Geography mock test 71

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is true?
A
Begin is a strip of land lies along the edge of a body of water
B
Beach is a strip of land lies along the edge of a body of water
C
Bay is a strip of land lies slong the edge of a body of water
D
Port is a strip of land lies along the edge of a body of water
Question 2
Highest Mountain of South America:
A
Allegheny Mountains
B
Mount Mickenly
C
Acancagva
D
None of these
Question 3
Lines joining places of equal rainfall are known as
A
Isotherms
B
Isobars
C
Isohots
D
Isohyets
Question 4
Budapest is near the longitude:
A
19-5 E
B
67-2 W
C
64-10 W
D
8-41 E
Question 5
Burkina Faso is the new name of:
A
Lower Volta
B
Upper Volta
C
Greenland
D
Folkaldn
Question 6
The capital of Suriname is:
A
Malabo
B
Paramaribo
C
Berm
D
Lome
Question 7
What is the temperature of the sun estimated at approximately?
A
5000 degrees F
B
6000 degrees F
C
7000 degrees F
D
212 degrees F
Question 8
The official residence of the Pope is in:
A
England
B
America
C
Vatican City
D
Rome
Question 9
The most common element by weight in the earth's crust is
A
Iron
B
Oxygen
C
Silicon
D
Aluminum
Question 10
The moon does not fall onto the earth despite the attraction between the earth and the sun because of
A
The usn's opposing attraction
B
The centrifugal reaction
C
A gravitational repulsion
D
The fixed orbit in which the moon rotates
Question 11
Name the underground sandstone rock layer which holds fresh water and also allows the fresh water to flow through it?
A
Aquifer
B
Well
C
Bore
D
Crack
Question 12
Atmospheric pressure at sea level is:
A
750mm
B
760mm
C
770mm
D
None of these
Question 13
A cyclone is a system of wind blowing
A
From the Bay of Bengal towards Bangladesh annually
B
Spirally outwards a low pressure region
C
Spirally outwards from a high pressure region
D
In a straight line from a high to low pressure region
Question 14
The currency of Rwanda is:
A
Rwanda Franc
B
Dollar
C
Pound
D
Tolar
Question 15
The best sutied projection for map of Tundras is:
A
Zenithal
B
Conical
C
Mercator
D
None of these
Question 16
What is the average salt content in a litre of sea water?
A
49 gm
B
37 gm
C
35 gm
D
40 gm
Question 17
Westerlies are
A
Cold winds
B
Warm wind-streams
C
Hot winds blowing
D
Rain-bearing winds from the west
Question 18
The currency of France is:
A
French Franc
B
Dollar
C
Pound
D
Peru
Question 19
Kalahari desert is the largest desert of......:
A
Western Europe
B
Asia
C
South America
D
None of these
Question 20
The highest point of Africa is:
A
Mt. Everest
B
Mt. Kilimanjaro
C
Mt. McKinley
D
Ellsworth Mt.
There are 20 questions to complete.

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