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PAGE MARKS 5 SCIENCE 7 9 11 13 KEY STAGE 2 2003 15 17 LEVELS TEST A 19 3–5 20 TOTAL TEST A First Name Last Name School Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk INSTRUCTIONS Read this carefully. Answers This shows where you will need to put your answer. For some questions you may need to draw an answer instead of writing one. You have 45 minutes for this test. Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk 1 (a) Balanced Diets A class carries out a survey to find out how often the children eat vegetables. Tally chart to show how often the children eat vegetables Number of children How often? more than once a day once a day once a week less than once a week never Use the tally chart. How many children eat vegetables more than once a day? 1a ................................................................................................................ 1 mark (b) Eleven children gave the same answer as each other. Use the tally chart to find out what answer these eleven children gave. 1b 1 mark ................................................................................................................ Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 4 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (c) In a balanced diet, each food group has a special function in the body. Each food below is a good source of something the body needs. Draw THREE lines below to match each food to its special function. Food Function: Good source of... carrots and oranges fuel for activity. chicken and eggs new material for growth. bread and cakes vitamins for health. 1c 1 mark (d) Nasreen makes a poster to show how to stay healthy. Only some of the ideas on her poster are good. Tick TWO boxes to show the best ideas on the poster below. To stay healthy you should: eat lots of fried food. eat different kinds of food. smoke every day. 1d exercise often. Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 1 mark 5 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 2 (a) Opposing Forces Some children are riding skateboards. It is easy to get hurt riding a skateboard. Look at the picture below. List TWO pieces of safety equipment that the children have used. (1) .......................................................................................................... 2a (2) .......................................................................................................... 1 mark Jane (b) Louis Jane and Louis are facing in the same direction. They are on level ground and they are not moving. Jane gently pushes Louis on his skateboard. He moves forwards. As Louis moves, Jane also moves. In which direction do Jane and her skateboard move when she pushes Louis? Tick ONE box. to her left backwards forwards 2b to her right 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 6 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (c) Jane and Louis go back to the same starting places. Jane gives Louis a bigger push on his skateboard. They both move faster this time. (i) What happens to the distance that Louis travels on this second push compared to the first push? 2ci ...................................................................................................... (ii) 1 mark What happens to the distance that Jane travels on the second push compared to the first push? 2cii ...................................................................................................... (d) 1 mark Dave goes over a jump on his skateboard. When he jumps he stays in the air for a short time. What force makes him return to the ground? 2d ................................................................................................................ Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 7 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 1 mark 3 (a) Vegetable Patch Kami sees all of the things below while he is working in his vegetable patch. Tick FIVE boxes to show which of these things are living. water tree sun starling fly rabbit bonfire daisy 3ai 1 mark 3aii 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 8 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (b) Kami grows cabbages in his vegetable patch. Some of the cabbages are eaten by snails. Some of the snails are eaten by birds called thrushes. Write a food chain to show this information. 3bi 1 mark Use arrows in your food chain. 3bii ............................ (c) ............................ ............................ 1 mark A cabbage has many leaves. Tick ONE box to show why leaves are important to a cabbage plant. The leaves... anchor the plant in attract insects. the ground. produce new material collect pollen. (d) for growth. 3c 1 mark Kami cuts a cabbage in half. The leaves on the outside of the cabbage are dark. The leaves on the inside are a pale yellow colour. Which statement best explains why the leaves on the inside are paler? Tick ONE box. The leaves on the inside of the cabbage get... less light. less water. more minerals. more air. 3d 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 9 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 4 (a) Paper Towels Each of four children examined a different type of paper towel. Wipa towels have two layers Sall y Moppa towels feel soft Soaka towels feel thick Alice Ian I can’t see through Cleana towels S t u a rt Decide the kind of statement all the children have made. Tick ONE box. a prediction 4a a measurement a plan an observation 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 10 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (b) Robert and Lauren dropped water onto the four towels until they would hold no more water. They recorded their results in a table. They are trying to find out something about the towels. What question were the children investigating? ............................................................................................................... 4b ............................................................................................................... (c) 1 mark What is the ONE factor they changed as they carried out their investigation? 4c ............................................................................................................... Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 11 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 1 mark 5 (a) Shadows One sunny day, some children use a rounders post to make shadows in their playground. rounders post When light shines on the rounders post, a shadow forms. Where does the light come from? 5a ................................................................................................................ 1 mark (b) The rounders post makes a dark shadow. Tick ONE box to complete the sentence below. The rounders post makes a dark shadow because it is... opaque. solid. 5b smooth. transparent. tall. heavy. 1 mark Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 12 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (c) The children draw round the shadow of the rounders post every half hour from 9:30 until 12 noon. They measure the length of each shadow and record their results in this table: Time (am) Length of shadow (cm) 9:30 146 10:00 130 10:30 116 11:00 109 11:30 106 12:00 103 What happened to the length of the shadow during the morning? 