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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography chapter 7 - Minerals in India [Latest edition]

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Chapter 7: Minerals in India

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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 7 Minerals in India Very Short Questions [Page undefined]

Very Short Questions | Q 1

What do you understand by the term ‘mineral ore’?

Very Short Questions | Q 2

What are the four main varieties of coal?

Very Short Questions | Q 3

Give the main uses of any two of them.

Very Short Questions | Q 4

Which state ranks first in Gondwana coal?

Very Short Questions | Q 5

Where does India stand in the production of coal?

Very Short Questions | Q 6

Why does India have to import oil?

Very Short Questions | Q 7

What are the uses of petroleum?

Very Short Questions | Q 8

Where are oil deposits largely found in India?

Very Short Questions | Q 9

What is the position of India in the list of iron-ore producing countries in the world?

Very Short Questions | Q 10

Which state is the largest producer of mineral oil?

Very Short Questions | Q 11

Which is the best quality iron ore?

Very Short Questions | Q 12

How is the low grade iron ore utilized?

Very Short Questions | Q 13

Which state is the leading producer of the following minerals?

(i) Coal (ii) Oil (iii) Manganese.

Very Short Questions | Q 14

How has bauxite found its place in the aircraft industry?

Very Short Questions | Q 15

Name any two industrial products for which limestone is used as a source of raw material.

Very Short Questions | Q 16

Give two uses of bauxite besides manufacture of aluminium.

Very Short Questions | Q 17

Give two uses of limestone.

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Very Short Questions | Q 1

Which varieties of coal is used for domestic purposes and why?

Short Questions | Q 2

Classify the coal fields in India. Name state for each classification.

Short Questions | Q 3

What is lignite? Name the two areas where lignite is found in India.

Short Questions | Q 4

Why petroleum is called mineral oil? Write its two uses.

Short Questions | Q 5

Mention two uses of mineral oil.

Short Questions | Q 6

Name an old and a new mineral oil producing area.

Short Questions | Q 7

Mention two products of an oil refinery. Name two oil refineries in India, one along the coast and one away from the coast.

Short Questions | Q 8

What is ‘off-shore drilling’? What do you mean by ‘Mumbai High’?

Short Questions | Q 9

What type of Iron Ore is mined in India? Name the two largest producing states of Iron-ore.

Short Questions | Q 10

What is manganese used for?

Short Questions | Q 11

Give four economic uses of mineral resources.

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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 7 Minerals in India Long Questions [Page undefined]

Long Questions | Q 1

State the most important coal fields of India.

Long Questions | Q 2

State two main drawbacks of the Coal found in India.

Long Questions | Q 3

Name some important iron-ore producing centres in India.

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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 7 Minerals in India Give Reasons [Page undefined]

Give Reasons | Q 1

Mention two reasons why minerals are important?

Give Reasons | Q 2

The location of coal fields is an important factor in industrial development.

Give Reasons | Q 3

Anthracite is used for domestic purposes.

Give Reasons | Q 4

Oil refineries are located close to oil fields or near ports.

Give Reasons | Q 5

Why are many refineries located near the sea ports:

Give Reasons | Q 6

Why is bauxite considered an important mineral?

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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 7 Minerals in India Differentiate [Page undefined]

Differentiate | Q 1

 State the difference between metallic minerals and non-metallic minerals.

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Name the Following | Q 1

Name the groups into which minerals can be classified.

Name the Following | Q 2

Name some metallic minerals.

Name the Following | Q 3

Name some non-metallic minerals.

Name the Following | Q 4

Name some Energy Minerals.

Name the Following | Q 5

Which country ranks first in South Asia with regard to easy availability of minerals?

Name the Following | Q 6

Name the states rich in mineral resources.

Name the Following | Q 7

Name the four types of coal. Which of these is the best for industrial purposes?

Name the Following | Q 8

Name an important coal producing State in India and a coal-mine located in that State.

Name the Following | Q 9

Name three important states which form the tertiary coal distribution chain.

Name the Following | Q 10

Name any two important petroleum drilling centres for each of these states:
(i) Gujarat (ii) Assam

Name the Following | Q 11

Name two oil refineries in the public sector one each in Assam and Gujarat.

Name the Following | Q 12

Name two states in India where Iron-ore is found on a large scale.

Name the Following | Q 13

Which is the biggest iron-ore producing state of India?

Name the Following | Q 14

Name the important iron-ore producing centre of Maharashtra.

Name the Following | Q 15

State the SAARC country which-has the largest Iron Ore reserves. Mention two states in the country named by you, where the reserves are abundant.

Name the Following | Q 16

Name two important Oil fields in India.

Name the Following | Q 17.1

Name the following:

Oldest oil field 

Name the Following | Q 17.2

Name the following:

Off-shore oil field

Name the Following | Q 17.3

Name the following:

Oldest coal mine

Name the Following | Q 17.4

Name the following:

Coal mine in Orissa.

Name the Following | Q 17.5

Name the following:

Iron ore mine in Karnataka

Name the Following | Q 18

Name the States producing Manganese

Name the Following | Q 19

Name one use of the mineral manganese.

Name the Following | Q 20

Name the mineral:Which is used in the manufacture of cement.

Name the Following | Q 21

The largest deposits of which are found in Balaghat in Madhya Pradesh.

Name the Following | Q 22

Name any two off-shore oil fields of India.

Name the Following | Q 23

Name the oldest and the largest coal field in India.

Name the Following | Q 24

Name any two raw materials derived from coal.

Name the Following | Q 25

Name two industries that use a high quantity of coal.

Name the Following | Q 26

Name one important area that has large coal deposits in the states of Jharkhand and West Bengal.

Name the Following | Q 27.1

Which state is the largest producer of mineral oil?

Name the Following | Q 27.2

Name two coastal and two inland oil-refineries in India.

Name the Following | Q 28

Name two varieties of iron ore used in industry.

Name the Following | Q 29

Name one area in Orissa and one area in Chattisgarh where iron ore is mined.

Name the Following | Q 30

Name the mineral used in the manufacture of:
(i) Cement
(ii) Aluminium
(iii) Synthetics.

Name the Following | Q 31

Name the metal obtained from Bauxite.

Name the Following | Q 32

Name three states which are the largest producers of bauxite.

Name the Following | Q 33

Name the three types of iron-ore?

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Chapter 7: Minerals in India

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ICSE solutions for ICSE Class 10 Geography chapter 7 - Minerals in India

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Concepts covered in ICSE Class 10 Geography chapter 7 Minerals in India are Types of Minerals, Distribution of Minerals and Energy Resources, Types of Power Resources -conventional, Types of Power Resources - Non-conventional Sources, Uses and Distribution of Iron Ore, Manganese, Copper, Bauxite, Concept of Hydel Power (Bhakra Nangal Dam and Hirakud)..

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