Oceanography-Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 23 - 29 of 32

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Question number: 23

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Salinity is higher in closed ocean basins.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Enclosed ocean basins undergo little mixing with open ocean.

Which of the following is true?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

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

Question number: 24

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾
List-Ⅰ (Dead Sea) List-Ⅱ (290%)

(A)

Vaan Turkey

(i)

270%

(B)

Lake Utah

(ii)

330%

(C)

Atlantic Ocean

(iii)

36%

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

Question number: 25

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

MCQ▾

Question

The gas found dissolved in the sea in an amount greater than its amount in the atmosphere is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Argon

b.

Carbon Dioxide

c.

Oxygen

d.

Nitrogen

Question number: 26

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

MCQ▾

Question

What is the average salinity between 150 S - 200 S latitude.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

32

b.

35

c.

25

d.

30

Question number: 27

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following seas/oceans has the maximum salinity?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Pacific Ocean

b.

Indian Ocean

c.

Atlantic Ocean

d.

North Sea

Question number: 28

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

The salinity of sea ice ranges from (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

0 - 3%

b.

11 - 17%

c.

3 - 10%

d.

28 - 35%

Question number: 29

» Oceanography » Temperature and Salinity of the Oceans

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following lakes/sea has the highest salinity in the world? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Lake - Van

b.

Sambhar Lake

c.

Pachpadra Lake

d.

Dead Sea

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