Thursday, June 24, 2010

Geography Quiz-1

Question 1:The point of termination or a neck of land extending into the sea is called as.......
cape
aphelion
Bore



Question 2:A region or place on the opposite side of the earth is called as.........

bore
antipode
atoll




Question 3:Lines connecting parts of the same Altitudes above sea level are called?
Latitudes
Longitudes
Countours




Question 4:In the Arctic region, the sun is visible even at midnight in summer. ............... is called the land of midnight sun.

Norway
Russia
Korea




Question 5:Warm, dry wind experienced along the eastern side of the Rocky Mountains in Canada and the U.S.A. are called.........
Aejej
Chinook
Aeolus




Question 6:Air spinning outward from centers of high air pressure; flowing clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and counterclockwise in the Southern Hemisphere is called............
Hurricane
Cyclone
Anticyclone




Question 7:...............is a zone of the tropics where the calm last­ing for some weeks prevails, broken at times by erratic squalls and baffling winds. It is an area of low pressure.
Doldrum Belt
Tundra Belt
Hadley Cell




Question 8: The Inter-tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) is a major area of .......pressure
high
low
moderate




Question 9:..................is the name given to the occasional development of warm surface waters in the Pacific Ocean along the coast of equatorial South America.
El Anino
Chinook
El Nino




Question 10: ....................are the means culti­vation of the plants without use of soil.
Hydrophonics
Hytelogy
Hydrology

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