Geography mock test 79

By | August 14, 2018

UGC- NET- UPSC Geography MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The currency of Swaziland is:
A
Franc
B
Pound
C
Dollar
D
Lilangeni
Question 2
A huge mass of ice fed by snow on a high mountain slowly sliding downhill before it starts melting is called:
A
Avalanche
B
Glacier
C
Iceberg
D
None of these
Question 3
Namib desert is located in:
A
Chad
B
Niger
C
Libya
D
Angola
Question 4
If we are to show a particular climate on a map, we will use:
A
Isoplethmap
B
Dot map
C
Choropleth map
D
None of these
Question 5
Panama Canal connects:
A
Pacific Ocean with Caribbean Sea
B
Atlantic Ocean with Pacific Ocean
C
Red Sea with Caribbean Sea
D
Mediterranean Sea with Red Sea
Question 6
Tran-world Airlines' (TWA) is the airline of:
A
UK
B
Russia
C
USA
D
Germany
Question 7
Mass movement is always taking place at the:
A
Vegetated area
B
Bank of a stream
C
Less vegetated area
D
None of these
Question 8
A cape is
A
Piece of land abutting into the sea
B
A cap worn by a fool
C
Name given to large species of crocodile
D
None of the above
Question 9
Which is the largest continent of the world?
A
43, 999 sq km Asia
B
Africa
C
North America
D
Australia
Question 10
Velocity of wind is measured by:
A
Wind Vane
B
A barogram
C
An anemometer
D
Hygrometer
Question 11
The capital of Oman is:
A
Oslo
B
Mascat
C
Riyadh
D
Baghdad
Question 12
SAPA' is the news agency of:
A
UK
B
South Africa
C
Norway
D
Sweden
Question 13
Giant circular storm system, for which storm's winds must surpass 119 kilometres per hour, is known as:
A
Cyclone
B
Thunder storm
C
Hurricane
D
Wild storm
Question 14
Which is called 'Land of lilies'?
A
Canada
B
Beligium
C
Norway
D
Sweden
Question 15
When caverns are numerous and occur in lines at different levels, they are referred to as:
A
Galleries
B
Travertine terraces
C
Pillars
D
None of these
Question 16
The Plannetary winds variously known as roaring forties, furious fifties and stormy syxties are
A
Cyclones
B
Plar winds
C
Westerlies
D
Trade winds
Question 17
The four largest planets of the solar system in the descending order are:
A
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
B
Saturn, Jupiter, Uranus, Neptune
C
Uranus, Neptune, Saturn, Jupiter
D
Jupiter, Uranus, Saturn, Neptune
Question 18
Which of the following is a rift valley:
A
The-Amazon Valley
B
The Thames Valley
C
The Rhine Valley
D
The Mississippi Valley
Question 19
The currency of South Korea is:
A
Dollar
B
Won
C
Euro
D
Pound
Question 20
What is Basin?
A
High area of land
B
Deep area of river
C
Low area of land
D
Deep area of ocean
There are 20 questions to complete.

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