Population Geography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 5 - 9 of 74

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Question number: 5

» Population Geography » World Distribution, Growth and Density of Population

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Net population change is determined by (Corrected): (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Migration

b.

Mortality

c.

Fertility

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 6

» Population Geography » Population-Resource Regions

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Amazon basin has very low density of population. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

The Amazon basin is endowed with hot and humid climate that led to luxuriant selvas.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

b.

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

c.

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

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 7

» Population Geography » Demographic Transition

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Question

The dependent population comprises of

(1) Elderly People

(2) Women and children

(3) Unemployed person

(4) Artisans and rural people

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2 and 3

b.

1 and 2

c.

1 and 3

d.

1, 3 and 4

Question number: 8

» Population Geography » Population-Resource Regions

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The Gobi desert lacks economic development. The reason is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

the Mongoloid people are not motivated politically

b.

the continental climate and remoteness

c.

the sand dunes that have inhibited transport development

d.

the inaccessibility at the region

Question number: 9

» Population Geography » Population-Resource Regions

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Question

Russia’s Siberian region has NOT developed despite containing some precious resources. This is because

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Siberian region is of strategic importance

b.

Siberian region has extremes of climate and permafrost conditions

c.

the transport is not that developed

d.

Russian government has not encouraged industries

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