Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 55 of 118)

  1. In the given map of Deccan region of India, rivers Mnijira, Godavari, Bhima and Penganga have been labelled

    1. 2, 3, 4 and 1

    2. 2, 3, 1 and 4

    3. 3, 2, 1 and 4

    4. 3, 2 4 and 1

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

    List-I (Theories/Hypotheses) List-II (Related aspects)
    1. Geosynclinals Theory

    2. Tetrahedral hypothesis

    3. Stationary Wave Theory

    4. Subsidence Theory

    1. Origin of tides

    2. Origin of coral reefs and atolls

    3. Mountain building

    4. Origin of continents and ocean basins

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

    List-I (Old names) List-II (New names)
    1. Sarmaticus

    2. Erytharaen

    3. Hibernia

    4. Imaus

    1. Altai

    2. Ireland

    3. Arabian Sea

    4. Baltic Sea

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

    List-I (Type of Climate) List-II (Country)
    1. Equatonal

    2. Monsoon

    3. Mediterranean

    4. Hot desert

    1. Namibia

    2. Sri Lanka

    3. Cyprus

    4. Jawa

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
  5. Which one of following rivers does NOT represent the antecedent drainage?

    1. Chenab

    2. Sutlej

    3. Ravi

    4. Subansiri

  6. The main differ between paternoster lake and tarn is that paternoster lake is

    1. formed by glacial action whereas tarn is not

    2. associated with cirque whereas tarn is associated with glacial stairways

    3. associated with glacial stairways whereas tarn is associated with cirque

    4. a lake whereas tarn s not

  7. Who among the following developed the technique shown in the figure for the measurement of the length of Equator?

    1. Anaximander

    2. Eratoshenes

    3. Hipparchus

    4. Ptolemy

  8. Soils, which have undergone gleying and are associated with marshes, swamps or poorly drained upland are called

    1. calcimorphous soils

    2. hydromorphic soils

    3. halomorphic soils

    4. sierozems

  9. Which one of the following places is located at the confluence of Aleksandra and Bhagirathi?

    1. Vishnuprayag

    2. Devaprayag

    3. Rudraprayag

    4. Kamaprayag

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

    List-I (Agent) List-II (Landform)
    1. River

    2. Wind

    3. Glacier

    4. Underground water

    1. Blind valley

    2. Roche Moutonnee

    3. Natural levee

    4. Zeugen

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
  11. Which of the following is the correct sequence of landform developed under fluvial cycle of erosion?

    1. Gorge, floodplain, piedmont plain, delta

    2. Gorge, piedmont plain, flood plain, delta

    3. Gorge, piedmont plain, delta, flood plain

    4. Piedmont plain, Gorge, flood plain. Delta

  12. Allimial cone is predominant in

    1. coastal belt

    2. piedmont zone

    3. delta region

    4. pediment region

  13. Which one of the following states has the longest coast line?

    1. Maharashtra

    2. Tamil Nadu

    3. Andhra Pradesh

    4. Karnataka

  14. Chemical weathering is most predominant in

    1. arid region

    2. semi-arid region

    3. humid tropical region

    4. Mediterranean region

  15. Which one of the following is the aboriginal tribe of Malaysia?

    1. Ainu

    2. Fula

    3. Sakai

    4. Onge