Geomorphology-Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 6

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Question number: 1

» Geomorphology » Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

The theory of sea-floor spreading was proposed by (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Wegner and Ratzel

b.

Hess and Dietz

c.

Airy and Pratts

d.

Holmes and Davis

Question number: 2

» 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: 3

» Geomorphology » Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is formed due to tectonic forces? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Hanging valley

b.

Rift Valley

c.

Super valley

d.

Super imposed valley

Question number: 4

» Geomorphology » Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following are 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 (4)

b.

(1), (3) and (4)

c.

(1) and (2)

d.

(1) and (3)

Question number: 5

» Geomorphology » Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics

MCQ▾

Question

The formation of Red Sea is attributed to

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Interpolate thinning

b.

Down faulting

c.

Split from Africa Horn

d. All of the above

Question number: 6

» 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

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