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Geography Model Test 22 in English

Geography Model Test Questions 22 in English

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Question 1
Mushroom rock is formed by the action of
A
River
B
Wind
C
Glacier
D
Underground
Question 2
The density of roads per 1000 sq. Km is higher in the state of
A
Goa
B
Kerala
C
Assam
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 3
‘Bandhavgarh’ National park is located in ---------- state
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Karnataka
Question 4
The layer of the Earth’s atmosphere lies in 60- 400 kms altitude is
A
Ionosphere
B
Exosphere
C
Stratosphere
D
Troposphere
Question 5
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I (Passes)                   List-II (State)
  1. Zoji La                                 1. Sikkim
  2. Jelep La                              2. Himachal Pradesh
  3. Nama pass                          3. Jammu and Kashmir
  4. Shipki La                             4. Uttarakhand
A
3 1 2 4
B
1 3 4 2
C
3 1 4 2
D
1 4 2 3
Question 6
The Chennai – Nashri tunnel is located in the state of
A
Jammu and Kashmir
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Karnataka
D
Meghalaya
Question 7
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  • Cyclone                            Countries
  1. Baguio                               1. Australia
  2. Typhoons                          2. Japan
  3. Willy Willis                        3. Philippines
  4. Taifu                                  4. China
A
3 4 1 2
B
1 3 4 2
C
3 1 4 2
D
1 4 2 3
Question 8
Match the following and choose the correct answer.
  • Pressure belts                                           Temperature and moisture
  1. Equational low pressure belt                     1. Hot and dry
  2. Sub-tropical high pressure belt                  2. Hot and wet
  3. Sub-polar low pressure belt                       3. Cold and dry
  4. Polar high pressure belt                             4. Cold and wet
A
3 4 1 2
B
1 3 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 4 2 3
Question 9
Which of the following is not a scale for expressing the intensity of earthquake?
A
Ricter scale
B
Rossi – Forel scale
C
Japan meteorological agency scale
D
Martin Lander scale
Question 10
Which of the following is not a composite race of Caucassoid?
A
Alpine
B
Armenoid
C
Dinaric
D
Malanesian
Question 11
The term ‘Guyot’ is associated with
A
Earthquake
B
Volcano
C
Glacier
D
Wind
Question 12
On what basis Immanuel Kant proposed his hypothesis on origin earth?
A
Nova hypothesis
B
Tidal theories
C
Newton’s law of gravitation
D
Binary star hypothesis
Question 13
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I (River)                                List-II (City)
  1. Brahmaputra                     1. Kota
  2. Chambal                            2. Ujjajini
  3. Shipra                                3. Dibrugarh
  4. Gomati                              4. Lucknow
A
3 4 1 2
B
3 1 2 4
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 4 2 3
Question 14
Which of the following is not a solid planet?
A
Mercury
B
Venus
C
Earth
D
Jupiter
Question 15
What is the length of Indus river in Indian Territory?
A
719 km in India
B
700 km in India
C
709 km in India
D
740 km in India
Question 16
Phosphorous strait divides the continents of
A
Asia and Africa
B
Asia and Australia
C
North America and South America
D
Europe and Asia
Question 17
India’s first private railway station is
A
Habibganj
B
Bilaspur
C
Kachigunda
D
Sealdah
Question 18
  • Assertion (A):       The volcanic dust is considered to be responsible for ‘Little Ice Age’.
  • Reason (R):           Frequent volcanic eruption had initiated the process of Ice Age in the geological past.
A
Both (A) and (R) are false
B
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is the correct explanation for (A)
D
(A) is true but (R) is false
Question 19
Which of the following is/are correct? Major exports of Tamil Nadu
  • I) Textile goods II) Chemicals III) Petroleum             IV) Engineering goods
A
I and II only
B
I and IV only
C
IV only
D
I, II and IV only
Question 20
  • Assertion (A):       Ghaggar is the river of inland drainage.
  • Reason (R):           It gets lost in the sandy area of Rajasthan.
