NCERT Grade 6 Science Chapter 14, Water is all about use, misuse, source and conservation of water. This chapter provides an environmental view towards the use of water and creates awareness towards the importance of water amongst the students. How much Water do we use? The chapter begins with an activity that answers this question. Students are made to think about how much water they use for different purposes and whether the use is necessary or it can be managed more efficiently.Where do we get Water from? This section throws light on the amount of water available on earth in different forms and gradually dives into the discussion and explanation of Water Cycle that demonstrates how water is obtained from sea in the form of rain after undergoing various processes and reaches back to the sea.
Loss of water from Plants, Formation of Clouds, Conditions such as Floods and Droughts are discussed with the help of examples to make the students realize the importance of water and how is water basis for human existence.The chapter concludes by dealing with the urgent need to begin water conservation from individual to national level and also suggests measures such as Rainwater Harvesting with the help of simple language and illustrations.
Get 100 percent accurate NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 14 (Water) explained by expert Science teachers. We provide solutions for the questions given in Class 6 Science textbook as per CBSE Board guidelines from the latest NCERT book for Class 6 Science. The topics and sub-topics in Chapter 14 Water are given below.
Ex 14.1 - HOW MUCH WATER DO WE USE?
Ex 14.2 - WHERE DO WE GET WATER FROM?
Ex 14.3 - WATER CYCLE
Ex 14.4 - BACK TO THE OCEANS
Ex 14.5 - WHAT IF IT RAINS HEAVILY?
Ex 14.6 - WHAT HAPPENS IF IT DOES NOT RAIN FOR A LONG PERIOD?
Ex 14.7 - HOW CAN WE CONSERVE WATER?
Ex 14.8 - RAINWATER HARVESTING.
We cover all questions in the chapter given below:-
Chapter 14 - 8 Questions with Solutions.
Other than given exercises, you should also practice all the solved examples given in the book to clear your concepts on Water. Download the free PDF of Chapter 14 Water and take the print out to keep it handy for your exam preparation.