Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 88 of 118)

  1. Consider the following measures:

    1. Creation of mass awareness on the need for conservation of petroleum

    2. Promotion of measures to curb wasteful practices

    3. Reducing the number of vehicles and engines using petrol

    4. Improving the oil use efficiency of equipments devices and vehicles

    5. Research and development for improving oil use efficiency

    The measures adopted by the Petroleum

    Conservation Research Association of

    India to conserve petroleum, include

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 2, 3, 4 and 5

    3. 1, 3, 4 and 5

    4. 1, 2, 4 and 5

  2. Copper is produced in

    1. Rajasthan and Bihar

    2. Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan

    3. Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan

    4. Orissa, Rajasthan, Bihar and Uttar

    Pradesh

  3. The clustered pattern of a village depends upon

    1. distance between villages

    2. placing of tenements

    3. population of a village

    4. location of settlements

  4. Which of the following pairs are correctly matched?

      • Okha
      • Salt
      • Bastar
      • Mica
      • Jodhpur
      • Gypsum
      • Nasik
      • Chromite

    Which is correct

    1. 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1, 3 and 4

    3. 1, 2 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  5. The greater potential for the generation of tidal power in India is available in the

    1. Malabar coast

    2. Konkan coast

    3. Gujarat coast

    4. Coromandal coast

  6. The following are the important events in coal mining in India:

    1. The first production of coal at Raniganj

    2. The establishment of Coal India Limited

    3. Nationalisation of coal mines

    4. Establishment of Neyveli Lignite

    Corporation

    Their correct chronological sequencers

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 2, 1, 3, 4

    3. 1, 2, 4, 3

    4. 2, 1, 4, 3

  7. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer

    List-I List-II
    1. Ranchi

    2. Perambur

    3. Narora

    4. Bhopal

    1. Intergral coach

    2. Heavy electricals

    3. Heavy engg.

    4. Atomic Power.

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
  8. Consider the following states:

    1. Maharashtra

    2. Gujarat

    3. West Bengal

    4. Tamil Nadu

    As per the 1991 census, the correct sequence in DESCENDING order of these states in terms of the number of workers employed in industries is

    1. 1, 3, 2, 4

    2. 1, 2, 4, 3

    3. 3, 1, 2, 4

    4. 3, 2, 1, 4

  9. Consider the following states:

    1. Kerala

    2. Goa

    3. Mizoram

    4. Nagaland

    As per 1991 census, the correct sequence in DESCENDING order of female literacy rate in these states is

    1. 5, 2, 4, 3

    2. 2, 1, 3, 4

    3. 1, 3, 2, 4

    4. 1, 2, 3, 4

  10. In terms of value, India is the largest exporter of

    1. textiles

    2. gems and jewellery

    3. engineering goods

    4. agricultural products

  11. In terms of absolute numbers, which one of the following pairs of states has a higher level of Scheduled Castes population than the rest?

    1. Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan

    2. Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal

    3. Uttar Pradesh and Bihar

    4. Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh

  12. Consider the following states:

    1. Gujarat

    2. Karnataka

    3. Maharashtra

    4. Tamil Nadu

    As per 1991 census, the correct sequence in DESCENDING order of the level of urbanization of these states is

    1. 1, 3, 4, 2

    2. 3, 4, 2, 1

    3. 3, 1, 4, 2

    4. 4, 3, 1, 2