06 October, 2018

Class X: Chapter 5 (Minerals and Energy Resources) Extra Questions for Practice

Q1. What is a mineral?
Q2. Define Ore.
Q3. What are the properties of minerals?
Q4. Name the different locations where minerals are generally found.
Q5. What are Veins and Lodes?
Q6. What is Rat-Hole Mining?
Q7. What are ferrous minerals?
Q8. Draw a flow chart to define classification of minerals.
Q9. Describe the two different type of iron ores found in India.
Q10. Define Kudermukh.
Q11. MAP 1: MINERALS

1. IRON ORE MINES:

(A) Mayurbhanj
(B) Durg
(C) Bailadila
(D) Bellary
(E) Kudremukh

2. BAUXITE DEPOSITS:

(F) The Amarkantak plateau
(G) Maikal hills
(H) The plateau region of Bilaspur- Katni.
(I) Orissa: Panchpatmali deposits in Koraput district

3. MICA MINES:

(J) Ajmer
(K) Beawar
(L) Nellore
(M) Gaya
(N) Hazaribagh

4. MICA DEPOSITS:

(O) The Chota Nagpur plateau.
(P) Koderma Gaya – Hazaribagh belt of Jharkhand
(Q) Ajmer
(R) Nellore mica belt

Q12. MAP 2: CONVENTIONAL SOURCES OF ENERGY

1. COAL MINES:

(A) Raniganj
(B) Jharia
(C) Bokaro
(D) Talcher Korba
(E) Singrauli
(F) Singareni
(G) Neyvali

2. OIL FIELDS:

(H) Digboi
(I) Naharkatia
(J) Mumbai High
(K) Bassien
(L) Kalol
(M) Ankaleshwar

Q13. MAP 3: NON-CONVENTIONAL SOURCES OF ENERGY

POWER PLANTS:

1. THERMAL:

(A)Namrup
(B) Talcher
(C) Singrauli
(D) Harduaganj
(E) Korba
(F) Uran
(G) Ramagundam
(H) Vijaywada
(I) Tuticorin

2. NUCLEAR:

(J) Narora
(K) Rawat Bhata
(M) Kakrapara
(N) Tarapur
(O) Kaiga
(P) Kalpakkam

 

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