Economic Geography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 87 - 92 of 104

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Question number: 87

» Economic Geography » Natural Resources

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Question

The most important region for iron ore production in Australia is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Carajas region

b.

Anshan region

c.

Lower Sikiang Valley

d.

Pilbara region

Question number: 88

» Economic Geography » Location of Economic Activities

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Question

Which of the following minerals is smelted or refined near sites of abundant and cheap power?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Petroleum

b.

Bauxite

c.

Manganese

d.

Iron ore

Question number: 89

» Economic Geography » Classification of Economies

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Scandinavian countries have a regressive age sex population structure.

Reason (Ꭱ)

The population growth rate is negative in these countries.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

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

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 90

» Economic Geography » Conservation of Resources

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Question

Which of the following is NOT the disadvantage of water diversion project.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Water loss by seepage

b.

Salinization

c.

Water loss by evaporation

d.

Water pollution

Question number: 91

» Economic Geography » Natural Resources

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Question

The largest and the most extensive beach placer deposits in the world are at

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Monazite sands of Kerala

b.

Alaskan Coast

c.

Zircon deposits of Brazil

d.

Republic of Nauru

Question number: 92

» Economic Geography » Location of Economic Activities

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following factors does not determine the kinds and amount of economic activity in the region? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Technology of Production

b.

Inequality of Income

c.

Cost of Transportation

d.

Demand side of Equation

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