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Paper: Science X Summative Assessment Term I Sample Paper - 2

Total marks of the paper: 90


Total time of the paper: 3.5 hrs
General Instructions:
1. The question paper comprises of two sections, A and B you are to attempt both the sections.
2. A questions are compusory.
3. There is no o!era choice. "owe!er, interna choice has been pro!ided in a the three questions of fi!e mar#s cate$ory. %ny one option in
such question is to be attempted.
&. A questions to section A and a questions of section B are to be attempted separatey.
5. 'uestion numbers 1 to 3 in section A are mar# questions. These are to be answered in one word or one sentence.
(. 'uestion numbers & to ) are two mar#s questions, to be answered in about 30 words.
). 'uestion number * to 19 is three mar# questions, to be answered in about 50 words.
*. 'uestion number 20 to 2& are fi!e mar# questions, to be answered in about )0 words.
9. 'uestion numbers 25 to &2 in section B are mutipe choice questions based on practica s#is. +ach question is a one mar# question. ,ou
are choosin$ one most appropriate response out of the four pro!ided to you.
10. An addition 15 minutes time has been aotted to read this question paper ony.
Questions:
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Name one metal which has low melting point:
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Which part of brain is responsible for precision of voluntary actions?
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Why ventricles have thicker walls than auricles?
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What is commercial unit of energy?
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What is redox reaction? When magnesium ribbon burns in the air and forms a
white ash, is magnesium oxidized or reduced?
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A milkman added a small amount of baking soda to fresh milk
!a" Why does he shift the p# of fresh milk to slightly alkaline?
!b" Why does this milk take a longer time to set as a curd?
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Name the two glands associated with the digestive system in humans Name their
secretion also
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!a" What happens when $ron nails are kept into a %opper sulphate solution? Write
the balanced chemical e&uation for the reaction
!b" 'ive one example of precipitation reaction
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!a" What are ionic compounds?
!b" 'ive the formation of (g%l) from (g and %l)
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*xplain why:
!a" +espiration is an exothermic reaction?
!b" All decomposition reactions are endothermic reaction?
!c" When blue salt of copper sulphate is heated, it becomes colourless?
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,ou are provided with three test tubes A, -, % which contain distilled water, Acidic
and basic solutions $f you are given blue litmus paper only, how will you identify
the nature of the solutions in three test tubes
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A .//W electric iron used in a house for ) hours per day %alculate the cost to use
it for 0/ days at +s 1)/ per kWh
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%alculate the effective resistance between 2 and 3
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'ive reasons for the following:
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!i" 4he glottis is guarded by epiglottis
!ii" 4he lungs alveoli are covered with blood capillaries
!iii" 4he wall of the trachea is supported by cartilage rings
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Write the functions of parts of hind brain
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5raw a labeled diagram of a Neuron *xplain its 6unctions
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Name the hormone synthesized at the shoot tips #ow does it help the plant to
response to light?
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#ow will the magnetic field 2roduced in a current carrying a circular coil change if
we
!i" $ncrease the value of current
!ii" $ncrease the distance from the coil
!iii" $ncrease the no turns of the coil
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Write three limitations of harnessing three types of energy from 7ceans
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5raw a labelled diagram of #uman #eart 5raw a table to show the functions of
any two chambers of #uman #eart
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!a" 5raw a labelled diagram of 8tomata
Write two 6unctions of 8tomata
!b" What are the raw materials used during photosynthesis Write chemical
e&uation for photosynthesis
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!a" Write the chemical name and formula of washing soda #ow is it prepared?
Write the chemical e&uation of the reaction
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!b" Why does distilled water not conduct electricity, whereas rain water does?
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!a" 6ive solutions A, -, %, 5 and * when tested with universal indicator showed p#
as
9, :,::,; and <, respectively Which solution is
!i" neutral?
!ii" strongly alkaline?
!iii" strongly acidic?
!iv" weakly acidic?
!v" weakly alkaline?
Arrange the p# in increasing order of hydrogen=ion concentration
!b" *&ual lengths of magnesium ribbons are taken in test tubes A and -
#ydrochloric acid !#%l" is added to test tube A, while acetic acid !%#1%77#" is
added to test tube - $n which test tube will the fizzing occur more vigorously and
why?
