Geography Class 8th

41. Karakoram Range is _____ km long

A) 20

B) 53

C) 72

D) 75

42. Karakoram range is an example of:

A) Continental Glacier

B) Alpine Glacier

C) Pedimount Glaciers

D) Valley

43. An armchair like structure formed around the glacier is called:

A) Cirque

B) Couple

C) Depression

D) Kettle

44. Sharp Edge formed on the mountain due to erosion:

A) Horn

B) ArĂȘte

C) Morains

D) Kettle

45. The material deposited by the glacier is called:

A) Horn

B) ArĂȘte


C) Morains

D) Kettle

46. Glaciers that tend to go downwards and flow at the base:

A) Continental Glacier

B) Alpine Glacier

C) Pedimount Glaciers

D) Valley

47. Bowl shaped depression formed due to strong wind in the desert.

A) Kettle

B) Furrow

C) Blow out

D) None of the above

48. Three faced structure formed due to strong winds in desert:

A) Morains

B) Blowout

C) Mushroom Rocks

D) Yardangs

49. Cresent shaped Dunes are called:

A) Barchans

B) Longitudinal Dunes

C) Transverse Dunes

D) Flat Dunes

50. The most common type of dunes:

A) Barchans

B) Longitudinal Dunes

C) Transverse Dunes

D) Flat Dunes

51. Long ridges of sand lying parallel to the direction of wind:

A) Barchans

B) Longitudinal Dunes

C) Transverse Dunes

D) Flat Dunes

52. Dunes lying at right angle to direction of wind:

A) Barchans

B) Longitudinal Dunes

C) Transverse Dunes

D) Flat Dunes

53. A plain formed by deposition of yellowish sand and dust is called Loess Plain.

A) True

B) False

54. Waves are the up and down movement of water:

A) True

B) False

55. Waves hitting and eroding soft rocks and making inlet:

A) Bay

B) Cap

C) Both A and B

D) None of the above

56. Waves hitting and eroding hard rocks and making inlets:

A) Bay

B) Cap

C) Both A and B

D) None of the above

57. Standing rocks on the coastline are called as:

A) Valley

B) Boulders

C) Cliffs

D) Jiffs

58. When waves collide with the cliffs, ______ are formed

A) Depression

B) Kettles

C) Seacaves

D) None of the above

59. ______ is formed by deposition of sand.

A) Cliff

B) Beach

C) Shorelines


D) Spit

60. A ridge of sand and shingle formed in sea:

A) Sea Cave

B) Beach

C) Shoreline

D) Bar