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**Volume And Surface Area Of Solids**

**1.**** What is the Volume of the Cube if the Perimeter of one face of a Cube is 40 cm?**a) 800 Cm

^{3}

b) 1000 Cm

^{3}

c) 600 Cm

^{3}

d) 820 Cm

^{3}

**2. If the Length, Breadth, and Height of a Cuboid are 2 m, 2 m, and 1 m. What is the Surface Area in m ^{2}?**

a) 12

b) 24

c) 16

d) 8

**3. A Rectangular SandBox is 5 m wide and 2 m long. How many Cubic Metres of Sand is needed to fill the Box unto a Depth of 10 cm?**

a) 2.5

b) 1

c) 5

d) 3

**4. What is the Surface Area of a Cube of Side 27 Cm?**

a) 4374 cm^{2}

b) 6080 cm^{2}

c) 2298 cm^{2}

d) 729 cm^{2}

**5. If the Length, Breadth, and Height of a Cuboid are in the Ratio 6 : 5 : 4 and the Total Surface Area of the Cuboid is 33300 cm ^{2}. What is the Breadth of the Cuboid?**

a) 95 cm

b) 25 cm

c) 55 cm

d) 75 cm

**6. The number of Bricks each measuring 25 cm x 12.5 cm x 7.5 cm required to construct a wall 6 m Long, 5 m High, and 0.5 m Thick, While the Mortar occupies 5% of the Volume of the Wall is?**a) 8819

b) 6080

c) 9011

d) 2019

**7. What is the weight of the beam if the beam is 9 m long, 40 cm wide, and 20 cm Deep is made up of iron that weighs 50 kg per cubic meter?**

a) 15 kg

b) 39 kg

c) 29 kg

d) 36 kg

**8. What is the length of the Longest Rod that can be placed in a room 30 m long, 24 m broad, and 18 m high?**

a) 45√2 m

b) 15√2 m

c) 30√2 m

d) 60 m

**9. Each brick measures 25 cm x 12.5 cm x 7.5 cm, How many Bricks will be needed to construct a wall 15 m long, 1.8 m high, and 37.5 cm thick?**

a) 4404

b) 4320

c) 6020

d) 6460

**10. A Wooden Box of Dimensions 8 m x 7 m x 6 m is to carry Rectangular Boxes of dimensions 8 cm x 7 cm x 6 cm. What is the Maximum Number of Boxes that can be carried in the Wooden box?**

a) 99,00,000

b) 10,00,000

c) 12,00,000

d) 98,00,000

**11. What is the Total Surface Area of all the Small Cubes if 4 cm Cube is cut into 1 cm Cubes?**a) 354 cm

^{2}

b) 396 cm

^{2}

c) 384 cm

^{2}

d) 324 cm

^{2}

**12. If each side of a Cube is doubled. What is its Volume?**

a) Becomes 8 times

b) Becomes double

c) Becomes 6 times

d) Does not change

**13. A Cube of side 6 cm is cut into a number of cubes each of side 2 cm. What is the number of Cubes so formed?**

a) 22

b) 61

c) 27

d) 24

**14. If Three Cubes of Metal of edges 6 cm, 8 cm, and 10 cm are melted and made into a single cube. What is the edge of the new cube so formed?**

a) 92 cm

b) 24 cm

c) 18 cm

d) 12 cm

**15. If two cubes each with an 8 cm edge are joined end to end, what is the Surface Area of the resulting Cuboid?**

a) 640 cm^{3}

b) 560 cm^{3}

c) 830 cm^{3}

d) 440 cm^{3}

**16. The Volume of a wall, 5 times as high as it is broad and 8 times as long as it is high is 12.8 m ^{3}. What is the breadth of the wall?**a) 22.5 cm

b) 40 cm

c) 20 cm

d) 10 cm

**17. The length of the longest pole that can be placed on the floor of a room is 10m and the length of the longest pole that can be placed in a room is 10 √2 m. What is the height of the room?**

