What do you mean by “faults” in the context of Plate Tectonics? Discuss its types, significance and implications for India.

  Topic: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc. 1. What do you mean by “faults” in the context of Plate Tectonics? Discuss its types, significance and implications for India. (250 words) Reference: The Hindu   Why this question Data from an oil and gas exploration company has now helped geologists discover …

Geography-2104: Answer Writing Challenge – 3

ARCHIVES 03 September 2014 Answer in about 450 words Discuss the concept of polycyclic landforms and present an analytical study of the  polycyclic landforms of a selected region. Discuss the concept of volcanicity and show how the theory of Plate Tectonics explains the mechanism of volcanism and volcanic eruptions.