Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 68 of 118)

  1. The Indus and Brahmputra rivers are examples of

    1. subsequent drainage

    2. super-imposed drainage

    3. consequent drainage

    4. antecedent drainage

  2. What is the correct descending order of the following states area-wise?

    1. Andhra Pradesh

    2. Bihar

    3. Madhya Pradesh

    4. UP.

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 2, 3, 4, 1

    3. 4, 3, 2, 1

    4. 3, 4, 1, 2

  3. Which one of the following states does not form part of the Narmada basin?

    1. Madhya Pradesh

    2. Rajasthan

    3. Gujarat

    4. Maharashtra

  4. Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

      • Kosi
      • Consequent river
      • Narmada
      • Rift valley river
      • Suttej
      • Antecedent river
      • Ghaggbai
      • River with eodoreic drainage
  5. The alluvial soils of the Gangetk Valley are described as

    1. Intrazonal

    2. Azonal

    3. Zonal

    4. None of the above

  6. The following factors have caused water logging in the black: Lava soil of Deccan:

    1. Introduction of irrigation

    2. Sugarcane cultivation

    3. High rainfall

    Select the correct answer from the codes given below

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 1 and 2

    3. only 1

    4. 1 and 3

  7. The typical area of ‘sal’ forest in the Indian Peninsular upland occurs

    1. on the Western Chats

    2. between the Tapti and the Narmada

    3. to the North-east of the Godavari

    4. on the Malwa Plateau

  8. Which of the following are the rivers at the delta mouths of which mangroves occur in abundance?

    1. Narmada

    2. Subamarekha

    3. Krishna

    4. Ganga

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below

    1. 1 and 3

    2. 3 and 4

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 1, 3 and 4

  9. I. R. 20 and Ratna are two important High Yielding Varieties of

    1. wheat

    2. bajra

    3. paddy

    4. jowar

  10. In respect of which one of the following crops the Green Revolution in India had limited impact?

    1. maize

    2. wheat

    3. rice

    4. pulses

  11. Which of the following forest species is not characteristic of the deciduous forests?

    1. Teak

    2. Sal

    3. Sandalwood

    4. Deodar

  12. Tuticorin, an important fishing harbour of India, is situated along the

    1. Malabar Coast

    2. Coromandel Coast

    3. Konkan Coast

    4. Gulf of Kutch Coast

  13. The most important fisheries in India are

    1. deep-sea

    2. offshore

    3. natural inland

    4. cultural inland

  14. The following states produce coal. Identify the correct order in which they are arranged as per their importance

    1. West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa, Madhya Pradesh

    2. Bihar, West Bengal, Orissa, Madhya Pradesh

    3. Orissa, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar

    4. Bihar, Orissa, Madhya Pradesh, West

    Bengal

  15. Which of the following has a potentiality for harnessing of tidal energy in India?

    1. Gulf of Cambay

    2. Gulf of Mannar

    3. Backwaters of Kerala

    4. Chilka lake