Q.1: Kalpattu is a village in _____________.
c) Tamil Nadu
Q.2: Name the main crop grown in Kalpattu.
Q.3: Ramalingam pays _______ for a day’s work to workers.
a) Rs 50
b) Rs 100
c) Rs 40
Q.4: Nearly ____________ of all the rural families are agricultural labourers in our country.
Q.5: When are the farmers unable to pay back their loans ?
a) If the monsoon doesn’t bring enough rain.
b) If pests attack their crops or seeds are of bad quality.
Q.6: Why do farmers commit suicide ?
a) Because the seeds were of bad quality.
b) Because the pests attack crops.
c) Because they fail to repay their loans.
Q.7: Sekar and Thulasi work in _____________’s farm.
Q.8: The people of Chizami belong to ____________ community.
Q.9: ____________________ means that the land on a hill slope is made into flat plots and carved out in steps.
a) ladder farming
b) commercial farming
c) terrace farming
Q.10: In India, 80 percent of farmers are ___________.
a) big farmers
c) small farmers
Q.11: Which products are collected from forest to earn additional income ?
b) tendu leaves
Q.12: In coastal regions, people sell ________ to earn livelihood.
Q.13: Some people sell milk to ______________ to earn additional income.
a) village cooperative society
b) nearby town