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Indian Indian Geography Mock Test-54

Question No:1

A geographical region has the following climatic characteristics :
1. Uniform of temperature throughout the year
2. Rainfall throughout the year with two periods of maximum occurrence which one of the following climates corresponds to the above characteristics ?

(A) Equatorial
(B) Mediterranean
(C) China type
(D) Tropical monsoon



Question No:2

with reference to atmospheric pressure, consider the following statements :
1. Atmosphere pressure towards poles
2. High pressure is experienced over continents during winter
3. All desert experience low pressure throughout the year
which of the statements given above is/ are correct?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 and 3 only
(C) 2 only
(D) None



Question No:3

If Earth does not incline on its own axis :

(A) All the seasons would have been of same duration
(B) The seasons would not have been of longer duration
(C) The summers would not have been of longer duration
(D) The winter would not have been of longer duration



Question No:4

which one of the following States has the broadest continental shelf that extends to more than 100km from the shore ?

(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Gujarat
(C) Kerala
(D) Tamil Nadu



Question No:5

The climate of India is mainly tropical because of the

(A) Seasonal influence of jet streams.
(B) Location of the Himalayas in its north
(C) Over –powering influence of Indian Ocean
(D) Country being a part of Asian landmass



Question No:6

Asiatic wild ass is naturally found in :

(A) Rann of kutch
(B) Baghelkhand
(C) Sunderbans
(D) Shivaliks



Question No:7

Match List-I with List –II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the Lists :

List-I (power plants)
List-II (States)
a. Balimela
1, Andhra Pradesh
b. Kalinadi
2. Karnataka
c. Koradi
3. Maharashtra
d. Sleru
4. Orrisa
codes:A B C D

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



Question No:8

Consider the following statements:
1. The malwa region is drained the tributaries of sone River
2. The Chotanagpur region is drained by the tributaries of Mahanadi river
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:9

which one of the following is not required for the formation of photochemical smog ?

(A) Oxygen
(B) Oxides of nitrogen
(C) Carbon monoxide
(D) Sunlight



Question No:10

Consider the following pairs :
Ape
Natural habital
1.Orangutan
Malaysia
2. Mountain Gorilla
Rwanda
3. Chimpanzee
morocco
Which of the above pairs is /are correctly matched ?

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



Question No:11

The Strait of Malacca passes between

(A) India and Myanmar
(B) Indonesia and Philippines
(C) Malaysia and Indonesia
(D) Philippines and Vietnam



Question No:12

which of the following rivers originates near mahabaleshwar?

(A) Godavari
(B) Krishna
(C) Kaveri
(D) Tapti



Question No:13

Consider the following statements :
1. Tropical rain forests are the only source of “lac”
2. India is the largest producer of “lac” in the world
3. “lac” is used in the manufacture of pinting-ink, pharmaceuticals and dyes
which of the statements given above is /are correct ?

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



Question No:14

with reference to the demographic profile of India, which of the following statements Is/are correct
1. According to 2011 census, 82% of Indians are literate
2. Sex ratio of the population has increase during the period 2001-2011
3. The gender gap in literacy has declined during the period 2001-2011
which of the Statements given above is/are correct ?

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



Question No:15

The species of which of the following kinds of organisms is /are generally used as Biofertilizers ?
1. Blue greenaigae
2. Ferns
3. Mosses
select the correct answer using the codes given below

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



Question No:16

The Dul Hasti power station is based on which one of the following rivers ?

(A) Beas
(B) Chenab
(C) Ravi
(D) Sutlej



Question No:17

Though coffee and tea both are cultivated on hill slopes, there is some difference between them regarding their cultivation. In this context, consider the following statements :
1. Coffee plant requires a hot and humid climate of tropical areas whereas tea can be cultivated in both tropical and subtropical areas
2. Coffee is propagated by seeds but tea is propagated by stem cuttings only
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:18

what could be the main reason /reasons of the formation of Africa and Eurasian desert belt
1. It is located in the sub tropical high pressure cells
2. It is under the influence of warm ocean currents
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:19

At the UN-sponsored climate conference in Cancun , delegates reached an agreement on a programme called “ Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Degradation” popularly known as REDD what is the basic idea of REDD ?

(A) All the member countries of UN should impose a moratorium on cutting the forest tree for a period of ten years while simultaneously pursing afforestation programme
(B) Rich countries to pay to pressure forest in poor countries, which can be cheaperthan reducing their own carbon emission
(C) Countries with forested area can claim carbon credits for not undertaking deforestation as per some formula developed by UNEP
(D) All the member countries of UN should undertake afforestationin in which deforestation is carried out by them for any unavoidable circumstances



Question No:20

20 Among the following regions, which one receves comparatively lowest average rainfall from June to September ?

(A) South West Bengal
(B) Eastern Uttar Pradesh
(C) Western Uttar Pradesh
(D) Punjab