A
Both (A) and (R) are false
B
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is the correct explanation for (A)
D
(A) is true but (R) is false
Question 21
the following:
  • Trebches                          Locations
  1. Mariana                             1. South Atlantic Ocean
  2. Romanche                         2. South Pacific Ocean
  3. Sunda                                3. North Pacific Ocean
  4. Atakama                            4. East Indian Ocean
A
3 4 1 2
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 4 2 3
Question 22
The Arabian sea branch of South West monsoon causes no rainfall to this region
A
Malabar coast
B
Konkan coast
C
Western ghats
D
Coromandel coast
Question 23
Identify the oil field which is not located in the west coast of India
A
Bassein
B
Ankleshwar
C
Aliabet
D
Nahorkatia
Question 24
The shape of the mid-Atlantic Ridge is
A
‘S’
B
‘L’
C
‘U’
D
‘T’
Question 25
Tidal forests of Ganga – Brahmaputra delta, mainly consist of
A
Rhododentrons
B
Hardwood plains
C
Laurels
D
Junipers
Question 26
Which is wrongly matched?
A
Indo – European Family – Arya
B
Austric Family – Nishada
C
Dravidian Family – Dravidian
D
Sino – Tibetan Family - Munda
Question 27
Mercury, the smallest planet has only 88 early days to orbit the sun, because
A
Size of the planet
B
Spinning speed
C
Distance from the sun
D
It’s thin atmosphere
Question 28
Match the disasters with its type and pick the correct answers code:
  1. Blizzards                           1. Hydrological disaster
  2. Tsunamis                           2. Health disaster
  3. Nuclear accidents              3. Atmospheric disasters
  4. Pandemic                          4. Anthropogenic disasters
A
3 4 1 2
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 4 2 3
Question 29
Despite the substantial improvement in health conditions of people trends due to
  1. High incidence of HIV/AIDS in rural areas.
  2. High incidence if HIV/AIDS in urban areas.
  3. Growing incidence of Heart diseases and cancer in rural areas.
  4. Growing incidence of Heart diseases and cancer in urban areas.
A
All are correct
B
I and III correct
C
II and IV correct
D
I, III and IV correct
Question 30
Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Kuroshio current - East Coast of Japan
B
Peru current - West coast of South America
C
Canaries current - West coast of Africa
D
Gulf stream current - West coast of Europe
Question 31
Pick up the correct matched answer:
  • Temperate Grassland               Biomes
  • List-A                                           List-B
  1. North America                  1. Steppes
  2. Eurasia                              2. Velds
  3. Argentina                          3. The plains
  4. Africa                                4. Pampas
A
3 4 1 2
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 4 2 3
Question 32
The region where ground water is most efficiently recharged is
A
Dense forest
B
Grass land
C
Deserts
D
Agriculture lands
Question 33
How many states are covering the desert development programme in India?
A
5
B
4
C
6
D
7
Question 34
Which one of the following statement is correct?
A
The most important motor way in the United Kingdom is M 24
B
The most important motor way in the United Kingdom is M 25
C
The most important motor way in the United Kingdom is M 26
D
The most important motor way in the United Kingdom is M 27
Question 35
The major element of the inner core of the earth from the following is
A
Silicon
B
Oxygen
C
Sulphur
D
Iron
Question 36
Eskimos are found in
A
Tundra Region
B
Coniferous forest regio
C
Equatorial region
D
Tropical and temporate deserts
Question 37
The river Tapti rises from
A
Vindhya Range
B
Satpura Range
C
Maikal hill
D
Aravalli Range
Question 38
The diagram used to show the distribution of earth’s solid surface at elevations above and below the mean sea level is
A
Hypsometric curve
B
Lorenze curve
C
Clinographic curve
D
Frequency curve
Question 39
Which of the following river flows from west to East?
A
Damodar River
B
The Son River
C
Ken River
D
Tista River
Question 40
Which of the following prehistoric site unearthed in Tirunelvely region?
