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Light Class 8 Science Short Answer question CBSE





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SHORT Answer Question



Question 1
What is virtual image?


Question 2
What are the characteristics of the image formed by a plane mirror?


Question 3
What is the function of a periscope in a submarine?


Question 4
Calculate the number of images formed by plane mirror kept an angle of 30o to each other?


Question 5
What is the main structural difference between a convex and a concave mirror?


Question 6
What is the aperture of a lens?


Question 7

For a proper in take of Vitamin A, what kind of food should you eat?


Question 8

What is the cause of refraction?


Question 9

Stars appear to be slightly higher in the sky than they actually are, Why is this so?



Question 10
Distinguish between near point and far point of eye?

Question 11
What are the differences between reflection and refraction of light?





Question 12
Give reasons-
a) A concave lens is also known as a diverging lens?
b) An object seen through a prison appears coloured.
c) It is not possible to see an object clearly if it is kept too close to the eye?
Question 13

Distinguish between converging and diverging lens?

Question 14
Why a pencil dipped in water appear bent at the surface of water?



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Reference Books for class 8 science

Given below are the links of some of the reference books for class 8 science.

  1. Oswaal NCERT & CBSE Pullout Worksheets Class 8 Science These worksheets can help student evaluate whatever he/she has studied from the text books.
  2. Science for Class 8 Paperback by Lakhmir Singh Detailed science book to clear basics and concepts. I would say it is a must have book for class 8 student.
  3. Pearson Foundation Series (IIT -JEE / NEET) Physics, Chemistry, Maths & Biology for Class 8 (Main Books) | PCMB Combo : These set of books could help your child if he aims to get extra knowledge of science and maths. These would be helpful if child wants to prepare for competitive exams like JEE/NEET. Only buy if you can provide help to the child while studying.
  4. Reasoning Olympiad Workbook - Class 8 :- Reasoning helps sharpen the mind of child. I would recommend students practicing reasoning even though they are not appearing for Olympiad.

You can use above books for extra knowledge and practicing different questions.







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