Q. 64.5( 2 Votes )
Give a brief description of conventional and non-conventional sources of energy.
Conventional sources of energy also known as non-renewable sources of energy are those energy resources which are obtained from fixed energy resources in nature. They will be exhausted if continuously used. It takes plenty of years to form these types of energy. Example- Coal, Petroleum, natural gas.
Non-conventional sources also known as renewable sources of energy are those who are inexhaustible and continuously produced and don’t cause any pollution. Example- Solar Energy, Tidal Energy, Wind energy etc.
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(A) Two features (a) and (b) are marked on the given political outline map of India.
Identify these features with the help of the following information and write their correct names on the lines marked on the map :
(i) The place where the Indian National Congress Session was held.
(ii) The city where ‘Jallianwalla Bagh’ incidence took place.
(B) Locate and label the following with appropriate symbols on the same given outline political map of India :
(i) Kandla : Major Sea Port
(ii) Bhilai : Iron and Steel Plant
(iii)Kaiga : Nuclear Power Plant
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Note : The following questions are for the Visually Impaired Candidates only in lieu of Q. No. 26 :
(i) Name the place from where the Civil Disobedience Movement was started.
(ii) Name the state where Chauri-Chaura incidence took place.
(iii) Name the state where Kandla sea-port is located.
(iv) Name the state where Bhilai ‘Iron and Steel Plant’ is located.
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