Class 10 Science|physics Important Questions for Electricity

Given below are the Class 10 Science Important Questions for electricity

a) Concepts questions
b) Calculation problems
c) Multiple choice questions
d) Long answer questions
e) Fill in the blank's

Short Answer Based questions

  1. What is relation between KWH and Joule?
  2. The Flow electron constitutes the electric current in the wire.  True or false?
  3. A voltmeter has high resistance and it is connected in parallel  True of false?
  4. What is resistance of the conductor?
  5. What is the SI unit of resistivity?
  6. What are the applications of chemical effect of current?
  7. What is same across the parallel combination of resistors Voltage or current?
  8. What  is critical temperature in metals?

Match the column

Column A

Column B


The total resistance in series combination  of resistance

Is less than the smallest individual resistance

The total resistance in parallel combination  of resistance

Equal to sum of the resistances in the series

The quantity which remains same in every resistors in Series combination


The quantity which remains same in every resistors in Parallel combination


The quantity which is obtained by the summing up across the resistors in Series Combination

Is reciprocal of the sum of the reciprocal of all the individual resistance

The quantity which is obtained by the summing up across the resistors in Parallel Combination


Table type question


Two heaters A and B are given







Heater A





Heater B






Some more questions to be answered based on above data

  1. Which Heater for high resistance
  2. If 1KWH is priced at 30 paise,which heater  will be turned costlier if they run for 1 hours each


Fill in the blanks


  1. The positively charged electrode in an electrolytic cell is called ……………..
  2. The positively electrode in an electrochemical cell is known as ………….
  3. The potential difference between the ends of the wire of resistance 1 ohm is doubled, the electric power across the wire will ……..………… by  ……….
  4. The commercial unit of electric power is   …………………..
  5. Mercury becomes super conductor when temperature is dropped to   …………………
  6.  During the electrolysis of a salt solution,the electricity is carried by  ……… ………………… . and   ………..

Crossword Puzzle

crossword puzzle for electricty for class 10


3. This law states that current is directly proportional to voltage applied
4. This is a process for depositing a thin layer of desired metal over another metal
5. Instrument used to measure current
6. This alloy is used for making heating elements of electrical appliances
1. Substance having infinite resistance
2. Instrument used to measure Voltage
7. This is the unit of charge


Fill in the blank Solution


2) Cathode

3) Increase , four times


5) -269 0C

6) Positively charged cations, negatively charged anions

Crossword Solutions


Ohm, Electroplating, Ammeter, Nichrome


Insulators, Voltmeter, Coulomb





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