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Question number: 631

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

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Temperature in the deep waters of open oceans are always nearing freezing point due to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Surface ocean currents

b.

Surface Waves

c.

Vast stretches of water

d.

Deep equatorward flow of dense polar water

Question number: 632

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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“Archipelago” is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A group of islands

b.

The ring shaped coral reef

c.

The slowly moving mass of ice down a mountain

d.

The shallow part of the sea

Question number: 633

» History of Geographic Thought » American Contribution

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The book entitled Perspective on “Nature of Geography (1959) ” was authored by: (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Rudolf Kjellen

b.

Richard Hartshorne

c.

Ellen Churchill Semple

d.

Isaih Bowman

Question number: 634

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

Appeared in Year: 2014

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The Challenger Expedition of 1874 was headed by the country: (December)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

U. S. S. R.

b.

India

c.

United Kingdom

d.

United States of America

Question number: 635

» Geography of Developing & Less-Developed Regions » Africa

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The international boundary between Zimbabwe and Zambia is in the form of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Zambezi valley

b.

Kafue valley

c.

Lake Bangweulu

d.

Limpopo Valley

Question number: 636

» Climatology » Heat Budget of the Earth

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What percentage of solar radiation is reflected back from above the atmosphere and land into space (in percent)?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

30 + 17

b.

31 + 4

c.

30 + 4

d.

28 + 2

Question number: 637

» Cartography » Fundamentals of Cartography

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When the bed cuts or truncates across all the outcrops of the bedding planes older than it, it is called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Out crop plane

b.

Plane of unconformity

c.

Overlap plane

d.

None of the above

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