“The Volga is one of the most developed inland water-ways in Russia”. Justify.
The Volga is one of the most developed inland water-ways in Russia because:
1. It connects various industrial regions on Russia.
2. It connects various navigable canals.
Classify rainfed farming on the basis of adequacy of soil moisture during cropping season.
1. Dry land farming.
2. Wet land farming.
“Nature and humans are inseparable elements”. Justify the statement with suitable examples.
The earth is the home of mankind. It may be in different forms. All types of life supports are provided by nature. They directly depend on nature. Nature and humans are inseparable and should be seen as a single element.
-The concepts of friction and heat helped us discover fire.
-Understanding the secrets of DNA and genetics enabled us to conquer many diseases.
-The laws of aerodynamics helps us to develop faster planes.
Identify the five Geographical features shown on the political outline map of the World as A, B, C, D and E and write their correct names on the lines marked near them with the help of the following information:
(A) A large country of Europe in area.
(B) An area of subsistence gathering.
(C) The terminal station of a ‘trans-continental railway’.
(D) A major sea-port.
(E) An international airport.
How is ‘node’ different from ‘link’ in transport system ?
Difference between a Node and a Link is:
-A Node is the meeting point of two or more routes.
-A Link is a road that joins two nodes.
Which is the apex body responsible to improve the quality of roads at national level in India ?
The National Highway Authority of India / NHAI.
Which stream of migration recorded the highest number of migrants at the level of intra – state migration in India ?
Rural to rural.
Study the given diagram carefully and answer the questions that follow :
9.1.Which land use category has shown the highest increasing trend ? What percentage in reporting area has increased in that category, during the given period ?
9.2.Explain any two reasons responsible for the increasing trend in that category.
9.1. Area under non-agricultural use has shown the highest increasing trend i.e. 5:9 or 80%
Why has gathering little chance of becoming important at the global level ? Explain one reason.
Products of gathering (an activity) cannot compete in the world market as synthetic products are of better quality and available in large quantities/ and are lower priced.
Which form of rural settlement pattern develops along roads, railway-lines, rivers and canals in the world ?