Most Important Questions
Subject – Science
Topic-Optical Instrument and Human Eye
Q. 1. What will be the colour of the red rose when
placed separately in white light and blue light? Give reasons for your answer.
Explain the following terms in relation to the defects of vision and corrections
provided for them: Myopia (near sightedness), Hypermetropia (Long/far
sightedness), Astigmatism, Bifocal lenses.
Q. 2. Describe with the help of a ray diagram how a person with myopic
vision can be helped by spectacles.
Q. 3. In what S.I units is the power of lenses stated? A convex lens has
a focal length of 50cm. calculate its power.
Q. 4. Explain how we see different colors of an object. Why it is that
some people are not able to distinguish between different colors? The chicken
wakes up with the sunrise and sleeps with the sunset. How does it manage?
Q. 5.Find the focal length of a concave lens of power -2D.
Q. 6.State two main causes of a person developing Myopia/ Hypermetropia.
Q. 7.The far point of a myopic person is 150cm in front of eye. Calculate
the focal length and the power of the lens required to enable him to see distant
Q. 8.How does a convex lens behave as a magnifier? Find the magnification
of this lens and suggest a method to improve magnification.
Q. 9.Write the relation between the power and focal length of the convex
length and its sign conventions.
Q. 10.What is the function of rod and cone cells in the human eye? Write
a note on the defects of human eye.
Q. 11.Draw a labeled diagram of human eye. Write the functions of Cornea,
Iris, Pupil, eye lens and retina.
Q. 12.A boy has spectacles of focal length -50cm. Which defect he is
suffering from? Compute the power of lens