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Indian Geography Mock Test-69

Question No:1

101. The satillites of which one of the following countries have helped in the preparation of a detailed and complete map of Antarctica ?

(A) Canada
(B) France
(C) Russia
(D) U.S.A



Question No:2

102.A tree species in Mauritius failed to reproduce because of the extinction of a fruit-eating bird which one of the following was that bird?

(A) Dove
(B) Dodo
(C) Condor
(D) Skua



Question No:3

103.One Astronomical unit is the average distance between:

(A) Earth and the sun
(B) Earth and the moon
(C) Jupiter and the sun
(D) Pluto and the sun



Question No:4

104. The water pollution in river is measured by the dissolved amount of :

(A) Chlorine
(B) Ozone
(C) Nitrogen
(D) Oxygen



Question No:5

105. Consider the following statements regarding asteroids:
1. Asteroids are rocky debris of varing sizea orbiting the sun
2. Most of the asteroids are small but some have diameter as largest as 1000 km
3. The orbit of asteroids lies between the orbits of Jupiter and Sturn of these statements:

(A) 1, 2 and 3 are correct
(B) 2 and 3 are correct
(C) 1 and 2 are correct
(D) 1 and 3 are correct



Question No:6

which one of the following countries has replaced Italy as the malor importer of bauxite from India ?

(A) Canada
(B) Greece
(C) Ukraine
(D) United Arab Emirates



Question No:7

Consider the following statements :
1. Coke is one of the materials of the charge added to blast furnace for the production of steel/iron Its function is to :
1. Act as a reducing agent
2. Remove silica associated with the iron ore
3. Function as fuel, to supply heat
4. Act as an oxidizing agents
of these statements:

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



Question No:8

“ They are fantastically diverse. They speak hundred of language and dialects. They comprise scores of ethic group they include highly industrialized economies and up and coming economies they span half of the surface of the earth and are home to Two-fifths of the world’s population “

The group of countries referred to here belongs to:

(A) SAPTA
(B) APEC
(C) EC
(D) CIS



Question No:9

The largest tea exporter of the world is :

(A) India
(B) Indonesia
(C) Kenya
(D) Sri lanka



Question No:10

110The minimum forest cover to maintain ecological balance in the plains is

(A) 50%
(B) 40%
(C) 33%
(D) 25%



Question No:11

which one of the following is NOT correctly matched ?

(A) Bonn- Rhine
(B) Criro-Nile
(C) New york-Hudson
(D) Vienna-Volga



Question No:12

Consider the following statements regarding plantation agriculture and select the correct answer from codes given below :
1. Most tropical plantation are situated in the lowland plains
2. Tropical plantation cluster along coasts
3. The amazon basin has an excellent physical environment for rubber growing but has few workers

Codes:

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 1 and 3
(D) All are true



Question No:13

According to the U. N population Division the lowest fertility rate is in :

(A) Australia
(B) France
(C) Italy
(D) Sweden



Question No:14

Soil leaching is a great threat in

(A) Tropical rain forest region
(B) African Savannas
(C) Miditerranean Regions
(D) Australian Downs



Question No:15

which one among the following trees , which was once popular in social forestry has now turned out to be an ‘Ecological terrorist’?

(A) Babool
(B) Amaltash
(C) Eucalyptus
(D) Neem



Question No:16

About 50% of the world population is concentrated between the latitudes of

(A) 5 N and 20 N
(B) 20 N and 40 N
(C) 40 N and 60 N
(D) 20 S and 40 S



Question No:17

the Taylor Valley lies in :

(A) Austrlia
(B) Antarctica
(C) Canada
(D) U. S. A



Question No:18

which one of the following is not correctly matched ?

(A) Detroit-Automobiles
(B) Magnitogorsk-Iron and steel
(C) Johannesburg-Gold mining
(D) Birmingham-Ship building



Question No:19

which one of the following is the busiest ocean route in the world ?

(A) Indian ocean
(B) North Atlantic ocean
(C) South Atlantic ocean
(D) Pacific ocean



Question No:20

which one of the following is NOT correctlymatched ?

(A) Brazil current-south Atlantic ocean
(B) Humbolt current- North pacific ocean
(C) Gulf stream – North Atlantic ocean
(D) Agulhas current- Indianocean