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Geography Model Test 14 in English

Geography Model Test Questions 14 in English

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Question 1
Which district stands first in the ratio of male female in Tamil Nadu?
A
Madurai
B
Tiruchirapalli
C
Salem
D
Tuticorin
Question 2
Tripati Hills are found in
A
Satpura ranges
B
Western ghats
C
Aravalli range
D
Eastren ghats
Question 3
The Arabian sea branch of South – West Monsoon gives more rainfall to
A
Western coast
B
Eastern coast
C
Deccan plateau
D
Eastern hills
Question 4
Iron & Steel Industries are not located at
A
Bokaro
B
Durgapur
C
Jamshedpur
D
Neyveli
Question 5
The region where coal is largely found in India is
A
Damodar valley
B
Brahmaputra valley
C
Narmada valley
D
Tapti valley
Question 6
Gold fields in karnataka are found in
A
Mysore
B
Kolar
C
Bangalore
D
Mandya
Question 7
Rihand Dam project provides irrigation to which states?
A
Gujarat and Maharashtra
B
Uttar Pradesh and Bihar
C
Orissa and West Bengal
D
Kerala and Karnataka
Question 8
Tea is mostly cultivated in
A
Mountain slopes
B
Plains
C
Valleys
D
Plateaus
Question 9
Tubewell irrigation is mostly practiced in which of these states?
A
Uttar Pradesh and Punjab
B
Kerala and Assam
C
Karnataka and Kerala
D
Orissa and Madhya Pradesh
Question 10
The  soil which retains water is
A
Alluvial soil
B
Sandy soil
C
Black soil
D
Red soil
Question 11
The tributaries of Kaveri are
A
Bhavani, Noyal, Amravathi
B
Bhavani, Palar & Vaigai
C
Palar, Vaigai & Noyal
D
Vaigai, Amravathi & Bhavani
Question 12
Time taken by the earth for one complete revolution is
A
One day
B
One month
C
ne year
D
Six month
Question 13
Andaman Nicobar Island belong to
A
India
B
Sri Lanka
C
Pakistan
D
Bangladesh
Question 14
The districts in which cotton is grown largely in Tamil Nadu are
A
Western and Southern Districts
B
Eastern and Southern Districts
C
Western and Northern Districts
D
Eastern and Northern Districts
Question 15
The districts in which rubber is grown in Tamil Nadu are
A
Kannyakumari, Dharmapuri
B
Tirunelveli, Dharmapuri
C
Kannyakumari, Tirunelveli
D
None of these
Question 16
The hydroelectric power station at Mettur dam has a capacity to produce
A
240 megawatts
B
480 megawatts
C
120 megawatts
D
200 megawatts
Question 17
Tamil Nadu’s share in India’s cement production is
A
9%
B
10%
C
20%
D
8%
Question 18
As per 1991 census data the number of females per thousand males in India was
A
907
B
927
C
947
D
967
Question 19
The town where the heavy water plant is located is
A
Kalpakkam
B
Baroda
C
Trombay
D
Tuticorin
Question 20
The largest city in Russian east coast is
A
Vladivostok
B
Moscow
C
St. Petersburg
D
Volgograd
Question 21
Which country lies on the eastern side of India?
A
Pakistan
B
China
C
Myanmar
D
Nepal
Question 22
Which of the following are not correctly matched?
A
Himachal Pradesh - Shillong
B
Andhra Pradesh - Hyderabad
C
Uttar Pradesh - Lucknow
D
Arunachal Pradesh - Itanagar
Question 23
Consider the following statements:
  1. Kandla port is located along the eastern coast of India.
  2. Paradip port is located along the western coast of India.
  • I     II
A
True True
B
True False
C
False True
D
False False
Question 24
Lowest sex-ratio in India is found in
A
Chandisgarph
B
Delhi
C
Kolkata
D
Chennai
Question 25
High population concentration is found in
A
Gangetic plains
B
Deccan plateau
C
Himalaya
D
Western ghats
Question 26
Which of the following is called the Manchester of India?
A
Delhi
B
Mumbai
C
Chennai
D
Kolkata
Question 27
Forest Research Institute is located at
A
Delhi
B
Dehradun
C
Saharanpur
D
Coimbatore
Question 28
The atomic power station in Tamil Nadu is situated at
A
Chennai
B
Kalpakkam
C
Tuticorin
D
Coimbatore
Question 29
CLRI is situated at
A
Madurai
B
Karur
C
Coimbatore
D
Chennai
Question 30
The state which has the lowest record of infant mortality rate in India, is
A
Kerala
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Karnataka
D
Goa
Question 31
The famous Gir forest id located in which of the following states?
