CBSE UGC-NET Environment Questions (Part 10 of 14)

  1. Which of the following ports has a free trade zone?

    1. Kandla

    2. Cochin

    3. Madras

    4. Tuticorin

    Answer: a

  2. Which one of the following mountain peaks of the Himalayas is not in India

    1. Annapurna

    2. Nanda Devi

    3. Mt. Kamel

    4. Kanchenjunga

    Answer: a

  3. Match List I with List II

    List-I (Types of Natural Regions) List-II (Areas Associated)
    1. Dry continental

    2. Humid Subtropics

    3. Marine West Coast

    4. Subarctics

    1. Brazil

    2. British Isles

    3. Canada

    4. China

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4

    Answer: a

  4. Winter rains in north and north-west india are generally associated with the phenomenon of

    1. Retreating monsoon

    2. Temperate cyclones

    3. Local thunderstorms

    4. Shift in Jet stream movement

    Answer: a

  5. When the moon is near the horizon, then it appears bigger because of

    1. Atmospheric refraction

    2. Scattering of light

    3. Diffraction

    4. Total internal reflection

    Answer: a

  6. Savanna grasslands are found in

    1. Australia

    2. Africa

    3. East Asia

    4. South America

    Answer: b

  7. Life expectancy is highest in the world in

    1. Canada

    2. Germany

    3. Japan

    4. Norway

    Answer: c

  8. Israel has common borders with

    1. Lebanon Syria Jordan and Egypt

    2. Lebanon Syria Turkey and Jordan

    3. Cyprus Turkey Jordan and Egypt

    4. Turkey Syria Iraq and Yemen

    Answer: a

  9. What is the correct sequence of the rivers-Godavari, Mahanadi, Narmada and Tapi in the descending order of their lengths?

    1. Godavari-Mahanadi-Narmada-Ta pi

    2. Godavari-Narmada-Mahanadi-Tapi

    3. Narmada-Godavari-Tapi-Mahanadi

    4. Narmada-Tapi-Godavari-Mahanadi

    Answer: b

  10. Among the following cities, which one is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer?

    1. Delhi

    2. Kolkata

    3. Jodhpur

    4. Nagpur

    Answer: b