a) 10.5 m

b) 10.2 m

c) 10 m

d) 20 m

**18. If the length of the diagonal of a cube is 4√3 cm. What is the length of its edge?**

a) 4 cm

b) 8 cm

c) 6 cm

d) 2 cm

**19. What is the Surface Area of a Cube if its Volume is 2744 Cm ^{3}?**

a) 196 cm

^{2}

b) 1176 cm

^{2}

c) 784 cm

^{2}

d) 588 cm

^{2}

**20. What is the Volume of a Cube with Surface Area 384 cm ^{2}?**

a) 196 Cm

^{3}

b) 256 Cm

^{3}

c) 512 Cm

^{3}

d) 118 Cm

^{3}

**21. What is the number of Coins required, if one coin is 1.5 cm in diameter and 0.2 cm thick to be melted to form a Right Circular Cylinder of height 10 cm and diameter 4.5 cm?**a) 654

b) 650

c) 450

d) 474

**22. What is the Total Surface Area of the Cylinder if the ratio between the radius of the base and the height of a Cylinder is 2 : 3 and its volume is 1617 cm ^{3}?**

a) 462 cm

^{2}

b) 308 cm

^{2}

c) 707 cm

^{2}

d) 554 cm

^{2}

**23. What is the ratio of the Total Surface Area to the Lateral Surface Area of a cylinder with base radius 80 cm and height 20 cm?**

a) 2 : 3

b) 4 : 1

c) 5 : 1

d) 3 : 1

**24. If the height of a Cylinder is 14 cm and its Curved Surface Area is 264 cm ^{2}. What is the Volume of the Cylinder?**

a) 308 cm

^{3}

b) 396 cm

^{3}

c) 498 cm

^{3}

d) 526 cm

^{3}

**25. What is its height of a Cylinder if the Curved Surface Area is 1760 m^{2}and its base radius is 14 cm?**

a) 15 cm

b) 5 cm

c) 10 cm

d) 20 cm

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**26. What is the Total Surface Area of the cylinder having a diameter of 28 cm and height 20 cm?**a) 2994 cm

