Q.1: The place where a building or a settlement develops is known as its __________.
Q.2: Settlements which are occupied for a short time are known as _____________ settlements.
Q.3: Which of these conditions is important for an ideal settlement ?
a) harsh climate
b) availability of water
c) dry land
Q.4: The people living in deep forests, mountains and deserts practice __________ cultivation.
Q.5: The seasonal movement of people is known as _____________.
Q.6: A __________ settlement is closely built and can be seen in flat lands.
Q.7: Scattered settlements are usually found in ____________.
a) Hilly regions
b) Thick forests
Q.8: Match the following :
|1. Thatched roofs, mud walled houses||i. Areas which receive heavy rainfall|
|2. House on stilts||ii. extreme cold regions|
|3. Dwellings made of ice||iii. Hot climate|
a) 1-i, 2-ii, 3-iii
b) 1-ii, 2-iii, 3-i
c) 1-iii, 2-i, 3-ii
Q.9: Invention of ________ made transport easier.
Q.10: In Tibet, ________ are used for transport.
Q.11: The ________________ connects Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata.
a) Golden Quadrilateral
b) Golden Polygon
c) Golden Point
Q.12: _______________ highway in the Himalayan Mountains is one of the highest roadways in the world.
Q.13: Roads built under ground are called __________.
b) under paths
Q.14: The ____________ Revolution brought a speedy development of rail transport.
Q.15: __________ are the cheapest for carrying heavy and bulky goods over long distances.
Q.16: ______________ are extremely useful in most inaccessible areas and in calamities for rescuing people and distributing food, water, clothes and medicines.
Q.17: ___________ provides us with worldwide information and interaction and has made our lives more comfortable.
Q.18: ____________ is the process of conveying messages to others.