Geomorphology-Fundamental Concepts (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 11 - 18 of 70

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Question number: 11

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Which one of the following is NOT correctly matched:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ankara - Turkey

b.

Havana - Cuba

c.

Accra - Ghana

d.

Munich - Switzerland

Question number: 12

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Luzon island belongs to:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Malaysia

b.

Philippines

c.

Melanesia

d.

Indonesia

Question number: 13

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A narrow creek of land that connects two larger landmasses is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Caps

b.

Peninsula

c.

Strait

d.

Isthmus

Question number: 14

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Earth revolves around the Sun in an elliptical orbit at a speed of ________ per second.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

29.5 km

b.

16.5 km

c.

18.5 km

d.

22.5 km

Question number: 15

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Division of the earth’s interior into SIAL, SIMA and NIFE was given by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Suess

b.

Daly

c.

Van der Gracht

d.

Holmes

Question number: 16

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The boundary between the crust and the mantle is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Conrad Discontinuity

b.

The mantle

c.

Moho

d.

Core

Question number: 17

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The lengthiest shadow will be found in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Anchorage

b.

Spitsbergen

c.

Terra Del Fuego

d.

Vostok

Question number: 18

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That the outer core is liquid is borne out by the fact that

(i) Free earth oscillations give undeniable evidence of it

(ii) The P-waves are reflected back

(iii) The L-waves are refracted

(iv) The S-waves get lost after entering the outer core

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 2

b.

1 and 3

c.

1 and 4

d.

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