Geomorphology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 154 - 160 of 248

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Question number: 154

» Geomorphology » Fluvial Landforms

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Question

________ is a triangular landmass that forms at its mouth when a river splits into several branches just before entering the sea.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Estuary

b.

Delta

c.

Cape

d.

Baymouth bar

Question number: 155

» Geomorphology » Fluvial Landforms

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Which one of the following rivers of the world has the largest delta:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Yellow River

b.

Mississippi

c.

Nile

d.

Mahanadi

Question number: 156

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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Question

The location of one from among the following of the sea level is closest to the centre of the earth. That is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Tropic of Capricorn

b.

Equator

c.

Tropic of Cancer

d.

Geographical North Pole

Question number: 157

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Question

The theories, which suggest that planetary systems form as part of the evolutionary history of some stars, are grouped into

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Catastrophic theories

b.

Meteoritic theories

c.

Natural theories

d.

Cataclysmic theories

Question number: 158

» Geomorphology » Mountain Building

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Which of the following rock assemblage is found in the Aravallis?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Slate - Charnockites - Khondalite

b.

Granite - Basalt - Conglomerate

c.

Lime Stone - Sandstone - Slate

d.

Gneiss - Quartzite - Marble

Question number: 159

» Geomorphology » Fluvial Landforms

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Question

A narrow waterway that separates two pieces of land is called.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bay

b.

Gulf

c.

An isthmus

d.

Strait

Question number: 160

» Geomorphology » Fluvial Landforms

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Question

The name of the strait that separates India and Sri Lanka is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Malacca

b.

Dover

c.

Palk

d.

Hormoz

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