CBSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 1 Notes - Resources and Development

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CBSE Class 10 Social Science Chapter 1 in Geography is about Resources and Development. The Resources and Development Class 10 is one of the important chapters in Geography for Class 10 students. The chapter discusses how essential resources are in our day to day lives and what role they play in development. Let’s get started with the CBSE Notes Class 10 Geography Chapter 1.

CBSE Class 10 Geography Chapter 1 Notes - Resources and Development part-1
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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. How are Resources Important to us?

Ans: Resources are important to us because they make our life easier. Resources support the life of human beings as well as animals and help us in surviving. Natural resources like water, food and air are basic necessities for the survival of human beings. Man-made resources search schools, colleges hospitals etc help in the development of human beings.

The utility of each resource has been determined according to the needs of the humans and the possible ways in which each of the resources has been used to date. The various utilities of each resource are not yet known and it is a possibility that many resources have uses which we might get to know in the future. There are also resources available which are not yet in use due to lack of adequate technology. Refer to Resources and Development Class 10 notes or master class to clear any further doubts.

2. Why is the Conservation of Resources Necessary?

Ans: Conservation of resources is necessary because resources are a support system of all living beings. Humans need a lot of resources to survive. They need natural as well as human-made resources to survive the day to day life. Some of the resources that humans need are basic like air, water, and food. Some other resources like hospitals, schools and colleges or man-made resources which are necessary for the development of human beings.

We all need resources for our survival. It is very necessary that we conserve it for the future. Concepts of conservation like sustainable development enable us to use the resources in a careful manner which lets us fulfil the needs of this generation while taking care of the needs of future generations also. There are various ways in which resources can be conserved. For more information conservation of resources, please refer to the notes of CBSE 10 Social Science Chapter 1 in Geography.