Chapter 8: Water: A Precious Resource

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Water: A Precious Resource


Which one of the following is not responsbile for water shortage?

(i) Rapid growth of industries

(ii) Increasing population

(iii) Heavy rainfall

(iv) Mismanagement of water resources


Factors which effect depletion of water table are:

  • Increasing Population
  • Increasing Industries
  • Agricultural activities
  • Scanty rainfall
  • Deforestation

Hence, the correct answer is (iii) Heavy rainfall.

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