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Indian Indian Geography Mock Test-42

Question No:1

Consider the following statements,
1. Diurnal tide occurs every 24 hours 52 minutes
2. In shallow water , tidal energy is dissipated by the frictional drag of the sea bed
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:2

Consider the following statements,
1. Thunder strom are common in middle latitudes only and hot in low latitudes
2. Unlike larger scale strom systems thunderstorm have no distinct life cycle
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:3

Nomadic herding is practiced in

(A) Hot-wet areas
(B) Cool humid areas
(C) Seasonal dry areas
(D) Semi temperate areas



Question No:4

river nile in Egypt froms the

(A) arcuate delta
(B) cuspate delta
(C) brid’s delta
(D) estuarine delta



Question No:5

austrila exports iron ore mainly because

(A) cooking coal is not locally available for smelting the ore
(B) demand for iron and steel in the country is low
(C) costal location of mines of iron ore favour exports
(D) the ore is of high grade



Question No:6

the conditions of high temperate and high moisture do not co-exists in which of the following types of climate regions

(A) savanna
(B) prairie
(C) monsoon
(D) Mediterranean



Question No:7

consider the following statement
1. Slow cooling usually leads coarse crystalline texture in rocks
in acidis ingneous rocks about 65% or more silica is found
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:8

which one of the following is a geosrationary satellite

(A) landsat
(B) INSAT
(C) IRS
(D) SPOT



Question No:9

consider the following statement
1. Weathering changes the character of the rock with out dislocating it
2. Crystalline rocks are more sedimentary rocks physical weathering than sedimentary rocks
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:10

consider the following statement
1. Jet streams are high altitudes high speed mid-latitude wind system
2. Jet stearm follows a zigzag path
3. Normally a jet stearm is thousand of km in length and hundereds of km in width
which of the statement given above is/are correct

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



Question No:11

consider the following statement
1. Planetary winds are affected by coriolis
2. Local winds have constant speed and constant direction
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

match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes below the List
List I (clouds)
List II ( characteristics)
a. cirrus
1. Dense tall clouds that covers thunderstroms
b. startus
2. Blanket like clouds that covers large areas
c. comulonimbus
3. Fibours high altitude detached clouds
d. cirrostratus
4. Composed of ice crystals that cause formation of holas around sun and moon
5. Globular masses of clouds in groups with clear sky inbetween
codes: A B C D

(A) 3 2 1 5
(B) 3 5 1 4
(C) 1 3 5 4
(D) 3 2 1 4



Question No:13

consider the following pairs: Dams/powers project river
1. Kishau
alaknanda
2. koteshwar
bhagirathi
3. nangal
saltuj
which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched

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



Question No:14

in the temperate cyclone when the centre bound in ward air circulation becomes covergent pattern what happens to the wind

(A) wind aggregates the centre
(B) wind aggregates upward and expands outward
(C) wind ascends downward and expands out wards
(D) wind ascends and the descends downward



Question No:15

the damodar valley corporation projects includes dams at

(A) tilaiya only
(B) maithon and ppanchet only
(C) maithon konar and tilaiya
(D) panchet maithon konar and tilaiya



Question No:16

consider the following states
1. Tamil Nadu
2. Rajasthan
3. Gujarat
which of the states mentioned above has have lignite reserves

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



Question No:17

consider the following pairs
State
Important resources
Metarial
1. Andhra Pradesh
cooper
2. Chhattigarh
Bauxite
3. Gujarat
diamondiferous Kimberlite
which of the pairs given above is/are correct

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



Question No:18

consider the following statement
1. Occurrence of EI Ninno producers warm sea surface temperature over equatorial eastern pacific ocean
2. Jet stearms get irregular pattern due to EI Nino events and producers weather anomalies in coastal areas of tropical pacific ocean
which of the following 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

which of the following statement is not correct

(A) the karanpuli river originates in Meghalaya and folws into Bangladesh
(B) the Sabarmati river originates in Rajasthan and flows into Gluf into Khambhat
(C) the ghagarara river originates in Kashmir and enters India through Nepal
(D) the Jhelum river originates in Kashmir and enters pakisthan through pir panjal range



Question No:20

consider the following pairs
crop
important producing districts
1. Rubber
kottayam kollam and kojhikode
2. Coffee
kodagu chikmagalur and hassan
3. termeric
east Godavari Visakhapatnam and srikakulam
which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched

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