In the figure of the human eye, the cornea is represented by the letter - Science

Advertisements
Advertisements
MCQ

In the figure of the human eye, the cornea is represented by the letter

Options

  • A

  • B

  • C

  • D

Advertisements

Solution

C

Explanation - 

The transparent front part of the eye is cornea labelled as C (this is a thin layer).

  Is there an error in this question or solution?
Chapter 16: Light - Multiple Choice Questions [Page 93]

APPEARS IN

NCERT Exemplar Science Class 8
Chapter 16 Light
Multiple Choice Questions | Q 8. | Page 93

RELATED QUESTIONS

Define the term: Power of accommodation of the eye.


Compare the following: Choroid and retina


Draw labelled diagrams of the following: Eye


Write short notes on the following: Retina 


Answer briefly:

How do you perceive the colour of an object?


How does the eye regulate the amount of light that falls on the retina?


Explain the following:

Mechanism of generation of light-induced impulse in the retina.


Differentiate between: Rods and cones


Distinguish between: aqueous humor and vitreous humor


Distinguish between: blind spot and yellow spot


Which. of the following has normal vision?

(a) Xc Xc
(b) Xc Y
(c) XC Xc
(d) Xc Yc


Fill in the blanks in the following.

The size of the pupil becomes ________ when you see in dim light.


Fill in the blanks in the following.

Night birds have _________ cones than rods in their eyes.

 


Draw a labelled sketch of the human eye.


Explain why the image distance in the eye does not change when we change the distance of an object from the eye? 


Describe the anatomy of the human eye.


Explain the mechanism of vision.


Match the following:

Column I Column II
(i) Myopia (a) Converging power of eye lens becomes low
(ii) Hypermetropia (b) Converging power of eye lens remains the same
  (c) Converging power of eye lens becomes high

Give the scientific names of the following parts of the eye: 

 a clear window at the front of the eye.  


How is the amount of light entering the eye controlled?


What happens to the eye when you enter a darkened cinema hall from bright sunshine? Give reason for your answer.


How does the eye change in order to focus on near or distant objects?
(a) The lens moves in or out
(b) The retina moves in or out
(c) The lens becomes thicker or thinner
(d) The pupil gets larger or smaller


The size of the pupil of the eye is adjusted by:
(a) cornea
(b) ciliary muscles
(c) optic nerve
(d) iris


After testing the eyes of a child, the optician has prescribed the following lenses for his spectacles:
Left eye : + 2.00 D
Right eye : + 2.25 D
The child is suffering from the defect of vision called:
(a) short-sightedness
(b) long-sightedness
(c) cataract
(d) presbyopia


The animals called predators have:
(a) both the eyes on the sides
(b) one eye on the side and one at the front
(c) one eye on the front and one at the back
(d) both the eyes at the front


The region in the eyes where the rods and cones are located is the


Note the relationship between the first two words and suggest the suitable word for the fourth place.

Cones : Iodopsim :: Rods : ……………….


Mention if the following statement is true (T) or false (F) Give reason.

Blind spot is called so because no image is formed on it.


Given below is certain structure. Write against them its functional acivity.

retina and ……………………….


The figure below compares a part of our eye with a part of a photographic camera.

Name the corresponding parts of the eye the camera shown here that are comparable in function.


Give scientific reason:
One can sense colours only in bright light.


Give scientific reason:

We cannot clearly see an object kept at a distance less than 25 cm from the eye.


What is the function of iris and the muscles connected to the lens in human eye?


Draw a labelled diagram of the front view the human eye.

Give the main function of the following:
Retina


The diagram alongside represents a certain defect of vision of the human eye.
(i) Name the defect.
(ii) Describe briefly the condition in the eye responsible for the defect.
(iii) Redraw the figure by adding a suitable lens correcting the defect. Label the parts through which light-rays pass.
(iv) What special advantage do human beings derive in having both eyes facing forward?


Choose the correct answer.
Which one is the photoreceptor _____________


Sketch and label V.S. of a human eye.


Name the following:
The area where the image is formed but not seen by our eye is termed as.


Name the following:
The region in the eye where the rods and cones are located.


Name the following:
Fluid present in the posterior chamber of the eye.


Name the following:
The type of lens used for correcting myopia.


Give Technical Term:
The fluid which conveys the vibrations of sound in the cochlea and semicircular canals.


State the Function:
Cornea


State the Function:
Choroid coat in the eye


State the Function:
Ear drum


State the Function:
Vitreous humour


Long answer question

Draw the neat labelled diagram of the Sectional view of the human eye.


For the normal human eye, the near point is at ___________ cm.


Draw a scientifically correct labelled diagram of a human eye and answer the questions based on it:

  1. Name the type of lens in the human eye.
  2. Name the screen at which the maximum amount of incident light is refracted?
  3. State the nature of the image formed of the object on the screen inside the eye.

A small hole of changing diameter at the centre of Iris is called _______.


For a normal human eye the near point is at _______.


In a relaxed state, the focal length of healthy eyes is _______.


Write the name.

The part of human eye that transmits electrical signals to the brain.


Write the name.

The fleshy screen behind cornea.


Write the name.

The screen with light sensitive cells in human eye.


