Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 99 of 118)

  1. In Christaller's Central P theory for organization of settlements, K = 4 denotes

    1. Transport principle

    2. Market principle

    3. Administrative principle

    4. Economic principles

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

    List-I (Characteristic) List-II (Area in which its exists)
    1. Asthenosphere

    2. Inversion

    3. Lithosphere

    4. Mantle

    1. Troposphere (Lower part)

    2. The oceanic part of the earth

    3. Mantle of the earth (upper part)

    4. Solid earth

    5. Mantle of thee earth (lower part)

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 5
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 5
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 5
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
  3. Which of the following are correctly matched?

      • EC Semple
      • (Influence of Geographic Environment)
      • CO Sauer
      • (The Morphology of Land scapa)
      • RE Dickinson
      • (The Nature of Geography)
      • E Huntington
      • (Civilization and Climate)

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 3

    2. 2 and 3

    3. 1, 2

    4. 1 and 4

  4. Match List I with List I and select the correct answer:

    List-I List-II
    1. Ozone Hole

    2. Greenhouse effect

    3. Global warming

    4. Albedo

    1. Difference in the outgoing and incoming long wave radiation of the atmosphere

    2. Acceleration of ozone de-structure

    3. Increase in the carbon dioxide level

    4. Ratio of reflected radiation to radiation received

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
  5. Which of the following deposition landforms are produced by glaciers?

    1. Roches moutonnces

    2. Outwash plains

    3. Eskers

    4. U-shaped valleys

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 2 and 3

    3. 3 and 4

    4. 1 and 4

  6. Match List I with List II and select the correct answers:

    List-I (landform type) List-II (location)
    1. Mariana trench

    2. Sunda trench

    3. Puerto Rica trench

    4. Carlsberg ridge

    1. Indian Ocean

    2. West-Pacific Ocean

    3. Arabian Sea

    4. Atlantic Ocean

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
  7. Match list I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Continents) List-II (Deserts)
    1. Asia

    2. Africa

    3. North America

    4. South America

    1. Atacama

    2. Mojave

    3. Kalahari

    4. Gobi

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
  8. Playas are depressions formed due to

    1. deflating action of winds

    2. glacial erosion

    3. river erosion

    4. marine erosion

  9. Which of the following towns are not associated with silk weaving industry r India?

    1. Murshidabad

    2. Ludhiana

    3. Vadodara

    4. Ambala

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1, 2 and 4

    3. 1, 2 and 3

    4. 1, 3 and 4

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

    List-I (Location of from and Steel Plants) List-II (Countries/Companies associated with)
    1. Bhilai

    2. Rourkela

    3. Durgapur

    4. Burnpur

    1. Indian Iron and Steel Co

    2. Russia

    3. Germany

    4. Great Britain

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
  11. Consider the fo1low places:

    1. Ghazithad

    2. Siliguri

    3. Pune

    4. Rourkela

    Place (s) better suited for the location of cement industry would include

    1. l and 4

    2. 3 and 4

    3. 3 alone

    4. 4 alone

  12. Consider the following states

    1. Uttar Pradesh

    2. Bihar

    3. Kerala

    4. West Bengal

    The correct sequence of the ascending order of population density, as per 1991 census, of these state is

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 1, 3, 2, 4

    3. 2, 1, 3, 4

    4. 2, 1, 4, 3

  13. Which of the following statements regarding literate soils of

    1. Laterites are generally red hi colour.

    2. Laterites are rich in nitrogen and potash.

    3. These are welt developed in Rajasthan and UP.

    4. Tapioca and cashew nuts grow welt on this soil.

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 1 and 4

    3. 2, 3 and 4

    4. 2 and 3

  14. The proportion of Scheduled Tribe population to the total population is highest in

    1. Manipur

    2. Meghalaya

    3. Madhya Pradesh

    4. Nagaland

  15. The growth of population in India was negative in which one of the following Censual Decades

    1. 1901 to 1911

    2. 1911 to 1921

    3. 1971 to 1981

    4. None of the above