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Subject:

environment science

Class:

class I

Key Concepts

transport, land transport, air transport, water transport, vehicles

essential questions

1. What would have happened if man did not invent various means of transport?
2. Why is transportation helpful to us?

Remembering:

  1. Name any two land transports that have only two wheels
  2. Name any two land transport that have only three wheel.
  3. What is the public transport? Give two examples.
  4. For what purpose submarines are used?
  5. Name any 3 animals that are used to carry loads.
  6. Name any 2 means of transport that does not cause pollution.
  7. Means of transport can be grouped into lands, air and water.
  8. Which of the following is the fastest means of transport: a) cycle  b) bullock cart  c) airplane  d) bus
  9. Helicopter and rockets fly in the ___only:  a) grass b) water  c) air  d) land
  10. Which of the following is used to carry sick people to the hospital: a) police van b) bullock cart   c) ambulance  d)  cycle
  11. Which of the following is the slowest means of communication: a) postcard b) mobile phone  c) e mail  d) all of these
  12. Which of the following thing is needed to send an email to your friend: a) internet  b) television  c) computer  d) both a and c
  13. Which of the following transport will your mother use to buy vegetables from market: a) rickshaw  b) train  c) airplane   d) ambulance
  14. Which of the following is used by school students to go to school: a) airplane  b) school bus   c) boat   d) all of these
  15. Which of the following means of transport do not move in water: a) airplane  b) boat   c) ship   d) both b and c

understanding:

  1. Why do people travel: a) to meet friends  b) to go shopping  c) to go to work and school  d) all of these
  2. Which of the following statement is INCORRECT: a) means of travel help us to move people from one place to another   b) airplane is the fastest means of transport  c) communication means talking or writing to someone  d) telephone is the slowest means of communication
  3. Which of the following means of transport moves on land only: a) boat  b) rocket  c) autorickshaw  d) none
  4. Which of the following is not a means of air transport: a) helicopter b) boat  c) airplane  d) rocket
  5. Which of the following is means of water transport: a) ship  b) bus  c) hot air balloon  d) cycle

Application:

  1. Which of the following cannot be used by people to travel from one place to another place: a) train  b) auto rickshaw  c) scooter  d) police van
  2. Which of the following vehicles do not need petrol to move: i) bullock cart  ii) airplane   iii) cycle  iv) car     a) only i   b) both i and iii   c) only iii  d) none
  3. Which of the following means of transport does not produce smoke: a) bus   b) cycle  c) car  d) none of these
  4. Which of the following means of transport runs by man:  a) cycle  b) auto rickshaw   c) car   d) both a and b
  5. Which of the following is not a means of communication: a) post card  b) radio  c) computer  d) cycle
  6. Name two vehicles each that are pulled by: a) animals   b) humans
  7. Which means of transport will you use while travelling: car, train, bus, boat, bicycle airplane

a) From Gurgaon to Jaipur___

b) Delhi to Mumbai___

c) Delhi to London___

d) From home to nearby market___

e) To cross a river____

Analysis:

  1. Choose the odd one out: a) radio   b) newspaper  c) television   d) airplane
  2. Choose the odd one out: a) submarine  b) yacht  c) ship  d) truck

Evaluation:

Create:

Create a workable means of transport using waste material which can either move on land or float in water.