Answer the following :
Q.1: How does Samir Do earn his livelihood ?
Ans: By selling newspapers
Q.2: Where does Samir Do’s mother live ?
Q.3: _____________ comes when a person does not have the resources and opportunities that are available to other persons.
Q.4: _____________ is an example of inequality.
Ans: Caste system
Q.5: ___________ is a country of many diversities.
Q.6: Diversity also comes when people adapt their lives to the __________________ in which they live.
Ans: geographical area
Q.7: In cities, people depend on ___________ to buy all the food and other goods that they need.
Q.8: ___________ and _______________ factors influence the diversity of a region.
Ans: Historical, Geographical
Q.9: Ladakh is situated in the eastern part of ________________.
Q.10: Why are the sheep of Ladakh region special ?
Ans: Because they produce pashmina wool
Q.11: Pashmina shawls are chiefly woven in _____________.
Q.12: What are dzos ?
Q.13: Which goods were carried in the caravans that passed through Ladakh ?
Ans: Raw silk, carpets, textiles and spices
Q.14: Which religion reached Tibet via Ladakh ?
Q.15: When was Islam introduced in Ladakh ?
Ans: More than 400 years ago
Q.16: Name the national epic of Tibet.
Ans: Kesar Saga
Q.17: What made Kerala an attractive place for traders ?
Q.18: Which traders were the first to arrive in Kerala ?
Ans: Jewish and Arab
Q.19: Who is believed to have come here nearly 2000 years ago ?
Ans: Apostle of Christ St.Thomas
Q.20: Who is credited with bringing Christianity to India ?
Ans: St. Thomas
Q.21: When did the Portuguese discover the sea routes to India from Europe ?
Ans: When Vasco da Gama landed with his ship
Q.22: Why are the fishing nets of Kerala known as “cheena-vala” ?
Ans: Because they look exactly like Chinese fishing net
Q.23: Name the utensil that is used for frying in Kerala.
Q.24: Who wrote the book titled “Discovery of India” ?
Ans: Jawaharlal Nehru
Q.25: Where did Jallianwala Bagh massacre take place ?
Q.26: Who had composed India’s national anthem ?
Ans: Rabindranath Tagore
Q.27: Which famous phrase was coined by Nehru ?
Ans: Unity in Diversity