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Indian Geography Mock Test – 30

Question No:1

Following are the characteristics of an area in India:
1.hot and humid climate
2.Annual rainfall 200 cm
3.Hill slopes up to an altitude of 1100 metres
4. Anuual range of temperature 15c to 30c
which one among the following crops are you most likely to find in the area described above?

(A) Mustard
(B) cotton
(C) Pepper
(D) Virginia tobacco



Question No:2

With reference to the mineral sources of India, consider the following pairs:
Mineral 90% National Sources in
1. copper
Jharkhand
2. Nickel
Orissa
3. Tungsten
kerala
Which of the pairs given above is\are correctly matched/?

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



Question No:3

Which features of some species of blue-green algae helps promote them as bio-fertilizers?

(A) They convert atmospheric methane into ammonia which the crop plants can absorb readily
(B) They induce the crop to produce the enzymes which help convert atmospheric nitrogen to nitrates
(C) They have the mechanism to convert atmospheric nitrogen into a from that the crop plants. Can absorb readily.
(D) They induce the roots of the crop plants to absorb the soil nitrates in larger quantities



Question No:4

Indian is a party to the Ramsar Convention and has decleared many areas as Ramsar Sites. Which of the following statements best describes as to how we should maintain these sites in the context of this Convention?

(A) Keep all the sites completely inaccessible to man so that they will not be exploited
(B) Conserve all the sites through ecosystem approach and permit tourism and recreation only
(C) Conserve all the sites through ecosystem approach for a period without any exploitation, with specific criteria and specific period for each site and them allow sustainable use of them by future generations.
(D) Conserve all the sites through ecosystem approach and allow their simultaneous sustainable use



Question No:5

A new type of EI Nino called EI Nino Modoki appeared in the news, In this context, consider the following statements:
1. Normal EI Nino forms in the centeral pacific ocean whereas EI Nino Modoki froms in Eastern Pacific ocean.
2. Normal EI Nino results in diminished hurricanes in the Atlantic ocean but EI Nino modoki results in a greater number of hurricanes with greater frequency.
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:6

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

Consider the following statements:
1. Biodiversity hotspots are located only in tropical regions
2. India has four bio-diversity hotspots i.e. Eastern Himalayas, Western Himalayas , Western Ghats and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Which of the statements given is/are correct?

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



Question No:8

Consider the following statements:
1. The boundaries of a National Park are defined by legislation
2. A biospgere Reserve is decleared to conserve a few species of flora and fauna
3. In a Wildlife Sanctuary, limited biotic interference is permitted
Which of the statements given is/are correct?

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



Question No:9

A pesticide which is a chlorinated hydrocarbon is sprayed on a food crop. The food chain is: Food crop-Rat- Sanke- Hawk. In this food chain, the highest concentration of the pesticide would accumulate in which one of the following?
A. Food crop
B. Rat
C. Snake
D. Hawk
With reference to the soil conservation, consider the following practices:
1. Crop relation
2. Sand fences
3. Terracing
4. Wind breaks
Which of the above are considered appropriate methods for soil conservation in India?

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



Question No:10

Consider the following pairs
Tributary River
Main River
1. Chambal
Narmada
2. Sone
Yamuna
3. Manas
Brahmaputra
Which of the pairs given above is/are not correctly matched?

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



Question No:11

Consider the following statements,
1. Salt-water crocodiles is found in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands
2. Shrew and tapir are found in the western Ghats of the Malabar region.
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:12

Which one amongst the following has the largest livestock population in the world?

(A) Brazil
(B) China
(C) India
(D) USA



Question No:13

In which of the following is Malta located?

(A) Baltic sea
(B) Mediterranean sea
(C) Black sea
(D) North sea



Question No:14

Which of the following minerals are found in a natural way in the state of Chhattisgarh?
1. Bauxite
2. Dolmite
3. Iron ore
4. Tin
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

Codes:

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



Question No:15

Which of the following straits is nearest to the International Date Line?

(A) Malaca strait
(B) Bering strait
(C) Strait of florida
(D) Strait of Gidraltuar



Question No:16

Which of the following pairs are correctly matched?
Waterfalls
River
1. Kapilldhara Falls
Godavari
2. Jog falls
Sharavati
3. Sivasamudram falls
Cauvery
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

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



Question No:17

In order of their distance from the sun, which of the following planets lie between Mars and Uranus?

(A) Earth and Jupiter
(B) Jupiter and Saturn
(C) Saturn and Earth
(D) Saturn and Neptune



Question No:18

The rainfall distribution pattern over the Ganga basin decreases from?

(A) West to east and North to south
(B) East to west and north to south
(C) West to east and south to north
(D) East to west and south to north



Question No:19

Which one among the following best explains the reasons for the eastern and western boundaries of the pacific ocean experiencing frequent earthquake?

(A) There are deep ocean trenches along these margins
(B) High mountains stretch along the continental margins adjacent to this ocean
(C) The current of the vast pacific ocean continue to dash against the continental margins.
(D) These margins coincide with the plate margins



Question No:20

Which one of the following statements with regard to could burst is not correct?

(A) Cloud burst is a localized weather phenomenon representing highly concentrated rainfall over a small area in a short duration of time.
(B) Cloud burst occurs due to upward movement of moisture laden air with sufficient rapidity to from cumulonimbus clouds
(C) Clouds burst occurs only in hilly areas
(D) There is no satisfactory technique till now for predicting cloud burst.