What are the functions of the environment? | Learn NCERT solution | Education portal Class 11 Indian Economic Development | Study online Unit-9 Environment and Sustainable Development



Q.6:- What are the functions of the environment?

 

Answer:-

Following are the functions of environment

(i) Offer Resources for Production All the resources which are like as a free gift lo us e.g., wind, water, sunlight, land are available because of environment.



(ii) Sustains Life All essential ingedients which we are receiving from environment are necessary for the sustenance of human life.

(iii) Assimilates Waste Environment absorbs the waste automatically which is produced by the production and consumption activities.

(iv) Quality of Life Water, mountains, deserts are enjoying by the human and adding quality lo his life.