Indian Geography eBook

Indian Geography eBook

This eBook covers secondary level concepts of Geography of India.

₹140.00

This eBook is divided into five sections.

Section A: Physical Setting of India

  1. Location and Size of India
    • Location of India
    • Size of India
  2. Physical Features of India
    • Himalayan Mountains
    • Plains of Northern India
    • Plateau of Peninsular India
    • Desert of Rajasthan
    • Coastal Strips
    • Indian Islands
  3. Northern Mountains
    • Himalayas (Himadri, Himachal, Siwalik)
    • Trans-Himalayan Ranges (Zaskar, Ladhak, Karakoram)
    • Purvanchal
  4. Northern Plains
    • Western Plain
    • North Central Plain
    • Eastern Plain
    • Brahmaputra Plain
  5. Indian Plateau
    • Central Highlands
    • Peninsular Plateau (Deccan Plateau)
  6. Coastal Plains
    • East Coastal Plain
    • West Coastal Plain
  7. Indian Islands
    • Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    • Lakshadweep Islands
  8. River Systems in India
    • Perennial Himalayan Rivers
    • Seasonal Peninsular Rivers
    • Indus River System
    • Ganga River System
    • Brahmaputra River System
    • Narmada Basin
    • Tapi Basin
    • Godavari Basin
    • Mahanadi Basin
    • Krishna Basin
    • Kaveri Basin

Section B: India and Climate

  1. Climate of India
    • Diverse Climate & Weather Conditions
    • Factors affecting Climate of India
    • Climatic Seasons
    • Distribution of Rainfall
  2. Climatic Seasons in India
    • Winter Season
    • Summer Season
    • South-West Monsoon Season
    • Retreating South-West Monsoon Season
    • North-East Monsoons
  3. Mechanism of Monsoon
    • Summer
    • Winter
    • Northeast Monsoon and its Effect
    • Southwest Monsoon and its Effect

Section C: Natural Resources

  1. Natural Vegetation in India
    • Flora and Fauna
    • Types of Vegetation
    • Tropical Evergreen Forests
    • Tropical Deciduous Forests (Moist, Dry)
    • Thorn Forests and Scrubs
    • Mountain Forests
    • Mangrove Forests
  2. Wildlife in India
    • Wildlife Sanctuaries
    • National Parks
    • Tiger Reserves
    • Biosphere Reserves
    • Wetlands
  3. Soils in India
    • Classification of Soils
    • Alluvial Soil
    • Black Soil
    • Red and Yellow Soil
    • Laterite Soil
    • Arid Soil
    • Saline Soil
    • Peaty Soil
    • Forest Soil
  4. Agriculture In India
    • Primitive Subsistence Farming
    • Intensive Subsistence Farming
    • Commercial Farming
    • Cropping Pattern (Rabi, Kharif, Zaid)
    • Types of Farming (Irrigated, Rainfed)
  5. Major Crops in India
    • Food Crops (Cereals, Pulses)
    • Rice
    • Wheat
    • Millets (Jowar, Bajra, Ragi)
    • Maize
    • Pulses
    • Sugarcane
    • Oil Seeds
    • Tea
    • Coffee
    • Spices
    • Horticulture Crops (Fruits)
    • Non Food Crops
    • Rubber
    • Fibre Crops
    • Cotton
    • Jute

Section D: Economic Activities and Infrastructure

  1. Mineral Resources
    • Ferrous Minerals: Iron Ore, Manganese
    • Non-Ferrous Minerals: Copper, Bauxite
    • Non-metallic Minerals: Mica
  2. Energy Resources
    • Coal
    • Petroleum
    • Natural Gas
    • Non-Conventional Energy Sources
    • Nuclear Energy Resources
    • Solar Energy
    • Wind Energy
    • Tidal and Wave Energy
    • Geothermal Energy
    • Bio-energy
  3. Industries in India
    • Classification of Industries
    • Cotton Textile Industry
    • Sugar Industry
    • Iron and Steel Industry
  4. Transport in India
    • Roadways
    • Railways
    • Water Transport (Inland, Oceanic)
    • Air Transport

Section E: Human Resources

  1. Population as a Resource
    • Distribution of Population
    • Density of Population
    • Growth of Population
    • Population Composition

₹140.00