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Geography Model Test Questions – 3 in English

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Question 1
Steel plant is located in the district
A
Salem
B
Ramanathapuram
C
Vellore
D
Tirunelveli
Question 2
India is the
A
Fifth largest country in the world
B
Seventh largest country in the world
C
Seventh largest country in the world
D
Sixth largest country in the world
Question 3
The number of physiographic divisions of India is
A
Seven
B
Five
C
Four
D
Six
Question 4
India’s longest perennial river is
A
Kaveri
B
Narmada
C
Tapti
D
Ganga
Question 5
India is found in
A
South East Asia
B
West Asia
C
South Asia
D
Central Asia
Question 6
India receives rain during
A
south – west monsoon alone
B
south – west and north – east monsoon period
C
north – east period
D
summer and winter period
Question 7
Cities with nearly 10  million population are
A
Kolkata – Mumbai – Delhi
B
Thanjavur – Gutur – Kanpur
C
Nagpur – Jaipur – Jamshedpur
D
Karur – Tirupati - Amritsar
Question 8
Hydroelectric power station is situated at
A
Coimbatore
B
Tiruchi
C
Mettur
D
Thanjavur
Question 9
The planet which is farthest away from the sun is
A
Earth
B
Pluto
C
Mars
D
Venus
Question 10
India’s largest petrochemical complex is located in
A
Maharashtra
B
Gujarat
C
Assam
D
Bihar
Question 11
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes diven bellow: List I                                 List II
  1. a) Tamil Nadu 1) Bhageli Bihu
  2. b) West Bengal 2) Onam
  3. c) Kerala 3) Sarhul
  4. d) Assam 4) Pongal
5) Dolpurnima Codes:
A
3 4 5 2
B
4 3 2 1
C
3 2 5 4
D
4 5 2 1
Question 12
India’s first oceanarium is being set up at
A
Mumbai
B
Goa
C
Vishakhapatnam
D
Cochin
Question 13
Defence service staff college is located in
A
Dehradun
B
Pune
C
Wellington
D
Khadak Vasla
Question 14
Which of the following countries is the world’s largest importer of silver?
A
India
B
Brazil
C
USA
D
France
Question 15
Which of the following countries is the largest coffee exporter in the world?
A
Brazil
B
United States of America
C
Kenya
D
Bangladesh
Question 16
Arrange the states in descending order in terms of population
  1. Uttar Pradesh II. West Bengal
III. Madhya Pradesh                                 IV. Maharashtra
A
I, II, III, IV
B
I, III, IV, II
C
I, II, IV, III
D
I, IV, II, III
Question 17
Density of population figures indicate
A
the man - capital ratio
B
the man - land ratio
C
the man - labour ratio
D
the man - machine ratio
Question 18
The largest share of total seaborne cargo carried by the Indian ship is
A
food grains
B
petroleum
C
metal ores
D
capital goods
Question 19
Which of the following is correctly matched?
A
Wheat - Punjab
B
Groundnut - Andhra Pradesh
C
Sugarcane - Gujarat
D
Tobacco - Uttar Pradesh
Question 20
The northern half of the east coast of India is known as
A
circar coast
B
canara coast
C
Malabar coast
D
coromandel coast
Question 21
Largest tribal population is found in
A
Tamil Nadu and Kerala
B
Punjab and Jammu & Kashmir
C
U.P. and Bihar
D
M.P. and Orissa
Question 22
The maximum number of towns are in this Indian state
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Maharashtra
D
West Bengal
Question 23
Which of the following is not a determining factor of climate in aregion?
A
altitude
B
longitude
C
latitude
D
pressure
Question 24
An example for ‘cold planet’ is
A
Venus
B
Jupiter
C
Mars
D
Uranus
Question 25
Which of the following continents does not have volcanoes?
A
Australia
B
Asia
C
Africa
D
South America
Question 26
Find out the incorrect matching.
  • City                                               Airport
A
Mumbai - Santacruz
B
Delhi - Palam
C
Chennai - Dum Dum
D
Hyderabad - Begumpet
Question 27
Which of the following is the official language of the union territory of Pondicherry?
A
Hindi
B
Kannada
C
Telugu
D
Tamil
Question 28
On the survey of India topographic map the settlements are coloured in
A
brown
B
black
C
red
D
green
Question 29
The purest form of water can be obtained from the
A
hot spring
B
deep tube well
C
open well
D
shower of rain
Question 30
Pedology means
A
study of soils
B
study of vegetation
C
study of mankind
D
study of animals
Question 31
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       Chrerrapunji receives heay rainfall
  • Reason (R):           The funnel shape of the purvachal is the main cause for the heavy rains in Cherrapunji
Of the statements:
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 32
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       Film industry came into existence in California.
  • Reason (R):           California has long period of clear sky
Of the statements:
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 33
As a result of ‘Green Revolution’ production of which crop has increased considerably?
