Geomorphology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 90 - 95 of 248

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Question number: 90

» Geomorphology » Fluvial Landforms

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The small rivers that flow into a large river are known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Tributaries

b.

Gullies

c.

Feeders

d.

Rivulets

Question number: 91

» Geomorphology » Mountain Building

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What kind of land feature will result under the following circumstances - “a mass of land is pushed up between the cracks in the earth’s crust”.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Volcanic mountain

b.

Block mountain

c.

Relict mountain

d.

Fold mountain

Question number: 92

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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The meaning of longitude is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Curvilinear distance measures from any point in relation to a central point

b.

Angular distance of a point on the Earth’s surface east or west of Central meridian

c.

Angular distance of a line around Central meridian

d.

Linear distance from the central part of the Earth measures in angles

Question number: 93

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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When the Earth is at its maximum distance from the Sun, it is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sidereal

b.

Aphelion

c.

Equinox

d.

Perihelion

Question number: 94

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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The study of universe on grand scale is called ________

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Astrology

b.

Exobiology

c.

Cosmology

d.

Astronomy

Question number: 95

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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International Date Line is not straight because

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

of Coriolis force

b.

it will lead to confusion of day and date in some of the island groups

c.

of Ferrel’s law

d.

of an international agreement

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