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# NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 5: Understanding Elementary Shapes - Exercise 5.9

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## NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 Understanding Elementary Shapes

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 Class: NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Subject: Class 6 Maths Chapter Name: Chapter 5 - Understanding Elementary Shapes Exercise: Exercise - 5.9 Content-Type: Text, Videos, Images and PDF Format Academic Year: 2024-25 Medium: English and Hindi Available Materials: Chapter WiseExercise Wise Other Materials Important QuestionsRevision Notes

## Access NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Mathematics Chapter 5 - Understanding Elementary Shapes

Exercise 5.9

1. Match the following and give two examples of each shape.

a. Cone

i.

b. Sphere

ii.

c. Cylinder

iii.

d. Cuboid

iv.

e. Pyramid

v.

Ans: We can observe the shapes and match the given options.

a. Cone- A cone has a pointed top and circular base. Thus, the figure that matches the description of (a) is option (i). The two examples are, a birthday cap and an ice-cream cone.

b. Sphere- A sphere is a three-dimensional form of circle. Thus, the figure that matches option (b) is option (ii). The two examples are basketball and football.

c. Cylinder- A cylinder has a circular top and bottom. Thus, the figure that  matches option (c) is option (iii). The two examples are, roller pin and coffee mug.

d. Cuboid- A cuboid has rectangular faces. Thus, the figure that matches option (d) is option (iv). Two examples are, match-box and books.

e. Pyramid- A pyramid has triangular faces. Thus, the figure that matches option (e) is option (v). Two examples of pyramids are camping tents and Toblerone chocolate.

2. What is the shape of the following items?

Ans: My instrument box is a cuboid.

b. A brick

Ans: A brick is a cuboid.

c. A match box

Ans: A match box is a cuboid.

Ans: The shape of a road roller is a cylinder.