Practice Worksheets for Class 6 Science Chapter 5 Body Movements -2

In this page we have Worksheets for Class 6 Science Chapter 5 Body Movements . Hope you like them and do not forget to like , social share and comment at the end of the page.

Multiple Choice Questions

Question 1
Which of the following is a false?
(a) Snakes have long back bone.
(b) Pluto wrote book ‘gait of animals’
(c) Shell of snail is not made of bone.
(d) Bones cannot be bent
(e) Snakes cannot move in straight line
(f) Elbow has a hinge joint

Question 2
What is true about muscle?
(a) They cannot pull
(b) Muscle work in pair
(c) Muscle helps in movement of bones
(d) All the above

Question 3
Which of the following is true for ribcage?
(a) protects the underlying lungs, heart and some part of liver.
(b) It is box which is formed by Ribs, the chest bone and back bone together
(c) It is cone-shaped structure made up of 12 pairs of ribs.
(d) All the above

Question 4
The longest bone in the human body is?
(a) femur
(b) tibia
(c) Fibula
(d) None of the above

Question 5
Which of the following is incorrect?
(a) Shoulder and hip join are ball and socket join
(b) Joint between skill and upper jaw is a fixed join
(c) Knee join is a hinge join
(d) None of the above


1. (b)
2. (d)
3. (d)
4. (a)
5. (d)

Long Answer type questions

Question 6
Explain each of these terms
(a) Skulls
(b) Ribcage
(c) Backbone
(d) Pelvic bone


The bony part of head is called skull. The skull is made up many bones joined together. It protects the brain
Ribs are curved bones in the body. There are 12 pairs of ribs. the ribs are curiously bent. They join the chest bone and the backbone together to form a box. This is called a ribcage. Ribcage protects the internal organs of the body like heart, lungs
The backbone is a long hollow, rod like structure running from the neck to the hips. Backbone is made up of 33 small bones placed one over the other. These small bones are called vertebrae. It provides support to the body and protects spinal cord
Pelvic bone
The pelvic bones form a large, basin shaped frame at the lower end of the backbone, to which legs are attached. The pelvic bones enclose the portion of our body below the stomach.

Question 7
Match the column


Question 8
What are the functions of skeleton?

Question 9
How does a snake move?

Question 10
How does earthworm gets grip on ground?

Question 11
  1. Bone, muscle, ligament, liver
  2. Hinge joint, ball joint, fixed joint, pivotal joint
  3. Snakes, lizard, earthworm, frogs
  4. Lower jaw- skull bone, upper jaw- skull bone, skull bone – skull bone, rib bone- chest bone
  5. Ankle joint, knee joint, elbow joint, shoulder joint


  1. Liver (it does not help in movement)
  2. Fixed joint (it is not moveable)
  3. Earthworm (it does not have bones, hence a non-vertebrate)
  4. Lower jaw – skull bone (it is moveable joint, while others are fixed joint)
  5. Shoulder joint (it is a ball & socket joint, while others are hinge joint)

Download Practice Worksheet Body Movements as pdf
Also Read

Class 6 Maths Class 6 Science

Practice Question

Question 1 What is $\frac {1}{2} + \frac {3}{4}$ ?
A)$\frac {5}{4}$
B)$\frac {1}{4}$
D)$\frac {4}{5}$
Question 2 Pinhole camera produces an ?
A)An erect and small image
B)an Inverted and small image
C)An inverted and enlarged image
D)None of the above

Latest Updates
Synthetic Fibres and Plastics Class 8 Practice questions

Class 8 science chapter 5 extra questions and Answers

Mass Calculator

3 Fraction calculator

Garbage in Garbage out Extra Questions7