Geomorphology - Geography Objective Questions with Answers | Page-13

61 Phenomenon of river capture is associated with
A Head ward erosion by river
B Lateral erosion by river
C Erosion in a head ward direction by glacier
D Lateral erosion by glacier

Answer: Option [A]
62 Eskers occur in
A River valleys
B Tunnels in karst areas
C Tunnels under the glaciers
D Both (B) and (C)

Answer: Option [C]
63 The hanging masses of limestone in a cavern from the roof are called
A Stalagmites
B Grip stones
C Stalactites
D None of the above

Answer: Option [C]
64 River erosion is responsible for the formation of
A Sink-holes
B Kames
C Pot-holes
D Swallow-holes

Answer: Option [C]
65 Underground water’s action is responsible for the creation of
A Giant stairways
B U-shaped valley
C Cementation
D Avalanches

Answer: Option [C]

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