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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography chapter 10 - Industries in India II: Mineral Based Industries [Latest edition]

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Chapter 10: Industries in India II: Mineral Based Industries

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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 10 Industries in India II: Mineral Based Industries Very Short Questions [Page undefined]

Very Short Questions | Q 1

What do you mean by manufacturing industries?

Very Short Questions | Q 2

Why is Iron and Steel a basic industry?

Very Short Questions | Q 3

Which are other manufacturing industries, which depend on Iron and Steel industry?

Very Short Questions | Q 4

Which industries depend Iron and Steel industry directly?

Very Short Questions | Q 5

What are mini Steel plants?

Very Short Questions | Q 6

What are Integrated Steel Plants?

Very Short Questions | Q 7

Where are the recent Integrated Iron and Steel Plants of India located?

Very Short Questions | Q 8

What are the facilities enjoyed by ‘Visvesvaraya Iron and Steel Works’?

Very Short Questions | Q 9

Where is the Durgapur Steel Plant located?

Very Short Questions | Q 10.1

Which river provides the water facilities for IISCO plant?

Very Short Questions | Q 10.2

From where does it export its finished goods?

Very Short Questions | Q 11

Mention any one problem faced by the Iron and Steel Industry in India.

Very Short Questions | Q 12

What is Petrochemical Industry. Where is it located?

Very Short Questions | Q 13

What is the basic raw material or requirements for Petrochemical industry?

Very Short Questions | Q 14

What are the main products of Petrochemical industry?

Very Short Questions | Q 15

Name some Heavy Industries.

Very Short Questions | Q 16

Where does the Chittaranjan Locomotives industry gets its coal and iron ore.

Very Short Questions | Q 17

Where are Integrated Coaches manufactured.

Very Short Questions | Q 18

Where is the Rail Coach Factory (RCF).

Very Short Questions | Q 19

When and where was the first aircraft industry set up.

Very Short Questions | Q 20

Where are Power Generating Equipment’s manufactured.

Very Short Questions | Q 21

Which is the modem industry of our country.

Very Short Questions | Q 22

What are the main products manufactured by the Electronic Industry?

Very Short Questions | Q 23

Where are the main manufacturing centres of Electronic Industry.

Very Short Questions | Q 24

Which satellites are built by our Space Technology in support with our Electronic Industry.

Very Short Questions | Q 25.1

State the importance of Electronics in Defence.

Very Short Questions | Q 25.2

Mention one important requirement of the Electronics industry.

Very Short Questions | Q 26

Which are the leading centres of software Industry.

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Short Questions | Q 1

Name the section into which an Iron and Steel plant can be divided.

Short Questions | Q 2

What are the resources necessary for the development of Iron and Steel industry?

Short Questions | Q 3

Mention any two advantages of Mini Steel Plants.

Short Questions | Q 4

Briefly write about ‘Visvesvaraya Iron and Steel Works’?

Short Questions | Q 5.1

What is the ‘speciality’ of Visvesvaraya Iron and Steel Plant?

Short Questions | Q 5.2

Name the Power Stations that supply electricity to this plant.

Short Questions | Q 6

Describe any three facilities at the Durgapur Steel Plant.

Short Questions | Q 7

Mention three advantages that a mini steel plant has over an integrated steel plant.

Short Questions | Q 8.1

Where is the Bhilai Steel plant located?

Short Questions | Q 8.2

Where does the Bhilai Iron and Steel Industry gets it supply of:
(a) Iron ore        
(b) Coal
(c) Limestone  
(d) Manganese

Short Questions | Q 9

Describe any three facilities at the Bhilai Steel Plant.

Short Questions | Q 10.1

Where is the Bokaro Steel Plant located?

Short Questions | Q 10.2

Describe any three facilities at the Bokaro Steel Plant.

Short Questions | Q 11

What are the facilities enjoyed by the Rourkela Steel Plant?

Short Questions | Q 12

Where does Rourkela Steel Plant get its raw material.

Short Questions | Q 13

Mention any two advantages does the Vishakhapatnam Steel Plant have over the other Steel plants in the public sector?

