Changing Earth

Extra Questions

A cut-off lake is also called a/an _______ lake

  1. Isolated
  2. Alien
  3. Ox-bow
  4. Separated

    Answer: (c) Ox-bow

Multiple Choice Questions

An earthquake measuring ____ is a major one

  1. 6.0 or less
  2. 2.0 or less
  3. 7.0
  4. Between 2.0 and 6.0

    Answer: (c) 8.0

Floodplains are ______

  1. Flat
  2. Fertile
  3. Barren
  4. Both a and b

    Answer: (d) Both a and b

_____ is an odd one in the following

  1. Sea cave
  2. Sea arch
  3. Beach
  4. Loess

    Answer: (d) Loess

_____ deposits form glacial moraines

  1. Big and small rocks
  2. Sand
  3. Silt
  4. All of the above

    Answer: (d) All of the above

In deserts we see rocks in the shape of a _____

  1. Cactus
  2. Mushroom
  3. Rose
  4. Lotus

    Answer: (b) Mushroom

_____ is an odd one in the following

  1. Waterfall
  2. Levees
  3. Delta
  4. Moraines

    Answer: (d) Moraines

The collection of sediments from all mouths forms a ____

  1. Delta
  2. Tributary
  3. Distributary
  4. Meander

    Answer: (a) Delta

___________ are ‘rivers’ of ice

  1. Moraines
  2. Glacier
  3. Igloo
  4. Loess

    Answer:(b) Glacier

___________ is the place on the crust where the movement in an earthquake starts

  1. Epicentre
  2. Focus
  3. Centre
  4. Moraine

    Answer: (b) Focus


Copyright © excellup 2014