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NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around chapter 14 - When the Earth Shook! [Latest edition]

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Chapter 14: When the Earth Shook!

Discuss and writeDiscussWriteWhat will you doYour news reportDifficult timesWhat we have learnt
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Discuss and write [Page 132]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!Discuss and write [Page 132]

Discuss and write | Q 1 | Page 132

Have you or anyone that you know ever faced such difficulty?

Discuss and write | Q 2 | Page 132

Who all helped at such a time? Make a list.

Discuss [Page 134]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!Discuss [Page 134]

Discuss | Q 1 | Page 134

A lot of people from other places came to Jasma’s village. Who were these people? In what ways would they have helped the villagers?

Discuss | Q 2 | Page 134

People in Jasma’s village rebuilt their houses with suggestions from the engineers. Will these houses be safer than before in case there is an earthquake again? Why?

Discuss | Q 3 | Page 134

Think, if there were an earthquake where you live, would your house be in danger?

Discuss | Q 4 | Page 134

What will you do to save pet animals during a natural disaster?

Write [Page 134]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!Write [Page 134]

Write | Q 1 | Page 134

Compare your house with that of Jasma. List in your notebook what materials were used in making both the houses.

Jasma’s House Your House
   
   
What will you do [Page 135]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!What will you do [Page 135]

What will you do | Q 1 | Page 135

Have you been told in your school or anywhere else about what to do in case of an earthquake?

What will you do | Q 2 | Page 135

Why do you think one should go under a table during an earthquake?

Write [Pages 135 - 136]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!Write [Pages 135 - 136]

Write | Q 1 | Page 135

According to the TV report, thousands of people were injured and some died in Gujarat. If the buildings had been made in a way that they would not fall in the earthquake, would the damage have been different? How?

Write | Q 2 | Page 136

At times like this, when people have lost their homes and all their belongings, what kind of help would they need?

Write | Q 3 | Page 136

In such situations whose help would be needed and for what? Write in your notebook as shown here.

Whose help will be needed How will they help
Dog To smell out where people are lying trapped
   
   
   
   
   
Discuss [Page 136]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!Discuss [Page 136]

Discuss | Q 1 | Page 136

Have you ever seen people in your area helping each other? When?

Discuss | Q 2 | Page 136

Why do people live together in a neighbourhood?

Discuss | Q 3 | Page 136

Imagine living in a place where there were no other houses or people around. How would it be? For example, whom would you play with? To whom would you celebrate festivals and special days? Would you be scared?

Your news report [Page 137]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!Your news report [Page 137]

Your news report | Q 1 | Page 137

Make your own report which mentions the following:

– Cause of the disaster, date, and time

– What kind of damage did it cause-to lives, belongings, livelihoods?

– Which people came forward to help? Which government offices or other groups?

Your news report | Q 2 | Page 137

Have people in your area ever got affected by famine or drought? Find such reports of different countries from newspapers. Make your own report.

Your news report | Q 3 | Page 137

You may need some help from these in case of an accident or emergency. Find out and write their addresses and phone numbers. Add more names to this list.

  Address Phone Number
Fire Station    
Nearby Hospital    
Ambulance    
Police Station    
Difficult times [Page 137]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!Difficult times [Page 137]

Difficult times | Q 1 | Page 137

Write a report with the help of the following words:

floods, river water, injured people, food packets, rescue work, camps, dead bodies, dead animals floating in the water, houses underwater, aerial survey (to see the scene of the disaster from a plane), sad people, diseases spread by dirty water, homeless people, trapped people.

What we have learnt [Page 138]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 14 When the Earth Shook!What we have learnt [Page 138]

What we have learnt | Q 1 | Page 138

What type of difficulties are faced by people during floods?

Look at the picture, what kind of a school have the children come to after the flood? Write down what people had to do to make their life normal again after the flood.

Chapter 14: When the Earth Shook!

Discuss and writeDiscussWriteWhat will you doYour news reportDifficult timesWhat we have learnt
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