Geography mock test 105

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is phenomenon under which the forests are cleared or destroyed?
A
Deforestation
B
Forestation
C
Desertification
D
Forest-destruction
Question 2
The asteroids are between
A
Saturn and Uranus
B
Jupiter and Saturn
C
Mars and Jupiter
D
Mars and Earth
Question 3
When does December solstice occur?
A
Earth goes for most away from the sun
B
Earth's axis is titled away from the sun
C
Earth's axis is tilted towards from the sun
D
Earth becomes nearest point to sun
Question 4
The capital of Comros is:
A
Bogota
B
Moroni
C
Beijing
D
Santiago
Question 5
...... has higher population growth rate than......:
A
Village, City
B
City, Village
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 6
Melten rock below the surface of the earth is called:
A
Basalt
B
Lava
C
Magma
D
Laccoliths
Question 7
USA is divided into time zones.
A
5
B
7
C
10
D
12
Question 8
Earthquakes and volcanoes occur mostly in:
A
Plateau region
B
Folded and faulted region
C
Deep sea plains
D
Coastal region
Question 9
The currency of Bhutan is:
A
Rupee
B
Franc
C
Dollar
D
Colon
Question 10
The largest democratic country of the world.
A
USA
B
Greece
C
India
D
China
Question 11
Which of the following names is used for the soil that is composed of very small particles of sediment?
A
Clay
B
Sand
C
Sediment
D
Alluvial
Question 12
Which is called 'White-man's grave'?
A
Guinea
B
Haiti
C
Iraq
D
Afghanistan
Question 13
The sun is overhead at noon along the latitude 18?N:
A
At the equinoxes
B
Between 21 March and 21 June
C
At the summer solstice
D
At the winter solstice
Question 14
The world's highest lake is:
A
Lake Baikal, Asia
B
Lake Titicaca, South America
C
Lake Como/Europe
D
Caspian Lake
Question 15
Which country is called the "Land of Morning Calm"?
A
Sweden
B
Norway
C
Netherlands
D
Korea
Question 16
The largest Muslim country in terms of area:
A
Pakistan
B
Turkmenistan
C
Kazakhstan
D
Afghanistan
Question 17
Jeddah' is the airport of:
A
Iran
B
Saudi Arabia
C
Iraq
D
Syria
Question 18
The clouds which are accompanied with heavy rain/high winds, lightning and thunder are called:
A
Nimbostratus
B
Altostratus
C
Cumulonimbus
D
cirrostratus
Question 19
The most distinctive feature of the hot, wet equatorial climate is its:
A
Heavy summer rain
B
Distinct dry and wet seasons
C
Large annual range of temperature
D
Double maxima of rainfall coinciding with the equinoxes
Question 20
What is a more precise geogrphical name for a tableland?
A
A hill
B
A headland
C
A plateau
D
A mountain
There are 20 questions to complete.

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