AG2211 APPLIED GEOLOGY QUESTION BANK
1. Two mark questions
2. 1. Define Petrology?
3. 2. Define internal structure of earth?
4. 3. What are SIAL?
5. 4. Define weathering?
6. 5. Describe Weathering Rinds?
7. 6. Define Exfoliation?
8. 7. Describe spheroid weathering?
9. 8. What are pedestal rocks?
10. 9. What are loess?
11. 10. What are Waterfall?
12. 11. Explain Geophysysical investigations?
13. 12. Describe Electrical resistively method?
14. 13. Elaborate seismic methods?
15. 14. Describe Gravimetric surveys for ground water investigation?
16. 15. Explain Electromagnetic surveys for ground water investigation?
17. 16. Explain seismic waves?
18. 17. Describe seismology?
19. 18. How can you classify the earthquake?
20. 19. What are sea cliffs?
21. 20. What are ore mineral?
22. 21. What are sedimentary geneses?
23. 22. What are the chemical compositions of coal?
24. 23. Write note on Peat?
25. 24. Write note on Bituminous coals?
26. 25. Write note on Lignite?
27. 26. Write note on Anthracite?
28. 27. What are the chemical compositions of Petroleum?
29. 28. What are the stages of river course?
30. 29. What are plate?
31. 30. What are Divergence plate movements?
32. 31. What are convergence plate movements?
33. 32. What are ocean current?
34. 33. Describe waves?
35. 34. Describe briefly the types of marine erosion?
36. 35. What are Vadose water?
37. 36. Define Aquiclude, aquifug and Aquitard?
38. 37. What are Confined aquifers?
39. 38. Describe the formation of petroleum?
40. 39. What are igneous rocks?
41. 40. What are sedimentary rocks?
42. 41. What are Breccias?
43. 42. What are Conglomerate?
44. 43. What are Sand stone?
45. 44. What are Shale?
46. 45. What are Lime stone ?
47. 46. What are Metamorphism?
48. 47. What are the causes of Metamorphism?
49. 48. Name of effect of Metamorphism?
50. 49. What are the attitudes of the beds?
51. 50. What are dip?
52. 51. What are outcrops?
53. 52. How can you explain the term stratification?
54. 53. What are the fold?
55. 54. What are joints?
56. 55. What are the types of joints?
57. 56. What are Nappes?
58. 57. What is Remote Sensing?
59. 58. What are the advantages of Remote Sensing?
60. 59. What are Remote Sensing Plate forms?
61. 60. What are Sensors?
PART-B
1. Explain the rule of geology for civil Engineers?
2. Explain the internal construction and composition of Earth with neat sketch?
3. Explain Geological work of Wind, Sea, River and Desert.
4. Describe the origins of Plate Tectonics?
5. What are the Causes of Earth Quake?
6. Describe various methods of ground water investigations?
7. Describe in detail about ground water cycle?
8. Compare the igneous, Sedimentary and metamorphic rocks?
9. Engineering application of igneous, Sedimentary and metamorphic rocks?
10. Write short note on the following, Quartzite Marble, Slate, Phylite, Gneiss, Schist.
11. Engineering application of the following, Quartzite Marble, Slate, Phylite, Gneiss, Schist.
12. Write note on Petroleum production in India?
13. Describe the origin of coal?
14. What are rolls of Electrical and seismic methods for civil Engineering Applications?
15. What are the types, causes, Effects of Joints?
16. What are the types, causes, Effects of folds?
17. What are the types, causes, Effects of faults?
18. Explain various types and causes of Landslides?
19. List the image interpretation keys?
20. Define the Terminology in Photogrammetry?
21. How do you classify the dams? Explain?
22. How do you classify the tunnels? Explain?
23. Explain the management measures of coastal Protection?
24. Describe the Coastal problems in India?
25. Explain the crystal system with neat sketch?
26. Explain the physical properties of minerals?
27. Explain the physical properties of Feldspar group of mineral?
28. Explain the physical properties of Pyroxene group of mineral?
29. Explain the physical properties of Oxide group of mineral?
30. Explain the Symmetry elements?