Geography Class 8th

21. The course of river from the point of origin in the mountains up to the plain area is called:

A) Upper Course

B) Middle Course

C) Delta

D) None of the above

22. Deep steep sided valley:

A) Canyon

B) V shaped Valley

C) Water Fall

D) Delta

23. Dasu Patan Canyon Is present in:

A) Ganges

B) Indus

C) Yangtez

D) Thames

24. The Valley formed by vertical and lateral erosion:

A) Canyon

B) V shaped Valley

C) Waterfall

D) Canal

25. Water dropping from a great height is called:

A) Canyon

B) V shaped valley

C) Water Fall

D) Delta

26. Nigeria Falls is a world famous:

A) Canyon

B) V shaped valley

C) Water Fall

D) Delta

27. River Exiting a Mountain and entering a plain at low speed:

A) Upper Course

B) Middle Course

C) Delta

D) None of the above

28. Rivers in middle course carry a great load of sediments:

A) True

B) False

30. Oxbow lakes are ______ shaped lakes.

A) Circle

B) Crescent

C) Irregular

D) Square

31. Fan shapes formed at the mouth, that store the sediments are called:

A) Storage Pits

B) Dugouts

C) Delta

D) None of the above

32. Huge deposit of ice that is moving or has seen movement down the slope is called:

A) Iceberg

B) Glacier

C) Ice sheet

D) Ice caps

33. There are ______ types of Glaciers

A) One

B) Two

C) Three

D) None

34. A Glacier that covers a great part of a continent is called:

A) Alpine Glaciers

B) Iceberg

C) Continental Glacier

D) None of the above

35. Continental Glaciers are also called as:

A) Ice sheet

B) Ice berg

C) Ice cap

D) Boulder

36. The Glaciers of Greenland is example of:

A) Continental Glacier

B) Alpine Glacier

3) Pedimount Glaciers

4) Snow Mountains

37. World largest ice sheet is of:

A) Norway

B) Arctic Region

C) Antarctica

D) Iceland

38. When a glacier passes through a bedrock, it erodes and smoothens it. This is called:

A) Drumlin

B) Kettles

C) Roche Moutonnee

D) None of the above

39. When a the ice block beneath the glacier melt, a depression is made, it is called as:

A) Furrow

B) Hole

C) Kettle

D) Dugout

40. The Glaciers found in valleys, are called as:

A) Continental Glacier

B) Alpine Glacier

C) Pedimount Glaciers

D) None of the above