NCERT Solution for Class 6 Science Chapter 3: Fibre To Fabric

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NCERT Solution for Class 6 Science Chapter 3
NCERT Solution for Class 6 Science Chapter 3

NCERT Class 6 Science Solutions are very helpful for students to clear their concepts. For this they must have a reliable and authentic source to know the accurate solutions. We bring here the NCERT solutions prepared by the subject matter experts. All these solutions have been designed in a very simple language and some answers are provided with detailed explanation so that students can easily understand the concept behind each question. Here, we have provided solutions for qustions given in the back exercise of NCERT class 6 Science Chapter 3. Students can read these NCERT solutions in online mode, however to access these solutions in offline mode, you have a provision to download all the solutions in PDF format. Link to download the PDF is provided at the end of solutions.

NCERT Solution for Class 6 Science

Chapter 3 - Fibre to Fabric

1. Classify the following fibres as natural or synthetic: nylon, wool, cotton, silk, polyester, jute.


Given fibres are classified as follows:

Natural fibres

wool, cotton, jute, silk.

Synthetic fibres

nylon, polyester

2. State whether the following statements are ‘true’ or false’:

(a) Yarn is made from fibres.

(b) Spinning is a process of making fibres.

(c) Jute is the outer covering of coconut.

(d) The process of removing seeds from cotton is called ginning.

(d) Weaving of yam makes a piece of fabric.

(e) Silk fibre is obtained from the stem of a plant.

(f) Silk fibre is obtained from the stem of a plant.

(g) Polyester is a natural fibre.


(a) True

(b) False; The process of making yarn from fibres is called spinning.

(c) False; Jute fibre is obtained from the stem of jute plant.

(d) True

(e) True

(f) False; Silk fibre is obtained from cocoon of the silk moth.

(g) False; Polyester is a synthetic fibre.

3. Fill in the blanks:

(a) Plant fibres are obtained from____________ and___________ .

(b) Animal fibres are___________ and___________ .


(a) fruits, stems

(b) wool, silk

4. From which part of the plant cotton and jute are obtained?


(a) Cotton is obtained from the fruit of cotton plant. Cotton seed which is a fruit which on ripening splits open to release white fibres of cotton.

(b) Jute is obtained from the stem of jute plant.

5. Name two items that are made from coconut fibre.  


Two items made form coconut fibre are: Ropes and mats.

6. Explain the process of making yarn from fibre.


The process of making yam from fibres is called spinning. Fibres from a mass of cotton wool are drawn out and twisted. This brings the fibres together to form yarn.

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Download CBSE Class 6 Science NCERT Solutions for Chapter 3

In Class 6 Science chapter 3, various processes and concepts used to in the formation of cloth have been explained.  Here students get acquainted with the different fibres obtained from plants and animals. They also learn about the various types of fibres and how these fibres are spun together to form fabric. In its last section, ‘History of clothing material’, this chapter talks about the evolution of fabric all through early periods.

Some of the main topics discussed in Class 6 Science Chapter 2 are:

  • Variety in Fabrics
  • Fibre
  • Some Plant Fibres
  • Spinning Cotton Yarn
  • Yarn to Fabric
  • History of Clothing Material

These Free NCERT Solutions by Jagran Josh will be quite helpful to know answers for all difficult questions in chapter 3 of class 6 Science. These solutions will help students easily manage their homework assignments and preparations of exams.

NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science

We have devised chapter-wise NCERT solutions for class 6 Science. All the solutions are available in PDF format which can be downloaded from the following links:

NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 1 - Food: Where Does It Come From?

NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 2: Components of Food

NCERT solutions for other chapters will be provided here very soon. Check here for the accurate and latest NCERT solutions.

Class 6 NCERT Books for 2019-2020

We are providing here the revised edition of NCERT Books for class 6 which are published by the The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) for current academic session. Students must follow the latest NCERT books to avoid any discrepancy throughout the course. All chapters can be downloaded in PDF format form the following links:

Class 6 Maths NCERT Book

Class 6 Science NCERT Book

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Class 6 Maths NCERT Solutions

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