Gujarat Board GSEB Textbook Solutions Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 Understanding Elementary Shapes Ex 5.9 Textbook Questions and Answers.

## Gujarat Board Textbook Solutions Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 Understanding Elementary Shapes Ex 5.9

Question 1.

Match the following:

Give two new examples of each shape.

Solution:

Other examples:

(a) Cone:

(i) An ice cream cone

(ii) A birthday cap

(b) Sphere:

(i) A cricket ball

(ii) A tennis ball

(c) Cylinder:

(i) A lawn-roller

(ii) A road-roller

(d) Cuboid:

(i) A brick

(ii) A book

(e) Pyramid:

(i) Pyramids of Egypt

(ii) A diamond

Question 2.

What shape is:

(a) your instrument box?

(b) a brick?

(c) a matchbox?

(d) a road-roller?

(e) a sweet laddu?

Solution:

(a) The shape of instrument box is a cuboid.

(b) The shape of a brick is a cuboid.

(c) The shape of a matchbox is a cuboid.

(d) The shape of a road-roller is a cylinder.

(e) The shape of a sweet laddu is a sphere.