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Geography Model Test 5 in English

Geography Model Test Questions 5 in English

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Question 1
Toda is tribal that mostly lives in
A
Aravalli hills
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Nilgiri hills
D
Vindhya mountain
Question 2
The multipurpose project on the river Sutlej is
A
Hirakud
B
Tungabhdra
C
Bhakra Nangal
D
Ramganga
Question 3
Which of the following rivers does not pass through Himachal Pradesh?
A
Beas
B
Jhelam
C
Ravi
D
Sutlej
Question 4
Among the countries of the world, India’s place in terms of area is
A
4th
B
8th
C
5th
D
7th
Question 5
The waterfall which attracts tourists in Tamil Nadu is
A
Suruli
B
Kutralam
C
Hogenekal
D
Pykara
Question 6
The Indo – Gangetic plain has high density of population because of its
A
favourable climate
B
good transport network
C
fertile soil
D
closenesss to the Himalayas
Question 7
Most of the cyclones that form during October & November in India originate in
A
Southern hemisphere ocean
B
Arabian sea
C
Southwest Bay of Bengal
D
Southeast Bay of Bengal
Question 8
Where is the Central Rice Research Institute located?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Orissa
C
Assam
D
West Bengal
Question 9
In which part of India is Dandakaranya forest located?
A
Central India
B
South India
C
Eastern side
D
North West
Question 10
Which of the following is the joint venture of Tamil Nadu and Kerala?
A
Parambikulam – Aliyar
B
Tehri Dam
C
Rajghat Dam
D
Thein Dam
Question 11
The state with the lowest population in India is
A
Sikkim
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Goa
D
Meghalaya
Question 12
The port that is located at Dolphin’s nose is
A
Paradip
B
Kandla
C
Tuticorn
D
Vishakhapatnam
Question 13
Neyveli is situated in which place in Tamil Nadu
A
North Arcot
B
South Arcot
C
Salem
D
Kanchipuram
Question 14
Census operation takes place once in every
A
20 years
B
5 years
C
7 year's
D
10 years
Question 15
The forest at Rameswaram is
A
Deciduous forest
B
Rain forest
C
Evergreen forest
D
Mangrove forest
Question 16
The industry that uses mica as a raw material is
A
Steel industry
B
Pottery industry
C
Electrical industry
D
Toy instry
Question 17
The place Anand is associated with
A
Brewery
B
Piggery
C
Dairy
D
Polutry
Question 18
Hindustan photo films manufacturing factory is in
A
Kodaikanal
B
Patna
C
Nagpur
D
None of these
Question 19
Which one of the following is a non – renewable source of energy?
A
Wind
B
Tidal wave
C
Kerosene
D
Gravitational energy
Question 20
Which one of the following is correctly matched?
A
Central food and Technological Research institute - Cochin (Kerala)
B
Central marine fisheries Research institute - Adyar (Tamil Nadu)
C
Central leather Research institute - Mysore (Karnataka)
D
Central Lac Research institute - Ranchi (Bihar)
Question 21
Which one of the India states has the maximum number of common borders with other Indian state?
A
West Bengal
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Karnataka
Question 22
The famous Kashmir valley is lying between
A
Pirpanjal and easterly range of Himadri
B
Pirpanjal and westerly range of Himadri
C
Karakoram range and Himadri
D
Dhang range and Siwalik
Question 23
Where do you find very less winter temperature?
A
Leh
B
Chitradurg
C
Patna
D
Ongole
Question 24
Himalayas rivers are perennial because
A
South – west monsoon gives rainfall
B
North – east monsoon gives rainfall
C
melting of snow resulting in the flow of water
D
get rainfall throughout the year
Question 25
The region which receives rainfall during north – east monsoon is
A
Malabar Coast
B
Konkan Coast
C
Chola mandalam Coast
D
Circar Coast
Question 26
Consider the following statements:
  •             Assertion (A): Tea and coffee are both grown in the Nilgiri hills
  •             Reason (R):     Both crops need similar conditions for growth
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 27
Consider the following statements:
  •             Assertion (A): The same type of parent material produces different types of soil in the
  •             Reason (R):     Black soil does not retain moisture.
Now select your answer according to the coding scheme given bellow:
A
(A) is 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 28
Which of the following is the highly priced timber in India?
A
Teak
B
Sal
C
Sandal wood
D
Rose wood
Question 29
Consider the following statements:
  • Assertion (A): The same type of parent material produces different types of soil in the area of different climate.
  •             Reason (R):     Climate plays an important role in soil formation.
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 30
Consider the following statements:
  •             Assertion (A): The population of India has increased rapidly since 1921.
  •             Reason (R):     In India, the birth rate has declined more rapidly than the death rate since  1921
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 31
Which one of the following indicates the Indian states in the descending order of population?
