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Figure 17.1 shows a part of a forest.
Write any three activities going on in the forest on the basis of this figure.
Three activities going on in the forest are:
1. Carbon dioxide in the air is used by the absorbed by the trees.
2. Oxygen is being released by the trees in the air, which is used by the animals for respiration.
3. Decomposers act on the dead plant and animal tissues and convert it into rich humus content.
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a. The insects, butterflies, honeybees and birds help flowering plants in _________.
b. A forest is a purifier of ________ and _______.
c. Herbs form the ________layer in the forest.
d. The decaying leaves and animal droppings in a forest enrich the _______.NCERT Science
In Fig. 17.15, the artist has forgotten to put the labels and directions on the arrows. Mark the directions on the arrows and label the diagram using the following labels:
clouds, rain, atmosphere, carbon dioxide, oxygen, plants, animals, soil,
roots, water table.
Which of the following statements is not correct?
i. Forests protect the soil from erosion.
ii. Plants and animals in a forest are not dependent on one another.
iii. Forests influence the climate and water cycle.
iv. Soil helps forests to grow and regenerate.NCERT Science
Which of the following is not a forest product?
iii. Sealing wax
iv. KeroseneNCERT Science
Explain the role of forest in maintaining the balance between oxygen and carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.NCERT Science
Explain how forests prevent floods.NCERT Science
List five products we get from forests?NCERT Science