Geomorphology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 183 - 187 of 248

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Question number: 183

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Which of the following statement regarding Earth is correct.

(i) The Earth is a satellite in the solar system

(ii) The Earth is an asteroid in the solar system

(iii) The Earth is the 3rd largest body in the solar system

(iv) The Earth is a planet in the process of being a satellite

Which of the following is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

3 and 4

b.

2 and 3

c.

1 and 2

d.

None of the above

Question number: 184

» Geomorphology » Rocks and Its Types

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What is granite?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A common mineral that makes up a large part of the earth’s crust

b.

A common igneous rock that cooled at the surface and is composed of feldspar and pyroxene

c.

A common igneous rock that cooled relatively slowly and is made up of feldspar and quartz

d.

An igneous rock type that is a major constituent of lava

Question number: 185

» Geomorphology » Rocks and Its Types

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Which of the following characteristics is NOT found in igneous rocks

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

They necessarily contain Fe.

b.

They contain crystals

c.

They do not contain fossils

d.

They occur in layers according to the depth of formation

Question number: 186

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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Question

The tropics extend from north to south for ________ degrees.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

11.75

b.

23.5

c.

47

d.

30

Question number: 187

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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If from North Pole, a person travels 100 km South, then 125 km West and finally 100 km northwards, his location will be at:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

66.5 N - 125 W

b.

North Pole

c.

23.5S - 100W

d.

66.5 N - 100 W

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