CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III): Questions 1486 - 1492 of 1978

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Question number: 1486

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

MCQ▾

Question

All the planets revolve around Sun in an elliptical orbit in the ________ direction.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Anticlockwise

b.

Same

c.

Variable

d.

Clockwise

Question number: 1487

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

MCQ▾

Question

The distance of the planets from the Sun is described by

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Bode’s Law

b.

Hawkins’s Law

c.

Newton’s Law

d. All of the above

Question number: 1488

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

MCQ▾

Question

Name given to a widened river mouth found at the point a river enters the sea is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Bay

b.

Gulf

c.

Estuary

d.

Delta

Question number: 1489

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

MCQ▾

Question

The three main island groups in the Pacific from east to west are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Melanesia, Polynesia, Micronesia

b.

Micronesia, Polynesia and Melanesia

c.

Polynesia, Micronesia and Melanesia

d.

Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia

Question number: 1490

» History of Geographic Thought » Ancient Geographical Knowledge

MCQ▾

Question

The description of crop regions based on climate and soil has been done by

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Kautilya

b.

Harshavardhan

c.

Patanjali

d.

Buddhist scholars

Question number: 1491

» History of Geographic Thought » German Contrinution

MCQ▾

Question

Who said that Geography is the science of spatial distribution of the world?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Peschel

b.

Varenius

c.

Humboldt

d.

Ritter

Question number: 1492

» History of Geographic Thought » Medieval Geographical Knowledge

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Geographia Syntaxis

(i)

Ptolemy

(B)

Father of Oceanography

(ii)

Possidonius

(C)

De Chorographia

(iii)

Pomponius Mela

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
a.
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
b.
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
c.
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
d.
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

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