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Geography is the study of places and the relationships between people and their environments. Geographers explore both the physical properties of Earth’s surface and the human societies spread across it. Geography is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth and planets. For explanations and solutions to these questions don’t forget to visit www.doorsteptutor.com

1. Which of the following elements of image interpretation is most appropriate for identifying alluvial fans and meanders on any photograph?

1. Size

2. Shape

3. Tone

4. Texture

2. Down-warping is produced on account of which of the following actions?

1. Crustal fracture

2. Crustal bending

3. Submergence

4. Emergence

3. Match List-I with List-II:

Match List-I Local Winds with List-II Countries

Match List-I Local Winds with List-II Countries

List-I (Local Winds)

List-II: (Countries)

(a) Norwester

(i) Switzerland

(b) Yamo

(ii) New Zealand

(c) Foehn

(iii) USA

(d) Chinook

(iv) Japan

Choose the correct option from those given below:

1. (a) - (iii); (b) - (ii); (c) - (iv); (d) - (i)

2. (a) - (ii); (b) - (iv); (c) - (i); (d) - (iii)

3. (a) - (i); (b) - (iii); (c) - (ii); (d) - (iv)

4. (a) - (iv); (b) - (i); (c) - (iii); (d) - (ii)

4. El Nillo Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is an

1. Ocean process

2. Atmospheric process

3. Ocean-atmospheric process

4. Ocean-atmosphere-land process

5. The direction of a dip reference of the strike is always at which of the following angles?

1. Acute angle

2. Obtuse angle

3. Right angle

4. Straight angle

6. ‘Chi-square test’ measures which of the following?

1. Mean Deviation

2. Goodness of Fit

3. Trend

4. Variation

7. The following temperature data were recorded at Station A:

Temperature data were recorded at Station A

Temperature data were recorded at Station A

Range of Temperature ()

No. of Days

10 - 20

6

20 - 30

20

30 - 40

5

Which of the following options exhibiting mean monthly temperature is correct?

1. 30

2. 25

3. 20

4. 15

8. Select among the following groups of States of India in descending order having a high concentration of population distribution according to Census 2011 data:

1. Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar, West Bengal

2. Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu

3. Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Bihar

4. Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Bihar, West Bengal

9. The Ramsar Convention is related to which one of the following?

1. Ozone depletion

2. Desertification

3. Wetlands

4. Greenhouse gas emission

10. Consider the following features related to a glacial lake outburst flood (GLOF)

(a) Involves sudden release of meltwater

(b) Failure of moraine and ice dam

(c) Large downstream discharge causing floods

(d) Rapid event casting for a few seconds

Select the correct answer from the options given below

1. (a) and (b) are correct

2. (c) and (d) are correct.

3. (a), (b) and (c) are correct

4. (b), (c) and (d) are correct

11. The philosophy of positivism DOES NOT believe in

1. Speculation

2. Objectivity

3. Fact

4. Truth

12. As per the National Population Policy of India (2000), which of the following is the target year to achieve a stable population?

1.2040

2.2045

3.2050

4.2055

13. The proportion of area under various crops at a point of time is known as

1. Crop combination

2. Cropping pattern

3 Crop concentration

4. Crop diversification

14. Identify the river of India which has the following characteristics

(a) It originates from the Amarkantak plateau.

(b) It is a tributary of Ganga River.

(c) During the summer months, it has little water.

1. Narmada

2. Son

3. Rāmgangā

4. Kosi

15. Which continent has the maximum number of member countries of OPEC?

1. Asia

2. South America

3. Africa

4. Europe

16. D. Whittlesey divided the whole world into how many types of agricultural regions?

1.12

2.13

3.15

4.18

17. The constructive margin of lithospheric plates is represented by which of the following?

1. Ural mountains

2. Mariana trench

3. Indo-Gangetic plain

4. Mid-Atlantic ridge

18. Who among the following proposed the core-periphery model of economic development?

1. Rostow

2. Friedman

3. Myrdal

4. Hirschman

19. T-S diagram helps in determining the formation and extent of

1. Ocean currents

2. Tidal waves

3. Coral reefs

4. Water masses

20. What is the transition zone between two ecosystems known as?

1. Ecotone

2. Ecotype

3. Biotope

4. Biome

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