Geography mock test 66

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the period of lunar month?
A
27.32 days
B
27.50 days
C
30 days
D
29.53 days
Question 2
The International Date-line is located in the:
A
Pacific Ocean
B
Atlantic Ocean
C
Indian Ocean
D
Arctic Ocean
Question 3
Vast, flat expanses on the ocean floor are deepest parts of the ocean because of deep-sea trenches. What is it called?
A
Ocean Plain
B
Abyssal Plain
C
Alluvial Plain
D
Swamp
Question 4
Equatorial diameter of the earth is:
A
12756km
B
12714km
C
12740km
D
12704km
Question 5
The tendency of salinity increases from:
A
East to West
B
North to South
C
West to South
D
None of these
Question 6
A major system of rift valleys occurs in.......
A
Eastern Africa
B
Australia
C
North America
D
Eastern Europe
Question 7
The currency of Macedonia is:
A
Litas
B
Franc
C
Dinar
D
Pound
Question 8
Large block of ice buried and outwash plane gives birth to......:
A
Kame
B
Moraine
C
Kettle
D
Fjord
Question 9
Lunar Sea refers to:
A
A small sea on the moon
B
A sea on erth which experiences high tides due to gravitational attraction of the moon
C
A dark plain on the moon
D
A large water body illuminated by moonlight
Question 10
Yugoslavian coast is a typical example of:
A
A Ria coast
B
Fiord coast
C
Dalmation coast
D
An estuarine coast
Question 11
Anticyclones are so-called because
A
They are systems of divergence and outflow of air
B
They have no pressure gradient
C
They move in a direction opposite to that of cyclones
D
They destroy the cyclonic conditions.
Question 12
Rainfall related to mountains is:
A
Cyclonic rainfall
B
Monsoon rainfall
C
Orographic rainfall
D
Normal rainfall
Question 13
Monsoon winds are largely caused by the differences in...... between the land and the sea:
A
Temperature
B
Pressure
C
Both (A) & (B)
D
None of these
Question 14
Stobatch is a beautiful waterfall located in:
A
Switzerland
B
India
C
Italy
D
Norway
Question 15
The Island of Sakhalin is also called:
A
Hsponalia
B
Karafuto
C
Banks
D
Devon
Question 16
A settlement of less than...... people is termed as hemlet:
A
100
B
200
C
300
D
400
Question 17
What does the scale 1: 1, 000, 000 represent in linear measure?
A
1 cm = 10 km
B
1 m = 1 mile
C
1" = 6
D
1 cm. = 1 km
Question 18
Ch de Gaulle' is the airport of:
A
Austria
B
Australia
C
Britain
D
France
Question 19
The currency of Spain is:
A
Rand
B
Peseta
C
Guilder
D
Peso
Question 20
The process of solifluction is common in...... region:
A
Subpolar
B
Tropical
C
Temperate
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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