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Question number: 1

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Water Resources and Environment » Resources of Oceans

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Coral reefs are mainly distributed globally in: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Arctic waters

b.

Temperate waters

c.

Antarctic waters

d.

Tropical waters

Question number: 2

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Water Resources and Environment » Types of Water

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which state has the largest coastline in India? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

West Bengal

b.

Odisha

c.

Gujarat

d.

Karnataka

Question number: 3

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Water Resources and Environment » Origin and Composition of Seawater

Appeared in Year: 2011

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Which of the following options is correct for concentration of elements in seawater? (June NET Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ca>Na>Mg

b.

Mg>Na>Ca

c.

CO3>SO4>C

d.

Na>Mg>Ca

Question number: 4

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Water Resources and Environment » Types of Water

Appeared in Year: 2011

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Which of the following accounts for nearly 75 % of the available fresh water in the world (including frozen waters)? (June NET Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Groundwater

b.

Lakes

c.

Glaciers

d.

River water

Question number: 5

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Water Resources and Environment » Origin and Composition of Seawater

Appeared in Year: 2014

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The mountain that rises a kilometer or more above the surrounding sea floor is called (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Atoll

b.

Oceanic Island

c.

Island arc

d.

Seamount

Question number: 6

» Basics of Environmental Geosciences » Water Resources and Environment » Types of Water

Appeared in Year: 2011

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Hyporhric biodiversity is linked with: (June NET Paper-2)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ecotone of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystem

b.

Groundwater

c.

Ecotone of surface water and groundwater

d.

Asian region

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