Settlement Geography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 17 of 121

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Question number: 12

» Settlement Geography » Site, Situation, Types, Size, Spacing and Internal Morphology

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Rural settlement from which the residents’ active population commutes for employment elsewhere is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Satellite Settlement

b.

Dormitory Settlement

c.

Magnet Settlement

d.

Day Settlement

Question number: 13

» Settlement Geography » City Region

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Hague in the Netherlands and Bruges in Belgium are towns, which are situated at

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Junction between low-lying once marshy polders and safer, higher land

b.

Junction between the sea routes of the Arctic Ocean

c.

Head of River

d.

Higher limit of tide water where bulk cargo is deposited

Question number: 14

» Settlement Geography » Ecological Processes of Urban Growth

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Arrange the following in terms of size

(i) City

(ii) Megalopolis

(iii) Metropolis

(iv) Conurbation

Which is correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2, 1, 3, 4

b.

1, 3, 4, 2

c.

3, 1, 2, 4

d.

4, 1, 3, 2

Question number: 15

» Settlement Geography » Settlement Systems

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“Igloos” means the

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Dwelling of the fishermen of Brazil

b.

Grey flat tends of the nomads of Central Asia

c.

Snow huts of the American Eskimo

d.

Thatched huts of India

Question number: 16

» Settlement Geography » Ecological Processes of Urban Growth

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Industrialization and rapid urbanization have created

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Rural Depopulation

b.

Rural regeneration

c.

Urban generation

d.

Urban decay

Question number: 17

» Settlement Geography » Ecological Processes of Urban Growth

Appeared in Year: 2014

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In the acceleration stage of urbanization the urban population constitutes: (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Less than 10%

b.

25 % to 70%

c.

More than 70 % of the total population of the state

d.

10 % to 25%

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