Geography mock test 17

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
When fresh water enters the ocean, it:
A
Increases salinity
B
Decreases salinity
C
No effect on salinity
D
None of the above
Question 2
A narrow U-Shaped valley is known as:
A
A smaller u-Shaped valley
B
Gorge
C
Canyon
D
None of the above
Question 3
Distribution maps are based on
A
Statistical data:
B
Descriptive information
C
Empirical observations
D
None of the above
Question 4
Ox-bow lakes are formed by the action of:
A
Wind
B
Water
C
Ice
D
None of the above
Question 5
The exact slope and size of features can be obtained through:
A
Remote sensing technique
B
Stereoscopic devices
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of the above
Question 6
Volcanoes are generally found where...... pull apart or are coming together:
A
Intraplates
B
Tectonic plates
C
Earth's crust
D
None of these
Question 7
The house which is the perfect paramount of new technology is categorized as:
A
Modern Dwellings
B
Advance Dwellings
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 8
Processes of cooling the ocean water include:
A
Convection
B
Evaporation
C
Back radiation from surface
D
All of them
Question 9
Warm air tends to rise up through cold air because:
A
The warm air is heavier
B
The warm air is denser
C
The warm air is less denser
D
Of convection
Question 10
The top ranking country in the production of rubber is
A
India
B
Brazil
C
Malaysia
D
Sri Lanka
Question 11
Supernova is:
A
An asteroid
B
A dying star
C
A comet
D
A black hole
Question 12
A layer of Ions inside the mesosphere is called......:
A
F-layer
B
D-layer
C
Ozone layer
D
Both (B) & (c)
Question 13
Name the branch of Biology which deals with the relationship between living things and the environment in which they live?
A
Ecology
B
Botany
C
Taxonomy
D
Zoology
Question 14
The capital of Vatican is:
A
Vatican City
B
Rome
C
Rabat
D
Freetown
Question 15
The sea along Israel and Palestine is...... Sea:
A
Black
B
Yellow
C
Dead
D
Red
Question 16
The currency of Belize is:
A
Dinar
B
Dollar
C
Peso
D
Real
Question 17
Which of the following rocks is transformed into marble?
A
Limestone
B
Granite
C
Peat
D
Shale
Question 18
Malaspina is...... type glacier:
A
Continental
B
Piedmont
C
Static
D
Valley
Question 19
What meridian is the International Date Line?
A
The 180? meridian.
B
The 0? meridian.
C
The 90? meridian.
D
The 135? meridian.
Question 20
The currency of Vanuatu is:
A
Vatu
B
Bolivar
C
Som
D
Tala
There are 20 questions to complete.

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