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Ch9 community Planning, Geography, Class 10 - MBOSE syllabus

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As per the new syllabus of MBOSE Chapter 9 of Geography deals with "Community planning" or Contingency plan. It details out all the procedures, steps and needs of a community planning and contingency plan. It also deals with the execution and rehearsal or mock drills of the plan and warnings and prevention of seld during the occurrence of the disasters. Chapter 9: Planning Ahead: by the People for the People Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 Natural disaster     |     Building collapse due to Earthquake tremours For the convenience of the readers, I divided the questions into 4 different parts, viz -  General introduction: community-level initiatives, Features of community planning, and the importance of people contingency planning Features of a contingency plan,  Importance of PRA techniques, What to be included in a contingency plan and Guidelines to take care during the floods General introduction: community-level initiatives, Features of com

CH8 Geography, Meghalaya: Overview, Class 10 - mbose syllabus

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Chapter 8 of Geography is about Meghalaya. This is according to the latest mbose syllabus. Chapter 8: MEGHALAYA - OVERVIEW Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 Geography of Meghalaya is quite a long chapter. For the convenience of the students, I divided the whole chapter into 8 different parts. Each part has its own set of questions that may be interested by the question setters. The eight parts are as follows: General introduction Geography of Meghalaya Demography of Meghalaya {add here eduction too} Governments in Meghalaya Economy of Meghalaya Transportation in Meghalaya Tourism in Meghalaya Historical elements in Meghalaya Part 1: General introduction Geography of Meghalaya    |   Summer day Questions Before attainment of its statehood, Meghalaya was part of which state? When did Meghalaya attain statehood? When did the people start living in Meghalaya? At the time of Independence, the present day state of Meghalaya had how many districts? Nam

CH7 Lifelines of National Economy, Geography Class 10 - mbose syllabus

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Chapter 7 " Lifelines of the National Economy " of Geography for Class 10 as per the MBOSE syllabus 2018 deals with all those activities that human use to travel and transport things from place to place. Chapter 7: Lifelines of National Economy Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 I divided the chapter into five different parts for the sake of the convenience of the readers.  The questions of each part are selected and placed in chronological order so that the readers get the sense of reading a book with a purpose. These five parts are - 1. General Introduction 2. Road ways 3. Railways 4. Other mode of transports 5. Communication Lifeline of the National Economy part 1: General Introduction Questions:  Following questions can be asked from this part of the chapter. Why means of transport and communication are called the life lines of the economy? Define transport. Name any five means of transports Which two modes of transport are widely used

CH-6 Manufacturing Industries, Geography, Class 10 - MBOSE Syllabus

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Chapter 6 Manufacturing Industries is one of the chapters in Geography in Class X according to the latest MBOSE syllabus, 2018. Textile industry  |  Manufacturing Industry This chapter on Manufacturing Industries of geography, I divided it into 5 different parts to make the study of it easier. Part 1 types of economic activity and manufacturing industry Part 2 location of Industries and type of industries Part 3 Questions from agro-based industries Part 4 mineral based industries Part 5 other questions Manufacturing Industries: Part 1 types of economic activity and manufacturing industry Commonly asked questions from this part are – What are the different categories of economic activity? What constitutes the primary activity?  What constitutes the secondary activity?  What constitutes the tertiary activity?  What is manufacturing? Manufacturing falls under which type of economic activity? Fill in the blanks 1. _______________ is a powerful means to conquer

Chapter 5 Agriculture, Geography for class 10 - mbose syllabus

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Chapter 5 -   Agriculture  is part of Geography as per the prescribed textbook of the MBOSE syllabus 2018. Chapter 5: Agriculture Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 Strawberry cultivation in East Khasi Hills Meghalaya In this chapter Agriculture’ of Geography in Class X we will study different topics which are related to the seasons to plant crops, different types of farming method, different crops and food-related production supply and control in India. How to read the chapter Agriculture of Geography? Agriculture geography is a very long chapter. For convenience, I divide all questions from this chapter into five different categories viz – I. cropping seasons in India II. types of farming III. method of cultivation of different crops IV. reforms of agriculture and food security in India V. globalization. Questions from Part I cropping seasons in India  In India, crops are grown and harvested in different parts of the year. There are two main cropp

CH4 Minerals and Energy Resources - class 10 mbose syllabus

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Chapter 4 of Geography Class 10 is about  Minerals and Energy Resources as per the prescribed textbook of the MBOSE syllabus 2018. Chapter 4: Minerals and Energy Resources Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 In this chapter, we will be concentrate on those questions which talk about minerals resources and energy resources. From minerals resources concentrate on those questions which ask about the following: definition of minerals mining of minerals,  places in India where minerals are located and extracted the composition of some important minerals in India, conservation of minerals resources. Questions on Mineral resources Q1. Define the term 'mineral ore' Q2 What are minerals? How are they classified? Q3 What are Ores? Give examples. Q4 What are placer deposits? Give an example of minerals found in such deposits. ( MBOSE, 2010) Q5 What is a mine? Name the different types of mining prevalent in India. Q6 State any two factors aff

Chapter 3 Forest Resources, Geography for Class 10 - mbose syllabus

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Int this chapter Forest resources we will look into the classification of forest resources followed in India and conservation of forest and wildlife in the country. Chapter 3: Forest resources Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 After you have completed this chapter you will be able to discuss the following points:- Flora and fauna in India Categories of different plants and animals: Normal species, Endemic species, Rare species, vulnerable species, Endangered species, and Extinct species. Project Tiger in India. Types of forest in India. Involvement of communities in the forest management TEXTBOOK QUESTIONS Multiple Choice Questions Q1. Which of the following plays a key role in the ecological system? Rock Roads Forest None of the above Q2. Which one among the following is not a part of the complex web of an ecological system? Plants Animals Computers Humans Q3. Biodiversity is very important for which of the following? Plants

Chapter 2 Water resources, Geography for class 10 - mbose syllabus

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In this chapter 2 - 'Water Resources' of Geography we will be dealing with water conservation, integrated water resource management, and rainwater harvesting. Chapter 2: Water Resources Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 Drip Irrigation in Meghalaya | Water Resources Geography We will also cover the usefulness and impact of the multipurpose river projects and different methods of rainwater harvesting. TEXTBOOK QUESTIONS on Water Resources Multiple Choice Questions Q1. Water becomes a renewable and rechargeable resource due to which of the following reasons? Water table Hydrological cycle Oceans and Seas Surface runoff Q2. Which of the following data shows the percentage of global precipitation that is received by India? 96.5 percent 30 percent 4 percent 2.5 percent Q3. Which one of the following areas would you immediately associate with water scarcity? Desert of Rajasthan The Ganga Plains Hills of North Eastern India

Chapter 1 Resources, Geography for class 10 - mbose syllabus

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In this chapter 1 -  "Resources" of Geography for class 10, we will study different types of resources and resource planning for sustainable development. Chapter 1: Resources Geography Class X MBOSE syllabus 2018 Resources        Photo Credits: VisitMeghalaya In short, this chapter covers the classification of resources, resource planning, sustainable development, conservation of resources, land use, land degradation, land conservation, and soil types. TEXTBOOK QUESTIONS on RESOURCES Multiple choice questions 1. Natural and man-made things that satisfy human needs are called Resources Human resources Environment Technology 2. Which of the following types of resources is iron-ore? Renewable Biotic Abiotic Non- recyclable 3. Fossil fuels are examples of which of the following types of resources? Renewable Flow Biological Non-renewable 4. Under which of the following types of resources can solar energy be