CBSE NET Geography Paper 2 December 2015 Answer Key [ CBSE NET-JRF Updates ]

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1. Which one of the following is unrelated to the denudationl action of mass movement?

Basal sapping

Exfoliation

Landslide

Mud flow

2. Which of the following features are unrelated with mountain glaciation? Choose the correct

answer from the codes given below.

(a) Cirques (b) Tarn (e) Aretes (d) Fiords

Codes:

(a) and (b)

(b) and (e)

(e) and (d)

(d) only

3. Match List - I with List - II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

List-I List-II

(Book title) (Author)

(a) Morphology o4 the Earth (I) A. Holmes

(b) Principles of Physical Geology (ii) Sparks

(c) Geomorphology (iii) W. D. Thornberry

(d) Principles of Geomorphology (IV) LCD. King

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(1) (iv) (I) (iii) (ii)

(2) (iv) (I) (ii) (iii)

(3) (iv) (ii) (i) (iii)

(4) (i) (iv) (ii) (iii)

4, Which of the following are evidences in favour of the continental drift theory?

Zig - saw fit

Trans - current faults

Feseda in different areas

Convection in mantle

Codes:

(a) and (c)

(a) and (d)

(a) and (b)

(a), (e) and (d)

5. The ‘Bhwh’ climate of Koppen is found in which of the following?

Mangolia

Thar Desert

Patagonia

Sri Lanka

6. The mean sea - level pressure of the atmosphere decreases by half at the altitude of:

6 km

8 km

10 km

12 km

7. The fall in temperature in troposphere is known as:

Adiabatic rate

Lapse rate

Temperature rate

Thermal loss

8. Hurricane carries which of the following Beaufort Number?

9

10

11

12

9. Which one of the following atmospheric layers reflect radio waves that are transmitted from the earth and again back to the earth?

Mesosphere

Ionosphere

Troposphere

Stratosphere

10. Match List - I with List - II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

List—I List-II

(Natural vegetation) (Region)

(a) Epiphytes (i) Mediterranean

(b) Acacia (ii) Equatorial

(c) Baobab (iii) Sahara

(d) Juniper (iv) Savanna

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(ii) (iii) (iv) (j)

(ii) (iii) (i) (iv)

(ii) (iv) (iii) (i)

(ii) (iv) (i) (iii)

11. Identify the correct sequence from land to sea.

Swash, Breaker, Transition, Surf

Swash, Transition, Breaker, Surf

Swash, Transition, Surf, Breaker

Breaker, Swash, Surf, Transition

12. Which of the following show correct sequence of coral development?

Choices for Q. 12 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Choices for Q. 12 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Choices for Q. 12 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(b) (c) (d) (a)

(d) (b) (c) (a)

(c) (d) (a) (b)

13. Which one of the following lakes/sea has the highest salinity in the world?

Pachpadra Lake

Sambhar Lake

Lake - Vane

Dead Sea

14. Alpine vegetation from mean sea level is found at an altitude (meters) of:

(1) 2200 - 3200

(2) 3200 - 3700

(3) 3200 - 4200

(4) 4200 - 5200

15. Who among of the following first used the word ‘Geography’?

Eratosthenes

Strabo

Hipparchus

Posidonius

16. The concept of stages of Growth was given by:

Hannes

J. H. Pratt

L. Febure

W. W. Rostow.

17. Who among of the followings is associated with the concept of ’Mental Map?

P. Geddes

F. Perroux

Lynch

Friedmann

18. Match List - I with List - II aid select the correct answer from the codes given below:

List-I List-II

(Geographers) (Concepts)

(a) Semple (i) Systematic GeograPhY

(b) Brunches (ii) Concentric Zone Theory

(c) Davis (iii) (Old) Determinism

(d) Burges (iv) Possibilism

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(i) (u) (iii) (iv)

(iv) (iii) (ii) (i)

(iii) (iv) (j) (ii)

(iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

19. Vidal de la Blache was associated with which of the following schools of thought?

Possibilism

Determinism

Modem Determinism

Stop and Go Determinism

20. The total world population was 500 million in the year:

1550

1650

1750

1850

21. The ‘Mobility Transition Model’ of migration was given by:

Clark, W. A. V.

Lee, E.

Ravenstein

Zelinsky, W.

22. Which one of the following cities is known as the ‘Mile City’?

Seattle

Phoenix

Denever

London

23. Which one of the following codes is correct to explain the base of given distribution of

settlements of an area?

Q. 23 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Q. 23 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Q. 23 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Codes:

Density

Spacing

Shaping

Size

24. Which one of the following does not refer to ‘Primate City’?

Harare

Rabat

Windhoek

Gaborone

25. Which one of the places of India ranks second among the coldest inhabited place in the

world?

Kullu Valley (Himachal Pradesh)

Manali Valley (Himachal Pradesh)

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh)

Dras (Jammu and Kashmir)

26. Which of the following Countries is known for the highest yield of wheat in the world?

China

Denmark

India

France

27. Which one of the following regions does not rely basically on agriculture in the world?

Coastal region of Mediterranean sea

Nile Valley of Egypt

Brahmaputra Valley

North Eastern U. S. A.

28. Given below are two statements, one labelled as…

Asseion (A) and other labelled as

Reason (R). Select your answer from the codes given below:

Assertion (A): Agriculture and allied activities appear to be Stagnant in India.

Reason (R): Contribution of agriculture and allied activities to the Gross Domestic product of India is gradually declining.

Codes:

Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

(A) is true, but (R) is false.

