Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 63 of 118)

    • Assertion (A): Areas of dense population in Asia lie between 10 and 40 North latitudes.
    • Reason (R): These areas have monsoon climate.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The atmosphere is said to be conditionally unstable when the lapse rate is between the dry adiabatic lapse rate and the wet adiabatic lapse rate.
    • Reason (R): The wet adiabatic lapse rate is always greater than the dry adiabatic lapse rate.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The population of the world has experienced an unprecedented growth during in 20th century.
    • Reason (R): Death rate fell significantly during the 20th century due to development of health services.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Japan is one of the leading industrial countries of the world.
    • Reason (R): It has a large mineral resource base.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Plantation agriculture is highly developed in South-east Asia.
    • Reason (R): South-east Asia remained under the European colonial rule for a long time.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Assam grows maximum tea in India.
    • Reason (R): A lot of cheap tribal labour is available.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Areas along the equator record the highest temperature through out the year.
    • Reason (R): On the equator, days and nights are equal for the largest part of the year.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Thunderstorm activity in India is characteristic of the pre-and post monsoon periods.
    • Reason (R): These are of the periods of transition between the seasonal circulations.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Cotton cultivation in Egypt is largely concentrated in the upper Nile valley.
    • Reason (R): Cotton cultivation requires fertile clayey soil, abundant sunshine, frost-free weather and cheap labour.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The Great Dividing Range of Australia is an example of a block mountain.
    • Reason (R): It was uplifted by the Alpien earth movements.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): About 80% of Canadian manufacturing is concentrated in South Ontario and St. Lawrence lowland region.
    • Reason (R): There are abundant deposits of coal in the South Ontario and St. Lawrence lowland region.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The Mediterranean regions of the Northern Hemisphere specialize in horticulture.
    • Reason (R): The climatic conditions in the Mediterranean regions are favourable.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): India has a tropical monsoon climate.
    • Reason (R): India is located within tropical latitudes.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The eastern coast of India is affected by tropical cyclones more than the western coast.
    • Reason (R): Tropical cyclores originate only in the Bay of Bengal.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Equatorial region is called ‘the region of debilitation’
    • Reason (R): The Equatorial region has unit formally unfavorable climatic conditions.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The Regur soils of the Deccan Plateau are black in colour.
    • Reason (R): They contain a lot of humus.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

  1. The molten igneous material is called

    1. Mantle

    2. Magma

    3. Sial

    4. Sima