CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III): Questions 1859 - 1863 of 1977

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Question number: 1859

» Climatology » Temperature, Pressure and Winds

Appeared in Year: 2016

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Hurricane can develop along the equatorial region (Paper - 3 July)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Coriolis force is at its maximum over the equator

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 1860

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

The term ‘microtidal’ has been adopted to refer to spring tidal range

(Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

> 6 m

b.

4 - 6 m

c.

2 - 4 m

d.

< 2 m

Question number: 1861

» Geography of India » Population Distribution and Growth

Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

The rapid growth phase of India population was lying between which of the following time periods? (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1921 – 1951

b.

1951 – 1981

c.

1902 – 1921

d.

1981 – 2001

Question number: 1862

» History of Geographic Thought » American Contribution

Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

Carta-Marina is (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A cartography instrument used by Arab geographers

b.

A map of America prepared by Waldseemuller.

c.

An age succeeding to “Age of Discovery”.

d.

A book authored by Al-Masudi.

Question number: 1863

» History of Geographic Thought » Quantitative Revolution

Appeared in Year: 2016

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following is the philosophical basis of Quantitative revolution? (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Idealism

b.

Probabalism

c.

Positivism

d.

Existentialism

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