geography - india: climate, vegetation and wildlife

Class 6 - Geography

India: Climate, Vegetation and Wildlife

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Fill in the blanks.
(a)Hot and dry winds known as………… blow during the day in summers.
(b)The states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu receive a great amount of rainfall  during the season of…………..
(c)…… forest in Gujarat is the home of……………
(d)…………….. is a well-known species of mangrove forests.
(e)………….. are also called monsoon forests.

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(a) loo, (b) retreating monsoon, (c) Gir, Asiatic lions, (d) Sundari, (e) Tropical deciduous forests.



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India: Climate, Vegetation and Wildlife - Questions
1.

Name the project started by the government to protect tigers? [Imp.]


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2.

How are forests important for us? [V. Imp.]


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3.

What is climate?


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4.

Name the two regions of Jammu and Kashmir which are very cold or freezing cold.


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5.

Mention the periods of various seasons of India.[Imp.]


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6.

Answer the following questions briefly.
(a)Which winds bring rainfall in India? Why is it so important?
(b)Name the different seasons in India.
(c)What is natural vegetation?
(d)Name the different types of vegetation found in
(e)What is the difference between evergreen forest and deciduous forest?
(f)Why is tropical rainforest also called evergreen forest?


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7.

Fill in the blanks with appropriate words to complete each sentence:
(i) Camels and wild asses are found in the ……….. and the ……….
(ii) ………  in Rajasthan receives least rainfall.
(iii) Tropical Rain Forests occur in the areas which receive …………..  rainfall.
(iv) Cold weather season remains from………… to ………..
(v) The climate of India has been described as …………..  type.
(vi) The roots of the plants kind the………….. , thus, they control soil erosion.
(vii) Parrots, pigeons, geese, etc. are examples of ……….. birds.


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8.

Name the two regions of Rcgasthan which are very hot.


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9.

Fill in the blanks.
(a)Hot and dry winds known as………… blow during the day in summers.
(b)The states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu receive a great amount of rainfall  during the season of…………..
(c)…… forest in Gujarat is the home of……………
(d)…………….. is a well-known species of mangrove forests.
(e)………….. are also called monsoon forests.


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10.

State whether these sentences are true (I) or false (F).
(i) During the winter season, the sun rays fall directly in the region.
(ii) Due to India's location in the tropical region, most of the rain is brought by monsoon winds.
(iii) Tropical rainforests are not very dense.
(iv) Tropical rainforests are also called monsoon forests.
(v) Thorny buses are found in dry areas of the country.
(vi) Siberian Crane, Stork, Flamingo, etc. migrate to our country in the winter season every year.


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11.

What are called bushes?


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12.

What should we do to conserve wildlife? [V. Imp.]


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13.

What happens in the season of the retreating monsoons? [Imp.]


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14.

Where are thorny bushes found?


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15.

Name some migratory birds.


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16.

Name the factors that affect the climate of a place.  [Imp.]


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17.

Write a note on mountain vegetation.


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18.

What is the special feature of mountain vegetation?


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19.

Explain cold weather season and hot weather season.


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20.

Describe the wildlife of India [V. Imp.]


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21.

Explain different types of seasons found in India


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22.

Why are several species of wildlife of India declining? [V. Imp.]


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23.

What do you mean by moderate climate? [V. Imp.]


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24.

Why is Van Mahotsav arranged?   [V. Imp.]


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25.

Why do we experience regional differences in the climate of India? Explain with examples. [V. Imp.]


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26.

Mention different types of vegetation found in India.  [V. Imp.)


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27.

Mention the main features of thorny bushes.


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