World Geography – Section 3

26. The Pyrenees mountains are located on the border between ____ and ____

A. Romania, Bulgaria
B. Norway, Sweden
C. Hungary, Romania
D. France, Spain

Correct Answer: D. France, Spain

27. The process of evaporation of water in nature is one of the basic components of the hydrological cycle. The other process that is considered to be essential for the completion of hydrological cycle is the

A. Flow tide and ebb tide in a river
B. Movement of water vapor in the atmosphere
C. Flow of water in the sea
D. Movement of water in the water table

Correct Answer: B. Movement of water vapor in the atmosphere

28. The ocean water is saline due to

A. Evaporation of its surface
B. Volume of fresh water added by rainfall
C. Salts are already present in seawater
D. Both (A) and (B)

Correct Answer: D. Both (A) and (B)

29. The platform and the basement rock together form

A. Craton
B. Shield
C. Both (a) and (b)
D. None of the above

Correct Answer: A. Craton

30. The process that explains the recent changes in the height of sea level in coastal areas of eastern and northern Canada and Scandinavia is

A. Isostasy
B. Continental drift
C. Plate tectonics
D. None of the above

Correct Answer: A. Isostasy

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