CBSE NET Geography paper 2 December 2015

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

(1) Basal sapping

(2) Exfoliation

(3) Landslide

(4) 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

(c) Aretes

(d) Fiords

Codes:

(1) (a) and (b)

(2) (b) and (c)

(3) (c) and (d)

(4) (d) only

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

Tables shows the Book title and Author
Tables shows the Book title and Author

List-I (Book title)

List-II (Author)

(a) Morphology of the Earth

(i) A. Holmes

(b) Principles of Physical Geology

(ii) Sparks

(c) Geomorphology

(iii) W.D Thornbury

(d) Principles of Geomorphology

(iv) L.C. King

Q-3 Codes
Q-3 Codes

Codes:

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

(1)

(iv)

(i)

(iii)

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(2)

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(i)

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

(a) Zig-saw fit

(b) Trans – current faults

(c) Fossils in different areas

(d) Convection in mantle

Codes:

(1) (a) and (c)

(2) (a) and (d)

(3) (a) and (b)

(4) (a), (c) and (d)

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

(1) Mangolia

(2) Thar Desert

(3) Patagonia

(4) Sri Lanka

Answer:

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

(1) 6 km

(2) 8 km

(3) 10 km

(4) 12 km

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

(1) Adiabatic rate

(2) Lapse rate

(3) Temperature rate

(4) Thermal loss

Q-8. Hurricane carries which of the following Beaufort Number?

(1) 9

(2) 10

(3) 11

(4) 12

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

(1) Mesosphere

(2) Lonosphere

(3) Troposphere

(4) Stratosphere

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

Table shows Natural vegetation and Region
Table shows Natural vegetation and Region

List-I (Natural vegetation)

List-II (Region)

(a) Epiphytes

(i) Mediterranean

(b) Acacia

(ii) Equatorial

(c) Baobab

(iii) Sahara

(d) Juniper

(iv) Savanna

Q-3 Codes
Q-3 Codes

Codes:

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

(1)

(ii)

(iii)

(iv)

(i)

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(ii)

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(i)

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Q-11. Identify the correct sequence from land to sea.

(1) Swash, Breaker, Transition, Surf

(2) Swash, Transition, Breaker, Surf

(3) Swash, Trasition, Surf, Breaker

(4) Breaker, Swash, Surf, Transition

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

(a)

Images is Volcanic-coral IsIand

Images Is Volcanic-Coral IsIand

Images is Volcanic-coral IsIand

(b)

Image of Fringe Reef

Image of Fringe Reef

Image of Fringe Reef

(c)

Image of Barrier Reef

Image of Barrier Reef

Image of Barrier Reef

(d)

Image of Atolls

Image of Atolls

Image of Atolls

Codes:

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

(2) (a) (b) (d) (a)

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

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

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

(1) Pachpadra Lake

(2) Sambhar Lake

(3) Lake-Vane

(4) Dead Sea

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

(1) 2200 - 3200

(2) 3200 - 3700

(3) 3200 – 4200

(4) 4200 – 5200

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

(1) Eratosthenes

(2) Strabo

(3) Hipparchus

(4) Poisonous

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

(1) A. Hannes

(2) J.H. Pratt

(3) L. Febure

(4) W.W. Rostow

Q-17. Who among of the following is associated with the concept of ‘Mental Map’ ?

(1) P. Geddes

(2) F. Perroux

(3) Lynch

(4) Friedmann

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

Table shows Geographers and Concepts
Table shows Geographers and Concepts

List-I (Geographers)

List – II (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)

(1)

(i)

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

(1) Possibilism

(2) Determinism

(3) Modern Determinism

(4) Stop and Go Determinism

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

(1) 1550

(2) 1650

(3) 1750

(4) 1850

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

(1) Clark, W.A.V.

(2) Lee, E

(3) Ravenstein

(4) Zelinsky, W

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

(1) Seattle

(2) Phoenix

(3) Denever

(4) London

Q-23. Which one of the following codes is correct to explain the base of given distribution of settlements of an area?

Codes is correct to explain the base

Codes Is Correct to Explain the Base

Codes is correct to explain the base

Codes:

(1) Density

(2) Spacing

(3) Shaping

(4) Size

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

(1) Harare

(2) Rabat

(3) Windhoek

(4) Size

Q-25. Which one of the places of India ranks second among the coldest inhabited place in the world?

(1) Kullu valley (Himachal Pradesh)

(2) Manali Valley(Himachal Pradesh)

(3) Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh)

(4) Dras (Jammu and Kashmir)

Q-26. Which of the following countries is known is known for the highest yield of wheat in the world?

(1) China

(2) Denmark

(3) India

(4) France

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

(1) Coastal region of Mediterranean sea

(2) Nile Valley

(3) Brahmaputra Valley

(4) North Eastern U.S.A

Q-28. Given below are two statements, one labeled as Assertion (A) and other labeled as Reason (R). Select your answer from the codes given below:

Assertion(A) : Agriculture and agriculture and allied activities to be stagnant in India.

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

Codes:

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

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

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

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

Q-29. Who proposed the ‘Theory of Intervening Opportunities’?