^{2}

b) 2993 cm

^{2}

c) 2992 cm

^{2}

d) 2991 cm

^{2}

**27. What is the Volume of the Cylinder whose height is 14 cm and the diameter of the base is 4 cm?**

a) 352 cm^{3}

b) 176 cm^{3}

c) 154 cm^{3}

d) 129 cm^{3}

**28. What is the ratio of the Surface Area if Two Cubes have their volumes in the ratio 1 : 27?**

a) 1 : 8

b) 1 : 9

c) 1 : 19

d) 1 : 21

**29. 1 m ^{3} = ________ cm^{3}**

a) 10,00,000

b) 10,000,000

c) 10,00,000,000

d) 1,00,000

**30. 1 cm ^{3} = ________ dm^{3}**

a) 0.1

b) 0.01

c) 0.001

d) 0.0001

**31. If the Surface Area of a cube is numerically equal to its volume, then the edge of the cube is?**a) 8 Units

b) 2 Units

c) 6 Units

d) 4 Units

**32. To calculate the Area of the road paved by a road roller, we need to find the ______ of the roller?**

a) Area

b) Curved Surface Area

c) Total Surface Area

d) Volume

**33. A ________, when rolled along its length or breadth, forms a Cylinder**.

a) Rectangle

b) Square

c) Cone

d) Hexagon

**34. If the Volume of a Cylinder is numerically equal to its Curved Surface Area. What is the radius of the base?**

a) 1 Unit

b) 2 Units

c) 3 Units

d) 4 Units

**35. What is the Total Surface Area of a Cuboid?**

a) (lxbxh) Sq. Units

b) 2[(l+b)xh] Sq. Units

c) √(l²+b²+h²) Sq. Units

d) 2(lb+bh+lh) Sq. Units

**36. What is the Diagonal of a Cuboid?**a) a² Units

b) a

^{3}Units

c) √(l²+b²+h²) Units

d) √(l²+b²+h²) Sq. Units

**37. What is the Total Surface Area of a Cube?**

a) 4a² Sq. Units

b) 6a² Sq. Units

c) 5a² Sq. Units

d) a² Sq. Units

**38. What is the Curved Surface Area of a Cylinder?**

a) πrh Sq. Units

b) 2πrh Sq. Units

c) 4πrh Sq. Units

d) 2πr²h Sq. Units

**39. What is the Volume of a Cylinder?**

a) πr²h Sq. Units

b) 2πr²h Sq. Units

c) πr²h Cubic Units

d) 2πr²h Cubic Units

**40. What is the Total Surface Area of a Cylinder?**

a) 2πr²(r+h) Cubic Units

b) 4πr²(r+h) Sq. Units

c) 2πr(r+h) Cubic Units

d) 2πr(r+h) Sq. Units

**41. What is the Volume of a Cuboid?**a) √(l²+b²+h²) Cubic Units

b) (lxbxh) Cubic Units

c) a

^{3}Cubic Units

d) a√3 Cubic Units

**42. What is the Lateral Surface Area of a Cuboid?**

a) 2[(l+b)xh] Sq. Units

b) 2[lx(b+h)] Sq. Units

c) 2πr²h Sq. Units

d) 2πrh Sq. Units

**43. What is the Volume of a Cube?**

a) 6a^{3} Cubic Units

b) 4a^{3} Cubic Units

c) 2a^{3} Cubic Units

d) a^{3} Cubic Units

**44. What is the Lateral Surface Area of a Cube?**

a) 4a² Units

b) 4a² Sq. Units

c) 4a^{3} Cubic Units

d) 2πrh Sq. Units

**45. What is the Volume of a cuboid of length: 24 cm, breadth: 16 cm, and height: 7.5 cm?**

a) 2980 cm^{3}

b) 1880 cm^{3}

c) 2880 cm^{3}

d) 2440 cm^{3}

**46. What is the Diagonal of a Cube?**a) a√6 Units

b) a√3 Units

c) a√3 Sq. Units

d) a√3 Cubic Units

**47. What is the Volume of a Cylinder if height: 42 cm, base radius: 10 cm?**

a) 13200 cm^{3}

b) 12200 cm^{3}

c) 11200 cm^{3}

d) 10200 cm^{3}

**48. What is the Total Surface Area of a Cylinder of height: 32 cm and radius: 10.5 cm?**

a) 1298 cm^{2}

b) 1126 cm^{2}

c) 2805 cm^{2}

d) 3905 cm^{2}

**49. A roller of diameter 84 cm and length of 120 cm takes 500 complete revolutions to level a playground, what will be the cost of leveling it at ₹4.50 per m ^{2}?**

a) ₹2229

b) ₹9089

c) ₹ 21695

d) ₹7128

**50. What is the height of a cylinder if the Total Surface Area is 660 cm ^{2} and radius 5 cm?**

a) 24 cm

b) 20 cm

c) 16 cm

d) 12 cm

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**51. If the Curved Surface Area and Volume of a Cylindrical Pillar are 264 m ^{2} and 924 m^{3}. What is the Diameter of the pillar?**

a) 21 m

b) 14 m

c) 7 m

d) 28 m

**52. How many bricks will be required to construct a wall 10 m long, 6 m high, and 22.5 cm thick, if each brick measures 25 cm x 12 cm x 9 cm?**

a) 5054

b) 5000

c) 6000

d) 9090

**53. What is the length of the longest rod that can be placed in a room 16 m long, 12 m broad and 32/3 m high?**

a) 66/3 m

b) 67/3 m

c) 68/3 m

d) 69/3 m

**54. The length, breadth, and height of a Cuboid are in the ratio 6:5:3. If its Total Surface Area is 504 cm ^{2}. What is the Volume of the Cube?**

