Geography of Developing & Less-Developed Regions-Africa (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 16 - 21 of 30

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Question number: 16

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The isolation of much of Africa from contact with more developed areas until recent times was due to the following reasons. Except

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The character of African rivers made it hard to reach the interior by water.

b.

The great Sahara desert barrier in northern Africa made it difficult to penetrate from the north.

c.

Africa lacked in natural resources so nobody was interested.

d.

The African shoreline was physically inhospitable to early visitors approaching from the sea.

Question number: 17

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Dry Summer Subtropical or Mediterranean type of climate is found in

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Lebanon

b.

Syria

c.

Algeria

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 18

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South of the Congo Basin and west of the rift valley system, the whole of southern Africa is made of

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sedimentary Volcanic Succession

b.

Ancient Crystalline Rocks

c.

Volcanic Rocks

d.

Metamorphic Rocks

Question number: 19

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The earliest visitors to Sub-Saharan Africa were

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Americans

b.

English

c.

Portuguese

d.

French

Question number: 20

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The largest tributary of the Orange river is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Vaal

b.

Cabora Basa

c.

Sundays

d.

Gt. Kei

Question number: 21

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In the diagram the shaded areas show

Find out what is unique about this shaded region of Africa

Find Out What Is Unique About This Shaded Region of Africa

Why is this shaded region of Africa famous?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Tribal area

b.

Mountains

c.

Oasis

d.

Desert

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