Fibre to Fabric NCERT SOLUTION
Chap 3

1.Classify the following fibres as natural or synthetic: Nylon, wool. Cotton, silk, polyester, jute 2. State whether the following statements are true or fall: a) The yarn is made from fibre . b) Spinning is a process of making fibres. c)Jute is an outer covering of coconut. d) The process of removing seeds from cotton is ginning. e) The weaving of yarn makes a piece of fabric. f) Silk fibre is obtained stem of a plant. g) Polyester is a natural fibre. 3. Fill in the blanks: a) Plant fibres are obtained from ----------- ---and -------------. b) Animal fibres are ------------- and -------------; 4. From which parts of plants cotton and jute are obtained? 5. Name two items that are made from coconut fibre 6. Explain the process of making yarn and fibre.  

Answers:

  1. Natural fibres: Wool, cotton, silk and juteSynthetic fibre: Polyester  and Nylon
  2. a) True

b) False c) False d) True e) True. f) False. g) False. 3. a) Fruits and stems b) Wool and silk 4.  Cotton is obtained from fruits of cotton plants and jute is obtained from the stem of jute plants. 5. Ropes and baskets. 6. The process of making yarn from the fibre is called spinning. Spinning can be done manually as well as by machines by twisting fibres together like ropes. Next Chapter-4