Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 14 of 118)

  1. Precambrian rocks in India are most found in the

    1. Aravallis

    2. Western Ghats

    3. Gondwanas

    4. Siwaliks

  2. Consider the following details: Avem July temperature: 26 degree C to 32 degree C Average January temperature: 19 degree C to 28 degree C, Rainfall > 200 cm These climatic characteristics are typical of which one of the following climatic zones?

    1. Humid south-eastern India

    2. Sub-humid littorals

    3. Humid north-eastern India

    4. Humid Sthyadri and west coast

  3. Shabar belt is found in the

    1. Chota Nagpur plateau

    2. Himalayan Piedmont zone

    3. Western Ghats

    4. Coastal Orissa

  4. Which one of the following States is the largest producer of thermal power in India?

    1. Bihar

    2. Tamil Nadu

    3. Maharashtra

    4. Chattisgarh

  5. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer

    List-I (Minerals) List-II (Regions)
    1. Copper

    2. Iron ore

    3. Zinc

    4. Manganese

    1. Balaghat and Chindwara

    2. Badampahar and Kudarmukh

    3. Khetri and Manbhandar

    4. Zawar

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
  6. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Trees) List-II (Vegetation Type)
    1. Sal

    2. Acacia

    3. Sundari

    4. Juniper

    1. Tropical dry deciduous

    2. Littoral and swamp

    3. Alpine forest

    4. Tropical moist deciduous

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
  7. Consider the following statements The belt of coniferous forests in Nepal, Sikkim and Assam Himalayas is at a higher altitude than those in Kashmir Himalayas because Sikkim and Assam Himalayas

    1. are at lower latitudes

    2. get lesser snowfall at lower heights

    3. have higher temperatures at lower heights

    4. have lower altitudes

    5. have more rainfall at lower heights

    Which of these are correct?

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 2, 3 and 4

    3. 1, 4 and 5

    4. 1, 2, 3 and 5

  8. Which one of the following pairs of forest resources are animal products?

    1. Fibres and flosses

    2. Gums and resins

    3. Lac and wax

    4. Drugs and spices

  9. The process that results in the breakdown of rocks and minerals in situ is known as

    1. attrition

    2. erosion

    3. weathering

    4. corrosion

  10. Which one of the following is most abudant in Kerala?

    1. Thorium

    2. Uranium

    3. Mica

    4. Monazite

  11. Consider the following statements

    1. Rice and tobacco are the major crops of Andhra Pradesh

    2. Rice and tea are the major crops of West Bengal

    3. Rice and jowar are the major crops of Orissa

    4. Rice and coffee are the major crops of

    Tamil Nadu

    Which of these are correct?

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 1, 2 and 4

    3. 1, 3 and 4

    4. 2, 3 and 4

  12. Consider the following States

    1. Andhra Pradesh

    2. Gujarat

    3. Maharashtra

    4. Tamil Nadu

  13. The correct sequence of these States in descending order in terms of percentage of urban population (as per 2001 Census), is

    1. 4, 2, 3, 1

    2. 4, 3, 2, 1

    3. 1, 2, 3, 4

    4. 3, 2, 1, 4

  14. As per 2001 Census of India, the number of million cities is

    1. 25

    2. 30

    3. 35

    4. 40

  15. Which one of the following States, according to the 2001 Census, has the highest sex-ratio in the age group of 0 to 6 years?

    1. Nagaland

    2. Nagaland

    3. Sikkim

    4. Tripura