Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 48 of 118)

  1. Consider the following tribes:

    1. Abujhmaria

    2. Bhotia

    3. Gaddi

    For which of the above tribes is the economic activity mainly pastoral herding?

    1. 1 and 2, only

    2. 2 and 3, only

    3. 1 and 3, only

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  2. What does Caribou provide?

    1. Meat and skin

    2. Meat, milk and non-shrinkage wool

    3. Meat and fur

    4. Meat and blubber for fuel

  3. Where is the Dogger Bank which is a major fishing area, located?

    1. North Pacific Ocean

    2. South Pacific Ocean

    3. North Sea

    4. South Atlantic Ocean

  4. Which one of the following is the speech area of Austric Linguistic Family?

    1. Assam, Nagaland and Manipur

    2. Bihar, Orissa and West Bengal

    3. Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala

    4. Punjab, Himachal Pradesh

    Rajasthan

  5. ‘Syntaxial Bend’ is a feature of which one of the following?

    1. Himalayas

    2. Aravallis

    3. Satpuras

    4. Vindhyas

  6. Where does the ethnic group called Dayak live?

    1. (a) Bali

    2. (b) Borneo

    3. (c) Tenggara Sunda Islands

    4. (d) West Timor

  7. Ratzel's second volume of Anthropogeography emphasized on:

    1. Influence of physical environment on man

    2. Lebensraum

    3. Human migration

    4. Influence of man on natural environment

  8. In the given map, four republics of Russian Federation are marked as 1, 2, 3 and 4. Which one of them is Chechnia?

    1. l

    2. 2

    3. 3

    4. 4

  9. In the given map, four areas of sea/gulf bordering Australia viz.

    1. Arafura Sea

    2. Coral sea

    3. Gulf of Carpentaria

    4. Timor sea are marked with numbers. Match them and select the correct answer using the code given below:

      1. 2 3 4 1

      2. 2 4 3 1

      3. 1 3 4 2

      4. 1 4 3 2

  10. In the map given here, four Emirates/Cities viz.

    1. Sharjah

    2. Dubai

    3. Abu Dhabi

    4. Doha are marked with numbers. Using the code given below, match them correctly and select the correct answer:

      1. 4 2 3 1

      2. 1 3 2 4

      3. 1 2 3 4

      4. 4 3 2 1

  11. Dead Sea is situated in which one of the following

    1. A Rift Valley

    2. An Intermundane Plateau

    3. Intermundane Plains

    4. Canyons

  12. Consider the following:

    1. Strong winds

    2. Long winter

    3. Cloudy sky

    4. Cold dry air

    Which of the above are the ideal conditions for the formation of temperature inversions?

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 3 and 4

    3. 1, 2 and 4

    4. 2 and 4, only

  13. Who propounded the concentric circle theory of city morphology?

    1. Burgess

    2. Hoyt

    3. Ulman

    4. Mumford

  14. Which of the following explains the ‘Late Expanding Phase’ Of Demographic Theory?

    1. High Birth Rate and High Death Rate

    2. High Birth Rate and Declining Death Rate

    3. Declining Birth and Declining Death Rate

    4. Low Birth Rate and Low Death Rate

  15. Consider the following statements: Immigrants wherever settled

    1. are culturally different from their receivers.

    2. are visible minorities.

    3. largely fulfill certain functions.

    4. are granted full legal rights only in stages.

    Which of the statements given above are correct?

    1. 1 and 2, only

    2. 1, 2 and 4, only

    3. 3 and 4, only

    4. 1, 2, 3 and 4