CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III): Questions 232 - 236 of 1977

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Question number: 232

» Settlement Geography » Settlement Systems

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Question

Settlements that are found on the island are often

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Circular settlement

b.

Linear settlement

c.

Compact settlement

d.

Dispersed settlement

Question number: 233

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The continental shelf is a steep seaward sloping surface extending between the shoreline and continental slope.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Continents do not rise abruptly from the steep sea edge but there is a gradual rise of land.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 234

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

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Question

Why is salinity minimum at equator?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Precipitation and evaporation is equal

b.

Maximum addition of fresh water by river

c.

Precipitation is more than evaporation

d.

Precipitation is less than the evaporation

Question number: 235

» Cartography » Types of Maps

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Question

Who publishes the topographical map of India?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Survey of India

b.

Geological Survey of India

c.

Geographical Survey of India

d.

Government of India

Question number: 236

» Geography of India » Population Distribution and Growth

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

The very high population density of more than 400 persons/km2 extends from upper Indus-Sutlej-Ganga Brahmaputra Valley and Delta. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

This phenomena is attributed to rich alluvial soils, flat land, rice and wheat cultivation, irrigation facilities and favorable climatic conditions.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

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

c.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

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