NCERT Class VI Science Solution: Chapter 3-Fibre to Fabric Part 2

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NCERT Class 6 Science Chapter 3: Fibre to Fabric

Question 3:

Fill in the blanks:

  1. Plant fibres are obtained from_________ and ________.

  2. Animal’s fibres are __________ and ___________.


  1. Plant fibres are obtained from jute and cotton.

  2. Animal’s fibres are silk and wool.

Question 4:

From which parts of the plant cotton and jute are obtained?


Cotton is obtained from the fruits of the cotton plant, called cotton balls. Jute fibre is obtained from the stem of the jute plant.

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Jute Fibre

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Question 5:

Name two items that are made from coconut fibre.


Jute bags, ropes and Foot mats

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Items That Are Made from Coconut Fibre

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Question 6:

Explain the process of making yarn from fibre.


The process of making yarn from fibres is called spinning. In this process, fibres from a mass of cotton are drawn out and twisted. This brings the fibres together to form a yarn. Spinning is done at home using simple devices like hand spindle (Takli) and charkha. On large scale big spinning machines are used.