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What percentage of fresh water is stored as ice sheets and glaciers?
Why is water availability per person low in India?
According to citizen’s Fifth report CSE 1999, which two rivers are far from being pure?
Which ruler in ancient India had extensively built dames, lakes and irrigation system?
What percentage of energy requirement is fulfilled by hydroelectricity in India?
Multipurpose project on which river has created an interstate dispute between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu?
What was the cause due to which the Sabarmati basin farmers agitated up to a level of a riot?
What were the traditional systems of rainwater harvesting used in Rajasthan?
Where is Gul or Kul water harvesting system practised?
What water conservation method is used in Gendathur village?
What is fresh water? What is its availability on the earth?
Write any one pre-independence hydraulic structure in Delhi?
What are the Major causes of water stress in India? Give at least two reasons
State the role of MNCs in depletion of fresh water?
What do you understand by hydrological cycle?
The per capita availability of fresh water is depleting in India gradually. Why?
Why is rainwater harvesting better than a multipurpose project?
which river project faced the public agitation in Gujarat?
How would you define inter-state water disputes?
Mentions two merits of tankas.
Read the following passage and answer the question given below:
Rooftop rainwater harvesting is quite beneficial for urban people. Do you agree with it?
What are the various reasons for diminishing levels of groundwater in the state of India? Suggest some measure to improve the situation?
What are the implications of pollution of river water?
Explain how the people of Rajasthan use to overcome the problem of water scarcity.
Give an example to prove that a multi-purpose project creates social, economic and environmental imbalances.
Analyse the factors causing a problems associated with water resources in India.
What are multi-purpose projects and why they are called so?
Describe in brief the categorisation of dams in India.
How are rainwater systems prevalent in India with different names and methods?
Despite various advantages, multi-purpose projects are opposed by people. Why?
Analyse how can an individual contribute to saving water.
Narrate how particular dam in a flood-prone area has recently failed to prevent a flood. Find out why it happened. Could this be avoided? How?