Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 7 of 118)

  1. Which country is the largest producer of Iron and Steel in the world?

    1. India

    2. China

    3. USA

    4. UK

    Answer: b

  2. India is an important iron and steel producing country in the world yet; we are not able to perform to our full potential largely due to:

    1. High costs and limited availability of coking coal

    2. Lower productivity of labour

    3. Irregular supply of energy

    4. Poor infrastructure.

    Which is incorrect?

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 2 and 3

    3. 1 and 4

    4. none of these

    Answer: d

  3. Salem steel plant is located in:

    1. Andhra Pradesh

    2. Tamil Nadu

    3. Karnataka

    4. Kerala

    Answer: b

  4. Jamshedpur, Bokaro, Bhadrawati are important centers of:

    1. Cotton textile industries

    2. Iron and steel industries

    3. Watch making industries

    4. All of the above

    Answer: b

  5. TISCO (Tata iron and steel company limited) is situated at

    1. Sakchi

    2. Kolkatta

    3. Bokaro

    4. Nagpur

    Answer: a

  6. Which of the following is not a raw material for iron & steel industry?

    1. Iron ore

    2. Coal

    3. Silicon

    4. Limestone

    Answer: c

  7. Manchester in England is famous for:

    1. Textiles

    2. Iron & Steel

    3. Aluminium

    4. Copper

    Answer: a

  8. Which city is known as “Manchester of Japan”

    1. Tokyo

    2. Osaka

    3. Hokido

    4. Kinki

    Answer: b

  9. TISCO is situated in:

    1. Bihar

    2. Jharkhand

    3. West Bengal

    4. Orissa

    Answer: b

  10. The important centers of Iron and steel industry in India are:

    1. Bhilai, Durgapur, Jaipur, Kanpur, Bhadrawati

    2. Bhilai, Durgapur, Burnpur, Jamshedpur, Rourkela

    3. Vijaynagar, Salem, Bokaro, Delhi, Mumbai

    4. Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Chandigarh

    Answer: b