Geomorphology-Arid Landforms (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 6

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Question number: 1

» Geomorphology » Arid Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

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: 2

» Geomorphology » Arid Landforms

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following is the correct location of hot desert regions in the continents:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Between 30 0 to 40 0 latitudes

b.

Between 400 to 600 latitudes

c.

Between 20 0 to 30 0 latitudes on western coast

d.

Between 200 to 300 latitudes on eastern coast

Question number: 3

» Geomorphology » Arid Landforms

MCQ▾

Question

Residual hills left on peneplain are

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Inselbergs

b.

Hill residue

c.

Monadnocks

d.

Mushroom rocks

Question number: 4

» Geomorphology » Arid Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

For coastal sand dune formation, the ideal grain size diameter is: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

0.75mn

b.

0.15mn

c.

0.25mn

d.

0.50mn

Question number: 5

» Geomorphology » Arid Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2017

MCQ▾

Question

Lateral planation theory of pediment formation was proposed by (January)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gilbert

b.

Davis

c.

Lawson

d.

McGee

Question number: 6

» Geomorphology » Arid Landforms

Appeared in Year: 2017

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match List-I with List–II and select the correct answer from the codes given below: (January)
List-Ⅰ (Shape And Alignment Of Dunes) List-Ⅱ (Specific Names Of Dunes)

(A)

Parabolic

(i)

Seif

(B)

Complex

(ii)

Barchan

(C)

Longitudinal

(iii)

Coastal

(D)

Transverse

(iv)

Reversing

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

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