Geomorphology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 235 - 240 of 248

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Question number: 235

» Geomorphology » Mountain Building

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Question

A mountain system of long and narrow high hill generally called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Mountain pass

b.

Mountain chain

c.

Mountain ridge

d.

Mountain range

Question number: 236

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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The diameter of whole solar system is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

1173 billion km

b.

9000 million km

c.

1437 crore km

d.

2273 crore km

Question number: 237

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

Appeared in Year: 2016

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The sea attained its present level during the geological period (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Jurassic

b.

Holocene

c.

Cambrian

d.

Miocene

Question number: 238

» Geomorphology » Concept of Geomorphic Cycle

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

The unconsolidated rock material deposited by surface wash at the base of a cliff is called (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Moraines

b.

Colluvium

c.

Alluvium

d.

Silt

Question number: 239

» Geomorphology » Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics

Appeared in Year: 2016

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Divergent plate margin cause sea floor spreading (Paper - 3 July)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Construction plate margins result in the formation of faults

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false
b. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
c. Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 240

» Geomorphology » Coastal Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

The term “Swash” refers to (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Forward movement of sea water up the beach after the breaking of a wave

b.

Backward movement of sea water at the beach after the breaking of a wave

c.

Oblique movement of sea water at the beach after the breaking of a wave

d.

Sideward movement of sea water up the beach after the breaking of a wave

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