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Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Geography - Questions and Answers - 30

826. Which type of mountain is India's Aravalli?
Residual mountain 

827. Which are the examples of fold mountains? 
The Himalayas, the Andese­ the Alps

828. Which type of mountains be­long to the younger category? 
Fold mountains 

829. Which type of mountains are composed of the sedimentary rocks?
Fold mountains 

830. Which type of mountains are called 'the mountains of eleva­tion', since the rock strata have been elevated to great heights?
Fold mountains 

831. The Rockies are an example for --­--- mountains 
Fold mountains

832. The Black Forest & the Hunsruck Mountains are examples of---­-- mountains 
Block mountains 

833. What is the name of the elevat­ed uplands with extensive level surfaces? 
Plateau

834. The plateaux are sometimes referred to as ------­
Tablelands 

835. What is the name of the plateau, formed by earth movements? 
Tectonic plateau

836. When plateau is enclosed by fold mountains, they are known as------- 
Intermont plateau 

837. Which type of plateaux is the highest & the most extensive plateau in the world?
Interment plateau 

838. The Tibetan Plateau is an exam­ple for------ plateau 
Intermountain plateau

839. When the molten lava solidifies to form a plateau, it is known as ------- 
Volcanic plateau
840. The North-western part of the Deccan Plateau is an example for
Volcanic plateau 

841. Situated in South America, which is the most remarkable plateau built by lava?
The Columbia-Snake Plateau 

842. Which type of plateau is formed by the process of weathering & erosion by running water, ice & winds? 
Dissected plateau

843. The Scottish Highlands are ex­ample for ------
Dissected plateau 

844. An area of lowland, either level or undulating & seldom rises more than a few hundred feet is known as ------
Plain 

845. Which type of plains are formed by the horizontally bedded rocks? 
Structural Plains

846. The Russian Platform, the Great Plains of USA are examples of
Structural Plains

847. Which plains are formed by the deposition of materials brought by various agents of transporta­tion?
Depositional Plains 

848. The alluvial plains, flood plains & deltaic plains are examples for 
Depositional plains

849. The Ganges delta is an example for which type of plain?
Depositional plain 

850. The outwash plains are formed by the activity of ---------------
Glaciers 

851. Which agents work behind the formation of coastal plains?
Wind and waves 

852. The work of which agent re­sults in the formation of loess plateau?
Wind 

853. What is the name of the plains carved by the agents of erosion? 
Erosional plains 

854. Which type of plains are also known in the name of 'Pene­ plains'?
Erosional plains 

IMPORTANT NATIONAL PARKS 
855. Kaziranga National Park - Assam
856. Manas National Park - Assam 
857. Valmiki National Park - Bihar
858. Indravati National Park - Chattisgarh
859. Hazaribagh National Park - Jharkhand
860. Kanha National Park - Madhya Pradesh
861. Dudhwas National Park - Uttar Pradesh
862. Nanda Devi National Park - Uttarakhand 

THE MAJOR VALLEYS OF HIMALAYAS 
863. Kashmir valley - Jammu & Kashmir 
864. Kangara valley - Himachal Pradesh 
865. Kullu valley- Himachal Pradesh
866. Manali valley - Himachal Pradesh 

HILL STATIONS OF HIMALAYAS 
867. Pahalgam - Jammu and Kashmir 
868. Sonamarg- Jammu and Kashmir 
869. Gulamarg- Jammu and Kashmir
870. Dalhousie - Himachal Pradesh 
871. Mussorie - Uttarakhand
872. Almora - Uttarakhand 
873. Darjeeling - West Bengal 
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