Water

Extra Questions

Match the following terms and examples

Column IColumn II
(i) Wave(a) Labrador Current
(ii) Cold current(b) Tsunami
(iii) Tide(c) Gulf Stream
(iv) Warm current(d) Spring and Neap

Answer: i - b, ii - a, iii – d, iv – c


Fill in the blanks:

  1. A huge tidal wave is called _________

    Answer: Tsunami
  2. World Water Day is celebrated on _____

    Answer: March 22
  3. ________ help in navigation.

    Answer: High tide
  4. _________affects navigation.

    Answer: Meeting of warm and cold currents
  5. _____ is a cold current.

    Answer: Labrador Ocean Current
  6. The process by which water continually changes its form and circulates between ocean, atmosphere and land is called the _____.

    Answer: Water Cycle

Multiple Choice Questions

______ have calm waters

  1. Oceans
  2. Ponds
  3. Lakes
  4. Both b and c

    Answer: (d) Both b and c

_____ is not a fresh water source.

  1. River
  2. Lake
  3. Glacier
  4. Ocean

    Answer: (d) Ocean

The following are the types of tides ___

  1. Spring tide
  2. Autumn tide
  3. Neap tide
  4. Both a and c

    Answer: (d) Both a and c

The areas where the warm and cold currents meets helps in_____

  1. Getting a good catch
  2. Navigation
  3. Both a and b
  4. None of the above

    Answer: (a) Getting a good catch

_____ is a warm current

  1. Labrador Ocean Current
  2. Gulf Stream
  3. Tsunami
  4. All of the above

    Answer: (b) Gulf Stream


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