Economic Geography-Location of Economic Activities (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 15

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Question number: 1

» Economic Geography » Location of Economic Activities

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

China has the very fast growing economy of the world. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

China has rich mineral resources and huge diversified labor force.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
b. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ
c. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false
d. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 2

» Economic Geography » Location of Economic Activities

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

All of the following have been considered growing industrial countries except: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Indonesia

b.

China

c.

India

d.

Brazil

Question number: 3

» Economic Geography » Location of Economic Activities

MCQ▾

Question

Aluminum can be recovered most economically from bauxite, which occurs extensively in the Chottanagpur Plateau, which is located in

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Jharkhand

b.

Madhya Pradesh

c.

Karnataka

d.

Uttar Pradesh

Question number: 4

» Economic Geography » Location of Economic Activities

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following mining is more expensive

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Quarrying mining

b.

Open cast mining

c.

Underground mining

d. All of the above

Question number: 5

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MCQ▾

Question

Availability of what will be the guarantee for successful mining

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Availability of water

b.

Availability of power

c.

Availability of cheap labor

d.

Availability of limestone

Question number: 6

» Economic Geography » Location of Economic Activities

MCQ▾

Question

Inspite of increasing locational disadvantages some of the heavy industries tend to continue in these areas because of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Historical factors

b.

Behavioral aspects

c.

Geographical inertia

d.

Government policies

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