NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Social Science Our Environment Chapter 8

Human Environment Interactions - The Tropical and the Subtro... Class 7

Chapter 8 Human Environment Interactions - The Tropical and the Subtro... Exercise Solutions

<< Previous Chapter 7 : Human Environment - Settlement, Transport and Communication Next Chapter 9 : Life in the Temperate Grasslands >>

Exercise : Solutions of Questions on Page Number : 63

Q1 :  

Answer the following questions.

(i) Name the continent in which the Amazon basin is located.

(ii) What are the crops grown by the people of the Amazon basin?

(iii) Name the birds that you are likely to find in the rainforests of the Amazon.

(iv) What are the major cities located on the River Ganga?

(v) Where is the one-horned rhinoceros found?


Answer :

(i)The Amazon basin is located in South America.

(ii)The people of the Amazon basin mainly grow tapioca, pineapple and sweet potato. They also grow cash crops like coffee, maize and cocoa.

(iii)Toucans, humming birds and bird of paradise are commonly found in the rainforests of the Amazon.

(iv)Allahabad, Kanpur, Varanasi, Lucknow, Patna and Kolkata are the major cities located on the River Ganga.

(v)The one-horned rhinoceros is found in the Brahmaputra plain.

Answer needs Correction? Click Here

Q2 :  

Tick the correct answer.

(i) Toucans are a type of

(a) Birds

(b) Animals

(c) Crops

(ii) Manioc is the staple food of

(a) Ganga Basin

(b) Africa

(c) Amazon

(iii) Kolkata is located on the river

(a) Orange

(b) Hooghly

(c) Bhagirathi

(iv) Deodars and firs are a type of

(a) Coniferous trees

(b) Deciduous trees

(c) Shrubs

(v) Bengal tiger is found in

(a) Mountains

(b) Delta area

(c) Amazon


Answer :

(i) Toucans are a type of

(a) Birds

(b) Animals

(c) Crops

(ii) Manioc is the staple food of

(a) Ganga Basin

(b) Africa

(c) Amazon

(iii) Kolkata is located on the river

(a) Orange

(b) Hooghly

(c) Bhagirathi

(iv) Deodars and firs are a type of

(a) Coniferous trees

(b) Deciduous trees

(c) Shrubs

(v) Bengal tiger is found in

(a) Mountains

(b) Delta area

(c) Amazon

Answer needs Correction? Click Here

Q3 :  

Match the following.

(i) Cotton textile

(a) Assam

(ii) Maloca

(b) Terrace farming

(iii) Piranha

(c) Sericulture

(iv) Silk worm

(d) Slanting roof

(v) Kaziranga

(e) Ganga plain

-

(f) Varanasi

-

(g) Fish


Answer :

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

Give reasons.

(i) The rainforests are depleting.

(ii) Paddy is grown in the Ganga-Brahmaputra plains.


Answer :

Please Register/Login to get access to all solutions Facebook Login
<< Previous Chapter 7 : Human Environment - Settlement, Transport and Communication Next Chapter 9 : Life in the Temperate Grasslands >>

Our Environment - Social Science : CBSE NCERT Exercise Solutions for Class 7th for Human Environment Interactions - The Tropical and the Subtro... 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