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World water day is celebrated on:

A
22nd March
B
22nd February
C
22nd April
D
22nd May
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Choose the odd one out.

A
Brazil Current
B
California Current
C
Gulf stream
D
Kuroshio Current
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What would happen to ocean water if the moon comes nearer to the earth? 

A
Fall of temperature
B
Stopping of ocean currents
C
Rise of sea level
D
Increase in height of oceanic tides
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Neap tides are produced in the first and third quarters of the moon. Then _______.

A
Moon and the Sun are in conjunction with the other planets
B
Moon and the Sun are in opposition with each other
C
The attractions of the Sun and the Moon are at right angles to each other
D
The Moon and Sun are in quadrant position to each other
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Which of the following is not likely to cause Tsunami?

A
A major nuclear explosion under sea
B
Earthquake
C
Volcanic eruption
D
Lightning
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Which of the following is cold ocean current?

A
Labrador
B
Gulf Stream
C
Kuro Shio
D
None of these
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The vertical difference between high tide and low tide is _______.

A
Tidal range
B
Tidal width
C
Tidal height
D
None of these
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Precipitation and groundwater are sources of _________.

A
Fresh water
B
Pure water
C
Rain water
D
Sea water
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The world's largest drainage basin is of the _______.

A
River Ganga.
B
River Hwang Ho.
C
River Amazon
D
River Brahmaputra.
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