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TLP 2016 OPTIONAL – Geography [Day 22]

  • September 22, 2016
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Mains Examination, TLP Geography Optional
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Think Learn & Perform (TLP) : Geography [Day 22]

 


1. On the outline map of India provided to you, mark the location of all of the following. Write in your QCA Booklet the significance of the locations, whether physical/commercial/economic/ecological/environmental/cultural in not more than 30 words for each entry: (2 x 5 =10 marks)

  1. Ellora
  2. Anaimudi
  3. Ranchi plateau
  4. Nainital
  5. Amarkantak

2. Briefly explain the following terms in not more than 50 words each: (5 x 5 =25 marks)

  1. Upwelling
  2. Thermohaline circulation
  3. Ekman transport
  4. Swell
  5. Surf

3. With the help of suitable diagrams, discuss the circulation pattern in the Pacific ocean. (20 marks)


4. Differentiate between storm surges and storm seiches. (15 marks)


5. Discuss the Stationary Wave Theory to explain the origin of tides. (15 marks)


 

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