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ASAT
(ALLEN Scholarship Cum Admission Test)
For
PRE-NURTURE & CAREER FOUNDATION : CLASS-VIII
(For VII to VIII Moving Students)
SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Time : 2 Hrs.
Maximum Marks : 300
Please read the instructions carefully. You are allotted 5 minutes specifically for this purpose.
INSTRUCTIONS
1.
The booklet is your Question Paper. Do not break the seal of this booklet before being instructed to do so by
the invigilator.
2.
Blank spaces and blank pages are provided in the question paper for your rough work. No additional sheets
will be provided for rough work.
3.
Blank papers, clipboards, log tables, slide rules, calculators, cameras, cellular phones, pagers and electronic
gadgets are NOT allowed inside the examination hall.
4.
The answer sheet, a machine-readable Optical Response Sheet (ORS), is provided separately.
5.
On breaking the seal of the booklet check that it contains 14 pages and all the 75 questions.
6.
A candidate has to write his / her answers in the ORS sheet by darkening the appropriate bubble with the help
of Black ball point pen as the correct answer of the question attempted.
7.
Question Paper Format :
The question paper consists of 2 parts. Part-I : IQ (Mental Ability) & Part-II : Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Mathematics
8.
Marking Scheme :
Part-I : For each question of Part-I, you will be awarded 4 marks if you darken the bubble corresponding to
the correct answer and zero mark if no bubbles are darkened. No negative marks will be awarded for incorrect
answers in this part.
Part-II : For each question of Part-II, you will be awarded 4 marks if you darken the bubble corresponding to
the correct answer and zero mark if no bubbles are darkened. No negative marks will be awarded for incorrect
answers in this part.
SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
PART - I
I Q (MENTAL ABILITY)
This section contains 20 multiple choice questions. Each question has four choices (1), (2), (3) and (4) out
of which ONLY ONE is correct.
1.
2.
3.
In the following questions, arrange the given words in a meaningful sequence.
1. Family
2. Locality
4. Community
5. Country
(1) 3, 1, 4, 5, 2
(2) 3, 2, 1, 4, 5
(3) 3, 1, 4, 2, 5
(4) 3, 1, 2, 5, 4
If ‘field’ is called ‘barn’, ‘barn’ is called ‘computer’, ‘computer’ is called ‘ox’, ‘ox’ is called ‘plough’,
‘plough’ is called ‘pipe’ and ‘pipe’ is called ‘fruit’, then with which is the calculation with high speed
is done?
(1) barn
(2) computer
(3) ox
(4) plough
If Z = 52 and ACT = 48 then BAT = ?
(1) 39
4.
If ‘
(2) 41
’ stands for ‘addition’; ‘
‘multiplication’ and ‘
(1) 2
5
(2) 5
(3) 3
6
7
6
(4) 7
5.
3. Member
2
42
’ stands for ‘subtraction’; ‘ ’ stands for ‘division’; ‘ ’ stands for
6
2
3
6
(4) 46
’ stands for ‘equal to’, then which of the following options is correct ?
2
3
(3) 44
4
6
5
5
Introducing a woman, Sohan said, “She is the mother of the only daughter of my son”. How that
woman is related to Sohan?
(1) Daughter
(2) Sister-in-law
(3) Wife
(4) Daughter-in-law
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SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
6.
(i) P, Q, R, S and T are sitting in a closed circle facing the centre.
(ii) R is just left of T.
(iii) P is between S and T.
Then who is just left to R ?
(1) T
7.
(2) P
(3) Q
(4) R
A man is facing towards West and turns through 45° clockwise, again 180° clockwise and then turns
through 270° anti-clockwise. In which direction is he facing now?
(1) West
8.
(2) Norrth-West
(4) South-West
Which letter in the word CYBERNETICS occupies the same position as it does in the English alphabet ?
(1) B
9.
(3) North
(2) I
(3) C
(4) T
In the given arrangement, how many such symbols are there, each of which is preceded by a letter
which is from the first half of the English alphabet and followed by a digit ?
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(1) 2
10.
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(2) 4
(3) 3
(4) 1
In a row of girls, Beena is eighth from the left and Priya is seventeenth from the right. If they interchange
their positions, Beena becomes twelfth from the left. How many girls are there in the row ?
(1) 25
11.
(2) 24
(3) 29
(4) 28
Select a figure from amongst the options which will continue the series established by the given
problem figures (?)
Problem Figures
×
×
(1)
×
×
?
(2)
×
(3)
×
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(4)
×
SAMPLE TEST PAPER
12.
Class - VIII
There is a certain relationship between the pair of figures on the either side of ::. Identify the relationship
and finding the missing figure.
?
(1)
13.
