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Chapter 6: Properties of sea water

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Chapter 6: Properties of sea water Exercise Exercise solutions [Page 56]

Exercise | Q 1 | Page 56

Tick the correct box according to the salinity of the ocean water ✓
(a) Slanting sunrays, melting snow
(b) Cloudy sky, rainfall throughout the year
(c) Clear skies for the most part, perpendicular sunrays
(d) Less supply of freshwater, desert area around
(e) Low temperatures, ample supply of river water
(f) Continental location, desert around, low rainfall

Exercise | Q 2.1 | Page 56

Give reason.

 Salinity is low in the land-locked Baltic Sea.

Exercise | Q 2.2 | Page 56

Give reason.

There is higher salinity in the northern Red Sea while lower in the southern

Exercise | Q 2.3 | Page 56

Give reason.

Oceans located at the same latitude do not have same salinity.

Exercise | Q 2.4 | Page 56

Give reason.

With increasing depth, the temperature of sea water decreases to a certain limit.

Exercise | Q 2.5 | Page 56

Give reason.

There are more salt-pans on the Western coast of India than its eastern coast.

Exercise | Q 2.6 | Page 56

Give reason.

Salinity increases in the midlatitudinal zones.

Exercise | Q 3.1 | Page 56

Answer the following question.
 What are the factors affecting the salinity of the sea water?

Exercise | Q 3.2 | Page 56

Answer the following question.

Explain the distribution of salinity around the Tropic of Cancer and tropic of Capricorn.

Exercise | Q 3.3 | Page 56

Answer the following question.

What are the factors affecting the temperature of the sea water?

Exercise | Q 3.4 | Page 56

Answer the following question.

Explain the changes occurring in the temperature of sea water according to the depth.

Exercise | Q 3.5 | Page 56

Answer the following question.

Name the factors affecting salinity.

Exercise | Q 4.1 | Page 56

Explain how temperature affects the following.

 The density of sea water

Exercise | Q 4.2 | Page 56

Explain how temperature affects the following.

The salinity of sea water

Chapter 6: Properties of sea water Exercise Activity solutions [Page 56]

Activity | Q 1 | Page 56

Complete the table showing the salinity of open and land-locked seas.

Evaporation of water Supply of freshwater
Region  Latitude  Solar energy  Rainfall  River water  Snow water Average salinity 

Equatorial 

Tropical 

Temperature

Polar 

0° to 15°

15° to 35°

35° to 65°

65° to 90° 

High 

__________

Low 

__________

Perennial

Seasonal

___________

___________

High 

________

________

Low

________

________

________

ample

34‰

37‰

33‰

31‰

       Landlocked sea Solar energy Rainfall River water  Snow water  Average salinity 

Mediterranean Sea

Red Sea

Baltic Sea

Dead Sea

Caspian Sea

Great Salt lake

 

High

_______

Low 

_______

_______

Medium 

Low

_______

_______ 

Very low 

______

_______

Low

_______

Medium

Very less

_______

_______

_______

_______

_______

_______

_______

________

39‰

41‰

7‰

332‰

155‰

220‰

Chapter 6: Properties of sea water

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Balbharati Balbharati Class 9 Social Science Geography

Balbharati Class 9 Social Science Geography - Shaalaa.com

Balbharati solutions for Class 9 Geography and Economics chapter 6 - Properties of sea water

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Concepts covered in Class 9 Geography and Economics chapter 6 Properties of sea water are Density of Sea Water, Temperature Sea Water, Properties of Sea Water.

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