Hobbies are the activities which gives us fun and joy.
Hobbies Class 7 Question Answer
1. Let’s find out how much we have understand:
a. What is a hobby?
Ans:- Activities which give us fun and joy are hobbies.
b. What do hobbies give us?
Ans:- Hobbies give us fun and joy / pleasure.
c. What is philately? What difficulty would you face if you take up philately?
Ans:- The collecting and study of stamps is called philately.
Now-a-days, people mostly use e-mails, SMS, MMS, etc. for communication. SO it is becoming difficult to collect stamps easily.
d. What is Irfan’s hobby? What does he like to do?
Ans:- Irfan’s hobby is painting.
He likes to sit and paint landscapes.
e. Name a few indoor and outdoor hobbies.
Ans:- A few indoor hobbies are: singing, dancing, reading etc.
A few outdoor hobbies are: playing cricket, football, gardening, travelling etc.
f. What is a kitchen garden?
Ans:- Kitchen garden is a kind of garden where we plant vegetables only for home use, not for sell.
g. “Every morning I water the plants and clean the beds.”- What does ‘beds’ mean here?
Ans:- Here ‘beds’ means the base or ground of a plant.
2. A synonym is a word that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word. Example: happy- joyful.
From the box below, choose words which are synonyms of the given words, and write each synonym next to the word in the blanks below:
a. Joy – Pleasure, Happiness
b. Beautiful – Lovely, Pretty
c. Active – Energetic, Sporty
d. Leisure – Free time, Spare time
e. Start – Begin, Launch
f. Develop – Grow, Evolve
Hobbies - Additional Questions-Answers
3. Look at the picture of the objects given
below. Each object is related to an activity.
Write the name of the object and the related activity in the space provided. one has been done for you.
(a) Guitar : Singing
(b) Bat : Playing
(c) Cycle : riding
(d) Pen : Writing
(e) Book : Reading
(f) Boat : Sailing
4. Parveen’s Hobby is baking. Fill in the blanks in the paragraph below with words that rhyme with bake, such as shake:
Juri said to Parveen, “please tell me how to bake a cake.” Parveen replied, “preheat the oven to 350F and gather all the ingredients you need to bake a cake. Take 2 cups of flour, 4 eggs, 1 cup sugar, 1 cup butter or oil, 1 teaspoon baking powder, and vanilla essence.
You will need a cake pan and a sieve too. Put the
flour and baking powder into the sieve. Shake the
sieve to remove lumps, if any. Cream the butter and sugar. Add a few drops of
vanilla essence. Take care
to make the
mixture light and creamy. Beat in the eggs and shake them one at a time. Add the dry
mixture to the wet mixture little by little. Don’t forget to grease the cake pan and dust it
with flour. Then Take the
smooth mixture and pour it into the pan. Place the mixture in the oven till
your cake turns
6. Roktim’s hobby is traveling. He loves visiting places. He always prepares his itinerary before traveling. He leaves his itinerary with his mother. His mother knows where he is by looking at his itinerary. Read his itinerary.
Destination: Majuli, Assam
Duration of Stay: 2 days
Date of departure: 10 November
Date of arrival: 12 November
Place of stay: Maihang lodge, Kamalabari Tini Ali
What to do: Visit Satras, enjoy Raas Utsav, visit local markets
An itinerary is a plan of a journey, It is a travel plan – where you will go, when you will be there, what you will do, etc.
Now, think of a place you want to visit during your vacation and prepare your itinerary:
Destination: Guwahati, Assam
Duration of stay: 1 Week
Date of departure: 4 December
Date of arrival: 11 December
Place of stay: Kamakhya Lodge
What to do: Visit Kamakhya Temple, Accoland, Dreamland, Local Markets, Fancy Bazar, Umananda temple