(2)
(3)
(4)
In this question, there are four figures as given in options (1), (2), (3) and (4). Out of these four
figures, three are similar in a certain way. However, one figure is not like the other three. Choose the
figure which is different from the rest.
(1)
14.
(2)
(3)
(4)
In the following questions, choose the correct mirror image of the given Fig. (X) from amongst the
four alternatives (1), (2), (3) and (4), if mirror is placed right of each figure.
Fig.(X)
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
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SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
15.
In the following questions, choose the correct water image of the given Fig. (X) from amongst the four
alternatives (1), (2), (3) and (4).
Fig.(X)
(1)
16.
(3)
×
(4)
(2) 14
(3) 15
(4) None of these
In the following questions, Fig. (X) is embedded in any one of the options and find the option which
contain Fig. (X) as its part.
Fig.X
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
Direction (Q.18 to Q.20) : These questions are based on the given alphabet series.
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
18.
ST is to RU as WX is to___________.
(1) YV
19.
(2) VY
(3) PH
(4) HP
(3) WN
(4) NW
(3) MP
(4) PM
QN is to TK as TQ is to___________.
(1) QN
20.
(2) NQ
DK is to IH as KR is to___________.
(1) PO
(2) OP
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×
How many rectangles are there in the given figure ?
(1) 13
17.
(2)
SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
PART - II
SECTION-A : PHYSICS
This section contains 12 multiple choice questions. Each question has four choices (1), (2), (3) and (4) out
of which ONLY ONE is correct.
21. When a steel rod is heated, it becomes
(1) lighter
(2) heavier
(3) a little longer
(4) a little shorter
22. The factor(s) which contribute(s) to the development of cyclones is/are
(i) Wind speed
(ii) Temperature
(iii) Humidity
(1) (i) only
(2) (ii) and (iii) only
(3) (i) and (iii) only
(4) All of these
23. Action-reaction forces
(1) act on same body
(2) act on different bodies
(3) act along different lines
(4) act in same direction
24.
25.
Rana’s teacher asked him to connect 3 cells in different ways to form a battery. Identify the correct
way he must apply to form a battery.
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
In a ___________wave, matter in the medium moves forward and backward in the same direction
as the wave.
(1) transverse
26.
(2) longitudinal
(3) refracted
(4) reflected
The motion exhibited by the ball rolling down on inclined plane is
(1) Rotational and circular
(2) Rotational and periodic
(3) Rectilinear and rotational
(4) Uniform motion
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SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
27.
In S.I. system,
(1) All derived units are obtained by multiplying or dividing the fundamental units.
(2) All derived units are obtained by adding the fundamental units.
(3) All derived units are obtained by subtracting the fundamental units.
(4) Derived units can not be obtained from fundamental units.
28.
If you want to demonstrate that like charges repel, it would be best to
(1) place two positively charged objects near each other.
(2) place two neutral objects near each other.
(3) place one positive and one negative object near each other.
(4) place one negative and one neutral object near each other.
29.
If the angle of incidence of a light ray is 60º, then the angle between the mirror and the reflected ray
will be
(1) 30º
30.
(3) 90º
(4) 120º
A body of mass 1 kg is lifted through a height of 1 m, then its work done is
(1) 8.9 J
31.
(2) 60º
(2) 9.8 J
(3) 98 J
(4) 89 J
The pressure exerted by a woman wearing shoes with pointed heels is ______ than that by a man
exerting same force with one foot on ground.
(1) Much lesser
32.
(2) Much greater
(3) Both equal
Which one of the following can be attracted by a magnet ?
(1)
(2)
Nickel rod
(3)
Copper wire
(4)
Aluminium can
Silver ring
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(4) None of these
SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
SECTION-B : CHEMISTRY
This section contains 12 multiple choice questions. Each question has four choices (1), (2), (3) and (4) out
of which ONLY ONE is correct.
33. ‘Milk of magnesia’ is used to make
(1) Health drinks
(2) Antacids
(3) Acids
(4) Alkalis & bases
34.
Which of the following is thermosetting plastic ?
(1) Polyethylene
(2) Nylon
(3) Terelyne
35.
(4) Bakelite
Gases in the Atmosphere
Oxygen
Nitrogen
All other gases
Based on the above figure, which of these is the most accurate description of air ?
(1) Two-third part is nitrogen, one-third oxygen and one-tenth other gases
(2) Three-quarter part is oxygen and one-third nitrogen and other gases
(3) One-half part is nitrogen and one-half part oxygen and other gases
(4) One-fifth part is oxygen and four-fifth part contains nitrogen and other gases
36.
Study the venn diagram.
Permanent
Change
Chemical
Change
Irreversible
Change
Centre point represents
(1) Melting of ice
(2) Boiling of water
(3) Rusting
(4) Condensation
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SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
37.
