## NCERT Solutions For Class 6 Maths Understanding Elementary Shapes Ex 5.9

**NCERT Solutions For Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 Understanding Elementary Shapes Ex 5.9**

**Exercise 5.9**

Question 1.

Match the following:

Give two examples of each shape.

Solution:

(a) 4 ↔ (ii)

Examples:

(i) An ice-cream cone

(ii) Birthday cap

(b) ↔ (iv)

Examples:

(i) Tennis ball

(ii) Cricket ball

(c) ↔ (v)

Examples:

(i) A road roller

(ii) A lawn roller

(d) ↔ (iii)

Examples:

(i) Math book

(ii) A brick

(e) ↔ (i)

Examples:

(i) A diamond

(ii) Egypt-Pyramids

Question 2.

What shape is

(a) Your instrument box?

(b) A brick?

(b) A matchbox?

(d) A road-roller?

(e) A sweet laddu?

Solution:

(a) Shape of instrument box is cuboid.

(b) Shape of a brick is cuboid.

(c) Shape of a matchbox is cuboid.

(d) Shape of a road-roller is cylinder.

(e) Shape of a sweet laddu is sphere.