A
Kayalpattinam
B
Vadamadurai
C
Pallavaram
D
Adichanallur
Question 41
Which one of the following state doesn’t share the drainage of the Mahanadhi?
A
Chhattisgarh
B
Jharkhand
C
Maharashtra
D
Bihar
Question 42
Four planets of the inner circle is
A
Four planets of the inner circle is
B
Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars
C
Mercury, Venus, Saturn and Mars
D
Mercury, Venus, Earth and Jupiter
Question 43
In the solar system which planet is called as “The morning Star”
A
Venus
B
Uranus
C
Neptune
D
Mars
Question 44
The total area of great plains of India is about
  • (A) 6, 74, 00 km2 
  • (B) 7, 74, 00 km2       
  • (C) 8, 74, 00 km2          
  • (D) 6, 64, 00 km2
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D
Question 45
Match the following:
  • List-I                                             List-II
  • State                                  National park/Sanctuary
  1. Gujarat                              1. Bandipur
  2. Uttar Pradesh                    2. Manas
  3. Assam                               3. Corbett
  4. Karnataka                          4. Gir
A
3 4 1 2
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 46
Match list I and List II.
  • List-I                                             List-II
  1. Yardangs                                       1. Lime stone region
  2. Moraines                                       2. Rivers
  3. Canyons                                        3. Wind
  4. Stalactite and Stalagmite              4. Glacier
A
3 4 2 1
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 47
Identify the one which is a volcanic crater like in India
A
Chilka lake in Odisha
B
Dal lake in Srinagar
C
Kolleru lake in Andhra Pradesh
D
Lonar lake in Maharashtra
Question 48
  • Assertion (A):       The area lies to the South of Tropic of cancer is hot.
  • Reason (R):           Tropic of cancer divides India into two halves.
A
Both (A) and (R) are false
B
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is the correct explanation for (A)
D
(A) is true but (R) is false
Question 49
Which one of the following is correctly matched?
A
Kanha National Park – Orissa
B
Kaziranga National Park – Kerala
C
Bandipur National Park – Manipur
D
Ranthambore National Park – Rajasthan
Question 50
The small central part of a hurricane known as the “eye” is a region of
A
Calm and clear sky
B
Very strong winds
C
Torrential rain
D
Low temperature
Question 51
North western Kalbaisahi occurs in the Indian states of
A
West Bengal and Odisha
B
Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu
C
Assam and West Bengal
D
Bihar and Odisha
Question 52
The outer most ring of the Von – Thunen’s Agricultural land use model denotes
A
Three tied system
B
Crop farming with fallow
C
Live stock farming
D
Fire wood production and lumbering
Question 53
The National Institute of Hydrology is located at
A
Roorkee
B
Dhanbad
C
Lucknow
D
New Delhi
Question 54
Match list-I with list-II correctly and select your answer using the codes given below:
  • List-I (River)                                 List-II (Water falls)
  1. Cauvery                             1. Jog
  2. Sharavati                           2. Dudhsagar
  3. Narmada                           3. Siva Samudram
  4. Mandovi                            4. Marble
A
3 2 4 1
B
2 3 1 4
C
3 1 4 2
D
4 3 2 1
Question 55
Match the following.
  • List-I                                             List-II
  1. Trade winds                      1. Seasonal wind
  2. Loo                                    2. Horizontal movement of Air
  3. Monsoon                           3. Permanent wind
  4. Wind                                 4. Local wind
A
3 4 1 2
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 56
Among the following, which one is found in India only?
