Competitive Exams: Geography MCQs (Practice-Test 84 of 118)

  1. The most important pelagic fish found in the North Sea adjacent to the UK is

    1. cod

    2. halibut

    3. herring

    4. mackerel

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

    List-I (Place) List-II (Industry)
    1. Anand

    2. Tirunelveli

    3. Ramagundam

    4. Varanasi

    1. Cotton Textile

    2. Fertilizer

    3. Locomotives

    4. Dairy

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
  3. The ratio of the ‘map length’ of the equator and the meridian is; in the

    1. Mercator's Projection

    2. Sinusoidal Projection

    3. Cylindrical Equal-Area Projection

    4. Simple Conical Projection with one standard parallel

  4. Which of the following pairs are correctly matched?

      • Ekibartuz
      • Coal
      • Kursk
      • Copper.
      • Tyumen
      • Oil and natural gas
      • Zaporozhye
      • Aluminium

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1, 3 and 4

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  5. Le Hare bank is a fishing bank in

    1. North Pacific coast

    2. South Pacific coast

    3. North Atlantic coast

    4. South Atlantic coast

  6. Which one of the following states has the highest proportion of Christians?

    1. Goa

    2. Kerala

    3. Mizoram

    4. Nagaland

  7. Which one of the following map projections look like a photograph of the earth grid taken from a considerable distance/height?

    1. Gnomonic

    2. Orthomorphic

    3. Stereographic

    4. Orthographic

  8. In the given map of Europe, Liechtenstein, Andorra, Luxembourg and Monaco, have been labelled respectively as

    1. 4, 2, 3 and 1

    2. 2, 4, 3 and 1

    3. 2, 4, 1 and 3

    4. 4, 2, 1 and 3

  9. The per-capita hydel power output is the highest in

    1. Japan

    2. Norway

    3. Sweden

    4. USA

  10. Which of the following pairs arc correctly matched as per 1991 Census?

      • Highest population density
      • West Bengal
      • Highest population growth rate
      • Uttar Pradesh
      • Lowest female literacy
      • Rajasthan
      • Highest literacy rate
      • Kerala

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1, 3 and 4

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 3

  11. In the given map of Antarctic Continent, Dakshin Gangotri has been labelled as

    1. 1

    2. 2

    3. 3

    4. 4

  12. Match list I with list II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Dams & Waterfalls) List-II (Rivers)
    1. Hoover Dam

    2. Grand Cadge Dam

    3. Niagara Falls

    4. St. Anthony Falls

    1. Mississippi

    2. Sh Lawrence

    3. Colombia

    4. Colorado

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
  13. Which one of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched?

      • Tharu
      • Uttar Pradesh
      • Gaddi
      • Himachal Pradesh
      • Konyak
      • Kerala
      • Toda
      • Tamil Nadu
  14. Places marked as 1, 2, 3 and 4 in the given map are noted for the following industries.

    1. Iron and Steel

    2. Dairy Products

    3. Textile

    4. Wine

    Match the industry with the notation on the map and select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 4 3 1 2

    2. 4 3 2 1

    3. 3 4 2 1

    4. 3 4 1 2

  15. Which of the following cause (s) can be attributed to the decline of population in India between 1911 and 1921?

    1. Severa natural hazards

    2. Preventive checks

    3. International migration

    4. Epidemics

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 4 alone

    3. 2 alone

    4. 1 and 3