Human And Economic Geography B.A. Part - II Paper - I Kota University Parth One Week Series
ह्यूमन एंड इकनोमिक जियोग्राफी
This book is written in English language in question answer series according to University of Kota (UOK).
University of Kota
Paper I - Human and Economic Geography
Duration 3 hrs. Max.Marks : 75
Note : The question paper will contain three sections as under – Section-A : One compulsory question with 10 parts, having 2 parts from each unit, short answer in 20 words for each part. Total marks : 10 Section-B : 10 questions, 2 questions from each unit, 5 questions to be attempted, taking one from each unit, answer approximately in 250 words. Total marks : 35 Section-C : 04 questions (question may have sub division) covering all units but not more than one question from each unit, descriptive type, answer in about 500 words, 2 questions to be attempted. Total marks : 30
Unit - I Nature and scope of Human Geography; Three principles of Human Geography; Contribution of Vidal de la Blache, Brunhes, Huntington. World population - Growth, distribution and problems.
Unit - II Human races - Types and Distribution, Human Occupations. Important tribes- Eskimo, Pygmy, Bushman, Gond and Naga - their adaptation to the environment, social and economic activities.
Unit - III Definition, nature and scope of Economic Geography. Natural resources - forest, soil, water - their distribution and conservation. Energy resources - Coal, Petroleum, Atomic and Hydel Power.
Unit - IV Types of Agriculture. Geographical condition, distribution and production of following crops - Wheat, Rice, Sugarcane, Cotton, Tea, Coffee, Rubber; World Agricultural regions. Livestock rearing.
Unit - V Distribution and Production of Minerals - Iron ore, Copper, Manganese, Mica. Location of Industries - Iron and Steel, Cotton Textiles, Paper & Pulp, Ship building. Major Industrial regions of the world. OceanicTrade routes of the world.