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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Natural Resources – Natural Vegetation

Equatorial Forest Region

Question: What is the Vanamahotsava? Answer: The social programme of planting trees, organised at community level is called Vanamahotsava. Question: How is a bird like vulture important for the ecosystem? Answer: A vulture feeds on dead livestock and so it cleanses the environment. Question: What is the distinguishing feature between evergreen …

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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Disaster And Its Management

NCERT 5th Class (CBSE) Science: Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tidal Waves

Question: Distinguish between the following: Answer: 1. Focus and epicenter: Focus:  Focus is the point below the surface of the earth where an earthquake originates. This is the point where rocks first rupture or break when an earthquake takes place due to movement of bedrock and release of energy in …

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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Industries – Comparative Studies

Industry

Question: Name large scale industries. Answer: The large scale industries are as under: Textile industries Iron and Steel industry Sugar industry Cement industry Aircraft industry Question: Why is iron and steel industry called basic industry? Answer: The iron and steel industry is called a basic industry because it provides iron and …

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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Major Crops And Agricultural

Farming

Question: Write a short note explaining the different cropping seasons. Answer: There are three major cropping seasons, i.e. Rabi, Kharif and Zaid. Rabi: Crops are sown in winters between October to December and harvested between February to April. Major crops of this season are: wheat, barley, peas, gram, and oil seeds. …

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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Natural Resources – Land, Soil and Water

English Essay on Value of Sports for Students and Children

Question: What are the possible reasons behind the uneven distribution of population around the world? Answer: The reasons behind uneven population distribution are mainly the varied conditions of land and climate. Question: Give three common forms of land use. Answer: Three common land use forms are: As cropland Pasture Forests. …

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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Manufacturing Industries

Industry

Question: Define industry. Answer: Industry refers to an economic activity that is concerned with production of goods, extraction of minerals or provision of services. Question: Name three common methods of classifying industries. Answer: Industries are classified according to raw material used, size and ownership. Question: Expand the abbreviation AMUL. Where …

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NCERT 8th Class (CBSE) Social Science: Agriculture

Farming

Question: What is the basic function of the three basic types of economic activities? Answer. The three types of economic activities are involved in the transformation from a plant to a finished product. Question: What are tertiary activities? Answer: Tertiary activities are those which provide support to primary and secondary …

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