Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 49 of 118)

  1. Among the following States, which one is the largest producer of rubber?

    1. Assam

    2. Meghalaya

    3. Tripura

    4. Sikkim

  2. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists:

    List-I (Tribes) List-II (States)
    1. Hmar

    2. Dimasa

    3. Konyak

    4. Nishi

    1. Arunachal Pradesh

    2. Nagaland

    3. Mizoram

    4. Assam

    5. Sikkim

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 5
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 5
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
  3. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists:

    List-I (State) List-II (Geographic Division of the USA)
    1. Minnesota

    2. North Carolina

    3. Kentucky

    4. West North Central

    1. South Atlantic

    2. East South Central

    3. West South Central

    4. West North Central

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
  4. Consider the following places:

    1. San Francisco

    2. Adelaide

    3. Cape Town

    4. Sydney

    Which of the above have Mediterranean climate?

    1. 1 and 3, only

    2. 2 and 4

    3. 1, 3 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  5. Which one of the following is the correct statement? Kalahari is a desert because it

    1. lies in the tropics

    2. is on the leeward side of a mountain

    3. underlies a high pressure cell

    4. receives only land winds

  6. Consider the following:

    1. Broad evergreen leaves

    2. Shining, waxy leaf surface

    3. Epiphytes

    Which of the above is/are the salient characteristics of natural vegetation of

    Selves?

    1. 1 and 2, only

    2. 2 only

    3. 1 and 3, only

    4. 1, 2 and 3

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

      • Chicago
      • Lake Michigan
      • Cleveland
      • Lake Erie
      • Detroit
      • Lake Superior
      • Toronto
      • Lake Ontario
  8. Which one of the following is not a part of the Polynesia region?

    1. New Zealand

    2. Timor

    3. Tonga Islands

    4. Tuvalu

  9. In the USA, where is the Silicon Valley located?

    1. Northern end of Salton Sea

    2. Northern end of San Francisco Bay

    3. Southern end of the Strait of Georgia

    4. Southern end of San Francisco Bay

  10. In which one among the following countries is the per capita arable land highest?

    1. Germany

    2. Norway

    3. Sweden

    4. United Kingdom

  11. Consider the following pairs:

      • St. Petersburg
      • Gulf of Finland
      • Stockholm
      • Baltic Sea
      • Osic
      • Norwegian Sea

    Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

    1. 1 only

    2. 1 and 2, only

    3. 2 and 3, only

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  12. In which one among the following countries is the urban population as per cent of its total population highest?

    1. Australia

    2. Japan

    3. New Zealand

    4. USA

  13. Match List-I (Area) with List-II (Mineral) and select the correct answer using the code given below the Lists:

    List-I (Area) List-II (Mineral)
    1. Caucasus

    2. Sakhalin

    3. Magnitogorsk

    4. Karaganda

    1. Mineral Oil

    2. Iron ore

    3. Coal

    4. Copper

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
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      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
  14. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists:

    List-I (Islands) List-II (Terristories of)
    1. Azores

    2. Bermuda

    3. Canary

    4. Reunion

    1. UK

    2. France

    3. Portugal

    4. Spain

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
  15. Consider the following statements:

    1. Australia has the world's largest artesian basin.

    2. Australia produces nearly one-third of the wool production of the world.

    3. Broken Hill has good reserves of

    Diamond deposits.

    Which of the statements given above are correct?

    1. 1 and 2, only

    2. 2 and 3, only

    3. 1 and 3, only

    4. 1, 2 and 3