NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Science Chapter 7

Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate Class 7

Chapter 7 Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate Exercise Solutions

<< Previous Chapter 6 : Physical and Chemical Changes Next Chapter 8 : Winds, Storms and Cyclones >>

Exercise : Solutions of Questions on Page Number : 77

Q1 :  

Name the elements that determine the weather of a place.


Answer :

The elements that determine the weather of a place are temperature, humidity, rainfall, and wind speed.

Answer needs Correction? Click Here

Q2 :  

When are the maximum and minimum temperatures likely to occur during the day?


Answer :

The maximum temperature of the day occurs in the afternoon while the minimum temperature occurs early in the morning.

Answer needs Correction? Click Here

Q3 :  

Fill in the blanks:

(i) The average weather taken over a long time is called __________.

(ii) A place receives very little rainfall and the temperature is high throughout the year, the climate of that place will be ________and _________.

(iii) The two regions of the earth with extreme climatic conditions are_________and __________.


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q4 :  

Indicate the type of climate of the following areas:

(a) Jammu and Kashmir: ______________

(b) Kerala: _____________

(c) Rajasthan: ____________

(d) North-east India:___________


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q5 :  

Which of the two changes frequently, weather or climate?


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q6 :  

Following are some of the characteristics of animals:

(i) Diets heavy on fruits (ii) White fur

(iii) Need to migrate (iv) Loud voice

(v) Sticky pads on feet (vi) Layer of fat under skin

(vii) Wide and large paws (viii) Bright colours

(ix) Strong tails (x) Long and large beak

For each characteristic indicate whether it is adaptation for tropical rainforests or polar regions. Do you think that some of these characteristics can be adapted for both regions?


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q7 :  

The tropical rainforest has a large population of animals. Explain why it is so.


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q8 :  

Explain, with examples, why we find animals of certain kind living in particular climatic conditions.


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q9 :  

How do elephant living in the tropical rainforest adapt itself.


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q10 :  

Choose the correct option which answers the following question:

A carnivore with stripes on its body moves very fast while catching its prey. It is likely to be found in

(i) polar regions

(ii) deserts

(iii) oceans

(iv) tropical rainforests


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q11 :  

Which features adapt polar bears to livein extremely cold climate?

(i) A white fur, fat below skin, keen sense of smell.

(ii) Thin skin, large eyes, a white fur.

(iii) A long tail, strong claws, white large paws.

(iv) White body, paws for swimming, gills for respiration.


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
Q12 :  

Which option best describes a tropical region?

(i) hot and humid

(ii) moderate temperature, heavy rainfall

(iii) cold and humid

(iv) hot and dry


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
<< Previous Chapter 6 : Physical and Chemical Changes Next Chapter 8 : Winds, Storms and Cyclones >>

Science : CBSE NCERT Exercise Solutions for Class 7th for Weather, Climate and Adaptations of Animals to Climate will be available online in PDF book form soon. The solutions are absolutely Free. Soon you will be able to download the solutions.

Popular Articles