CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III): Questions 1055 - 1061 of 2348

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Question number: 1055

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Eluviation is a process of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Accumulation of colloids

b.

Removal of soluble minerals from upper soil layers

c.

Accumulation of hydroxides

d.

Accumulation of soluble minerals in lower soil layers

Question number: 1056

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Texture of clayey soil is fine grained and the particles are having a diameter

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

0.15 - 2 mm

b.

1 - 3 mm

c.

1 mm

d.

2 mm

Question number: 1057

» Economic Geography » Natural Resources

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Salts brines will be found in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Hot deserts

b.

continental shelf

c.

the vicinity of hydrothermal plumes

d.

the vicinity of oil rigs

Question number: 1058

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Terra Rossa is the typical soil of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

tropical regions

b.

equatorial region

c.

water logged areas

d.

mediterranean region

Question number: 1059

» Economic Geography » Natural Resources

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Which of the following is NOT an iron ore producer in Africa.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Liberia

b.

Sierra Leone

c.

South Africa

d.

Malawi

Question number: 1060

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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The process by which clayey minerals are moved mechanically downwards through a soil by percolating water leading to a degree of decalcification and evaluation in a lower horizon is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gleization

b.

Lessivage

c.

Calcification

d.

All of the above

Question number: 1061

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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The soils of the tropical rainy land are known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Podzols

b.

Pedalfers

c.

Chernozem

d.

Laterites

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