Climate And Weather In Indian Geography MCQ

Climate And Weather In Indian Geography MCQ

 Question 1
The mangrove forests are present in
 A The Eastern Ghats B The Sunderbans C The Western Ghats D The Aravallis

 Question 2
Nagpur gets scanty rainfall because it is located with reference to Sahyadri Mountains, towards .....
 A Windward Side B Seaward Side C Onshore Side D Leeward Side

 Question 3
The driest place in India is .....
 A Leh B Barmer C Jaisalmer D Bikaner

 Question 4
During the South-West Monsoon, Tamil Nadu remains dry because
 A It is located in rain shadow area Temperature is so high that wind does not get B cooled C Winds do not reach this area D There is no mountain in this area

 Question 5
Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?
 A Flood-prone area: North Bihar Plain B Drought-prone area: Kalahandi district of Orissa C Seismic zone: Himalayan region D Landslide zone: Chhotanaqpur plateau

 Question 6
1. The Shivaliks have tropical moist deciduous flora.

2. The Bundelkhand plateau has thorn and scrub forest type of vegetation.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 A 1 only B 2 only C Both 1 and 2 D Neither 1 nor 2

 Question 7
Which of the following factors does not have influence on the Indian climate?
 A Presence of Indian Ocean B Nearness to equator C Monsoons D Ocean currents

 Question 8
The average annual temperature of a meteorological station is 26$^\circ$C, its average annual rainfall is 63 cm and the annual range of temperature is 9$^\circ$C. The station in question is .....
 A Allahabad B Chennai C Cherapunji D Kolkata

 Question 9
Deforestation results in :

1. flora destruction

2. fauna destruction

3. ecological disbalance

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

 Question 10
Moist tropical evergreen forests are found in .....
 A The Shillong plateau B The Siwaliks C The Deccan plateau D Southern India
There are 10 questions to complete.