Oceanography-Tides and Ocean Currents (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 7 - 12 of 14

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Question number: 7

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Coastal area greatly affected by storm surge is: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Kerala coast

b.

West Bengal coast

c.

Chennai coast

d.

Andhra coast

Question number: 8

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Question

Surface circulation of ocean water is driven by: (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Tidal force

b.

Gravitational force

c.

Blowing wind

d.

Resisting force

Question number: 9

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MCQ▾

Question

The speed of an ocean current is about:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

8 % of the speed of prevailing wind

b.

2 % of the speed of prevailing wind

c.

6 % of the speed of prevailing wind

d.

4 % of the speed of prevailing wind

Question number: 10

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

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MCQ▾

Question

Identify the correct sequence from land to sea. (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Breaker, Swash, Surf, Transition

b.

Swash, Breaker, Transition, Surf

c.

Swash, Transition, Breaker, Surf

d.

Swash, Transition, Surf, Breaker

Question number: 11

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Ocean waves obtain their energy from: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Solar system

b.

Hot spring

c.

River water

d.

Blowing wind

Question number: 12

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match List - I with List - II and select the correct answer from the codes given below: (December)
List-Ⅰ (Oceans) List-Ⅱ (Currents)

(A)

Atlantic

(i)

El - Nino

(B)

Indian

(ii)

Monsoon Drift

(C)

North Pacific

(iii)

Kuroshio

(D)

South Pacific

(iv)

Gulf Stream

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

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