Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Which of the following regions gets  very little or no rainfall throughout the year ?

 

The Equatorial Region      

The Tundra Region     

The Himalayan Region      

The Mediterranean Region

QUESTION 2

Which of the following pairs is correctly matched ?

 

Tundra region-Lichens and Mosses      

Mediterranean region- Groundnut andPotato         

China Type region-Tea and Sugarbeet      

West-European region–Corn and Wheat

QUESTION 3

Summer rains in Australia broadly decreases From

 

east to west     

west to east     

north to south             

south to north

QUESTION 4

The hot desert of the world are generally Found near:

 

the equator         

the doldrums      

the horse latitude      

the Tundras

QUESTION 5

Match the following :

A. Mantle   1. Heavy rocks of lithosphere

B. Sima      2. Layer below earth’s crust

C. Sial       3. Light rocks of lithosphere

D. Bill        4. Small peninsula

     A B C D

 

3 1 4 2        

4 3 2 1       

2 1 3 4      

1 2 3 4

QUESTION 6

ln which type of rocks are coal and petroleum found?

 

Granite     

igneous     

Metamorphic      

Sedimentary

QUESTION 7

Molten rock below the surface of the earth is called :

 

Basalt    

Laccolith     

Lava    

Magma

QUESTION 8

What is weathering ?

Removal of earth’s material by river action               

Removal of earth’s material by wind action

 

Breaking up and disintegration of rocks                

Hardening up of rocks due to weather Conditions

QUESTION 9

Which of the following predominantly acts as the agent of chemical erosion of soil ?

 

Glacier      

Seawave        

Underground water      

Wind

QUESTION 10

Which of the following represents a process of chemical weathering ?

Thermal expansion a1 contraction               

Mass exfoliation              

Hydration and Hydrolysis

 

Frost action and crystal growth