Indian Geography Mock Test – 33

1
The formation of ozone hole in the Antartic region has been a cause of concern. What could be the reason for the formation of this hole?
2
Two rivers-one with its source in Jharkhand and another, with its source in Odisha, merge at a place only a short distance from the coast of bay of Bengal before flowing into the sea. This is an important site of wildlife and biodiversity and a protected area. Which one of the following could be this?
3
India is regarded as a country with ‘Demographic Dividend’ this is due to?
4
Consider the following statements, Chlorofluorocarbons , known as ozone depleting substance, are used
1. In the production of plastic foams
2. In the production of tube less tyres
3. In cleaning certain electronic components,
4. As pressurizing agents in agents in aerosol cans
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
5
which of the following is/ are citeed by the scientists as evidence /evedences for the continud expansion universe ?
1. Depletion of microwaves in space
2. Observation of red shift phenomenon in space
3. Movement of asteroids in space
4. Occurrence of supernova explosions in space
select the correct answerusing the codes given below ?
6
which of the following is the chief characteristic of mixed farming ?
7
A particular state in India has the following characteristics :
1. It is located on the same latitude which passes through northern Rajasthan
2. It has over 80% of its area under forest cover
3. Over 12% of forest cover constitutes protected area network in this state
which one among the following states has all the above characteristics ?
8
Government of India encourage the cultivation of ‘sea buckthorn ‘ what is the importanceof this plant ?
1. It helps in controlling soil erosion and in preventing desertification
2. It is rich in source of bodiesel
3. It has nutritional value and is well –adapted to live in coldarea of high altitude
4. It is timber is of great commercial value
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
9
Consider the following crops of India
1. Cow pea
2. Green gram 3. Pigeon pea
whcich of the above is /are used as pluse, fodder and green manure ?
10
Consider the following factors :
1. Rotation of earth
2. Air pressure and wind
3. Density of ocean water
4. Revolution of the Earth
Which of the above factors influence the ocean currents ?
11
with reference to the wetlands of India, consider the following statements,
1. The country’s total geographical area under the category of wetlands is recorded more in Gujarat as compared to thither states.
2. In India the total geographical area of coastal wetlands is larger than that of inland wetlands
Which off the statements given above is/are correct?
12
Consider the following crops of India
1 Groundnut
2. Seasamum
3. Pearl millets
which of the above is /are predominantly raised crop/crops ?
13
When you travel in Himalayas, you will see the following :
1. Deep gorges
2. U-turn river courses
3. Parallel mountain ranges
4.Steep gradients causing land sliding
which of the above can be said to be evidence for Himalayas being fold mountains ?
14
Normally , the temperature decrases with the increase in height from the Earth’s surface, because
1. The atmosphere can be heated upward only from the Earth’s surface
2. There air is more moisture in the upper atmosphere
3. The air is less dence in the upperatmoshere
select the correct answerusing the codes given below ?
15
the acidification of ocean is increasing, why is this phenomenon a cause of concern ?
1. The growth and survival of calcareous phytoplankton will be adversely affected
2. The groeth and survival of coral reefs will be adversely affected
3. The survival of some animals that have phytoplanktonic larvase will be adversely affected
4. The cold seeding and formation of clouds will be adversely affected
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?