Oceanography-Ocean Deposits (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 16 of 30

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Question number: 12

» 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.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

Question number: 13

» 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: 14

» 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: 15

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following marine ecosystems has the highest primary production? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Tidal estuaries

b.

Open seas

c.

Continental shelves

d.

Algae beds and reefs

Question number: 16

» Oceanography » Ocean Deposits

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following statements is correct?

(1) The terrigenous deposits consist of materials derived from the wear and tear of the land.

(2) The terrigenous deposits consist of the volcanic material.

(3) The terrigenous deposits consist of the remains of animals and plants that live on the bed of the sea.

(4) The terrigenous deposits consist of calcareous shells of planktonic organisms.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2 and 4

b.

1 and 2

c.

2, 3 and 4

d.

1, 2 and 3

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