Common Section [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Geology & Geophysics]: Questions 13 - 18 of 70

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Question 13

Common Section
Introduction to Remote Sensing

Question

MCQ▾

Which one of the following mineral constituents exhibits strong absorption in the UV-blue band of the EM spectrum due to charge transfer effect leading to colouration?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Al-OH

b.

Mg-OH

c.

Fe-O

d.

Si-O

Question 14

Common Section
Landforms Created by River

Question

MCQ▾

Point bar deposit is associated with

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Meandering river

b.

Braided river

c.

Beach

d.

Estuary

Question 15

Common Section
Coal and Petroleum Resources of India

Question

MCQ▾

In which of the following localities does coal deposit occur?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Kudremukh

b.

Dariba

c.

Wardha

d.

Rudrasagar

Question 16

Common Section
Size

Appeared in Year: 2013

Question

MCQ▾

The acceleration due to gravity, “g” is maximum at

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Equator

b.

Poles

c.

Sub-tropical regions

d.

Mid-latitudes

Question 17

Common Section
Sedimentary and Metamorphic Rocks

Appeared in Year: 2014

Question

MCQ▾

A metamorphic rock consists of pyroxene, plagioclase and quartz and exhibits horn felsic texture. The rock has undergone________ metamorphism. (Carry one mark each)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Impact

b.

Regional

c.

Cata clastic

d.

Contact

Question 18

Common Section
Shape

Appeared in Year: 2014

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the type of well logs (listed in Group I) with the characteristics of measurement (listed in Group II) . (Carry one mark each)

List-Ⅰ (Column-I)List-Ⅱ (Column-II)
(A)

Sonic

(i)

Hydrogen concentration in pores

(B)

SP

(ii)

Correlation of resistivity changes

(C)

Neutron

(iii)

Velocity of compressional waves

(D)

Dipmeter

(iv)

Natural electric potential

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

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