geography - minerals and energy resources

Class 10 - Geography

Minerals and Energy Resources

Q&A
Question:

What is Anthracite?

Answer:

Anthracite is the highest quality of hard coal.



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Questions and Answers


Minerals and Energy Resources - Questions
1.

Describe the impact of globalisation on Indian agriculture.


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2.

What is Anthracite?


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3.

Why do you think that solar energy has a bright future in India?


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4.

Name three most important coal producing states of India.


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5.

Distinguish between Natural Gas and BioGas


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6.

Describe the distribution of iron ore in India.


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7.

Name two non- metallic minerals.


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8.

Distinguish Between Commercial and Non-Commercial Energy


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9.

What is a mineral?


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10.

Distinguish Between Commercial and Non-Commercial Energy


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11.

What are conventional sources of energy?


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12.

Mention three areas where petroleum is found in India.


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13.

Describe the distribution of coal in India.


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14.

Name four manganese ore-producing states of India.


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15.

Name three states which are known for the production of mica.


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16.

Name six non-commercial sources of energy.


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17.

Write a brief note on conventional and non-conventional sources of energy.


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18.

Distinguish between the following
(a) Ferrous and non-ferrous minerals
(b) Conventional and non-conventional sources of energy.


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19.

How do we need to conserve mineral resources?


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20.

Describe the distribution of coal in India.


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21.

Give three examples of metallic and three examples of non-metallic minerals.


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22.

Distinguish Between Metallic and Non-metallic minerals


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23.

What are commercial sources of energy?


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24.

Suggest two ways of conserving minerals.


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25.

What is commercial and non-commercial energy


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26.

Why do you think that solar energy has a bright future in India?


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27.

How are minerals formed in igneous and metamorphic rocks?


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28.

Name four bauxite-producing states.


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29.

List four non-conventional energy resources.


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30.

Name four important iron ore-producing states of India.


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31.

Distinguish between Anthracite and Bituminous Coal


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