End Of Year Science

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End Of Year Science - Quiz

The TEKS exams are designed to cover the whole year and that being said there is a lot that one can forget if they do not practice some of the topics. Below is a 5th grade end of year science test that will enable you to pass the upcoming test. Give it a shot and all the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is an educated guess?
    • A. 

      Problem

    • B. 

      Hypothesis

    • C. 

      Conclusion

    • D. 

      Testing

  • 2. 
    How many variables are you allowed to have in an investigation?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1

  • 3. 
    Anything that has mass and takes up space is called -
    • A. 

      Matter

    • B. 

      Evaporation

    • C. 

      Cycle

    • D. 

      Weight

  • 4. 
    Which two types of energy is released from a fire?
    • A. 

      Electrical and light

    • B. 

      Light and mechanical

    • C. 

      Light and heat

    • D. 

      Heat and sound

  • 5. 
    Ms. Gustavus started her car on a cold moring.  When she turned on the heater in the car, all the cars windows fogged up.  Why did this happen?
    • A. 

      It was precipitating outside

    • B. 

      The car was insulated

    • C. 

      Condensation was gathering on the windows

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Ms. Gustavus mixed iron fillings and sand together.  What is the best way to seperate the two substances?
    • A. 

      Use a filter

    • B. 

      Use a funnel

    • C. 

      Use your hands

    • D. 

      Use a magnet

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is the producer?
    • A. 

      The fox

    • B. 

      The plant

    • C. 

      The mouse

    • D. 

      The Sun

  • 8. 
    If the fox is taken out of the cycle what will happen?
    • A. 

      The would be an increase in the mouse population

    • B. 

      There would be a decrease in the mouse population

    • C. 

      There would be an increase in the plant population

    • D. 

      Bears would take the place of the foxes

  • 9. 
    Some students were exploring the properties of water.  They placed a cup with 80 mL of water into a freezer and another cup with 40 mL into another freezer.  Which of the following will be the same for both of the cups of water?
    • A. 

      The mass of the frozen water

    • B. 

      The weight of the frozen water

    • C. 

      The temperature at which they freeze

    • D. 

      The time it takes them to freeze

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is a renewable resource?
    • A. 

      Soil

    • B. 

      Wind

    • C. 

      Coal

    • D. 

      Minerals

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is an example of refraction?
    • A. 

      A mirror

    • B. 

      Black paper

    • C. 

      Glasses

    • D. 

      A window

  • 12. 
    The following are all inherited traits except -
    • A. 

      Hair color

    • B. 

      Shape of nose

    • C. 

      Talking

    • D. 

      Freckles

  • 13. 
    An insect that produces waves in the water can all so produce waves in the air.  What can these air vibration produce?
    • A. 

      Sound

    • B. 

      Light

    • C. 

      Heat

    • D. 

      Oxygen

  • 14. 
    A student plans to make a light bulb glow by making a closed circuit.  All of the following objects can be used except -
    • A. 

      Copper penny

    • B. 

      Plastic comb

    • C. 

      Metal spoon

    • D. 

      Iron nail

  • 15. 
    In which of the ways can volcanes build up land -
    • A. 

      By adding heat to the Earth's surface

    • B. 

      By adding gasses to the atmosphere

    • C. 

      By adding lave to the Earth's surface

    • D. 

      By adding water vapro to the atmospher

  • 16. 
    Fossil fuels formed over along period of time because of heat and preasure were applied to -
    • A. 

      Carbon filtered through limestone

    • B. 

      Organisms buried in the ground

    • C. 

      Bacteria laying on top of mud

    • D. 

      Nitrogen mixed in the water

  • 17. 
    Which of these causes day and night on the Earth?
    • A. 

      The Earth rotating on its axis

    • B. 

      The moon revolving arund the Earth

    • C. 

      The Earth revolving around the Sun

    • D. 

      Ms. Gustavus turning the lights on and off

  • 18. 
    If you went to the moon which of the following would change?
    • A. 

      Your mass

    • B. 

      Your height

    • C. 

      Your weight

    • D. 

      Your hair color

  • 19. 
    If you add sand to water what will happen to the sand?
    • A. 

      It will dissolve

    • B. 

      It will disapear

    • C. 

      It float to the top

    • D. 

      It will sink to the bottom

  • 20. 
    How long does it take the Earth to revolve around the Sun?
    • A. 

      24 hours

    • B. 

      52 weeks

    • C. 

      27 days

    • D. 

      3 years

  • 21. 
    Which of these can cause sharp rough mountains to become rounded over time?
    • A. 

      Wind and rain

    • B. 

      The Sun's rays

    • C. 

      Light and darkness

    • D. 

      Lava erupting from a volcano

  • 22. 
    Which of the follwing is represented in this diagram?
    • A. 

      Water evaporating

    • B. 

      Coal formation

    • C. 

      Plant cycle

    • D. 

      The transfer of energy

  • 23. 
    If the volume of an object is greater than its mass the object will -
    • A. 

      Sink in water

    • B. 

      Float in water

    • C. 

      Dissolve in water

    • D. 

      Nothing will happen

  • 24. 
    Oil and water is an example of -
    • A. 

      A solution

    • B. 

      A reflection

    • C. 

      A mixture

    • D. 

      A refraction

  • 25. 
    How can this birds adaptaion help it survive?
    • A. 

      Swimming

    • B. 

      Catching prey

    • C. 

      Scratching the soil for bugs

    • D. 

      Running

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