Ria visited her aunt's house and observed that all the tube lights and fans in her house


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Ria visited her aunt’s house and observed that all the tube lights and fans in her house were switched on without any need. She switched off all the lights and fans which were not in use but was scolded by her aunt for doing so. She then explained her aunt about the need to save electricity. Later, Ria’s aunt promised her that she will now save electricity. Now, answer the following questions.
(i) Why did Ria insist on saving electricity?
(ii) State two ways by which electricity can be saved.
(iii) Which values of Ria are reflected in her actions?


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(i) Ria insisted on saving electricity because she knows the importance of electricity. She believes that loss of electricity is the loss of home as well as loss of nation.
(ii) Electricity can be saved
(a) by switching off all the electrical appliances when not in use.
(b) by using less energy consumption devices like CFLs, LEDs etc.
(iii) Ria showed the value of proactive behaviour and responsible member.