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Question number: 44

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾
List-Ⅰ (Globigerina Ooze) List-Ⅱ (Calcareous)

(A)

Guinea current

(i)

Warm current

(B)

Agulhas current

(ii)

Indian Ocean

(C)

Diatom ooze

(iii)

Siliceous

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

Question number: 45

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

MCQ▾

Question

The higher salinity of the Mediterranean is related to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Higher evaporation

b.

Enclosed nature

c.

Low rainfall and runoff

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 46

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following statements is/are correct?

(1) The larger fragments of rocks are deposited near the shore

(2) Pelagic deposits are predominantly in mid oceans away from the continents.

(3) The diatom ooze consists largely of the cells of the pteropod.

(4) Red clay covers about 38 % of the total oceanic area.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 2

b.

2 and 4

c.

1, 2 and 4

d.

2, 3 and 4

Question number: 47

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

MCQ▾

Question

Gravel and Sand will be deposited in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Littoral Zone

b.

Deep Sea Zone

c.

Rift Valley

d.

Bathyal Zone

Question number: 48

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

The average depth of ‘equatorial-counter’ current is (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

200m

b.

150m

c.

100m

d.

50m

Question number: 49

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

MCQ▾

Question

The total length of the ocean ridges in the world is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

74, 000 km

b.

84, 000 km

c.

54, 000 km

d.

64, 000 km

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