A
Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh
B
Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh
C
Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra
D
Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar
Question 32
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List – I                                                            List – II
  • Nepanagar Diesel
  • Varanasi Aircraft Industry
  • Nasik Newsprint
  • Kalamassery Machine tool industry
Codes:
A
3 1 2 4
B
3 1 4 2
C
3 2 4 1
D
4 1 2 3
Question 33
Consider the following statements:
  •             Assertion (A): The most important iron – ore fields are confined to Bihar
  •             Reason (R):     Bihar is the richest mineral producing state of India
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
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List - I                                                 List – II
  • Jewel of India Manipur
  • Garden city Bangalore
  • Land of five rivers                         Punjab
  • Botanists paradise Sikkim
Codes:
A
1 2 3 4
B
2 1 3 4
C
4 1 3 2
D
1 4 3 2
Question 35
N.H 47 connects
A
Kanyakumari with Delhi
B
Kanyakumari with Salem
C
Chennai with Dindigul
D
Mumbai with Delhi
Question 36
Arrange the cities in descending order of population according to the 1991 census.
A
Chennai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai
B
Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi, Chennai
C
Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai
D
New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai
Question 37
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List – I (Dam)                         List – II (River)
  • Nagarjuna sagar Chambal
  • Hirakud Chenab
  • Salai Krishna
  • Gandhi Sagar Mahanadi
Codes:
A
1 4 3 2
B
3 4 2 1
C
2 3 1 4
D
2 1 4 3
Question 38
The source of water for the steel plant at Jamshedpur is
A
Sutlej
B
Damodhar
C
Subarnarekha
D
Sone
Question 39
Which of the pairs are correctly matched?
  1. Narmada – Jabalpur II. Godavari – Nasik
  2. Mahanadi – Cuttack IV. Amaravathi – Tamilnadu
A
I and II
B
I,II,III and IV
C
I and III
D
III and IV
Question 40
the number of union territories are
A
7
B
8
C
10
D
9
Question 41
The Uttarakhand region consists of parts from
A
Bihar
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Maharastra
D
Madhyapradhesh
Question 42
Match List I Correctly with List II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List – I                                                List – II
  1. Land of Rising Sun -  Korea
  2. Land of Midnight sun  -  Finland
  3. Land of thousand lakes  -  Japan
  4. Land of Thunder bolt  -   Norway
  5.                                              -Bhutan
A
2 4 1 5
B
3 4 2 5
C
1 3 2 4
D
3 1 4 2
Question 43
There is a bird sanctuary in
A
Kodaikanal
B
Red Hills
C
Mudumalai
D
Vedanthangal
Question 44
The Indian National calendar is called
A
Gregorian
B
Kartika
C
Magha
D
Saka
Question 45
The equatorial diameter of the earth is
A
10784 kms
B
12754 kms
C
13864 kms
D
13996 kms
Question 46
India’s population is next only to
A
USA
B
Russia
C
Australia
D
China
Question 47
Identify the item which is not correctly matched?
A
Hosur – Rose Flowers
B
Ariyalur – Cement
C
Tiruppur – Knitting
D
Perambur – Fertiliser
Question 48
The first census was taken in the year
A
1852
B
1863
C
1872
D
1882
Question 49
The percentage of forest area in the total geographical area of India is
A
18 %
B
23%
C
33%
D
35%
Question 50
The place that records highest rainfall in India is
A
Mausinram
B
Cherrapunji
C
Augumbe
D
Meghalaya
Question 51
Pedology is the study of
A
Climate
B
Rocks
C
Earthquakes
D
Soil
Question 52
The time taken by the earth to complete one revolution round the sun is
A
365 Days 5 hrs. 48’ 45.5”
B
366 days 3 hrs. 50’ 50”
C
366 days 0 hrs. 0’ 0”
D
366 days 5 hrs. 50’ 45”
Question 53
The largest forest cover is in the state of
A
Orissa
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Arunachal Pradesh
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 54
The dispute between Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh relates to
A
Bhakra Dam
B
Hirakud Dam
C
Rihand Dam
D
Alamatti Dam
Question 55
Which one of the following is correctly matched?
A
Koyali – Gujarat
B
Barauni – Uttar Pradesh
C
Digboi – Bihar
D
Digboi – Bihar
Question 56
Bauxite is largely produced in this state of India
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Bihar
C
Punjab
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 57
Sugarcane is largely cultivated in this district in Karnataka
A
Bellary
B
Mandya
C
Mysore
D
Dharwar
Question 58
Mudumalai sanctuary is famous for
A
Tigers
B
Elephants
C
Lions
D
Birds
Question 59
Nearly ------------ percent of the people in India depends on agriculture either directly or indirectly for their living
A
70 %
B
80%
C
10 %
D
25%
Question 59 Explanation: 
Note: 65-70% (2007-2008)
Question 60
What we find in Tamil Nadu is
A
Laterite Soil
B
Alluvial Soil
C
Red Soil
D
Black Soil
Question 61
Which state of India has the largest number of cotton textile mills?
A
Maharashtra
B
Gujarat
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 62
The Literacy rate as per 1991 census in India was
A
52%
B
75%
C
60%
D
40%
Question 62 Explanation: 
Note: 64.8% in 2001
Question 63
Which of the following positions is occupied by the Indian railways in the world?
