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NCERT: Math-Magic Solutions for Class-1, Chapter-1: Shapes and Space

The chapter Shapes and Space deals with comparison of objects in terms of size and position, and helps the students to identify and sort shapes.

It covers the topics:

Inside - Outside |
Bigger - Smaller |
Biggest- Smallest |

Top - Bottom |
Nearer - Farther |
Nearest - Farthest |

On - Under |
Above - Below |
Shapes Around Us |

Sorting |
Rolling - Sliding |
Shapes |

Inside - Outside |

Bigger - Smaller |

Biggest- Smallest |

Top - Bottom |

Nearer - Farther |

Nearest - Farthest |

On - Under |

Above - Below |

Shapes Around Us |

Sorting |

Rolling - Sliding |

Shapes |

The NCERT Math-Magic questions are answered in a simple and engaging manner. We have also related ‘Learning Concepts’ and interactive worksheets with the solutions. Our ‘Learning Beyond’ segment caters to all the probable questions that a child might think out of curiosity.

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### Question and Answers

**Chapter 1: Shapes and
Space**

**Bigger – Smaller**

**Question 1 : **Tick (✔) the bigger.

**Answer : **Observe the animals in the given picture. So, the correct
answer is:

**Question 2 : **Tick(✔) the smaller.

**Answer : **Observe the size of the leaves and animals in the given
picture.

**Question 3 : **Tick(✔) the smaller tyre.

**Answer : **Observe the tyres in the given picture. You can see that the
right one is bigger and the left one is smaller. The correct answer is:

**Biggest – Smallest**

**Question 4 : ** Tick (✔) the smallest tree.

**Answer : **Among the given trees, one is the smallest and one is the
biggest, the correct answer is:

**Question 5 : **Tick(✔) the biggest animal.

**Answer : **Observe the animals in the given picture carefully. The
elephant is the biggest among the three animals. So, the correct answer is:

**Question 6 : **Tick(✔) the smallest fruit.

**Answer : **Observe the size of the fruits in the given picture. The
correct answer is:

**Question 7 : **Tick(✔) the biggest bubble.

**Answer : **Observe the sizes of the bubbles in the given picture. The
correct answer is:

**Top – Bottom**

**Question 8 : **Tick(✔) the pot on the top.

**Answer : **Observe the position of the pots in the given picture
carefully. The correct answer is:

**Question 9 : **Tick(✔) the animal at the bottom of the stairs.

**Answer : **Observe the position of the animals in the given picture
carefully. The correct answer is:

**Nearer – Farther**

**Question 10 : **Tick(✔) the bird nearer to home.

**Answer : ** Observe the distances between birds and the home in the
given picture carefully. The correct answer is:

**Question 11 : **Tick(✔) the cat farther from the tree.

**Answer : **Observe the distances between the cats and the tree in the
given picture carefully. The correct answer is:

**Nearest – Farthest**

**Question 12 : **Tick(✔) the puppy farthest from the tree.

**Answer : **Observe the distances between the puppies and the tree in
the given picture carefully. The correct answer is:

**Question 13 : **Tick(✔) the tree nearest to the bird.

**Answer : **Observe the distances between the trees and the bird in the
given picture.
The correct answer is:

**On – Under, Above – Below**

**Question 14 : **Tick(✔) the children on the table and cross (🗶)
the children under the table.

**Answer : **In the given picture observe carefully the position of
children with respect to the table. The correct answer is:

**Question 15 : **Discuss near-far, top-bottom

**Answer : **Discuss this picture with your teacher, friends, and family
members and mark things as top, bottom, near and far. One of the possible answers is shown below:

**Shapes around us**

**Question 16 : **Put the shapes in the pink and yellow boxes by
drawing a line.

**Answer : **Observe the shape of the object shown in the pink box
carefully. Put the similarly shaped objects in the pink box by drawing lines. Follow the same steps
for the yellow box. The correct answer is:

**Question 17 : **Match the similar shapes by drawing a line.

**Answer : **Identify the shapes of the objects in the given picture.
Join similar shapes by drawing a line. The correct answer is:

**Sorting**

**Question 18 : **Sort shapes by joining with similar shapes.

**Answer : **Observe the shapes the boy is holding in the picture and
join each shape with all the similar shapes shown in the picture by drawing lines. The correct
answer is:

**Question 19 : **Make pairs of similar shapes.

**Answer : **Identify the shape of the object and join it with a similar
shape by drawing a line. The correct answer is: Rolling – Sliding

**Question 20 : **Tick(✔) the objects that will roll.

**Answer : **Objects having smooth and round surfaces will roll and
objects having smooth and the plane surface will slide. The correct answer is:

**Question 21 : **Tick(✔) the objects that will slide.

**Answer : **Objects having smooth and round surfaces will roll and
objects having smooth and plane surfaces will slide. The correct answer is:

**Shapes**

**Question 22 : **Match the shapes of same sizes.

**Answer : ** Observe the sizes of the shapes in the given picture
carefully and match the shapes of similar size by drawing a line. The correct answer is:

**Question 23 : **Match the same shapes.

**Answer : ** Observe the shapes and match similar shapes by drawing a
line. The correct answer is:

**Question 24 : **Colour the smallest shape.

**Answer : **
The correct answer is:

**Question 25 : **Join the similar shapes.

**Answer : **Observe each and every shape given in the picture carefully
and join the similar shapes by drawing a line. The correct answer is:

**Question 26 : **

Colour green, red and blue.

**Answer : **In the given picture colour all the △ shapes are in green,
all the ◯ shapes in red and all the ▭ shapes in blue. The correct answer is:

**Question 27 : **

Colour green, Pink and Yellow.

**Answer : **In the given picture colour all the △ shapes are in green,
all the ◯ shapes in pink and all the ▭ shapes in yellow. The correct answer is:

**Question 28 : **Make similar figures using the shapes kit given
at the back of this book.

**Answer : **Do it by yourself.