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Balbharati solutions for Social Science Geography 10th Standard SSC Maharashtra State Board chapter 7 - Human Settlements [Latest edition]

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Chapter 7: Human Settlements

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Intext Questions [Pages 46 - 49]

Balbharati solutions for Social Science Geography 10th Standard SSC Maharashtra State Board Chapter 7 Human Settlements Intext Questions [Pages 46 - 49]

Intext Questions | Q 1 | Page 46

Some amenities and facilities are given here. Tick (correct) in the relevant column and complete the table on the basis of their presence in urban and rural areas or both. And write five sentences on each with examples from your vicinity.

Amenity Available
in Villages
Available
in cities
Explanation
Petrol Pump      
Weekly Market      
Primary Health
centre
     
Police Outpost      
Art Gallery      
Gram Panchayat      
Agricultural
Produce Market
Committee (APMC)
     
Primary School      
Senior School      
College      
Shop      
Multi-speciality
Hospital
     
Metro Station      
Bus Station      
University      
Intext Questions | Q 2 | Page 46

Tell whether settlements shown in images (a) and (b) are urban or rural.

(a)

(b)

Intext Questions | Q 3 | Page 48

Read the graph in fig below and answer the following questions:

  1. What was the percentage of urbanisation in 1961?
  2. In which decade was urbanisation the highest?
  3. In which decade was the growth of urbanisation lowest?
  4. What inference can you draw regarding India’s urbanisation after reading the graph?
  5. In which decade is the percentage of urbanization 27.8?
  6. What is the difference between the percentage of urbanisation from 1971 and 1981?

Intext Questions | Q 4 | Page 48

Prepare a choropleth map showing the urban population using the data given in the table below.

S.NO Urban population percentage category States /UTs falling in the category
1. 0-20 Himachal Pradesh, Bihar, Assam, Odisha
2. 21-40 Meghalaya, Uttar Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tripura, Jammu & Kashmir, Nagaland, Manipur, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, A & N Islands, Punjab, Karnataka
3. 41-60 Gujarat, Maharashtra, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Mizoram
4. 61-80 Goa, Puducherry, Daman & Diu, Lakshadweep
5. 81-100 Chandigarh, NCT of Delhi
Intext Questions | Q 5 | Page 48

Draw a line graph from this table. Examine the graph carefully and answer the following questions.

Brazil percentage of urban population (1960 - 2010)

1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010
47.1 56.8 66 74.6 81.5 84.6
  1. What is the interval of the data?
  2. In which period did urbanisation occur rapidly?
  3. Write five sentences analysing the graph.
Intext Questions | Q 6 | Page 49

Observe the two satellite images given below. Describe the settlements with respect to physiography. Considering the physiography, where could these settlements be located? Find out their settlement pattern and limitations with respect to their future growth.

Exercise [Page 51]

Balbharati solutions for Social Science Geography 10th Standard SSC Maharashtra State Board Chapter 7 Human Settlements Exercise [Page 51]

Exercise | Q 1.1 | Page 51

The concentration of settlements is related to the following major factors?

  • Proximity the to Sea

  • Plain region

  • Availability of water

  • climate

Exercise | Q 1.2 | Page 51

In North-eastern part of Brazil, which types of settlements are found?

  • Nucleated

  • Linear

  • Dispersed

  • star-shaped

Exercise | Q 1.3 | Page 51

Where do you find dispersed settlements in India?

  • Near the rivers

  • Near the transport routes

  • Hilly areas

  • industrial regions

Exercise | Q 1.4 | Page 51

Concentrated settlements are found in Narmada Valley

  • Forested Land

  • Cultivable Land

  • Undulating topography

  • industries

Exercise | Q 1.5 | Page 51

Which State has the least urbanization in Brazil?

  • Para

  • Amapa

  • Espirito Santo

  • Parana

Exercise | Q 2.1 | Page 51

Give geographical reason.

Availability of water is a major factor affecting settlements.

Exercise | Q 2.2 | Page 51

Give geographical reason.

In Brazil, majority of population is found in the eastern coastal areas.

Exercise | Q 2.3 | Page 51

Give a geographical reason.

Urbanization is increasing rapidly in India.

Exercise | Q 2.4 | Page 51

Give geographical reason.

Settlements are sparse in north-eastern Brazil.

Exercise | Q 2.5 | Page 51

Give geographical reason.

Except Delhi and Chandigarh, urbanization is low in other parts of India.

Exercise | Q 3.1 | Page 51

Write a comparative note on urbanisation in Brazil and India.

Exercise | Q 3.2 | Page 51

Differentiate between the human settlements in Ganga river basin and the Amazon river basin.

Exercise | Q 3.3 | Page 51

Why do human settlements grow in specific locations only?

Chapter 7: Human Settlements

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