Geography of India-Geological Timescale (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 13 - 19 of 25

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Question number: 13

» Geography of India » Geological Timescale

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The most important characteristics of Pre Cambrian Rocks found in India are

(1) They are intensely folded

(2) They are highly metamorphosed

(3) They are unfossiliferous

(4) Their chief constituent is Gneiss, Schist, Granite, Cherts and Phyllites

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 3 are correct

b.

2 and 3 are correct

c.

All are correct

d.

1 is correct

Question number: 14

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In Archaean era first volcanic activity took place in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Dalma Ranges of Bihar

b.

Kaimur Hill of Bihar

c.

Rajmahal Hills of Bihar

d.

Chaura region in Gwalior

Question number: 15

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The Gondwanaland split during

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jurassic Period

b.

Triassic Period

c.

Cretaceous Period

d.

Permian Period

Question number: 16

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The uplift of the Himalayas began in:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1.1 million years ago

b.

2.2 million years ago

c.

3 million years ago

d.

4 million years ago

Question number: 17

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The Deccan trap is made of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Granite

b.

Metamorphic rock

c.

Sedimentary

d.

Basalt

Question number: 18

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Most of the coal deposits are associated with

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gondwana Deposits

b.

Deccan Syneclise

c.

Tertiary deposits

d.

Cuttack Shelf

Question number: 19

» Geography of India » Geological Timescale

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Which of the following geological systems is considered the most ancient in India?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cuddapah System

b.

Dharwar System

c.

Gondwana System

d.

Vindhyan System

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