The husk from rice can be separated by
The weight of husk is greater than rice. Hence when the difference in weight is huge, winnowing is used.
With respect to the following statements, choose the correct option.
(i) Winnowing is a time-consuming process for separating grain from chaff.
(ii) Fodder cannot be recovered by the process of winnowing.
(iii) Threshing is loosening of grain from chaff.
(iv) Traditional methods do not involve threshing.
Question 4. Name a few crops where you can apply the process of winnowing to separate husk from the grains