Geography of Developing & Less-Developed Regions-South America (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 8 of 15

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Question number: 1

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Within the borders of Brazil, the largest river basin is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Amazon

b.

Maranhao

c.

Sao Francisco

d.

Parana

Question number: 2

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Amazon river is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The world’s largest in terms of length

b.

The world’s largest in terms of flow

c.

the world’s largest in terms of width of the river

d.

The world’s largest in terms of amount of silt carried

Question number: 3

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What is the approximate latitude of Quito, Ecuador?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

10 0 S

b.

10 0 N

c.

7 0 S

d.

0 0

Question number: 4

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The highest point of Brazil is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Angel peak

b.

Pico da Neblina

c.

Grand Chaco

d.

Mato Grasso

Question number: 5

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The dominant feature in Brazil’s landscape is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Broad continental shelf

b.

Amazon plain

c.

Brazilian plateau

d.

Guyana shield

Question number: 6

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The Guyana highlands are made of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ancient crystalline gneisses and granites

b.

Sedimentary volcanic succession

c.

Tilted sedimentary state

d.

Buried sedimentary terrain

Question number: 7

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Most of Brazil’s land area lies below

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Between 1200 - 2000 m.

b.

Between 200 - 800 m.

c.

200 m.

d.

Sea level

Question number: 8

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What two countries of South America have no coastline?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Uruguay and Paraguay

b.

Bolivia and Paraguay

c.

Paraguay and Argentina

d.

Bolivia and Columbia

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