The Planning Commission of India was set up in which year ?
Which one of the following regions has been classified as the ‘Western Dry Region’ by
the Planning Commission ?
Answer: Rajasthan Dry Region
Whose portrayals epitomized the relationship of political Geography to foreign policy ?
Which one of the following statements is correct ?
Answer:Himalayas have risen from the Tethys Sea when the sea got compressed.
Cumulative frequency distribution is shown by
In linear regression equation, Y = a + bX, if mean of X and Y series are 23 and 94.5
respectively and slope gradient is 1.5, then what is the value of intercept, a, in the
distribution of (X, Y) series ?
Ria is an example of –
Answer: Submerged upland shore
The Indian plateau owes its existence due to
The comprehensive theory of geosyncline was put forward by
Lateral planation theory of pediment formation was proposed by
Which one of the following descriptions is appropriate for the term ‘barotropic’ ?
Answer:Isobars and isotherms are parallel.
In Koppen’s classification of climate the symbol Aw refers to
Answer: Tropical savanna climate
Which one of the following is the main energy source for the formation of hurricanes ?
Answer: Latent heat derived from condensed water vapour
Which one of the followings is the correct average air mass density at the surface of the
In which one of the following atmospheric layers the temperature decreases with height at
an average rate of about 0.6 C per 100 m