(1) B. Thomas

(2) B. Benjamin

(3) S.Stouffer

(4) R. Tomlinson

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

(1) A.T. Mahan

(2) C. Ritter

(3) Spykeman

(4) Mackinder

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

Tribes vs. Shelters
Match tribes and shelters

List – I (Tribes)

List – II (Shelters)

(a) Lapps

(i) Read-Hut

(b) Badwins

(ii) Kstau

(c) Paitu

(iii) Khaima

(d) Kirghiz

(iv) Sijda

Q-3 Codes
Q-3 Codes

Codes:

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(b)

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

(1) C.C. Colby

(2) Bolivia

(3) Chad

(4) Mecedonia

Q-33. Which one of the following is not a Landlocked state?

(1) Latvia

(2) Bolivia

(3) Chad

(4) Mecedonia

Q-34. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

Tribes vs. States
Match tribes and states

List – I (Tribes)

List – II (States)

(a) Jarawas

(i) Uttar Pradesh

(b) Kukkis

(ii) Madhya Pradesh

(c) Tharus

(iii) Manipur

(d) Gonds

(iv) Andaman and Nicobar

Q-34 Codes
Q-34 Codes

Codes:

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Q-35. Match List – I with List – II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

  1. Philbrick (i) Industrial Location

  2. Christaller (ii) Economic Landscape

  3. Losch (iii) Central Place

  4. Smith (iv) Areal functional organization

Table shows Geographer and Theory/Model
Table shows Geographer and Theory/Model

List – I (Geographer)

List- II (Theory/Model)

(a) Philbrick

(i) Industrial Location

(b) Christaller

(ii) Economic Landscape

(c) Losch

(iii) Central Place

(d) Smith

(iv) Areal functional organization

Codes:

(a)

(b)

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

(1) Density and growth of population, social composition and workers classification

(2) Contributions of Agriculture, industry and services to the states gross domestic products

(3) Demographic characteristics, mortality, fertility and migration

(4) Economic development, basic amenities and social development

Q-37. Which of the following group of states of India at current prices recorded Lowest Growth Rate during 2005-2014?

(1) Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Kamataka, Keraka and Odisha

(2) Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, jharkhand and West Bengal

(3) Assam, Manipur, Jammu and Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh and Odisha

(4) Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Gujarat and Bihar

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

(1) Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala and Odisha

(2) Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and West Bengal

(3) Assam, Manipur, Jammu and Kashmir, Arunachal Pradesh and Odisha

(4) Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Gujarat and Bihar

Q-39. Which of the states have gross Domestic Product share greater than area but less than the population share(2013-2014)?

(1) Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh

(2) Punjab, Rajasthan and Haryana

(3) Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and west Bengal

(4) Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh

Q-40. Which of the following is incorrect in the case of India?

(1) Red soils are rich in iron

(2) Black soils are rich in phosphorus, nitrogen and organic matters

(3) Alluvial soils are rich in potash but poor in phosphorus

(4) red soils are suitable for cultivation of pulse and coarse grains.

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

(1) Jhelum

(2) Chenab

(3) Indus

(4) Nubra

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

(1) Rajasthan

(2) Uttar Pradesh

(3) Bihar

(4) Maharashtra

Answer:

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

(1) Punjab

(2) Uttar Pradesh

(3) Haryana

(4) Bihar

Q-44. which of the following passes connects Arunachal Pradesh with Tibet?

(1) Aghil

(2) Bom-Di La

(3) Banihal

(4) Changla

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

(1) 2005

(2) 1905

(3) 2001

(4) 2013

Q-46. Match List-I with List –II and select the correct answer from the codes given below:

Year of publication vs. name of book
Match name of the book with year of publication

List – I (Year of publication)

List – II (Books Name)

(a) 1907

(i) Conflict, power and politics in the City

(b) 1911

(ii) American History and its Geographical condition

(c) 1973

(iii) Influences of Geographical Environmen

(d) 1903

(iv) The Pulse of Asia

Q-3 Codes
Q-3 Codes

Codes:

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

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

Table shows Spatial Pattern and Rn. Statistics
Table shows Spatial Pattern and Rn. Statistics

List – I (Spatial Pattern)

List – II (Rn. Statistics)

(a) Perfect Uniform

(i) 1.20

(b) Tending to Cluster

(ii) 2.14

(c) Tending to Random

(iii) 0.00

(d) Perfect Cluster

(iv) 0.60

Q-3 Codes
Q-3 Codes

Codes:

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(b)

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

(a)

Q-48 a Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

Q-48 a Correct to Depict Lesser Degree

Q-48 a Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

(b)

Q-48 b Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

Q-48 B Correct to Depict Lesser Degree

Q-48 b Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

(c)

Q-48 c Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

Q-48 C Correct to Depict Lesser Degree of Significance

Q-48 c Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

(d)

Q-48 d Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

Q-48 D Correct to Depict Lesser Degree of Significance

Q-48 d Correct to depict lesser degree of significance

Codes:

(1) (a) and (b)

(2) (a) and (d)

(3) (b) and (d)

(4) (b) and (c)

Q-49. Among the following satellite series, which has the oldest remote sensing programme?

(1) IRS Series

(2) LANDSAT Series

(3) SPOT Series

(4) NOAA Series

Q-50. Which one of the following Remote Sensing Sensors Penetrate vegetation cover?

(1) An optical sensor

(2) An infrared sensor

(3) A thermal sensor

(4) All types of sensor