Oceanography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 15 - 22 of 145

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Question number: 15

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

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________ deposits occupy the largest percent of bottom surface of oceans.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Hydrogenous

b.

Clay

c.

Biogenous

d.

Terrigenous

Question number: 16

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

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Which line joints points of the seas/oceans having equal salinity?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Isobars

b.

Isotherms

c.

Thermohaline

d.

Isohaline

Question number: 17

» Oceanography » Coral Reefs

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The only eastern coast of ocean where true Scleractinian corals are found is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Somalian coast

b.

Coast of West Australia

c.

SE Pacific

d.

NE Pacific

Question number: 18

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

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The floor of the Atlantic Ocean is mostly covered by the ________ ooze.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Radiolaria

b.

Pteropod

c.

Coccolithophore

d.

Globigerina

Question number: 19

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

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Surface currents in the ocean are primarily caused by

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Coriolis effect

b.

Density difference

c.

Temperature difference

d.

Wind action

Question number: 20

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

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Which of the following statement is correct.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

1, 2 and 3

b.

1, 2 and 4

c.

1, 3 and 4

d.

2, 3 and 4

Question number: 21

» Oceanography » Origin of Ocean Basins

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Bays and headlands are generally found in shoreline of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Submergence

b.

Faulted type

c.

Neutral type

d.

Emergence

Question number: 22

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

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Which ocean deposits is found in the deepest parts of the oceans.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Red mud

b.

Terrigenous deposits

c.

Diatom ooze

d.

Red clay

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