Geomorphology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 17 - 20 of 248

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Question number: 17

» Geomorphology » Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

What are the evidences in favour of the Continental Drift Theory? (December)

  1. Zig-Saw fit
  2. Trans current faults
  3. Fossils in different areas
  4. Convection in mantle

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 2

b.

1 and 3

c.

1 and 4

d.

2 and 4

Question number: 18

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following number of Parallels with one degree interval can be drawn between the poles on a globe? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

178

b.

181

c.

180

d.

179

Question number: 19

» Geomorphology » Karst Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following condition is not essential for a limestone landscape to develop into karst topography? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Complex patterns of joints in the otherwise impermeable limestone.

b.

The limestone formation must contain 100 % calcium carbonate for solution processes.

c.

There must be an aerated zone between the ground surface and the water table

d.

Good vegetation cover

Question number: 20

» Geomorphology » Concept of Geomorphic Cycle

Appeared in Year: 2014

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match List 1 with List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below: (December)
List-Ⅰ (Theory) List-Ⅱ (Put Forwarded By)

(A)

Parallel retreat

(i)

G. K. Gilbert

(B)

Cycle of erosion

(ii)

J. W. Powell

(C)

Base level

(iii)

W. Penck

(D)

Stream competency and capacity

(iv)

W. M. Davis

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

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