a) 950 cm

^{3}

b) 520 cm

^{3}

c) 720 cm

^{3}

d) 660 cm

^{3}

**55. The Total Surface Area of a Cube is 384 cm ^{2}. What is the Volume?**

a) 512 cm

^{3}

b) 612 cm

^{3}

c) 224 cm

^{3}

d) 198 cm

^{3}

**56. What is the Volume of a Cube whose edges measure 15 cm?**a) 5151 cm

^{3}

b) 3375 cm

^{3}

c) 9934cm

^{3}

d) 6547 cm

^{3}

**57. The Volume of Cuboid is 972 m ^{3}. If its length and breadth are 16 cm and 13.5 cm. What is the height?**

a) 8.8 m

b) 6.7 m

c) 4.5 m

d) 2.5 m

**58. What is the length of the wire if 2200 cm ^{3} of brass is to be drawn into a cylindrical wire of diameter 0.5 cm?**

a) 152 m

b) 312 m

c) 112 m

d) 212 m

**59. What is the height of a Cylinder if the Total Surface Area is 660 cm ^{2} and the radius is 5 cm?**

a) 16 cm

b) 26 cm

c) 84 cm

d) 660 cm

**60. A swimming pool 70 m x 44 m x 3 m is filled by water from a pipe of diameter 35 cm at 6 m per second. What is the time required to fill the pool?**

a) 30/9 hours

b) 10/9 hours

c) 20/9 hours

d) 40/9 hours

**61. How many Cubic Metres of the earth must be dug out to sink a well 22.5 m deep that has a diameter of 7m?**a) 766.25 m

^{3}

b) 866.25 m

^{3}

c) 966.25 m

^{3}

d) 884.25 m

^{3}

**62. A well **is dug 8 m deep, it has a diameter of 14 m. What is the height of the embankment if the earth taken out of it has been evenly spread all around to form an embankment of width 21 m?

a) 49.8 m

b) 14 m

c) 8 m

d) 53.3 m

**63. The Total Surface Area of a Solid Cylinder is 462 cm ^{2} and its Curved Surface Area is one-third of its Total Surface Area. What is the Volume of the Cylinder?**

a) 448 cm

^{3}

b) 539 cm

^{3}

c) 229 cm

^{3}

d) 339 cm

^{3}

**64. A 20 m deep well with diameter 7 m is dug up and the earth from digging is spread evenly to form a platform 22m x 14 m. Find the height of the platform?**

a) 2.5 m

b) 3.5 m

c) 4.5 m

d) 5.5 m

**65. A classroom is 10 m long, 6.4 m broad, and 5m high. If each student is given 1.6 m ^{2} of the floor area. How many students can be accommodated in the room?**

a) 50

b) 30

c) 20

d) 40

**66. The length, breadth, and height of a room are 8m, 6.5 m, and 3.5 m. What is the area of 4 walls of the room?**a) 102.5 m

^{2}

b) 101.5 m

^{2}

c) 99.5 m

^{2}

d) 103.5 m

^{2}

**67. Find the Lateral Surface Area of the new Cube formed if the three cubes of metal with edges 5 cm, 4 cm, 3 cm are melted to form a single cube?**

a) 142 cm^{2}

b) 144 cm^{2}

c) 124 cm^{2}

d) 112 cm^{2}

**68. What is the length of each edge of the cube if a solid piece of metal in the form of a cuboid of dimensions 24 cm x 18 cm x 4 cm is melted down and recast into a cube?**

a) 16 cm

b) 8 cm

c) 10 cm

d) 12 cm

**69. If the Areas of the three adjacent faces of a cuboidal box are 120 cm ^{2}, 72 cm^{2}, 60 cm^{2}. What is the Volume of the Box?**

a) 550 cm

^{3}

b) 620 cm

^{3}

c) 320 cm

^{3}

d) 720 cm

^{3}

**70. How many planks can be stored in a place 15 m long, 4 m wide, and 60 m deep if each measure 5 m x 24 cm x 10 cm?**

a) 200

b) 150

c) 300

d) 100

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