# NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths

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## Math - NCERT Solutions for class 6

- NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 1 - Knowing Our Numbers
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 1:

**Knowing Our Numbers-**Students have already enjoyed working with**numbers**. This chapter will move forward to interesting topics like formation of larger numbers, use of commas, place value tables, shifting digits to form new numbers, arranging the numbers in ascending and descending order etc. After exercise 1.2 the topic**estimation**is explained with**rounding off the numbers to nearest tens, hundreds and thousands**. Also,**estimating sum, difference and product of numbers**.

Apart from that, topics like**Using brackets**,**Indian and International number system**and**roman numerals**are also discussed.

The chapter is supplemented with solved examples as well as unsolved exercises, real life examples, different**units of measurement**and their**inter conversion**are some of the important topics given in this chapter.

The entire chapter is summarized at the end with a focus on important points - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 2 - Whole Numbers
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 2:

**Whole Numbers**- With the help of the name you can predict what this chapter explains. This chapter talks about**Whole numbers**. Topics like**the number line**,**Properties of whole numbers**are important. These topics are discussed in the beginning of the chapter. Properties include**closure property, commutativity, associativity, distributive property**of whole numbers.**Patterns**in whole numbers are the last topic that is discussed in this chapter-**Whole numbers**. These patterns are in the form of numbers and**arrangement of dots**.

A total of 3 exercises are given in the chapter. Good number of solved examples are given for reference to solve the unsolved questions.

Important points are mentioned at the end of the chapter in the form of a summary. - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 3 - Playing with Numbers
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 3:

**Playing with numbers-**Just like the chapter name is interesting, the content of the chapter is also made interesting and attractive to make the purpose of learning fun. This chapter includes a description of different activities and games, students will definitely find the chapter interesting. The chapter covers the following topics:

**1. Factors and multiples**

2. Prime and composite numbers

3. Tests for divisibility of numbers

4. Common factors and common multiples

5. Some more divisibility rules

6. Prime factorisation

7. Highest common factor

8. Lowest common multiple

9. Some problems on HCF and LCM

Hence in this chapter many new concepts will be introduced to students and as the chapter will progress students will final more interesting topics like**divisibility**,**LCM**and**HCF**.

Students will develop grip about different types of numbers including**factors**and**multiples**of the same.

Each section is supplemented with numerous definitions, examples, activities, images and flow charts, etc. which makes it more engaging. The chapter,**Playing with numbers**ends with a summary for quick revision. - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 4 - Basic Geometrical Ideas
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 4:

**Basic Geometrical Ideas**- This chapter will form the foundation of various geometrical concepts. The first topic of the chapter is**Points**followed by**A Line Segment**.

Discussion about the concept of**Line, Intersecting lines, Parallel lines,****ray, curves,**and**polygons**is done in this chapter. Not only this, angles and its related terms like**vertex, interior, exterior of angle, arms**etc are clearly explained in this chapter.

Later,**triangles, quadrilaterals,**and**circles**are explained in detail with the help of examples and required diagrams.

Key points of the chapter**Basic geometrical ideas**are discussed in the end. - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 - Understanding Elementary Shapes
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 5:

**Understanding Elementary Shapes**- The chapter throws light on different concepts related to**shapes**we see around us in daily life. The chapter begins with the topic**Measuring Line Segments**. Different methods of comparison will be studied in this section. Exercise 5.1 contains 7 questions. Moving on,**Angles**to be studied in this chapter are:**Right angle****Straight angle****Acute angle****Obtuse angle****Reflex angle**

**measuring angles**will also be explained in this chapter. Other topics on which chapter focuses are:

**1. Perpendicular lines**

2. Classification of triangles**Scalene Triangle****Isosceles Triangle****Equilateral Triangle****Acute angled triangle****Right angled****triangle****Ob****tuse****angled triangle**

**3. Quadrilaterals**

4. Polygons

5. Three-dimensional shapes:**Prism****Pyramid****Sphere****Cone****Cylinder****Cube and cuboid**

**Understanding Elementary Shapes.** - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 6 - Integers
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 6:

**Integers**- The chapter familiarizes students with the concept of**integers**.

In the beginning, a detailed description of the topic**Integers**and**representation of integers on a number line is**given. Several operations of**integers**are explained in this section with a detailed explanation. It starts with the**addition of integers**followed by**subtraction and addition of integers with the help of a number line**. Students will learn some new concepts like**additive inverse**in this chapter**integers.**

A total of 2 unsolved exercises are given in this chapter to make the concept more clear.

Summarization of all the important points of the chapter at the end.

- NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 7 - Fractions
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 7:

**Fractions**- As the name suggests the chapter deals with the concept of**fractions**. A small game is used to make the illustration of the concept more exciting.**Fractions**on the**number line**is explained in the next section. Students will be made familiar with the different types of**fractions**:

**1. Proper Fractions**

2. Improper Fractions

3. Mixed Fractions

4. Like Fractions

5. Unlike Fractions

Once the concept of fractions is clear, the next step is to bring it into simplest form through the topic**Simplest Form of a Fraction.**

**Comparison of like**and**unlike fractions**will also be explained in the chapter. The**addition**and**subtraction of fractions**are explained with adequate examples.

In the end, the summary of the chapter is given. - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 - Decimals
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 8:

**Decimals**- This chapter talks about working with**decimals**. It deals with the concept of**representing decimals on number line.**The first half of the chapter explains**tenths, hundredths**and**comparing decimals**. And the later part deals with the concept of**addition of****numbers with decimals and subtraction of decimals.**Not only this, use of**decimals**in measurement of quantities like**length**,**weight**and**money**is done.

Understanding of the chapter is made easier as it contains various solved examples and a detailed explanation of every topic.

This chapter is vast containing a total of 6 unsolved exercises.

For quick revision, important points of the chapter**Decimals**are listed in the end. - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 9 - Data Handling
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 9:

**Data Handling**- Students will learn to deal with various types of**data**. In this chapter, they will learn about**data**. This chapter covers all the concepts related to the**recording data**as well as its**organization**. Other topics covered in this part of the chapter:**Tally Marks****Pictograph****Interpreting a pictograph****Drawing a pictograph**

**Bar Graphs****Interpreting a Bar graph****Drawing a Bar graph**

The summary is provided in the end. - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 10 - Mensuration
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 10:

**Mensuration**- This chapter will cover all the**concepts of perimeter and area**.

The**Perimeter**

**1. Perimeter of a rectangle**

2. Perimeter of regular shapes

Next part covers 3 topics namely:**Area**

**squared paper or graph paper**by**counting squares**and another method explained is direct formula based method.**Area of****a rectangle****Area of a square**

Assesment of these concepts can be done by solving exercises 10.1, 10.2 and 10.3. Exercise 10.2 is a short exercise containing only one question.

Solved examples are covered in the chapter to male the students understand each topic in a crystal clear way.

Summarization of all important points is done at the end of the chapter-**Mensuration.** - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 11 - Algebra
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 11: Algebra- The chapters give an insight into concepts related to

**algebra**. An interesting topic-**Matchsticks Pattern**is explained in the beginning. Section11.3 and 11.4 are the**idea of a variable**and**more matchsticks patterns**respectively. After that, students need to study**more examples of variables**.

Before moving to exercise 11.2 students will read about**use of variables in common rules**. Emphasis is given to the concept of**using expressions practically**and after that, a detailed explanation about**equation**is given. The explanation includes two topics:**What is an Equation?****Solution of an equation**

**trial and error method**. Unsolved, solved exercises, questions in different patterns will make the chapter more comprehensible to students.

All important points of the chapter are cited in the end under the title-**What Have We Discussed**? - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 12 - Ratio and Proportion
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 12:

**Ratio and proportion**-This chapter will explain in detail about**ratios**. Emphasis will also be laid upon**proportions**. First section is about**Ratios.**Solved examples are given in the chapter for a better explanation.

The next section is about**Proportion.**

After that, the**Unitary method**will be explained. This topic is very important from the examination point of view and also it can be of great use in daily life. The last exercise is 12.3 which contains 11 questions based on the**unitary method.**

In the end, the key points of the chapter are explained. - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 13 - Symmetry
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 13:

**Symmetry- Symmetry**is quite a common term used in daily life. This chapter will explain in detail about**symmetry**. It strengthens the ideas on**making symmetric figures: Ink-blot devils**.

Students will be familiarized with the concept of the**Figures with Two Lines of Symmetry**and with the topic**Figures with Multiple (more than two) Lines of Symmetry.**

In this chapter, the focus will be given on**Reflection and symmetry.**The term**line symmetry**will be made clear with proper explanation related to different shapes and their lines of symmetry.

Each section contains solved and unsolved questions for the purpose of understanding and practicing respectively.

The chapter is supplemented with images to make the concept more understandable.

For a perfect finish, important points are mentioned in the form of summary at the end of the chapter-**symmetry.** - NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 14 - Practical Geometry
Mathematics NCERT Grade 6, Chapter 14:

**Practical Geometry**- This chapter covers all the fundamentals of**drawing various shapes.**

The chapter will begin by discussing about different**geometrical****tools**and their**uses**.

In this chapter student learns about the construction of**circles, line segments and angles**. Constructing a**copy of the circle**,**line segments and angles**will also be taught in this chapter. Not only this, students will also get to know about**perpendicular bisector of line segment**and**bisector of angle**. These constructions are done using**ruler and compasses**. Some constructions are done using**set-squares**and**paper folding**as well.

Explanation of the above-mentioned topics are covered in a comprehensive manner. A short overview of the chapter is given at the end for quick revision.