CSS Geography Questions & Answers - Part-1

Q.  What is the Continental Shelf?

a. A plateau in the centre of a continent.
b. The land that gently slopes and extends below sea level from the coasts of the continents before sharply sloping to form the seafloor in the deeps.
c. Mountain ranges that edge a continent.
d. The raised land on a continent's edge.


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