The thermosphere –
Answer:is hot because molecules in it absorb high energy short wavelengths of
radiation from sun.
The clean water act in India was introduced in the year
After Rodgers and Panwar (1988) India is divided into how many bio-geographical zones
Which one of the following counties has more than one hotspots in biodiversity ?
The widest continental shelves are associated with which part of the world ?
The tidal-generating force of the Sun is
Answer: Only about half that of the Moon
The ratio between Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) and Chemical Oxygen Demand
(COD) should always be
“The dominant idea in all geographical progress is that of terrestrial unity”. The above
statement is attributed to
Answer: Vidal dela Blache
Which one of the following is the correct sequence in the development of German
Answer:Peschel, Ratzel, Hettner, Troll
“Nomothetic approach in geography emphasizes upon
Which one of the following authors was opposed to the Social Darwinist view and argued
in favour of the qualities of cooperativeness and Sociability ?
Who among to following was the first to measure the circumference of the earth ?
Which one of the following cities is a permanent settlement characterized by a compact,
high-density arrangement of building which lacks any order or plan ?
Answer: Pre-Industrial Cities
Which one of the following authors stated ‘if all the urban settlements in an area are
ranked in descending order of population, the population of nth town will be 1/nth that of
the largest town’.
Out of the following cities, whose population is less than 10 lakhs as per Census of India