MCQ Question for Class 11 Geography Chapter 4 Distribution of Oceans and Continents with Answer

(a) deposits on mountains
(b) deposits of volcanoes
(c) deposits of glaciers
(d) deposits of gold

(c) deposits of glaciers


Q.10 Which one is the force for drifting?

(a) Pole fleeing
(b) Tidal
(c) both of them
(d) none of them

(c) both of them


MCQ Question for Class 11 Geography Chapter 4

Q.11 When was the possibility of convection currents in the mantle portion discussed?

(a) 1912
(b) 1596
(c) 1950
(d) 1956

(c) 1950


Q.12 The ocean floor may be divided into how many divisions?

(a) 3
(b) 2
(c) 4
(d) 6

(a) 3


Q.13 Which one is the major division based on the depth as well as on the forms of relief?

(a) Continental margins
(b) Deep sea basins
(c) Mid-ocean ridges
(d) all of them

(d) all of them


Q.14 Which division lies between continental shores and deep sea basins?

(a) Continental margin
(b) Deep sea basin
(c) none of these
(d) both of these

(a) Continental margin


Q.15 The second group of deep sea basin lying between the continental margins and mid-ocean ridges is known as

(a) Continental margin
(b) Abyssal plains
(c) Gondwanaland
(d) Mid-ocean ridges

(b) Abyssal plains


Q.16 Which one of the following is not a minor plate?

(a) Nazca
(b) Arabia
(c) the Philippines
(d) Antarctica

(d) Antarctica


Q.17 When did Alfred Wegener give continental drift theory?

(a) 1920
(b) 1946
(c) 1912
(d) 1948

(c) 1912


Q.18 Which one of the following terms is related to Polar fleeing force?

(a) Revolution of the Earth
(b) Gravitation
(c) Rotation of the Earth
(d) Tides

(c) Rotation of the Earth


Q.19 What is a tectonic plate that lies between the Asiatic and Pacific Plate?

(a) Cocos Plate
(b) Nazca Plate
(c) Arabian Plate
(d) Philippine Plate

(d) Philippine Plate


Q.20 Who was the founder of convection currents theory?

(a) Arthur Holmes
(b) McKenzie, Parker and Morgan
(c) Admans Heinz
(d) Alfred Wegener

(a) Arthur Holmes


Q.21 Rich placer deposits of gold occur in

(a) Australia
(b) America
(c) Madagascar
(d) Ghana coast

(d) Ghana coast