The Chapter “Mansar Lake” is taken from the book Chant English for Class 4. In this post, I am providing you with Mansar Lake Chant English Question Answers of Chapter 10 of Chant English for students of Class 4 of JKBOSE. In the previous post, you read about the Summary and Questions of Chapter 9 The Arrow and The Song. Let’s get started with this post:
Mansar Lake Chant English Question Answers
Mansar Lake Class 4 Word Meaning
|Word||English Meaning||Hindi Meaning||Urdu Meaning|
|Surround||To be everywhere around something||चारों ओर से घेरना||گهیرنا|
|Mythological||Connected with ancient stories, history, etc.||पौराणिक||افسانوی|
|Serpent||A snake, especially a large one||साँप (विशेषतः बड़ा)||سانپ|
|Heritage||The traditions, qualities and culture of a country that have existed for a long time||विरासत||ورثہ|
|Flora||Plants||पेड़ पौधे||درخت اور پودے|
|Magnificent||Extremely impressive and attractive||शानदार||شاندار|
|Sanctuary||A place where birds and animals are protected from hunting||शरण स्थान||پناہ گاہ|
|Suffocate||To die because there is no air to breathe||दम घुटना||دم گھٹنا|
|Sewage||The waste material from people’s bodies that is carried away from their homes in water in large underground pipes||मल||سیوریج|
|Eatery||A café or restaurant||भोजनालय||کھانے کی جگہ|
|Couple||Husband and wife||जोड़ा||جوڑا|
|Mundan||First haircut of the child||मुंडन||منڈان|
|Venue||Place for public meeting/event||स्थान||مقام|
|Assemble||To come together in a single place||इकट्ठा होना या करना||جمع کرنا, اکٹها اچھا ہونا|
|Tourist||People who come to visit some place||पर्यटक||سیاح|
Mansar Lake Class 4 Summary in English.
Mansar Lake is situated at a distance of 62 kilometres from Jammu City in the Udhampur district. It is surrounded by hills having dense forests on all sides. It is one of the popular tourist spots for excursions also it is a holy site for people of the Hindu religion. The Lake has an outer circumference of 4 kilometres. The boating facilities for the visitors are also available in the lake.
There is a shrine of Sheshnag (a mythological snake with six heads) on the eastern bank of the lake. There are ancient temples of Umapati, Mahadev, Narsimha and Durga on the banks of the lake. These are visited by the devotees. The newlywed couples make three rounds of these temples out of their belief that it would bring joy to their married life. There are also some communities of Hindus which perform mundun (first haircut) of their male children here.
Mansar is also popular for its rich flora and fauna. There is a wildlife sanctuary (Surinsar Mansar Wildlife Sanctuary) near the lake. It is famous for Spotted deer, Neelgai, and water birds such as cranes and ducks. The presence of seasonal birds, tortoises, and different species of fish enhances the beauty of the lake.
Jammu Kashmir Tourism Department organizes a food and crafts festival here in April every year. The cultural festival of Dogras is organized in Mansar in May. The festival named Chinng (The local word for dangal) is held here in which the wrestlers of the region assemble and participate.
Mansar Lake Chant Class 4 Question Answers
Stop and Think Page No. 178
- How far is Mansar Lake from Jammu city?
- A) 60 km
- B) 78 km
- C) 25 km
- D) 40 km
Ans. 60 km
- What is the length and the width of Mansar Lake?
- A) length = 2 miles, width = 3 miles
- B) length = 1 miles, width = ½ miles
- C) length = 3 miles, width = 2 miles
- D) length = 2 miles, width = 2 miles
Ans. B) length = 1 miles, width = ½ miles
- Mansar Lake is surrounded by the
- A) Trikuta Hills
- B) Shivalik Hills
- C) Mansar Hills
- D) All of the above.
Ans. B) Shivalik Hills
Stop and Think Page No. 181
1. Which famous shrine is situated on the eastern bank of Mansar Lake?
Ans. The shrine of Sheshnag is situated on the Eastern bank of Mansar Lake.
2. Name the temples situated near Mansar Lake.
Ans. The ancient temples of Umapati, Mahadev, Narsimha, Durga etc. are situated near the lake.
3. What is a wildlife sanctuary?
Ans. A wildlife sanctuary is a place where wild animals and birds like – spotted deer, and water birds are sheltered and protected from hunting.
4. Name the animals found in the wildlife sanctuary near Mansar Lake.
Ans. Animals like spotted deer, neelgai, cranes and ducks are found in the sanctuary near Mansar Lake.
5. What according to you is the beauty of Mansar Lake?
Ans. The beauty of Mansar Lake is enhanced by the beauty of nature. People enjoy boating here in cool waters. Splendid Shivalik hills give it a wonderful background. Concrete paths with lighting and view decks make the lake memorable.
