Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 76 of 118)

    • Assertion (A): The equatorial forest in the world is dense and impenetrable with many types of plants.
    • Reason (R): The enormous growth of vegetation in this region is due to extremely warm and humid 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 people who depend upon tropical crops suffer from malnutritio.
    • Reason (R): The tropical crops are rich in carbohydrate
    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): Brock has included South African the occidental culture realm.
    • Reason (R): The British and the Dutch have superimposed western culture on South Africa.
    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 is graded according to staples.
    • Reason (R): The staples mean the degree of whiteness of threads.
    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): Commercial fisheries have not developed in the tropics.
    • Reason (R): The demand for marine food from low income population is low in the tropics
    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): Paper industry is located mainly along the southern edge of the coniferous forest belt in North Americ.
    • Reason (R): These areas have abundant raw materials and water power.
    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): Africa has immense natural resources andyst it is industrially the most backward continent.
    • Reason (R): The continent had been under 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): The Rajasthan desert is covered with shifting sand dunes.
    • Reason (R): For want of rain and surface flowing of water, the work of wind is felt every where.
    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 demand of potash fertilizers in India is met by indigenous production.
    • Reason (R): India's requirements of potash fertilizers have been very small.
    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's cement producing capacity is concentrated in Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Karnataka.
    • Reason (R): Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and Karnataka have bulk of the limestone resources of India.
    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): Sex ratio in Kerala, southern most part of Tamil Nadu, north eastern Madhya Pradesh and some parts of UP, is above 1000.
    • Reason (R): The death rate among the males is high in the said regions.
    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 presence of incised meanders indicates that the area has experienced

    1. ecstatic changes

    2. glaciations in the past

    3. rejuvenation

    4. faulting

  2. Which one of the following sequences of types of clouds would one meet, 500 meters above mean sea level?

    1. Stratus, Nimbus, Cirro-stratus, Cirrocumulus

    2. Nimbus, Cirro-stratus, Cirrocumulus, Stratus

    3. Cirrocumulus, Stratus, Nimbus, Cirronimbus

    4. Stratus, Cirro-stratus, Nimbus

    Cirrocumulus

  3. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists.

    List-I (Ocean Ridge) List-II (Ocean)
    1. Wyville thompson Ridge

    2. East Jan Mayer Ridge

    3. New Zealand Ridge

    4. Chagos-St Paul Ridge

    1. Indian Ocean

    2. Pacific Ocean

    3. Arctic Ocean

    4. Antarctic Ocean

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 5
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 4
      • 5
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
  4. The area marked X in the sketch map belongs to the tribe called

    1. Bushman

    2. Pygmy

    3. Masai

    4. Bedouin