The image of the object in the human eye is formed on the cross screen.


The image of an object at an infinite distance is obtained in a real and erect form through a convex magnifying glass.


Vision defect that increases distance between the lens of the eye and retina of the eye is termed as myopia.


Write an Explanation.

Minimum distance of distinct vision


Write an Explanation.

Farthest distance of distinct vision


Write an Explanation.

Power of accommodation


Write scientific reason.

The movie cannot be enjoyed if seat of a viewer is too close to the screen in the cinema.


The following figure show the change in the shape of the lens while seeing distant and nearby objects. Complete the figures by correctly labelling the diagram.


The following figure show the change in the shape of the lens while seeing distant and nearby objects. Complete the figures by correctly labelling the diagram.


Write the function of the human eye and label parts of the figure given below.


Complete the paragraph by choosing the right options given below.

(minimum, near point, 25 cm, farthest, farthest distance, far point)

The _______ distance of an object from a normal eye, at which it is clearly visible without stress on the eye, is called the minimum distance of distinct vision. The position of the object at this distance is called the _______ of the eye, for a normal human eye, the near point is at _______. The _______ distance of an object from a human eye, at which it is clearly visible without stress on the eye is called _______ of distinct vision. The position of the object at this distance is called the _______ of the eye.


______ is tough and thick white sheath that protects the inner parts of the eye.


The larynx has fold of tissue which vibrate with the passage of air to produce sound.


Why the human eye is compared with camera?


Draw the struture of human eye and label its parts.


In a myopic eye, the image of the object is formed


Explain the structure and functioning of Human eye. How are we able to see nearby as well as distant objects?


Given below is a diagram depicting a defect of the human eye. Answer the questions that follow:

  1. Give the scientific term for the defect.
  2. Mention one possible reason for the defect.
  3. What type of lens can be used to correct the defect?

A tiny mirror M is fixed on a piece of cardboard placed on a table. The cardboard is illuminated by light from a bulb. The position of eye with respect to position of bulb is shown in the figure as A, B, C and D. In which position mirror will be visible?

(A) (B)  (C) (D)

Which of the following statements is correct regarding rods and cones in the human eye?


Name the part of the eye which gives colour to the eyes.


Boojho while waving his hand very fast in front of his eyes, observes that his fingers appear blurred. What could be the reason for it?


What kind of lens is there in our eyes? Where does it form the image of an object?


Which part of the eye gets affected if someone is suffering from cataract? How is it treated?


Write down the names of parts of the eye in the blank spaces shown in the figure.


______ is a transparent layer.


______ of the eye is comparable to the film of a camera.


The transparent membrane that keeps the eye moist is ______.


Match the following

1. Conjunctiva a. Coloured part of eye
2. Cornea b. Photosensitive layer
3. Iris c. Refraction
4. Retina d. Protection

Describe the parts in the external structure of the eye.


Which one of the following statements is NOT correct? 


Select the option with incorrect identification:


Which cells of the retina enable us to see coloured objects around us?


The innermost layer of human eye is ______.


Match the following:

Column - I Column - II
1. Retina a) Path way of light
2. Pupil b) Far point comes closer
3. Ciliary muscles c) near point moves away
4. Myopia d) Screen of the eye
5. Hypermetropia e) Power of accommodation

Match the following:

Column - I Column - II
1. Retina a. Path way of light
2. Pupil b. Far point comes closer
3. Ciliary muscles c. near point moves away
4. Myopia d. Screen of the eye
5. Hypermetropia e. Power of accommodation

Match the following:

Column - I Column - II
1

Retina 

a Pathway of light
2 Pupil b

Far point comes closer

3 Ciliary muscles c

near point moves away

4 Myopia d Screen of the eye
5 Hypermetropia f Power of accommodation

With reference to human eye, answer the following question.

What is aqueous humor?


With reference to human eye, answer the following question.

What is blind spot?


With neat, labeled diagram describe the structure of retina of eye.


Match the following:

Column - I Column - II
1. Retina a. Pathway of light
2. Pupil b. Far point comes closer
3. Ciliary muscles c. near point moves away
4. Myopia d. Screen of the eye
5. Hypermetropia f. Power of accommodation

Match the following:

  Column - I   Column - II
1 Retina a  pathway of light
2 Pupil b

far point comes closer

3 Ciliary muscles c

near point moves away

4 Myopia d screen of the eye
5 Hypermetropia e power of accommodation

Column I Column II
1 Retina a Path way of light
2 Pupil b Far point comes closer
3 Ciliary muscles c near point moves away
4 Myopia d Screen of the eye
5 Hypermetropia e Power of accomodation

Match the following:

Column - I Column - II
1. Retina a. Path way of light
2. Pupil b. Far point comes closer
3. Ciliary muscles c. near point moves away
4. Myopia d. Screen of the eye
5. Hypermetropia e. Power of accommodation

Match the following:

Column - I Column - II
1. Retina a. Path way of light
2. Pupil b. Far point comes closer
3. Ciliary muscles c. near point moves away
4. Myopia d. Screen of the eye
5. Hypermetropia e. Power of accommodation

Share
Notifications



      Forgot password?
Use app×