Oceanography-Tides and Ocean Currents (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 13 - 18 of 18

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Question number: 13

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2016

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The term ‘microtidal’ has been adopted to refer to spring tidal range

(Paper - 3 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Equation 6 m

b.

4 - 6 m

c.

2 - 4 m

d.

Equation 2 m

Question number: 14

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Question

Which one of the following bays has the highest tides in the world? (Paper - 2 July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Bay of Fundy

b.

Bay of Khambat

c.

Bat of Bengal

d.

Hudson Bay

Question number: 15

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

The vertical movement of cold water from deeper oceanic layers to replace warmer surface water is called as (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Emergence

b.

Upwelling

c.

Halocline

d.

Turbidity

Question number: 16

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Which one of the following is a warm current (J&K – Prelims Geography)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Benguela

b.

Falkland

c.

California

d.

Kuroshio

Question number: 17

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2017

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The zone of cold water between the Florida coast and Gulf Stream is known as (J&K – Prelims Geography)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Warm wall

b.

Cold Current

c.

Cold wall

d.

Warm Current

Question number: 18

» Oceanography » Tides and Ocean Currents

Appeared in Year: 2017

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Question

Which one of the following is responsible for the greatest movements of all the tides? (November Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Gravitational attraction

b.

Size of the Ocean

c.

Shape of the continents

d.

Salinity of the Ocean

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