Who is an empowered worker?
Empowered worker is one who emphasizes quality of life and believes in creativity and individual values.
Define the term 'sex ratio'.
The ratio between the number of women and men in the population is called the Sex- Ratio.
Explain any three characteristics of 'Foot Loose Industries'.
Three characteristics of Foot Loose Industries:
(i) Foot loose industries can be located in a wide variety of places.
(ii) They are not dependent on any specific raw material, weight loosing or otherwise.
(iii) They largely depend on component parts which can be obtained from anywhere.
Define the term 'density of population'.
Density of population, is expressed as number of persons per unit area.
Explain the key areas of human development.
The key areas are –
(i) Access to resources
For example, an uneducated child cannot make the choice to be a doctor because her choice has got limited by her lack of education. Similarly, very often poor people cannot choose to take medical treatment for disease because their choice is limited by their lack of resources.
Name any two natural sources of water pollutants.
Landslides and Decay and Decomposition of plants and animals.