A
Maharashtra
B
Karnataka
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Gujarat
Question 32
In Tamil Nadu iron ore deposits are found in
A
Madurai district
B
Salem district
C
Perambur district
D
Tiruchirapalli district
Question 33
Which one of the following is not a coastal district in Tamil Nadu?
A
Ramanathapuram
B
Cuddalore
C
Nagapattinam
D
Tiruchirapalli
Question 34
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       Southern Tamil Nadu receives maximum rainfall during the months from June to September.
  • Reason (R):           Southern Tamil Nadu is situated on the leeward of the caradamon bills.
Now select your answer according to the coding scheme given below:
A
Both (A) and (R) are true, and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true, but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 35
Pick out the correct statement from the following:
  1. Tamil Nadu lies between 8o 5’ - 17o 35’ N latitude and 50o 15’ - 80o 20’ E longitude
  2. Tamil Nadu lies between 10o 5’ - 13o 35’ N latitude and 78o 15’ - 80o 20’ E longitude
  3. Tamil Nadu lies between 8o 5’ - 17o 35’ latitude and 79o 15’ - 80o 20’ E longitude
  4. Tamil Nadu lies between 8o 5’ - 13o 35’ N latitude and 76o 15’ - 80o 20’ E longitude
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D
Question 36
Monsoon winds blowing from the South-West pick the moisture over the
A
Arabic sea
B
Indian ocean
C
Bay of Bengal
D
Pacific ocean
Question 37
Pick out the correct statement from the following:
A
Atmospheric pressure is a direct result of the temperature
B
Atmospheric pressure is an indirect result of the temperature
C
Atmospheric pressure is a direct result of the weight of the air
D
Atmospheric pressure is an indirect result of the weight of the air
Question 38
  • With increasing height, air temperature drops uniformly with altitude at a rate of approximately
  • (A) 6.5o celsius per 1000 metres  (B) 5o celsius per 1000 metres
  • (C) 6.5o celsius per 100 metres      (D) 6o celsius per 1000 metres
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D
Question 39
Horizontal movement of sea water at the ocean’s surface is defined as
A
Cyclone
B
Tides
C
Waves
D
Currents
Question 40
Pick out the correct statement from the following:
A
The surface of the earth is moving all the time
B
The surface of the earth is not moving all the time
C
The surface of the earth is moving only at times
D
The surface of the earth moves now and then
Question 41
The state which has the lowest record of Infant Mortality Rate is
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Kerala
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 42
Parambikulam project is located in ___________ district
A
Periyar
B
Coimbatore
C
Ooty
D
Karur
Question 43
Tuticorin is famous for
A
Spic Fertilizer Industry
B
Iron and Steel Industry
C
Aluminium Industry
D
Machine Tool Industry
Question 44
The Pykara Scheme of Tamil Nadu is in ____________ district
A
Salem
B
Periyar
C
Nilgiri
D
Kanniyakumari
Question 45
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  • Kant                                  1) climatic classification
  • Thornthwaite                     2) cycle of erosion
  • Whittlesey                         3) origin of the earth
  • Penck                                4) agricultural typology
A
3 1 4 2
B
1 2 3 4
C
2 3 4 1
D
4 1 2 3
Question 46
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       Tea and coffee are both grown in the Nilgiri hills
  • Reason (R):           Both crops need similar condition for growth
A
(A) and (R) are True
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true, but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 47
Which National Highways connects Agra and Mumbai?
A
NH 1
B
NH 7
C
NH 3
D
NH 5
Question 48
The oldest oil refinery of India is
A
Haldia
B
Digboi
C
Barauni
D
Cochin
Question 49
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  • Sanctuaries                                    Districts
  • Vedanthangal                    1) Kancheepuram
  • Vadur                                2) Tanjore
  • Kalakadu                           3) Tirunelveli
  • Mukurthi                           4) Nilgiri
A
4 2 3 1
B
4 3 1 2
C
2 3 1 4
D
1 2 3 4
Question 50
Dharmapuri district is known for ___________ in Tamil Nadu
A
Granite
B
Quartz
C
Limestone
D
Iron ore
Question 51
Which is the South Indian Oxford of Tamil Nadu?