Short Questions | Q 14

Why are the Iron and Steel Industries concentrated in the Damodar valley region.

Short Questions | Q 15

What are the advantages of Petrochemical products?

Short Questions | Q 16

Mention two reasons for the development of the petrochemical industry in India.

Short Questions | Q 17

Name three units for production of locomotives and coaches under the Ministry of Railways.

Short Questions | Q 18

What are the four basic requirements of automobile industry?

Short Questions | Q 19.1

State the importance of Electronic in the field of:

Entertainment.

Short Questions | Q 19.2

State the importance of Electronic in the field of:

Space technology.

Short Questions | Q 20

What industrial product are the following centres noted for?
(i) Gurgaon
(ii) Perambur
(iii) Chittaranjan.

Short Questions | Q 21.1

State two geographical factors which were taken into consideration for the setting Up of the Durgapur Iron and Steel Plant.

Short Questions | Q 21.2

Mention any one problem faced by the Iron and Steel Industry in India.

Short Questions | Q 22

What is the significance of the Electronics Industry in recent times?

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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 10 Industries in India II: Mineral Based Industries Long Questions [Page undefined]

Long Questions | Q 1.1

What do you mean by the term Industry?

Long Questions | Q 1.2

With the help of an example each, explain, how ‘agro based’ industries are different from ‘mineral based’ industries?

Long Questions | Q 2.1

What role do mini steel plants play in India’s economy?

Long Questions | Q 2.2

Mention the names of some mini Steel plants which are proposed, planned and operating projects.

Long Questions | Q 2.3

Name the foreign collaborators of the following Iron and Steel plants:
Bhilai, Rourkela, Durgapur and Bokaro.

Long Questions | Q 3.1

How is it advantageous for a mini steel plant:

to use electric furnaces

Long Questions | Q 3.2

How is it advantageous for a mini steel plant:

not to be located close to the location of the raw material?

Long Questions | Q 4.1

What does IISCO stand for and where is it located?

Long Questions | Q 4.2

Name the three basic raw materials required by the Steel plant and the places from where it gets each of them.

Long Questions | Q 5.1

With reference to the Iron and Steel industry in India, give logical explanation for the following:

The location of this industry is governed by its close proximity to raw material.

Long Questions | Q 5.2

With reference to the Iron and Steel industry in India, give logical explanation for the following:

This industry is not found in western India.

Long Questions | Q 5.3

With reference to the Iron and Steel industry in India, give logical explanations for the following:

Most of the ‘Iron and Steel’ plants are ‘public sector undertakings’.

Long Questions | Q 5.4

With reference to the Iron and Steel industry in India, give logical explanation for the following:

Mini Steel plants are becoming more popular.

Long Questions | Q 6.1

With reference to Tata Iron and Steel Company, answer the following;

When and where was it set up?

Long Questions | Q 6.2

With reference to Tata Iron and Steel Company, answer the following;

From where does it gets its supply of Iron-ore, coal, limestone and manganese?

Long Questions | Q 7.1

With reference to Visveswaraya Iron and Steel Ltd., answer the following:

Name the state in which it is located.

Long Questions | Q 7.2

With reference to Visveswaraya Iron and Steel Ltd., answer the following:

From where does it get iron ore and power supply?

Long Questions | Q 8.1

Define the term Heavy Industries,

Long Questions | Q 8.2

State the importance of the heavy engineering industries in the industrial development of India.

Long Questions | Q 8.3

Mention two main requirements of heavy engineering industries.

Long Questions | Q 9

Mention the facilities required by the ship-building industry.

Long Questions | Q 10

How did electronic industry develop in India? What are its diversified field now?

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Give Reasons | Q 1

Give two reasons favouring the location of Iron and Steel Plant in north-eastern Deccan.

Give Reasons | Q 2

Explain three reasons as to why there is a large concentration of iron and steel plants in the Chhota Nagpur Region.

Give Reasons | Q 3

Most of the petrochemical units are in Maharashtra or Gujarat. Give two reasons to explain why?

