VR Tour For Std. 5 Ch. 8: A treat for mosquitoes
What's Included in Virtual tour of this chapter
We will learn here that blood is made of a huge number of building blocks called blood cells. There are various kinds of blood cells. Whenever we fall sick, through blood tests we can diagnose what kind of diseases have infected us. Red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets in our bodies protect us from these diseases. But how are these big mosquitoes formed? We will learn in this chapter about the lifecycle of mosquitoes, also the different stages which the mosquitoes go through in their development.
Virtual tour 1: Diagnosis of malaria
Whenever you fall sick and suffer from a high fever. How does the doctor diagnose what is the root cause of sick health? He prescribes you to undergo a blood test. Different kinds of diseases are spread by different kinds of Mosquitoes. They suck human blood to survive which may cause diseases like malaria or dengue.
Virtual tour 2: Life cycle of the mosquito
Have you ever wondered where these mosquitoes come from? This virtual tour will dig deeper into this concept. There are various different stages in the lifecycle of the mosquito. Mosquitoes’ lifetime depends upon environmental factors like humidity and temperature. It approximately takes about a month for a mosquito to hatch from its egg and become adult mosquitoes.