Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 57 of 118)

  1. According to Census of India 1991, which one of the following pairs of states had a lower sex-ratio than the other three pairs?

    1. Punjab and Haryana

    2. Haryana and Madhya Pradesh

    3. Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka

    4. Punjab and Rajasthan

  2. Budapest, Bucharest, Vienna and Belgrade are four cities located on or near vier Danube. In the given map, these four cities have been labelled respectively as

    1. 2, 4, 1 and 3

    2. 2, 4, 3 and 1

    3. 4, 2, 1 and 3

    4. 4, 2, 3 and 1

  3. Match the areas labelled as 1, 2, 3 and 4 in the given rough map of India with the following characteristics

    1. Tropical dry deciduous forest

    2. Mixed red and black soils

    3. Hallikar cattle breed

    4. Cultivated area > 60% of total

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 3 1 4 2

    2. 1 3 4 2

    3. 1 3 2 4

    4. 3 1 2 4

  4. Which one of the following is the correct sequence of cloud forms in ascending order of their heights from the ground?

    1. Cirrus, cumulus, stratus

    2. Cumulus, stratus, cirrus

    3. Stratus, cirrus, cumulus

    4. Stratus, cumulus, cirrus

  5. Consider the following statements about the Central Place

    1. It provides an account of the size and distribution of settlements.

    2. It assumes that shop-owners and consumers are rational persons.

    3. It is based on octagonal network.

    4. It is based on three orders settlements.

    Of these statements:

    1. 1, 2 and 3 are correct

    2. 2, 3 and 4 are correct

    3. 1, 2 and 4 are correct

    4. 1, 3 and 4 are correct

  6. Which of the following pairs are correctly matched?

      • Primary sex ratio
      • Sex at the time of conception
      • Secondary sex ratio
      • Sex at the time of birth
      • Tertiary sex ratio
      • Sex at the time of enumeration
      • Imbalanced sex ratio
      • Sex of workers

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1, 3 and 4

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  7. Consider the following states:

    1. Goa

    2. Andhra Pradesh

    3. Orissa

    4. West Bengal

    The correct sequence of these states in ascending order in terms of mangrove vegetation coverage is:

    1. 2, 1, 3, 4

    2. 1, 2, 3, 4

    3. 2, 1, 4, 3

    4. 1, 2, 4, 3

  8. A cold local wind draining occasionally down the Rhone valley is known as

    1. Chinook

    2. Mistral

    3. Bora

    4. Blizzard

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

    List-I (Tribe) List-II (Region/Country)
    1. Hottentot

    2. Inuit

    3. Berber

    4. Yakut

    1. Siberia

    2. Libya

    3. Canada

    4. South Africa

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
  10. Which one of the following represent the correct sequence of descending order of population size of the four given mega cities of the world?

    1. Tokyo-Mexico city-New York Mumbai

    2. Mexico city-Tokyo-Mumbai New York

    3. Mexico city-Tokyo-New York-Mumbai

    4. Tokyo-Mexico city-Mumbai

    New York

  11. The correct sequence of the given states in descending order with respect to production of Bajra is:

    1. Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh

    2. Rajasthan, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra

    3. Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh

    4. Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh

    Maharashtra

  12. Which of the following statements regarding Fjords are correct?

    1. Most of the Fjords were formed due to a rise in sea level after the melting of Pleistocene ice-sheets

    2. It is an emergent coast which originally was a sub merged glaciated valley.

    3. It is a long, narrow inlet of the sea bounded by steep mountain slopes extending to considerable depths.

    4. It is a glaciated valley that has been inundated by the sea and forms a deep steep-sided coastal inlet.

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1, 3 and 4

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  13. A rough map of Southern portion of Africa is shown in the figure. In this map, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe have been labelled respectively

    1. 4, 1 2, and 3

    2. 4, 1, 3 and 2

    3. 1, 4, 3 and 2

    4. 1, 4, 2 and 3

  14. Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?

      • Masai
      • Patagonia
      • Kirghiz
      • Kazakastan
      • Melanesians
      • Malaysia
      • Pygmies
      • Tanzania
  15. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Mango verities) List-II (State related with its production)
    1. Neelam

    2. Alphonso

    3. Himasgar

    4. Deseri

    1. Uttar Pradesh

    2. Andhra Pradesh

    3. Maharasthra

    4. West Bengal

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4