geography - manufacturing industries

Class 10 - Geography

Manufacturing Industries

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Question:

Describe briefly the distribution of silk textile industry in India.

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Distribution of Silk Textile Industry in India
1. Mulberry, tasar, chanderi and munga silk are major silk varieties that are produced in India.
2. There are 90 big and small silk mills, producing silk goods in the country.
3. More than 90% of the country's silk production comes from Karnataka, West Bengal, Jammu and Kashmir.
4. Main silk producing centers are. (I) Bungler, Kolar, Mysore and Belgaum in Karnataka.
(ii) Murshabad and Bankure in West Bengal.
(iii) Anantnag, Baramula and Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir.



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Manufacturing Industries - Questions
1.

Why are most of the jute mills of India located in West Bengal?


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2.

three human inputs that control location of industries.


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3.

Name three major air pollutants.


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4.

Why are most of the jute mills of India located in West Bengal?


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5.

Name three human inputs that control location of industries.


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6.

What are light industries?


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7.

Name four important cotton textile centres of Maharashtra.


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8.

Name the three physical factors that affect location of industries.


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9.

Name two iron and steel producing plants each of Karnataka and West Bengal.


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10.

What is the annual production of cement in the country at present?


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11.

How does industrial pollution degrade environment?


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12.

List four agro based industries.


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13.

Describe the distribution of ship-building industry in India.


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14.

How do industries pollute the environment?


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15.

Name two most important sugar producing states of India.


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16.

Mention 4 raw materials needed for a cement industry.


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17.

Discuss the steps to be taken to minimize environmental degradation by industry?


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18.

Name any three physical factors that affect location of the industry.


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19.

What is manufacturing?


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20.

Name five electronic goods producing centres of India.


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21.

Why is the iron and steel industry located in Peninsular India only?


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22.

How does industrial pollution degrade environment?


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23.

Name the important raw materials used in the manufacturing of cement?


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24.

Describe briefly the distribution of railway equipments industries in India.


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25.

Describe briefly the distribution of silk textile industry in India.


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26.

Describe the distribution of ship-building industry in India.


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27.

Why is the iron and steel industry located in Peninsular India only?


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28.

How do industries pollute the environment?


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