Second most widely used fibre after cotton is:
Jute is the cheapest natural fibre and is a second most widely used fibre after cotton.
Which of the following fibre is not obtained from animals?
Fibre used for making gunny bag is:
Jute is used for making gunny bags because it is a strong fibre and good for storing agricultural products.
Sweater used in winter is made up of:
Sweater is used in winter to prevent against cold. Sweater is made by wool fibres.
Fibre obtained from plants and animals are called:
The fibres obtained from plants and animals are called as natural fibres such as cotton, wool, silk etc.
Silk fibre is drawn from ____________ of silk moth.
Silk fibre is obtained from cocoon of silk moth which is covered by silk threads.
Process of making yarn from fibre is called:
The device popularized by Mahatma Gandhi is:
During which season is jute cultivated?
Big reels on which yarn is wound is called:
Yarn is wound on big reels called ‘bobbins’. These bobbins of yam are subjected to weave for making cloth.
A key tool for making clothes is:
Sewing needle is a key tool for making clothes of all kinds either by machine or hands.
Pulling out seed from cotton is called:
The process of pulling out seed from cotton is called as ginning as seeds are also present along with cotton fibres.
Sheep are reared for getting:
Sheep are reared for getting wool. Sheep is also important source of meat in some part of India.
We use woollen clothes in winter as wool is ______.
We wear woollen clothes in winter because air is a poor conductor of heat and woollen clothes do not allow the transfer of body heat to the environment and keep us warm.
Which is the first man-made synthetic fibre?
The fibre obtained from animals are made up of:
The fibres obtained from animals are made up of protein while fibres obtained from plants contain cellulose.
An example of natural fibre is:
Nylon , polyester and acrylic are man-made fibres but silk is a natural fibres.
Wool and silk are obtained from:
Silk comes from silkworms and wool is obtained from sheep, goat and yak. Hence silk and wool are animal fibres.
Nylon and polyester are obtained from:
Nylon and polyester are obtained from chemical substances as they are man-made fibres.
Select the correct match