Kanav took two test tubes marked as I and II. In test tube I,
he put calcium carbonate and hydrochloric acid while in Hydrochloric
acid
test tube II, he put zinc granules and hydrochloric acid. He
Calcium
passed the gas coming out from both the test tubes in lime
carbonate
water. What are his observations ?
Lime water
I
(1) The gas coming out from test tube I turns lime water Hydrochloric
acid
milky.
Lime water
(2) The gas coming out from test tube II turns lime water
milky.
II
Zinc
granules
(3) The gases coming out from both the test tubes turn lime water milky.
(4) None of these
38.
Riya described a fabric as following
• It absorbs water quickly.
• It is soft to touch.
• It creases easily.
• It can be washed and ironed easily.
• It is obtained from plant sources.
Which of the following fibre can form such fabric ?
(1) Cotton
(2) Silk
(3) Wool
39.
Metals react with water to form
(1) oxides and hydroxides
(3) hydroxides and carbonates
40.
(4) Nylon
(2) oxides and chlorides
(4) oxides and sulphides
Rahul had a mixture, he separated the constituents of the mixture in the following way
Mixture
Filtration
Y
X
Distillation
Water
Z
The mixture could be
(1) water + sand + iron fillings
(2) stone + rice + water
(3) oxygen + hydrogen + salt
(4) sand + sugar + water
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SAMPLE TEST PAPER
41.
Class - VIII
Which portion of a ship will rust the fastest ?
(1) A
(2) B and C
(3) C
(4) A, B and C will get rust equally
42.
43.
Twisting of silk is called
(1) throwing
(2) shedding
(3) shearing
(4) none of these
If the formulae of respective chlorides of X and Y are XCl3 and YCl4 respectively, then the valencies
of X and Y are
44.
(1) 3 and 2
(2) 3 and 4
(3) 1 and 1
(4) 1 and 4
The four diagrams below represents the results of mixing atoms of different substances. Each atom is
represented by a different symbol. Which diagram correctly shows a chemical change ?
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
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SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
SECTION-C : BIOLOGY
This section contains 12 multiple choice questions. Each question has four choices (1), (2), (3) and (4) out
of which ONLY ONE is correct.
45.
46.
47.
Many plants like eucalyptus, pine and rubber tree produce substances such as rubber and resin. These
products are _________ for these plants.
(1) Stored food
(2) Toxic wastes
(3) Water reserve
(4) Nutrients
Each stoma is guard by
(1) Guard cell
(2) Palisade cell
(3) Mesophyll cell
(4) Parenchyma cell
In the given figure, identify X and select the correct answer from the following. X
(1) Helps in digestion of cellulose
(2) Helps in digestion of fat
(3) Helps in digestion of protein
(4) All of these
48.
Identify a, b and c in the given figure.
a
(1) Pollen grains, ovum, zygote
c
(2) Male gamete, female gamete, fertilized egg
(3) Microspore, megaspore, develops into an embryo
b
(4) All of these
49.
Identify W, X, Y and Z in the given figure.
Z
Y
(1) W = Incisor, X = Canine, Y = Molar, Z = Premolar
X
(2) X = Canine, W = Incisor, Z = Molar, Y = Premolar
(3) X = Premolar, Z = Canine, Y = Premolar, W = Incisor
(4) W = Incisor, X = Premolar, Y = Canine, Z = Molar
50.
Arrangement of teeth
and different types of teeth
Loamy soil is a mixture of A, B and C. It takes 40 minutes for 800 ml of water to percolate. Calculate
the rate of percolation and also identify A, B and C.
(1) 10 ml/min, sand, clay and silt
(2) 10 ml/min, sand, humus and rock
(3) 20 ml/min, sand, humus and rock
(4) 20 ml/min, sand, clay and silt
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W
SAMPLE TEST PAPER
51.
52.
A process to filter the blood is carried out by the blood capillaries in
(1) The urinary bladder
(2) The organ containing atria
(3) The kidneys
(4) The trachea
Alveoli are structures present in
(1) Lungs
53.
54.
(2) Bronchi
(3) Gills
(4) All of these
A food chain includes
(1) producers and herbivores
(2) producers and carnivores
(3) producers and decomposers
(4) producers, herbivores and carnivores
The diagram shows a destarched, variegated leaf partly covered
by black paper. The plant is placed in bright light for several hours.
Four discs are then cut from the leaf in the positions shown and are
tested for starch. Which disc(s) contain starch ?
55.
Class - VIII
(1) Only 1
(2) 1 and 2
(3) Only 2
(4) 3 and 4
Black
paper
Green
part
White
part
1
3
4
2
The given figure represents the human excretory system. In which labelled part the urine is stored?
