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## Fractions | Mathematics- Extra Questions | Class 6

Which of the following is a smaller fraction? (a) 4545 (b) 5353 (c) 5656 (d) 5252 Express as mixed fraction169169. 279279 159159 179179 259259 What fraction of an hour is 45 minutes? None of these 3434 1414 1212 17101____1210117101____12101 (a) None of these (b) > (c) = (d) < Write the fraction representing the shaded region in the given square. 416416 Read more…

## Practical Geometry | Mathematics- Extra Questions | Class 6

Angles of set squares are 45, 90 and ____. 60 75 30 90 A ________ is the longest chord of a circle. diameter radius None of these chord If the radius of a circle is 8.5 cm, then the diameter of the circle is ____. None of these 17 cm Read more…

## Lost Spring – Stories of Stolen Childhood | Flamingo | Class 12

About the author She is an Indian woman author, journalist and columnist. She belongs to an aristocratic family of poets. Her most noted work, Unveiling India (1987) was a detailed chronicle of the lives of women in India. Anees Jung Born at Rourkela, India in 1964 Summary The author tells Read more…

## Indigo | Flamingo | Class 12

About the Author Louis Fischer (1896-1970) was born in Philadelphia in 1896. He served as a volunteer in the British Army between 1918-1920. Fischer made a career as a journalist and wrote for The New York Times, The Saturday Review and for European and Asian publications. He was also a Read more…

## The Necklace | Footprints without Feet | Class 10

Author: Guy De Maupassant About the Author: Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (5 August 1850 – 6 July 1893) was a French writer, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the naturalist school of writers, who depicted human lives and destinies and social Read more…

## The Book that Saved the Earth | Footprints without Feet | Class 10

Author: Claire Boiko Introduction to the Lesson The book that saved the earth is a story that revolves around a book of nursery rhyme titled ‘the Mother Goose’ that has been picturised as the book that saved the earth from an alien attack. The story begins with a historian that Read more…

## On Equality | Social Science | Civics | NCERT Solutions | Class 7

Q1. Fill in the blanks. India is a democratic country. Equality is a key feature of democracy. The idea of universal adult franchise is based on the idea of equality. Every person is equal before the law. Q2. True/False One of the more common forms of inequality in India is the caste system. True Read more…