Geography (NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 11 - 15 of 21

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Question number: 11

» Geography » Internal Structure of the Earth and Rocks

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Question

Which among the following is the highest quality hard coal?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Peat

b.

Lignite

c.

Anthracite

d.

Bituminous

Question number: 12

» Geography » Motion of the Earth

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Question

Which of the following force is responsible for deflecting winds towards the right in Northern hemisphere and towards left in Southern hemisphere?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cohesive force

b.

Coriolis force

c.

Gravitational force

d.

None of the above

Question number: 13

» Geography » Major Domains and Landforms

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following
List-Ⅰ (Environmental Problem) List-Ⅱ (States)

(A)

Overgrazing

(i)

Jharkhand

(B)

Mining

(ii)

Punjab

(C)

Over irrigation

(iii)

Madhya Pradesh

(D)

Deforestation

(iv)

Maharashtra

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

Question number: 14

» Geography » Major Domains and Landforms

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Question

Intense damage was caused in Ladakh in 2010, due to which natural calamity?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Landslide

b.

Earthquake

c.

Mud flow

d.

Drought

Question number: 15

» Geography » Motion of the Earth

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Question

Which of the following best describes ‘jet streams’?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Winds blowing from the tropical high pressure belts towards the equatorial low pressure belts

b.

Wind blowing from sub-tropical high pressure belts towards the tropical low pressure belts

c.

Wind system with seas and reversal of direction

d.

Narrow meandering bands of winds which blow in mid latitude near the tropopause and encircle the globe

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