Water

Extra Questions

Match the following terms and examples

Column IColumn II
(i) Wave(a) Labrador Current
(ii) Cold current(b) Tsunami
(iii) Tide(c) Gulf Stream
(iv) Warm current(d) Spring and Neap

Answer: i - b, ii - a, iii – d, iv – c


Fill in the blanks:

  1. A huge tidal wave is called _________
  2. World Water Day is celebrated on _____
  3. ________ help in navigation.
  4. _________affects navigation.
  5. _____ is a cold current.
  6. The process by which water continually changes its form and circulates between ocean, atmosphere and land is called the _____.

Answer: (1) Tsunami, (2) March 22, (3) High tide, (4) Meeting of warm and cold currents, (5) Labrador Ocean Current, (6) Water Cycle


Multiple Choice Questions

Question 1: ______ have calm waters

  1. Oceans
  2. Ponds
  3. Lakes
  4. Both b and c

Answer: (d) Both b and c

Question 2: _____ is not a fresh water source.

  1. River
  2. Lake
  3. Glacier
  4. Ocean

Answer: (d) Ocean

Question 3: The following are the types of tides ___

  1. Spring tide
  2. Autumn tide
  3. Neap tide
  4. Both a and c

Answer: (d) Both a and c


Question 4: The areas where the warm and cold currents meets helps in_____

  1. Getting a good catch
  2. Navigation
  3. Both a and b
  4. None of the above

Answer: (a) Getting a good catch

Question 5: _____ is a warm current

  1. Labrador Ocean Current
  2. Gulf Stream
  3. Tsunami
  4. All of the above

Answer: (b) Gulf Stream



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