Life in the Deserts
|Monastery in Ladakh Region|
photo credits: MartinPosta
NCERT Chapter 10 Textbook Solutions
Q1: What are the two types of deserts found in the world?
Answer: Hot Deserts and Cold Deserts
Q2: In which continent is the Sahara desert located?
Answer: It is located in northern part of Africa continent.
Q3: What are the climatic conditions of the Ladakh desert?
Answer: Ladakh climate is extremely cold and dry. During summer the temperature varies from 3° C to 30° C and in winters it ranges from -20° C to -35° C
Q4: What mainly attracts tourists to Ladakh?
Answer: Trekking, Monasteries and adventure tourism mainly attracts people visit Ladakh.
Q5: What type of clothes the people of the Sahara desert wear?
Answer: Heavy robes to protect against heavy winds and wind storms.