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Q1- Who is the author of the lesson?
A) Tishani Doshi
Q2- What does the lesson revolve around?
A) It revolves around the world
Q3- What is the purpose of The Journey to the world’s most preserved place, Antarctica?
A) to tour the world
Q4- How will the geographical phenomena help us to know the history of mankind?
A) by telling the age of existence of human beings on the earth
Q5- Why is a visit to Antartica important to understand the effect of global warming?
A) because here one can see quickly melting glaciers and collapsing ice-shelves
Q6- What is there in Antarctica?
A) man’s history
Q7- Which programme aimed to take high school students to the end of the world?
A) The author’s delight
Q8- Why did Geoff decide to take high school students on the journey?
A) to make them tour the world
Q9- Why is the Antarctica the right place to understand the past, present and future?
A) because half million-year-old carbon records are trapped in its layers of ice.
Q10- Why did the author visit Antarctica?
A) to have a better understanding of the planet
Q11- Why has the author called her journey as Journey to the End of the Earth’?
A) because it was too far
Q12- Why is Antarctica a restricted place?
A) because it’s too cold
Q13- Who was Geoff Green?
A) Geoff was a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society and The Explorers Club.
Q14- How many years back were India and Antarctica part of the same landmass?
A) 100 million years back
Q15- What was Gondwana?
A) An ancient tourist place
Q16- What wondered Tishani Doshi?
A) Beauty of the place
Q17- What was the objective of the Students on the Ice program?
A) to make them travel
Q18- What are the important indications of the future of human kind?
A) melting glaciers
Q19- Why was Tishani Doshi filled with relief and wonder when she first set his foot on the continent?
A) to see its white expanse
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Q20- What were the writer’s feelings on reaching the continent?
A) of relief and amazement
Q21- What disturbed the silence of the continent?
A) The birds
Q22- Why was the programme ‘Students on Ice ‘ a great success?
A) because of its arrangements
Q23- How has the man created ruckus on the earth?
A) by travelling
Q24- What is phytoplankton?
Q25- How were the Himalayas formed?
A) by a collapse in the Gondwana supercontinent
Q26- What does the author compare the running and stretching of crabs to?
A) to melting glaciers
Q27- What was the center of the Gondwana Supercontinent?
Q28- What are the reasons of increasing global tempratures?
A) cutting of trees
Q29- What kind of atmosphere does Antarctica have?
Q30- How old are the records trapped in the layers of ice on Antarctica?
A) 1 million year old
Q31- What used to flourished on Antarctica years back?
Q32- Where does 90% of earth’s total ice exist?
A) Pacific region
Q33- Why is Antarctica completely pure?
A) Because of ice
Q34- Where is the world’s geological history trapped?
A) on southern pole
Q35- Which program was the author a part of?
A) Tour Program
Q36- Which program was a life changing program?
A) Tour and Travels
Q37- What gives us an insight into the world’s geological history?
A) Study of Northern Pole
Q38- How does the geographical phenomena help us?
A) how small changes cause big things to happen
Q39- What was the name of the Southern Super continent?
Q40- If we want to know our earth ,the human race and its past,present,and future where should we go?
A) Northern Pole
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