Geomorphology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 21 - 26 of 302

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Question number: 21

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

Appeared in Year: 2014

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The most fundamental principle of Earth Science “Uniformitarianism” for the first time presented in the book entitled (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Unstable Earth

b.

Theory of the Earth

c.

Principles of Geology

d.

Geomorphology from the Earth

Question number: 22

» Geomorphology » Glacial Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which one of the following processes is typical to glacial erosion? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Hydraulic action

b.

Deflation

c.

Corrosion

d.

Plucking

Question number: 23

» Geomorphology » Arid Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Flat topped sand ridges with long dimensions extending parallel to the prevailing winds but locking the collapsing fronts are known as: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Whalebacks

b.

Sand drifts

c.

Barchans

d.

Seifs

Question number: 24

» Geomorphology » Denudation Process

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Hydration process belongs to (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chemical processes

b.

Physical and Biological processes

c.

Physical and Chemical processes

d.

Biological and Chemical processes

Question number: 25

» Geomorphology » Slope Forms and Processes

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Identify the correct sequence of terminology used for denoting different parts along a sloping and from top to bottom: (December)

  1. Debris slope
  2. Waning slope
  3. Waxing slope
  4. Free face

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2, 3, 1, 4

b.

3, 4, 2, 1

c.

3, 4, 1, 2

d.

3, 2, 4, 1

Question number: 26

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which of the following is strongly presumptive faultline scrap? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

frequent severe earthquakes

b.

poor correlation between rock resistance and topographic forms

c.

actual fault plane identified along the scrap

d.

superimposed drainage across a fault

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