Geography mock test 26

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The formation of a plateau is the outcome of:
A
Orogenic movement
B
Continental drift
C
Epeirogenesis movement
D
None of the above
Question 2
Centre of high pressure:
A
Anticyclone
B
Cayclone
C
None of these
D
None of the above
Question 3
Spring tides occur:
A
Twice a day
B
Twice a month
C
Twice a year
D
None of the above
Question 4
Sinkholes and swallow holes are the variants of:
A
Polles
B
Caverns
C
Dolines
D
None of the above
Question 5
Density of population can be shown by:
A
Coropleth
B
Isoplefh
C
Both
D
None of the above
Question 6
Approximately when does the South-West Monsoon begin in Pakistan?
A
Late April
B
October
C
Late July
D
January
Question 7
The lines which are used to connect points of equal elevation are called:
A
Isohyets
B
Isohalines
C
Isobars
D
contours
Question 8
The solar eclipse is caused when:
A
The earth comes between the moon and the sun
B
When the earth is obscured by the mercury
C
When the moon comes between the sun and the earth
D
Just after the lunar eclipse
Question 9
Which is called 'Land of contrasts'?
A
Canada
B
Cuba
C
Colombia
D
Britain
Question 10
The capital of Panama is:
A
Panama city
B
Koror
C
Niamey
D
Abuja
Question 11
The approximate diameter of the earth is:
A
15600 km
B
14500 km
C
14000 km
D
13500 km
Question 12
King Edward III waterfall is located in:
A
Norway
B
Italy
C
Guyana
D
Switzerland
Question 13
What is called the ridge of sand which is shaped by wind or water?
A
Sand bar
B
San stone
C
Dunes
D
Oasis
Question 14
Number of the people attached to primitive subsistence agriculture around the world:
A
200 million
B
300 million
C
400 million
D
None of these
Question 15
Mesosphere extends up to...... km:
A
1400
B
2400
C
3400
D
4400
Question 16
The North Atlantic Sea route is regarded as an important internationsl trade route because
A
It is the oldest sea route
B
It connects two industrially developed parts of the world
C
Trade winds will help the shipping
D
There are lesser numer of sea storms in this waterway
Question 17
Chamberlain is a beautiful waterfall located in:
A
USA
B
Germany
C
Switzerland
D
Guyana
Question 18
When and where did the worst explosion of a volcano take place:
A
Mont Pelee in Martinique in 1902
B
Usu Mountain in Japan near the northern-most island.
C
Mont Pelee in Martinique in 1906
D
None of the above
Question 19
Possiblism is theory of a French historian named as......:
A
Hungtington
B
Harlen Barows
C
Grifith Taylor
D
Lucien Febver
Question 20
The largest man-made canal in the world is the
A
Panama Canal
B
Suez Canal
C
Rhine Canal
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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