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Chapter 1 Class 8 Geography - Resources

Distinguish between Natural resources and Human - made resources



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Natural resources

Human-made resources


Resources that are drawn from nature and used without much modification are called natural resources.

Human-made resources are the resources that are created by human beings using their knowledge, skills and technology.


Natural resources are obtained from the physical or non-living environment or from living organisms.

Human-made resources are derived from natural resources by processing or modifying them.


Water, air, minerals , natural vegetation etc

Buildings, roads, machinery and vehicles etc.


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