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Question number: 66

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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“Archipelago” is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A group of islands

b.

The ring shaped coral reef

c.

The slowly moving mass of ice down a mountain

d.

The shallow part of the sea

Question number: 67

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

Appeared in Year: 2014

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The Challenger Expedition of 1874 was headed by the country: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

U. S. S. R.

b.

India

c.

United Kingdom

d.

United States of America

Question number: 68

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Continental selves are mostly covered by the sediments derived from rock on land.

Reason (Ꭱ)

About 7.5 % of total ocean area is covered by the continental shelves.

Which of the following is true?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 69

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

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Question

In which of the following locations evaporite deposits from

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Lake Tanganyika

b.

Lake Superior

c.

Gulf of Mexico

d.

Dead Sea

Question number: 70

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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How are the bottom topography of an ocean shown?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Contour maps

b.

Hydrostatic curve

c.

Hythergraph

d.

Hypsographic curve

Question number: 71

» Oceanography » Bottom Relief of Indian, Atlantic and Pacific Oceans

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The coastline of India is about

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

4050 kilometers

b.

8000 kilometers

c.

7517 kilometers

d.

6500 kilometers

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