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Indian Indian Geography Mock Test-83

Question No:1

India was part of an ancient super continent called Gondwanaland it included present day

(A) South Africa
(B) Africa
(C) Australia
(D) All of these

Question No:2

which one among the following is nearest to the Tropic of Cancer ?

(A) Aizawi
(B) Rajkot
(C) Kolkata
(D) Imphal

Question No:3

Consider the following agricultural practices :
1. Contour bunding
2 Relay cropping
3. Zero tillage
In the context of global climate change, which of the above helps /help in carbon sequestration/storage in the soil ?

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

Question No:4

lack of atmosphere around the moon is due to

(A) low escape velocity of air molecule and low gravitational attraction
(B) high esacpe velocity of air mocule and low gravational attraction
(C) low gravitational attraction only
(D) high escape velocity of air molecule only

Question No:5

consider the following statement
1 altocumulus clouds are capable of forming halos
cumulonimbus clouds are involved in thunderstorms lightning and heavy rains
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

Which among the following country is not bigger than India in terms of total geographical area?

(A) Brazil
(B) Canada
(C) Australia
(D) South Africa

Question No:7

the example of an intermontane plateau is

(A) the plateau of Bolivia
(B) the plateau of Antrim
(C) the deccan plateau
(D) the plateau of pantagoins

Question No:8

The equatorial rain forest is also known as

(A) Savanna
(B) Campos
(C) Seva
(D) Lanose

Question No:9

Consider the following statements,
1. The gases that absorb long wave radiation are called greenhouse gases
2. The largest concentration of GHGs in the atmosphere is carbon dioxide
3. Ozone occurs in the stratosphere where ultra=violet rays convert oxygen into ozone
4. Large depletion of ozone occurs over Antarctica
Which of the statements given above correct?

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

Question No:10

On which planet was the space craft ‘Magellan’ sent?

(A) Mars
(B) Saturn
(C) Jupiter
(D) Venus

Question No:11

self-sufficiency in food in the true sense of freedom hunger has not been achieved in India in spite of a more than tree fold rise in food grains production over 1950-1990 which of the following are the reasons for it
1. The green revolution has been restricted to small pockets of the country
2.the cost of foods is too high compared to the earnings of the poor
3.too much emphasis is laid on wheat and paddy compared to the coarse grains
4. The gains of the green revolution have largely accured to the cash crop rather than food crops
select the correct answer from the codes given below

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

Question No:12

which one of the following pairs of primitive tribes and places of their inhabitation is not correctly matched ?

(A) Buksa-Pauri-Garhwal
(B) Kol-Jabalpur
(C) Munda-Chhota Nagpur
(D) Koba-Kodagu

Question No:13

what is the main reason in India for increase of population ?

(A) Reduction in death-rate
(B) Economic progress
(C) marriages at low age
(D) Increase in birth rate

Question No:14

Assertion (A) : Madhya Pradesh is the leading producer of limestone in India
Reason (R): The entire output of limestone in Madhya Pradesh is obtained from the Barakar series
in the context of the above two statements which one of the following is correct?

(A) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(B) Both A and R are true and R is not correct explanation of A
(C) A is true but R is false
(D) A is false but R is true

Question No:15

‘Indian Standard Meridian’ passes through the States of U, P, M, P—

(A) P and Karnataka
(B) A, P and Tamil Nadu
(C) Karnataka and Tamil Nadu
(D) Orrisa and A.P.

Question No:16

consider the following statement
1. The Islamic calendar is twelve days shorter than the Gregorian calendre
2. The islamic calendar begin in AD 632 the Gregorian is a solar calendar
which of the given statement given above is/are correct

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

Question No:17

which one of the following is different in local time between the place located at 165 degree East and 165 degree west ?

(A) Zero hours
(B) 12 hours
(C) 22 hours
(D) 24 hours

Question No:18

Albedo effect would be realatively higher in :

(A) early morning and late evening
(B) early morning
(C) noon
(D) late evening only

Question No:19

The angular speed of a whirlwind in a tornado towards the centre

(A) Decreases rapidly
(B) Increases
(C) remains constant
(D) Slowly become zero

Question No:20

which plateau lies between the Aravali and the vindhya ranges

(A) Malwa plateau
(B) Chhota Nagpur plateau
(C) Deccan plateau
(D) peninsular plateau