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NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 1Food: Where Does It come from?NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 9The Living Organisms And their Surroundings
NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 2Component of FoodNCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 10Motion and Measurement of Distances
NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 3Fibre to FabricNCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 11Light, Shadows and Reflection
NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 4Sorting Materials Into GroupsNCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 12Electricity and Circuits
NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 5Separation of SubstancesNCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 13Fun with Magnets
NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 6Changes around UsNCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 14Water
NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 7Getting to Know PlantsNCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 15Air Around Us
NCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 8Body MovementsNCERT Solutions for  Class 6 Chapter 16Garbage In, Garbage Out

NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 4 Sorting Materials Into Groups

1. Name five objects which can be made from wood.


(i) Table

(ii) Chair

(iii) Doors

(iv) Boat

(v) Bed

2. Select those objects from the following which shine:

Glass bowl, plastic toy, steel spoon, cotton shirt

Ans. Glass bowls and steel spoons are shining objects.

3. Match the objects given below with the materials from which they could be made. Remember, an object could be made from more than one material and a given material could be used for making many objects.


Ans :


4. State whether the statements given below are True or False.

(i) Stone is transparent, while glass is opaque.

Ans : False

(ii) A notebook has luster while eraser does not.

Ans : False

(iii) Chalk dissolves in water.

Ans : False

(iv) A piece of wood floats on water.

Ans : True

(v) Sugar does not dissolve in water.

Ans : False

(vi) Oil mixes with water.

Ans : False

(vii) Sand settles down in water.

Ans : True

(viii) Vinegar dissolves in water.

Ans : True

5. Given below are the names of some objects and materials:

Water, basketball, orange, sugar, globe, apple and earthen pitcher. Group them as:

(a) Round shaped and other shapes

(b) Eatables and non eatables


(a) (i) Round shaped: Basketball, apple, orange, globe, earthen pitcher.

(ii) Other shapes: Water, sugar.

(b) (i) Eatables: Water, orange, sugar and apple.

(ii) Non-eatables: Basketball, globe and earthen pitcher.

6. List all items known to you that float on water. Check and see if they will float on an oil or kerosene.

Ans :

a) Wood

b) Plastic ball

c) feather

d) Thermocol

e) Match stick

f) hair

They float on oil and kerosene

7. Find the odd one out from the following:

a) Chair, Bed, Table, Baby, Cupboard

Ans : Baby (all others are non-living)

b) Rose, Jasmine, Boat, Marigold, Lotus

Ans : Boat (all others are flowers)

c) Aluminum, Iron, Copper, Silver, Sand

Ans : Sand (all others are metals)

d) Sugar, Salt, Sand, Copper sulphate

Ans : Sand (all others are soluble in water)

CBSE Notes for Class 6 Science Free Download for All Chapters

CBSE Class 6 Science Study NotesCBSE Class 6 Science Study Notes
Food: Where Does It comes from? Class 6 notes – Chapter 1The Living Organisms And their Surroundings Class 6 notes – Chapter 9
Component of Food Class 6 notes – Chapter 2Motion and Measurement of Distances Class 6 notes – Chapter 10
Fibre to Fabric Class 6 notes – Chapter 3Light, Shadows and Reflection Class 6 notes – Chapter 11
Sorting Materials Into Groups Class 6 notes – Chapter 4Electricity and Circuits Class 6 notes – Chapter 12
Separation of Substances Class 6 notes – Chapter 5Fun with Magnets Class 6 notes – Chapter 13
Changes around Us Class 6 notes – Chapter 6Water Class 6 notes – Chapter 14
Getting to Know Plants Class 6 notes – Chapter 7Air Around Us Class 6 notes – Chapter 15
Body Movements Class 6 notes – Chapter 8Garbage In, Garbage Out Class 6 notes – Chapter 16

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