Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 116 of 118)

  1. Match List I (Type of Vegetation) with List II (Region) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Type of Vegetation) List-II (Region)
    1. Mangrove

    2. Tropical wet evergreen

    3. Tropical wet deciduous

    4. Dry Savanna and Steppe

    1. Orissa

    2. Western Ghats

    3. West Bengal

    4. Gujarat

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

    Answer: a

  2. Consider the following regions:

    1. Gulf of Khambhat

    2. Gulf of Kachchh

    3. Sunderbans

    The correct sequence of these regions in the descending order of their tidal energy potential is

    1. 1 − 2 − 3

    2. 3 − 2 − 1

    3. 3 − 1 − 2

    4. 1 − 3 − 2

    Answer: a

  3. Which of the following is the largest coal field in India?

    1. Jharia

    2. Raniganj

    3. Bokaro

    4. Girdih

    Answer: a

  4. In which of the following states is the marine production of fish less than the inland production?

    1. Tamil Nadu

    2. West Bengal

    3. Andhra Pradesh

    4. Kerala

    Answer: b

  5. In India, which of the following crops is the largest consumer of irrigation waters?

    1. Rice

    2. Wheat

    3. Pulses

    4. Sugarcane

    Answer: a

  6. Match List I (Industrial Activity) with List II (Place) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Industrial Activity) List-II (Place)
    1. Tannery

    2. Rubber

    3. Vanaspati

    4. Atomic Energy

    1. Narora

    2. Kozhikode

    3. Tonk

    4. Kankroli

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

    Answer: a

  7. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

      • Nasik-Pune
      • N. H. 50
      • Durgapur-Kolkata
      • Express Highway
      • Hyderabad
      • Headquarters of South-Central Railway
      • HaldiaAllahabad
      • National Waterway

    Answer: a

  8. The Palghat Gap serves inland communications from

    1. Panaji to Kochi

    2. Kochi to Chennai

    3. Mangalore to Mumbai

    4. Madurai to Thiruvananthapuram

    Answer: b

  9. Consider the following Union Territories:

    1. Andaman and nicobar Islands

    2. Dadra and Nagar Haveli

    3. Daman and Diu

    4. Lakshadweep

    The correct sequence in the descending order of the percentage change in the growth of population in respect of these during 1991 − 2001 is

    1. 2 − 4 − 1 − 3

    2. 1 − 3 − 2 − 4

    3. 2 − 3 − 1 − 4

    4. 1 − 4 − 2 − 3

    Answer: c

  10. Match List I (Natural Hazards) with List II (Areas) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Natural Hazards) List-II (Areas)
    1. Cyclones

    2. Droughts

    3. Earthquakes

    4. Floods

    1. Mid-eastern India

    2. Plains of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar

    3. Jharkhand and Northern Orissa

    4. Himalayan foothill zone

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

    Answer: c

  11. Match List I (Mountain Pass) with List II (Label shown in the Map) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Mountain Pass) List-II (Label shown in the Map)
    1. Mana Pass

    2. Niti Pass

    3. Shipki La

    4. Thaga La

    1. North

    2. South

    3. East

    4. West

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

    Answer: a

  12. Match List I (Cities) with List II (Approximate Height above m. s. l. In metres) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Cities) List-II (Approximate Height above m. s. l. In metres)
    1. Chennai

    2. Kolkata

    3. Mumbai

    4. Delhi

    1. Height 6

    2. Height 11

    3. Height 216

    4. Height 16

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

    Answer: b

  13. Which of the following ports is/are located on the Arabian Sea coast of India?

    1. New Mangalore

    2. Kandla

    3. Tuticorin

    4. Mormugao

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    Codes:

    1. 1 only

    2. 1 and 3

    3. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 4

    Answer: d

  14. With which one of the following is the term Maitri associated?

    1. HYV of rice

    2. SAARC

    3. Indo-Russian Treaty

    4. Antarctica Research Centre

    Answer: d

  15. Match List I (Biosphere Reserves) with List II (States) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Biosphere Reserves) List-II (States)
    1. Manas

    2. Nokrek

    3. Gulf of Mannar

    4. Nanda Devi

    1. Meghalaya

    2. Assam

    3. Uttaranchal

    4. Tamil Nadu

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

    Answer: c