Indian Geography MCQ-119

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The earth rotates around an axis pointing towards

 
 
 
 

Which part of the earth’s surface receive the highest amount of insolation ?

 
 
 
 

At neap tide

 
 
 
 

If a solar eclipse occurs when the moon is quite far from the earth, the eclipse would be likely to be

 
 
 
 

What can be the maximum duration of totality for a solar eclipse ?

 
 
 
 

Summer Solstice in the Southern Hemisphere occurs in

 
 
 
 

One degree of the circumference of the earth measures (approx)

 
 
 
 

Spring tides occur when

 
 
 
 

Variation in duration of day and night is due to

 
 
 
 

Days and night are caused by

 
 
 
 

What is meant by the term ”midnight sun” ?

 
 
 
 

The earth rotate around its axis from

 
 
 
 

The inclination of the earth’s axis to the orbital plane is

 
 
 
 

Match the following

 
 
 
 

The word used to describe the shape of earth is

 
 
 
 

The mean radius of the earth is

 
 
 
 

The total surface area of earth is

 
 
 
 

What is the approximate equatorial circumference of the earth ?

 
 
 
 

The approximate diameter of the earth is

 
 
 
 

An ape like creature identified as man appeared in the

 
 
 
 

The first dinosaurs appeared in the

 
 
 
 

Primitive ape appeared in the

 
 
 
 

Which planet in our solar system is nearly as big as the earth ?

 
 
 
 

The planet that takes 88 days to make one’ revolution of the sun is

 
 
 
 

What is meant by the eclipse of moon ?