NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 3 : Fibre to Fabric

Q:

Explain the process of making yarn from fibre.

A:

The process of making yarn from fibres is called spinning.In this process, fibres are drawn out and twisted.This brings the fibres together to form a yarn. Spinning is done by hand spindles (Takli or Charkha) or spinning machines.

Q:

Name two items that are made from coconut fibre.

A:

Two items that are made from coconut fibres are:

(1) Floor mats

(2) Ropes

Q:

From which parts of the plant, cotton and jute are obtained?

A:

Cotton fibres are obtained from the fruits of the cotton plant. Fruits of cotton plant are called cotton bolls.Jute fibre is obtained from the stem of the jute plant.

Q:

Fill in the blanks:

a) Plant fibres are obtained from ______ and _______.

b) Animals fibres are ______ and ______.

A:

a) Plant fibres are obtained from fruits and stems.

b) Animals fibres are wool and silk.

Q:

State whether the following statements are true or false:
a) Yarn is made from fibres.
b) Spinning is a process of making fibres.
c) Jute is the outer covering of coconut.
d) The process of removing seed from cotton is called ginning.
e) Weaving of yarn makes a piece of fabric.
f) Silk fibre is obtained from the stem of a plant.
g) Polyester is a natural fibre.

A:

a) Yarn is made from fibres.   (True)

b) Spinning is a process of making fibres. (False)

c) Jute is the outer covering of coconut.   (False)

d) The process of removing seed from cotton is called ginning.    (True)

e) Weaving of yarn makes a piece of fabric. (True)

f) Silk fibre is obtained from the stem of a plant. (False)

g) Polyester is a natural fibre. (False)

Q:

Classify the following fibres as natural or synthetic: nylon, wool, cotton, silk, polyester, jute

A:

 Natural Fibre

  Synthetic Fibre

  Wool

  Nylon

  Cotton

  Polyester

  Silk

 

  Jute

 

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