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Geography Model Test Questions – 1 in English

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Question 1
The Chief Indian newsprint manufacturing mill is at
A
Bangalore
B
Dehra Dun
C
Nepanagar
D
Indore
Question 2
Which of the following is the important cotton producing area in India?
A
Ganges plain
B
Deccan trap
C
Damodar valley
D
Yamuna valley
Question 3
The most important means of irrigation in Deccan India is
A
Well
B
canal
C
tank
D
tubewell
Question 4
Where is Bongaigaon? What is it famous for?
A
U.P. famous for sugarcane cultivation
B
M.P. famous for rock temple
C
Assam famous for refinery
D
West Bengal famous for wild life
Question 5
Amarkantak an important Peninsular river, is in the state of
A
Gujarat
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Maharashtra
D
Rajasthan
Question 6
Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?
A
Kakrapara - Gujarat,
B
Hirakud - Orissa
C
Mettur - Tamil Nadu
D
Tungabhadhra - Maharashtra
Question 7
Which one of the following pairs is correctly Matched?
A
Hirakud - Atomic Power
B
Khetri - Manganese
C
Balaghat - Iron Ore
D
Ankleshwar - Oil Field
Question 8
Burnpur and kulti are centres of
A
Aluminium Industry
B
Iron & Steel Industry
C
Coal Mining
D
Copper Mining
Question 9
Bhilai steel industry was started with the help of
A
U.K.
B
West Germany
C
U.S.S.R.
D
U.S.A
Question 10
Which one of the following states ranks first in the production of sugarcane?
A
Punjab
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Maharashtra
Question 11
Which one of the following industries are developed only after independence?
A
Cement, Sugar Industries
B
Cotton and Jute Mills
C
Heavy Engineering and Chemical Industries
D
None of these
Question 12
All vital atomospheric processes leading to various climatic and weathe conditions take place in the
A
Troposhere
B
Lonosphere
C
Exosphere
D
Stratosphere
Question 13
First regular census was taken in
A
1881 A.D.
B
1891 A.D.
C
1904 A.D.
D
1911 A.D
Question 14
Which city is known as the Manchester of India?
A
Coimbatore
B
Mumbai
C
Rajapalyam
D
Kolkata
Question 15
Sri Harikota is situated in which of the following states?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Kerala
C
Karnataka
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 16
The Rameswaram Island is separated from the main land of India by the ______ channel.
A
Palk
B
Pamban
C
Gibralter
D
Mannar
Question 17
The highest mountain peak in South India is
A
Everest
B
Anaimudi
C
Godwin Austen
D
Nanda Devi
Question 18
-------- is called the Asiatic Italy
A
Burma
B
India
C
Sri Lanka
D
Pakistan
Question 19
Which city is called the “Electronic city”?
A
Mumbai
B
Bangalore
C
Varanasi
D
Kolkata
Question 20
Sahyadri ranges refer to
A
Siwaliks
B
Eastern Ghats
C
Western Ghats
D
Satpura Range
Question 21
Aravalli ranges are an example of
A
Folded mountain
B
Block mountain
C
Residual mountain
D
Volcanic mountain
Question 22
The Konkan coast stretches between
A
Goa to Cochin
B
Goa to Mumbai
C
Goa to Daman
D
Goa to Diu
Question 23
The river basin which is called “Ruhr of Inida” is
A
Damodar
B
Hooghly
C
Swarnarekha
D
Godavari
Question 24
  • Find the incorrectly matched pair State Leading producer of
A
Assam - Rubber
B
Andhra Pradesh - Tobacco
C
Gujarat - Groundnut
D
Kerala - Coconut
Question 25
Which river is called “bengal’s sorrow”?
A
Kolkata
B
Delhi
C
Narmada
D
Tapti
Question 26
Which place receive maximum solar energy in December?
A
Orissa
B
Maharastra
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Gujarat
Question 27
Which state possesses two major ports in India?
A
Orissa
B
Maharashtra
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Gujarat
Question 28
Find the odd place out
A
Kakarapura
B
Kavanur
C
Kodaikanal
D
Hydrabad
Question 29
Which gas from Mathura refinery is a threat to Taj Mahal?
A
Carbon dioxide
B
Sulphur dioxide
C
Nitrous Oxide
D
Nitrogen Oxide
Question 30
Captial of Zimbabwe is
A
Stockholm
B
Harare
C
George Town
D
Cape Town
Question 31
Headquarters of south central railway is at
A
Cuttack
B
Secunderabad
C
Chennai
D
Bangalore
Question 32
Tea is cultivated at the highest level in
A
Java
B
Bosnia
C
Sri Lanka
D
India
Question 33
Which one of the following states of India, receives major part of its annual rainfall during winter?
