Economic Geography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 34 - 38 of 109

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Question number: 34

» Economic Geography » Classification of Economies

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

African countries south of Sahara have a very large base of population.

Reason (Ꭱ)

African countries south of Sahara have a very high growth rate.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

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

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 35

» Economic Geography » Natural Resources

MCQ▾

Question

Which are the most important iron ore producing regions of CIS (former CIS)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Krivoi Rog and Magnitogorsk

b.

Itabira

c.

Mesabi and Anshan

d.

Karaganda

Question number: 36

» Economic Geography » Natural Resources

MCQ▾

Question

Mesabi is famous for producing ________ in the USA.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

lowest percentage of iron ore

b.

lowest bauxite ore

c.

high quality of iron ore

d.

highest percentage of lead ore

Question number: 37

» Economic Geography » Conservation of Resources

MCQ▾

Question

The main differences between a dam and a barrage is that

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Dam stores water whereas barrage simply diverts it

b.

A dam is concerned with perennial water storage whereas a barrage with annual water storage

c.

A dam is always built of concrete whereas a barrage may not be built of concrete

d.

Dam can generate electricity whereas a barrage cannot

Question number: 38

» Economic Geography » Classification of Economies

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Question

The most important means of economic development in a region is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mineral Resources

b.

Oil Resource

c.

Soil

d.

Man

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