thursday? ____________________________________________________ (1 mark) b) What conclusion can be made based on the amount of rubbish collected every Tuesday? ______________________________________________________ (2 marks) c) Write a summary based on the data given in the table above. Kuala Lumpur 16 . _________________________________________________________ (1 mark) Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad.

B 16. B 2. B Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. D 17. C 8. B 25.Answers 1. Kuala Lumpur 17 . B 22. B 9. B 26. B 30. B 21. B 11. A 4. D 13. A 28. D 24. D 29. D 5. D 23. C 20. D 10. B 14. A 27. B 15. C 7. B 19. A 12. B 6. C 3. B 18.

the increase in the volume of water collected is the same(constant). Length of time used for heating . i. Week 1 to 2. b. week 2 to 3 remains the same (constant). b. d. decreasing. number of coils of the nichrome wire. Length of time used for heating . 250 cm3 ii. increasing c. Kuala Lumpur 18 . size of the nichrome wire 3. increasing d. the size of the hole made at the bottom of the container. a. 2.3/2/1/0 ( any number less than 4) ii. 4. Carrying out recycling campaigns Portal Pendidikan Utusan 2008 © Hak Cipta Terpelihara Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad. number of paper clips that is attracted by the magnet The longer the time used for heating. d. the lesser the number of paper clips that is attracted by the magnet i.SECTION B 1 a. volume of water collected c. a. The amount of rubbish collected every Thursday is high because of night markets/social activities/shows b. b. the pulling force of the magnet decreases e. a. c. The highest amount of rubbish collected is on Thursdays. The increase in the volume of water collected from Container Y is faster than in Container X. week 3 to 4. temperature of water To investigate the relationship between the number of coils of the nichrome wire and the water temperature volume of water . number of paper clips that is attracted by the magnet As the length of time used to heat the magnet increases.