Static Quiz:Geography-Day 14

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Static Quiz:Geography-Day 14

GEOGRAPHY OF WORLD

1.Of the main constituents, which of the following have great influence in earth’s  climatic conditions?

1.Oxygen          2. Nitrogen       3.Carbon          4.Water vapour             5.Dust particles

  1. Ozone

(a) 1,3,4,5,6                              (b)  3,4,5,6

(c) 2,3,4,6                                 (d) 1,2,3,4,5,6

  1. A submarine mountain or peak rising more than 1000 m above the ocean floor is known as

(a) Guyots                                (b)  Seamounts

(c) Abyssal hills                        (d) Trenches

3.Generally continental  slope extends to a depth of

(a) 200 fathoms                        (b)  2000 fathoms

(c) 200 meters                          (d)  200 kilometers

4.Match List I with List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below.

        List I                                        List II

A.Fog                       1. A mass of minute droplets of water or tiny crystals of ice formed

By the condensation of water vapour in free air at considerable elevations

B. Cloud                  2.Condensation at a dew point which is at or below freezing point

C.While Frost          3. Moisture deposited in the form of water droplets on cooler surface                                  of Solid Objects such as stones grass blades etc.

D.Dew                    4. A mass of minute droplets of water formed by the condensation of                                   water   Vapor in free air with its base at or near ground.

Codes:

                        A         B          C         D

        (a)            4          2          1          3

(b)            3          2          1          4

(c)            3          1          2          4

(d)            4          1          2          3

5.Which of the following is /are correct?

  1. Specific humidity is not affected by changes in temperature and pressure
  2. Change in temperature and pressure cause change in the absolute humidity
  3. A decrease in temperature cause increase in relative humidity.

Select the correct answer from the codes given below.

(a) 1 and 2                                (b)  2 and 3

(c) 1 and 3                               (d) 1,2 and 3

  1. Which of the following is are correct?

1.The Northern Pacific is the deepest part of the Ocean

2.The South –West Pacific is devoid of marginal seas

3.The South-East Pacific has broad submarine ridges and plateau

  1. The Ocean floor of the pacific Ocean is fairly uniform with broad rises and depressions

Select the correct answer from the codes  given below.

(a) 1,2,3  and 4                         (b)  1 and 4

(c) 2 and 3                               (d) 1,3 and 4

7.Which of the following is a warm current?

(a) Oya Shio Current

(b) Kuro Shio current

(c) Okhotsk current

(d) Peru current

8.The average salinity of Great salt lake  is around

(a)  220%                                  (b)  240%

(c)  330%                                  (d)  None of these

9.Match List I with List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below.

List I                                        List II

A. Fan Shaped Delta                            1.Tiber

B. Bird’s Foor Delta                             2.Hudson

C. Estuarine Delta                              3.Mississippi

D. Cuspate Delta                               4. Ganga

Codes:

                        A         B          C         D

        (a)            4          3          1          2

(b)            3          4          2          1

(c)            2          1          4          3

(d)            4          3          2          1

10.Which of the following forest types and tress is matched wrogly?

(a) Coniferous       –           Deodar, Walnut

(b) Evergreen        –           Ebony, Rosewood

(c) Deciduous        –           Sal, Sandalwood

(d) Tidal                –           Mango

 

 

 

KEY

1(b)    2(b)   3(b)    4(d)    5(d)    6(d)    7(b)    8(d)    9(d)    10(d)

 

 

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