CSS Geography 2020

PART - II

SECTION - I

No. 2. Enlist the major fluvial landforms and explain how they are produced. Also bring out their impact on human activities. (20)

No. 3. Point out the specific conditions under which karst topography is developed and also explicate various karst features. (20)

No. 4. Describe the stratification of atmosphere on the basis of its thermal characteristics. Also discuss why troposphere is the most significant part of atmosphere with regard to various human activities. (20)

No. 5. Examine the temperature and salinity distribution of world oceans along with their impact on marine ecosystem. (20)

SECTION - II

No. 6. Discuss the role of raw materials, labour wages and transport cost in determining the location of industries with special reference to Alfred Weber's theory. (20)

No. 7. Critically examine the application of concentric zone model for the study of urban land use patterns. (20)

No. 8. Write short notes on any TWO of the following: (10 each)

(a) Major attributes of the states (b) Demographic transition (c) Components of population change (20)