Geography

Manufacturing Industries

Question:

Name four important cotton textile centres of Maharashtra.

Answer:

The cotton textile centres of Maharashtra are:1. Mumbai, 2. Solapur, 3. Pune, 4. Nagpur.

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Manufacturing Industries

Q 1.

What are light industries?

Q 2.

List four agro based industries.

Q 3.

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

Q 4.

Name three major air pollutants.

Q 5.

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

Q 6.

Name two most important sugar producing states of India.

Q 7.

Name the three physical factors that affect location of industries.

Q 8.

three human inputs that control location of industries.

Q 9.

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

Q 10.

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

Q 11.

Name five electronic goods producing centres of India.

Q 12.

Name three human inputs that control location of industries.

Q 13.

Describe the distribution of ship-building industry in India.

Q 14.

Mention 4 raw materials needed for a cement industry.

Q 15.

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

Q 16.

Name four important cotton textile centres of Maharashtra.

Q 17.

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

Q 18.

How does industrial pollution degrade environment?

Q 19.

How does industrial pollution degrade environment?

Q 20.

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

Q 21.

How do industries pollute the environment?

Q 22.

Describe briefly the distribution of railway equipments industries in India.

Q 23.

Describe the distribution of ship-building industry in India.

Q 24.

What is manufacturing?

Q 25.

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

Q 26.

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

Q 27.

How do industries pollute the environment?

Q 28.

Describe briefly the distribution of silk textile industry in India.