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Question 1215

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Identify the term “Ray” in agriculture and write down its general characteristics

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“Ray” in Agriculture

  • Ray is the local name of shifting cultivation or slash and burn cultivation practised in the regions of Vietnam.
  • Its Indian counterparts are Jhumming in NE India, Podu in Andhra Pradesh and Kumari in Kerala.

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  • This is one of the oldest methods of agriculture practiced even today by some tribes of nomadic character acr

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Question 1216

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Explain one reason why Tokyo is considered to be a world city.

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Tokyo as a World City

  • Tokyo is considered worlds number 1 ranking Megacity. The world’s megacities are considered on the basis of population concentration. Among the megacities 80 % are lying in the Asian continent. Tokyo is one of the megacities having the highest population concentration 32.5 million populations recite here. In spite of holding a

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Question 1217

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Write in detail about the irrigation systems practiced in India

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Irrigation Systems in India

  • Irrigation is the method of artificial addition of water to the land to make it arable.
  • In India most of the net sown area is supported by different methods of irrigation.
  • India is a geographically diverse nation with uneven and unequal distribution of rainfall. Being the second most populous nation in the world we have to

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Question 1218

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Tawang and Ziro

Question 1219

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Dhamtari District, Chhattisgarh

Question 1220

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Sabroom, Tripura

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Agartala, Tripura

Question 1222

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Mahadayi River

Question 1223

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Songra, Sasangdaburu and Bamiabur

Question 1224

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Bhubaneswar

Question 1225

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Gondi Tribals, Chhattisgarh

Question 1226

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Kannur District, Kerala

Question 1227

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Gairsain

Question 1228

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Sivasagar District, Assam

Question 1229

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Suniya Kot Village, Uttarakhand

Question 1230

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Sahibganj

Question 1231

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Jharia

Question 1232

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Dumka

Question 1233

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Serum Institute of India (SII) - Pune

Question 1234

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Valivade, Kolhapur

Question 1235

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Avulavandlapalli Village in Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh