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Geography Model Test 15 in English

Geography Model Test Questions 15 in English

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Question 1
What is the Lunar Sea?
A
Small sea on the moon
B
A dark plain on the moon
C
A small sea to the South of South America
D
None of these
Question 2
Which is the Detroit city of Tamil Nadu?
A
Coimbatore
B
Madurai
C
Chennai
D
Trichy
Question 3
Bandipur National Park is located in
A
Uttaranchal
B
Gujarat
C
Assam
D
Karnataka
Question 4
Wild peacocks are reserved in
A
Valla Nadu
B
Viralimalai
C
Arignar Anna Zoological Park
D
Mudumalai
Question 5
Wheat bowl of India is
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Punjab
D
Haryana
Question 6
The forest found in the Gangetic delta is
A
Sunderban
B
Terai
C
Taiga
D
Coniferous forest
Question 7
The river Vaigai flows through
A
Tiruchavhirappalli
B
Thanjavur
C
Madurai
D
Coimbatore
Question 8
In Tamil Nadu alluvial soils are found in ___________ districts
A
Coimbatore and Madurai
B
Thanjavur and Nagapattinam
C
Vellore and Tiruvannamalai
D
Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur
Question 9
Kodaikanal is located in the hills of which of the following in Tamil Nadu?
A
Shevaroy hills
B
Javadi hills
C
Palani hills
D
Kolli hills
Question 10
Which port has been known as the ‘Gateway of India’?
A
Calicut
B
Kolkata
C
Cochin
D
Mumbai
Question 11
The nearest planet to the sun is
A
Venus
B
Mercury
C
Mars
D
Earth
Question 12
Which has the largest area among the following states?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Karnataka
D
West Bengal
Question 13
23½ o N latitude refers to
A
Tropic of Cancer
B
Tropic of Capricorn
C
Equator
D
Poles
Question 14
Shimla is located in
A
Assam
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Punjab
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 15
The effect of revolution of earth is
A
Seasons
B
Day and night
C
Sea waves
D
Cyclones
Question 16
Raurkela Steel Plant is located in the state of
A
West Bengal
B
Orissa
C
Bihar
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 17
The destruction of forests causes
A
Decrease in temperature
B
Decrease in rainfall
C
Increase in rainfall
D
Increase in agricultural land
Question 18
The highest dam in India is
A
Hirakud
B
Mettur
C
Damodar
D
Bhakra
Question 19
The crop that grows even in drought is
A
Paddy
B
Sugarcane
C
Oil seed
D
Wheat
Question 20
The region where coal is found in India is
A
Damodar valley
B
Brahmaputra valley
C
Narmada valley
D
Tapti valley
Question 21
Which river is called South Indian Ganga?
A
Kaveri river
B
Vaigai river
C
Yamuna river
D
Mullai river
Question 22
The longest river in South India is
A
Mahanadi
B
Narmadha
C
Godavari
D
Krishna
Question 23
Which countries are joined by the palk strait?
A
North Korea and South Korea
B
Pakistan and China
C
India and Pakisthan
D
India and Sri Lanka
Question 24
More producer of diamond in the world is
A
Egypt
B
South Africa
C
America
D
Russia
Question 25
Electric power obtained by using coal is called
A
Nuclear energy
B
Thermal energy
C
Hydro energy
D
Solar energy
Question 26
Which one of the following is a Union Territory?
A
Goa
B
Manipur
C
Daman & Diu
D
Nagaland
Question 27
Consider the following statements:
  1. Chennai is an artificial port
  2. Mumbai is a natural port
Of  the statements:
  • I     II
A
True True
B
True False
C
False True
D
False False
Question 28
The international date line is represented by
A
100o Meridian
B
0 o Meridian
C
180 o Meridian
D
90 o Meridian
Question 29
The land of thousand lakes is
A
Norway
B
Finland
C
Japan
D
Egypt
Question 30
According to the 2001 Census, one state in India has made tremendous progress in total literacy. However, it also accounted for the widest gap between female and male literacy. The name of the state is
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Bihar
D
Rajasthan
Question 31
The birth rate measures the number of birth during a year per
A
100 of population
B
1000 of population
C
Million of population
D
None of these
Question 32
Yercaud is located in
A
Kolli hill
B
Jawadhu hill
C
Shevaroy hill
D
Kalavarayan hill
Question 33
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       The Pacific belt is known as the Ring of Fire
  • Reason (R):           A large number of active volcanoes is found along the coasts of America and Asia around the pacific belt.
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 34
A continent which is free of volcanoes is
A
Australia
B
North America
C
South America
D
Asia
Question 35
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       The Gujarat coast is more suitable for the production of common salt than the coasts of other states.
