Geomorphology - Geography Objective Questions with Answers | Page-28

136 The Gaseous Mass Theory of the origin of earth was given by
A E. Kant
B Roche
C Lockyer
D Laplace

Answer: Option [A]
137 Conrad Discontinuity is found
A Between crust and mantle
B Between outer and inner core
C Between Sial and Sima
D Between upper mantle and lower mantle

Answer: Option [C]
138 The ‘hydraulic slope theory’ is given by
A Darwin
B Penck
C R. E. Horton
D Lockyer

Answer: Option [C]
139 ‘Escarpment’ appears
A When a block moves upward
B When a block moves vertically
C When a block slips down along the fault plane
D None of the above

Answer: Option [A]
140 ‘Rock benches’ are associated with
A Cross profile of river
B Long profile of river
C Fold mountains
D Fault mountains

Answer: Option [B]


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