Geomorphology-Fundamental Concepts (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 62 - 67 of 70

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Question number: 62

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

MCQ▾

Question

Name given to a widened river mouth found at the point a river enters the sea is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Bay

b.

Gulf

c.

Estuary

d.

Delta

Question number: 63

» Geomorphology » Fundamental Concepts

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Question

The three main island groups in the Pacific from east to west are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Melanesia, Polynesia, Micronesia

b.

Micronesia, Polynesia and Melanesia

c.

Polynesia, Micronesia and Melanesia

d.

Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia

Question number: 64

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Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Who wrote the book “Illustration of the Huttonian Theory of the earth”? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

James Hutton

b.

VidaI de la Blache

c.

John Playfair

d.

W. M. Davis

Question number: 65

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following: (June)
List-Ⅰ (Concept) List-Ⅱ (Proposer)

(A)

Convectional Current Theory

(i)

Hutton

(B)

Peneplain

(ii)

Holmes

(C)

Tetrahedral hypothesis

(iii)

W. M. Davis

(D)

Uniformitarianism

(iv)

Lothian Green

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
b.
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
c.
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
d.
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

Question number: 66

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Question

Guttenberg discontinuity is found between the

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Crust and the mantle

b.

Upper mantle and lower mantle

c.

Upper core and lower core

d.

Mantle and the core

Question number: 67

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Appeared in Year: 2015

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match List - I with List - II and select the correct answer from the codes given below: (December)
List-Ⅰ (Book Title) List-Ⅱ (Author)

(A)

Principles of Physical Geology

(i)

A. Holmes

(B)

Morphology of the Earth

(ii)

W. D. Thornbury

(C)

Principles of Geomorphology

(iii)

Sparks

(D)

Geomorphology

(iv)

L. C. King

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
b.
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
c.
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
d.
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

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