World geography general knowledge questions

37. The umbra is
A. the inner portion of the moon’s shadow
B. formed by tangents to the sun and moon
C. both (a) and (b)
D. None of the above

Answer: Option C

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38. The tunnel that connects France and Italy is
A. St. Gothard road tunnel
B. Mont Blane tunnel
C. Mersey (Queens way) tunnel
D. Orange Fish rivers tunnel

Answer: Option B

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39. The sequence of layers of atmosphere from earth to upwards is
A. troposphere, tropopause, stratosphere, stratopause, mesosphere, mesopause, ionosphere(thermosphere, thermopause, exosphere)
B. troposphere, stratosphere, stratopause, mesosphere , ionosphere
C. troposphere, tropopause, stratosphere, thermosphere, exosphere
D. troposphere, tropopause, stratosphere, mesosphere , exosphere, thermosphere, thermopause}

Answer: Option A

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40. The sediment deposited at the base of the glacier is called
A. till
B. moraine
C. glacial sand
D. None of the above

Answer: Option A

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41. The third world includes about 120 countries of
A. Asia, Africa and Central America
B. Asia, Australia and Europe
C. Africa, North America
D. None of the above

Answer: Option A

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42. The smallest division of geological time scale is
A. eon B. eras
C. stage D. periods

Answer: Option C

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