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Question number: 167

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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Question

Study the following statements about the interior of the earth and select the correct answer from the code given below:

(i) Temperature increases from the surface towards the earth’s interior the average rate of 10C for every 32 m

(ii) The outermost layer of the earth is largely composed of silica and aluminum

(iii) The core has a density of 10 to 12

(iv) Earthquake waves travel at a uniform speed in the earth’s interior

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

1, 3 and 4

b.

1 and 2

c.

2, 3 and 4

d.

1, 2 and 3

Question number: 168

» Geomorphology » Factors Controlling Landform Development

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Question

Which is the recent example of filled up tectonic trough

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Central Australian Plain

b.

Central European Plain

c.

Peneplain

d.

Indo Gangetic Plain

Question number: 169

» Geomorphology » Rocks and Its Types

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Question

Three layers of continental crust from top to below are

(i) Sedimentary layer

(ii) Granite layer

(iii) Basaltic layer

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

3, 2, 1

b.

2, 1, 3

c.

2, 3, 1

d.

1, 2, 3

Question number: 170

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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Question

A planet’s farthest point in its orbit from the sun is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Aphelion

b.

Perihelion

c.

Apogee

d.

Perigee

Question number: 171

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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Question

The average distance of the sun from the earth is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

945 lakh miles

b.

930 lakh miles

c.

901 lakh miles

d.

915 lakh miles

Question number: 172

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Question

Which star has the largest percentage in the universe?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Multiple stars

b.

Single stars

c.

Binary stars

d.

Cepheid stars

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