Paheli wants to present her friend a gift made of plant-fibre. Which out of the following will she select?
  1. Jute bag
  2. Woollen shawl
  3. Silk saree
  4. Nylon scarf

AcademicChemistryNCERTClass 6

Correct answer: (a) Jute bag


Here a situation is given that Paheli wants to present her friend with a gift made of plant fibre. And she has to select from Jute bag, woolen shawl, silk saree and nylon scarf. Let us know which of the given gifts should paheli select for to present her friend:

Jute Bag:

Jute is a natural plant fiber. Jute is a long, soft, shiny plant fibre that can be spun into coarse strong threads. It is obtained from the stems and ribbon (outer skin) of jute plants (Corchorus). 

Woolen Shawl:

Wool is obtained from the hair of animals like sheep, yak, etc.

Silk saree:

Silk is obtained from silkworms.

Nylon Scarf:

Nylon is a man-made fibre that is synthesised in factories using chemicals.


Based on the above discussion we can conclude that Paheli should present a Jute bag to her friend as it is made up of plant fibre.

Updated on 10-Oct-2022 13:19:45