Oceanography-Origin of Ocean Basins (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 18 of 28

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Question number: 12

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Suez canal connects

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mediterranean Sea and Red Sea

b.

Baltic Sea and Pacific Ocean

c.

Baltic Sea and Mediterranean Sea

d.

North Sea and Caspian Sea

Question number: 13

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The following diagram represents

Look at the figure and see what it depicts?

Look at the Figure and See What It Depicts?

What is the given feature that lies in the ocean?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Guyots

b.

Submarine plateau

c.

Ridges

d.

Seamounts

Question number: 14

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“Archipelago” is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A group of islands

b.

The ring shaped coral reef

c.

The slowly moving mass of ice down a mountain

d.

The shallow part of the sea

Question number: 15

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The Challenger Expedition of 1874 was headed by the country: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

U. S. S. R.

b.

India

c.

United Kingdom

d.

United States of America

Question number: 16

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How are the bottom topography of an ocean shown?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Contour maps

b.

Hydrostatic curve

c.

Hythergraph

d.

Hypsographic curve

Question number: 17

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Flat topped seamounts are known as Guyots.

Reason (Ꭱ)

All Guyot features are of volcanic origin.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 18

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Continental shelves are very useful to man.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Marine food comes almost entirely from shelves

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

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