Geography mock test 18

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Polar Front Theory deals with:
A
Formation of mountains
B
Cloud Formation
C
Atmospheric disturbance
D
None of the above
Question 2
Dip of rock is always:
A
At right angle to strike
B
At an angle of 45 to the strike
C
Parallel to strike
D
None of the above
Question 3
Hydration is:
A
Physical
B
Chemical weathering
C
None of these
D
None of the above
Question 4
The most severe storm:
A
Hurricane
B
Tornado
C
Typhoon
D
None of the above
Question 5
Hydrolysis takes place when:
A
Hydrogen reacts with rock
B
Minerals are hydrated
C
Minerals are moistured
D
None of the above
Question 6
According to census of 1915, population of Karachi was...... million:
A
1.06
B
1.07
C
1.08
D
1.09
Question 7
Bad Lands develop as a result of
A
Weathering of rocks
B
Sheet erosion
C
Gully erosion
D
None of the above
Question 8
What is formed when the air temperature falls below dew point and water vapour condenses on dust particles in atmosphere to form ice crystals?
A
Snow
B
Smong
C
Fog
D
Acid rain
Question 9
The sinkhole which is like a shallow well is called:
A
Uvala
B
Doline
C
Cenote
D
None of these
Question 10
The verticle igneous rocks inside the earth's surface are called:
A
Sill
B
Dyke
C
Baccolith
D
Laccolith
Question 11
Which is called the 'City of Angels'?
A
Bangkok
B
Amritsar
C
Delhi
D
Lahore
Question 12
Florida strait is located between:
A
Japan and Korea
B
Cuba and Bahamas
C
Italy and Sicily
D
Canada and Greenland
Question 13
What is called the imaginary line of latitude that circles the globe in an east-west direction exactly halfway between the North Pole and the South Pole?
A
Equator
B
Line of attitude
C
Line of division
D
Half line
Question 14
Which of the following is the smallest country?
A
Japan
B
Nicaragua
C
Switzerland
D
Belgium
Question 15
...... waves move objects at right angles to their direction of motion.
A
S
B
L
C
P
D
None of these
Question 16
The "Ring of Fire" is found along the margins of the:
A
Pacific Ocean
B
Atlantic Ocean
C
Indian Ocean
D
Mediterranean Sea
Question 17
The currency of Turkmenistan is:
A
Lira
B
Manat
C
Dollar
D
Dirham
Question 18
The Veld is the name given for the grazing grounds of
A
South Africa
B
New Zealand
C
Australia
D
Scotland
Question 19
"Naples" is the seaport of:
A
USA
B
Italy
C
Norway
D
UK
Question 20
The distance between the earth and the sun is smallest in the month of:
A
March
B
June
C
July
D
August
There are 20 questions to complete.

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