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NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around chapter 8 - A Treat for Mosquitoes [Latest edition]

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Chapter 8: A Treat for Mosquitoes

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Find out [Pages 68 - 69]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesFind out [Pages 68 - 69]

Find out | Q 1 | Page 68

Do you know anyone who has had malaria?

Find out | Q 2 | Page 68

How did they find out that they had malaria?

Find out | Q 3 | Page 68

What problems did they have on having malaria?

Find out | Q 4 | Page 68

What other diseases can be caused by mosquito bites?

Find out | Q 5 | Page 68

In which season is malaria more common? Why do you think this happens?

Find out | Q 6 | Page 68

What do you do in your house to protect yourself from mosquitoes? Also find out from your friends about what they do.

Find out | Q 7 | Page 69

Look at the report of the blood test given here. Which words in the report help us to know that the person has malaria?

Tell [Pages 70 - 71]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesTell [Pages 70 - 71]

Tell | Q 1 | Page 70

Look at Aarti’s blood report and find out the minimum required haemoglobin?

Tell | Q 2 | Page 70

How much did Aarti's haemoglobin go up and how long did it take for that?

Tell | Q 3 | Page 70

What does the newspaper report say about the problems caused by anaemia?

Tell | Q 4 | Page 70

Have you or anyone in your family ever needed to get a blood test? When and why?

Tell | Q 5 | Page 70

What was found out by the blood test?

Tell | Q 6 | Page 71

Have you had a health check-up in your school? What did the doctor tell you?

Find out [Page 71]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesFind out [Page 71]

Find out | Q 1 | Page 71

Ask a doctor or elders about the food items which contain iron.

Find out and tell [Page 72]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesFind out and tell [Page 72]

Find out and tell | Q 1 | Page 72

Have you seen any poster like this put up anywhere?

Find out and tell | Q 2 | Page 72

Who do you think puts up such posters, or gives ads in the newspapers?

Find out and tell | Q 3 | Page 72

What are some of the important points given in the poster?

Find out and tell | Q 4 | Page 72

Why do you think pictures of a tank, cooler, and pits are shown on the poster?

Think [Page 72]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesThink [Page 72]

Think | Q 1 | Page 72

Why do you think it talks about putting fish in the tank? What do you think the fish eats?

Think | Q 2 | Page 72

What will happen when oil is spread on the water?

Find out [Page 73]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesFind out [Page 73]

Find out | Q 1 | Page 73

Which diseases are spread by flies and how?

Mosquito check [Page 73]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesMosquito check [Page 73]

Mosquito check | Q 1 | Page 73

Divide your class into two or three groups. Each group will go around to check one area in school or around it. It must carefully note if water has collected anywhere, and mark ✓ where it finds stagnant water.

Pot  
Cooler  
Tank  
Any open space in the school ground  
Gutter  
Any other place  
Mosquito check | Q 1 | Page 73

Since how many days has water collected there?

Mosquito check | Q 2 | Page 73

Who is responsible for keeping these places clean?

Mosquito check | Q 3 | Page 73

Who is supposed to get the gutters and drains repaired?

Mosquito check | Q 4 | Page 73

Can any larvae be seen in the collected water?

Mosquito check | Q 5 | Page 73

Has it caused any problem in the area? Write.

Make a poster [Page 73]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesMake a poster [Page 73]

Make a poster | Q 1 | Page 73

In your group, make a poster with a message to keep the cooler, tank, drains and the area clean (wherever water collects). Put up your poster in and around your school.

Make a poster | Q 2 | Page 73

Find out who is responsible for keeping the area around your school clean. Write a letter from your class, reporting your findings and suggestions. Find out to whom the letter should be written and to which office it should be sent.

Tell [Page 74]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesTell [Page 74]

Tell | Q 1 | Page 74

Is there a pond or river around your house or school? Go and look around and observe these things:

Can you see algae in or around the water?

Tell | Q 2 | Page 74

Is there a pond or river around your house or school? Go and look around and observe these things:

Where else have you seen algae?

Tell | Q 3 | Page 74

Is there a pond or river around your house or school? Go and look around and observe these things:

Are there plants growing on the side or in water? Find out their names. Draw some of these in your notebook.

Tell | Q 4 | Page 74

Is there a pond or river around your house or school? Go and look around and observe these things:

Do you think these were planted by someone or did they grow on their own?

Tell | Q 5 | Page 74

Is there a pond or river around your house or school? Go and look around and observe these things:

What else can you see in the water? Make a list. 

What we have learnt [Page 75]

NCERT solutions for Class 5 Environmental Studies - Looking Around Chapter 8 A Treat for MosquitoesWhat we have learnt [Page 75]

What we have learnt | Q 1 | Page 75

What can you do so that mosquitoes do not breed in your house, school and neighbourhood?

What we have learnt | Q 2 | Page 75

How can you find out if someone has malaria?

Chapter 8: A Treat for Mosquitoes

Find outTellFind out and tellThinkMosquito checkMake a posterWhat we have learnt
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