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Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th Social Science Term 3 Answers Guide chapter 2 - Globe [Latest edition]

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Chapter 2: Globe

Exercise
Exercise [Pages 183 - 185]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th Social Science Term 3 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Globe Exercise [Pages 183 - 185]

Choose the correct answer

Exercise | Q I. 1. | Page 183

The shape of the Earth is _____________.

  • Square

  • Rectangle

  • Geoid

  • Circle

Exercise | Q I. 2. | Page 183

The North Pole is ______.

  • 90° N Latitude

  • 90° S latitude

  • 90° W Longitude

  • 90° E longitude

Exercise | Q I. 3. | Page 183

The area found between 0° and 180° E lines of longitude is called.

  • Southern Hemisphere

  • Western Hemisphere

  • Northern Hemisphere

  • Eastern Hemisphere

Exercise | Q I. 4. | Page 183

The 23 ½° N line of latitude is called _____________.

  • Tropic of Capricorn

  • Tropic of Cancer

  • Arctic Circle

  • Antarctic Circle

Exercise | Q I. 5. | Page 183

180° line of longitude is ______.

  • Equator

  • International Date Line

  • Prime Meridian

  • North Pole

Exercise | Q I. 6. | Page 183

The Sun is found overhead the Greenwich Meridian at.

  • 12 midnight

  • 12 noon

  • 1 p.m.

  • 11 a.m.

Exercise | Q I. 7. | Page 184

A day has _____________.

  • 1240 minutes

  • 1340 minutes

  • 1440 minutes

  • 1140 minutes

Exercise | Q I. 8. | Page 184

Which of the following lines of longitude is considered for the Indian Standard Time?

  • 82½° E

  • 82½° W

  • 81½° E

  • 81½° W

Exercise | Q I. 9. | Page 184

The total number of lines of latitude are ______.

  • 171

  • 161

  • 181

  • 191

Exercise | Q I. 10. | Page 183

The total number of lines of longitude are ______.

  • 370

  • 380

  • 360

  • 390

Fill in the blanks

Exercise | Q II. 1. | Page 184

The line of latitude which is known as the Great Circle is ______________.

Exercise | Q II. 2. | Page 184

The imaginary lines drawn horizontally on Earth from the West to East are called ____________.

Exercise | Q II. 3. | Page 184

The 90° lines of latitude on the Earth are called _____________.

Exercise | Q II. 4. | Page 184

The Prime Meridian is also called ______________.

Exercise | Q II. 5. | Page 184

The world is divided into ____________ time zones.

Exercise | Q III. 1. | Page 184

choose the odd one.

  • North Pole

  • South Pole

  • Equator

  • International Date Line

Exercise | Q III. 2. | Page 184

Choose the odd one.

  • Tropic of Capricorn

  • Tropic of Cancer

  • Equator

  • Prime Meridian

Exercise | Q III. 3. | Page 184

choose the odd one.

  • Torrid Zone

  • Time Zone

  • Temperate Zone

  • Frigid Zone

Exercise | Q III. 4. | Page 184

choose the odd one.

  • Royal Astronomical Observatory

  • Prime Meridian

  • Greenwich Meridian

  • International Date Line

Exercise | Q III. 5. | Page 184

Choose the odd one.

  • 10° North

  • 20° South

  • 30° North

  • 40° West

Exercise | Q IV | Page 184

Match the following

A B
0° line of latitude Pole
0° line of longitude International Date Line
180° line of longitude Greenwich
90° line of latitude Equator
Exercise | Q V | Page 184

Examine the following statements

  1. The Earth is spherical in shape.
  2. The shape of the Earth is called a geoid.
  3. The Earth is flat.
    Look at the options given below and choose the correct answer
  • 1 and 3 are correct

  • 2 and 3 are correct

  • 1 and 2 are correct

  • 1,2 and 3 are correct

Examine the following statements

Exercise | Q VI | Page 185

Statement I: The lines of latitude on Earth are used to find the location of a place and define the heat zones on Earth.

Statement II: The lines of longitudes on Earth are used to find the location of a place and to calculate time.
Choose the correct option

  • Statement I is correct; II is wrong

  • Statement I is wrong; II correct

  • Both the statements are correct

  • Both the statements are wrong

Name the following

Exercise | Q VII. 1. | Page 185

The imaginary lines drawn horizontally on Earth.

Exercise | Q VII. 2. | Page 185

The imaginary lines drawn vertically on Earth.

Exercise | Q VII. 3. | Page 185

The three dimensional model of the Earth.

Exercise | Q VII. 4. | Page 185

India is located in this hemisphere based on lines of longitude.

Exercise | Q VII. 5. | Page 185

The network of lines of latitude and longitude.

Answer briefly

Exercise | Q VIII. 1. | Page 185

What is a Geoid?

Exercise | Q VIII. 2. | Page 185

What is local time?

Exercise | Q VIII. 3. | Page 185

How many times would the sun pass overhead a line of longitude?

Exercise | Q VIII. 4. | Page 185

What are lines of latitude and longitude?

Exercise | Q VIII. 5. | Page 185

Name the four hemispheres of the Earth.

Give reasons

Exercise | Q IX. 1. | Page 185

The 0° line of longitude is called the Greenwich Meridian.

Exercise | Q IX. 2. | Page 185

The regions on Earth between North & South lines of latitude (66 ½°) and poles (90°) is called Frigid Zone.

Exercise | Q IX. 3. | Page 185

The International Date Line runs zigzag.

Answer in detail

Exercise | Q X. 1. | Page 185

What are the uses of globe?

Exercise | Q X. 2. | Page 185

How are the hemispheres divided on the basis of lines of latitude and longitude? Explain with diagrams.

Exercise | Q X. 3. | Page 185

What are the significant lines of latitude? Explain the zones found between them.

Exercise | Q X. 4. | Page 185

Explain Indian Standard Time.

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Chapter 2: Globe

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Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th Social Science Term 3 Answers Guide chapter 2 - Globe - Shaalaa.com

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th Social Science Term 3 Answers Guide chapter 2 - Globe

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