Geography-Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources (CBSE Class-8 Social-Science): Questions 1 - 8 of 35

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Question number: 1

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Conservation of Land Resource

True-False▾

Following Statement is true or false:

A natural area designated to protect the ecological integrity of one or more ecosystems for present and future generations is known as biosphere reserves.

Question number: 2

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Soil

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Question

Which one of the following method should be adopted in existing agricultural practices?

(i). Rotation of crops

(ii). Strip cropping

(iii). Terrace and contour bunding

(iv). Contour ploughing

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(ii)

b.

All of above

c.

(iii) and (iv)

d.

(i)

Question number: 3

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Water

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Question

How many percent on the surface of the earth is in oceans and seas?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

99

b.

95

c.

90

d.

97

Question number: 4

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Water

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Question

A dripping tap wastes ________ liters in a year

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1400

b.

1200

c.

1600

d.

1800

Question number: 5

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Land

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Question

Identify the physical factors which put certain limits on land use?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

All of the above

b.

Relief

c.

Soil

d.

Climate

Question number: 6

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Conservation of Land Resource

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Question

In which year CITES was drawn up to protect wild life against exploitation?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1970

b.

1973

c.

1978

d.

1975

Question number: 7

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Water

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Question

________ city in Saurastra region with a population of 1.25 lakhs is completely dependent on purchasing water from the nearby talukas?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Babra

b.

Lathi

c.

Dhari

d.

Amreli

Question number: 8

» Geography » Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources » Conservation of Land Resource

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Question

Which one of the following is not true regarding Mitigation Mechanism?

(i). Increase in the vegetation cover is an effective way to arrest landslide

(ii). Construction of retention wall to stop land from slipping

(iii). Land slide areas can be used for building settlements

(iv). The surface drainage control works are implemented to control the movement of landslide

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(iv) only

b.

(i) and (ii)

c.

(iii) only

d.

(ii) and (iii)

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