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UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2018: GS Geography Study Material

Jan 25, 2018 10:52 IST
    UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2017 GS Geography Study Material
    UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2017 GS Geography Study Material

    Geography is so vast in its syllabus that it covers the most section of the General Studies for the IAS Prelims Exam. The geography is scientific in its orientation and hence the candidates having Arts background find it very difficult to prepare the geography for the IAS Prelims Exam.

    IAS Prelims Exam Guide

    But, the candidates cannot escape or overlook the geography because there are various aspects of geography which enormously helps in the overall General Studies Preparations. For example, the economy of our country is heavily dependent on the Monsoon but Monsoon is a geographical phenomenon. Moreover, we are talking about the demographic dividends but we can study the aspects of population growth under Population Geography and related avenues under Human Geography.

    Here, we have provided Geography questions based on the authentic sources for IAS Exam. The questions have been created as per the UPSC syllabus for IAS Prelims Exam. Such questions are also useful for State PCS Exams preparation.

                  Geography Concept Based Questions

    Pressure Belt (Jan 23, 2018)

    Movements of Ice, Wind and Sea Waves (Aug 2, 2017)

    Movements of Ocean Water II (Apr 20, 2017)

    Movements of Ocean Water

    Earthquakes and Volcanoes

    Interior of the Earth

    Origin and Evolution of Earth


    Latitudes, Longitudes and Time Zones

    Industrial Development Set II

    Industrial Development

    Development of Mineral and Energy Resources



    Weather, Climate and Vegetation-B

    Weather, Climate and Vegetation-A

    The Oceans

    National Parks, Wildlife Sanctuaries, Mull Soil, RDF

    Tropical Cyclone,Sedimentary Rocks,Monsoon,Karewas,Laterisation

    Atmosphere,Epeirogenic Movement,Lithification,El-Nino

    Drought,Savanna Region,Wetlands,Harmattan,Clouds,Algal bloom

    Isobars,Specific Humidity,Relief Zones,Oceans

    Anatolia,Mangroves,Tsunami,Great Barrier Reef,Podzols,Deserts

    Pedogenesis,La revue des races,Soils and Soil Formation

    Human Development Index,peninsular block of India

    Solar Radiation and Heat Balance

    Maps and Indian Georaphy

    Natural Hazard and Disasters

    Climatology and Oceonography

    Western Cyclonic Disturbance,ITCZ,El-Nino,Coriolis force,Winter Showers

    Indian Climate, Soil and Rock System


    The Origin and Evolution of the Earth

    Molassis Basin,Barchans,Dodabeta Peak,Panchnad

    IAS Prelims 2015: GS Geography: MCQ Set 2 

    IAS Prelims 2015: GS Geography: MCQ Set 1


    Goh Cheng Leong Based Questions

    Certificate Physical and Human Geography by Goh Cheng Leong considered as the best resources for the Physical Geography section of IAS Prelims Exam as well as for IAS Mains Exam. The IAS aspirants should study and revise the Physical and Human Geography by Goh Cheng Leong and also practice multiple choice questions based on the various topics provided in the book for IAS. Here, we have provided Geography questions for IAS created from Goh Cheng Leong’s Physical and Human Geography. Such questions are much essential for IAS preparation for Prelims Exam.

    Coastal Reforms Set II

    Coastal Reforms Set I


    Limestone and Chalk Landforms

    Arid or Desert Landforms

    Landforms of Glaciation

    Landforms Made by Running Water

    Weathering, Mass Movement and Groundwater

    Volcanisms and Earthquakes

    The Earth’s Crust

    Earth and the Universe


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