Tutorial World Primary 5
 
Name:_________________________ Date:_______________
 

Changes Around Us (2.2)

A. Write the number of the correct answer in the brackets.
1. When Man is making changes to the Earth, he ________. ()
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)

 
should do what suits him best
must act in a responsible manner
destroy the other living things
need not think of the outcome
2. Which of the following statement is true? ()
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)

 
The Sun rises in the east.
The Sun rises in the west.
The moon rises in the east.
The moon rises in the west.
3. The Earth rotates on its own axis. This axis is ________. ()
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)

 
horizontal
vertical
tilted
changing all the time
4. Which planets are closer to the Sun than the Earth.
(a) Saturn (b) Mercury (c) Venus (d) Mars
()
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)

 
(b) and (c)
(b) and (d)
(a), (b) and (c)
(a), (c) and (d)
5. When one half of the Earth is facing the Sun, the other half is ________. ()
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)

 

always facing the moon
always facing Mars
brightened by the moon
in darkness
B. Write "T" for true and "F" for false.
1. The Earth revolves around the Sun once every 24 hours.
 
()
2. The Earth is larger than the moon in size.
 
()
3. The Earth is larger than the Sun in size.
 
()
4. Wind speed is measured by using a wind sock.
 
()
5. The arrow on a wind vane points to the direction from which the wind is blowing.

 

()
C. Fill in the blanks with the most suitable word.
1. When a day is hot and the sun is strong, we would describe the day as ____________.
 
2. Man are normally active during the ____________ and sleep during the ____________.
 
3. The Sun provides the Earth with ____________ and ____________.
 
4. In order to get an idea of what tomorrow's weather will be like, we listen to the _____________   _____________.
 
5. During the day, sea breeze blows from the ____________ to the ____________.

 

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