Geography One-Liners for various competitive examinations

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Geography One-Liners for various competitive examinations

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 Maximum questions come from Geography portion in different competitive exams.

Here are some important Geography one-liners for students competing for various exams

Watch some of the important Geography Bits below.


1- The Earth is known as a watery planet as it is the only planet containing water in abundance.


2-Oceans are huge bodies of water generally separated by continents.


3- The bottom of the sea is not a flat surface. It consists of Hills, Mountains, Plateaus, Plains, and trenches etc.


4- 71% of the Earth is occupied by Seas and Oceans.


5- Rising and falling of water on the surface of the ocean are called waves.


6- Rhythmic rise and fall of the water in the oceans every day are called Tides.


7- Ocean water is always Saline. It contains several minerals salts dissolved in it.


8- Trenches– A big depression at the bottom of the sea.

Trenches
Trenches

 

 

 

 

 

 


9- Currents– The streams which flow constantly in a definite direction on the surface of the ocean.


10- The warm currents flow from the equatorial region towards the poles.


11- The cold currents flow from the poles towards the equatorial regions. These are mainly caused by the prevailing winds, differences in temperature and salinity of the ocean water.


12-  Freshwater fish come from Stream, Lakes, and Tanks.


13-  The different coastal districts in Andhra Pradesh are Krishna, East Godavari, West Godavari, Guntur, Prakasham, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, and Visakhapatnam.


14-  Pervious rock– Rocks which allow water to go down into the soil.


15- Impervious rock– Rocks which prevent water to go down into the earth.


16- Aquifer–  The layer of water which accumulates under the ground among rocks.


17- Megalithic age– It’s time period during which huge stone structures were built.


18- Percolate– Process of water mixing with the soil.


19- Tanks were built during the time of Megaliths 2800 years ago.


20-Kakatiya and Vijayanagar Kings and Nayakas built a large number of tanks in Telangana and Rayalaseema. 


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