GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Geology & Geophysics: Questions 79 - 84 of 158

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Question 79

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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Short Answer▾

Assuming the Earth to be a perfect sphere, its equatorial velocity is approximately ________ km/hr.

Question 80

Appeared in Year: 2013

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Which of the following is NOT an inverse square law?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Coulomb՚s law of magneto statics

b.

Coulomb՚s law of electrostatics

c.

Newton՚s law of gravitation

d.

Hooke՚s law

Question 81

Overview of Himalayan Geology

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which one of the following is the youngest marine formation in the Himalaya?

(Carry two marks each)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Kasauli Formation

b.

Karewa Formation

c.

Subathu Formation

d.

Dagshahi Formation

Question 82

Appeared in Year: 2013

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Two bodies made up of same material with different dimensions have

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Same resistances but different resistivities

b.

Same resistivities but different resistances

c.

Different resistances and resistivities

d.

Same resistances and resistivities

Question 83

Introduction to Remote Sensing

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MCQ▾

On a photo-scale of 1: 40000, a square shaped open cast coal mine of 1 km2 area would have an area of (in cm2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

2.50

b.

6.25

c.

12.00

d.

4.00

Question 84

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Which one of the following basins is producing petroleum from the coal-rich reservoir rocks?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Krishna – Godavari Basin

b.

Cauvery Basin

c.

Rajasthan Basin

d.

Cambay Basin

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