Life in the Deserts - Questions

Q1. Fill in the blanks.

                        i.        Sahara desert covers a large part of ___________Africa.

                       ii.        The Ladakh desert is mainly inhabited by ___________and ________.

                      iii.        Hemis in the Ladakh is a famous _____________.

                      iv.        Egypt is famous for growing _________.

                       v.        The hair of the sheep and goat is used to make ______________.

 

Q2. True/False

                       i.        Deserts are characterised by scanty vegetation. _________

                      ii.        Yak’s milk is used to make cheese and butter. _________

                     iii.        Hyenas found in Sahara desert is a bird. _________

                     iv.        Ladakh is a hot desert. ________

                      v.        Manali - Leh highway crosses four passes. ________

 

Q3. Sahara is what type of desert?

 

Q4. Ladakh is what type of desert?

 

Q5. In which continent is the Sahara desert located?

 

Q6. Which is the capital of Ladakh?

 

Q7. When depressions are formed?

 

Q8. Which is the world's largest desert?

 

Q9. What is the other name of Ladakh? What is its meaning?

 

Q10. Name the two nomadic tribes living in the Sahara desert?

 

Q11. Name the most important river that flow through Ladakh.

 

Q12. What type of clothes the people of the Sahara desert wear?

 

Q13. Why people of the Sahara desert wear heavy robes?

 

Q14. What are the two types of deserts found in the world?

 

Q15. Write the names of some famous monasteries of Ladakh.

 

Q16. How is Leh connected to Kashmir?

 

Q17. What is Tafilalet?

 

Q18. What type of place is Drass?

 

Q19. Where an oasis is formed?

 

Q20. Name the animals reared by nomadic tribes of Sahara desert?

 

Q21. What is a Desert?

 

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