  • Reason (R):           The Gujarat coast receives more rain fall than other coasts.
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 36
Broad gauge railway engines of India are manufactured at
A
Varanasi
B
Kanpur
C
Chittaranjan
D
Baroda
Question 37
The two states of India benefitted by Tungabhadra project are
A
West Bengal and Orissa
B
Gujarat and Rajasthan
C
Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka
D
Kerala and Tamil Nadu
Question 38
One of the most disastrous events since the history of chemical industry occurred in the capital of Madhya Pradesh is
A
Bhopal
B
Bangalore
C
Chennai
D
Delhi
Question 39
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  1. North Pole                         1. 29½ earth days
  2. Earth Orbit                        2. 23½o
  3. Moon                                 3. 90o N
  4. Earth axis                          4. 943 million lm
A
1 2 4 3
B
3 4 1 2
C
3 4 2 1
D
2 1 4 3
Question 40
The bulk of annual rainfall is received in almost every part of India during
A
South – west monsoon
B
Retreating monsoon
C
Hot weather season
D
Cold weather season
Question 41
National Highways Development Project, India is proposed to construct North – South Corridor from
A
Jammu to Madurai
B
Srinagar to Kanniyakumari
C
Jalandhar to Kanniyakumari
D
Jammu to Kanniyakumari
Question 42
In Tamil Nadu artesian wells are found in the valley of the ____________ river
A
Palar
B
Vellar
C
Cheyyar
D
Pennaiar
Question 43
After how many years is census taken?
A
A decade
B
Twenty years
C
Five years
D
One year
Question 44
The land of white elephants is
A
Thailand
B
Finland
C
Norway
D
Cuba
Question 45
Most densely populated state is
A
Kerala
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
West Bengal
D
Bihar
Question 46
The mostly literate union territory in India is
A
Delhi
B
Pondicherry
C
Chandigarh
D
Lakshadweep
Question 47
Natural harbor in India is
A
Mumbai
B
Cochin
C
Chennai
D
Kolkata
Question 48
The first ever rail travel in India started from
A
Bombay to Madras
B
Madras to Calcutta
C
Bombay to Thane
D
Delhi to Madras
Question 49
The state with the highest population is
A
Kerala
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
West Bengal
D
Madhya
Question 50
Yercaud town in Tamil Nadu is located in
A
Kolli hills
B
Palani hills
C
Sherveroy hills
D
Cardamom hills
Question 51
In paddy production, Tamil Nadu occupies the _________ rank in India
A
Third
B
Fifth
C
Forth
D
Second
Question 52
Tamil Nadu stretches between 8o 5’ N and ___________ N latitudes
A
13o 35’
B
12o 25’
C
11o 25’
D
10o 25’
Question 53
Climate of India is highly influenced by
A
Local winds
B
Planetary winds
C
Monsoon winds
D
Trade winds
Question 54
Rotation of earth causes
A
Day only
B
Night only
C
Day and Night
D
Seasons
Question 55
Which one of the following is correctly matched?
A
Coffee – Orissa
B
Rubber - Kerala
C
Tea - Karnataka
D
Jute - Assam
Question 56
Which one of the following ports is not located along the eastern coast of India?
A
Paradwip
B
Kandla
C
Vishakhapatnam
D
Chennai
Question 57
The land that consists of homogenous geographical features is
A
Region
B
Country
C
Continent
D
World
Question 58
Forest Research Institute is located in
A
Delhi
B
Bhopal
C
Dehra Dun
D
Lucknow
Question 59
The planetary system consists of
A
9 planets and 90 satellites
B
90 planets and 9 satellites
C
One sun and 8 planets
D
One sun and 90 satellites
Question 60
Which part of Indian states has been called as seven – sisters of India?
A
North – Eastern States
B
South – Eastern States
C
North – Western States
D
South – Western States
Question 61
The total area of the forest in the world is
A
30%
B
20%
C
35%
D
40%
Question 62
The Tundra region is economically important for
A
Forest wealth
B
Mineral resources
C
Whale
D
Fur Bearing animals
Question 63
Major natural regions of the world are delineated by
A
Soil and temperature
B
Climate and Vegetation
C
Population
D
Economics development
Question 64
The coldest pole of the earth is
A
The north pole
B
The south pole
C
Siberia
D
Verkhoyansk
Question 65
The  place of Tamil Nadu, where petroleum is available is in the delta of
A
Kavaeri
B
Vaigai
C
Palar
D
Thamirabarani
Question 66
The gateway of Tamil Nadu is
A
Kanniyakumar
B
Chennai
C
Coimbatore
D
Tuticorin
Question 67
In Tamil Nadu, the temple city is
A
Kumbakonam
B
Kanchipuram
C
Thanjavur
D
Madurai
Question 68
The capital of Mizoram is
A
Itanagar
B
Aizwal
C
Kohima
D
Agartala
Question 69
India’s first fully literate municipal town is
A
Mumbai, Mahrashtra
B
Kolkata, West Bengal
C
Trichi, Tamil Nadu
D
Kottayam, Kerala
Question 70
The state which is the largest producer of tobacco in India is
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Karnataka
D
Andhra
Question 71
Which crop is sown on the largest area in India?
