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NCERT 6th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Major Domains of the Earth

Our Earth – Continents and Oceans

Question: Name the continents in increasing order of their size. Answer: Generally identified by convention rather than any strict criteria, up to seven regions are commonly regarded as continents. Ordered from largest in size to smallest, they are: Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, and Australia. Question: Name the oceans …

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Major Landforms of the Earth: 6th Social Science

Our Earth – Continents and Oceans

Question: Distinguish – (i) Tectonic and gradational forces, (ii) Erosion and deposition, (iii) Mountain range and mountain system. Answer: (i) Tectonic and gradational: Tectonic: Tectonic forces originate from within the earth. It create irregularities on the surface of the earth. Tectonic or the internal force is responsible for the upliftment and subsidence of the …

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NCERT 6th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes

Globe: Latitudes and Longitudes - Quiz

Question: different local time and standard time. Answer: Local time and standard time: Local time: The time according to the longitude of a place is called the local time. Standard: A more or less central meridian passing through a country is selected to give the standard time of the country. Question: What …

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NCERT 6th Class (CBSE) Social Science: The Earth in the Solar System

The Earth in the Solar System

Question: Briefly define ‘Universe’ and ‘Galaxy’? Answer: The universe is the boundless expanse in which all matter, stars, planets, satellites etc exist. The most accepted Theory related to the birth of the universe is called Big Bang theory. From this matter, many groups of stars were formed which we call …

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