Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 91 of 118)

    • Assertion (A): In India, per hectare production of sugarcane is the highest in the world.
    • Reason (R): India has about one-third of the world's sugarcane area.
    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 concept of Ice Age was first put forward by

    1. Louis Agassiz

    2. Jean de Charpentier

    3. James Geike

    4. De Geer

  2. ‘Water table’ refers to

    1. the lower limit of the zone of saturation

    2. the upper limit of the zone of saturation

    3. seepage of water into fissures lying underground

    4. the contact zone of the permeable and impermeable rocks

  3. Population explosion is associated with

    1. high birth rate and low death rate

    2. high birth rate and high death rate

    3. low birth rate and high death rate

    4. low birth rate and low death rate

  4. Which one of the following is NOT a soil forming process

    1. Weathering

    2. Translocation

    3. Gleying

    4. Hydration

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

    List-I List-II
    1. Nubian Desert

    2. Sinai Desert

    3. Rub-al Khali

    4. Dusht-e-Let

    1. Egypt

    2. Sudan

    3. Iran

    4. Saudi Arabia

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  6. Which of the following are examples of pen plains? Plains of

    1. Central Russia

    2. Paris Basin

    3. Eastern England

    4. Upper Mississippi Basin

    Select the correct answer

    1. 2 and 3

    2. 1, 2 and 4

    3. 1, 3 and 4

    4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

  7. The greatest concentration of China's coal deposits is in

    1. Hopei

    2. Shantung

    3. Shanshi and Shensi

    4. Szechwan

  8. The shaded protion in the given map is

    1. Veld region

    2. Lake Rudolf

    3. Shott plateau

    4. Chad basin

  9. Fiords are very typical of the

    1. Alaskan coast

    2. Spanish coast

    3. Norwegian coast

    4. Peruvian coast

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

    List-I (Era) List-II (Period/Epoch)
    1. Palaeozoic

    2. Mesozoic

    3. Pre-Cambrian

    4. Cenozoic

    1. Triassic

    2. Archaean

    3. Oligocene

    4. Devonian

    5. Neocene

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

    List-I (Landforms) List-II (Associated features)
    1. Stalactite

    2. Solanchak

    3. Shott

    4. Sill

    1. Saline soil

    2. Limestone

    3. Volcanic rock

    4. Salt lake

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  12. While explaining spatial interaction, Edward Ullmann introduced the concept of

    1. transport network

    2. functional classification

    3. transferability

    4. social physics

  13. The agricultural density of population is represented by

    1. Total population Total area

    2. Total population Total cultivated area

    3. Total population engaged in agriculture Total cultivated area

    4. Total cultivators

    Net sown area

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

    List-I List-II
    1. Bushman

    2. Pygmy

    3. Eskimo

    4. Gond

    1. N/A

    2. N/A

    3. N/A

    4. N/A

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