A
Fifth Largest
B
Second Largest
C
Third Largest
D
First Largest
Question 64
Coniferae refer to
A
Trees with small leaves
B
Forest in Africa
C
Poisonous Plants
D
Animals
Question 65
Galaxies refer to
A
Congregation of satellites
B
Congregation of Stars
C
An area in the moon
D
An area in the sun
Question 66
Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited in Trichy belongs to
A
Public Sector
B
Private Sector
C
Cooperative Sector
D
Joint Sector
Question 67
Kanchipuram is famous for
A
Cotton Sarees
B
Silk Sarees
C
Suitings
D
Jute
Question 68
Lignite is associated with
A
Jaipur
B
Salem
C
Neyveli
D
Kanpur
Question 69
“Eiffel Tower” is in
A
New York
B
Paris
C
London
D
Germany
Question 70
Charminar express runs between
A
Chennai and Delhi
B
Chennai and Ahmedabad
C
Chennai and Hyderabad
D
Chennai and Jaipur
Question 71
Tombs of Eqypt are called
A
Towers
B
Godowns
C
Pyramids
D
Memorials
Question 72
Capital of Bihar state is
A
Pataliputra
B
Panipat
C
Patna
D
Gandhinagar
Question 73
The state in which more sandal wood trees are present (in India) is
A
Kerala
B
Karnataka
C
Kashmir
D
Assam
Question 74
Match list I correctly with list II and select your answer using the codes given below:
  •                         List - I                                                 List – II
  • Lignite Perambalur
  • Iron ore Neyveli
  • Aluminium Bauxite Salem
  • Gypsum Kolli bills
A
3 2 1 4
B
2 3 4 1
C
1 2 3 4
D
4 1 2 3
Question 75
Which state of India has the largest number of cotton textile mills?
A
Maharashtra
B
Gujarat
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 76
Manganese is chiefly found in
A
Bihar
B
Maharashtra
C
Orissa
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 77
Which of the following states has low rate of population growth?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Kerala
C
Rajasthan
D
Mizoram
Question 78
Khetri in Rajasthan is famous for ------------ mining.
A
Copper
B
Marble
C
Manganese
D
Coal
Question 79
Visweswariah iron and steel works is located at
A
Burnpur
B
Bhadravati
C
Rourkela
D
Jamshedpur
Question 80
Jharia coal fields are located in
A
Bihar
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Orissa
D
Jharkhand
Question 81
The circular line where the earth and the sky meet is
A
Horizon
B
Sea
C
North Pole
D
South Pole
Question 82
A shining celestial body with a long tail is known as
A
Comet
B
Sun
C
Moon
D
Polestar
Question 83
Silent valley is situated in the state of
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Karnataka
C
Kerala
D
Punjab
Question 84
Auroville is situated in
A
Goa
B
Diu
C
Manila
D
Pondicherry
Question 85
“India Gate” is in
A
Delhi
B
Hyderabad
C
Mumbai
D
Kolkata
Question 85 Explanation: 
Note: “Gate way of India” – Mumbai
Question 86
The town situated at the mouth of Tapti is
A
Surat
B
Broach
C
Masulipatnam
D
Kandla
Question 87
The Peninsular rivers have their source in
A
Western Ghats
B
Easter Ghats
C
Vindhya – Satpura Ranges
D
Siwalik Hills
Question 88
The smallest district in area in Tamil Nadu is
A
Chennai
B
Kanyakumari
C
Tiruchirapalli
D
Madurai
Question 89
The region on the southern side of the Siwalik hills is called the
A
Dunes
B
Bhabhar
C
Terai
D
Khadar
Question 90
When is temperature the highest in south India?
A
April
B
June
C
July
D
August
Question 91
The soil best suited for rice cultivation is
A
Red Soil
B
Black Cotton Soil
C
Alluvial Soil
D
Sandy Soil
Question 92
The outer Himalayas are also known as
A
Dun hills
B
Siwalik range
C
Pir panjal range
D
Kumaon range
Question 93
Which of the following is correctly matched?
A
Nagarjuna Sagar – Krishna river
B
Hirakud – Godavari river
C
Bhakra Nangal – Bhakra
D
Damodar valley project – Indus river
Question 94
The southern most point of India is
A
Cape Comorin
B
Point Calimere
C
Indira Point in Nicobar Islands
D
None of the above
Question 95
Rourkela steel plant was established with the collaboration of
A
The United States
B
West Germany
C
France
D
Great Britain
Question 96
In India most of the rainfall occurs during
A
winter season
B
North – east monsoon season
C
South – west monsoon season
D
Summer season
Question 97
Thalayuthu is famous for
A
Cotton Bengal
B
Cement
C
Bihar
D
Sugar
Question 98
Locomotive industry is located in the state of
A
West Bengal
B
Orissa
C
Bihar
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 99
The state that has the largest area is
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Maharastra
C
Rajasthan
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 99 Explanation: 
Note: Currently Rajasthan is the biggest state.
Question 100
Periyar reservoir provides irrigation facilities to
A
Madurai District
B
Trichy District
C
Periyar District
D
Salem District
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