Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 96 of 118)

  1. Which one of the following is associated with Indian Agriculture?

    1. ICAR

    2. I. C. C R

    3. ICMR

    4. I. C. W. A

  2. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I List-II
    1. Ferozabad

    2. Mirzapur

    3. Jaipur

    4. Trivandrum

    1. Pottery

    2. Glass Bangles

    3. Wood carving

    4. Gems Industry

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  3. The refining capacity of crude oil is highest in the

    1. Haldia oil refinery

    2. Mathura oil refinery

    3. Gujarat oil refinery

    4. Vishakhapatnam oil refinery

  4. Which one of the following statements is correct?

    1. Diamonds occur in the sediments of Cuddapah Series

    2. Natural gas occurs in the Gondwana beds

    3. Mica occurs in abundance at Kodarma

    4. Dharwars are famous for petroleum

  5. The portions marked in the given rough outline map of India indicate-the distribution of A

    1. coal-fields

    2. hydel power plants

    3. oil-fields

    4. iron-ore deposits

  6. The group of States which has forest coverage of more than 75% of the total geographical area is

    1. Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland

    2. Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland

    3. Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Nagaland

    4. Arunachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh

    Nagaland

  7. Which one of the following is not a causative factor with respect to poor coverage of forest area in Jammu and Kashmir?

    1. Low amount of rainfall

    2. Large area under cultivation

    3. Steep barren slopes

    4. Snow covered peaks

  8. The coal mines of Corrigenda are situated in

    1. Kazakhstan

    2. Azerbaijan

    3. Uzbekistan

    4. Georgia

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

    List-I (Industries) List-II (place)
    1. Lac

    2. Mineral oil

    3. Heavy Engineering

    4. Railway wagon

    1. Jhalda

    2. Ranchi

    3. Kadi

    4. Pimpri

    5. Perambur

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    • Assertion (A): On the Interrupted Sinusoidal Projection, shapes of continents are much improved as compared to those of the Sinusoidal Projection.
    • Reason (R): The Interrupted Sinusoidal Projection employs several straight line meridians, one for each continent.
    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 the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): There are regional disparities in the spatial organizations of economy.
    • Reason (R): Interactions among inherent factors in economic activities affect the texture of spatial organization.
    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 the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): A negligible proportion of the people of the hot desert regions of the world are engaged in industrial pursuits.
    • Reason (R): Those regions are very poorly endowed with mineral and/or energy resources.
    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 the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): When British rule ended in India, many Anglo-Indians migrated to Australia.
    • Reason (R): Some migrations are caused by religious attraction.
    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 the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Oceans are always shown in blue in coloured maps.
    • Reason (R): It indicates the natural colour of oceans.
    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 the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): More cyclones hit the eastern coast of India than the western coast.
    • Reason (R): The eastern coast of India lies in the path of the North-East trade wind.
    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 the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true