gk lokam: Geography
Showing posts with label Geography. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Geography. Show all posts

15 March 2020

What is agriculture? Types of Farming in India

What is agriculture? Types of Farming in India

What is agriculture? Types of Farming in India


 What is agriculture meaning?


The word agriculture is derived from Latin words ager or agri meaning soil and culture meaning, cultivation. 

6 March 2020

WILD LIFE- India- Geography

WILD LIFE- India- Geography


Forests are home to a variety of wild life. There are thousands of species of animals and a large variety of reptiles, amphibians, mammals, birds, insects and worms which dwell in the forest.

17 February 2020

CLIMATE of INDIA - Indian Geography KAS

 CLIMATE of INDIA - Indian Geography KAS


INDIA : CLIMATE


Broadly, the major seasons recognised in India are:

NATURAL VEGETATION -WHY ARE FORESTS NECESSARY?-Environment -Geography

NATURAL VEGETATION -Environment -Geography


We see a variety of plant life in our surroundings. 

There are also small plants called bushes and shrubs like
cactus and flowering plants etc. 

6 February 2020

MAJOR LANDFORMS OF THE EARTH www.gklokam.in


MAJOR LANDFORMS OF THE EARTH

major landforms


The surface of the earth is not the same everywhere. The earth has an infinite variety of landforms. 

Some parts of the lithosphere may be rugged and some flat. These landforms are a result of two processes. 

3 February 2020

What is Geography? Branches of Geography

 What is Geography? Branches of Geography

 

What is Geography?


Geography is concerned with the description and explanation of the areal differentiation of the earth’s surface. (Richard Hartshorne)

Geography studies the differences of phenomena usually related in different parts
of the earth’s surface.(Hettner)

Environment- What is Natural and Human Environment?



Environment- What is Natural and Human Environment?

Environment



Environment is our basic life support system. It provides the air we breath, the water we drink, the food we eat and the land where we live.

Environment: French word Environer/Environner meaning “neighbourhood”.

Interior of the Earth:What is the earth made up of?



 Interior of the Earth:What is the earth made up of?


The earth, our homeland is a dynamic planet. It is constantly undergoing changes inside and outside. 

what lies in the interior of the earth?

The earth, our homeland is a dynamic planet. It is constantly undergoing changes inside and outside.

Just like an onion, the earth is made up of several concentric layers with one inside another .