CBSE Class 5 Social Science The Earth and Its Moon MCQs

CBSE Class 5 Social Science The Earth and Its Moon MCQs with answers available in Pdf for free download. The MCQ Questions for Class 5 Social Science with answers have been prepared as per the latest 2021 syllabus, NCERT books and examination pattern suggested in Standard 5 by CBSE, NCERT and KVS. Multiple Choice Questions for important part of exams for Grade 5 Social Science and if practiced properly can help you to get higher marks. Refer to more Chapter wise MCQs for NCERT Class 5 Social Science and also download more latest study material for all subjects

Question: The Earth is made up of __________ layers.

  • a) 3
  • b) 2
  • c) 1

Answer: 3

Question: __________ of the Earth’s surface covered with water.

  • a) two-third
  • b) three-fourth
  • c) one-third

Answer: two-third

Question: Crust is __________ km thick under the ocean.

  • a) 5 km
  • b) 4 km
  • c) 3 km

Answer: 5 km

Question: __________ contains iron and magnesium.

  • a) core
  • b) crust
  • c) mantle

Answer: core

Question: Mantle is about __________ km thick.

  • a) 3000
  • b) 2000
  • c) 1000

Answer: 3000

Question: High tides and low tides are caused due to the gravitational pull of

  • a) moon
  • b) earth
  • c) sun

Answer: moon

Question: When Moon comes between the earth and the sun then __________ eclipse occurs.

  • a) solar
  • b) lunar
  • c) none of these

Answer: solar

Question: Moon reflects the light of

  • a) sun
  • b) its own
  • c) none of these

Answer: sun

Question: A __________ eclipse occurs when the earth comes in between the sun and the moon.

  • a) lunar
  • b) none of these
  • c) solar

Answer: lunar

Question: The curved shape of the Moon is

  • a) crescent
  • b) full moon
  • c) New moon

Answer: crescent

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Question: Core contains the iron in __________ form.

  • a) molten
  • b) none of these
  • c) solid

Answer: molten

Question: The first artificial satellite sent to the space by Russia was

  • a) Sputnik
  • b) Rohini
  • c) Bhaskar

Answer: Sputnik


Question: __________ the first human to set foot on the moon.

  • a) Neil Armstrong
  • b) Aryabhatt
  • c) C.V. Raman

Answer: Neil Armstrong

Question: Moon is __________ satellite of the earth.

  • a) natural
  • b) none of these
  • c) artificial

Answer: natural

Question: Lunar eclipse is always partial

  • a) false
  • b) true
  • c) none of these

Answer: false

Question: The outer core of the earth creates the __________ field of the earth

  • a) magnetic
  • b) electric
  • c) solar

Answer: magnetic

Question: Apollo II space craft was sent to the moon for the first time in

  • a) 1969
  • b) 1950
  • c) 1869

Answer: 1969

Question: The inner core is __________ than outer core.

  • a) hotter
  • b) colder
  • c) none of these

Answer: hotter

Question: Neil Armstrong belonged to

  • a) America
  • b) Japan
  • c) Africa

Answer: America

Question: There are __________ phases of the Moon.

  • a) eight
  • b) nine
  • c) ten

Answer: eight

Question: Movements in the Earth’s __________ create waves called seismic waves.

  • a) crust
  • b) mantle
  • c) core

Answer: crust

Question: The growing shape of the Moon after a new moon is called

  • a) waning
  • b) none of these
  • c) waxing

Answer: waning

Question: Full moon starts getting smaller this is called

  • a) waning
  • b) none of them
  • c) waxing

Answer: waning

Question: Seismic waves cause __________.

  • a) earthquakes
  • b) cyclones
  • c) storms

Answer: earthquakes



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