#1 Which one of the following is the correct sequence of the age of formation-from the youngest to the oldest-of the given mountain ranges?
Himalayas, Vindhyas, Western Ghats, Deccan Traps
Deccan Traps, Western Ghats, Vindhyas, Himalayas
Himalayas, Western Ghats, Vindhayas, Deccan Traps
Vindhyas, Himalayas, Deccan Traps, Western Ghats
#2 Arakan Yoma is the extension of the Himalayas located in :
#3 The transport route connecting the Kashmir from Leh crosses the high mountain ranges at the:
Pir Panjal pass
Zoji La pass
#4 Which one of the following mountains is not the part of Eastern Ghats?
#5 Kodaikanal, the famous hill-station of South India, is situated on :
#6 Which one of the following statements is NOT correct?
Black cotton soil of north-west India was formed by the weathering of basaltic lava rocks
Sedimentary rocks are distinguished from other types of rocks by the presence of distinct layers
Granite has large crystals of quartz, feldspar and mica in it
A metamorphic rock is softer and less compact than its original type
#7 Which of the following relates to the formation of the Himalayas?
Folding of the earth's crust
Accumulation of loess deposits
Folding of the geosyncline
Faulting of the earth's crust
#8 Which one of the following is most prone to earthquakes?
Young folded mountains
#9 The correct sequence of the different sections of the Himalayas in terms of their stretch (in kilometre) in the descending order is :
Punjab Him., Kumaon Him., Nepal Him., Assam Him.
Nepal Him., Assam Him., Punjab Him., Kumaon Him.
Kumaon, Hlm., Nepal Him., Assam Him., Punjab Him.
Nepal Him., Assam Him., Kumaon Him., Punjab Him
#10 The Vindhyas belong to which class of mountains?