Geography mock test 53

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The currency of Ghana is:
A
Cedi
B
Dollar
C
Dramcha
D
Birr
Question 2
The capital of Niger is:
A
Niamey
B
Oslo
C
Abuja
D
Koror
Question 3
The deepest part of the river is called channel. It has often been dragged for navigational purposes. What is channel is the sea?
A
Adjacent area of island
B
A way joining two islands
C
Narrow stretch of water that connects two larger bodies of water
D
None of these
Question 4
Cape Town is near the longitude:
A
18-22 E
B
147-19 E
C
106-48 E
D
28-4 E
Question 5
Accumulation of soil and rock debris through water in the form of one mass is called:
A
Earth flow
B
Scree slope
C
Solifluction
D
None of these
Question 6
Population size of more than 20000 is termed as......:
A
Hemlet
B
City
C
Rural Settlement
D
Town
Question 7
Evaporation is a process by which:
A
Hot air rises
B
Cooling takes place
C
A substance changes from liquid to vapour
D
Air becomes saturated
Question 8
Galapagos Islands are in:
A
Atlantic ocean
B
Indian ocean
C
Southern ocean
D
Pacific ocean
Question 9
Majaway desert is located in:
A
Australia
B
USA
C
South Africa
D
Angola
Question 10
Caribbean is a large gulf of western Atlantic, which region is bordered by Caribbean Sea?
A
North America
B
South America
C
Central America and North America
D
None of them
Question 11
The mountain climates are more suitable as sanitaria for tubercular patients because of
A
Lower humidity of the air
B
The higher percentage of ultraviolet rays in the atmosphere
C
Freedom from air pollution
D
Lower temperature of the atmosphere
Question 12
Antarctica is situated in the:
A
North Pole
B
South Pole
C
Eastern Hemisphere
D
Western Hemisphere
Question 13
Latakia' is the seaport of:
A
Kuwait
B
Syria
C
Pakistan
D
Iran
Question 14
The capital of Nicaragua is:
A
Wellington
B
Managua
C
Abuja
D
Slovenia
Question 15
The old name of Oslo is:
A
Oslahoma
B
Christiana
C
Oslamans
D
None of these
Question 16
The point of contact between the crust and mantle is referred to as:
A
Lower mantle
B
Upper mantle
C
Mono-discontinuity
D
None of these
Question 17
Latitude of a point on the earth is measured by the distance in:
A
Kilometres from the poles
B
Angles from the equator
C
Kilometres from the equators
D
None of these
Question 18
Which of the following conditions causes the formation of spring tides?
A
When the sun, moon and earth make an acute angle in space
B
When the earth is in between the sun and the moon
C
When the sun, moon and earth are approximately in a straight line
D
When the sun is overhead and the moon is facing the earth
Question 19
Volcanic erupted material when inside the hill/earth/mountain it is called...... and after it coming out it is called......
A
Lava, magma
B
Magma, lava
C
Both (A) and (B)
D
None of these
Question 20
The average height of troposphere from surface is...... km:
A
11
B
12
C
13
D
14
There are 20 questions to complete.

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