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Short Answers Type
Question 1 VERY SHORT ANSWER TYPE QUESTION. [ 1 mark]
1.What is Fabric?
2.In which state of India, we find maximum production of jute?
3.What are yarns made up of?
4.Name a natural fibre from plant and one from animal source.
5.What is ‘cotton bolls’? Answers
1.Cloth produced by weaving or knitting textile fibres.
3.yarns are made up of thin strands called fibre.
5.Cotton bolls is the fruit of cotton plant from which we get cotton fibre.
Question 2 WHO AM I? [ 1 mark]
I am a natural fibre who is used to make sacks and bags.
I am the process by which your mother makes sweater for you using wool.
I am the process by which raw cotton roll is converted into fibre.
Question 4 SHORT ANSWER TYPE QUESTIONS. [2-3 marks]
i.Describe the process by which we get jute fibre from jute plant.
iii.What is weaving?
iv.What are biodegradable fibres?
v.List two items that are made from
vi.How and with the help of what can we get yarn from fibre? Answers
1.The jute plant is normally harvested when it is at flowering stage. The stems of the harvested plants are immersed in water for a few days. The stems rot and fibres are separated by hand.
2.the process of separating fibre from cotton seeds by combing is called ginning. It was previously done by hand, now even machines are used for this process.
3.The process of arranging two sets of yarns together to make a fabric is called weaving.
4.Biodegradable fibres are those fibres that decompose naturally. They are mainly fibres that has natural sources like cotton & jute.
5.sacks, carpets/hessian cloths/curtains/chair covering
6.The process of making yarn from fibres is called spinning. In this process, fibres from a mass of cotton wool are drawn out and twisted. This brings the fibres together to form a yarn. Simple hand devices such as takli & charkha can be used to get yarn from fibre.
Long Answer Type
India is a country of diversity. You will find different clothing in different parts of the country. On what factors do you think the clothing of a person depends? Explain with the support of examples. Answers
the clothing of a person depends on various factors such as climate, culture, profession, weather changes etc. for example people in the hilly states like Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim & Arunachal prefer heavy winter wear based on wool & fur. While the parts of country like Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal and many more states which face hot and humid climate most of the time of the year, prefers light dress made of either cotton or silk.
Answer the following
(i)Define natural fibres and synthetic fibres.
(ii)Give two examples of each
(iii)Why are natural fibres preferred more than synthetic fibres in making dresses? Answers
a.Natural fibres are defined as substances produced by plants and animals that can be spun into yarn, which is later knitted or weaved to produce fabrics.
Synthetic fibres are fibres made by humans through chemical synthesis.
b.Natural fibres: cotton, silk
Synthetic fibres: nylon, polyester
c.When used as dress, natural fibres absorbs sweat & gives cooling effect.
Skill based/ HOTS [2-3 marks]
Study the diagram given below and answer the following:
Name the process shown in fig 1 and 2.
Give example of clothes or products made by this process.