civics - urban livelihoods

Class 6 - Civics

Urban Livelihoods

MCQ
Q&A
Question:

Mention two features of business persons.

Answer:

(i)They own their own shops or business.
(ii)They employ a number of workers as supervisors and helpers.



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Questions and Answers


Urban Livelihoods - Questions
1.

How is it looked upon now?


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2.

Fill in the blanks with appropriate words to complete each sentence:

(i) There are almost ……… street vendors in the country working in …………………
(ii) Those who work in government departments get a ……………….. salary every month.
(iii) It is the……… that decides on which day of the week the market has to remain  closed.
(iv) Call Centres in ………. cities provide a new form of employment to the people.
(v )Street vending is now recognised as a general benefit and as a………………… of people  to earn their ……………  •


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3.

Name some activities which are carried out on the streets.


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4.

How was street vending looked upon till recently?


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5.

Mention two features of business persons.


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6.

How do hawkers manage their work? [V. Imp.]


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7.

What works does Sudha do?


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8.

In what ways is a permanent and regular job different from a casual job? Discuss.


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9.

What benejits does Sudha get along with her salary?


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10.

What types of things do vendors usually sell?


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11.

Mention some drawbacks of casual jobs. [V. Imp.]


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12.

What is essential for the permanent shops?


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13.

What was found in a Survey of Ahmedabad city?


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14.

Mention two features of permanent jobs.


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15.

Define labour chowk'.


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16.

What are various ways of earning livelihood in the urban areas? Discuss. [V. Imp.]


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17.

Write in brief on Call Centres'.


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18.

What is a Call Centre? [V. Imp.]


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19.

What is the normal working day in a garment factory?


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