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21. The light of distant stars is affected by
[A] the earth's atmosphere
[B] interstellar dust
[C] both (a) and (b)
[D] None of the above
22. The intersecting lines drawn on maps and globes are
[A] latitudes
[B] longitudes
[C] geographic grids
[D] None of the above
23. The great Victoria Desert is located in
[A] Canada
[B] West Africa
[C] Australia
[D] North America
24. The higher the wind speed and the longer the fetch or distance of open water across which the wind blows and waves travel, the ____ waves and the ____ enerty they prosses.
[A] larger, more
[B] larger, less
[C] smaller, more
[D] smaller, less
25. The latitudinal differences in pressure delineate a number of major pressure zones, which correspond with
[A] zones of climate
[B] zones of oceans
[C] zones of land
[D] zones of cyclonic depressions
26. The Homolographic projection has the correct representation of
[A] shape
[B] area
[C] baring
[D] distance
27. The pass located at the southern end of the Nilgiri Hills in south India is called
[A] the Palghat gap
[B] the Bhorghat pass
[C] the Thalgat pass
[D] the Bolan pass
28. Mount Etna, one of the world's most active volcanoes, is located in which country?
[A] Italy
[B] France
[C] Dubai
[D] Egypt
29. Which imaginary line, located at zero degrees latitude,divides the earth into Northern and Southern hemispheres?
[A] Equator
[B] Horizontal
[C] vertical
[D] None of These
30. When a body is taken from the earth to the moon :
[A] Its weight increases
[B] Its weight remains unchanged
[C] It becomes completely weightless
[D] Its weight decreases
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piku 6 years ago Reply

30. Continents have drifted apart because of:- Tectonic activities

Piku 6 years ago Reply

29. Which one is the largest among the following deserts?
It should be Gobi( the cold desert) based on area. ref:

furu ayasaki 7 years ago Reply

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