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Question 1 of 17
As compared to large earthquakes, small earthquakes areCorrect
Question 2 of 17
Match the type of well logs (listed in Group I) with the characteristics of measurement (listed in Group II).
Group I Group II
(P) Dipmeter (1) Hydrogen concentration in pores
(Q) Neutron (2) Velocity of compressional waves
(R) SP (3) Correlation of resistivity changes
(S) Sonic (4) Natural radioactivity
(5) Natural electric potentialCorrect
Question 3 of 17
Structure contours of a bedding plane at 100 m interval are spaced in such a manner that the horizontal equivalent is also 100m. The dip of the bedding plane isCorrect
Question 4 of 17
Horizontal slickensides are observed on the surface of a vertical fault. What is the type of fault?Correct
Question 5 of 17
Match the mineral habits (listed in Group I) with the minerals (listed in Group II)
Question 6 of 17
The correct chronological order (older to younger) of the following volcanic events is
(P) Rajmahal volcanism
(Q) Deccan volcanism
(R) Panjal volcanism
(S) Malani volcanismCorrect
Question 7 of 17
A clastic rock dominantly composed of feldspar grains isCorrect
Question 8 of 17
A metamorphic rock consists of pyroxene, plagioclase and quartz, and exhibits hornfelsic texture. The rock has undergone _____________ metamorphism.Correct
Question 9 of 17
An igneous body with a flat top and a concave-upward base is known as aCorrect
Question 10 of 17
The velocity discontinuity between the upper crust and the lower crust is known as ______________ discontinuity.Correct
Question 11 of 17
Match the items listed in Group I with those in Group II
Group I Group II
(1) Contours of equal slope
(2) Contours of equal thickness
(3) Contours of equal temperature
(4) Contours of equal core thickness
(5) Contours of equal ageCorrect
Question 12 of 17
The first continental red beds appeared in the ______________ Eon.Correct
Question 13 of 17
Which one of the following is a chronostratigraphic unit?Correct
Question 14 of 17
_______________ is a well-sorted sandstone containing up to 75% quartz, with rock fragments in excess of feldspar.Correct
Question 15 of 17
International Geomagnetic Reference Field (IGRF) is used in processing regional magnetic dataCorrect
Question 16 of 17
Which one of the following layers of the Earth has the largest volume?Correct
Question 17 of 17
The S-wave shadow zone of the Earth ranges from ___________________.Correct