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Question number: 202

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Edge of the continental level is submerged to a depth of about 200 m.

Reason (Ꭱ)

This zone is called the continental shelf

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

c.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 203

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

MCQ▾

Question

All the planets revolve around Sun in an elliptical orbit in the ________ direction.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Anticlockwise

b.

Same

c.

Variable

d.

Clockwise

Question number: 204

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

MCQ▾

Question

The distance of the planets from the Sun is described by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bode’s Law

b.

Hawkins’s Law

c.

Newton’s Law

d.

All of the above

Question number: 205

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

MCQ▾

Question

Name given to a widened river mouth found at the point a river enters the sea is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bay

b.

Gulf

c.

Estuary

d.

Delta

Question number: 206

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

MCQ▾

Question

The three main island groups in the Pacific from east to west are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Melanesia, Polynesia, Micronesia

b.

Micronesia, Polynesia and Melanesia

c.

Polynesia, Micronesia and Melanesia

d.

Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia

Question number: 207

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Who wrote the book “Illustration of the Huttonian Theory of the earth”? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

James Hutton

b.

VidaI de la Blache

c.

John Playfair

d.

W. M. Davis

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