Q. 1 C4.0( 2 Votes )

Multiple choice question.

Which one of the following is not a minor relief feature in the oceans:

A. Seamount

B. Atoll

C. Oceanic Deep

D. Guyot

Answer :

it does not constitute a minor relief feature in the ocean. It refers to trenches, which deep sea depressions with narrow basins, which are associated with strong earthquake and volcanic activity.

A is incorrect. Sea-mount is a minor relief feature. It refers to a mountain with a summit, which does not rise all the way to the surface of the ocean.

B is incorrect. Atolls are tropical islands formed by coral reefs.

D is incorrect. Guyot is a seamount with a flat top.

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