Geography mock test 37

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Continental shelf is the:
A
Shallow water zone between the continental slope and deep ocean floor.
B
Water zone off the coast.
C
Deep water zone in the mid ocean
D
None of the above
Question 2
Volcanic Mt. Etna is located in:
A
Hawaii; USA
B
Indonesia
C
Sicily
D
None of the above
Question 3
The distribution of daily atmospheric condition over an area is shown in a:
A
Distribution map
B
Weather map
C
Both
D
None of the above
Question 4
Lines joining places having equal degree of salinity are called:
A
Isobars
B
Isohalines
C
Isohyetes
D
None of the above
Question 5
Cities like Moinjodaro and Harappa were burned under:
A
Parabolic dunes
B
Crescent shaped dunes
C
Transverse dunes
D
None of the above
Question 6
The concept of cycle of erosion was first presented by:
A
William Morris Davis
B
Walther Penck
C
Nevin Fenneman
D
None of these
Question 7
The capital of Uganda is:
A
Kieve
B
Kampala
C
Ankara
D
Vistoria
Question 8
Australian Indian plate meets the Eurasian plate of.......
A
Himalayas
B
Tirich Mir
C
Koh-e-Suleman
D
None of these
Question 9
Siam is the old name of:
A
Burma
B
Thailand
C
Bankok
D
Surnam
Question 10
The country having the largest area under tea cultivation is
A
Sri Lanka
B
India
C
Burma
D
China
Question 11
The capital of haiti is:
A
Port-au-Prince
B
Conakry
C
Banjul
D
Suva
Question 12
Which one is greater is size?
A
Bergschrund
B
Cravass
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 13
The intensity of earthquakes is measured on:
A
Beaufort scale
B
Richter scale
C
Mercalli scale
D
Secant scale
Question 14
Gold-collars workers fall in:
A
Quinary Activity
B
Primary Activity
C
Tertiary Production
D
None of these
Question 15
Large mass of unstable snow, ice, rock which slides swiftly down a steep mountain slope is called:
A
glacier
B
badland
C
avalanche
D
cliff
Question 16
...... proposed that the moon was torn from the earth in the pacific basin.
A
F.B. Tylor
B
Wegner
C
Franklin
D
None of these
Question 17
The lowest point of Dead Sea is lying between:
A
Israel and Jordan
B
Iraq and Iran
C
Iran and Russia
D
Russia and Turkey
Question 18
Sericulture refers to:
A
Cultivation of vegetables
B
Rearing of silk worms
C
Cultivation of fruit plants
D
Cultivation of ornamental plants
Question 19
The greatest known ocean depth which lies in the Pacific Ocean is:
A
8890 m
B
11033 m
C
10000 m
D
12008 m
Question 20
Terminator is a genetic seed of......:
A
Cotton
B
Palm Oil
C
Rice
D
Wheat
There are 20 questions to complete.

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