A
Orissa
B
West Bengal
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 34
The Largest producer of Merino wool in the world is
A
New Zealand
B
Australia
C
Union of South Africa
D
United Kingdom
Question 35
The semangs are the tribal people in habiting in the equatorial regions of
A
Brazil
B
Congo
C
Malaysia
D
New Guinea
Question 36
Which of the following is not an iron ore variety
A
Haematite
B
Magnetite
C
Siderite
D
Cuprite
Question 37
Elephant grasses are mostly found in
A
Pampas
B
Prairies
C
Steppes
D
Savannas
Question 38
The world’s largest desert is
A
Atacama desert
B
Sahara desert
C
Gobi deseri
D
Great Australian desert
Question 39
The driest parts, which are prone to frequent drought lie in which of the states of india?
A
Rajasthan
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Karnataka
Question 40
It is popularly called as the Automobile workshop of the world
A
Detroit
B
Kobe
C
Nottingham
D
Rio de Janerio
Question 41
India’s only Gold-Field is located at Kolar in the state of
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Bihar
C
Gujarat
D
Karnataka
Question 42
Muscovite is the type of ore related with
A
Mica
B
Aluminium
C
Manganese
D
Lead
Question 43
The lower region above the earth’s surface is called
A
Stratosphere
B
Ozone layer
C
Trophoshpere
D
Atomosphere
Question 44
The state where the women literacy rate is more is
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Kerala
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Punjab
Question 45
Coniferous forest belt is charachterised by
A
Short summer and long winter
B
Short winter and long summer
C
Short autumn and long winter
D
Long autumn and short winter
Question 46
Gulf stream is the current of
A
Atlantic ocean
B
Pacific ocean
C
Arctic ocean
D
Antarctic ocean
Question 47
Which state in India has the largest geographical area?
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Bihar
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 48
Which of the following rivers in India is shared by large number of states?
A
Mahandi
B
Krishna
C
Cauvery
D
Godavari
Question 49
The lowest layer of atomosphere is called as
A
Exosphere
B
Lonosphere
C
Troposphere
D
Stratosphere
Question 50
The largest island in the world is
A
Sri Lanka
B
Australia
C
Caribbean
D
Greenland
Question 51
Thumba is located in
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Karnataka
C
Kerala
D
Maharastra
Question 52
India earns maximum foreign exchange from
A
Coffee
B
Tea
C
Sugar
D
Rubber
Question 53
Paddy is suitable for cultivation in
A
Red Soil
B
Black Soil
C
Irrigated Soil
D
Dry Soil
Question 54
A coral island with a central lake is known as
A
Atoll
B
Corallite
C
Lagoon
D
Coral reef
Question 55
The density of population is the highest in the state of
A
Delhi
B
Punjab
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 56
Mt. Caucasus is found
A
to the north of Tibet
B
in the western part of U.S.A.
C
between Black sea and Caspian sea
D
in the eastern part of Australia
Question 57
The river which carries larger quantity of water every year to the sea is
A
Ganga
B
Congo
C
Amazon
D
Mississippi
Question 58
Great lakes are an important feature of
A
Australia
B
South America
C
North America
D
Europe
Question 59
The development of Singapore is because of its
A
location
B
Commerce
C
Political Condition
D
Mineral resources
Question 60
Write the number of states in India that have achieved 100 percent electrification
A
13
B
6
C
15
D
8
Question 61
The retreating north – east monsoon gives rainfall during the months of
A
June to September
B
January to April
C
May to June
D
October to December
Question 62
The variability of rainfall is very high in the state of
A
Rajasthan
B
Jammu and Kashmir
C
Gujarat
D
Maharashtra
Question 63
The triple canal system is located in
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Punjab
C
Rajasthan
D
West Bengal
Question 64
The Atlantic Ocean adjacent to -------- is an important fishing region
A
Norway
B
U.K.
C
Ice Lands
D
India
Question 65
Kolkata has concentration of jute textiles because of
A
Kolkata Harbour
B
Availability of technical know how
C
Transport network
D
Jute cultivation
Question 66
Bulk materials are transported by
A
Roadway
B
Railway and Shipping
C
Railway
D
Airway
Question 67
Merino sheep are more in
A
North America
B
Africa
C
Europe
D
Australia
Question 68
Rural settlements are more in
A
Canada
B
China
C
India
D
Chile
Question 69
The longest river is situated in
A
South America
B
China
C
Europe
D
Australia
Question 70
Himalayas can be classified into
A
Cordillera
B
Groups of mountains
C
Individual mountains
D
Folded mountains
Question 71
Which one of the following is close to equator?
A
Scrubs
B
Grass land
C
Dense forest
D
Scattered trees
Question 72
Sandy soil is prevalent in
A
Desert
B
Delta
C
Mountain
D
Plain
Question 73
Paddy production is more in
A
Bangaladesh
B
Thailand
C
Angola
D
Germany
Question 74
The limited development of livestock rearing in India is due to
A
Non-Availability of Good Breeds
B
Undeveloped speedy transportation facilities
C
Less demand for livestock products
D
Non-Availability of pasture lands
Question 75
Which country has the largest petroleum reserves in the world?
