Thursday, September 21, 2017

CBSE Class 8 - Science - Half Yearly Examination Paper - (2017-18) (#cbsePapers)

CBSE Class 8 - Science - Half Yearly
Examination Paper - (2017-18)

CBSE Class 8 - Science - Half Yearly Examination Paper - (2017-18) (#cbsePapers)

CBSE Class 10 - History - Chapter 4 - The Making of a Global World (Important Terms To Remember) (#cbseNotes)

Chapter 4 - The Making of a Global World (Important Terms To Remember)

CBSE Class 10 - History - Chapter 4 - The Making of a Global World (Important Terms To Remember) (#cbseNotes)



Trade:
It is an activity of buying selling or exchanging goods or services between people firms or countries.



Silk Route:
The Silk Route is a historical network of interlinking trade routes across the Afro-Eurasian landmass that connected East , South , and Western Asia with the Mediterranean and European world, as well as parts of North and East Africa. The name ‘silk routes’ points to the importance of West-bound Chinese silk cargoes along this route.


Indentured Labour:
A bonded labour under contract to work for an employer for a specific amount of time, to pay off his passage to a new country or home.

Monday, September 18, 2017

CBSE Class 7/ Class 8 / Class 9 - English - Reading Comprehension (Set-10) (#cbseNotes)

Reading Comprehension (Set-10)

CBSE Class 7/ Class 8 / Class 9 - English - Reading Comprehension (Set-10) (#cbseNotes)

Question. Read the following passage carefully:                                                      

Oscar awards are annual awards given by the United Sates Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences for excellent and outstanding achievements in various branches of film-making. The major best film. Another special Oscar award is given for the best life-time achievement. These awards are considered the most prestigious international awards in the field of world cinema. The award was instituted by the academy on 16 may, 1929 and named after Oscar Pierce of Texas who was a wheat and fruit grower. The academy was founded by Louis B. Mayer in 1927 with an objective to prevent the creation of a union of actors and artisans. Another aim was to improve the image of film industry by issuing awards for merits and distinction. Originally the award was intended to be a modest one with citations within the Hollywood film industry. But the importance of the award kept on increasing revenue of winning movies. Labeling of an Oscar worked like trademark for the commercial success of a film.

Answer the following questions by choosing the correct options given below:


CBSE Class 7/Class 8 - French (Worksheet) (#cbseNotes)

French (Worksheet)

CBSE Class 7/Class 8 - French (Worksheet) (#cbseNotes)

Q1. Répondez aux questions suivantes.

1. Deux parfums français_______________________

2. Deux montagnes français_____________________________

3. Deux fromages français_______________________________

4. Trois fleuves français________________________________

5. Quatre pays voisins de la France_______________________


CBSE Class 8 - Social Science - Half Yearly Examination Paper - (2017-18) (#cbsePapers)

CBSE Class 8 - Social Science - Half Yearly Examination Paper - (2017-18)

CBSE Class 8 - Social Science - Half Yearly Examination Paper - (2017-18) (#cbsePapers)

CBSE Class 9 - Maths - Chapter 10 - CIRCLES - NCERT Exercise 10.1 (#cbseNotes)

Chapter 10 - CIRCLES -
NCERT Exercise 10.1

CBSE Class 9 - Maths - Chapter 10 - CIRCLES - NCERT Exercise 10.1 (#cbseNotes)


Question 1: Fill in the blanks

(i) The centre of a circle lies in __________ of the circle. (exterior/ interior)

(ii) A point, whose distance from the centre of a circle is greater than its radius lies in __________ of the circle. (exterior/ interior)

(iii) The longest chord of a circle is a __________ of the circle.

(iv) An arc is a __________ when its ends are the ends of a diameter.

(v) Segment of a circle is the region between an arc and __________ of the circle.

(vi) A circle divides the plane, on which it lies, in __________ parts.


Answer:
(i) The centre of a circle lies in interior of the circle.

CBSE Class 9 - Physics - Density, Buoyancy and Archimedes' Principle (Assignment) (#cbseNotes)

Density, Buoyancy and Archimedes' Principle (Assignment)

CBSE Class 9 - Physics - Density, Buoyancy and Archimedes' Principle (Assignment) (#cbseNotes)


1. When we stand on loose sand, our feet go deep into the sand. But when we lie down on the sand our body does not go that deep in the sand. Why ?

2. Define relative density of a substance. Relative density of silver is 10.8. The density of water is 1000 kg/m³ What is the density of silver in SI units?

3. A cork floats in water, while the iron nail sinks. Give reason. (2)

4. State Archimedes' Principle. Based on this principle, write its two applications. (2)

5. (i) Define pressure. (2)
(ii) Why is it easy to walk on sand with flat shoes, than with high heel shoes?