Ch – 6 Peasants & Farmers

Q.1: Threshing machines were broken in different countries of England during the __________________ movement in the 1830s. a) Green revolution b) Captain John c) Captain Swing

Ch – 8 Rural Livelihoods

Q.1: Kalpattu is a village in _____________. a) Kerala b) Telangana c) Tamil Nadu Q.2: Name the main crop grown in Kalpattu. a) Wheat b) Ragi c) Paddy 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 familiesContinue reading “Ch – 8 Rural Livelihoods”

Ch – 4 Agriculture

Q: Neha uses only organic manure and pesticides in her farm. Which farming is she following ? a) Commercial farming b) Organic farming c) Mixed farming Q: Which of these is NOT a tertiary activity ? a) banking b) transport c) bread baking Q: _____ of India’s population is still dependent on agriculture. a) two-thirdContinue reading “Ch – 4 Agriculture”

Ch – 4 Agriculture

The economic activities are of three types: primary, secondary and tertiary. Primary activities include all those connected with extraction and production of natural resources. Eg: Agriculture, Mining. Secondary activities are concerned with the processing of natural resources. Eg: Weaving, Steel manufacturing. Tertiary activities provide support to the primary and secondary sectors through services. Eg: Banking,Continue reading “Ch – 4 Agriculture”