CBSE Class 8 Social Science Worksheet - Land, soil and water

Scroll down for PDF

CBSE Class 8 Social Science Worksheet - Land, soil and water. Students can download these worksheets and practice them. This will help them to get better marks in examinations. Also refer to other worksheets for the same chapter and other subjects too. Use them for better understanding of the subjects.

WORK SHEET

FIRST TERM

SUBJECT- Social Science

GEOGRAPHY-Chapter-2 Land, soil and water resource. Chapter 3 Natural

Vegetation and Wildlife History-Chapter 4 The company’s Civil

Administration and Revenue Policy.

CLASS- VIII

Q. 1 : Name the following:-

a) A book of rules by which a country is governed.

b) The part of land which is used for cultivation.

c) Falling of rocks down the slope due to gravity.

d) A proposal to pass a new law or to change an existing one.

Q. 2 : Define Technology, Sustainable development, Doctrine of lapse, Permanent

settlement, Coalition government and Sovereign.

Q. 3 : Fill up the blanks:-

a) The complete vertical sequence of different layers of soil is called _______.

b) _____ means giving a new form to an unused thing.

c) Plant & animals living together under similar environmental condition make up a _____.

d) Place where historical documents are kept is called an ______.

Q. 4 : Choose the correct answer:-

a) Afforestation and conservation of forest for the benefit of the environment and for meeting

the human needs.

1. Social forestry 2. Terracing 3. Plantation

b) The subjugation of an area by the British for their own interest.

1. Colonization 2. Urbanization 3. Industrialization

c) Burning of vegetation to clear plots of land in the forest.

1. Forest fire 2. Jhum Cultivation 3. Contour ploughing

d) Annual financial statement placed by the government before the parliament.

1. Bill 2. Budget 3. Document

Q. 5 : Differentiate between:-

a. Permanent & Ryotwari settlement

b. Question Hour and Zero Hour

c. Terracing and contour ploughing

Please click the link below to download CBSE Class 8 Social Science Worksheet - Land, soil and water

Tags: 


Click on the text For more study material for Social Science please click here - Social Science

Latest NCERT & CBSE News

Read the latest news and announcements from NCERT and CBSE below. Important updates relating to your studies which will help you to keep yourself updated with latest happenings in school level education. Keep yourself updated with all latest news and also read articles from teachers which will help you to improve your studies, increase motivation level and promote faster learning

JEE in Punjabi too after English, Hindi and Gujarati

Punjab Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa requested the joint technology entrance exam (main) to be conducted in Punjabi and other regional languages too. In his letter to Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, the Punjab Minister for Higher Education and...

CBSE will have more practicals

CBSE board has made a bigger announcement regarding 2020 board examinations for class 12. Board has decided that subjects like humanities, History, English and Hindi will also have practical exams like Chemistry, Biology, and Physics. As per, CBSE official's statement...

CBSE examination board hike the fee for class 10th and 12th

The CBSE (Central Board Secondary Education) increased the examination fees for classes 10 and 12 of the 2020 boards, with no profit no loss principle, from Rs. 750 to Rs 1500, for all categories of students, including SC/ST candidates for all schools throughout India...

Extension of dates by CBSE for Single Girl Child Merit (SGC) scholarship

CBSE has announced to extend dates for SGC scholarship. Previously the dates to submit the SGC scholarship form were 18 October 2019. Now dates have shifted. For online submission, the last date is 31st October. Whereas date for submission of hard copies of renewal...

CBSE Board Secretary says Class 10 and 12 CBSE Exam Pattern to be modified

The Central Board of Secondary Education is expected to introduce a few changes to the exam pattern for class 10 and board exams by 2023. Anurag Tripathi, secretary of CBSE speaking at an Assoham School Education Summit said that although this year class 10 students...

Error in the evaluation of answer sheets in CBSE

The education board has witnessed many events where invigilators are being suspended for allotting wrong marks to the students.  This has affected students mainly of classes X and XII in the 2019 CBSE Board Exams. The central board of secondary education has taken...

×
Studies Today