Term 2 Migration and Urbanisation Model Question Paper

8th Standard

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Social Science

Time : 00:45:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 40
    5 x 1 = 5
  1. People move from _______ to _______ mainly in search of better jobs

    (a)

    Rural to Urban

    (b)

    Urban to Rural

    (c)

    Hills to plains

    (d)

    Plains to hills

  2. A person moves from his own country to another country is known as ______

    (a)

    Immigrant

    (b)

    Refugee

    (c)

    Emigrant

    (d)

    Asylum seeker

  3. The migration in search of fertile agricultural land is ______ migration

    (a)

    Rural to Rural

    (b)

    Rural to Urban

    (c)

    Urban to Rural

    (d)

    Urban to Urban

  4. War is one of the ______ causes of human migration

    (a)

    Demographic

    (b)

    Socio-Cultural

    (c)

    Political

    (d)

    Economic

  5. The main reason for the development of urbanisation in pre-historic period was _____

    (a)

    Production of food grains

    (b)

    Domestication of cattle

    (c)

    Fishing

    (d)

    hunting

  6. 3 x 2 = 6
  7. Define “Migration”.

  8. What are the causes of rural to urban migration?

  9. State the causes of the ecological or natural migration.

  10. 3 x 3 = 9
  11. Name any two pull factors of migration

  12. What is Urbanisation?

  13. List out any four most populous cities in the world.

  14. 2 x 5 = 10
  15. Explain in detail about the various causes of migration?

  16. Discuss the problems of urbanisation.

  17. 1 x 10 = 10
  18. On the outline map of the world mark the following places
    1. Tokyo
    2. New Delhi
    3. Mexico city
    4. Shanghai
    5. Sao Paulo
    6. Oceania
    7. Latin America
    8. Paris
    9. London
    10. Cairo

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