Geomorphology-Origin of Earth and Astronomy (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 28 - 33 of 56

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Question number: 28

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The Earth is in ________ position from the Sun in the solar system.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

3rd

b.

5th

c.

4th

d.

2nd

Question number: 29

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Pulsating Universe Theory says that

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Universe expands and contracts alternately between periods of tens of billions of years

b.

Universe illuminates and darkens alternately between period of billions of years

c.

The universe enlarges and shrinks alternately

d.

All of the above

Question number: 30

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Which planet has the largest equatorial radius?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Saturn

b.

Earth

c.

Mars

d.

Jupiter

Question number: 31

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Which of the following statement is NOT correct

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The upper continental crust is floating on the lower continental crust

b.

The upper continental crust and the lower continental crust are separated by a discontinuity

c.

The lower continental crust is chiefly composed of basalts

d.

The lower continental crust is relatively more dense

Question number: 32

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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If the earth’s axis had no inclination, there would have been the absence of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

High tides

b.

Deflection of wind direction

c.

Neap tides

d.

Changes in the duration of day and night

Question number: 33

» Geomorphology » Origin of Earth and Astronomy

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Galaxies are best described as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Congregation of primordial dust particles

b.

Congregation of starts that are held by molecular attraction of the particles

c.

Congregation of dust particles and stars that are held together by force of gravity

d.

Congregation of constellations rotating around the nucleus

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