GK Quiz on Indian Geography ‘Physical Features & Climate of India’ Set I

04-DEC-2015 14:38

    GK Quiz on Indian Geography ‘Physical Features & Climate of India’, in this quiz you will find repository of 20 Multiple Choice Questions that will help you to attune and equipped for different competitive examinations.

    1. Consider the following statement (s) is/are related to the factors influence ocean currents

    I. Rotation of the Earth,

    II. Air pressure and wind.

    III. Ocean water density.

    IV. Revolution of the Earth.

    Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

    A. Both I & II

    B. I, II and III

    C. Both I & IV

    D. II, III and IV

    2. Which of the following place has never got the vertical rays of the Sun?

    A. Srinagar

    B. Mumbai

    C. Chennai

    D. Thiruvananthapuram

    3. Consider the following statement (s) related to the Western Himalayas

    I. Lie to the west of 80 degree East longitude between the Indus and Kali river

    II. Vegetation consists mainly of alpine and coniferous forests

    Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
    Code:

    A. Only I

    B. Only II

    C. Both I and II

    D. Neither I nor II

    4. Which of the following countries are divided by the Radcliffe Line?

    A. India and Pakistan

    B. India and China

    C. India and Bangladesh

    D.  India and Nepal

    5. Which of the following countries are divided by the Durand Line?

    A. Afghanistan and Pakistan

    B. India and Pakistan

    C. India and China

    D. India and Burma

    6. Where is the India's permanent research station Dakshin Gangotri?

    A. Great Himalayas

    B. Indian Ocean

    C. Antarctica

    D. Arabian Sea

    7. Which of the following Indian state touches the boundaries of the maximum number of other States?

    A. Andhra Pradesh

    B. Bihar

    C. Madhya Pradesh

    D. Uttar Pradesh

    8. Consider the following statement (s) related to the Eastern Himalayas

    I. Lie to the east of 88 degree east longitude between the Tista and the Brahmaputra River

    II. Large tracks are covered with dense evergreen forests

    Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

    Code:

    A. Only I

    B. Only II

    C. Both I and II

    D. Neither I nor II


    9. Where is the Duncan Pass located?

    A. South and Little Andaman

    B. North and South Andaman

    C. North and Middle Andaman

    D. Andaman and Nicobar

     

    10. Which of the following cities are called the twin cities?

    A. Delhi and Faridabad

    B. Mumbai and Pune

    C. Hyderabad and Secunderabad

    D. Bangalore and Mysore

    11. Which State is called the sugar bowl of India?

    A. Uttar Pradesh

    B. Chhattisgarh

    C. Andhra Pradesh

    D. Bihar

    12. Which of the following countries are divided by McMohan line?

    A. India and Pakistan

    B. India and China

    C. India and Bangladesh

    D. Pakistan and China

    13. Which is the highest dam in India?

    A. Bhakra dam

    B. Nagarjuna Sagar dam

    C. Hirakud dam

    D. Tehri dam

    14. Which of the following coast where is Gulf of Mannar is located?  

    A. Tamil Nadu

    B. Kerala

    C. Karnataka

    D. Andhra Pradesh

    15. Consider the following statements regarding Andaman and Nicobar Islands

    I. It enjoys equatorial climate.

    II. This is the only place in India where a volcano is located.

    III. This is the only place in India where coral bed is found.

    Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

    Code:

    A. Only I

    B. Only II

    C. Both I and II

    D. I, II and III

    16. What is the name of southernmost hill ranges in India?

    A.  Nilgiri Hills

    B.  Annamalai Hills

    C.  Nallamalai Hills

    D.  Cardamom Hills

    17. Which of the following is the traditional name of Sahyadri?

    A. Western Ghats

    B. Eastern Ghats

    C. Aravallis

    D. Barbar and Nagarjuni hills

    18. Which of the following factor is responsible for low rainfall in the eastern slopes of the Western Ghats?

    A. The straight west coast

    B. The lack of winter depressions

    C. Their leeward location

    D.  The heights of the Ghats

    19. Which of the following region is famous for the lion-tailed macaque?

    A. Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh

    B. Western Ghats of Kerala

    C. Shivalik Hills of Northern India

    D. Hills of North-East India

    20. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

    A. Miri Hills : Arunachal Pradesh

    B. Mikir Hills : Assam

    C. Lushai Hills : Mizoram

    D. Abor Hills : Meghalya

    Question

    Answer

    1

    B

    2

    A

    3

    C

    4

    A

    5

    A

    6

    C

    7

    D

    8

    C

    9

    A

    10

    C

    11

    A

    12

    B

    13

    D

    14

    A

    15

    C

    16

    D

    17

    A

    18

    C

    19

    B

    20

    D

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