Gujarat Board GSEB Textbook Solutions Class 6 Science Chapter 3 Fibre to Fabric Textbook Questions and Answers, Notes Pdf.
Gujarat Board Textbook Solutions Class 6 Science Chapter 3 Fibre to Fabric
Gujarat Board Class 6 Science Fibre to Fabric Textbook Questions and Answers
Classify the following fibres as natural or synthetic: nylon, wool, cotton, silk, polyester, jute.
- Natural fibres: wool, cotton, jute, silk.
- Synthetic fibres: nylon, polyester.
State whether the following statements are ‘True’ or ‘False’:
(a) Yam 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 seeds from cotton is called ginning.
(e) The weaving of yam makes a piece of fabric.
(f) The silk fibre is obtained from the stem of a plant.
(g) Polyester is a natural fibre.
False Fill in the blanks:
(a) Plant fibres are obtained from ……….. and ……….
(b) Animal fibres are ……….. and ……..
(a) cotton plants, jute plants
(b) wool, silk
From which part of the plant cotton and jute are obtained?
- Cotton – Cotton bolls (from the surface of cotton seeds) (fruit)
- Jute – Stem
Name two items that are made from coconut fibre.
Explain the process of making yam from the fibre.
Yarns are made up of thin strands called fibres. The process of making yarn from fibres is called spinning. In this process, a mass of cotton wool is drawn out and twisted. This brings the fibres together to form yam.