Chapter – 2
Migration of Families
Q1. If you have to shift to some other places for studies, what things would you take along with you?
If I have to shift to some other place for studies. I will take along with me things such as bedding, clothes, chair, table, books, identity certificate. PAN card, Aadhar Card, ATM card etc.
Q2. What are the reasons due to which people migrate?
Ans- (i) For higher studies
(ii) For searching better occupation or job
(iii) For medical facilities
(iv) For marriage purpose
(v) To avail good facilities provided by government projects
(vi) Due to fight on castes and religion
(vii) For better living standards
(viii) Drought, flood, tsunami, storms etc. are some other reasons.
Q3.What facilities or arrangements people have to make when they want to settle down at some new place?
Ans- When people want to settle down at some new place, they must arrange for proper job, food and drinking water, home for living and necessities for their children education.
Q4. What is the difference between the permanent house and the house of their families who changed their places continuously?
Ans- People who live in their own house have bigger rooms, but people who change their place of living and live in rented houses, have smaller rooms.
Q5. Due to the construction of the dam, the people living in that area had to leave their homes. Why?
Ans- Due to the construction of the dam, many areas became a low-lying area and so the people living in that area had to leave their homes.
Q6. Why are the dams constructed?
Ans- For drinking and irrigational purpose, dams are constructed.
Q7. If you are given a responsibility to rehabilitate people in a new place, which facilities will you provide to them?
Ans- If I get a responsibility to rehabilitate people in a new place, I will provide housing, drinking water, sanitation, school, primary health centres etc. for them.
Q8.According to this chapter, what are the reasons for which people leave their homes?
Ans- According to this chapter, the reasons due to which people leave their homes are –
For getting proper jobs and education migrate to cities
Famine due to drought
Area comes in low-lying area due to construction of dams
Q9.Apart from these reasons mentioned in this chapter, what are the other possible reasons due to which people migrate to settle at other places?
Ans- Other reasons –
Due to marriage purpose
Clash based on castes or religions
For better living standards
For flood situations
Better health facilities
Protection from landslides
Transfer of jobs.
Q10.When people settle down at a new place, what problems they have to face during this process?
Ans- When people settle down at a new place, they have to face the following
Arrangement of house and education of their children, food and drinking water facilities.
Lacking of own community feeling in the new place.
Sometimes, people are unable to get a proper job as per their ability.