Geography mock test 51

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The buildings in which new material has been used but this does not changes its layout is termed as:
A
Modified Traditional Dwellings
B
Traditional Dwellings
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 2
Mediterranean regions are useful for:
A
Fruit growing
B
Wine production
C
Tourism
D
All of these
Question 3
Which of the following marks the high ground on a continent from either side of which the river systems flow in opposite direction?
A
Continental drift
B
Continental separation
C
Continental divide
D
Continental shelf
Question 4
Which is called the 'Playground of Europe'?
A
Switzerland
B
Thailand
C
Egypt
D
China
Question 5
The...... Layer circumscribes the entire planet but is exposed only in ocean basins.
A
Lithosphere
B
Mesosphere
C
Sial
D
Sina
Question 6
Extensive agriculture is found in......:
A
U.S.A., Australia, Canada
B
Pakistan, Indian, China
C
U.K., France, Belgium
D
Kenya, Chad, Sudan
Question 7
The word now used to describe the shape of the earth is
A
Flat
B
Oblate spheriod
C
Circle
D
Sphere
Question 8
Kingsford-Smith' is the airport of:
A
Australia
B
UK
C
Russia
D
USA
Question 9
Gobson desert is located in:
A
Australia
B
Kuwait
C
Yeman
D
Somalia
Question 10
Tides in the ocean are caused by
A
Gravitational attraction of the sun
B
Gravitational pull of earth
C
Due to spherical surface of earth
D
Attraction of the moon
Question 11
The number of major and minor plates is...... respectively.
A
7, 14
B
8, 14
C
9, 14
D
None of these
Question 12
Lunar eelipse is caused when the:
A
Moon comes between the sun and the earth
B
Earth comes between the sun and the moon
C
Sun comes between the earth and the moon
D
None of these
Question 13
Chad is in which part of Africa?
A
Central
B
Eastern
C
Northern
D
Western
Question 14
Which planet is known as watery planet?
A
Mercury
B
Earth
C
Mars
D
Jupiter
Question 15
The currency of Malawi is:
A
Franc
B
Kwacha
C
Dollar
D
Litas
Question 16
A semifluid shell which includes both the crust and uppermost part of the mantle is known as:
A
Lithosphere
B
Asthenosphere
C
Mesosphere
D
Semisphere
Question 17
The earliest rocks formed on the earth's surface are
A
Plutonic
B
Sedimentary
C
Igneous
D
Metamorphic
Question 18
The currency of Myanmar is:
A
Metical
B
Dollar
C
Kyat
D
Peso
Question 19
The phenomenon of urban heat Island was first discovered by Luke Howard for London in:
A
18SOA.D.
B
1881A.D.
C
1882 A.D.
D
1883
Question 20
Accumulation of rock fragments at the foot of the slope is:
A
Scree slope
B
Solifluction
C
Erosion
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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