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Indian Indian Geography Mock Test-48

Question No:1

During the period of south-west monsoon . Tamil Nadu remains dry because

(A) The winds do not reach this area
(B) There are no mountains in this area
(C) It lies in the rain-shadow area
(D) The temperature is too high to let the winds cool down



Question No:2

Match the following
List-1
List-2
a. Rosewood
1. Mangrove forests
b. Bushes
2. Apine foresta
c. Biech
3. Deciduous forests
d. Sundari tree
4. Dry forests
codes:A B C D

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



Question No:3

The eastward continuation of the Brazil current is called

(A) North Atlantic drift
(B) South Atlantic drift
(C) Counter Equatorial drift
(D) West Atlantic drift



Question No:4

which one of the following is an endmic species ?

(A) Nicobar pigeon
(B) Horn bill
(C) Indian Rhino
(D) Pink-head duck



Question No:5

As per the result of the 2011 population census, which of the following group of states occupies the three top places in respect of literacy?

(A) Kerala, Goa, West Bengal
(B) Chandigarh, Goa, Kerala
(C) Kerala, Lakshadweep, Mizoram
(D) Mizoram, Kerala, Tripura



Question No:6

consider the following statements,
1. Assam shares a border with banhladesh and Bhutan
2. West Bengal shres a border with Bhutan and Nepal
3. Mizoram shares a border with Bangladesh and Myanmar
Which of the following above statements is/are correct?

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



Question No:7

To an observer on the lunar surface, during day time, the sky will apper to be

(A) Light Yellow
(B) Blue
(C) Orange
(D) Black



Question No:8

The increasing abundance of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere has led to the following effects except

(A) Global warming
(B) Depletion of ozone layer in the atmosphere
(C) Oxygen fertilization effect
(D) Carbon fertilization effect



Question No:9

In which of the following states, is the chaild sex ratio the lowest as per the 2011 census?

(A) Haryana
(B) Punjab
(C) Chhattisgarh
(D) Bihar



Question No:10

95% of world’s diamond reserves are foun in

(A) Ghana
(B) Kimberley
(C) Johannesburg
(D) Zambia



Question No:11

Consider the following
1. Core
2. Cust
3. Mantle
which among the following gives the correct decending order by volume of the three basic layers of Earth ?

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



Question No:12

The channel that separetes Lakshadweep Island and Maliku Atoll is known as which among the following ?

(A) 10 Channel
(B) 9 channel
(C) Coco channel
(D) Kardiva channel



Question No:13

Consider the following
1. Quartzite
2. Gneiss
3. Schists
which among the above are called the metamorphic rocks ?

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



Question No:14

The “Hkakabo Razi” which is famous for hkakabo razi National park, is a border tripoint between which among the following countries ?

(A) India-Nepal-China
(B) India- Bhutan-China
(C) India- Bangladesh- Myanmar
(D) India-China- Myanmar



Question No:15

Consider the following statements,
1. Bosphorous is the name of world’s narrowest strait used for international navigation
2. It connects the Black Sea with the sea of Marmara
3. In 2010 , for the first time , a robotic ‘yellow submarine’ was sent to observe detailed flows within an ‘under sea river’ in the Bosphorous
which among the above statements is/are correct?

(A) only 1 correct
(B) 1 &2 are correct
(C) All are correct
(D) 2 &3 are correct



Question No:16

Consider the following statements :
1. Maharashtra is the sole producer of Corundum in India
2. Ruby and platinum group of metals are produced only in Odisha
which among the above statements is /are correct ?

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



Question No:17

Consider the following places :

1. Colombo
2. New delhi
3. Moscow
4. Oslo

At which among the above places, the weight of a body would be maximum ?(consider that all are at same elevation)

(A) Colombo
(B) New Delhi
(C) Moscow
(D) Oslo



Question No:18

which among the following soil is predominantly found in Region of West Bengal ?

(A) Alluvial soil
(B) Red soil
(C) Black soil
(D) Acid sulfate soil



Question No:19

Consider the following tribal groups of India :
1. Gabit, Gauda and Kunbi
2. Walas, Jethwas, Raijadas, Chudasamas, Gohils, parmars
3. Lohana, Bhatia, Kapdi, Jadeja, Gadhvi, Darbar
which among the the following is the correct set of region in which they live ?

(A) Konkan, Kathiawar, Kutch
(B) Desh, Khandesh, Kutch
(C) Konkan, Kutch, Khandesh
(D) c. Konkan, Kutch, Kathiawar



Question No:20

Consider the following:
1. Sutlej River
2. Indus River
3. Ghaghara River
which among the above rivers originate in Tibet ?

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