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Indian Geography Mock Test-49

Question No:1

consider the following statement
1. The land mass of India has an area of 3.28 million square km
2. India total area accounts for about 2.4 percent of the total geographical area of the world
3. India is bounded by the young fold mountains in the northwest and north east
which of the statement given above is/are correct

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



Question No:2

consider the following statement
1.from Gujarat to Arunachal Pradesh there is a time lag of two hours
2. Heance , time along the Standard meridian of India (82 30 E) passing through Mirzapur (in Uttarpradesh) is taken as the standard time for the whole country
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

Consider the following statements,
1. The Indian landmass has a central location between the the east and the west Asia
2. India is a southward extension of the Asian continent
3. The tarins India ocean rotues which connect the countries of Europe in the west and the countries of east Asia provide a strategic central location to Inida
which of the statement given above is/are correct

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



Question No:4

consider the following statement
1.India shares it a land boundaries with Pakistan and Afghanistan in the northwest
2. Sri lankha is sperated from India by a narrow channel of sea fromed by the palk strait and the gulf of mannar
3. Maldives islands are suited to the south of the Lakshadweep isands
which of the statement given above is/are correct

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



Question No:5

consider the following statement
1. India is the large land mass fromed dring different geological period which has influended her refelif
2.a number of process such as weathering erison and deposition have created and modified the refiel to its present from
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:6

consider the following statement
1. The oldest landmass (mthe peninsula part) ws a part a of the gondwana land
2. The Gondwana land included India Australia South Africa South America and Antartica
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:7

consider the following statement
1. The northern plains are formed of alluvial deposits
2. The peninsular plateau is composed of igneous and metamorphic rocks with gently rising hills and wide valley
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

match the following
List I
List II
a. the part of Himalayas lying between Indus and satluj
1. Punjab himalayans
b. part of the Himalayas lying between satluj and kali rivers
2. Kumaon himalayas
c. the part lying between kali and tista rivers
3. Assam himalayas
d. the part of lying between tista and dihang rivers
4. Nepal himalayas
codes: A B C D

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



Question No:9

consider the following statement
1. The outer most range of the Himalayans is called shimaliks
2. These ranges are composed of unconsolidated sediments brought down by rivers from the main brought down the by rivers from the main Himalayans ranges located farther north
3. These valley are ranges covered wirth thich gravel and alluvim
which of the statement given above is/are correct

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



Question No:10

which one among the following marks the eastern most boundarn of the Himalayans

(A) pir panjal range
(B) Brahmaputra
(C) purvachal
(D) assam Himalayas



Question No:11

consider the following statement
1. The purvachal hills running through the north-eastren states are mostly composed of strong sandstone which are sedimentary rocks
2. The purvachal comprises the patkai hills, the Naga hills , Manipur hills and the mizo hills
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

In the Bhamaputra River which one among the following is the largest inhabited rivverine inland in the world ?

(A) Majuli
(B) Patakai hills
(C) The Naga hills
(D) Manipur hills



Question No:13

which one of the following statements is correct ?

(A) The Ganga plain exends between the Indus, and the Brahmaputra
(B) The Ganga plain extends between Ghaddar and Teesta rivers
(C) The Ganga plains extends between Manipur hills and the Mizo hills
(D) The Ganga plains extends between the Indus and Teesta rivers



Question No:14

The largest part of the northern plain is formed of older alluvium and lies above the flood plains of the rivers and presents a terrace like feature known as

(A) Bhabar
(B) Bhangar
(C) Kankar
(D) Khadar



Question No:15

which of the following pairs is /are correctly matched ?

1, Bhabar == lying parallel to the slopes of the shiwaliks
2.Bhangar == formed of older alluvium
3. Kankar == contains calcareous deposits
4. Khadar == younger deposits of the flood plains

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



Question No:16

Consider the following statements,
1. The peninsular plateau is a tableland composed of the old crystalline, igneous and Metamophic rocks
2. It was formed due to the breaking and drifting of the Gondwana land and thus, making it a part of the oldest landmass
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:17

Consider the following statements,
1. The Deccan plateau is a triangular landmass that lies to the south of the river Narmada
2. The Satpura range flanks its broad base in the north while the Mahadev , the kaimur hills and the maikal range from its eastern extensions
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:18

Consider the following statements,
1. Western Ghats lie parallel to the western cost
2. They are continuous and can be crossed trough passes only
3. The western Ghats cause orographic rain by facing the rain bearing moist winds to rise along the western slopes of the Ghats
4. The height of the Wesstern ghats progressively increase from north to south
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:19

Consider the following statements,
1. The Indian desert lies towards the western margins of the Aravali hills
2. It has arid climate with low vegetation cover
3. Luni is the only large river in this region
which of the statement given above is/are correct

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



Question No:20

Consider the following statements,
1. Lake chilika is an important feature along the eastern coast
2. The Chilika lake is the largest salt water lake in India
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