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Indian Indian Geography Mock Test-59

Question No:1

which one among the following statements is not correct ?

(A) More than 50% of world’s animal species are found in tropical rain forest
(B) One-third of land surface is arid or semi-arid
(C) Floating plants (phytoplankton) in the ocean produce over half the world’s oxygen
(D) World’s important desert are located across the equator

Question No:2

which one among the following is the major reason for low agricultural productivity in dry regions of India ?

(A) Constraints of financial resources
(B) Rural indebtness
(C) Dependence on erratic monsoon
(D) Small size of landholdings

Question No:3

The Suez Canal , the Strait of Hormuz and the strait of Gibraltar are important because they

(A) Prevent attacks on bordering nations
(B) Prohibit the movement of Ships Carrying nuclear weapons
(C) Unite Russian access to water points
(D) Control access to vital trade routes

Question No:4

Consider the following the statements,
1. Agriculture in monsoon Asia is characterized by the predominance of food crop cultivation.
2. Farming in monsoon Asia is meant for subsistence purpose
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?
Choose the correct answer using codes given below:

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

Question No:5

In which one among the following states is the Dihang-Dihang Biosphere Reserve located?

(A) Uttarakhand
(B) Assam
(C) Orissa
(D) Arunachal Pradesh

Question No:6

Which one among the following is the correct order of the states through which the river Chambal flows?

(A) Madhya Pradesh—Uttar Pradesh—Rajasthan
(B) Madhya Pradesh—Gujarat—Rajasthan
(C) Rajasthan—Madhya Pradesh – Bihar
(D) Gujarat—Madhya Pradesh—Uttar Pradesh

Question No:7

Regur soil is ideally suited for the growth of which one among the following crops?

(A) Ground nut
(B) Wheat
(C) Rice
(D) Cotton

Question No:8

Which one among the following water bodies seperates the Andaman Islands from Nicobar Islands?

(A) 11 degree channel
(B) 10 degree channel
(C) Gulf of Mannar
(D) Andaman sea

Question No:9

Which one among the following is an environment- friendly activity?

(A) Buring of waste polythene and plastics for their disposal
(B) Use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides to increases crop productivity
(C) Burning of biomass as fuel
(D) Use of biogas as fuel

Question No:10

Which one among the following parts of India falls under earthquake zone ?

(A) Western Ghats
(B) Indo-Gangatic basin
(C) Vindhyan region
(D) North-eastern region

Question No:11

Arrange the following National parks of India on the basis of their location beginning from North to south:
1. Indravati
2. Bandhavgarh
3. Bandipur
4. Kanha

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

Question No:12

Which one among of the following is not biodegradable?

(A) Woollen mat
(B) Silver foil
(C) Leather bag
(D) Jute basket

Question No:13

Deltas are common in India for the east-flowing river system, whereas they are nearly absent on the west coast, because west-flowing rivers?

(A) Are few
(B) Have lesser water volume and carry less run off silt
(C) Originate in dry Areas
(D) Originate largely in the western Ghats and have a short distance to cover to the sea

Question No:14

Which of the following statements with regard to rain fall in India is/are correct
1. Most of the rainfall in India is due to the south-west monsoon
2. In south India, rainfall decreases away from the eastern Ghats
Select the correct answer using the code given below?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

Question No:15

Tsunamis are caused by?

(A) Hurricanes
(B) Earth quakes
(C) Under sea landslides
(D) Volcanic eruptions

Question No:16

If the movement of the Earth’s curst or a major climatic change makes an old stream young, it is called

(A) Consequent stream
(B) Rejuvenation
(C) Subsequent stream
(D) Aggradations

Question No:17

The jet streams are

(A) Wind system with a pronounced seasonal reverse at a direction
(B) Winds blowing from the subtropical high pressure belts towards the subpolar low pressure belts
(C) Narrow meandering bands of swift winds which blow in the mid latitudes near the tropopause and encircle the globe
(D) Winds blowing from the sub-polar to low-pressure belts towards the subtropical high pressure belts

Question No:18

An earth quakes epicenter is the ?

(A) Point where the seismograph is located
(B) Point within the earth where the movement along the fault occurs
(C) Approximate center of a group of related earthquake
(D) Point on the surface directly above where the rupture along the fault zone occurs

Question No:19

Which of the following
1. Andaman sea
2. Aral sea
3. Sea of Azov
4. Bering Sea
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

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

Question No:20

Which one of the following is not associated with monsoon climate in India?

(A) EI Nino temporary warm currents
(B) South-equatorial warm currents of Indian oceans
(C) Western in disturbances
(D) Cyclones of Bay of Bengal