Indian Geography Mock Test-47

Question No:1

The gulf of Kutch is one of the two regions on west coast of India, identified suitable for tidal power station. Whhich among the following is the other one?

(A) Gulf of Khambhat
(B) Laccadive sea
(C) Gulf of Mannar
(D) None of them



Question No:2

Which among the following regions of Earth’s surface are called Horse Latitudes?

(A) Equatorial Low pressure Belt
(B) Sub Tropical High pressure Belt
(C) Sub polar low pressure Belt
(D) Polar Belts



Question No:3

Consider the following:
1. Strom Tides
2. Rip Tides
3. Tsunamis
which among the above are called Harbour waves ?

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



Question No:4

Consider the following statements:
1. Both plutonism and Volcanic Eruption involve cooling of Magma
2. Both plutonism and Volcanic Eruption involve bulk chemical changes
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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



Question No:5

Puncak jaya, which is the highest peak in South East Asia and only place in south east Asia where ice Glacier can be found is located in which among the following countries?

(A) Malaysia
(B) Indonesia
(C) Laos
(D) Brunei



Question No:6

Consider the following statements:
1. The land border of India is approximately twice of the coastline of the country
2. Largest state with coastline in India is Gujarat
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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



Question No:7

Which among the following country is not bigger than India in terms of total geographical area?

(A) Brazil
(B) Canada
(C) Australia
(D) South Africa



Question No:8

What fraction of total geographic area of the world is covered by India?

(A) 1.40%
(B) 2.40%
(C) 3.40%
(D) 4.40%



Question No:9

Consider the following statements regarding the western coastal plains of India:
1. The western coastal plains are known as Konkan from Daman to Goa.
2. The plains are narrower in the North and wider in the South
Which of the following above statements (S) is/are correct?

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



Question No:10

Which of the following rivers are not correctly matched with their tributaries?

1. Yamuna-Sind, Betwa, Ken
2. Brahmaputra-Dibang, Lohit, Tista
3. Narmada- purna, Grina, Amravati
4. Krishna-Pranhita, Musi, Sileru

(A) 3 and 4
(B) 1, 2 and 3
(C) 2,3 and 4
(D) None



Question No:11

Saline and Alkaline soils are characterized by which of the following features?
1. They are found in drought-prone areas
2. They can be reclaimed by adding gypsum
3. Texturally they are sandy-loams.

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



Question No:12

Consider the following components of the ‘Rainbow Revolution’, which is a part of the Government’s National Agriculture policy aimed achieving a growth rate of 4% per annunm in agriculture and allied sectors :
1. Yellow Revolution –Eggs
2. Golden revolution-Oilseeds
3. Round Revolution-Potato
4. Grey Revolution-Fertilizers
which of the above is /are correctly matched ?

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



Question No:13

which of the following statement(s) is/are correct regarding tribal groups in India ?
1. Bhils are the people of Dravidan stock now living in M. P and Rajasthan
2. The Gonds constitute the largest tribal group of india
3. Onges , shompens and Sentinelese are the inhabitants of Andaman and Nikobar Islands.

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



Question No:14

Consider the following statements regarding the Cuddapah and Vindhyansystem of rock formation :
1. The well-known panna and Golconda diamonds are found in the Cuddapah system
2. Vindhyan System is the famous source of red sandstone and other building material
Which of the following above statements (S) is/are correct?

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



Question No:15

which of the mountain passes forms the ‘tri-junction’ of India, China and Myanmar ?

(A) Nathu La
(B) Jelep La
(C) Bomdi La
(D) Diphu



Question No:16

Tropic of cancer passes through which of the following group of Indian States:

(A) Gujarat, M. P, Chattisgarh, Manipur
(B) Rajasthan, Jharkhand, west Bengal, Mizoram
(C) UP, MP, Bihar, Jharkhand
(D) Maharashtra, Chattisgarh, Orrisa, and Andrapradesh



Question No:17

‘Green house effect’ refers to.

(A) Trapping of solar energy due to atmospheric carbon dioxide
(B) prevention of ultraviolet radiations by ozone layer
(C) pollution in house in tropical region
(D) None of these



Question No:18

The moist stable eco-system is

(A) Desert
(B) Ocean
(C) Forest
(D) Mountain



Question No:19

Cold air blows from sea towards land during day particularly in the afternoon because of

(A) Expansion of air of land causing the air to rise up
(B) Lower specific heat and greater absorbing power cause land to be hotter than sea causing convention current in air
(C) Lower specific heat of land compared with water
(D) Greater absorbing power of land compared with water



Question No:20

Catch crops are

(A) Crops planted to attract certain inset pests to be destroyed
(B) Crops planed to attract certain useful insets to be used for biological control of pests
(C) Crops to be cut and fed green to the cattle
(D) Substitute crops planted after the regular crop has failed



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