Geography mock test 61

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The currency of Chile is:
A
Franc
B
Peso
C
Dollar
D
Dinar
Question 2
When a high area of land drops steeply, especially into the sea, what is the land formation that results called?
A
Valley
B
Cliff
C
Plain
D
Precipice
Question 3
Mass movement's knowledge can help in:
A
Planning and policy making
B
Break down of rocks
C
Both (A) & (B)
D
None of these
Question 4
The highest paid sugar-cane plantation workers in the world are found in Queensland, Australia because the:
A
Cost of living in Queensland is the highest in Australia
B
Workers live in developed economies
C
Workers have to work for long hours
D
Risk of sunstroke in plantations is very great
Question 5
A hinterland is:
A
An ara behind a seaport that supplies the bulk of the exports
B
The interior of a valley
C
An elevated area
D
An area occupied by backward community
Question 6
The capital of Denmark is:
A
Copenhagen
B
San Salvador
C
Zagreb
D
Bogota
Question 7
Kuroshio is a current having its origin in:
A
Florida coast
B
Caribbean sea
C
Gulf of Mexico
D
None of above
Question 8
The capital of Romania is:
A
Bucharest
B
Manila
C
Panama city
D
Oslo
Question 9
Strait of Florida runs in between:
A
Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea
B
Gulf of Mexice and Caribbean Sea
C
Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexice
D
Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean
Question 10
The Yellow Stone National Park is in:
A
USA
B
China
C
Italy
D
Nepal
Question 11
The capital of Myanmar is:
A
Yangon
B
Rabat
C
Port Louis
D
Bamako
Question 12
...... absorbs energy which is transferred to the atmosphere from the earth's surface and maintains temperature for life:
A
CO2
B
O2
C
N2O
D
O3
Question 13
Air India' is the airline of:
A
Russia
B
Canada
C
India
D
Nepal
Question 14
ANGOP' is the news agency of:
A
Luanda
B
France
C
USA
D
Austria
Question 15
Central Place Theory was first presented by Walter Christaller in:
A
1939
B
1934
C
1935
D
1930
Question 16
PS' is the news agency of:
A
France
B
UK
C
USA
D
Russia
Question 17
The term meteor is applied to an interplanetary body:
A
After it enters the atmosphere of the earth
B
After it enters the earth's atmosphere and explodes in the mid air as a ball of fire
C
After it enters the earth's atmosphere and lands on the surface of the earth without exploding in mid air
D
Before it enters the earth's atmosphere
Question 18
Sumatra is an island located in:
A
Sea of Japan
B
North of Japan
C
Indian Ocean
D
South Pacific
Question 19
What do contours on maps indicate?
A
The temperature in different areas.
B
Heights of land above the sea
C
The vegetation in different areas.
D
The different kinds of soil
Question 20
The capital of Sierra Leone is:
A
Dakar
B
Sao Tom
C
Freetown
D
Colombo
There are 20 questions to complete.

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