What are Resources?

Materials which are useful for us are called Resources

Example

Air, Water, Human Beings,Coal,Petroleum are all resources

 

Resources are either Natural or Man-made



What are Natural and Man-Made Resources?

 

Resources provided by nature are called Natural resources.

Example - Air, Water, Petroleum, Coal

 

Resources made by human beings are called Manmade resources.

Example - Machines, Vehicles, Roads

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Note
From Natural Resources, Manmade Resources are Made

Example

Tyre is Made from Rubber

Dining Table is Made from Wood

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  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 5 Class 8 - Coal And Petroleum

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Resources Natural Resources Manmade Resources Provided by Nature Examples Air Water Petroleum Made by Human Beings Examples Machines Vehicles Roads

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Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 9 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.