# Geography mock test 4

By | August 14, 2018

## UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

 Question 1
A light year is
 A A unit of time which the earth takes to go round the sun B The distance travelled by the light in one year C It is a year in which the gravitational pull is less than the normal value of 'G' D None of the above
Question 1 Explanation:
unit of astronomical distance equivalent to the distance that light travels in one year, which is $9.4607 \times 10^{12}$ km (nearly 6 million million miles).
 Question 2
High salinity in the sea result from:
 A High temperature B Low temperature C Enclosed Seas D None of the above
 Question 3
Weathering is the:
 A Disintegration B Decomposition C Disintegration of rocks into smaller pieces and fragments in situ. D None of the above
 Question 4
Wind gap is associated with:
 A Sand dune B Sea wave C River capture D None of the above
 Question 5
A glacial depositional feature looking like an inverted boat:
 A Drumin B Esker C Kame D None of the above
 Question 6
When is the Vernal Equinox?
 A 25-Dec B 21-Mar C 28-Feb D 14-Jan
 Question 7
Composite volcanoes usually erupt in explosive way as, when the viscuss magma rise to a surface it usually cbqs the...... so in the result...... will increase resulting in an explosive eruption:
 A Pressure, crater pipe B Mantle plume, gas C Crater pipe, pressure D None of these
 Question 8
The capital of Antigua and Barbuda is:
 A Luanda B St. Johns C Canberra D Colombo
 Question 9
Particularly the type of volcano on some man of Jupiter, Saturn, and Neptune is known as:
 A Shields B Cinder cone C Cryovolcano (ice volcano) D None of these
 Question 10
The main cause of the origin of an earthquake is
 A Sliding of rocks B Launching of rockets C Storms D Volcanic eruptions
 Question 11
The spinning of the earth on its imaginary axis is called
 A Revolution B Rotation C Orbit D Aphelion
 Question 12
Havana is near the longitude:
 A 0-31 W B 26-7 E C 67-2 W D 82-3 W
 Question 13
Congo is a famous river located in:
 A Brazil B Turkmenistan C Zaire D India
 Question 14
The capital of Qatar is:
 A Korar B Doha C Jaddah D Polibir
 Question 15
Which of the following cities was known earlier as 'Pearl of the Antiles'?
 A Mumbia B Cuba C Manila D Shangai
 Question 16
The Saturn rings were discovered by:
 A Copernicus B Newton C Galileo D None of these
 Question 17
The capital of Ghana is:
 A Berlin B Accra C Suva D Malabo
 Question 18
The places which attract people from a surrounding area because of service availability are called:
 A Climatic Zone B Outer Zone C Central Place D None of these
 Question 19
The capital of Bahamas is:
 A Baku B Nassau C Canberra D Luanda
 Question 20
Karakatao volcano is situated in:
 A South West Africa B Central America C South East Asia D None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.