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Indian Geography Mock Test-21

Question No:1

consider the following sanctuaries :
1. Periyar
2. Daching
3. Sariska
4. Kanha
which one among the following is the correct sequence of location of the above sanctuaries from south to north ?

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



Question No:2

Amarkantak plateau in the maikal hills marks the origin of the river :

(A) Gandak
(B) Chambal
(C) Narmada
(D) Ghaggar



Question No:3

which of the following statements about Nathula pass are correct ?
1. It links Sikkim with Tibet
2. It was the main arteryof the ancient Silk Route
3. It was reopended in the year 2006
Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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



Question No:4

which one among the following states does not form part of the Narmada basin ?

(A) Madhya Pradesh
(B) Gujarat
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Maharashtra



Question No:5

which one among the following is the correct sequence of the rivers from north to south ?

(A) Damodhar – Brahmani -Mahanandi -Tungabhadra
(B) Damodhar – Mahanandi – Brahmani – Tungabhadra
(C) Brahmani – Tungabhadra – Damodhar – Mahanandi
(D) Damodhar – Brahmani – Tungabhadra – Mahanandi



Question No:6

which one amongthe following is a sea without having a coastline ?

(A) North sea
(B) Sargasso sea
(C) Baltic sea
(D) Bering sea



Question No:7

Red soil colour is cause by :

(A) Aluminum compounds
(B) Mercury compounds
(C) Iron compounds
(D) Clay



Question No:8

The place located at the confluence of Alakananda and pindar rivers is

(A) Rudraprayag
(B) Karnaprayag
(C) Deva prayag
(D) Vishnu prayag



Question No:9

which one among the following is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer ?

(A) Aizawi
(B) Rajkot
(C) Kolkata
(D) Imphal



Question No:10

Which one among the following systems contains the oldest rock formation of India ?

(A) Aravalli System
(B) Archean system
(C) Cuddapah system
(D) Vindhyan system



Question No:11

51 which one among the following states shares common boundries with maximum number of other States ?

(A) Madhya Pradesh
(B) West Bengal
(C) Chhattissgarh
(D) Andhra Pradesh



Question No:12

which one among the following is the major occupation in equatorial region ?

(A) Growing of tropical crops
(B) Growing of cereals
(C) Growing of citrus fruits
(D) Animal rearing



Question No:13

which of the following statements regarding landslides is /are correct ?
1. They are sudden and sporadic
2. They result when the slope is gentle
3. Mining activity is also responsible for land slides
Select the correct answer using the code given below

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



Question No:14

The logo of which of the following famous organizations is a Giant Panda?

(A) World Wild Life Fund or World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)
(B) International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)
(C) United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization(UNESCO)
(D) United Nations Environment programme (UNEF)



Question No:15

The Chipko Movement
1. Was an environmental movement to prevent cutting down of trees
2. Raised the question of ecological and economic exploitation
3. Is a movement against alcoholism as its broadened agenda
4. Demanded that local communities should have control over their natural resources
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

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



Question No:16

Which one of the following pairs is correctly matched?

(A) Abyssinian plateau: Arabia
(B) Atlas Mountains : North—Western Africa
(C) Guiana Highlands : South—western Africa
(D) Okavango Basin : Patagonia



Question No:17

Climate is extreme, rainfall is scanty and the people used to be nomadic herds. The above statement best describe which of the following regions?

(A) African Savannah
(B) Central Asian Steppe
(C) North America Paririe
(D) Siberian Tundra



Question No:18

The Narmada river flows to the west, while most other large peninsular rivers flow to the east . Why ?
1. It occupies a line rift valley
2.It flows between the Vindhyas and the Satpuras
3. The land slopes to the west from Central India
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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



Question No:19

Consider the following statements :
1. Natural gas occurs in the Gondwana beds
2. Mica occurs in abundance in kodarma
3. Dharwars are famous for petroleum
which of the statements given above is/are correct ?

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



Question No:20

which of the following statements regarding laterite soils of India are correct ?
1.. They are generally red in colour
2. they are rich in nitrogen and potash
3. They are well-developed in Rajasthan and UP
4. Tapioca and cashew grow on these soils
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

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