Geomorphology-Fundamental Concepts (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 56 - 61 of 77

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Question number: 56

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Latitude of a place is determined by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gnomon

b.

Dividing the circumstance by angular distance

c.

Establishing the meridian of a place

d.

Clinometer

Question number: 57

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Study the following statements regarding ‘Summer Solstice’ and select the correct answer from the code given below:

(I) The Sun is on the Tropic of Cancer

(II) The Sun is on the Tropic of Capricorn

(III) The day is longest and night is shortest in the Northern Hemisphere

(IV) The day is longest and night is shortest in the Southern Hemisphere

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 and 4

b.

1 and 3

c.

1 and 2

d.

None of the above

Question number: 58

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Which planet experience a day almost of the same duration as that of Earth.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mars

b.

Jupiter

c.

Saturn

d.

Venus

Question number: 59

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In summer the region north of the Arctic Circle is called as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Leap year zone

b.

Twilight zone

c.

Land of Midnight Sun

d.

Aurora zone

Question number: 60

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A place located 740 W of Greenwich will have time

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

4 hours 56 minutes behind

b.

5 hours 42 minutes behind

c.

4 hours 56 minutes advanced

d.

None of the above

Question number: 61

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When there is winter solstice (Dec. 22), which one of the following angles would be formed by the incidence of the sun’s rays over the Tropic of Cancer:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

23.1

b.

47

c.

66.1

d.

43

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