## Percentage, How to find Percentage, Class 5 Mathematics

Percentage The phrase per cent is formed of two words – per and cent. Per means out of and Cent means hundred. Thus, per cent means out of hundred. For example, 8 per cent means 8 out of hundred. The symbol for per cent is ‘%’. 15% means 15 out of 100 and is equivalent … Read more

## Heat Zones of the Earth – Class 5

Heat Zones of the Earth Important for Class 5 The parallels of latitude divide the earth into different heat zones. There are three types of heat zones – Torrid zone, Temperate zone and Frigid zone The Torrid Zone Places on the equator or those very close to it get direct rays of the sun for … Read more

## Parallels and Meridians – Class 5

Parallels and Meridians Important for Class 5 Important facts on Parallels and Meridians: Parallels of Latitude: The parallels of latitude are the boundary lines of imaginary circles drawn around the earth. They run in the east-west direction and are parallel to each other. Parallels are of different length. Equator is the longest parallel and it divides the … Read more