Give Reasons | Q 4

Mention two reasons why petrochemical products are replacing traditional raw materials.

Give Reasons | Q 5

Mini steel plants cause less pollution than integrated steel plants.

Give Reasons | Q 6

Explain why Vishakhapatnam has become an important ship-building centre.

Give Reasons | Q 7

Give reason why the development of ship-building industry has been retarded in India.

Give Reasons | Q 8

Why has the electronics industry grown in importance?

Give Reasons | Q 9

The electronic industry has made an impact on both entertainment and education.

Give Reasons | Q 10

Give two geographical reasons for the growth of IT industries in Bangalore.

Give Reasons | Q 11

Mention two reasons for the importance of the Electronic industry in India’s development.

Give Reasons | Q 12

Give reasons why tree plantation is essential in and around heavy industrial areas.

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Differentiate | Q 1

Natural Materials and Petrochemical Product

Differentiate | Q 2

What is the difference between a public sector industry and one which is in the private sector? Give an example of an industry in each of the two sectors.

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Name the Following | Q 1

Name some iron and Steel plants centres.

Name the Following | Q 2

Name the four centres of iron and Steel in the public sector which are located in a single geographical region. With whose collaboration was each one of them set-up?
Or
Name the foreign collaborators of the following Iron and Steel plants:
Bhilai, Rourkela, Durgapur and Bokaro.

Name the Following | Q 3

Name the Steel projects in the public sector which were not set up with foreign collaboration.

Name the Following | Q 4

Name the international firm that has helped the Rourkela Steel Plant.

Name the Following | Q 5

Name the river that supplies water to this plant.

Name the Following | Q 6

Where is it located?

Name the Following | Q 7

Name one iron-ore project in Tamil Nadu and one in Karnataka.

Name the Following | Q 8

Name one Iron and Steel city from each of the four states:
(i) Jharkhand,
(ii) Chhattisgarh,
(iii) Orissa,      
(iv) West Bengal.

Name the Following | Q 9

Name four petrochemical products.

Name the Following | Q 10.1

 Name one important centre of production for the following: 

Diesel Locomotive

Name the Following | Q 10.2

Name one important centre of production for the following:

Air Craft

Name the Following | Q 10.3

Name one important centre of production for the following:

Ship building

Name the Following | Q 11.1

Name one important centre the production of the following:

Tractors

Name the Following | Q 11.2

Name one important centre the production of the following:

Electronic goods 

Name the Following | Q 11.3

Name one important centre the production of the following:

Petro chemicals

Name the Following | Q 12

Which city is known as the electronic capital of India?

Name the Following | Q 13

Name any two major centres of electronic products.

Name the Following | Q 14

A product of the heavy engineering industry.

Name the Following | Q 15

Two petrochemical units.

Name the Following | Q 16

A centre of the silk industry.

Name the Following | Q 17

A city in India where MIG aircraft are manufactured. 

Name the Following | Q 18

A centre where railway coaches are manufactured.

Name the Following | Q 19

The foreign collaborator of the iron and steel plant at Durgapur.

Name the Following | Q 20.1

Give One Important Centre of Production of the Following:

Integral Coach Factory (ICF)

Name the Following | Q 20.2

Give one important centre of production of the following:

Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL)

Name the Following | Q 20.3

Give one important centre of production of the following:

The Hindustan Machine Tools (HMT)

Name the Following | Q 21

Name two cities that have leading Software Companies.

Name the Following | Q 22

Name the steel plants that were set up with Russian collaboration.

Name the Following | Q 23.1

Name a manufacturing centre for the following industries:

Engines for MIG aircraft

Name the Following | Q 23.2

Name a manufacturing centre for the following industries:

Diesel locomotives

Name the Following | Q 23.3

Name a manufacturing centre for each of the following industries:

Software

Name the Following | Q 24

Name four important ship-building yards.

Name the Following | Q 25

Name the Electronic Industries of India.

Name the Following | Q 26

Name two petrochemical units.

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Chapter 10: Industries in India II: Mineral Based Industries

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