A
Tulsi Plant
B
Babool
C
Sarpagandha
D
Jamun
Question 57
The sea floor spreading theory is proposed by
A
W.J. Morgan (1967)
B
Hary Hess (1961)
C
Weganer (1912
D
T.C. Chamberlin (1961)
Question 58
The clouds over Antarctica is called as “Mother of Pearls” due to their
A
Shape
B
Size
C
Height
D
Colour
Question 59
The suitable temperature for the groundnut cultivation is
  • (A) 18oC to 20o
  • (B) 10oC to 20oC        
  • (C) 20oC to 25oC       
  • (D) 19oC to 26oC
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D
Question 60
The largest area under canal irrigation is found in the state of
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Maharashtra
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 61
‘Titan’ is the
A
Largest satellite of Saturn
B
Smallest satellite of Saturn
C
Largest satellite of Mars
D
Smallest satellite of Mars
Question 62
Jog falls is located on the river
A
Budh river
B
Siruvani river
C
Pazhayar river
D
Sharavathi river
Question 63
The worlds second highest peak
A
Mount everest
B
Mount Godwin Austin
C
Kanchen Junga
D
Nanda Devi
Question 64
Bergeron process is associated with
A
Avalanche
B
Rainfall
C
Glacier
D
Global warming
Question 65
Match the following:
  • Crop                                  States
  1. Wheat                                1. Kerala
  2. Rubber                              2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Coffee                               3. Maharashtra
  4. Groundnut                         4. Karnataka
A
3 4 1 2
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 66
The river which is known as Sorrow of Bihar is
A
Kosi
B
Tista
C
Ken
D
Damodar
Question 67
How many bio-geographical regions are present in India?
A
3
B
4
C
7
D
10
Question 68
Shimla hill station is located in
A
Himachal Himalays
B
Siwalik range
C
The Greater Himalayan range
D
Trans Himalayas
Question 69
Aghil pass connects
A
Tamil Nadu and Kerala
B
Arunachal Pradesh and Tibet
C
Karakoram and Ladakh
D
Sikkim and Lhasa
Question 70
Normal lapse rate of temperature in the atmosphere is
  • (A) 6.5oC per 1000 m                              (B) 5.0oC per 1000 m
  • (C) 6.0oC per 1000 m                                (D) 7.5oC per 1000 m
A
A
B
B
C
C
D
D
Question 71
Trade winds blow from
A
Equatorial low pressure belt
B
Sub-polar low pressure belt
C
Sub-tropical high pressure belt
D
Polar high pressure belt
Question 72
Which of the following state has the largest land area affected by salinity?
A
West Bengal
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Haryana
D
Odisha
Question 73
The last great ice age was existed during the
A
Pliocene period
B
Pleistocene period
C
Pleistocene period
D
Triassic period
Question 74
The forest which is known as the ‘the lungs of the Earth’ is
A
Tundra forest
B
Taiga forest
C
Amazon rain forest
D
Mangrove forest
Question 75
The ‘Open Sky Policy’ introduced in 1992 of Aviation by the Indian Government is associated with
A
Passenger Transport
B
Cargo Transport
C
Defence Transport
D
VIP Transport
Question 76
Which hypothesis is proposing the origin of earth by condensation of intersteller dust?
A
Nebular
B
Planetesimal
C
Embedocles
D
Spallanzani
Question 77
Match the following and choose the correct answer:
  • Local winds                                  Location
  1. Chinook                            1. Gulf of Mexico
  2. Fohn                                  2. USA
  3. Mistral                               3. Northern Italy
  4. Norte                                 4. Alps region
A
2 3 4 1
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 78
Match List I with List II. Major Flood Disasters
  • List-I                                 List-II
  1. China                                 1. St. Francis
  2. Pennsylvania                     2. Assam
  3. Los Angeles                      3. Hwang Ho
  4. India                                  4. Kohnstown
A
2 3 4 1
B
3 4 1 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 79
Which Tamil Nadu State Highway among these was not upgraded as National Highway in November 2017?
A
Tripura – Odanchatram State Highway
B
Salem – Tirupathur – Vaniyambadi state Highway
C
Kodaighat – Kodaikanal State Highway
D
Chennai – Ennore State Highway
Question 80
Consider the following statement, choose the correct answer from the codes given below:
  • Assertion (A):       The motion of the Earth that rotates on its axis is called rotation.
  • Reason (R):           Rotation movement causes seasons.
