Earth Science MCQs (Part 11 of 21)

  1. Yellow soil of China is

    1. by the disintegration of rocks

    2. by the rivers

    3. deposited by winds

    4. none of the above

    Answer: c

  2. Horse latitude extends belween

    1. 30° north and 30° South

    2. 50° north and 50° South

    3. 60° flOith and 60° South

    4. 60° north and 30° South

    Answer: a

  3. Winds which move from low pressure system are

    1. Constant winds

    2. Periodical winds

    3. Variable winds

    4. None of the above

    Answer: c

  4. The greatest depth of sea is Mindanao in the Western Pacific and it is

    1. 90 m below sea level

    2. 350 m below sea level

    3. 600 m below sea level

    4. 900 m below sea level

    Answer: a

  5. One of the effects of the ocean currents is

    1. it breaks the shore

    2. it distributes the water equally

    3. it keeps the water pure

    4. none of the above

    Answer: b

  6. Places which are situated on the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn have

    1. no rainfall

    2. heavy rainfall

    3. little rainfall

    4. none of the above

    Answer: c