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Question number: 583

» Climatology » Composition and Structure of the Atmosphere

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Question

The Van Allen Radiation belts are

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

belts of ionized particles

b.

electrically charged particles

c.

magnetically charged particles

d.

regions of high neutron density

Question number: 584

» Bio-Geography » Distribution of Plants and Animals

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

The growth of grass and other vegetative cover is limited to Selvas.

Reason (Ꭱ)

The separate crowns of trees coalesce and form a thick canopy above the forest floor.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

c.

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

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 585

» History of Geographic Thought » Humanism

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Which one of the following statements is not true about Humanism in Geography. (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Humanists accept the reduction of space and place to geometrical concepts of surface

b.

Humanistic geography gives importance to human awareness, human consciousness and human creativity

c.

Humanism does not treat humans a machines

d.

Humanism developed as criticism against positivism and quantitative revolution.

Question number: 586

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

The term brine is applicable to (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sargasso Sea

b.

Baltic Sea

c.

China Sea

d.

Arabian Sea

Question number: 587

» Cartography » Geographic Information System

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which of following is a GIS operation? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Map designing

b.

Image displaying

c.

Map overlaying

d.

Contrast stretching

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