(A) is false, but (R) is true.

29. Who proposed the Theory of Intervening Opportunities’?

B. Thomas

B. Benjamin

Stouffer

R. Tomlinson

30. Who proposed the concept of ‘geo - politics’ based on ocean power?

A. T. Mahan

C. Ritter

Spykeman

Mackinder

31. Match List - I with List - II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

List –I List-II

(Tribes) (Shelters)

Lapps (i) Reed - Hut

Badwins (ii) Kstau

Paitu (iii) Khaima

Kirghiz (iv) Sijda

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(iv) (ii) (iii) (i)

(iv) (iii) (i) (ii)

(i) (ii) (iv) (iii)

(iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

32. The concept of ‘Cultural Hearth’ was given by:

C. C. Colby

C. C. Sauer

R. ). Pryor

F. W. Notestien

33. Which one of the following is not a Landlocked State?

Latvia

Bolivia

Chad

Macedonia

34. Match List- i with list - ii and selects the correct answer from the codes given below:

List-i List-ii

(Tribes) (States)

(a) jarawas (i) Uttar Pradesh

(b) Kukkis (ii) Madhya Pradesh

(e) Tharus (iii) Manipur

(d) Gonds (iv) Andaman and Nicobar

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(1) (ii) (iii) (i) (iv)

(2) (iv) (iii) (i) (ii)

(3) (iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

(4) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)

35, Match List - I with List- II and select the correct answer from the codes given below

List-I List-II

(Geographer) (Theory/Model)

(a) Philbrick (i) Industrial location

(b) Christ-alter (ii) Economic Landscape

(c) Losch (iii) Central Place

(d) Smith (iv) Aral functional organization

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(1) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)

(2) (iv) (iii) (i) (ii)

(3) (iv) (iii) (ii) (i)

(4) (i) (ii) (iv) (iii)

36. Which one of the following dimensions would you consider as indicators of development and composite indices for measurement of regional inequality and ‘inclusive growth’ in India?

Density and growth al population, social composition and workers classification

Contributions of Agriculture industry and services to the states gross domestic products

Demographic characteristics mortality, fertility and migration

Economic development, basic amenities and social development

37. Which of the following groups of states of India is the Top five Poorest states in 2013 - 14 in terms of NSDP per capita?

Manipur, Nagaland, Assam, Jharkhand and Meghalaya

Bihar, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Rajasthan

Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Manipur, Assam and Jharkhand

Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Bihar, Utter Pradesh and Arunachal Pradesh.

38. Which of the following group of states of India at current prices recorded Lowest Growth Rate during 2005 - 2014?

Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala and Odisha

Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and West Bengal

Assam, Manipur, Jammu and Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh and Odisha

Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Gujrat and Bihar

39. Which of the slates have Cross Domestic Product share greater than area but less than the population share (2013 - 14)?

Maharashtra, Tamil Nada and Uttar Pradesh

Punjab, Rajasthan and Haryana

Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal

Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh

40. Which of the following is Incorrect in the case of India?

Red soils are rich in iron

Black soils are rich in phosphorus, nitrogen end organic mitten

Alluvial soils are rich in potash but poor In phosphorus

Red soils are suitable for cultivation of pulses and coarse grains.

41. The main river flowing in the state of Jammu and Kashmir is:

(1) Jhelum

(2) Chenab

(3) Indus

(4) Nubra

42. Which of the following is a major immigrating state of India?

Rajasthan

(2) Utter Pradesh

(3) Bihar

(4) Maharashtra

43. In which state of India the highest production of wheat is found?

Punjab

(2) Uttar Pradesh

(3) Haryana

(4) Bihar

44. Which one of the following passes connects Arunachal Pradesh with Tibet?

Aghil

(2) Born - Di La

(3) Banihal

(4) Changla

45. In which year a major earthquake occurred in Jammu and Kashmir region near Muzaffarabad?

(1) 2005

1905

2001

2013

46. Match List - I with List -II and select the correct answer from the Codes given below

List-I List-Il

(Year of Publication) (Books Name)

1907 (i) Conflict Power and Politics in the City

1911 (ii) American History and its Geographical Conditions

1973 (iii) Influences of Geographical Environment

1903 (iv) The Pulse of Asia

Codes:

(a) (b) (e) (ci)

(i) (iv) (ii) (iii)

(ii) (i) (iii) (iv)

(iv) (iii) (i) (ii)

(iii) (ii) (iv) (i)

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

List-I List—II

(Spatial Pattern) (Rn. Statistics)

(a) Perfect uniform (i) 120

(b) Tending to Cluster (ii) 2.14

(c) Tending to Random (iii) 0.00

(d) Perfect Cluster (iv) 0.60

Codes:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(1) (iii) (i) (iv) (ii)

(2) (i) (iii) (ii) (iv)

(3) (ii) (iv) (i) (iii)

(4) (iv) (ii) (iii) (i)

48. Which one of the following codes is correct to depict lesser degree of significance of given distributions?

Choices for Q. 48 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Choices for Q. 48 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Choices for Q. 48 Geography Paper 2 CBSE NET December 2015

Codes:

(1) (a) and (b)

(2) (a) and (d)

(3) (b) and (d)

(4) (b) and (c)

49. Among the following satellite series, which has the oldest remote sensing program?

IRS Series

LANDSAT Series

SPOT Series

NOAA Series

50. Which one of the following Remote Sensing Sensors penetrates vegetation cover?

An optical sensor

an infrared sensor

A thermal sensor

all types of sensor

- Published on: January 4, 2016

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