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Question number: 115

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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Question

Every ________ degree we go eastwards local time is ________ by one hour.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

15 0, advanced

b.

100, advanced

c.

150, retarded

d.

10 0, retarded

Question number: 116

» Geomorphology » Rocks and Its Types

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The rock composed mainly of volcanic ash is called as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ash rocks

b.

Volcanic rocks

c.

Pyroclastic rock

d.

Tuff

Question number: 117

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Question

Knowledge about the earth’s interior can be gained by

(i) Density differences with depth

(ii) Seismology

(iii) Free earth oscillation

(iv) Composition

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2 and 3

b.

1 and 2

c.

2, 3 and 4

d.

2 and 3

Question number: 118

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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The name for “lands’ end”, that is the tip of the last land the project into the sea is ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Peninsula

b.

Headland

c.

Cape

d.

Embayment

Question number: 119

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Question

On December 21st at 12 o’ clock noon a boy observes that a flag pole outside his home casts no ‘shadow’. His home is at:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Tropic of Capricorn

b.

Antarctic circle

c.

Tropic of Cancer

d.

Arctic circle

Question number: 120

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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The boundary between the mantle and core is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Lehmann free velocity zone

b.

Lehmann discontinuity

c.

Weichert-Gutenberg discontinuity

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 121

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Question

The Earth is in ________ position from the Sun in the solar system.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

3rd

b.

5th

c.

4th

d.

2nd

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