A
Wheat
B
Rice
C
Sugarcane
D
Maize
Question 34
The golden fibre is another name of
A
Cotton
B
Jute
C
Hemp
D
Rayon
Question 35
The principle rice growing state of India is
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
West Bengal
C
Kolkata
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 36
The most polluted city in the world is
A
Tokyo
B
New York
C
Kolkata
D
Mexico
Question 37
Sesimograph is
A
an instrument for photographing clouds
B
an instrument for recording earth quake tremors
C
an instrument for measuring depths of water in the sea
D
a device for recording changes in the atmospheric pressure
Question 38
The Konkan railway, inaugurated in 1998, connects Mumbai with which of the following stations?
A
Madurai
B
Mangalore
C
Panaji
D
Cochin
Question 39
National Dairy Research Institute is located at
A
Patiala
B
Karnal
C
Anand
D
Lucknow
Question 40
It is popularly called as automobile workshop of the world
A
Detroit
B
Kobe
C
Nottingham
D
Rio de Janeiro
Question 41
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes diven bellow: List I                                 List II
  1. a) Saffron 1) Bihar
  2. b) Lac 2) Kerala
  3. c) Cloves 3) Jammu & Kashmir
  4. d) Castor seed 4) Maharashtra
5) Tamil Nadu
A
3 1 2 5
B
2 3 1 4
C
5 4 1 2
D
4 2 3 1
Question 42
Which one of the following is India’s top earner of foreign exchange?
A
Tea
B
Cotton textiles
C
Iron ore
D
Engineering goods
Question 43
Soft wood is mainly supplied by
A
coniferous forests
B
deciduous forests
C
tropical forests
D
Siberian forests
Question 44
Which river has its source outside to India?
A
Ravi
B
Beas
C
Jhelum
D
Brahmaputra
Question 45
The total geographical area of India is
A
32,87,263 s.km.
B
35,87,368 s.km
C
42,87,305 s.km.
D
30,87,326 s.km.
Question 46
Which district of Tamil Nadu is largest areawise?
A
Madurai
B
Tirunelveli
C
Tiruchirappalli
D
Vellore
Question 47
Which Indian state is also known as “Seven sisters”?
A
Goa
B
Punjab
C
North Eastern States
D
Haryana
Question 48
The person responsible for green revolution in India is
A
A.B. Joshi
B
H.D. Agarwal
C
M.S. Swaminathan
D
N. Bhattacharya
Question 49
Which of these places is not connected with oil – refineries?
A
Barauni
B
Mathura
C
Koyali
D
Surat
Question 50
The Mullai Periyar Dam is a dispute between
A
Kerala and Karnataka
B
Karnataka and Tamil Nadu
C
Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh
D
Kerala and Tamil Nadu
Question 51
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes diven bellow: List I                                 List II
  1. a) Steel industry 1) Ariyalur
  2. b) Sugar industry 2) Pugalur
  3. c) Paper industry 3) Mohanur
  4. d) Cement industry 4) Salem
A
4 3 2 1
B
3 2 4 1
C
2 4 3 1
D
1 2 3 4
Question 52
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A):       Tamil Nadu has two major parts
  • Reason (R):           Tamil Nadu has the largest coastline in India
Of the statements:
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 53
Which of the following state in India has the largest area under forest?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Assam
D
Kerala
Question 54
The new agricultural strategy responsible for increase in food production is the basis of
A
blue revolution
B
red revolution
C
green revolution
D
white revolution
Question 55
Sambar lake, a source of rock salt is located in the state of
A
Bihar
B
Orissa
C
Rajasthan
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 56
In India the Coir Industry is concentrated in the state of
A
West Bengal
B
Kerala
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Maharashtra
Question 57
Which of the following is wrongly matched?
A
Pimpri - Penicillin
B
Sindri - Fertilizer
C
Ludhiana - Hosiery
D
Nepanagar - Steel
Question 58
Which of the following states has the maximum percentage of tribal population in India?
A
Bihar
B
Manipur
C
Mizoram
D
Assam
Question 59
Which of the following locational factors dominates in the localization of cement industries in India?
A
cheap labour
B
transport cost
C
market
D
capital
Question 60
National Ship Design and Research Centre, a premier national institute is located at
A
Vishakhapatnam
B
Mangalore
C
Cochin
D
Kandla
Question 61
Density of railway line is higher in the Ganga plain than in any other part of the country because
A
this area has the modern industries
B
it is very productive agricultural region
C
it is very productive agricultural region
D
the number of railway passengers is far higher than in any other part of the country
Question 62
Which of the following major seaports handles largest volume of our foreign trade?
A
Kolkata
B
Marmagoa
C
Vishakhapatnam
D
Mumbai
Question 63
Narimanam oil field is located in
A
Godaveri basin
B
Krishna basin
C
Cauvery basin
D
Tambarabarani basin
Question 64
Which state of India is boundd by Bangladesh on three sides?