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A metal * is stored under kerosene When a small piece of it is left open in the air,
it catches fire When the product formed is dissolved in water, it turns red litmus to
blue:
!i" Name the metal *
!ii" Write the chemical e&uation for the reaction when it is exposed to air and when
the product is dissolved in water !iii" *xplain the process by which the metal is
obtained from its molten chloride
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What are alloys? #ow are they made? Name the constituents and uses of brass,
bronze and solder
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What is a solenoid? 5raw the patterns of magnetic field lines of a solenoid through
which a steady current flows? What does the pattern of field lines inside the
solenoid indicate? Write a use of it
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!a" 8tate the rule to determine the direction of a
!i" (agnetic field produced around a straight conductor carrying current
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!ii" 6orce experienced by current > carrying straight conductor placed in a
magnetic field which in perpendicular to it
!iii" %urrent induced in a coil due to its rotation in a magnetic field
!b" What is the function of an earth wire? Why is it necessary to earth metallic
appliances?
2!]
!a"A coil of insulated wire is connected to a galvanometer What would be seen if a
bar magnet with its south pole towards one 6ace of the coil is:
!a" (oved &uickly towards it?
!b" (oved &uickly away from it?
!c" 2laced near its one face?
!d" Name the phenomena involved?
!b" What are renewable sources of energy? 'ive two examples and one use of
each
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!a"Which gas is filled in the electric bulb and why?
!b"7n what factors do the resistance of a conductor depend and how? Write 8$ unit
of resistance
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4he graph between current !$" and potential difference !?" in the experimental
verification of 7hm@s Aaw drawn by four students Which one is correct?
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A.
B.
1.
2.
2#]
While performing the experiment on studying the dependence of current !$" on the
potential difference !v" across a resistor four students $, $$, $$$, and $? set up the
circuit as shown:
4he correct result will be obtained by the student:
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A.
$
B.
$$$
1.
$?
2.
$$
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6or the circuits shown in figures $ and $$, the ammeter readings would be
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A.
/A in %ircuit $ and :A in %ircuit $$
B.
/A in both %ircuits
1.
:A in both %ircuits
2.
:A in %ircuit $ and /A in %ircuit $$
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4hree resistors each having same resistance are connected in parallel 4heir
e&uivalent resistance is : $f they are connected in series, their e&uivalent
resistance will be:
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A.
1
B.
:
1.
0
2.
<
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4he resistors +: and +) are connected in
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A.
2arallel in both circuits
B.
8eries in both circuits
1.
8eries in circuit $ and in parallel in
circuit $$
2. 2arallel in circuit $ and in series in
circuit $$
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$dentify A and - in the following figure :
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A.
AB'as chamber,-B(ixture
B.
- B'as chamber, A B(ixture
1.
None of the above
2.
AB5igestor,-B'as outlet
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Which of the following stain is used to see the stomata during temporary mount of
leaf peel?
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A.
(ethylene blue
B.
%otton blue
1.
None of these
2.
8afrainin
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4o remove chlorophyll, the leaf is boiled into:
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A.
Water
B.
$odine solution
1.
None of these
2.
Alcohol
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$n an experiment to show that sun light is necessary for photosynthesis 4he leaf is
boiled in alcohol for a few minutes using a water bath $t is essential because:
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A.
Alcohol is highly volatile
B. 8team from the water bath heats
the leaf rapidly
1. 8team from the water bath dissolve
the chlorophyll
2.
Alcohol is inflammable
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4o show that %7) is released during respiration we take
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A.
5ry 8eeds
B.
-oiled seeds
1.
Wet seeds
2.
'erminating seeds
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4he function of C7# in the experimental set up to show that %7) is released during
respiration is:
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A.
4o enhance respiration
B.
4o release 7xygen for respiration
1. 4o remove water vapour from the
flask
2.
4o absorb %7) released by
germinating seeds
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$n an experiment on photosynthesis we cover a portion of leaf @A@, of a de=starched
potted plant with a red coloured strip, a portion of another leaf - with black and a
portion of leaf % with a green strip and then keep the plant in sunlight so that
photosynthesis may place
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After four hours on performing starch test the result showed no starch formation in
the
A.
%overed portion of leaf A
B.
%overed portion of leaf -
1.
%overed portion of leaf %
2.
%overed portion of any of the above
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4he p# value of a solution is in the range of 0 to D What is the colour developed
when a student adds 1 drops of universal indicator in the solution?
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A.
+ed
B.
-lue
1.
7range
2.
'reen
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4he p# values of distilled water, fruit Euice and sodium bicarbonate were measured
using p# papers What is the correct decreasing order of p# values
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A. Water F 6ruit Euice F 8odium
bicarbonate
B. 6ruit Euice F Water F 8odium
bicarbonate
1.