A
Paddy
B
Sugarcane
C
Wheat
D
Maize
Question 72
The density of population in India according to 2001 census is
A
224 per sq. km
B
324 per sq.km
C
423 per sq. km
D
none
Question 73
‘Silent Valley’ is located at
A
Kerala
B
Jammu & Kashmir
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Rajasthan
Question 74
In which continent is global warming so common?
A
Australia
B
Asia
C
North America
D
South America
Question 75
Which one of the following is correctly matched?
A
Coffee – Orissa
B
Rubber - Kerala
C
Tea – Karnataka
D
Jute – Assam
Question 76
The state which tops with production of paddy in peninsular India is
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Karnataka
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Kerala
Question 77
The first railway line was laid between
A
Mumbai – Thane
B
Mumbai – Pune
C
Mumbai – Delhi
D
Mumbai – Chennai
Question 78
The major cause for population explosion is
A
High birth rate
B
Social customs
C
High death rate
D
Poverty
Question 79
The regions with the dense transport facility are
A
Plateaus
B
Plains
C
Hills
D
Valley
Question 80
Railway line connecting Chennai and arakkonam was laid in
A
1853
B
1854
C
1855
D
1856
Question 81
The delta area in Tamil where petroleum is found in
A
Tamirabarani
B
Vaigai
C
Kaveri
D
Palar
Question 82
Petroleum refineries of Tamil Nadu is found in
A
Ambattur
B
Ariyalur
C
Manali
D
Tanjavur
Question 83
The most important fibre crop of India is
A
Jute
B
Cotton
C
Tea
D
Coffee
Question 84
A place in Tamil Nadu which has a Gun factory is
A
Chennai
B
Chengalpattu
C
Cuddalore
D
Ooty
Question 85
Yercaud town in Tamil Nadu is located in
A
Kolli hills
B
Palani hills
C
Shervaroy hills
D
Cardamom hills
Question 86
Railway engines produced in
A
Chittaranjan, West Bengal
B
Jodhpur, Rajasthan
C
Perambur, Tamil Nadu
D
Vapi, Gujarat
Question 87
The Granary of Tamilnadu is
A
Trichy district
B
Tanjore district
C
Nagapattinam district
D
Chengalpattu district
Question 88
In Tamil Nadu, mangrove vegetation is found in
A
Nilgiris
B
Salem
C
Pitchavaram
D
Yercaud
Question 89
The state which tops in the cultivation of jute is
A
Bihar
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Orissa
D
West Bengal
Question 90
Which one of the following ports is not located along the eastern coast of India?
A
Paradwip
B
Kandla
C
Vishakhapatnam
D
Chennai
Question 91
The state with the highest population is
A
Kerala
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
West Bengal
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 92
Rhinoceros is unique to which of the following sanctuaries?
A
Periyar
B
Gir forest
C
Kaziranga
D
Jim Corbett
Question 93
Which of the following is an inland river port?
A
Kolkata
B
Mumbai
C
Chennai
D
Tuticorin
Question 94
Which of the following materials was a famous commercial product in ancient Tamil Nadu exported to other places?
A
Fissh
B
Pearl
C
Pulses
D
Dogs
Question 95
The longest river of Tamil Nadu is
A
Kaveri
B
Pennayar
C
Tamirabarani
D
Vaigai
Question 96
Recently developed Hyundai Car Industry is located in the district of
A
Kancheepuram
B
Tiruvallur
C
Cuddalore
D
Karur
Question 97
Mc Mahon line lies between which of the following countries?
A
India and Pakistan
B
India and Bangladesh
C
India and China
D
India and Myanmar
Question 98
Which state produces the bulk of natural rubber in India?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Karnataka
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Kerala
Question 99
The total area of India is about
A
31 Lakh sq.km
B
37 Lakh sq.km
C
32 Lakh sq.km
D
35 Lakh sq.km
Question 100
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A) : The equatorial region has dense evergreen forests having a variety of trees and other plants
  • Reason (R) : The equatorial region has uniformly hot wet conditions throughout the year
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
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