A
Samel
B
Kanniyakumari
C
Tirunelveli
D
Tuticorin
Question 52
The Wild Life Protection Act was formulated in the year
A
1970
B
1972
C
1990
D
1986
Question 53
In population among the all states in India, Tamil Nadu occupies the
A
6th position
B
3rd position
C
10th position
D
5th position
Question 54
Which part of the Himalayas has the maximum stretch from east to west?
A
Kumaun Himalayas
B
Assam Himalayas
C
Punjab Himalayas
D
Nepal Himalayas
Question 55
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       Soils in humid tropical regions lack humus.
  • Reason (R):           Heavy precipitation causes leaching of humus.
A
Both (A) and (R) are true, and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true, but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 56
Which of the following river flows between the Satpuras and the the Vindhyas?
A
Godavari
B
Gandak
C
Tapti
D
Narmada
Question 57
The boundary between Germany and Poland is called
A
Hindeberg Line
B
Maginot Line
C
Durand Line
D
17th Parallel
Question 58
Ahmedabad town is located on the river
A
Sabarmati
B
Mahanadi
C
Gangotri
D
Kaveri
Question 59
The term “NIFE” refers to
A
Earthquakes
B
Core of the earth
C
Crust of the earth
D
Ocean floor
Question 60
The length of India’s coast line is about?
A
7516.6 km
B
7500.5 km
C
7000 km
D
6100 km
Question 61
What is meant by ‘reserved forest’?
A
A forest reserved exclusively for frazing
B
A forest reserved for hunting
C
A forest reserved for commercial exploitation with restrictions on grazing
D
A forest reserved for commercial exploitation with restrictions on grazing
Question 62
Arrange the states in ascending order in terms of sex ratio (2001):
  • 1) Sikkim               2) Rajasthan                3) Tripura                    (D) Uttaranchal
A
3 2 4 1
B
1 3 2 4
C
2 1 3 4
D
3 4 1 2
Question 63
Arrange the states in descending order on the basis of area:
  • 1) Andhra Pradesh                        2) Gujarat                    3) Bihar                       4) Assam
A
1 2 3 4
B
2 3 1 4
C
2 4 1 3
D
1 3 2 4
Question 64
Uranium enrichment is concerned with
A
Cuba
B
Israel
C
Iran
D
South Korea
Question 65
In which of the following places three oceans merge together?
A
Chennai
B
Rameshwaram
C
Kanniyakumari
D
Tuticorin
Question 66
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                                         List-II
  • Bharat Heavy Electricals              1) Kalpakkam
  • Defence Research Laboratory      2) Bangalore
  • Indian Space Research                  3) Trichy
  • Atomic Power Organisation         4) Hyderabad
A
4 3 1 2
B
3 4 1 2
C
2 3 4 1
D
4 1 2 3
Question 67
Which of the following is not situated in Tuticorin?
A
Chemical industry
B
Fertilizer industry
C
Nuclear power station
D
Thermal power station
Question 68
Which of the following is not related to Neyveli?
A
Coal
B
Electricity
C
Lignite
D
Urea
Question 69
Which one of the following is correctly matched?
A
Which one of the following is correctly matched?
B
Chronological classification - Time series data
C
Quantitative classification - Area wise data
D
Qualitative classification - Yearly data
Question 70
In literacy among the all states in India, Tamil Nadu occupies which position?
