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Industries Book Back Questions 8th Social Science Lesson 14

8th Social Science Lesson 14

14] Industries

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Do You Know?

Services sector is the one of the largest sectors of India. Currently this sector is the backbone of the Indian economy and contributing around 53% of the Indian Gross Domestic Product.

Detroit of India: Detroit city in Michigan State, USA is known as the world’s traditional automotive centre. In India Chennai is known as ‘Detroit of India’. It has the world famous automobile industries such as GM, Ford, Hyundai and Mahindra. The city accounts for 60% of the country’s automotive exports.

Choose the best answers:

1. Silk weaving and house hold industries come under the category of ____________

(a) Small scale industry

(b) Large scale industry

(c) Marine based industry

(d) Capital intensive industry

2. On the basis of ownership the industry can be divided into __________ types.

(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 4

(d) 5

3. Amul dairy industry is best example of ____________ sector.

(a) Private sector

(b) Public Sector

(c) Co-operative sector

(d) Joint sector

4. Iron and Steel and Cement Industries are the examples of ____________ industries.

(a) Agro based

(b) Mineral based

(c) Forest based

(d) Marine based

5. Tertiary activity is divided into ____________ types.

(a) 4

(b) 3

(c) 2

(d) 5

Fill in the blanks:

1. Banking is a __________ economic activity.

2. Tertiary activity is divided into ___________ and ____________

3. Government decision making process comes under the ___________ category of tertiary economic activity.

4. Raw material based perspective Cotton Textile industry is a ___________ industry.

5. Capital required for establishing a large scale industry is more than __________

Match the following:

1. Judicial sector – Private sector

2. TV telecasts – Non Geographical factor

3. Geographical factor – Quaternary activity

4. Capital – Raw materials

5. Bajaji Auto – Quinary activity


Choose the best answers:

1. Small scale industry 2. 4 3. Co-operative sector 4. Mineral based 5. 2

Fill in the blanks:

1. Tertiary 2. Quaternary, Quinary 3. Quinary 4. Agro- based 5. One crore

Match the following:

1.Judicial sector – Quinary activity

2.TV telecasts – Quaternary activity

3.Geographical factor – Raw materials

4.Capital – Non – Geographical factor

5.Bajaji Auto – Private Sector

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