A
Tripura
B
Meghalaya
C
West Bengal
D
Mizoram
Question 65
Aravalli ranges are an example of
A
fold mountain
B
block mountain
C
residual mountain
D
volcanic mountain
Question 66
Which state has the longest coast line in India?
A
Gujarat
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Karnataka
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 67
Which region in India is called as the ‘Rice Bowl’ of India?
A
North – eastern region
B
Indo – gangetic plain
C
Krishna – Godavari region
D
Kerala and Tamil Nadu
Question 68
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes diven bellow: List I                                 List II
  1. a) Hirakud 1) Narmada
  2. b) Sardar Sarovar 2) Mahanadi
  3. c) Pong 3) Krishna
  4. d) Nagarjuna Sagar 4) Beas
A
2 1 4 3
B
1 4 3 2
C
4 2 1 3
D
3 2 4 1
Question 69
India is self – sufficient in all minerals except
A
mica
B
zinc
C
copper
D
manganese
Question 70
The living organisms are believed to be found in the planet
A
Neptune
B
Mars
C
Mercury
D
Jupiter
Question 71
In which country World Rhinoceros Sanctuary is located?
A
India
B
Australia
C
North America
D
South America
Question 72
Which is the most intense planet of the solar system?
A
Satuen
B
Venus
C
Mars
D
Mercury
Question 73
The Dabhol power plant is coming up in
A
Maharashtra
B
Gujarat
C
Orissa
D
Bihar
Question 74
Which is the largest city of India?
A
Kolkata
B
Mumbai
C
Delhi
D
Chennai
Question 75
In which country is the state of Quebec?
A
U.S.A
B
Canada
C
Mexico
D
Peru
Question 76
The Chilka lake is in
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Orissa
C
Bihar
D
Punjab
Question 77
The most salty sea in the world is
A
Red sea
B
Arabian sea
C
Mediterranean sea
D
Dead sea
Question 78
Which one of the following rivers flows into the Arabian sea?
A
Cauvery
B
Godavari
C
Gangai
D
Narmada
Question 79
Which one of the following figures marks the heights of Kanchenjunga peak?
A
8848 metres
B
8598 metres
C
8126 metres
D
8481 metres
Question 80
Which one of the following is mis-matched?
A
Kolar - Gold
B
Jharia - Coal
C
Neyveli - Lignite
D
Durg - Copper
Question 81
The Kundah hydro – electric project is located in
A
Tamil Nadu
B
West Bengal
C
Karnataka
D
Orissa
Question 82
West flowing rivers of Peninsular region are
A
Cauvery, Nethravathi
B
Vaigai, Tambarabarani
C
Krishna, Godavari
D
Narmada, Tapti
Question 83
The most important states for wind power generation in India are
A
Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra
B
Gujarat and Tamil Nadu
C
Kerala and Maharashtra
D
Maharashtra and Gujarat
Question 84
The largest area under sugarcane is found in the state of
A
Maharashtra
B
Bihar
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 85
Corbett national park is situated in
A
Karnataka
B
Gujarat
C
Assam
D
U.P.
Question 86
National Highway No.7 connects
A
Varanasi and Kanyakumari
B
Delhi and Kolkata
C
Thane and Chennai
D
Agra and Mumbai
Question 87
How many major ports are there in India?
A
8
B
10
C
11
D
12
Question 88
Most of the rainfall in India is received from
A
Westerlies
B
South West monsoon
C
North East monsoon
D
Cyclones
Question 89
The leading state in the production of iron ore in India is
A
Goa
B
Bihar
C
Orissa
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 90
Which soil is suitable for rice crop?
A
alluvial oil
B
black soil
C
sandy soil
D
clayey soil
Question 91
Main objective of social forestry is to
A
increase soil fertility of forests
B
beautify the forest areas
C
increase the supply of fuel wood
D
maintain ecological balance
Question 92
Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Meghalaya - Shillong
B
Manipur - Imphal
C
Manipur - Imphal
D
Nagaland - Kohima
Question 93
The MRTS transport in Tamil Nadu links
A
Madras beach to Luz
B
Madras beach to Tambaram
C
Madras beach to Guindy
D
Madras beach to Chengalpet
Question 94
The petroleum findings in Tamil Nadu are in
A
Tirunelveli
B
Tiruchirappalli
C
Thanjavur(Narimanam)
D
Madurai
Question 95
Which of the following states has the longest coast line?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Karnataka
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 96
What is the density of population in India as per 1991 census?
A
313
B
263
C
293
D
273
Question 97
Cotton is richly cultivated in the soil variety
A
alluvial
B
black
C
delta
D
mountain
Question 98
Lignite in Tamil Nadu occurs in
A
Vellore
B
Madurai
C
Palayamkottai
D
Neyveli
Question 99
The other name of the Brahmaputra (in Tibet) is
A
Teesta
B
Tsangpo
C
Disang
D
Kapoli
Question 100
Which of the following states produces spices?
A
Assam
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Punjab
D
Tamil Nadu
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