Indian Geography Mock Test – 36

1
In India, which type of forest among the following occupies the largest area?
2
Tamil Nadu is a leading producer of mill made cotton yarn in the country. What could be the reason?
1. Black cotton soil is the predominant type of solis in the state
2. Rich pool of skilled labour is available
Wich of the statements given above is/are correct?
3
Consider the following statements:
1. On the planet Earth, the fresh water available for use amounts to about less than 1% of the total water found
2. Of the total fresh water found on the planet Earth 95% is bound up in polar ice caps and glaciers
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
4
Which one of following reflects back more sunlight as compared to other three?
5
Rivers that pass through Himachal Pradesh are:
6
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?
7
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/?
8
Which features of some species of blue-green algae helps promote them as bio-fertilizers?
9
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?
10
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?
11
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?
12
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?
13
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?
14
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?
15
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?