A
(A) alone is correct (R) is incorrect
B
(A) and (R) are correct and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) and (R) are incorrect
D
(A) and (R) are correct but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
Question 81
Match the following:
  1. Assam                               1. Podu
  2. Andhra Pradesh                2. Mashan
  3. Madhya Pradesh               3. Ponam
  4. Kerala                                4. Jhum
A
2 3 4 1
B
3 4 1 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 82
Consider the following statement, choose the correct answer using codes given below:
  1. India contributes about 60% of the mica in the world.
  2. Major mica producing states of India are Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand, Bihar and Rajasthan
A
(i) only correct
B
(i) and (ii) are correct
C
(ii) only correct
D
Both (i) and (ii) are wrong
Question 83
The  term IRRI refers to
  1. International Rice Research Institute
  2. Irrigation Rural Rice Institute
  3. Irrigation Rice Research Integration
  4. Indian Rural Research Institute.
A
(i) and (ii) are correct
B
(i) only correct
C
(i) and (iv) are correct
D
(iv) only correct
Question 84
When was the “River Information System” was inaugurated first time in India?
A
June 2016
B
July 2016
C
February 2016
D
January 2016
Question 85
Which planet is not an inner planet of the following?
A
Mercury
B
Venus
C
Mars
D
Jupiter
Question 86
In which proportion Pakistan and India divide the total water of the Indus system?
A
50 : 50
B
60 : 40
C
70 : 30
D
80 : 20
Question 87
Which of the following rivers does not originate in India?
A
Beas
B
Sutlej
C
Ravi
D
Chenab
Question 88
Arrange the following Peaks in descending order of height
  • 1) Kanchenjunga   2) Makalu                    3) Dhaulagiri               4) Nanda Devi
A
1, 2, 3, 4
B
1, 2, 4, 3
C
4, 3, 2, 1
D
2, 1, 3, 4
Question 89
When was Mysore State renamed as Karnataka?
A
1973
B
1974
C
1975
D
1976
Question 90
Instrument used to measure altitudes in aircrafts is
A
Audio meter
B
Ammeter
C
Altimeter
D
Anemometer
Question 91
Match the following:
  • Currents               Ocean
  1. Labrador current               1. South Atlantic ocean
  2. Kuroshioc current             2. Indian ocean
  3. Leewin current                  3. Pacific ocean
  4. Falkland current                4. North Atlantic ocean
A
2 3 4 1
B
3 4 1 2
C
2 1 4 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 92
Which of the following is not a grassland?
A
Downs
B
Canterberry
C
Pampas
D
Gobi
Question 93
Which of the following is not a fresh water lake?
A
Sambhar lake
B
Dal lake
C
Chandra lake
D
Wular lake
Question 94
Which of the following is not a major port of India?
A
Kandla
B
Kochi
C
Daman
D
Paradwip
Question 95
Which of the following are the gaseous planets?
A
Mercury, Earth
B
Venus, Mars
C
Saturn, Neptune
D
Pluto, Earth
Question 96
India’s research stations ‘Dakshin Gangotri and Maitri’ are located in
A
Arctic circle
B
Antartica
C
International Space Station
D
Himalayas
Question 97
What is the contribution of India towards the world mica production?
A
40%
B
60%
C
66%
D
50%
Question 98
Which of the following deserts does not lie in the Northern Hemisphere?
A
Gobi
B
Kalakari
C
Sahara
D
Thar
Question 99
Name the location of Evergreen forest
A
Temperate region
B
Equatorial region
C
Subtropical region
D
Polar region
Question 100
The most important city on the western side of the Gangetic Plain is
A
Panipat
B
Simla
C
Delhi
D
Kolkata
Question 101
Which is the largest river by discharge volume of water in the world?
A
Nile river
B
Amazon river
C
Yangtze river
D
Mississippi river
Question 102
Which country is known as the land of White elephants?
A
Srilanka
B
Malaysia
C
Thailand
D
Indonesia
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