Geography of India-Major Soil Types (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 5 of 5

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Question number: 1

» Geography of India » Major Soil Types

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Question

Deccan Trap has acted as parent material for which of the soils

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Laterite

b.

Red Tropical

c.

Black (Regur) Soils

d.

Chernozem

Question number: 2

» Geography of India » Major Soil Types

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Question

Groundnut is a Kharif crop in Tamil Nadu grown mainly on

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Black soil

b.

Red sandy loams

c.

Laterite soil

d.

Alluvial soil

Question number: 3

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which of the following is incorrect in the case of India? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Alluvial soils are rich in potash but poor In phosphorus

b.

Red soils are suitable for cultivation of pulses and coarse grains.

c.

Black soils are rich in phosphorus, nitrogen end organic matter

d.

Red soils are rich in iron

Question number: 4

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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Question

In which of the following States of India the concentration of laterite soils is higher? (Paper 2 December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jammu & Kashmir

b.

Odisha

c.

Gujarat

d.

Arunachal Pradesh

Question number: 5

» Geography of India » Major Soil Types

Appeared in Year: 2013

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Laterite soils are well developed in Kerala. (Paper 2 December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Kerala receives high rainfall during monsoon season.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

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

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

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