Oceanography-Origin of Ocean Basins (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 28

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Question number: 1

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Submarine canyons are found in

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Eastern coasts of the continents

b.

High latitudes

c.

All latitudes

d.

Low latitudes

Question number: 2

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________ is the name given to the shallow body of water which is separated from the sea by a strip of land

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Lagoon

b.

Stack

c.

Bay

d.

Estuary

Question number: 3

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The following diagram shows the cross profile of one element of ocean basin topography. What does diagram & X in the diagram depict?

Identify the region marked X in the diagram above

Identify the Region Marked X in the Diagram Above

What is the region shown in ocean topography marked by X?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Mid ocean Ridge with rift valley

b.

Aseismic Ridges

c.

Inactive Ridges

d.

Mid ocean Ridge

Question number: 4

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Flat topped Seamounts are known as

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Guyot

b.

Sea Inselberg

c.

Sea Mesa

d.

Water Monadnocks

Question number: 5

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Which one of the following indicates the correct sequences of the topographical features beneath the surface of the sea?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Slope - Shelf - Trench - Rise - Continent

b.

Continent - Slope - Abyssal Plain - Rise - Shelf

c.

Continent - Shelf - Slope - Rise - Abyssal Plain

d.

Continent - Shelf - Rise - Slope - Trench

Question number: 6

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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

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