NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Geography Chapter-7

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NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Geography Chapter 7- Human-Environment – Settlement, Transport and Communication

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Chapter 7

Human environment – Settlement, Transport and Communication

1. Answer the following questions.

(i) What are the four means of transport?

Answer

(a) roadways

(b) railways

(c) waterways

(d) airways

(ii)What do you understand by the term ‘settlement’?

Answer: By the term settlement we mean those where people build their homes.

(iii) Which are the activities practiced by the rural people?

Answer: The activities practiced the rural people are agriculture, fishing ,forestry, crafts work and trading etc,.

(iv) Mention any two merits of railways.

Answer:

a) They carry heavy goods and people over long distances quickly and cheaply.

b) They carry them in bulk.

(v) What do you understand by communication?

Answer:

Communication is the process of conveying massages to others with the development of technology human have devised new and fast models of communication.

(vi) What is mass media?

Answer: Mass media is the mean by which communication can be established with a large number of people at one time newspaper, radio and television are the popular means of mass media.

2. Tick the correct Answer.

(i) Which is NOT a means of communication?

(a)telephone

(b) books

(c) table

Answer:

c) table

(ii) Which type of road is constructed under the ground?

(a) fly over

(b) expressways

(c) subways

Answer:

c) subways

(iii) Which mode of transport is most suitable to reach an island?

(a) ship

(b) train

(c) car

Answer:

(a) ship

(iv) Which vehicle does not pollute the environment

(a) cycle

(b) bus

(c) aeroplane

Answer:

(a) cycle

3. Match the following.

(i) Internet

(a) Areas where people are engaged in manufacturing, trade and services

(ii) Canal route

(b) Closely-built area of houses

(iii) Urban areas

(c) Houses on stilts

(iv) Compact settlement

(d)Inland waterway

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         (e) A means of communication

Answer:

(i) Internet

(e)A means of communication

(ii) Canal route

(d)Inland waterway

(iii) Urban areas

(a)Areas where people are engaged in manufacturing, trade and services

(iv) Compact settlement

(b)Closely-built area of houses

 

 

4. Give reasons.

(i) Today’s world is shrinking.

5. For fun.

(i) Conduct a survey in your locality and find out how people commute to their respective workplaces using –

(a) more than two modes of transport

(b) more than three modes of transport

(c) stay within walking distance.

(ii) Mention which mode of communication you will prefer most in the following situations –

(a) Your grandfather has suddenly fallen ill. How will you inform the doctor?

(b) Your mother wants to sell the old house. How will she spread this news?

(c) You are going to attend the marriage of your cousin for which you will be absent from the school for the next two days. How will you inform the teacher?

(d) Your friend has moved out with his/her family to New York. How will you keep in touch on a daily basis?

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