Geomorphology-Rocks and Its Types (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 16 of 39

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Question number: 12

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MCQ▾

Question

Soapstone, a massive impure variety of talc, which tends itself to carving, is also known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Steatite

b.

Khondalite

c.

Charnockites

d.

Greenstone

Question number: 13

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Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Clay is porous, but it is impermeable.

Reason (Ꭱ)

The small air spaces in clay are not arranged in such a way that water can pass through it.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
b. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
c. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 14

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MCQ▾

Question

The broken materials, as a result of weathering, which form the source of sedimentary rock is called-

(i) Clastic sedimentary rock

(ii) Detrital sedimentary rock

(iii) Non clastic sedimentary rock

(iv) Non detrital sedimentary rock

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

2 and 3

b.

1 and 2

c.

1 and 4

d.

3 and 4

Question number: 15

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Loess

(i)

Sea deposited

(B)

Moraines

(ii)

River deposited

(C)

Gravels

(iii)

Glacier deposited

(D)

Sand and clay

(iv)

Wind deposited

Choices

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

Question number: 16

» Geomorphology » Rocks and Its Types

MCQ▾

Question

The capacity of a rock to transmit water is ________

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Carbonation

b.

Oxidation

c.

Porosity

d.

Permeability

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