Geomorphology-Fundamental Concepts (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 40 - 44 of 72

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Question number: 40

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Longitudes unlike latitudes are not used for measuring distance because

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The length of degree of longitude outside the tropics vary widely

b.

Longitudes are vertical

c.

All the longitudes converge at poles

d.

None of the above

Question number: 41

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The percentage of land surface in the Northern Hemisphere is maximum between:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

40 0-500 North latitude

b.

300-400 North latitude

c.

600-700 North latitude

d.

500-600 North latitude

Question number: 42

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Which of the following is a difference between a gulf and a bay.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Gulf is a lowland region while a bay is a highland

b.

Bay and gulf are both part of sea that extend into the land but a gulf has a narrower entrance than a bay

c.

Gulf is of large size while bay is of small size

d.

Gulf occupies the mouth of a river, a bay occupies the mouth of many rivers

Question number: 43

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The International Date Line which is at ________ is ________ hours of GMT

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Choice (4) Response

a.

900 W, 12

b.

1800 W, 24

c.

900 E, 12

d.

1800 E, 12

Question number: 44

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The location of one from among the following of the sea level is closest to the centre of the earth. That is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Tropic of Capricorn

b.

Equator

c.

Tropic of Cancer

d.

Geographical North Pole

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