Answer :

(1) **Examples of modes of transport used on land : **Bus, car, train, truck

(2) **Examples of modes of transport used on water : ** Ship, boat

(3) ** Examples of modes of transport used in the air : **Aeroplane, helicopter

- Q.2 Fill in the blanks: (i) One metre is ______________ cm. (ii) Five kilometer is ______________ m. (iii) Motion of a child on a swing is ______________. (iv) Motion of the needle of a sewing machine is ______________. (v) Motion of wheel of a bicycle is______________.
- Why can a pace or a footstep not be used as a standard unit of length?
- Arrange the following lengths in their increasing magnitude: 1 metre, 1 centimeter, 1 kilometer, 1 millimeter.
- The height of a person is 1.65 m. Express it into cm and mm.
- The distance between Radha’s home and her school is 3250 m. Express this distance into km.
- While measuring the length of a knitting needle, the reading of the scale at one end is 3.0 cm and at the other end is 33.1 cm. What is the length of the needle?
- Write the similarities and differences between the motion of a bicycle and a ceiling fan that has been switched on.
- Why would you not like to use a measuring tape made of an elastic material like rubber to measure distance? What would be some of the problems you would meet in telling someone about a distance you measured with such a tape?
- Give two examples of periodic motion.

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