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Indian Geography Mock Test – 39

Question No:1

Consider the following statements,
1. Neap tides occur when the moon , earth and sun are collinear
2. When an intense strom near the shore during a spring tide, the waves at high tide may cause tidal waves
which of the statement given above is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2



Question No:2

which one of the following states in India has the broadest continental shelf ?

(A) Andhra pradesh
(B) Gujarat
(C) Karnataka
(D) Tamil Nadu



Question No:3

Consider the following Areas,
1. Orinoco basin in South America
2. Zaire basin in Africa
3. New Guinea
4. Isthmus of Central America
which of the above said areas have tropical rain forests ?

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



Question No:4

Consider the following statements,
1. The walker circulation weakens during EI Nini events
2. EI Nino events often result in flooding in California
3. During EI Nino years, there are fewer hurricanes in the Atlantic
which of the statement given above is/are correct

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



Question No:5

Of the solar energy coming into the Biosphere , what percentage of it is actually used in the photosynthesis ?

(A) Less than 1 %
(B) Between 1% and 1. 5%
(C) Between 1.5% and 2%
(D) More than 2%



Question No:6

among the following greenhouse gases, the emission of which one of the following is entirely anthrogenic ?

(A) Chlorofluorocarbons
(B) Methane
(C) Nitrous oxide
(D) Hydrogen supplied



Question No:7

with reference to a freshwater lake , consider the following characteristics :
1. Richness in Nutrients
2. Rapid turnover of phytoplankton
3. Depletion of dissolved oxygen
Which of the aboveis /are observed in a lake after its eutrophication ?

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



Question No:8

which one of the following pairs is correctly matched ?

(A) Gulf of Martaban :Yangon
(B) Gulf of Tongking : shaghai
(C) Gulf of Mannar : Trincomalee
(D) Gulf of Aqaba : Cairo



Question No:9

Consider the following rivers :
1. Don
2. Syr Darya
3. Volgo
4. Ural
which of the above rivers flow into the landlocked Caspian Sea ?

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



Question No:10

In which one of the following countries is Barali Range located ?

(A) Afghanistan
(B) Sri lanka
(C) Pakistan
(D) India



Question No:11

with reference to Indian forests, consider the following pairs :
a. Tropical Moist Deciduous forest
: Sandalwood
b. Tropical Dry Deciduous forest
: Sal
c. Tropical thron forest
: Shisham
which of the statement given above is/are correctly matched ?

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



Question No:12

In which one of the following do the regions of central Mahashtra and Telangana fall ?

(A) Tropical wet and dry climate (monsoon savannah)
(B) Tropical wet and dry climate with winter rain
(C) Tropical semi-arid steppe
(D) Humid sub-tropical with dry winter



Question No:13

which one of the following groups of states are major producers of sunflower ?

(A) Tamil Nadu, Haryana, and Rajasthan
(B) Kerala, Orrisa, and Uttar Pradesh
(C) Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, and Chhattisgarh
(D) Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Andhra Pradesh



Question No:14

Consider the following areas of forests :
1. Andaman and Nicobar islands forests.
2. Nilambur tract of kerala
3. Low outcrop of Garo and khasi hills
4. Mikir hills up to 1000 meters
which of the above areas have tropical wet evergreen forests ?

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



Question No:15

with reference to north-east monsoon in India, consider the following statements,
1. Unlike the summer monsoon , there is no easterly jet stream over the peninsula during the winter monsoon
2. More than two-third of annual rainfall in Coimbatore , Salem and Nilgiri districts occurs from October to December
which of the statement given above is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2



Question No:16

On which one of the following rivers are Tikarpara and Naraj dams constructed under a multipurpose project ?

(A) Damodar
(B) Kosi
(C) Mahanadi
(D) Sutlej



Question No:17

which one among the following rivers has the largest catchment area ?

(A) Cauvery
(B) Krishna
(C) Mahanadi
(D) Narmada



Question No:18

Consider the following statements,
1. Cherrapunji is located on the south side of Garo hills
2. Cherrapunji is about 1700m above mean sea level
which of the statement given above is/are correct

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2



Question No:19

In which one of the following countries do the ethnic communities called Karen, kachin and Chin live ?

(A) Australia
(B) Indonesia
(C) Myanmar
(D) Sri lanka



Question No:20

20 Among the following countries , which one is a major producer of wolfram ( tungsten ore) ?

(A) Australia
(B) China
(C) Indonesia
(D) Russia