SSC Geography Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-7

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    Which of the following statements is correct?

    A)  Tibet is an outstanding example of a volcanic plateau

    B)  Maximum number of volcanoes is found in the mountain belt of the Himalayas and the Alps

    C)  Etna in Sicily is Strombolian type of volcano

    D)  Stromboli is the most active volcano of the world.

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

    [d] Tibet is not a volcanic plateau; Maximum number of volcanoes is found along the coast of the Pacific Ocean which is known as the Circum-Pacific belt or 'Ring of Fire' or "Fire Girdle of the Pacific". Etna Volcano of Sicily is Vesuvian type and not Strombolian type.

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