Maharashtra State BoardSSC (English Medium) 8th Standard
Advertisement Remove all ads

Question Bank Solutions for SSC (English Medium) 8th Standard - Maharashtra State Board - Geography

Advertisement Remove all ads
Subjects
Topics
Subjects
Popular subjects
Topics
Geography
< prev 1 to 20 of 141 next > 

Complete the sentence by selecting the correct option: 

The earth requires 24 hours for one rotation.  In one hour, 

[0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Chapter: [0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Concept: Introduction to Local Time and Standard Time

Complete the sentence by selecting the correct option: 

To calculate the difference between the local times of any two places on the earth

[0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Chapter: [0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Concept: Introduction to Local Time and Standard Time

Complete the sentence by selecting the correct option: 

The differene between the local time of any two consecutive longitudes is   

[0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Chapter: [0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Concept: Introduction to Local Time and Standard Time

Answer in brief: 

If it is 12 noon at 60°E longitude, then explain what would be the time at 30° W longitude?

[0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Chapter: [0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Concept: Introduction to Local Time and Standard Time

If it is 10 pm on 21st June at Prime Meridian, write the dates and  time at A, B and C  in the table

Place  Longitude  Date  Time 
A 120° E    
B 160° W     
C 60°E    
[0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Chapter: [0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Concept: Introduction to Local Time and Standard Time

Look for the actual granny’s clock in Shri Acharya Atre’s poem :  “Aajiche Ghadyal “ ( granny’s clock). Look for this poem on the internet or in reference books. 

[0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Chapter: [0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Concept: Introduction to Local Time and Standard Time

Find out the velocity of the earth’s rotation in km/ hour.

[0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Chapter: [0.01] Local Time and Standard Time
Concept: Introduction to Local Time and Standard Time

Give geographical reason: 

There are discontinuities in the interior of the earth.   

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Give geographical reason:

There is correlation between the density of metals and their location in the interior of the earth. 

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Give geographical reason: 

Earth is protected because of the magnetosphere 

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Draw neat diagram, label them and explain. 

The interior of the earth 

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Draw neat diagram, label them and explain.

Magnetic pole and equator  

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Answer the following

Why is the upper mantle called the asthenosphere? 

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Answer the following

Magnetosphere of the earth is a result of rotation. Explain. 

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Tell whether right or wrong. Correct the wrong statement 

The density of various materials is not the same in the interior of the earth.

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Tell whether right or wrong. Correct the wrong statement 

The core of the earth’s interior is made up of hard rock 

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Match the column and complete the chain:

A B C
(A) Cirrus  (i) Vertical extent in the sky (a) Roaring clouds
(B) Cumulonimbus (ii) higher altitude (b) Floating clouds
(C) Nimbostratus (iii) Medium altitude (c)continuous rainfall
 (D) Alto-cumulus (iv) Low altitude  (d) snow flake clouds
[0.03] Humidity and Clouds
Chapter: [0.03] Humidity and Clouds
Concept: Introduction to Humidity and Clouds

Tick ✓ the correct options in the box 

The layer of the earth on which we  live. 

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Prepare a model of the earth’s interior.

[0.02] Interior of the Earth
Chapter: [0.02] Interior of the Earth
Concept: Interior of the Earth

Collect the weather related information
from newspapers for the month of July.
Relate the difference in the maximum and
minimum temperatures with humidity.

[0.03] Humidity and Clouds
Chapter: [0.03] Humidity and Clouds
Concept: Introduction to Humidity and Clouds
< prev 1 to 20 of 141 next > 
Advertisement Remove all ads
Question Bank Solutions for SSC (English Medium) 8th Standard Maharashtra State Board Geography. You can further filter Question Bank Solutions by subjects and topics. Solutions for most of the questions for Maharashtra State Board can be found here on Shaalaa.com. You can use these solutions to prepare for your studies and ace in exams. Solving questions is a great way to practice and with Shaalaa.com, you can answer a question and then also check your answer with the solutions provided.
Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×