# Geography mock test 45

By | August 14, 2018

## UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

 Question 1
What is the triangular landmass that forms at its mouth when a river splits into several branches just before entering the sea
 A Cape B Island C Estuary D Delta
 Question 2
The currency of UAE is:
 A Pound B Dollar C Dirham D Dinar
 Question 3
Which name is given to the flat plain that borders a river?
 A Floodplain B Riverine C Riverplain D Waterplain
 Question 4
...... of mental material produces convection currents beneath the surface of the earth.
 A Heat B Density C Circular motion D Horizontal movement
 Question 5
Heat received by earth from the sun is known as:
 A Solar radiation B Insolation C Solar heat D Thermal radiation
 Question 6
The name of Philippines parliament is:
 A Congress B Council C Cortes D Folketing
 Question 7
One degree Fahrenheit is equal to:
 A 0.655? B 0.556$^circ$C C 0.565? D 0.555?
 Question 8
The phenomenon of an opening in the earth's surface through which a jet of hot water and steam is forced out regular intervals is called:
 A Crater B Geyser C Volcano D Hot spring
 Question 9
The currency of Ecuador is:
 A Dollar B Pound C Sucre D Birr
 Question 10
Gravitic rocks belong to which of the following rock types?
 A Sedimentary B Basaltic C Igneous D Metamorphic
 Question 11
The capital of Sweden is:
 A Stockholm B Berne C Castries D Kigali
 Question 12
The period of one revolution of sun around the centre of galaxy is called:
 A Cosmic year B Astronomical year C Light year D Parsec
 Question 13
The name of the parliament of Zambia is:
 A Congress B National Assembly C Council D Legislative Council
 Question 14
What does 'Roaring forties' refer to?
 A The tract of stormy westerly winds between latitudes 20-30? S B Whirl winds caused in Atlantic Ocean C The region between latitudes 40 and 50? S where the prevailing westerly winds blow over the open oceans with great regularity and strength D None of these
 Question 15
In how many time zones has the world been divided?
 A 1.5 B 24 C 30 D 32
 Question 16
Centigrade equivalent of 77$^\circ$F is:
 A 39$^\circ$C B 18$^\circ$C C 29$^\circ$C D 25$^circ$C
 Question 17
The capacity of the atmospheric air to retain water as vapour depends fundamentally upon
 A Its temperature B The velocity of the winds C Its pressure D Its density
 Question 18
The name of parliament of Iceland is:
 A Althing B Federal Assembly C Senate D National Assembly
 Question 19
What is the Gulf Stream?
 A A river in North America. B A wind in the Caribbean. C A warm sea current from the Gulf of Mexico. D The entrance to a gulf in North America.
 Question 20
An extension of Juan de Fuca plate in the South is.......
 A Gorda B Scotia C Cocos plate D None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.