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Indian Indian Geography Mock Test-50

Question No:1

Consider the following statements,
1. Andaman and Nicobar islands lie close to equator and experience equatorial climate and has thick forest cover
2. Indian’s only active volcano is found on barren Island in Andaman and Nicobar group of Islands
Which of the following statements given above is /are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2



Question No:2

The western coastal strip, south of Goa is referred to as?

(A) Coromandel
(B) Kannad
(C) Konkan
(D) Northern Circar



Question No:3

Large Rivers such as the Mahanadi, the Godavari, the Krishna and Kaveri have formed extensive delta on which of the following coast?

(A) Coromandel
(B) Kannad
(C) Konkan
(D) Northern Circar



Question No:4

The movement of the plates results in the building up of stresses within the plates and the continental rocks above, leading to
1. Folding
2. Faulting
Volcanic activity
Choose the correct answer using codes given below:

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 3 only
(D) 1, 2 and 3



Question No:5

Consider the following statements,
1. Coral polyps are short-lived microscopic organism, Which live in colonies
2. They flourish in shallow, mud free and warm waters.
3. The coral secrection and their skeletons from coral deposits in the form of reefs:
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 1 and 3
(C) 1 and 2
(D) 1, 2 and 3



Question No:6

Consider the following statements,
1. The river Indus rises in Tibet near Lake Mansarowar
2. Flowing west, it enters India in the Ladakh district of Jammu and Kashmir
3. Several tributaries the Zaskar, the Nubra, the Shyok and the Hunza, join it in the Kashmir region
4. The Indus flows through Baltistan and Gilgit and Emergesfrom the mountains at Attock
Which of the following statements given above is /are correct?

(A) 1 and 2 only
(B) 2 and 3 only
(C) 1, 2 and 3
(D) 1, 2, 3 and 4



Question No:7

The Ganga is joined by many tributaries from the Himalayas and the main tributaries which come from the peninsular uplands are?
1. The Chambal
2. The Betwa
3. The son
4. The Kosi
Choose the correct answer using codes given below:

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 1, 2 and 3 only
(D) 1, 2, 3 and 4



Question No:8

Consider the following statements,
1. Enlarged with the waters from its right and left bank tributaries the Ganga flows eastwards till Farakka in West Bengal
2. The river bifurcates here: the Bhagirathi Hooghly (a distributary) flows southwards through the deltaic plains to the Bay of Bengal
3. The mainstream flows southwards into Bangladesh and joined by the Brahmaputra.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 1 and 3
(C) 2 and 3
(D) 1, 2 and 3



Question No:9

Consider the following statements,,
1. The Sunderland Delta derived its name from the Sundari tree which grows well in marshlands
2. It is the world’s largest and fastest growing delta
3. It is also the home of Royal Bengal tiger
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 1 and 3
(C) 2 and 3
(D) 1, 2 and 3



Question No:10

Consider the following statements,
1. Ambala is located on the water divided between the Indus and the Ganga river systems.
2. The river develops large meanders
which of the statement given above is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2



Question No:11

Consider the following statements,
1. The Brahmaputra rises in Tibet east of Manasarowar Lake very close to the surface of the Indus and the Sutluj and flows eastwards parallel to the Himalayas
2. On reaching the Namcha Barwa it takes a “U” turn and enters India in Arunachalpradesh through a goege
which of the statement given above is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2



Question No:12

Consider the following statements,
1. The Narmada raises in Amarkantak hills in Madhya Pradesh
2. The Narmada basin covers parts of Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra
3. The ‘marble rocks’ near Jabal pur where the Narmada fiows the through a deep gorge , and the ‘Dhuadhar falls’ where the river plunges over steep rocks
which of the statement given above is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) 1 and 3 only



Question No:13

which of the following is/are the west flowing rivers ?
1. Sabarmati
2. Mahi
3. Bharathpuzha
4. Peiyar
choose the correct answer using codes given below:

(A) 1 and 2 only
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 1, 2, 3 and 4
(D) 3 and 4 only



Question No:14

The Tungabhadra, the Koyana , the Ghatprabha, the musi and the Bhima are some of the tributaries of which one of the following rivers ?

(A) Maha Nadi
(B) Godavari
(C) Krishna
(D) Kaveri



Question No:15

Consider the following statements,
1. The river Kaveri makes the second biggest waterfall in India , known as Sivasamudram
2. Thehydroelectric power generated from the falls is supplied to Mysore, Banglore and the Kolar Gold field
which of the statement given above is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2



Question No:16

Hajong Lake , which is popularly known as the tortoise lake is located in which state ?

(A) Kerala
(B) Assam
(C) West Bengal
(D) Tamil Nadu



Question No:17

The Chambal river does not flow through which one of the following states ?

(A) Madhya Pradesh
(B) Rajasthan
(C) Haryana
(D) Sikkim



Question No:18

The Shubhamsari (Subansiri) project, is the 2000 MW hydroelectric project is coming up in which of the following states ?

(A) Tripura
(B) Arunachal Pradesh
(C) Haryana
(D) Sikkim



Question No:19

The Great Artesian Basin, one of the largest and deepest underground water reservoirs in the world is located in —

(A) Australia
(B) USA
(C) China
(D) Japan



Question No:20

The wallance Line is a boundry that separates the ecozones of —?

(A) Asia and Europe
(B) Europe and Africa
(C) Asia and Australia
(D) North America and South America