A
U.S.A.
B
Kuwait
C
Saudi Arabia
D
Venezuela
Question 76
Wheat cultivation is confined to
A
Tropical regions
B
Warm region
C
Humid areas
D
Desert areas
Question 77
Percentage of crude oil production to the world
  1. (A) Europe                                                (1) 13
  2. (B) North America                                    (2) 10
  3. (C) Africa                                      (3) 9
  4. (D) South west Asia                                 (4) 42
Now select the correct answer according to the codes given below:
A
2 1 3 4
B
1 2 4 3
C
3 1 2 4
D
4 2 1 3
Question 78
Consider the following statements: the best quality iron ore is
  1. (1) Haematite
  2.    (2) Magnetite
  3. (3) Bauxite Of the statements:
A
1 and 2 are correct
B
1 alone is correct
C
2 alone is correct
D
3 alone is correct
Question 79
Sledges are the mode of transport in
A
Desert region
B
Polar region
C
Glaciated region
D
Tundra region
Question 80
The cheapest means of transport among the following is
A
Airways
B
Railways
C
Roadways
D
Shipping
Question 81
Consider the following statements: Cultivation or rubber is found in
  • (1) Malaysis
  •               (2) Indonesia
  •         (3) Ceylon
  •           (4) Mongolia
A
All are correct
B
1,2 and 3 are correct
C
1 and 2 are correct
D
4 alone is correct
Question 82
Japan is a country important for exporting of
A
Automobile
B
Textile
C
Rice
D
Wheat
Question 83
The following are important fish catching states of India. Arrange them in a descending order and select the correct answer from the codes given below:
  • (1) West Bengal and Orissa
  •      (2) Kerala
  • (3) Tamil Nadu
  •    (4) Andhra Pradesh
A
1,2,3,4
B
3,1,2,4
C
2,3,4,1
D
4,2,1,3
Question 84
Prevailing climate in central asia is
A
Coastal region
B
Desert
C
Humid region
D
Forest region
Question 85
What is a hurricane?
A
Dust storm
B
Cyclone of Tamil Nadu Coast
C
Cyclone of gulf of Mexico
D
Storm of eastern coastal Australia
Question 86
Where do you find murray darling basin?
A
In U.S.A.
B
In western Europe
C
In Russia
D
In Australia
Question 87
Evergreen forests are the natural vegetation of
A
Mediterranean region
B
Tropical region
C
Temperate region
D
Equatorial region
Question 88
Drip irrigation is prevalent in
A
Regions of high rainfall
B
Areas of less rainfall
C
Polar region
D
Deserts
Question 89
The biggest continent is
A
South America
B
Europe
C
Australia
D
Asia
Question 90
The convectional type of rainfall occurs mostly in
A
Mediterranean regions
B
North-West Europe
C
East India
D
Eastern part of North America
Question 91
Characteristic of “pedalfer Soil” is
A
Fertile soil of humid region
B
Dry soil of deserts
C
Saline soil of coastal region
D
Soil of grass lands
Question 92
The cultivation of oilseeds is more in
A
South Asian countries
B
Argentina
C
France
D
Angola
Question 93
The important aluminium producing countries are
  • (1) Jamaica
  •     (2) Surinam
  •       (3) France
  •   (4) U.S.A.
A
All are correct
B
1, 2 are correct
C
3, 4 are correct
D
2, 3, 4 are correct
Question 94
Arrange the states cultivating cotton in descending order of importance
  • (1) Karnataka
  •    (2) Madhya Pradesh
  •   (3) Maharashtra
  •     (4) Gujarat
A
4,3,1,2
B
3, 1, 2, 4
C
3, 4, 2, 1
D
2, 3, 4, 1
Question 95
Tea cultivation is confined to
  • (1) India-Ceylon-China
  • (2) China-Pakistan-Arabia
  • (3) Russia-Germany-Japan
  • (4) Sudan-Brazil-Zambia
A
1, 2 are Correct
B
1 alone is correct
C
3, 4 are correct
D
2, 3 are correct
Question 96
The concentration of paper industries in West Bengal is based on
A
availability of power
B
Availability of Chemical products
C
Availability of raw material
D
Development of Transportation facilities
Question 97
What basic factor of western European countries has helped its economic development?
A
Approach to Atlantic ocean
B
Maritime Climate
C
Availability of minerals
D
Efficient labour force
Question 98
The southern continents have developed in sheep rearing, while woolen industries are concentrated in northern continents. The reason is
A
Availability of grasslands in southern continents
B
Industrial activities have not developed much in souther continents
C
Industrial activities have not developed much in souther continents
D
Southern continents give much importance to agriculture
Question 99
Density of population is the highest in
A
Delhi
B
Kolkata
C
Mumbai
D
Chennai
Question 100
Forest coverage in India is  
A
33%
B
22%
C
18%
D
10%
Question 100 Explanation: 
NOTE: 20.64% (2009 – 2010)
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