Geography-Land Soil Water Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources (CBSE Class-8 Social-Science): Questions 16 - 23 of 35

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Question number: 16

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

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Rainwater is continuously recycled in nature through ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

All of the above

b.

Precipitation

c.

Evaporation

d.

Condensation

Question number: 17

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

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Regur is the local name for ________type of soil in India?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Laterite

b.

Red

c.

Black

d.

Mountain

Question number: 18

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

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How many percentage of the land covers the total surface area of the earth?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

32

b.

26

c.

20

d.

30

Question number: 19

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

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The growth of vegetation depends primarily on ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Climate and Rain

b.

Temperature and moisture

c.

Water and heat

d.

Weather and soil

Question number: 20

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

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At what percentage of fresh water available on the earth’s surface is fit for human use?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Three

b.

Four

c.

Two

d.

One

Question number: 21

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

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Among the following for which reason Vultures in the Indian subcontinent were dying after scavenging livestock?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Heart Failure

b.

Lungs Failure

c.

Kidney Failure

d.

Liver Failure

Question number: 22

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

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________is washing away of minerals and other organic matter from the topsoil?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bleaching

b.

Leaching

c.

Drying

d.

Dying

Question number: 23

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

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________are simply defined as the mass movement of rock, debris or earth down a slope?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Landslides

b.

Land reclamation

c.

Afforestation

d.

Weathering

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