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Exercise [Page 20]

Balbharati solutions for Social Science Geography 9th Standard Maharashtra State Board Chapter 2 Endogenetic Movements Exercise [Page 20]

Choose the correct option.

Exercise | Q 1. (a) | Page 20

On which of the following are slow movements in the earth’s interior dependent?

  • Landforms

  • Velocity

  • Direction

Exercise | Q 1. (b) | Page 20

When waves divert from each other, what do they create?

  • Compression

  • Tension

  • Mountain

Exercise | Q 1. (c) | Page 20

For the formation of a rift valley, which of the following processes should occur in the earth’s crust?

  • Compression

  • Tension

  • Weathering

Exercise | Q 1. (d) | Page 20

Which of these is a fold mountain?

  • The Satpudas

  • The Himalayas

  • The Western Ghats

Exercise | Q 1. (e) | Page 20

The formation of extensive plateaus is a result of which type of movements?

  • Mountain-building

  • Continent-building

  • Horizontal

Exercise | Q 2. (a) | Page 20

Give geographical reason.

Buildings collapsed at the foothills of the Himalayas because of an earthquake. Before collapsing they were moving forward and backward.

Exercise | Q 2. (b) | Page 20

Give geographical reason.

There is a difference in the formation of the Meghalaya Plateau and the Deccan Plateau.

Exercise | Q 2. (c) | Page 20

Give geographical reason.

Most of the volcanoes are found on the plate boundaries.

Exercise | Q 2. (d) | Page 20

Give geographical reason.

The Barren Island is becoming conical in shape.

Exercise | Q 2. (e) | Page 20

Give geographical reason.

Volcanic eruptions can cause earthquakes.

Exercise | Q 3. (a) | Page 20

Identify and name the internal movement.

Tsunamis are generated in coastal areas.

Exercise | Q 3. (b) | Page 20

Identify and name the internal movement.

The Himalayas are an example of fold mountains.

Exercise | Q 3. (c) | Page 20

Identify and name the internal movement.

Molten magma is thrown out of the earth’s mantle.

Exercise | Q 3. (d) | Page 20

Identify and name the internal movement.

Rift valley is formed because of faulting.

Exercise | Q 4. | Page 20

Arrange the following statements in chronological order in which an earthquake occurs.

  1. The earth’s surface vibrates
  2. The plates suddenly move
  3. Due to the movements in the mantle, compression goes on increasing.
  4. Along the weak points ( faultlines) rocks break apart
  5. Stored energy is released in the form of seismic waves.
Exercise | Q 5. (a) | Page 20

Distinguish between Block Mountain and Fold Mountain.

Exercise | Q 5. (b) | Page 20

Distinguish between Primary and Secondary Seismic Waves

Exercise | Q 5. (c) | Page 20

Distinguish between Earthquakes and volcanoes

Answer in brief

Exercise | Q 6. (a) | Page 20

Give reasons why an earthquake occurs.

Exercise | Q 6. (b) | Page 20

Which type of movements have led to the formation of the major fold mountains in the world?

Exercise | Q 6. (c) | Page 20

How is the magnitude of the earthquake related to the collapse of houses?

Exercise | Q 6. (d) | Page 20

What are the effects of earthquakes on the earth’s surface and human life?

Exercise | Q 6. (e) | Page 20

Explain the types of seismic waves.

Exercise | Q 6. (f) | Page 20

Explain the types of volcanoes on the basis of periodicity of eruption with examples.

Exercise | Q 7. | Page 20

Show the epicentre, focus and the primary, secondary and surface waves of an earthquake with the help of a neat labelled diagram.

Exercise | Q 8. | Page 20

Show the following on a given outline map of the world.

  1. Mt. Kilimanjaro
  2. Mid-Atlantic Earthquake zone
  3. Mt. Fuji
  4. Krakatoa
  5. Mt. Vesuvius

Solutions for Chapter 2: Endogenetic Movements

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Concepts covered in Social Science Geography 9th Standard Maharashtra State Board chapter 2 Endogenetic Movements are Seismogram, Endogenetic Processes (Internal Movements), Slow Movements, Mountain-building Movements (Orogenic), Continent-building (Epeirogenic) Movements, Earthquake, Earthquake and its causes, Volcanoes, Distribution of Plates, Earthquake Zones, and Volcanoes in the World, Sudden Movements, Effects of Earthquake, Types of Volcanoes, Effect of Volcanoes.

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