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Question number: 1

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

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Question

The remains of the dead plants and animals trapped in the layers of rocks are known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Igneous

b.

sediments

c.

fossils

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 2

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

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Question

The natural mass of mineral matter that makes up the Earth crust is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

mantle

b.

fossils

c.

rock

d.

crore

Question number: 3

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following rocks can be changed into metamorphic rocks under great heat and pressure?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sedimentary

b.

Igneous

c.

Both a. and b. are correct

d.

None of the above

Question number: 4

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

MCQ▾

Question

Consider the following statements:

  1. Igneous rocks are made up of molten lava that comes on the Earth surface.
  2. They have very fine grained structure.
  3. Basalt is an example of igneous rocks
  4. Deccan plateau is made up of basalt rocks.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 and 3

b.

1 and 4

c.

only 1

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 5

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Sial

(i)

Used for roads and buildings

(B)

Rocks

(ii)

Has definite chemical composition

(C)

Core

(iii)

Made of silicon and alumina

(D)

Minrals

(iv)

Innermost layer of Earth

Choices

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

a.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

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