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NCERT solutions for Class 10 Social Science Geography (Contemporary India 2) chapter 1 - Resources and Development [Latest edition]

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Chapter 1: Resources and Development

NCERT solutions for Class 10 Social Science Geography (Contemporary India 2) Chapter 1 Resources and Development [Pages 12 - 13]

Q 1.1 | Page 12

Multiple choice questions.

Which one of the following type of resource is iron ore?

  • Renewable

  • Biotic

  • Flow

  • non-renewable

Q 1.2 | Page 12

Multiple choice questions.
Under which of the following type of resource can tidal energy be put?

  •  Replenishable

  • Human-made

  •  Abiotic

  • Non-recyclable

Q 1.3 | Page 12

Multiple choice questions.
Which one of the following is the main cause of land degradation in Punjab?

  • Intensive cultivation

  • Deforestation

  • Over irrigation

  • Overgrazing

Q 1.4 | Page 12

Multiple choice questions.
In which one of the following states is terrace cultivation pactised?

  • Punjab

  •  Plains of Uttar Pradesh

  • Haryana

  • Uttarakhand

Q 1.5 | Page 12

Multiple choice questions.
In which of the following states black soil is predominantly found?

 

  • Jammu and Kashmir

  • Maharashtra

  • Rajasthan

  • Jharkhand

Q 2.1 | Page 12

Answer the following questions in about 30 words.
Name three states having black soil and the crop which is mainly grown in it.

Q 2.2 | Page 12

Answer the following questions in about 30 words.
What type of soil is found in the river deltas of the eastern coast? Give three main features of this type of soil.

Q 2.3 | Page 12

Answer the following questions in about 30 words.
What steps can be taken to control soil erosion in the hilly areas?

Q 2.4 | Page 12

Answer the following questions in about 30 words.
What are the biotic and abiotic resources? Give some examples.

Q 3.1 | Page 13

Answer the following questions in about 120 words.
Explain land use pattern in India and why has the land under forest not increased much since 1960-61?

Q 3.2 | Page 13

Answer the following questions in about 120 words.
How have technical and economic development led to more consumption of resources?

Chapter 1: Resources and Development

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Class 10 Social Science Geography (Contemporary India 2) - Shaalaa.com

NCERT solutions for Class 10 Social Science Geography (Contemporary India 2) chapter 1 - Resources and Development

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Concepts covered in Class 10 Social Science Geography (Contemporary India 2) chapter 1 Resources and Development are Changing Land-use Pattern, Concept for Land Degradation and Conservation Measures, Types - Natural and Human, Need for Resource Planning, Concept of Natural Resources, Concept of Land as a Resource, Concept for Soil Types and Distribution, Changing Land-use Pattern, Concept for Land Degradation and Conservation Measures, Types - Natural and Human, Need for Resource Planning, Concept of Natural Resources, Concept of Land as a Resource, Concept for Soil Types and Distribution.

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