Oceanography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 84 - 90 of 145

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Question number: 84

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

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The Ninety-East ridge is found in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Andes Mountain

b.

Atlantic Ocean

c.

Rocky Mountain

d.

Indian Ocean

Question number: 85

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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The strait is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Indentation in the coastline flanked by headlands

b.

Narrow strip of water joining two large bodies of sea water

c.

Narrow strip of land connecting two areas

d.

Rocks which are solidified directly from molten materials

Question number: 86

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

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The main components of green mud are

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Ca (OH) 2 and Glauconite

b.

Glauconite and CaCO3

c.

CaCO3 and FeCO3

d.

FeCO3 and PbCO3

Question number: 87

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

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What is the most common salt in the seawater?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sodium Chloride

b.

Magnesium Sulphate

c.

Calcium Carbonate

d.

Calcium Chloride

Question number: 88

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which of the following is a cold current? (December)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Agualhas current

b.

Brazil current

c.

Benguela current

d.

Gulf stream

Question number: 89

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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The basic difference between ridges and rises is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Ridges are gentle sided rises are steep

b.

Ridges are found near margins, rises in Open Ocean

c.

Ridges are steep sided, rises are gentle

d.

Ridges are geologically older rises are geologically younger

Question number: 90

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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The portion of the land which is submerged under seawater is called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Abyssal Plain

b.

Continental Shelf

c.

Continental Slope

d.

Trench

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