Geography-Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 6 - 9 of 10

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Question number: 6

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

MCQ▾

Question

Consider the following statements

I. Focus is the place in the crust, where earthquake occurs.

II. It is the origin of the seismic energy.

III. The place on the surface above the focus is called the epicenter.

IV. Greatest damage is caused usually closest to the epicenter.

Which of the above statements (s) is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

III and IV

b.

I, III and IV

c.

I, II and III

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 7

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

MCQ▾

Question

Consider the following statements

I. The uppermost layer over the Earth’s surface is called the crust.

II. It is the thinnest of all the layers.

III. It is about 35 km in the continental masses and only 5 km on the ocean flows.

IV. The main mineral constituents of the continental mass are silica and magnesium.

Which of the above statement (s) is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Ill and IV

b.

I and IV

c.

I, II and III

d. None of the above

Question number: 8

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

MCQ▾

Question

The forces which act in the interior of the earth are called endogenic forces. Which of the following are examples of endogenic forces?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Volcano

b.

Earthquake

c.

Landslides

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 9

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ (List I) List-Ⅱ (List II)

(A)

Mushroom rocks

(i)

The depositional feature of a glacier

(B)

Ox Bow lakes

(ii)

Found in deserts

(C)

Moraine

(iii)

The sudden movement of the Earth

(D)

Volcano

(iv)

Found in river valleys

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
b.
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
c.
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
d.
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

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