Water F 8odium bicarbonate F 6ruit
Euice
2. 8odium bicarbonate F Water F 6ruit
Euice
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6our students studied reactions of zinc and sodium %arbonate with dilute
hydrochloric acid and dilute sodium hydroxide solutions and presented their results
as follows 4he @G@ represents evolution of gas whereas @H@ represents absence of
any reaction,
4he right set of observations is that of student
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A.
-
B.
%
1.
5
2.
A
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$f $ron Nails are kept in %u879 solution for two hours, the colour of the solution will
change in to
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A.
2ink
B.
+ed
1.
,ellow
2.
Aight green
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When a drop of an unknown solution H is placed on a strip of p# paper, a deep blue
colour is produced 4his sample should be which one of the following?
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A.
Aemon Euice
B.
Water
1.
#%l
2.
Na7#
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Which of the statements about the reaction below are incorrect?
)2b7!s" I %!s" )2b!s" I %7) !g"
!i" Aead is getting reduced
!ii" %arbon dioxide is getting oxidised
!iii" %arbon is getting oxidised
!iv" Aead oxide is getting reduced
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A.
!i" and !iii"
B.
!i", !ii" and !iii"
1.
All
2.
!i" and !ii"
Paper: Science X Summative Assessment Term I Sample Paper - 2
Total marks of the paper: 90
Total time of the paper: 3.5 hrs
General Instructions:
1. The question paper comprises of two sections, A and B you are to attempt both the sections.
2. A questions are compusory.
3. There is no o!era choice. "owe!er, interna choice has been pro!ided in a the three questions of fi!e mar#s cate$ory. %ny one option in
such question is to be attempted.
&. A questions to section A and a questions of section B are to be attempted separatey.
5. 'uestion numbers 1 to 3 in section A are mar# questions. These are to be answered in one word or one sentence.
(. 'uestion numbers & to ) are two mar#s questions, to be answered in about 30 words.
). 'uestion number * to 19 is three mar# questions, to be answered in about 50 words.
*. 'uestion number 20 to 2& are fi!e mar# questions, to be answered in about )0 words.
9. 'uestion numbers 25 to &2 in section B are mutipe choice questions based on practica s#is. +ach question is a one mar# question. ,ou
are choosin$ one most appropriate response out of the four pro!ided to you.
10. An addition 15 minutes time has been aotted to read this question paper ony.
Solutions:
1]
'allium or %esium !any one"
2]
%erebellum
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8ince ventricles have to pump blood into various organs, therefore, they have thicker
muscular walls than the auricles
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%ommercial unit of energy is Cilowatt hour or CWh
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%hemical reaction in which one reactant gets oxidized while the other gets reduced is
called a redox reaction
(g gets oxidized on burning in air
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!i" 6resh milk is acidic and gets spoiled easily $n presence of baking soda, milk becomes
alkaline and can be stored for a longer time
!ii" When milk sets to curd, p# decreases 4he alkali does not allow it to become more
acidic easily 8o it takes more time
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Name of gland 8ecretion
8alivary gland 8aliva
'astric gland 'astric Euice
Aiver -ile
2ancreas 2ancreatic Juice
!any two"
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!a" When $ron nails are kept into a copper sulphate solution, $ron displaces copper
from %u879 solution and blue colour of %u879 solution becomes light green
!b"
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!a" $onic compounds are formed by the transfer of electrons from metal to non metal
!b"
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!a" +espiration is an exothermic process since energy is released during the
process
!b" *nergy in the form of heat, light or electricity is re&uired for decomposition +eactions
hence these are endothermic
!c"
4he solution becomes colourless because of copper sulphate formed which is colourless
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!i" 4est the three solutions with blue litmus paper, the one solution will change blue
litmus into red it is Acidic solution
!ii" 4est the remaining two solution with the red litmus !%hanged in activity !i"" one
solution will change it again to blue $t is basic solution !iii" +emaining third solutions is
distilled water
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$n series !i" +: B .I. B:/
!ii" +) B 0I9 B :/
$n pararell
!i"
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!i" 'lottis gets covered by a small cartilaginous flap of skin called epiglottis which
prevents the entry of food particles into wind pipe while swallowing
!ii" 4he lung alveoli are richly supplied with blood capillaries for the exchange of gases
6rom the thin walls of alveoli, oxygen diffuses into blood and is supplied to the tissues
while carbon dioxide is absorbed by blood from the tissues and is carried to the alveoli of
lungs for exhalation
!iii" 4he walls of trachea is supported by % > shaped cartilage rings which does allow the
trachea to collapse in the presence of less air in it
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#ind brain has three parts:
