Full Marks: 80
Time: 2 Hrs.
This Question Paper Consists of 03 printed pages.
1. Name the following(10 x 1=10)
a) The largest sand desert in the world.
b) Leading producer of petroleum in the world.
c) Tribal people of Australia.
d)The tallest building in the world.
e) The desert where was no rainfall for ten years.
f)The dam on the river Sutlej
g) Drink made from fermented milk .
h) A source of fresh water in desert.
i) Houses made of ice.
j)Ship of the desert.
k) Nomads of Arabian Desert.
l) The country that export large part of wheat.
m) Tribal people of Kalahari Desert.
n) The water bodies that are formed behind dams.
o) A weapon used for hunting.
2. Fill in the blanks:(15 x 1= 15)
a) Farmers of Egypt are called________________
b)In the Pampas there are huge cattle ranches called ________________
c)Copper and nitrate are mined in the________________ Desert of chile.
d) Copper comes from ________________
e)The Inunits keep dogs called ________________used to drag Sledges
f)Snow storm called ________________are common in the Tundra.
g) The place where ores are mined are called________________
h) The process of breaking down of rocks into small grains are called________________
i) The two main types of soil found in India are ________________
j)The cold Gross lands are called________________ in North America and ________________ in South America.
k) The main occupation of the Inunits are________________and ________________
l) The rocks making up the Earthis crust contain________________
3.Rewrite the following sentences by correcting the underlined words. (5 x 1= 5)
a)Mica is mainly found in odisha
b) Black soil is found in Chota Nagpur Plateaus
c) Bauxite is used to make iron and steel.
d) The Sam people mainly hunt seals for meat, skin and
e) Rain water which seeps into the ground is called Fresh water .
4. Give two examples of each of the following. (4 x 10=40)
a) i) How have plants adopted to live in the Hot Desert ?(4)
ii) Who are Caravan travelilers ? What do they do?(1+2)
iii) What is basiolrrigation ?(3)
b) i) How is livestock ranching different from nomadic herding?(3)
ii)Who are Khoi Khoi ? What is their main food ?(1+2)
iii) Why are very few trees found in the cold grad land ?(2)
iv) How did the life of the American Indians change after the European settlers came to North America.(2)
c) i) What are the three main occupations of the people in cold land ?(3)
ii) What products do the Same people get from the merica reindeer ?(2)
iii) Write in detail about the life style of Inumits . (5)
d) i) Name three types of forest found in India.(any three) found in India.(3)
ii) Where are the following soils found in India(3)
iii) How are rivers useful to us ?(4)
5. Mark the following places on the world map:(any five)(5)
a) a) Sahara desert
b) Pampas in South America
c )Tundra Region
d) Thar desert
e) Downs in Australia
f) Atacama desert
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