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Indian Geography Mock Test-14

Question No:1

India was part of an ancient super continent called Gondwanaland it included present day

(A) South Africa
(B) Africa
(C) Australia
(D) All of these



Question No:2

which plateau lies between the Aravali and the vindhya ranges

(A) Malwa plateau
(B) Chhota Nagpur plateau
(C) Deccan plateau
(D) peninsular plateau



Question No:3

which state of India has borders with three countries namely Nepal , Bhutan and Chaina ?

(A) Arunachal Pradesh
(B) Andhra Pradesh
(C) West Bengal
(D) Sikkim



Question No:4

Which state is the largest producer of tobacco in India ?

(A) Gujarat
(B) Andhra pradesh
(C) Karnataka
(D) Madhya Pradesh



Question No:5

One horned rhinoceros is found in the following state ?

(A) Arunachal Pradesh
(B) West bengal and Assam
(C) Arunachal Pradesh and Assam
(D) West Bengal and Tripura



Question No:6

State with the highest and lowest density of population in India are respectively —

(A) Uttar Pradesh and Sikkim
(B) West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh
(C) Uttar Pradesh and Sikkim
(D) West Bengal and Sikkim



Question No:7

Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below —
a. Hirakud project
1. West Bengal
b. Haldia Refinery
2. Orrisa
c. Tarapur Nuclerstation
3. Karnataka
d. Kudremukh Hills
4. Maharashtra
Codes: A B C D

(A) 2 1 3 4
(B) 1 2 4 3
(C) 2 1 4 3
(D) 1 2 3 4



Question No:8

Green Index has been developed by –

(A) World Bank’s environmentally and socially sustainable development dicision
(B) United Nations environment programme
(C) United Nations development programme
(D) Kyoto protocol



Question No:9

which of the following is not included in Human Development Index ?

(A) Life Expectancy
(B) Real per Capita Income
(C) Social Inequality
(D) Adult Literacy



Question No:10

Which of the following rivers does not fall into river Yamuna ?

(A) Ken
(B) Betwa
(C) Son
(D) Chambal



Question No:11

Which of the following dams is not on Narmada River ?

(A) Bargi
(B) Omkareshwar
(C) Indira Sagar
(D) Ban Sagar



Question No:12

Which National park/Santuary has been selected to house Gir lions ?

(A) Pench
(B) Kanha
(C) Bandhavgarh
(D) Ban sagar



Question No:13

During which decade did the population record a negative growth rate in India ?

(A) 1921-31
(B) 1911-21
(C) 1941-51
(D) 1931-41



Question No:14

Which Central Government Agency is responsible for the mapping and exploration of minerals ?

(A) The Geological Survey of India
(B) Surveyor General of India
(C) National mineral development corporation Ltd.
(D) Indian Bureau of mines



Question No:15

which of the following sub-race belong to mongoloids ?

(A) Bantu
(B) Eskimoid
(C) Nordic
(D) Aipine



Question No:16

consider the following statements :
1. The masai is a tribe of settled cultivators who once wandered with their herds with the cattle in the central highlands of East Africa.
2. The cattle kept by the masaiare the Zebu cattle with the hump and long horns
which of the statement is/ are correct ?

(A) Only 1
(B) Neither 1 or 2
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Only 2



Question No:17

which of the following are not the pastoral Nomads ?

(A) Pygmies
(B) Kazaks
(C) Masai
(D) Lapps



Question No:18

The world’s most commercial fishing grounds are located in :

(A) Cool water of the Northern Hemisphere in comparatively higher latitudes
(B) Cool waters of the Northern Hemisphere in comparatively lower latitudes
(C) Both above mentioned areas
(D) A widespread area near the poles



Question No:19

Territorial waters of India extends up to

(A) 5 Nautical Miles
(B) 12 Nautical Miles
(C) 15 Nautical Miles
(D) 2 Nautical Miles