GEO - Migration and Urbanisation Model Question Paper

8th Standard EM

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Social Science

Time : 01:30:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 50
    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. 5 x 1 = 5
  7. Urbanisation is determined by ______ number of factors

    ()

      

  8. ___________ is the major push factor operating in rural areas

    ()

       

  9. ______ Metropolitan city in India has the second highest urban population in the world

    ()

        

  10. The movement of a person based on his free will and desire to live in a better place is called _________ migration

    ()

       

  11. In modern time urban growth was accelerated by the development of ________

    ()

        

  12. 5 x 1 = 5
  13. Slums are generally found in cities

    (a) True
    (b) False
  14. Mass migration is absent in the modern period

    (a) True
    (b) False
  15. The process of Urbanisation has a short history

    (a) True
    (b) False
  16. Cities and towns are the major polluters of environment

    (a) True
    (b) False
  17. Transhumance is also referred as seasonal migration

    (a) True
    (b) False
  18. 5 x 1 = 5
  19. Emigration

  20. (1)

    Socio-Cultural migration

  21. Immigration

  22. (2)

    Out migration

  23. Pull factor

  24. (3)

    In migration

  25. Push factor

  26. (4)

    employment

  27. Marriage

  28. (5)

    Employment opportunity

    2 x 2 = 4
  29. Define “Migration”.

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

  31. 2 x 3 = 6
  32. Name any two pull factors of migration

  33. What is Urbanisation?

  34. 2 x 5 = 10
  35. What are the different types of migration? Explain.

  36. Discuss the problems of urbanisation.

  37. 1 x 10 = 10
  38. 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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