!i" %erebellum: $t is the regulating centre for swallowing, coughing, sneezing and
vomiting and helps to maintain the balance of the body and coordinate the muscular
activities
!ii" 2ons: $t takes part in the regulation of respiration
!iii" (edulla oblongata: $t is responsible for the coordination and adEustment of
movement and posture
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!a" 5iagram of Neuron:
6unctions of Neuron:
!i" 4o carry information from receptors to brain and spinal cord
!ii" 4o transfer respose from brain and spinal cord to effectors
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!a" Auxin
When light is coming from one side of the plant auxin diffuses towards shady sides
4his concentration stimulates the cells to grow longer on the side of the shoot which is
away from the light and shoot bends
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!i" (agnetic field will increase
!ii" (agnetic field will decrease
!iii" (agnetic field will increase
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!i" Wave energy be a viable proposition only when waves are very strong
K:x1B1L
!ii" A tidal power station at the mouth of a river blocks the flow of polluted water into the
sea $t creates health and pollution hazards
!iii" *fficient commercial exploitation is difficult or any other
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!a"
!b" 6unctions of two chambers of human heart:
Aeft Atrium > +eceive oxygenated blood from pulmonary vein
+ight Atrium > +eceive deoxygenated blood from vena cava
Aeft ?entricle > 2umps oxygenated blood to all parts of body
+ight ?entricle > 2umps deoxygenated blood to lungs !Any two"
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!a" 5iagram of stomata:
!b" 6unctions of stomata:
!a" *xchange of gases
!b" 4ranspiration
+aw materials for photosynthesis %7), #)7
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!a" 4he chemical name of washing soda is 8odium carbonate 5ecahydrate
4he formula is Na)%71:/#)7
$t is obtained by heating baking 8oda and then recrystallization
!b" 5istilled water is a pure form of water and is devoid of any ionic species 4herefore, it
does not conduct electricity +ain water, being an impure form of water, contains many
ionic species such as acids and therefore it conducts electricity
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!a"
!i" Neutral= 8olution 5 with p# ; !ii" 8trongly alkaline= 8olution % with p# :: !iii"
8trongly acidic= 8olution - with p# : !iv" Weakly acidic= 8olution A with p# 9 !v" Weakly
alkaline= 8olution * with p# <
4he p# can be arranged in the increasing order of the concentration of hydrogen ions as:
:: M < M ; M 9 M :
!b" 4he fizzing will occur strongly in test tube A, in which hydrochloric acid !#%l" is
added
4his is because #%l is a stronger acid than %#1%77# and therefore produces hydrogen
gas at a faster speed due to which fizzing occurs
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!i" (etal > sodium
!ii"
!iii"*lectrolysis of molten chloride !Na%l" is the
process
ie we can write:
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5efinition: #omogeneous mixture of two or more metals or a metal and a non metal is
called an alloy
2repared: !i" -y melting the primary metal
!ii" -y dissolving the other elements in a definite proportion and cooled to room
temperature
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A coil of many circular turns of insulated copper wire wrapped closely in the shape of a
cylinder
4he magnetic field is uniform inside the solenoid
Nsed to magnetise a piece of magnetic material
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!a"
!i" +ight hand 4humb rule
!ii" 6leming@s Aeft hand rule
!iii" 6leming@s +ight hand rule
!b"
!a" 4o avoid the risk of electric shocks
!b"4o save the electrical appliances from damage
2!]
!a"
!i" (omentary deflection in the galvanometer to one side
!ii" (omentary deflection in the galvanometer now in opposite direction
!iii" No deflection in the galvanometer 2henomenon involved is electromagnetic
induction
!b" An energy source that can be replenished in a short period of time and state one use
each
*g 8olar *nergy, Wind energy, 7cean energy etc Any use
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!a"Argon or Neon gas is filled in the electric bulbs
4hese are used since these are inactive or inert gases to prolong life of the filament
!b"
!i" Aength of the conductor: proportional
!ii" Area of cross section: inversely proportional
!iii" (aterial of conductor
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$$
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:A in %ircuit $ and /A in %ircuit $$
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<
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2arallel in circuit $ and in series in circuit $$
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AB5igestor,-B'as outlet
1]
8afrainin
2]
Alcohol
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Alcohol is inflammable
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'erminating seeds
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4o absorb %7) released by germinating seeds
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%overed portion of any of the above
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'reen
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8odium bicarbonate F Water F 6ruit Euice
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A
!']
Aight green
!1]
Na7#
!2]
!i" and !ii"