A
9th position
B
9th position
C
13th position
D
10th position
Question 71
The oldest large scale industry in India is
A
Iron and steel industry
B
Cotton textile industry
C
Jute industry
D
Paper industry
Question 72
The first rubber farm was formed in India at
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Goa
C
Kerala
D
Karnataka
Question 73
Largest number of Cotton Textile Mills in India is found in the state of
A
Gujarat
B
West Bengal
C
Maharashtra
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 74
The most important small scale industry in India is
A
Textile
B
Jute
C
Jewellery
D
Handloom
Question 75
Indian Institute of Horticultural Research is situated at
A
Chennai
B
Mumbai
C
Hyderabad
D
Bangalore
Question 76
The district in Tamil Nadu where Petroleum is found in abundant quantities is
A
Thanjavur
B
Pudukkottai
C
Tiruvarur
D
Nagapattinam
Question 77
‘Kathak’ is the principal classical dance of
A
North India
B
Orissa
C
Kerala
D
Karnataka
Question 78
Tamil Nadu gets more rainfall during the months of
A
January – March
B
April – June
C
July – September
D
October – November
Question 79
The longest mountain system in Asia is
A
Kunlun Mountains
B
The Himalaya mountains
C
The Himalaya mountains
D
Khingan Mountains
Question 80
Time taken by the earth in turning through 1o longitude is
A
5 minutes
B
24 hours
C
4 minutes
D
2 minutes
Question 81
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I (       River)                          List-II (Origin)
  • Godavari                           1. Rajasthan
  • Kaveri                               2. Madhya Pradesh
  • Tapti                                  3. Maharashtra
  • Sabarmati                          4. Karnataka
A
1 3 4 2
B
3 4 2 1
C
4 2 3 1
D
2 1 4 3
Question 82
The longest river of Peninsular India is
A
Mahanadi
B
Tapti
C
Kaveri
D
Godavari
Question 83
Manimutharu dam is located in the district of
A
Tirunelveli
B
Coimbatore
C
Cuddalore
D
Thanjavur
Question 84
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                 List-II
  • Paddy                    1. Punjab
  • Wheat                    2. Karnataka
  • Ragi                       3. Kerala
  • Coffee                   4. Tamil Nadu
A
2 4 1 3
B
3 4 1 2
C
4 1 2 3
D
2 1 4 3
Question 85
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  • Earthquake                        1. Landslide
  • Tsunami                             2. Bhopal
  • Nilgiris                              3. Richter scale
  • Gas leak                            4. Series of waves
A
2 4 1 3
B
3 4 1 2
C
3 4 2 1
D
2 1 4 3
Question 86
The tidal forests are found along the
A
Coasts and deltas
B
Plateaus and Valleys
C
Hill slopes and Valleys
D
Plains and Plateaus
Question 87
The gradual increase in temperature with depth is known as the
A
Normal lapse rate
B
Geothermal gradient
C
Inversion of temperature
D
Saturation level
Question 88
In which sector is the power generation more in Tamil Nadu?
A
Hydel power station
B
Nuclear power sector
C
Thermal power sector
D
Biogass energy sector
Question 89
In Tamil Nadu which district has got the highest deposit of magnesite?
A
Coimbatore
B
Madurai
C
Salem
D
Sivagangai
Question 90
Manganese is abundantly found in the state of
A
Orissa
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Karnataka
D
Rajasthan
Question 91
Paper mill in Tamil Nadu is located at
A
Edappadi
B
Rasipuram
C
Pallipalayam
D
Namakkal
Question 92
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  • `     (Location of cement factory)              (District)
  • Madhukkarai                                 1. Ramanad
  • Dalmiapuram                                 2. Tirunelveli
  • Alangulam                                     3. Tiruchirappalli
  • Thalaiyuthu                                   4. Coimbatore
A
2 4 3 1
B
4 3 1 2
C
1 2 4 3
D
3 1 2 4
Question 93
Jawadi hill is located in the district of
A
Cuddalore
B
Vellore
C
Dharmapuri
D
Salem
Question 94
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  • Minerals                            1. 66½o N
  • Kaveri                               2. 66½S
  • Arctic circle                       3. Noyal
  • Antarctic circle                  4. Rocks
A
1 2 4 3
B
2 3 1 4
C
3 4 2 1
D
4 3 1 2
Question 95
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       A disaster event occurred in Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh on the night of December 2, 1984
  • Reason (R):           Many people died due to gas tragedy
Now select your answer according to the coding scheme given below:
A
(A) and (R) are true, and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
(A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true, but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 96
Pick out the correct statement from the following:
A
Coal and Oil are made from plants or animals that lived and died millions of years ago
B
Coal and Oil are not made from plants or animals that lived and died millions of years ago
C
Coal and Oil are made from plants or animals that lived and died hundreds of years ago
D
Coal and Oil made from plants and animals that lived died thousand of years ago
Question 97
North latitude is named as
A
Tropic of Capricorn
B
Arctic circle
C
Antarctic circle
D
Tropic of cancer
Question 98
The ratio between volumes of pores to the total volume of rock is known as
A
Permeability
B
Porosity
C
Porosity
D
Water
Question 99
Which planet is very nearer to the sun?
A
Jupiter
B
Mercury
C
Saturn
D
Mars
Question 100
In Tamil Nadu photo film industry is located in the district
A
Nilgiri
B
Cuddalore
C
Erode
D
Theni
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