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Question number: 1234

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

MCQ▾

Question

The age of the earth is about:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

4.5 billion years

b.

1.8 billion years

c.

2250 million years

d.

1950 million years

Question number: 1235

» Cultural Geography » Language

MCQ▾

Question

From a semantic view point, Shanghai means

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Look & Sea

b.

Sea and Mountain

c.

See and Mountain

d.

See and sea

Question number: 1236

» Cultural Geography » Tribes

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Hazara

(i)

Papua New Guinea

(B)

Aeta

(ii)

Philippines

(C)

Tapiro

(iii)

Patagonia

(D)

Tehuelche

(iv)

New Guinea

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

Question number: 1237

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

MCQ▾

Question

It is believed that man originated in Africa because

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Continent had ideal environment suitable for the ancestors of human being

b.

Many fossils of early ancestors have been found

c.

The continent does not have cold climates

d.

All of the above

Question number: 1238

» Population Geography » Human Evolution

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following statements is NOT correct?

  1. Homo erectus came after Australopithecus.
  2. Homo erectus had a quadrapedal locomotion.
  3. Homo erectus had spread widely through Europe and Africa.
  4. Homo erectus knew the use of fire.

which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2, 3 and 4

b.

1 and 2

c.

1, 3 and 4

d.

All of the above

Question number: 1239

» Geomorphology » Mountain Building

MCQ▾

Question

What is a tectonic plateau?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A plateau produced by subsidence of a portion of earth’s crust

b.

A plateau associated with the formation of folded mountains

c.

A plateau formed on account of extensive sheets of lava one over another

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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