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Chapter 3: Major Landforms of the Earth

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School Chapter 3 Major Landforms of the Earth Exercise

Exercise | Q 1

Match the columns

Column A Column B
1. The Appalachians a. Low-lying lands between hills or mountains
2. Vent b. Old fold mountains in North America
3. Faulting c. The opening through which lava comes to the surface
4. Valley d. The rupturing or fracturing of rock strata due to strain
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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School Chapter 3 Major Landforms of the Earth Exercise

Exercise | Q 1

With the help of your atlas identify and mark the following in an outline map of the world.

An old fold mountain range in India.

Exercise | Q 2

With the help of your atlas identify and mark the following in an outline map of the world.

A block mountain in Europe

Exercise | Q 3

With the help of your atlas identify and mark the following in an outline map of the world.

A storehouse of mineral wealth in eastern India.

Exercise | Q 4

With the help of your atlas identify and mark the following in an outline map of the world.

A rift valley in Egypt

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School Chapter 3 Major Landforms of the Earth Exercise

Exercise | Q 1

Answer the following questions in brief

What are fold mountains? With the help of a neat-sketch, briefly explain their formation.

Exercise | Q 2

Answer the following questions in brief

State two chief differences between old and young fold mountains. Give examples.

Exercise | Q 3

Answer the following questions in brief

What are plateaux? Why are they of great economic value?

Exercise | Q 4

Answer the following questions in brief

Mention the different types of plateaux.

Exercise | Q 5

Answer the following questions in brief

What is a basin ? Give an example.

Exercise | Q 6

Answer the following questions in brief

Mention the different types of plains.

Exercise | Q 7

Answer the following questions in brief

What is the importance of plains?

Exercise | Q 8

What is a peninsula? Take the help of your atlas and name four major peninsulas of the world.

Exercise | Q 9

Answer the following questions in brief

Which two landmasses does the Isthmus of Panama connect?

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School Chapter 3 Major Landforms of the Earth Exercise

Exercise | Q 1

Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs:

Name the major landforms on earth.

Exercise | Q 2

Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs:

List the continents according to size. Describe the two largest continents in detail.

Exercise | Q 3.1

Write short notes on Europe

Exercise | Q 3.2

Write short notes on Australia

Exercise | Q 4

Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs:

How is Mount Fuji of Japan different from the Vosges of Europe?

Exercise | Q 5

Briefly describe the importance of mountains.

Exercise | Q 6

Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs :

How is a volcanic mountain formed?

Exercise | Q 7

Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs :

What is a V-shaped valley?

Exercise | Q 8.1

Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs :

Briefly explain the peninsula.

Exercise | Q 8.2

Answer the following question in one or two paragraphs :

Briefly explain the island.

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School Chapter 3 Major Landforms of the Earth Exercise

Exercise | Q 1

Draw neat, labelled, coloured sketches to show the characteristics of the following geographical feature. Write a brief description alongside, explaining it

Block mountain

Exercise | Q 2

Draw neat, labelled, coloured sketches to show the characteristics of the following geographical feature. Write a brief description alongside, explaining it

Volcanic mountain

Exercise | Q 3

Draw neat, labelled, coloured sketches to show the characteristics of the following geographical feature. Write a brief description alongside, explaining it

Plateau

Exercise | Q 4

Draw neat, labelled, coloured sketches to show the characteristics of the following geographical feature. Write a brief description alongside, explaining it

Rift valley

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School Chapter 3 Major Landforms of the Earth Exercise

Exercise | Q 1

Picture study

Look at the photographs of a plain and a plateau given here and answer the questions.

  1. How does a plain look different from a plateau?
  2. Why are river plains thickly populated?
  3. How is life in the plains different from life in the mountains?
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Chapter 3: Major Landforms of the Earth

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Oxford University Press solutions for Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School chapter 3 - Major Landforms of the Earth

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Concepts covered in Class 6 Voyage Geography for ICSE Middle School chapter 3 Major Landforms of the Earth are Types of Landforms, Mountains and Valleys, Mountain Types - Folding, Mountain Types - Faulting, Importance of Mountains, Mountain Types - Volcanic, Valleys: Formations and Characteristics, Plateaus, Plains, Landforms and People.

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