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9th of September 2015
Social Studies
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Q: defferentiate between a compact settlement and a scattered settlement

Suhani Tanwar - CBSE - Class VII

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 18:58:PM

A:

Differences between compact settlement and a scattered settlement are:

1. Compact are found in fertile plains and river valleys while scattered are found in plateaus, hills, arid and semiarid areas.

2. The main occupation of people in compact settlement is agriculture while for the other is animal grazing and lumbering.

3. Houses built in compact settlement are very close to each other while they are isolated in scattered settlements.

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 19:07:PM