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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Why are the means of transportation and communication called the lifelines of a nation and its economy?

Lifelines of a human being are his veins. They carry blood in all the parts the body and keep them hale and hearty.

Likewise means of transport and comunication bring all the regions of a country clo

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Mar 8

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

What is the difference between Personal Communication and Mass Communication?

Mass Communication, refers to media like periodicals, television, internet, radio, etc.. which is available to all members of the public. Usually these are used to announce, advertise, make aware of, gain momen...

Asked by Naveta

Mar 6

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

Why are efficient means of transport pre-requisites for the fast development of the country? explain.

Efficient means of transport are pre-requisite for fast development:
They easily and quickly transport men and material from one place to another.
They are helpful in supplying the consumer good...

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Feb 26

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

write a note on the changing nature of the international trade in the last 15yrs

Answer,


International trade has undergone a sea change in last fifteen years.
Exchange of commodities and goods have superseded the exchange of information and technology.
I...

Asked by Anuj

Mar 8

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Ishan answered 2 year(s) , 2 month(s) ago

metalled and unmetalled roads

Metalled roads are :
1) made of bitumen of coal, cement or concrete
2) all wheather or season road
Unmetalled roads are:
1)made in the absence of cement and concrete and sometime...

Asked by Sangita

Feb 7

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Ishita commented 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

What is the importance of railways in India?

Railways is one of the modes of transport in India.
Railways carry people and goods over long distances quickly and cheaply.
The Indian Railways is the largest employer, largest network.
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Asked by Naveta

Mar 6

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Roads can traverse comparitively more dissected and undulating topography- what does this mean???

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Roads can traverse comparatively more dissected and undulating topography,
Traverse means travel across,
dissected means to seperate or analyse,
Undulating move w...

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Jan 11

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Explain the significance of Border Roads.

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Borders roads are constructed and maintained by Borders Road Organization (BRO), Government of India undertaking constructs and maintains roads in the bordering areas of the country....

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Mar 14

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Why are sugar mills shifting towards southern and western states of India?

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The reasons for moving of sugar mills towards South and West India are as follows: 
Tropical climate is ideal for the growth of sugarcane. South and West India has longer crushing...

Asked by Sabu

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Why Kolkata port is called a riverine port?Pls give reasons

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The port, situated on the bank of a river far away from the sea and connected through that river with the sea, is called Riverine Port .Kolkata port is the best example for this kind of...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Name the map pointing places in Chapter 7 of Geography.

Chapter 7 : Lifelines of National Economy Identification Only : Golden Quadrilateral, North-South Corridor and East-West Corridor National Highways : NH-1, NH-2 and NH-7. Location and Labelling : (i) Major Port...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

How do means of transport play an important role in the economic development of the country?

Different machineries and raw materials are supplied through roads, ships, motors, buses, trains, aero planes to industries.
It shows that transport system of a country affects economic development of a...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Why do you think the northern plains of India provide favourable conditions for the growth of railways?

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Favourable conditions for the growth of railways in the Northern Plains are:
Vast level of plain land making rail lines convenient to set up.
High population density which...

Asked by Sabu

Mar 14

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

"International trade is an index of a country's prosperity" Explain.

International Trade, wheher exports or imports contributes significantly to economic prosperity of a country. Since, the outflow and inflow of monetary funds is crucial for the growth of an economy, Internation...

Asked by Theresa

Mar 8

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What is the importance of India as a peninsular country and land of rivers??

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The Deccan Peninsula protrudes into the Indian Ocean, help India establish a close contact with West Asia, Africa and Europe from the western coast and with Southeast and East Asia from the eastern

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Mar 6

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

A land locked port

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The port which is encircled by land from all sides with a water passage towards sea or ocean is termed as land-locked port example Visakha port. 

Asked by Navya

May 13

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Which port is an inland riverine port of India?

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Kolkata is a riverine port.

Asked by Rujuta

Feb 18

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 2 month(s) ago

What is the meaning of road density?

Please post one question at a time.

Asked by Sabu

Mar 14

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Name the right that gives us the power of questioning ?

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The Right to Information gives every Indian citizen to seek information from a public authority wherein the authority is bound to reply in 30 days. The Act also requires every public authorit...

Asked by Sabu

Mar 14

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Rajat answered 2 year(s) , 4 month(s) ago

Indian Railways

Indian railway has a wide network thoughout the country contribute to the big amount to the indian economy.
network is in the rural to the urban so communication , exchange , transport of product betwee...

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