NCERT Class VI Science Solutions: Chapter 14 – Water Part 2

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Question 8:

Wells are fed by

  1. Pond water.

  2. Lake water.

  3. Rain water.

  4. Ground water.

Answer: D

Question 9:

Floods caused extensive damage to

  1. Crops.

  2. Property and human life.

  3. Domestic animals.

  4. All of the above.

Answer: D

Image of floods caused extensive damged

Image of Floods Caused Extensive Damged

Image of floods caused extensive damged

Question 10:

“Catch” water where it falls is the basic idea behind

  1. Recycling of water.

  2. Making dams to store water.

  3. Rain water harvesting.

  4. Condensation of water vapour.

Answer: C

VERY SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS

Question 11:

Look at Fig.

Result for Bathing and washing clothes.

Bathing and Washing Clothes.

Result for Bathing and washing clothes.

Write down activities shown in this figure in which water is being used.

Answer:

  1. Bathing.

  2. Washing clothes.

Question 12:

Write any two activities which require more than a bucket of water.

Answer:

  1. Washing 10 clothes.

  2. Irrigating a crop field.

Image of irrigating a crop field

Image of Irrigating a Crop Field

Image of irrigating a crop field

Question 13:

Write any two activities which require less than one bucket of water.

Answer:

  1. Brushing your teeth.

  2. Washing a handkerchief.