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What is responsible for jointing of rocks?


A : a. Genesis

B : b. Forces acting on the rock

C : c. Genesis and various forces acting on the rock

D : d. Precipitation

Fractures along which there has been no relative displacement is called?


A : a. Faults

B : b. Joints

C : c. Folds

D : d. Intrusions

Joint is always accompanied by opening.


A : a. True

B : b. False

C : c. May be True or False

D : d. Can't say

The open joints are gradually enlarged due to ___________


A : a. Rains

B : b. Winds

C : c. Weathering

D : d. Sunlight

The type of joint usually found is ___________


A : a. Open joints

B : b. Close joints

C : c. Open and close joints

D : d. Faulted joints

When the joints are prominent and extending for considerable depth they are called ___________


A : a. Continuous joints

B : b. Discontinuous joints

C : c. Deep joints

D : d. Prominent joints

What are the continuous joints also called?


A : a. Uniform joints

B : b. Normal joints

C : c. Prime joints

D : d. Master joints

The streaks or bands filling material in the rocks are called ___________


A : a. Colour pigments

B : b. Resins

C : c. Veins

D : d. Pores

When the thickness is greater than 20 cm, the veins area called ___________


A : a. Thick veins

B : b. Fissure veins

C : c. Joint veins

D : d. Broad veins

Joints do not have dip and strike.


A : a. True

B : b. False

C : c. May be True or False

D : d. Can't say

Pick the wrong statement.


A : a. A joint set is a group of joint surfaces

B : b. The surfaces trend in same direction

C : c. The surfaces have almost same dip

D : d. The joint surfaces do no trend in same direction

Group of joint sets are called ___________


A : a. Joint system

B : b. Joint group

C : c. Joint class

D : d. Joint collection

The classification which is not considered under study is ___________


A : a. Spatial relationship

B : b. Number of joints

C : c. Geometry

D : d. Genesis

The type of joint which can be measured and mapped easily is ___________


A : a. Systematic joints

B : b. Non-systematic joints

C : c. Irregular joints

D : d. Homogenous joints

Example of systematic joints are ___________


A : a. Columnar joints

B : b. Mural joints

C : c. Sheet joints

D : d. Columnar and mural joints

How many groups are classified based on the presence of regularities?


A : a. 2

B : b. 3

C : c. 5

D : d. 4

Which type of rocks are classified based on geometry?


A : a. Pseudo-stratified

B : b. Stratified

C : c. Non-stratified

D : d. Anisotropic

How many types are further classified based on geometry?


A : a. 2

B : b. 4

C : c. 3

D : d. 5

The type of joint not studied under the geometry as basis is ___________


A : a. Strike joints

B : b. Dip joints

C : c. Hade joints

D : d. Oblique joints

What is the other name for diagonal joints?


A : a. Dip joints

B : b. Strike joints

C : c. Sheet joints

D : d. Oblique joints

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