Oceanography-Coral Reefs (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 5 of 5

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Question number: 1

» Oceanography » Coral Reefs

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The reef building corals are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sessile type

b.

Hermatypic

c.

Ahermatypic

d.

Scleractinian type

Question number: 2

» 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: 3

» Oceanography » Coral Reefs

Appeared in Year: 2015

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“All coral reefs begun as fringe reefs around an inland”. This was indicated in: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Darwin’s subsidence theory

b.

Daly’s subsidence theory

c.

Day’s glacial control theory

d.

Darwin’s glacial control theory

Question number: 4

» Oceanography » Coral Reefs

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Which one of the following temperatures of seawater is favorable for the formation of coral reefs? (Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Atleast 15

b.

Atleast 5

c.

Atleast 10

d.

Atleast 20

Question number: 5

» Oceanography » Coral Reefs

Appeared in Year: 2016

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The coral reefs that are generally found attached to the shore with an intervening shallow channel or a lagoon is called (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Patch reef

b.

Ribbon reef

c.

Barrier reef

d.

Fringing reef

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