Q.1 Write the name of two beautiful lakes, and two rivers of Mid-western Development Region.
Q.2 Why do epidemics very often affect the people of Mid-western Development Region?
Q.3 Which National Park in the Mid-western Development Region is visited the most by tourists?
Q.4 Why do very few tourists visit Mid-western Development Region even though it is full of national beauty?
Q.5 Draw a map of Mid-western Development Region and label 2 rivers, 2 lakes and a few cities (commercial centers). How big is the region from north to south and from east to east? Find out with the help of the map. Use the scale given in the map to find out the length. Label Bardiya National Park also on it.
a) Give a brief introduction to the natural environment (the relief, rivers and lakes, vegetation, climate, etc.) of the Mid-western Development Region.
b) Write three major problems of Mid-western Development Region and also suggest three ways to overcome the problems.
Q.7 Read the following paragraph.
There are three popular National Parks in the Mid-western Development region of Nepal. Among them Rara is the smallest in terms of area and rich in vegetation. The country’s biggest lake ‘Rara’ lies here. Besides Rara, She-Phoksundo and Bardia National Parks offer a representative samples o region’s flora and fauna. However, very few tourists visit these parks.
In reference to the facts mentioned above, briefly mention any four ways of developing the Mid-western Development Region of Nepal.
Q.8 The distribution of population in all development regions is not the same. Point out any three causes for the unequal population distribution pattern.
Q.9 We have to find out population density. For example – Eastern Development Region population density = population / area
= 53, 00,000
=189.28 person per sQ. km.
|Region||Area(Km²)||Population (in lakhs) in 1991|
Q.10 Show this statistics in a bar graph. These statistics show the area of each development region.
|Development Region||Area sQ. km.||In about thousands|
|Eastern||28, 456||28, 000|
|Central||27, 410||27, 000|
|Western||29, 398||29, 000|
|Mid-western||42, 378||42, 000|
|Far-western||19, 539||20, 000|
Q.11 Although there are three great and popular nation parks in this development region, very few tourists visit them Discuss in groups and find out the reasons. Which of the three do you think is most visited by tourists? Why? Discuss and write the points in the exercise book.
Q.12 Although being one of the larges regions, its population density is very low. It has an area of 42, 000 sq.km. And only 24, 00, 000 populations inhabit in this region but still in majority of the districts the lack of food causes famine. Due to low nutrition, health quality is poor, diseases and epidemics occur frequently. Rara and Phoksundo lakes are its main attraction sites.
a) Which development region does the above paragraph indicate? Name its distinct headquarter. Find out the population density of above region.
b) Write any two reasons of low population density of this region. In which district does above mentioned lake fall?
Q.13 What various projects need to be executed to bring economic development in Mid- western Development Region? Give your own opinion.
Q.14 Why is industrial development backward in MWDR?
Q.15 The Mid-western Development Region of Region of Nepal is most remote and backward. There is no good road to reach the northern part of the region. Lack of good arrangement of transport & communication is a matter of concern. In order to solve different problems of this region, what plan & program would you propose? Write in brief.