Maharashtra State BoardSSC (English Medium) 8th Standard
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Choose the Correct Option: Which Part of the Ocean Floor is Most Useful to the Man ? - Geography

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MCQ

Choose the correct option:

Which part of the ocean floor is
most useful to the man ?

Options

  • Continental shelf

  • Continental slope

  • Abyssal plains

  • Marine deeps

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Solution

Continental Shelf

It is the land near the coast and submerged under the sea. It is shallow and provides rich fishing ground due to the presence of adequate sunlight and plankton. Various minerals sources like polymetallic nodules and oil and gas are also found on the continental shelf. Ex: Mumbai High.

Concept: Stucture of Ocean Floor
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Balbharati Geography 8th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 4 Structure of Ocean Floor
Exercise | Q 1.2 | Page 28
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