Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 54 of 118)

  1. Conceder the following statements:

    1. An approach to Human Geograj that emphasizes questions of inequality is known as Welfare Geography.

    2. An approach to Human Geography that gives central and active role to human awareness is known as Behavioural Geography

    3. Radical Geography developed as a reaction to Spatial Analys

    Of these statements:

    1. 1 alone is correct

    2. 1 and 2 are correct

    3. 1 and 3 are correct

    4. 2 and 3 are correct

  2. Match List I with list Hand select the correct answer:

    List-I (Geological Era) List-II (Geological/Period)
    1. Mesczoic

    2. Protcrozoic

    3. Cainozoic

    4. Palaezoic

    1. Tertiary

    2. Triassic

    3. Pre

    4. Permian

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

    List-I (Rivets) List-II (Shapes of their deltas)
    1. Sac Fransisco

    2. Mississippi

    3. Niger

    4. Suqehanna

    1. Aicuate

    2. Digitate

    3. Estuarine

    4. Cuspate

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
  4. En given map, the Himalayan peaks Makalu, Annapuma, Kanchenjunga and Dhaulagiri have been labdled respectively as

    1. 2, 3, 1 and 4

    2. 3, 2, 4 and 1

    3. 3, 2, 1 and 4

    4. 2, 3, 4and 1

  5. Which one of the following patterns of drainage does the given diagram represent?

    1. Annular

    2. Dendritic

    3. Radial

    4. Trellis

  6. Who among the following is regarded as the founder of Exceptionalism in Geography?

    1. Blaut

    2. Haggett

    3. Harvey

    4. Hartshorne

  7. Which of the following pails are correctly matched?

      • Tienshan
      • RDU mountain
      • Vosges
      • Structural dome
      • Ferghana
      • Deep
      • Seated
      • Mama Loa
      • Volcanic cone

    Which is correct?

    1. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1, 3 and 4

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 1, 2and3

  8. Which one of the following is at the lowest height above the Mean Sea Level?

    1. Delhi

    2. Jodhpur

    3. Rota

    4. Nagpur

  9. The doctrine of unoformitarianism, that is, The present is the key to the past was advocated by

    1. Dutton; CE.

    2. Gilbgn, G. R.

    3. Hutton, J.

    4. Playfair, J.

  10. Consider the following Arab Geographers

    1. lbn Hauqal

    2. Al-Idrisi

    3. AlBeruni

    4. 1bn-Bath

    The correct chorological order of these

    Geographers is

    1. 1, 3, 4, 2

    2. 3, 1, 4, 2

    3. 3, 1, 2, 4

    4. 1, 3, 2, 4

  11. Which one of following sets of lakes is to tectonic origin?

    1. Baikal, Tanganyika and Rudolf

    2. Chilka, Pulicat and Dal

    3. Ladoga, Onega and Superior

    4. Chad Biwa and Sambar

  12. The shaded areas in the given map represent the

    1. Dharwarian System

    2. Gondwana System

    3. Tertiary System

    4. Vindhyan System

  13. Which of the following statements are true?

    1. Moderate earthquakes are caused along constructive plate boundaries

    2. Low magnitude earthquakes are caused along conservative plate boundaries.

    3. Disastrous earthquakes are caused along destructive plate boundaries.

    4. Severe earthquakes are caused along the conservative plate boundaries with the creation of transform faults.

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 1 and 3

    3. 1, 3 and 4

    4. 2, 3 and 4

  14. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I List-II
    1. Pragmatism

    2. Humanism

    3. Quantitative Revolution

    4. Positivism

    1. Augtste Comte

    2. Peirce

    3. Burton

    4. Tuan

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
  15. Which one of the following pairs is Correct matched?

    1. Cs: Mediterranean

    2. Am: N. W. Europe

    3. DW: Tropical monsoon

    4. ET: Siberia