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Resources and Development

10th Class - CBSE - Geography - 562 Questions - 0 Concepts

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Q1 Subjective Hard
Name the soil which:
i. Is good for cultivation of sugarcane.
ii. Is acidic in nature.
iii. Occurs ex-situ.

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Q2 Subjective Hard
Name an area in India in which each of the following processes take place:
i. Sheet erosion.
ii. Gully erosion.

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Q3 Single Correct Hard
Which is responsible for sheet erosion? 
  • A. Tree
  • B. Air
  • C. None of these
  • D. Water

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Q4 Matrix Hard
Match the following:
Potential resources Petroleum in Mumbai High
Developed resources Monazite sand in Kerala
Stock Ganga River water for the purpose of hydro-power
Reserves Atmospheric nitrogen for agriculture
  • A. 1,4,11,14
  • B. 1,4,11,14
  • C. 1,4,11,14
  • D. 1,4,11,14

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Q5 Single Correct Hard
Resources which are found in a region but have not been utilised are called __________.
  • A. Main Resources
  • B. Potential Resources
  • C. Full Resources
  • D. None of these

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Q6 Single Correct Hard
Out of the total area under cultivation of Himachal Pradesh how much area is under irrigation?
  • A. $$1/4$$
  • B. $$1/3$$
  • C. $$1/2$$
  • D. $$1/5$$

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Q7 Single Correct Hard
The following diagram shows the general land use category in India. Identify the shaded category.
  • A. Net sown area
  • B. Current Fallow
  • C. Barren and waste land
  • D. Forest

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Q8 Single Correct Hard
In which type of formation does gypsum occur?
  • A. Veins and lodes
  • B. Results of evaporation in deserts
  • C. Alluvial or placer deposits
  • D. Bed or layers

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Q9 Subjective Hard
Why is there a pressing need for using renewable energy sources in India? Explain any five reasons.

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Q10 Single Correct Hard
Which of the following methods are used to restrict soil erosion?
A. Ploughing along contour lines
B. Strip cropping
C. Jhumming
D. Mixed farming.
  • A. A and B
  • B. A and C
  • C. B and D
  • D. B and C

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