Think and Answer Page No. 185
- Name the festivals held annually at Mansar Lake.
Ans. A food, craft and cultural festival is held at Mansar Lake in April-May.
- What can we do to preserve the beauty of Mansar Lake?
Ans. We can preserve the lake by keeping it clean and not polluting it with garbage, sewage and plastic bottles.
The Mansar Lake Chant English Language Work
Match Column A with Column B
|1. Environment||(a) presence of harmful substances in the environment|
|2. Flora||(b) plants and animals that soon will not exist|
|3. Fauna||(c) plants|
|4. Pollution||(d) cutting down or burning of trees|
|5. Deforestation||(e) surroundings in which people, plants and animals live|
|6. Endangered species||(f) animals|
|1. Environment||(e) surroundings in which people, plants and animals live|
|2. Flora||(c) plants|
|3. Fauna||(f) animals|
|4. Pollution||(a) presence of harmful substances in the environment|
|5. Deforestation||(d) cutting down or burning of trees|
|6. Endangered species||(b) plants and animals that soon will not exist|
Identify and colour the words given in the grid and then use these words in your own sentences.
- Plants in our environment
- Plants or animals that may soon not exist
- We breathe in this gas
- It gives us fruit
- Animals in our environment
- Act of cutting down or burning trees
- A biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment
(a) Flora and Fauna are parts of an ecosystem
(b) Endangered species of animals are protected in Sanctuaries.
(c) Plants provide us with oxygen.
(d) Tree gives us fruit.
(e) Flora and Fauna help us to survive on earth.
(f) Deforestation degrades our environment.
(g) Ecosystem is a part of the environment.
Mansar Lake Chant English Grammar in Context
Alas! If somebody fell down.
Oh! I was too scared to do it.
Hurrah! We’ve done it.
Ah! I have found a five-hundred rupee note.
Wow! It’s yummy
Look at the above sentences. These sentences express emotions of joy, surprise, fear, sorrow, anger, etc. Such sentences are called exclamatory sentences. The following examples will help you understand it better.
- What funny jokes!
- Hurrah! We have won the match.
- What a beautiful sight Mansar Lake is!
- How tall the tree is!
- Alas! The lake is being spoilt.
Now read the passage below. Identify and underline the exclamatory sentences.
Alas! At sixteen Roshan Sheikh lost both her legs in a train accident. But she did not give up. She worked hard and fought bravely in the battle of poverty and disability to become a doctor. Bravo! She is simply amazing! Roshan delivers motivational speeches to inspire many people to pursue their dreams. I watched her speech on YouTube. It is awesome! She has made her passion her identity. What a beautiful mind she is! This journey has not been easy for her. She has done a great job. Wow! She is happy with her life.
Ans. Alas! At sixteen Roshan Sheikh lost both her legs in a train accident. But she did not give up. She worked hard and fought bravely in the battle of poverty and disability to become a doctor. Bravo! She is simply amazing! Roshan delivers motivational speeches to inspire many people to pursue their dreams. I watched her speech on YouTube. It is awesome! She has made her passion her identity. What a beautiful mind she is! This journey has not been easy for her. She has done a great job. Wow! She is happy with her life.
Now write down the exclamatory sentences for the following. State the kind of emotion expressed. One has been done for you.
(i) Your team has won a match.
Ans. Hurrah! We have won the match. (Happiness)
(ii) Your friend has injured his leg.
Ans. Oh! Amit has injured his leg. (Sad)
(iii) You have found a five hundred rupee note.
Ans. Hurrah! I found a five hundred rupee note. (Happy)
(iv) You are excited to see the beauty of Pahalgam.
Ans. Wow! What a beauty Pahalgam is! (excited)
(v) You are angry with your younger brother.
Ans. How foolish you are! (Angry)
(vi) You are excited after having won a prize.
Ans. Bravo! I won a prize (excited)
(vii) You are happy to attend a birthday party.
Ans. Aha! I am going to a birthday party. (excited)
(viii) Your team has lost a match.
Ans. Oh! We lost the match. (Sad)
(ix) You are happy to get a new computer.
Ans. Wow! I got a new computer. (Happy)
(x) You fell down from a chair.
Ans. Alas! I fell down from a chair. (Sad)
Match Column A with Column B
|Hurrah!||The ice cream is so yummy.|
|Alas!||I have won the prize|
|Wow!||I have lost my pen.|
|Bravo!||You’ve done it.|
|Hurrah!||I have won the prize|
|Alas!||I have lost my pen.|
|Wow!||The ice cream is so yummy.|
|Bravo!||You’ve done it.|
That’s it about Mansar Lake Chant English Question Answers. Hope it has helped. Do share your views about this post in the comment section below.