W
X
Y
Z
56.
(1) W
(2) X
(3) Y
(4) Z
The given figures show few modifications for vegetative reproduction. They all are ______
(1) Modified roots
(2) Modified underground stems
(3) Modified underground leaves
(4) All of these
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Class - VIII
SAMPLE TEST PAPER
SECTION-D : MATHEMATICS
This section contains 19 multiple choice questions. Each question has four choices (1), (2), (3) and (4) out
of which ONLY ONE is correct.
57.
58.
The ratio of speeds of two vehicles is 2 : 3. If the first vehicle covers 50 km in 3 hours, then the
distance covered by second vehicle in 2 hours is
(1) 30 km
(2) 40 km
(3) 50 km
(4) None of these.
Keshav walked 3 km towards North then 8 km towards South. His position at the end of the walk
from starting point is
(1) 5 km towards east
59.
60.
61.
62.
(2) 3 km towards south (3) 8 km towards north (4) 5 km towards south
A boy saves Rs 4.65 daily then the least number of days in which he will be able to save an exact
number of rupees is
(1) 15
(2) 20
(3) 12
(4) 10
The adjoining pictograph represents the number of fish each child has in the family’s fish tank.
If there is a total of 30 fish in the tank, then how many fish does each fish symbol represent ?
(1) 3
(2) 4
(3) 5
(4) 6
Raju has a metal bar that is 140 cm long. He needs smaller pieces that are 2.5 cm long. What is the
greatest number of smaller pieces he can cut from the bar ?
(1) 30
(2) 47
(3) 56
(4) 350
Mrs. Sudha is filling snack bags. She always puts 3 cookies into each snack bag. She wants to find the
number of snack bags she can fill using 36 cookies. The box below shows one way to solve the
problem.
Count how many times 3 can be subtracted from 36 until 0 is obtained.
What is another way to solve the problem ?
(1) Divide 36 by 3
(3) Divide the total number of students by 3
(2) Multiply 36 by 3
(4) Multiply the total number of students by 3
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63.
64.
Class - VIII
Sneha bisects an angle to form two new angles. If the original angle had a measure of 8°, what is the
measure of each new angle?
8°
(1) 8°
(2) 20°
(3) 4°
QS and TV are parallel lines. Which angles are supplementary angles?
W
T
(4) 16°
Q
U
R
V
65.
S
P
(1) ÐVUW and ÐQRP
(2) ÐVUW and ÐSRU
(3) ÐVUW and ÐVUR
(4) ÐVUW and ÐTUR
Which relationship between units of time is correct?
(1) One hour is
1
of one year
365
(2) One hour is
1
of one hour
365
1
1
of one minute
(4) One minute is
of one second
60
60
There were 180 members in the club last year. The membership decreased by 15% this year. How
many members are there this year ?
(1) 27
(2) 135
(3) 153
(4) 207
The sum of the prime factors of 63 is _____.
(1) 4
(2) 8
(3) 10
(4) 14
The number of edges in the given figure is ____.
(3) One second is
66.
67.
68.
(1) 8
(2) 9
(3) 10
(4) 11
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SAMPLE TEST PAPER
Class - VIII
69.
70.
Which of the following numbers is divisible by 9?
(1) 9076185
(2) 92106345
(3) 10349576
(4) 95103476
Find the value of –12 – (– 48) – [(–13) + (–8) – (–3) + 4].
(1) –48
(2) 50
(3) –12
(4) 62
71.
Count the number of line segments.
72.
E
D
(1) 8
(2) 12
(3) 10
(4) 13
The names of three students and their scores on their last science test are shown in the table below.
B
A
C
Science Test Scores
73.
Student
Score
Gretchen
21
25
Hector
23
25
Isabella
22
25
Which student earned a score of 92%?
(1) Gretchen
(2) Hector
(3) Isabella
(4) None of these
Mr. Franklin asked each of his 30 students to select their favorite radio station.
1
of the students chose Station K.
3
• The remaining students chose Station M.
How many students chose Station M as their favorite radio station?
(1) 10
(2) 20
(3) 27
(4) None of these
A generator can run for 10 hours on 4 gallons of gasoline. If the gasoline costs Rs. 3 per gallon,
which of these is closest to the cost per hour to run the generator?
(1) Rs. 12.00
(2) Rs. 1.20
(3) Rs. 0.83
(4) None of these
A 24,000-gallon pool is being filled at a rate of 40 gallons per minute. At this rate, how many minutes
•
74.
75.
1
full?
2
(2) 560 minutes
will it take to fill this pool
(1) 300 minutes
(3) 600 minutes
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(4) None of these
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