5c ................................................................................................................ (d) 1 mark The children make a line graph to show the results from the morning. Continue the line on the graph to show how the length of the shadow would change between 12 noon and 2:30 pm. Length of shadow (cm) 160 150 140 130 120 110 100 90 80 70 60 9:30 am 5d 1 mark 12:00 noon 2:30 pm Time Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 13 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 6 Germinating Seeds (a) These children have recorded their observations about lettuce seeds germinating at three temperatures. They planted the same number of seeds at each temperature. 6a 1 mark Complete the table to show how many seeds germinated at o 5 C on Day 3. (b) The children were trying to find out something about seeds. What question were the children investigating? ................................................................................................................ 6b 1 mark ................................................................................................................ Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 14 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (c) The children discussed the results in the table. Look at their results table to decide whether each conclusion is true, false or you can’t tell. Tick ONE correct box for each conclusion. True False Can’t tell The quickest germination was at 25ºC. At 25ºC all the seeds germinated by Day 6. 6ci 1 mark 5ºC is too cold for seeds to germinate. 6cii The best temperature for germination was 15ºC. (d) 1 mark The best temperature to germinate any kind of seed is 25oC. Alan made a prediction: You have not collected enough information to support your prediction. Faiza said: (i) Who do you agree with? Tick ONE box. agree with Alan (ii) agree with Faiza disagree with Alan and Faiza Explain your answer. ...................................................................................................... 6d ...................................................................................................... Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 15 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 1 mark 7 (a) Temperature Changes in Drinks Rashida wants to test if a polystyrene container keeps her drink hot for longer. She makes her drink from boiled water. She measures the temperature in two plastic cups (A and B) every ten minutes with sensors joined to a computer. to computer cup A cup B temperature sensors polystyrene container The graph below shows her results. 90 80 70 60 Temperature of drink (°C) 50 cup A 40 30 cup B 20 10 0 0 40 80 120 160 200 Time (minutes) 240 280 How does the graph tell you that the drink in cup B cooled more quickly than the drink in cup A in the first 40 minutes? ............................................................................................................... 7a 1 mark ............................................................................................................... Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 16 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (b) Use the graph. Estimate the temperature of the room. 7b ....................................................°C (c) 1 mark Which of the following best describes the polystyrene around cup A? Tick ONE box. thermal insulator thermal conductor warming material cooling material 7c 1 mark (d) Using a polystyrene container or cup is a good way for Rashida to help stop heat leaving her drink. Describe another way Rashida could help stop heat leaving her drink to keep it hot for longer. 7d ................................................................................................................ Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 17 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 1 mark 8 (a) Stacking Masses tower Abdul has some stacking masses. He puts one mass on the stacking tower. He uses a forcemeter to pull the tower. masses There is a force on the tower from the forcemeter. Draw an arrow on the picture below to show the direction of this force. 8a 1 mark (b) Abdul measures the force needed to pull the tower. He notes the forcemeter reading each time he adds a mass to the tower. Notes of Abdul’s results (N) Look at the notes of Abdul’s results. Describe what Abdul’s notes tell him about the number of masses and the size of the force needed to pull them. 8bi ................................................................................................................ 1 mark 8bii 1 mark ................................................................................................................ Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 18 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk (c) Abdul puts his results into this table, but he makes a mistake. Number of masses Forcemeter reading (N) 1 0.90 2 0.75 3 0.60 4 0.45 5 0.30 What is the mistake in Abdul’s table? ................................................................................................................ 8c ................................................................................................................ (d) 1 mark Abdul notices his mistake. He corrects his table. Then he says: ‘I wonder if I made any mistakes when I did my test?’ What should he do to check if he made any mistakes in his test? ................................................................................................................ 8d ................................................................................................................ Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 19 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 1 mark 9 (a) Citric Acid and Bicarbonate of Soda Class 6B have these materials. Citric acid powder Bicarbonate of soda powder Water Tick ONE box in each row to show whether each material is a solid, a liquid or a gas. Material Solid Liquid Gas Citric acid powder 9ai Bicarbonate of soda powder 1 mark Water 9aii 1 mark (b) The teacher mixes citric acid powder with water. The powder dissolves. Explain fully how the children could separate the mixture to get the citric acid powder back. 9bi ................................................................................................................ 1 mark ................................................................................................................ 9bii 1 mark ................................................................................................................ Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk Total 20 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk END OF TEST Please check your answers Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk BLANK PAGE Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk BLANK PAGE Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk © Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) 2003 QCA key stage 2 team, 83 Piccadilly, London W1J 8QA Order refs: QCA/03/1016 (pupil pack) QCA/03/1009 (mark schemes pack) Sourced from SATs-Papers.co.uk 254914 http://www.SATs-Papers.co.uk